NetApp FAS2000 Voted Best Storage System in the 2008 ServerWatch Product Excellence Awards
Sunnyvale, CA - June 6, 2008 - NetApp (NASDAQ:
NTAP) today announced that the FAS2000 storage system was voted
Best Storage System in the 2008 ServerWatch Product Excellence
Awards. This is the second year in a row that NetApp has received
this honor from ServerWatch readers; the S500 storage system won in
The ServerWatch Product Excellence Awards are the online
publication's annual reader-driven awards recognizing achievement
and innovation in 10 categories in enterprise software, hardware,
and services. The FAS2000 series topped this year's list of
nominees, which included EMC, IBM, and HDS
"Customers of all sizes are facing increased data storage
challenges and need solutions that can help drive cost and
complexity out of their data centers," said Patrick Rogers, vice
president of Solutions Marketing at NetApp. "The ServerWatch
Product Excellence Award is a tremendous recognition of the value,
speed, and efficiency that the FAS2000 is delivering to our
customers' data center environments."
The FAS2000 systems, which include the FAS2020 and FAS2050, help
customers consolidate storage resources for improved simplicity,
energy efficiency, and processing time. The systems are versatile
and flexible, with integrated block- and file-level access and data
protection, as well as the ability to scale up to 104 terabytes.
Based on the NetApp® Data ONTAP® operating system, the
FAS2000 enables customers to deploy leading deduplication
technology. This versatility and flexibility helps customers save
time and get their products to market faster and also to save money
through reduced storage hardware and staffing requirements.
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