Sunnyvale, Calif. - January 26, 2009
- In February, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will present at the
Ethernet Technology Summit and the USENIX Conference on File and
Storage Technologies (FAST), driving industry discussions around
Fibre Channel over Ethernet and file system infrastructure issues
such as congestion, troubleshooting, and metadata searches.
Mike McNamara, Product Marketing manager at NetApp, will
participate at the Ethernet Technology Summit in a panel discussion
titled "How FCoE Will Impact the Data Center." The panel discussion
will take place on Wednesday, February 25, from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Pacific Time at the Wyndham Hotel in San Jose, California. NetApp
will also have a booth, # 3-C, in the Ethernet Alliance
USENIX FAST Conference
NetApp experts will take part in three presentations at the USENIX
Conference on File and Storage Technologies: "Understanding
Customer Problem Troubleshooting from Storage System Logs," "A
Congestion-Aware Network File System," and "Spyglass: Fast,
Scalable Metadata Search for Large-Scale Storage Systems." The
USENIX FAST Conference will take place February 24 to 27 at the
Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Francisco, California. NetApp is the
sponsor of the conference reception on February 25.
NetApp Industry Appointments in
The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) recently
selected Denise Ridolfo, NetApp's Industry and Standards operations
manager, who reports to the CTO office, to the SNIA Europe Board of
Directors. She will take an active role in SNIA Europe's Marketing
Committee, supporting the development of educational content for
European technology initiatives through her strong links to the
SNIA forums and initiatives. SNIA Europe works closely with SNIA
Worldwide to promote the adoption of open storage architectures,
technologies, and services and to provide a strong source of
vendor-neutral information to storage and information management
professionals throughout EMEA.
For more information about NetApp®
industry standards efforts to help rapid application deployment,
smooth integration into customers' existing infrastructures, and
improve interoperability with other vendors' solutions by utilizing
and supporting open standards, visit www.netapp.com/us/company/leadership/industry-standards.
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