NetApp Showcasing Data Management Solutions for SAP Environments to Reduce Customers' Cost and Complexity at SAPPHIRE 2007 Events

What:

Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) will demonstrate how NetApp® unified storage and data management software helps customers using SAP applications to reduce cost-in some cases by up to 50%-and complexity, minimize risk, and improve their ability to control change at SAPPHIRE SAP in Atlanta in April 2007 and Vienna in May 2007.

NetApp representatives will be present to discuss and demonstrate the business benefits and technical details of NetApp solutions for SAP environments, specifically for business continuity, archive and compliance, non-disruptive data replication across heterogeneous SAP environments, and storage consolidation.

Additionally, NetApp customer CONSOL Energy Inc. will present at the following sessions:

Session:

"CONSOL Energy: Reduce Up to 30% to 50% in the Storage and Data Infrastructure for SAP Software"
CONSOL Energy produces high-bituminous coal and gas, which collectively fuels two-thirds of all U.S. power generation. In 2005, "Fortune" magazine named CONSOL Energy one of America's most admired companies. CONSOL Energy runs its entire business on SAP software. The session will cover how to align the storage and data infrastructure, backup solutions and SAP software to address constantly changing business requirements-while reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO) up to 30%- 50%.

Venues:

Monday, April 23, 2:20-2:50 p.m. EDT in the NetWeaver room in the Platform Theater
Tuesday, April 24, 8:00-8:45 a.m. EDT in Room 10 (session code 1004)

Event:

SAPPHIRE+ASUG ATLANTA

Dates:

April 22-25, 2007

Where:

Georgia World Congress Center

Booth:

509

URL:

www.sapsapphire.com/usa2007/index.epx

Event:

SAPPHIRE VIENNA

Dates:

May 14-16, 2007

Where:

Reed Exhibitions Messe Wien

URL:

www.sapsapphire.com/usa2007/index.epx


Press Contact:

Katryn McGaughey
NetApp PR
Ph: (408) 822-3856
katrynm@netapp.com

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