NetApp presents the latest version of its next-generation object storage software, which helps businesses control over rich content and accelerate their digital transformation.
“The fast-tracking pace of digitization is creating major data management challenges for geographically distributed businesses and service providers,” said Amita Potnis, a research manager at IDC. “NetApp StorageGRID Webscale is an easy-to-install and highly scalable solution that will help users build the infrastructure they need to support massive growth in structured and unstructured data.”
A next-generation architecture for managing Rich Data
Recent improvements to StorageGRID Webscale provide IT teams and develop a software-oriented storage solution to manage scale data. The solution also brings companies closer to the creation of a next-generation data center.
StorageGRID Webscale now offers:
More software installation options, including Docker container support, and the ability to install them on bare-metal servers
Simplified OpenStack storage installations with Keystone integration, support for Swift access control lists (ACLs) and heat-less distribution
Better multilevel control with the ability to monitor and manage user capacity shares
Certification with Veritas Enterprise Vault to centralize the retention of email, file, social media and more
“Data is the lifeblood of today’s successful businesses. NetApp is in a unique position to help clients in their path to data-led organizations, “explains Clemens Siebler, Manager Solution Architects EMEA at NetApp. “StorageGRID Webscale provides a next-generation storage architecture that helps customers easily create scalable data for archive, analytic and multimedia data between geographically distributed data centers and public clouds.”
To foster greater understanding of the benefits of Object Storage technology, NetApp has organized a Webinar on May 31, 2017, which can be registered here for free.
In addition to the advantages and features of StorageGrid Webscale presented by NetApp experts will be described a Storage Grid Webscale project implemented in Italy through the customer’s voice