Category Archives: NetApp

Visit to NetApp

I was invited to NetApp a few weeks back, to participate in an executive briefing and update on all that is NetApp. It was quite exciting.  I had never been to NetApp and they have a very nice campus.  It … Continue reading

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My new lab, my new home away from home

Recently I was asked to goto our Norcross, GA office to help out with some of the work up there.  I will be spending most of my time there, commuting from WPB, Fl Mon-Fri to Georgia, and then returning on … Continue reading

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How to turn one JBOD into two JBOD’s

When putting together a storage lab for study, one of the important components is the disk arrays.  For the purpose of CCIE Storage Study, the arrays may seem to be rather generic, and from the MDS perspective they pretty much … Continue reading

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NetApp ONTAP 8 simulator and Parallels Desktop for Mac

As it turns out, Parallels will not work with the ONTAP 8 Simulator. The ONTAP 8 Simulator is built using a FreeBSD VM image. Parallels Transporter does not support the import of FreeBSD VM images. Parallels itself will allow you … Continue reading

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