Story image

NetApp A/NZ comes out on top for All-Flash Array storage in IDC survey

06 Jul 17

NetApp Australia and New Zealand has come out on top in a recent IDC survey.

NetApp Australia and New Zealand has been ranked in first place in the All Flash Array (AFA) Storage category by the market research firm.

According to IDC’s research, NetApp’s ranked number one in the "All Flash Array" category for the Australia and New Zealand region for CY17Q1 with a 30.05% market share by vendor revenue.

Glenn McPherson, managing director, NetApp Australia and New Zealand comments, “the IDC results are a testament to our focus on delivering the best-in-class customer experience by optimising IT performance and saving costs.”

“The All Flash Array market in ANZ is gaining significance and Flash solutions are changing the economics of the Data Centre.”

McPherson continues, “at NetApp, we are leading the way by providing the industry’s most complete and differentiated all-flash portfolio to build out next generation data centres in Australia & New Zealand.’’

NetApp’s all-flash product portfolio includes the FAS A-series for the enterprise, the SolidFire series for the next-generation data center, the EF-Series, and the first generation AFF8000 line.

“NetApp’s All Flash Array Storage enables customers to accelerate their business without compromising efficiency, reliability, or IT flexibility,” McPherson adds.

A brief history of NetApp

The American global storage and data management company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and was founded in 1992 by David Hitz, James Lau, and Michael Malcolm.

In 2015, George Kurian became NetApp’s chief executive officer.  

The company operates in 145 countries around the world. In Australia, the company is headquartered in North Sydney, with offices located in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Perth.

The self-proclaimed data authority for hybrid cloud, the company provides a full range of hybrid data services that aim to simplify the management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments, helping to accelerate digital transformation.

How McAfee aims to curb enterprise data loss
McAfee DLP aims to help safeguard intellectual property and ensure compliance by protecting sensitive data.
HPE promotes 'circular economy' for end-of-use tech
HPE is planning to show businesses worldwide that throwing old tech and assets into landfill is not the best option when it comes to end-of-use disposal.
2018 sees 1,500% increase in coinmining malware - report
This issue will only continue to grow as IoT forms the foundation of connected devices and smart city grids.
CSPs ‘not capable enough’ to meet 5G demands of end-users
A new study from Gartner produced some startling findings, including the lack of readiness of communications service providers (CSPs).
Oracle announces a new set of cloud-native managed services
"Developers should have the flexibility to build and deploy their applications anywhere they choose without the threat of cloud vendor lock-in.”
How AT&T aims to help businesses recover faster from a disaster
"Companies need to be able to recover and continue operations ASAP, without pulling resources from other places to get back up and running."
2019 threat landscape predictions - Proofpoint
Proofpoint researchers have looked ahead at the trends and events likely to shape the threat landscape in the year to come.
How your enterprise backup solution could fail
Even the best-trained employees are prone to error, and unfortunately, sometimes those errors affect enterprise backups.