Category Archives: Netapp

NetApp performance monitoring disk level

Hi All in this module (NetApp performance monitoring disk level), I will try to explain very interesting and confusing topic related to storage performance which is the monitoring the storage performance on disk level. Many of us working on storage profile specially on Netapp monitor the storage performance using the NetApp provided general utilities like… Read More »

Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 3

Hi All, i think, you are done with the understanding of part 1 and part 2, and till the end of the part 2 we have covered first three primary steps of configuration now in this blog “Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 3” i will explain the rest of the steps required for… Read More »

Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 2

Hi All, Most of relevant theory part to understand the NetApp snapmirror i have explained in my last blog “Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 1” now from this blog “Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 2”  i will only start focus on the steps required to configure the volume Async snapmirror with… Read More »

Disaster recovery solution with NetApp Snapmirror part 1

Hi All, I am back again with the introduction and configuration solution of one more NetApp Technology that is used to built the Disaster recovery site using NetApp FAS appliances, the solution that NetApp provide to create the DR site is called ” snapmirror ” so to achieve the Disaster recovery configuration NetApp “snapmirror” is… Read More »

NetApp Deduplication and how it works

NetApp Deduplication and how it works NetApp Deduplication feature- NetApp Deduplication is a part of NetApp storage efficiency feature.it provides the feature to remove the duplicate blocks in NetApp storage system and enable’s an organization to store a huge amount of data in comparative lesser physical storage.For an organization to meet the storage growth requirement… Read More »

What is Flexclone Technology in NetApp

What is FlexClone Technology in NetApp As Discussed many advantages on NetApp snapshot technology in my previous Blog’s, FlexClone is one other NetApp technology that works on NetApp snapshot engine. So when we listen this word Clone what first come’s in our mind of creating a replica of something, and as the word “flex” is… Read More »

Data Recovery From NetApp snapshot’s

Data Recovery From NetApp snapshot’s Hi All, In my previous blog i have described that “What is snapshot and how it works”. so from that post i think functionality of snapshot’s is clear to you. As described snapshot is the base of NetApp technology, and it is used for taking the data backup, but for… Read More »

How to Calculate Usable Space in NetApp

How to calculate usable space in NetApp Hi All, From my Personal experience of journey with NetApp FAS implementation, i personally think that NetApp Pre-sales and implementation guys got stuck when they asked to calculate the RAW and Usable space from NetApp FAS console. So in this blog i will try to clear this calculation… Read More »

Write Anywhere File Layout (WAFL) with NetApp

Hi Readers.Write Anywhere File Layout (WAFL) with NetApp Today is the day to learn NetApp Ontap and WAFL, In my last post I discussed Netapp Snapshot Technology, which describes the secret behind the Netapp storage performance in case of data backup and restoration. Netapp owns one more patent technology which can be described as a secret behind their… Read More »