Tag Archives: NetApp

SAP Team Sets World Record for Largest Data Warehouse

A team of engineers led by SAP have set a new Guinness World Record for the largest data warehouse, four times larger than the previous record. The 12.1 petrabyte data warehouse was built by engineers from SAP, BMMsoft, Red Hat, Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ), NetApp and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the company announced Wednesday. Engineers …

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DC TV Station to Air Govt Cloud Computing Special; Mark Weber Comments

Washington-based television station WRC will air a 30-minute television program at 12 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday and Sunday on cloud computing in the public sector. “Gov Innovate: Cloud Computing” will feature two federal panels and a state and local panel that will discuss how agencies can adopt cloud technologies …

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Lee Vorthman Promoted to NetApp US Public Sector Civilian Agencies CTO

Lee Vorthman, a 16-year technology industry veteran, has confirmed to GovCon Wire that he has been promoted to chief technology officer for federal civilian agencies at NetApp’s (NASDAQ: NTAP) U.S. public sector. In his new role, he will work to establish the technical direction and overall strategy for the company’s …

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Unisys Among 7 to Join NetApp’s Public Sector Cyber Alliance; Mark Weber Comments

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) and seven other cybersecurity services providers have joined a NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) collaborative program that aims to develop technologies for government agencies to mitigate cyber threats. NetApp’s U.S. public sector cyber alliance program also seeks to build partnerships and interoperability of cyber platforms based on NetApp virtualization, …

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NetApp Pricing 2017, 2022 Senior Notes at $1B

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) has priced senior notes due 2017 and 2022 at $1 billion total for general corporate purposes, the company announced Wednesday. The company priced $750 million in aggregate principal amount of its 2 percent 2017 senior notes and $250 million of its 3.25 percent 2022 notes. Net proceeds …

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NetApp Promotes Jay Kidd to CTO; Tom Georgens Comments

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) has promoted Jay Kidd to senior vice president and chief technology officer, the company announced Wednesday. He will report to Manish Goel, executive vice president of product operations, and hold responsibility for shaping the company’s technology vision. The company also announced the appointment of Jonathan Kissane to its …

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GovConExec Spring Issue Expands on Big Data Opportunities, Mergers

GovConExec, published by GovCon Wire’s parent company Executive Mosaic, released the Spring 2012 issue, providing the latest news and government contracting executive views on healthcare, mobility, the current budget environment as well as on the new market buzz big data. GovConExec explores how big data is impacting the contracting community …

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NetApp to Repurchase $200M of Common Stock

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) has announced it intends to repurchase $200 million of its common stock under its preexisting stock repurchase program. At that point, $900 million will remain in the preexisting authorization. The company said it will begin the repurchases in July 2011.

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NetApp Schedules Financial Release

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will announce financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011, following the close of the market on May 25. According to the firm, “NetApp executive management will host a conference call with the financial analyst community at 2:00 p.m. PST to provide their perspective on …

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NetApp CEO Georgens to Speak at Wells Fargo Tech Transformation Summit

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) announced that CEO Tom Georgens will address the Wells Fargo Tech Transformation Summit in San Francisco on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. According to the firm, “a live audio Webcast of the presentation will be available at investors.netapp.com. The audio Webcast archive of the event …

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