More than 40 emerging local cloud services providers have bought kit from storage specialist NetApp – which is delighted with the new business, even though it believes a fair proportion of those cloud services will go bust.
Likewise announced today membership in the NetApp Alliance Partner Program as an Advantage Alliance Partner. The collaboration provides NetApp customers with identity management and authentication software for secure access control of NetApp® unified storage systems.
Queensland based financial services business Suncorp is to spend $275 million on the next phase of its core systems modernisation programme intended to reduce its operating costs, kill off 14 more legacy systems and deliver savings of $200 million a year scheduled to kick in by 2016.
Data storage heavyweight NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) shook up its top management team a bit this week, adding a new head of strategy and promoting a seven-year company veteran as its new chief technology officer (CTO), moves the company believes will enable it to capitalize on technology and business trends to better position it for future growth.
Jonathan Kissane, former CA Technologies senior vice pre