NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) has announced that it won “Best of Show” at Flash Memory Summit 2015 for its flash innovation with customer Global Eagle Entertainment. NetApp also took home three 2015 Flash Storage Brand Leader Awards, with the NetApp All Flash FAS (AFF) system winning the Unified SAN/NAS Array category.
“These awards validate the market impact of NetApp flash innovation,” said Lee Caswell, vice president, Product and Solutions Marketing, NetApp. “We are especially pleased with the Unified SAN/NAS Array award, as we see more and more customers seamlessly moving high-performance SAN applications to NetApp all-flash systems.”
The NetApp AFF all-flash array, powered by the NetApp clustered Data ONTAP storage operating system, won individual honors in the All Flash Unified SAN/NAS Array Brand Leader category in Market, Price, Performance, Reliability, and Innovation leadership. In addition, the company’s EF all-flash array ranked #1 in All Flash InfiniBand Array, earning recognition for Market, Performance, and Innovation leadership.
Flash Memory Summit 2015 was held this week in Santa Clara, California. The conference program included keynote speeches from leading vendors including Oracle, Toyota, Samsung Semiconductor, SanDisk, Segate, NetApp, Tegile Systems, and Toshiba.