NetApp is an active participant in many standards bodies and industry associations, with the goals of driving industry technology directions, extending our technology innovation into standards bodies to ensure that emerging standards meet our business and architectural requirements, demonstrating to our customers and partners our commitment to interoperability and an open systems infrastructure.
NetApp leads various groups within the Storage Networking Industry Association, namely the Analytics & Big Data, Cloud Storage, Ethernet Storage, Green Storage, Solid State Storage and Storage Management. We are at the forefront of these and driving technology trends through our leadership. For more information, please visit www.snia.org
The investments we’ve made to enable NetApp solutions to be provisioned and managed smoothly within an OpenStack environment represent a tremendous opportunity to leverage the best of open source ingenuity combined with enterprise-proven NetApp storage and data management.
oVirt, the first truly open and comprehensive data centre virtualization management initiative, provides a venue for user and developer cooperation. The heart of the project is the open source code of oVirt, and the community is governed openly, modeled after the Apache Foundation, Eclipse, LVM, and many other well-functioning Linux communities.