• TheSNUG March - SaaS Data Protection

    NetApp Office - Sydney

    As organisations move their workloads to SaaS-based offerings, an often overlooked aspect is how is the data protected. Frequently it is assumed that backup and recovery is included, and although availability and versioning do exist, the traditional capability to backup and recover components in a user-friendly fashion does not. In the March installment of TheSNUG we are going to drill into this with Office 365 in particular and look at what is and isn't included by default along with some of the ways you can add user friendly recoverability of different aspects of the environment (Mail items, Calendar appointments, files in OneDrive for Business and Sharepoint sites). The session will cover some of the questions you should ask when approaching a SaaS solution and what you should be looking for in a tool to provide these capabilities. We will also include a demo of our favourite of these tools. As a special addition, we will also have an early look at the architecture of the upcoming NetApp Data Availability Services offering, which allows you to use "the cloud" to extract additional value out of your backup data. Thanks TheSNUG Team

  • TheSNUG Returns! Lets talk Hybrid Cloud!

    NetApp Office - Sydney

    Most IT organisations have realised that they can't rely on On-Premises IT infrastructure or Public Clouds alone. This has caused a number of solutions that try to answer the challenges for moving applications and/or data between these separate silos. Please join TheSNUG team and learn how NetApp Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure can allow you to achieve a simplified platform for your entire IT Infrastructure no matter where it resides. NetApp Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure (HCI) is designed to be a deployable region that you can use as an extension of your public and private clouds. Provide cross-cloud application deployment, data replication, protection and management to your users. Best of all, NetApp HCI simplifies the integration and orchestration of enterprise data services in any combination across your choice of public clouds. Join the NetApp Australia HCI Expert - Nathan King to learn about and see the following: *Replicate your on-prem data to and from Public Clouds (AWS or Azure) *Integrate persistent container storage for your Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure using Trident *Extend NetApp Kubernetes Service on NetApp HCI Doors open from 5:30pm Kick off from 6:00pm Beer and Pizza served at 7:00pm We will have a few giveaways for great questions so come armed! Looking forward to seeing you – TheSNUG Team

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  • Inaugural Sydney NUG Christmas Insight Spectacular

    NetApp Office - Sydney

    Come along to the first Sydney NetApp User Group (SNUG) session. We will celebrate breaking for the year, launching the user group and provide a review of all the highlights from the Las Vegas and Barcelona NetApp Insight Conferences. 5:30pm - Arrival and Grab a drink 6:00pm - Kick-Off with Introductions 6:15pm - Overview of Insight Announcements 7:00pm - Pizza and Beer and Networking