NetApp Bundles SAN, NAS Products
NetApp's new storage appliances target low-end customers with iSCSI models.Network Appliance Inc. this week plans to roll out new bundles of existing SAN and NAS hardware, software and support. The new bundles will be aimed at users of applications such as Microsoft Exchange, SQL Server and Lotus Domino. One of the major targets of NetApps bundles will be customers migrating from Exchange 5.5 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, said Rod Mathews, senior director of Windows marketing at NetApp.
NetApp is offering four basic bundles ranging from the entry-level FAS250 iSCSI appliance with 500GB of capacity to the 1TB FAS270C appliance running a Fibre Channel interface.