NetApp CEO George Kurian On HCI, Cloud, And Acquisition Strategy


NetApp Looking At Leadership Roles In Flash Storage, Cloud, HCI

Anyone who thinks NetApp is a storage company may need to take a new look. NetApp is on a tear in the IT world. Yes, it is the second-largest vendor of flash storage and of storage in general, and has the fastest-growing flash storage business. But the company also has partnerships with hyperscalers like Amazon Web Services to seamlessly extend data management across on-premises and cloud environments and has a nascent hyper-converged infrastructure offering unique in its ability to tie to enterprise operations.

NetApp CEO George Kurian recently spoke with CRN about where the company is going into the future, including a look at NetApp's acquisition strategy.

Here's an in-depth look at what is happening at NetApp.