NetApp and VMware share a common vision around accelerating our customers' path to the cloud, delivering IT as a service. NetApp works very closely with VMware to provide powerful storage solutions for VMware environments, including VMware® vSphere®, VMware vCloud® Director, and VMware View™.

Our partnership with VMware enables our customers to derive maximum value in server and desktop virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions.

VMware vSphere
The most demanding data centers depend on vSphere, virtualizing business-critical applications and the entire data center with dynamic resource pools for unprecedented flexibility. The NetApp® storage solution for VMware vSphere delivers unprecedented storage efficiencies, end-to-end integrated data protection, and the flexibility to rapidly respond to changing business needs.

VMware vCloud Director
VMware vCloud Director pools virtual infrastructure resources in the data center and delivers them to users as a catalog-based service. NetApp enables key integration points with vCloud Director around the storage service catalog, provisioning, and backup and recovery of the vCloud environment.

VMware View
VMware View modernizes desktops and applications by moving them into the cloud and delivering them as a managed service. NetApp delivers one of the lowest storage costs per desktop, at $50 per seat.

Key Features:

  • Comprehensive integration portfolio
  • Intelligent policy-based provisioning and protection
  • Automate storage management through VMware vCenter

Business Benefits:

  • Reduce power, space, and cooling costs by 50%
  • 2x faster recovery times without performance impacts
  • Provision virtual servers and desktops 95% faster


CARCO Group CEO and IT Director discuss the virtues of pairing NetApp and VMware

Featured Video CARCO Group CEO and IT Director discuss the virtues of pairing NetApp and VMware


James Klazura

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