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OB Final Project Write-up - NetApp No company prides itself...

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NetApp No company prides itself more on its unique culture than NetApp. NetApp is a technology company and is the leading enterprise network storage and data management solutions provider. NetApp’s main headquarters is located in Sunnyvale, California, but the company also has locations in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, Bangalore, India, London, England, and the Netherlands.   David Hitz, James Lau and Michael Malcolm founded Network Appliance in 1992. The company was founded as Network Appliance, but has now come to be known as NetApp. According to prweekus.com, “NetApp recently unveiled a new logo, Web site, and tagline, “Go further, faster,” as part of a rebranding effort in March 2008.” The company's key products and services include a few of the following: FlexClone, FlexCache, FAS6000 (part of the Fabric-Attached Storage family), and SnapVault. The company’s products and services help simplify the complexities of storing, managing, protecting, and archiving enterprise data. NetApp has partnerships with key industry leaders such as IBM Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Oracle Corporation, SAP Corporation, Symantec Corporation, and VMware. NetApp may have more than 7,999 employees, but the company still maintains a culture similar to that of a start-up company. The company upholds an open door policy which allows employees to walk into any executive’s office to have a discussion with them or ask them a question. Creativity is encouraged and the company allows its employees to take a new idea and
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