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NetApp Insight 2021 conference news and coverage

NetApp will once again go virtual for its annual Insight conference. When the event kicks off, get the latest NetApp news in this updating 2021 conference guide.


Next Pathway execs offer cloud migration tips, savings

Saving money in the cloud is possible, according to Next Pathway execs, but it requires rigorous planning and foresight before making a move.


7 NAS encryption best practices to protect data

Data storage security is as important now as it's ever been. Encryption is one way to make NAS devices more secure against such threats as ransomware.


Google Cloud pushes Filestore for enterprise, adds new features

Google Cloud adds a new enterprise tier for Filestore, its public cloud file storage service, with new features including Kubernetes backup and custom dual-region selection.

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