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Bull and NetApp announce the opening of a new joint storage solution center in Grenoble France

Posted on 24 March 2011 by Pierre Picard

Center of expertise and interaction, preparing organisations for the evolution of their storage infrastructures to the virtualised data center – foundation of cloud computing.

 Hosted in Bull’s Customer Briefing Center (CBC) in the Grenoble technopole in the French Alps, the facility leverages NetApp’s storage technologies and Bull’s storage expertise delivered through their StoreWay storage integration organisation.

 The StoreWay NetApp Solution Center showcases the latest in storage solutions through end-to-end storage infrastructures integrating application, server and storage components and addressing the needs of organisations to reduce cost, manage risk and improve service levels while maintaining operational flexibility.

 Through technology briefings, workshops and live demonstrations, the StoreWay NetApp Solution Center addresses the major storage challenges faced by organisations today, covering topics including Desktop Virtualisation, Data Backup in Virtualised Environments and Hierarchical Storage Management of email and file data.

The event took place in the presence of Michel Destot, Deputy and Mayor of Grenoble, Geneviève Fioraso, Deputy of the Isère department, Jean Vaylet, President of Industry and Commerce Chamber of Grenoble, Loic Lietar, President of Minalogic, the micro-nanotechnology and embedded software international cluster. It was the opportunity for Philippe Miltin, Executive VP of Bull Computing Solutions Business Line, Olivier Gaumont, Director of Bull Enterprise Server and Storage, and Marc Montiel, General Manager of NetApp France. to meet journalists and major customers.

“This event is the culmination of six years of cooperation marked by mutual willingness to always offer our customers the opportunity to go further, faster. Bull is a partner with whom we share the same vision and values  of commitment to our customers” said Marc Montiel, General Director at NetApp France. The highly structured and industrialised approach of the StoreWay NetApp Solution Center in embedding our storage technologies in customer-realistic solutions goes way beyond the classic Demonstration Center and is unique in our partner ecosystem.

 As a Star level Partner in the NetApp partner program since 2005, Bull is an Authorised Support Partner (ASP) and Authorised Professional Services Provider (APSP) in their principal European markets including France, Netherlands, Austria, Poland and the UK

  The StoreWay NetApp Solution Center is open to Bull and NetApp’s French and International customers through on-site visits and remote access.


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