Today, NetApp announced a new solution NetApp Connect, designed for fast mobile access to data stored in the NetApp storage.
The decision established on the basis of technology, NetApp acquired the company ionGrid, integrates with NetApp environment without the need for complex setup a VPN or a refresher authentication. Also, all data remains in the local storage system is provided with ease of access to the user and ease of operation for the organization.
The rapid proliferation of mobile devices provides the convenience of remote operation and can improve the performance of individual employees. However, because of the need to gain access to corporate files and documents from anywhere and from any device, end users often neglect the requirements of IT security, using unreliable public cloud services, which jeopardizes the safety of corporate data.
NetApp Connect complements the fast-growing line of powerful mobile solutions developed by NetApp and its partners, which also includes the Citrix ShareFile products and software package VMware Horizon, allowing NetApp to offer business customers even more new features. Developed in conjunction with partners solutions that are integrated with data management features storage NetApp (or architecture clustered Data ONTAP), provide efficient and secure collaboration, file sharing and mobile access to data.
NetApp Connect application functions the same as any other application for the iPhone or iPad. However, it is highly manageable solution and create a mobile device safe container, allowing you to store data under control. It also allows IT managers to raise enterprise data management and user access to them on a new level that ensures compliance with existing rules and policies, and provides assurance that the information requested falls on the right device to the right person at the right time. In this case, the data may be in the home directory on the Microsoft SharePoint applications or internal networks. Documents are displayed in the excellent quality with high resolution, maintained uniformity brand. This allows you to integrate mobile devices into business processes and improve productivity of employees.
NetApp Connect app is now available on the Apple App Store and will soon be optimized for use with other mobile devices.
NetApp Connect – Secure Mobile Access to Corporate Data: http://www.netapp.com/us/products/software/connect.aspx
nd walkthrough of the NetApp Connect App: http://www.netapp.com/us/library/videos.aspx?videoId=2376741043001