With a long history of collaboration and innovation to provide industry-leading solutions, NetApp and LSI, an Avago Technologies Company, continue to jointly leverage best-of-breed technologies with the mutual goal of solving customer challenges in the datacenter. With a tremendous investment in pursuing joint engineering initiatives and testing, customers can directly benefit with fully tested and integrated turn-key hardware and software solutions.

LSI offers the broadest SAS product portfolio in the industry with true end-to-end solutions in conjunction with NetApp. LSI's proven SAS core has completed extensive stress and interoperability testing with NetApp storage systems, resulting in the industry's most robust, interoperable solution. LSI HBAs deliver superior performance and external connectivity, satisfying both SAS and SATA requirements while providing extreme scalability. LSI also offers the innovative 16 port SAS Switch, extending the capabilities of SAS in direct-attached storage environments by allowing multiple servers to connect to one or more independent NetApp storage systems.

Nytro flash accelerator cards are part of a second-generation family of PCIe flash adapters that complement the NetApp series of storage systems. They are designed to accelerate database applications such as web serving, data warehousing, online transaction processing and high-performance computing. Nytro flash accelerator cards combine enterprise-class flash performance and reliability, from LSI SandForce® flash storage processors, with LSI SAS drivers for simplified datacenter deployments that include NetApp solutions.

Together, LSI and NetApp are leading the way in introducing new and innovative ways that enable our customers to succeed in business.

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