Posts tagged “NetApp”

Updated May 19, 2015

Premium Lock Sources: NetApp cutting 15 percent of its work force at RTP campus

NetApp, its stock price under pressure and with competition "disrupting" its data storage business, is cutting some 15 percent or 200 positions of its work force at the company's big campus in Research Triangle Park, sources say. NetApp says it can't comment.

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Updated February 12, 2015

Premium Lock Inside NetApp: Declining revenues means more reliance on VMware

NetApp Analysis: As revenue declines, NetApp turns to VMware to tap into the growing hyperconverged market, writes Stephen Belanger of Technology Business Research.

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January 8, 2015

Premium Lock Data center forecast: Look for more hardware consolidation

In the first of three special reports, analysts at Technology Business Research offer a detailed analysis of what is likely to happen across the data center industry. Transformation will reach "unprecedented levels" in a market were Red Hat, Cisco, NetApp, IBM, Lenovo, Oracle and many others are major players. And each of the mentioned firms has a major presence in the Triangle. WTW Insiders can read the details.

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November 24, 2014

Premium Lock NetApp doubling down on cloud, analytics, convergence

Analysis: NetApp has repositioned its portfolio to take advantage of opportunity by emphasizing its cloud, analytics and converged capabilities. Research Analyst Stephen Belanger takes an in-depth look at the storage technology firm, which has a major presence in RTP.

'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy 'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy

November 12, 2014

Premium Lock Split decision for NetApp: Earnings beat Street but forecast doesn't

NetApp Storage technology firm NetApp, which operates a large campus in RTP, beats Street expectations of earnings but misses just a bit on revenue. However, its forecast is not what analysts expected.

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August 14, 2014

Premium Lock Inside NetApp: Aggressive 'cloud,' big data efforts not enough to stem off revenue drop

Analysis: NetApp, which operates a larger corporate campus in Research Triangle Park and is committed to expanding it, reports a drop in revenue for its most recent quarter. The storage technology firm is battling industry moves to "cloud" computing and hardware commoditization, writes Stephen Belanger of Technology Business Research.

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Updated June 10, 2014

Premium Lock Looking for work? 'Bullish' hiring in Raleigh-Cary, Manpower says

Jobs        Job seekers in the Raleigh-Cary metro area can expect better hunting in the third quarter of this year, says a new survey of employers from talent management firm Manpower. Across the state, hiring is forecast as "strong."

June 3, 2014

Premium Lock IT groups boycott IBM; McConnell joins Keona board; Siemens slashing jobs; NC bank picks SAS; NetApp raising $500M; DataChambers picks contractor

Bulldog Bulldog tech and life science roundup: Tech groups boycott IBM, Manpower, Infosys over foreign job recruiting; McConnell joins Keona board; Siemens cutting 3,800 jobs; Bank of North Carolina picks SAS; NetApp raising $500 million; Raleigh contractor to build NC Research Campus data center.

Updated May 30, 2014

Premium Lock NetApp dedicates huge R&D engineering lab in RTP

NetApp formally opens a new 155,000-square foot research and development lab focused on cloud computing technology and development at its growing campus in Research Triangle Park on Friday morning. Despite two recent rounds of layoffs across the company, NetApp continues to grow in N.C.

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May 22, 2014

Premium Lock Inside NetApp earnings: Cost cuts challenge differentiation in 'cloud' market

Analysis: In its latest earnings report, NetApp reported less than expected revenue but higher earnings. However, revenue projections were below Street consensus. Kris Macomber of Technology Business Research analyzes what's up with NetApp, which has a huge campus in RTP.

'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy 'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy

Updated April 8, 2014

Premium Lock NetApp's CEO replaces chairman in shakeup; shares drop 3.3%

Dan Warmenhoven, the chairman of the board at NetApp, is being replaced "effectively immediately" by the company's CEO, the storage device technology firm says. Warmenhoven, a former CEO of the firm, will leave the board in September. Also, the company promotes an executive to president with a $25,000 raise.

NetApp's Dan Warmenhoven  NetApp's Dan Warmenhoven

April 8, 2014

Premium Lock With long-time leader Warmenhoven out, what next for NetApp?

The sudden replacement of Dan Warmenhoven as chairman at NetApp and his retirement from the storage technology firm's board likely means more change is coming. As the company, which has a big presence in RTP, struggles to deal with the era of "cloud computing," CEO and now Chairman Tom Goergens has even more control over its future.

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Updated February 13, 2014

Premium Lock NetApp's profit rises 21% in fiscal Q3 even as revenue slips

NetApp Storage technology company NetApp reported fiscal third quarter results showing 21 percent increase in profits despite a slight revenue decline.

February 13, 2014

Premium Lock Inside NetApp: Finding ways to battle increasing 'cloud' competition

Analysis: NetApp, which operates a huge campus in Research Triangle Park, continues to drive profitability despite ongoing hardware commodization and aggressive competitor pricing. How? Analysis firm Technology Business Research offers its take.

'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy 'UnboundCloud' is part of NetApp's cloud strategy

November 15, 2013

Premium Lock Inside NetApp's earnings: Laser-like focus on software pays off

Analysis: NetApp's continued laser-like focus on software innovation is helping offset hardware declines. While its storage hardware revenue experienced a double-digit decline compared to last quarter, NetApp's software and services revenues grew modestly.

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Updated October 22, 2013

Premium Lock SAS ranks No. 2, Quintiles No. 18 in global Great Place to Work list

Several technology and life science firms with a major presence in North Carolina crack the top 25 in the annual World's Best Multinational Workplaces ranking. NetApp, Cisco, Google, Microsoft and Novartis all make the list.

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Updated September 13, 2013

Premium Lock Cisco's latest acquisition threatens partnerships with EMC, NetApp

Cisco's latest acquisition announced this week - a $415 million deal for Whiptail - could have some unintended consequences. While bolstering Cisco's product lineup, the Whiptail deal also threatens its relationship with EMC and NetApp. All three firms have a big presence in the Triangle.

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August 15, 2013

Premium Lock Inside NetApp earnings: Hardware revenue will remain a challenge

Analysis: Technology Business Research believes the firm's hardware revenue challenges in 2Q13 reflect broader industry budgetary limitations and the shifting value proposition of data center solutions away from hardware and toward software and services.

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June 28, 2013

Premium Lock SAS, Quintiles slip on Europe 'Best Companies' list

Great Place To Work logo Several high-tech and life science firms based in North Carolina or who have a large presence here crack the "Best Multinationals" to work for list in Europe. But several of them also drop somewhat from the 2012 list.

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