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NetApp LLC NetApp appointed exclusive intelligent data infrastructure partner of Porsche Motorsport

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NetApp named exclusive intelligent data infrastructure partner of Porsche Motorsport
Expand relationships and provide comprehensive data solutions to improve on-track performance
NetApp LLC (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; Representative Executive Officer and President: Shihab Nakajima) — NetApp(R) (NASDAQ: NTAP), a company that provides intelligent data infrastructure, has expanded its relationship with Porsche Motorsport. We announced that we have been appointed exclusive intelligent data infrastructure partner to accelerate access to data and drive strategic decision-making on the track. This marks a new relationship with the Porsche Penske Motorsport team in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IWSC) and World Endurance Championship (WEC), as well as continued support for the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E team. Masu.
Together with NetApp, the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E team has achieved four wins in the 2023-2024 Formula E season, putting it in a strong position in the season. An in-race data approach powered by NetApp’s intelligent data infrastructure gives the Formula E team real-time access to the data Porsche needs to inform race strategy and support data-driven decision-making. By doing so, you can improve your results. For example, data-driven simulation allows the team’s signature Formula E attack mode to be activated at the right time, increasing engine power by 50kW and accelerating speed at just the right time. With this expanded relationship, the Porsche Penske Motorsport team will also be able to leverage NetApp technology in North America to share and analyze the data needed to make similarly complex decisions in the IWSC and WEC. .
Gabie Boko, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), NetApp.
“Racing is the ultimate test for technology because it is literally all about speed. Only an intelligent data infrastructure can deliver data fast enough to help motorsport teams win. , a huge amount of data is generated during and before the race, which helps the Porsche Motorsport team to develop race strategies and react to changing conditions in a reliable and immediate manner. As a leader in unified data storage, NetApp has the unique ability to help Porsche Motorsport share and analyze data in complex, high-performance IT environments anytime, anywhere. We have established our position.”
This expanded relationship will allow Porsche Motorsport to leverage NetApp’s market-leading capabilities and access data in real-time. Specifically, it includes the following features:
Cloud Volumes ONTAP: This solution provides Porsche Motorsport with a consistent storage experience in a hybrid cloud environment, ensuring that all cloud-integrated team data is accessible from anywhere. BlueXP: Porsche Motorsport uses this software to create a single control plane and manage data in a hybrid cloud environment. This also includes the ability to create local copies of datasets and perform low-latency analysis for real-time on-track decision making. BlueXP Backup and Recovery: This feature allows Porsche Motorsport to ensure high availability and cyber resilience, protecting the significant amount of time, money and expertise spent building its data.
Carlo Wiggers, Director of Business Relations and Esports, Porsche Motorsport Team Management:
“Technology is king in motorsport. Great drivers rely on their vehicles and race strategies to do their best. NetApp provides an intelligent data infrastructure that allows us to put data where it’s most useful. Our team travels all over the world for racing events, but NetApp needs access to the data it generates right here in Germany. We have proven time and time again that we can provide such data reliably and quickly, which gives us confidence in expanding our relationship to include IWSC and WEC events in North America.” Related information
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NetApp is an Intelligent Data Infrastructure company that combines unified data storage, unified data services, and CloudOps solutions to enable any customer to turn global trends in disruptive innovation into opportunities. Create a silo-free infrastructure and leverage observability and AI for optimal data management. As the only enterprise-grade storage service deployed as a native service in the world’s largest cloud, NetApp data storage provides seamless flexibility and NetApp data services deliver superior cyber
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