SAN JOSE, Calif. – November 7, 2023

NetApp Announces VMware Sovereign Cloud Integration and Simplified Data Management for Modern Virtualized Applications

NetApp announces integration with the VMware Sovereign Cloud platform

The NetApp extension for VMware Cloud Director Object Storage Extension enables users of the Sovereign Cloud platform to have more cost-effective storage, ensuring security, protection, and preservation of unstructured data while complying with global data privacy regulations. NetApp has also announced the latest release of the NetApp ONTAP tools for VMware vSphere (OTV 10.0), designed to simplify and centralize enterprise data management in multi-purpose vSphere environments.

The concept of the Sovereign Cloud emerges as a crucial component of cloud computing for many entities that process and maintain highly sensitive data, such as national and state governments, and highly regulated industries like finance and healthcare.