Network Appliance, Inc. NASDAQ: NTAP is a network storage and data management company headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. It is a member of the NASDAQ-100 and ranks on the Fortune 1000. The company employs about 5000 people worldwide.
Network Appliance is credited with the widespread adoption of Network Attached Storage or "NAS" and pioneered Unified Storage. Now Network Appliance storage products support a variety of storage protocols such as iSCSI SAN, Fibre Channel SAN, CIFS and NFS. The key technologies behind most of Network Appliance's product line are the Data ONTAP storage operating system and WAFL file system.
Therefore, this forum is really for the discussion of their products and systems, not general networking questions. General networking questions might be better placed in the forum that relates to your operating system or hardware devices.