Glossary

Aggregate

Aggregates poole the RAID-disk space in NetAPP FAS Ontap. They are applied for the flexible assignment of disk space in clouds, so that the existing storage capacity can be fully employed.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

From 2006 on, Amazon Web Services (AWS) are offered. Several web services belong to the US-american company Amazon. Many IT applications such as Dropbox, Netflix, Foursquare, Reddit or HootSuite use the cloud of AWS to provide their products. Together with Microsoft...