SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), a leader in advanced network storage solutions, honored the winners of the 2006 NetApp Innovation Awards at an awards ceremony last week at the Clos LaChance winery at CordeValle Resort in San Martin, Calif. The NetApp Innovation Awards recognize customers who have implemented NetApp solutions in an innovative way to positively impact their business.
Over 130 nominees competed for awards in the following six categories: Innovator of the Year, Enterprise Business Applications, Enterprise Infrastructure, Individual, Humanitarian, and Small and Medium-Sized Business (SMB). One winner and two finalists were selected in each category by a third-party panel of judges that consisted of distinguished business and technology experts from the media and business communities.
Each year we are impressed by and proud of the stories of innovation and the examples of true business benefits realized by our customers, said Dan Warmenhoven, CEO of Network Appliance. This years nominees, finalists, and winners demonstrated creativity and thought leadership in storage best practices and showcased how real-world storage solutions are enhancing their business for their customers and communities."
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