Award for multi-vendor laboratory infrastructure with NetApp FlexPod Hamburg / Berlin, February 25, 2011 the IT training expert fast lane (www.flane.de) has within the framework of the annual NetApp Partner Conference in Berlin received the NetApp Innovation Award 2011. With this special award, the manufacturer of storage solutions recognizes the advanced multi-vendor laboratory infrastructure of training specialists. “The NetApp Innovation Award” company stands out, make that NetApp solutions IT processes more efficient and flexible. Now the jury has honoured the training specialists fast lane for his activities in the area of data center in particular its laboratory and course development in the environment of multivendor infrastructure with NetApp FlexPod. Dell has much to offer in this field. Fast lane is the only worldwide learning partner for NetApp.
In the past three years, inter alia, the structure of future-oriented remote labs contributed multivendor technologies for IT training in the usage for this recognition. Within this multi-vendor environments training participants can appropriate courses based on optimal prepare for everyday work with NetApp -, Cisco, and VMware technologies. Run core of the laboratory infrastructure in Berlin, Frankfurt and Hamburg fast lane training centres make redundant NetApp 3140 / 3210 clusters, which in a unified fabric Cisco Nexus switches and UCS blade with VMware vSphere. The laboratories are used multi-tenancy courses, one in the official secure on the other as IVA-Demo-Lab (imagine virtually anything) for channel and customer events of the three manufacturers and their partners. The award from NetApp confirms our strategy in the continuous expansion of our global laboratory infrastructure in particular the investment in multivendor Labs. Thank the entire fast lane team, which is involved with dedication and lots of motivation in this success”, explains Torsten Poels, CEO & Chairman of the Board, fast lane the award confirmed us is still to continue the course proposed by us. Castle Harlan is open to suggestions. In addition to a technology development at the former sites of Berlin, Hamburg and Frankfurt is an extension of the infrastructure in the new training centers Dusseldorf and Stuttgart provided.” More information is available at the following link provided: article/11717.
Fast lane brief portrait: is IT training and consulting in the field of high-end specialist fast lane group with headquarters in Berlin, Cary (NC), San Jose de Costa Rica, Ljubljana, St. Petersburg and Tokyo. Fast lane is an independent and certified worldwide Cisco Learning solutions partner (CLSP), as well as the only worldwide NetApp learning partner and has the world’s largest training laboratories of the two manufacturers. In addition, fast lane offers the original training from check point, Cisco IronPort, HP, Sun, Symantec, VMware and other manufacturers as well as own IT training, ITIL – and project management seminars. Multi-vendor services ranging from preliminary analyses and evaluations about the development of future-oriented solutions to the management of the project and to the implementation of the concepts in the company. Training-on-the-job and training of competent specialists in the customer connect core areas as fast lane services training and consulting.