The deadline for initial submissions is May 19, 2017.
Eligibility for the 2017 NetApp Innovation Awards Program is contingent upon the nominee first meeting the following mandatory criteria:
- Innovation Award nominees are NetApp customers who have deployed or are in the process of deploying NetApp Next Generation Data Center, Cloud and/or Flash solutions (See applicable products below).
- Innovation Award nominees must be able to demonstrate the extraordinary business value they have achieved as a result of their use of NetApp technologies.
In addition, the nominee project/initiative being submitted must satisfy the following requirements:
Nominees must be willing and authorized to participate in public-facing NetApp-sponsored marketing activities showcasing their initiative when/if they are selected as a finalist. These may include their participation in a video, use of their company name and, logo in, marketing collateral * (e.g., press release, executive abstract, infographic) showcasing the project for which they are being honored.
*All deliverables will be presented to the customer for their review and approval prior to publication.
- If selected as a finalist, at least one executive (VP or above) must be available to attend the NetApp Insight user conference, taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 2-5, 2017. (Travel will be paid by NetApp in accordance with the finalist company’s policy).
For more information please read the 2017 NetApp Innovation Awards Program Official Rules