Talon FAST™
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| | |:---|:---|:---:| |FAST™—Solution Overview|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™—Frequently Asked Questions|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + Microsoft Azure (Files / Disk) Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + Azure NetApp Files Solution Overview|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + Azure NetApp Files Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + Azure NetApp Files Technical Brief|White Paper|Download| |FAST™ + Azure StorSimple Replacement Program|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp Cloud Volumes Solution Overview|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp FAS/AFF Solution Overview|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP + Microsoft Azure Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP + Amazon AWS Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + NetApp Cloud Volumes Service + Amazon AWS Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + Amazon AWS Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |FAST™ + SoftNAS Reference Architecture|Datasheet|Download| |The Challenges Around Distributed Storage|White Paper|Download| |Cimpress (Vistaprint)|Case Study|Download| |Metromont Corporation|Case Study|Download| |Wayss & Freytag|Case Study|Download| |Capita Property & Infrastructure|Case Study|Download| |Cope Health Solutions|Case Study|Download| |RIM Architects|Case Study|Download| |Robert Bird Group|Case Study|Download| |New Zealand Based Engineering Firm|Case Study|Download| |Four Communications|Case Study|Download| --- ####Video Materials Talon FAST™ - Getting Started - [Landing Page](/gettingstarted) Talon FAST™ - Customer Case Study - Cimpress/Vistaprint at Microsoft Ignite 2016 - [Video](https://youtu.be/iopbZ5bWrck?t=35m45s) Talon FAST™ - Youtube Channel - [Video](https://www.youtube.com/Talonstorage) #####  ##Talon FAST™ Pilot - Online Video Training Watch our online video training to get familiar with Talon FAST™ and its installation and configuration on Microsoft Windows Server for Talon FAST™ Pilot / PoC scenarios. Our pre-sales Solutions Engineering team is available to answer your questions and guide you throught the setup and migration procedure if needed. Professional Services offerings from Talon are also available to partners and customers. In the following video series we'll guide you through the process of conducting a Pilot / PoC with your customers in a structured manner with the all of the respective testing scenarios for a successful engagement. Download Talon Pilot / PoC Email Templates (Windows / Mac OSX) #####  |
Pilot Steps

Abstract / Video References

| | |:---|:---| |**1. Pilot / PoC Kick Off**|Introduction to Talon FAST™ Pilot Process
Statement of Work
Information Gathering Phase
Provisioning Phase
Testing Phase
Completion / Conclusion Phase| |**2. Info Gathering Phase**|Communicate RFC’s required / Solution Requirements, Communications Strategy for End Users
Identify Backend Storage Strategy, Qualify Sites in Scope and Solution Requirements| |**3. Provisioning Phase**|Download Talon FAST™ Software & Documentation
Learn how to deploy the Talon FAST™ Virtual Appliance .OVA template
Learn how to deploy the Talon FAST™ Virtual Appliance .VHDX template
| |**    FAST™ Configuration**|Configure FAST™ LMS, Core / Edge Configuration
Schedule a Talon Health Check with your Talon Solutions Engineer| |**4. Testing Phase**|Kick Off IT functional and Performance Benchmark Testing
End User Training for Generic Applications
End User Training for AEC Applications (i.e. Autodesk Revit)
| |**5. Completion / Conclusion Phase**|Aggregate Testing Results and End User Feedback
Complete Results Documentation and Benchmark Results
Schedule 30-minute call with customer to close out Pilot / PoC
Discuss Deployment Framework for roll-out strategy for customer|
--- ####Other Resources Microsoft Technet Blog: [Deploy Global File Sharing for Collaboration using Microsoft Azure StorSimple and Talon FAST™](https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/cis/2016/04/27/deploy-global-file-sharing-for-collaboration-using-microsoft-azure-storsimple-and-talon-cloudfast/) Storage Switzerland Blog: [Solving the Distributed Storage Challenge by Centralizing Your Data – Talon FAST™ Software Briefing Note](https://storageswiss.com/2017/02/03/solving-the-distributed-storage-challenge-talon-software/) #####  ---