NetApp
NetApp, Inc. (Form: 4, Received: 01/04/2018 16:20:49)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

REICH JOEL D
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

NetApp, Inc. [ NTAP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Exec VP, Product Operations
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

1395 CROSSMAN AVE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

1/3/2018
(Street)

SUNNYVALE, CA 94089
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   1/3/2018     M    3509   A $37.64   3950   D    
Common Stock   1/3/2018     M    2550   A $36.59   6500   D    
Common Stock   1/3/2018     S    6059   D $55.7901   441   D    
Common Stock   1/3/2018     S    441   D $55.904   0   D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy)   $36.59   1/3/2018     M         2550    7/3/2014   (1) 6/2/2021   Common Stock   2550   $55.7901   4650   D    
Non-Qualified Stock Option (right to buy)   $37.64   1/3/2018     M         3509    7/3/2013   (2) 6/2/2020   Common Stock   3509   $55.7901   3391   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  On June 3, 2014, the reporting person was granted 16,800 nonqualified stock options, subject to the option vesting monthly in equal installments over four years beginning on July 3, 2014, subject to continued service on each applicable vesting date.
(2)  On June 3, 2013, the reporting person was granted 14,400 nonqualified stock options, subject to the option vesting monthly in equal installments over four years beginning on July 3, 2013, subject to continued service on each applicable vesting date.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
REICH JOEL D
1395 CROSSMAN AVE
SUNNYVALE, CA 94089


Exec VP, Product Operations

Signatures
By: Roberta S Cohen Attorney-in-Fact For: Joel D Reich 1/4/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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