RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AGREEMENT
NetApp, Inc. (the “Company”) hereby grants you, (the “Participant”), an award of restricted stock units
(“Restricted Stock Units”) under the NetApp, Inc. 1999 Stock Option Plan (the “Plan”). Subject to the
provisions of Appendix A (attached) and of the Plan, the principal features of this award are as follows:
«FIRST_NAME» «MIDDLE_NAME» «LAST_NAME»
«CITY», «STATE» «ZIP_CODE»
Grant Date : «GRANT_DATE»
Grant Number : «NUM»
Number of Restricted Stock Units : «SHARES»
Vesting Commencement Date : «VEST_BASE_DATE»
Vesting of Restricted Stock Units : The Restricted Stock Units will vest according to the following schedule:
Twenty-five percent (25%) of the Restricted Stock Units will vest on the first annual anniversary of the Vesting
Commencement Date, and on the next three annual anniversary dates thereafter, subject to Participant’s
continuous Service through each such date.
Unless otherwise defined herein or in Appendix A, capitalized terms herein or in Appendix A will have the
defined meanings ascribed to them in the Plan.
Participant acknowledges and agrees that by clicking the “ACCEPT” button on the Company’s on-line grant
agreement (“OLGA”) response page, it will act as Participant’s electronic signature to the Restricted Stock Unit
Agreement (the “Agreement”) and will result in a contract between Participant and the Company with respect to
this award of Restricted Stock Units. Participant agrees and acknowledges that Participant’s electronic signature
indicates Participant’s agreement and understanding that this award of Restricted Stock Units is subject to all of
the terms and conditions contained in Appendix A and the Plan. For example, important additional information on
vesting and forfeiture of the Restricted Stock Units is contained in Paragraphs 3 through 5 of Appendix A.
PLEASE BE SURE TO READ ALL OF APPENDIX A, WHICH CONTAINS THE SPECIFIC TERMS