NetApp Continues Leadership in Storage Security at Winter 2008 SSIF Storage Security Summit

What: Sunnyvale, CA - NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) will present at the Winter 2008 Storage Security Industry Forum (SSIF) Storage Security Summit, continuing its leadership in data and information security expertise and industry education. Blair Semple, SNIA Storage Security Industry Forum board member and NetApp Security evangelist, will moderate a panel discussion on storage security educational best practices. In addition, NetApp customer Catholic Healthcare West will share its experience with storage security. The Winter 2008 SSIF Storage Security Summit is January 30 through February 1, 2008, in Santa Clara, California.

Now in its third year, the SSIF Storage Security Summit stands alone as the only event that focuses on the role security plays in the storage ecosystem. Tutorials, presentations, panels, and networking opportunities all combine to create an informal environment where attendees can mingle and openly discuss issues relating to storage and security with the leading storage and security experts in the field today.

Session: Best Current Practices: Educating Individuals and the Industry on Storage Security
Speaker: Blair Semple, SNIA Storage Security Industry Forum board member; Security evangelist, NetApp
Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m. Pacific Time

Session: User Perspectives on Storage Security
Speaker: Steve Hight, director of Strategic Technology Projects, Office of the CIO, Catholic Healthcare West
Date: Friday, February 1, 2008
Time: 10:15-11:00 a.m. Pacific Time

Where: Sun Microsystems Santa Clara Campus Center Auditorium
4030 George Sellon Circle
Santa Clara, California

Registration: For complete information or to register for the event, visit www.snia.org/about/calendar/event_detail?
item_key=128a0936ae0b61b09e019f05d35ef42dacdbdfe4
.

About NetApp
NetApp is a leading provider of innovative data management solutions that simplify the complexity of storing, managing, protecting, and retaining enterprise data. Market leaders around the world choose NetApp to help them reduce cost, minimize risk, and adapt to change. For solutions that deliver unmatched simplicity and value, visit us on the Web at www.netapp.com.

Press Contact:
NetApp PR Hotline
Ph: (408) 822-3287
xdl-uspr@netapp.com