Sunnyvale, California - May 8, 2008 - NetApp
(NASDAQ: NTAP) announced today that Info Security Products
Guide, a Silicon Valley communications publication and the
world's leading publication on security-related products and
technologies, has named NetApp the winner of the 2008 Tomorrow's
Technology Today Award for the second year in a row. This
prestigious award recognizes security vendors with advanced,
ground-breaking security solutions that are helping set the bar
higher in all areas of information security. The NetApp®
DataFort and Lifetime Key Management™ appliances were
selected by the editorial group of Info Security Products
Guide based on technologies that are making the most positive
impact on security in today's highly sophisticated and blended
NetApp DataFort appliances combine secure access controls,
authentication, hardware-based encryption, and secure logging to
protect stored data. These systems fit seamlessly into existing
storage environments, supporting CIFS, NFS, IP SAN, FC disk, FC
tape, and SCSI protocols, and protect data both at rest and in
flight with encryption certified by the National Institute for
Standards and Technology. NetApp Lifetime Key Management appliances
are secure, scalable, and customer proven to manage encryption keys
from DataFort appliances or other third-party encryption systems.
Together or individually, these technologies help NetApp customers
seamlessly and easily protect their data and intellectual property
while also helping to maintain regulatory compliance. To read more
about this award-winning technology, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com/technology.
"Increased security awareness is helping organizations take a
proactive approach to securing their digital resources," said Rake
Narang, editor-in-chief, Info Security Products Guide.
"Probably nothing differentiates any product or solution more than
the superior technologies that make them suitable for today's needs
while proactively being ready for tomorrow too."
"NetApp is committed to providing our customers with
best-in-class solutions for their compliance, risk, and security
needs," said Tim Russell, vice president and general manager of the
Archive, Compliance, and Storage Security business unit at NetApp.
"We're honored by Info Security Products Guide's
recognition of DataFort and Lifetime Key Management appliances for
the second year in a row and the continued validation of how NetApp
helps customers achieve results in real-world environments."
For more information about NetApp DataFort security systems,
For more information about NetApp Lifetime Key Management, visit
About Info Security Products Guide
Info Security Products Guide, published from Silicon Valley, plays
a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can
make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is
written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of
security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will
discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's
technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and
technologies shaping info security and independent product
evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security
decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and
honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn
more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com
and stay secured.
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