NetApp Presents on Securing Encrypted Data at the IEEE Key Management Summit

Sunnyvale, Calif. September 16, 2008 - NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) technical experts will present on key management implications as they apply to file encryption at the IEEE Key Management Summit (KMS) in Baltimore, Maryland on September 23-24, 2008. KMS 2008 is colocated with the IEEE Mass Storage and Systems Technologies conference (MSST).

The IEEE Key Management Summit brings together top companies that develop cryptographic key management for storage devices and the customers that rely on key management to secure their encrypted data. This summit aims to provide clarity to key management by showing how existing products and standards organizations address the problem of interoperability and security.

Session: "Key Management in a Global File Encryption Environment"
Enterprises often have very large geographically distributed namespaces. This presentation will explore challenges in key storage, organization, and distribution as they apply to data protection, retention, and archiving of data held in these repositories. For more information about this presentation, please visit
Speakers: Ravi Kavuri, senior technical director, NetApp
Subhash Sankuratripati, security architect, NetApp
Gaurav Agarwal, key management engineer, NetApp
Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Time: 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time
Where: Sheraton Inner Harbor
300 South Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Registration: For complete information or to register for the event, please visit
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