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NETAPP DATA ENCRYPTION AHEAD OF THE PACK WITH COMMON CRITERIA EAL 4+ CERTIFICATION

NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that its storage security platform, NetApp® DataFort, and its key management solution, Lifetime Key Management™ (LKM), achieved the International Standard Organisation’s Common Criteria (CC) EAL 4+ certification.
  • 12 March, 2009 10:39

<p>SYDNEY, Australia – 12 March 2009 – NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that its storage security platform, NetApp® DataFort, and its key management solution, Lifetime Key Management™ (LKM), achieved the International Standard Organisation’s Common Criteria (CC) EAL 4+ certification. With this certification, NetApp’s storage security solutions now provide customers with the highest level of data encryption certification from any storage vendor.</p>
<p>Specifically, NetApp received independent CC EAL 4+ certifications for its NetApp DataFort FC 520v2 series platform and for its LKM release 2.5.1, making DataFort the only solution in its product category to carry this certification.</p>
<p>In addition to CC EAL 4+ certification, the NetApp DataFort platform is also FIPS 140-2 level 3 certified, providing strong 256 AES bit encryption keys. With NetApp DataFort, customers can easily apply this industry-leading level of encryption to heterogeneous storage environments supporting tape or disk from multiple vendors. This strong and simple encryption protects data for its entire lifecycle, regardless of length, using customisable encryption policies.</p>
<p>“The Common Criteria EAL 4+ certification singles out NetApp as the leader in data security,” said Tim Russell, vice president and general manager of Archiving, Compliance, and Security Solutions at NetApp. “Having the strongest encryption in the industry validates our approach and makes NetApp the best investment for data security.”</p>
<p>Discuss this news in the NetApp Community, where you can exchange thoughts and ideas on a variety of topics with our community members. Collaborate with our company, engage in conversation with NetApp leaders and employees, and participate in our passion to go further, faster. Join now at www.netapp.com/au/communities/.</p>
<p>About NetApp
NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost efficiency. Discover NetApp’s passion for helping companies around the world go further, faster at www.netapp.com/au.</p>
<p>To learn more about the history and culture of NetApp, get a copy of How to Castrate a Bull by NetApp founder Dave Hitz at www.howtocastrateabull.com.</p>
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<p>NetApp, the NetApp logo, Go further, faster, and Lifetime Key Management are trademarks or registered trademarks of NetApp, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other brands or products are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders and should be treated as such.</p>
<p>Press Contact:</p>
<p>Gabriel Wong</p>
<p>Max Australia</p>
<p>Ph: 02 9954 3492</p>
<p>Gabriel.wong@maxaustralia.com.au</p>

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