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Every organization needs to ensure that intellectual property and confidential information are protected from unauthorized disclosure.  Explosive growth in data, accelerating trends in virtualization and multi-tenancy, increasingly sophisticated information security breaches, and more stringent government regulations are creating new challenges that must be met.


¡  92% of US data security breeches found by third party.

¡  96% of  victims subject to PCI DSS were not compliant

¡  31% increase in hacks and 20% increase in use of malware from 2010 to 2011

¡  58% of data stolen by hacktivists.


¡  97% of attacks were avoidable


NetApp has partnered with industry leaders to deliver a portfolio of solutions that help support a multipronged approach to data security:

  • NetApp Storage Encryption (NSE) provides transparent set-and-forget protection of your information. Both deduplication and data compression are supported.
  • Brocade Encryption Switches and blades (BES) encrypt data at rest on disk and tape in Fibre Channel environments.
  • The new SafeNet StorageSecure inline encryption appliances support granular encryption at the CIFS and NFS share, export, or volume level with the ability to compartmentalize shared storage into cryptographic silos.
  • The new SafeNet KeySecure key management appliance manages your encryption keys from a single platform, strengthening and simplifying your long-term key management needs.
  • NetApp® MultiStore® software creates multiple virtual storage systems within a single physical storage system. With MultiStore software, you can enable multiple users to share the same storage resource without compromising privacy and security.
  • Integrated antivirus scanning is a must-have feature to protect corporate data from malware attack. NetApp partners with leading vendors to protect corporate data from computer viruses.

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NetApp storage security systems deliver nondisruptive, comprehensive integrity and confidentiality of your data, protecting sensitive information across the enterprise.

Mike McNamara


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