Veritas Technologies has released NetBackup 8.1.1 and NetBackup RestAPI the first extension of Veritas NetBackup with new APIs built for developers, partners and solution providers to natively integrate and customize data protection for business, and now highly-regulated public sector applications.
With NetBackup RestAPI, customers in a variety of industries, including public sector, healthcare, financial services and manufacturing now gain programmatic access to NetBackup, extending the reach of Veritas' 360 Data Management portfolio. This allows for simpler native integration of NetBackup with multiple applications and the ability to create more customized solutions around data management.
With this announcement, Veritas is also further extending its 360 Data Management portfolio to local, state and federal government organizations. NetBackup is now optimized for some of the world's most rigorous product security standards, including the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) certification, which is a government computer security standard used to approve cryptographic modules, and with it, the use of AES 256-bit encryption, the de-facto standard for data security.
NetBackup is also optimized for critical security standards that offer a heightened level of U.S. government compliance, as well as compliance for many Defense Information Systems, that include all applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Template Implementation Guides (STIG). Additionally, NetBackup now complies with the Application Security and Development STIG, the Database STIG, the Network STIG, the Red Hat STIG and the Web STIG.
NetBackup is also available with support for National Institute of Standards...