S3 Object Lock makes data immutable and recoverable quickly and easily without paying a ransom
SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cloudian® Today announced a new integration with Veritas Technologies, a leader in multi-cloud data management, enabling joint customers to deploy Cloudian’s award-winning S3 Object Lock ransomware protection in their Veritas NetBackup™ and Enterprise Vault environments.Provided as a feature of Cloudian’s HyperStore® An object storage solution, S3 Object Lock creates an immutable copy of data, preventing cybercriminals from encrypting or deleting data. In the event of a ransomware attack, organizations can recover unchanged data without paying the ransom. Since S3 Object Locking is part of the automated online backup and archive process, data recovery is fast and easy.
Ongoing Ransomware Threat
According to Sonic Wall, ransomware remains one of the top cybersecurity threats, with the number of attacks in the first nine months of 2022 exceeding the total in every year except 2021. Unfortunately, traditional preventative measures — such as training employees to avoid falling victim to phishing or installing anti-malware software — have proven ineffective in stopping ransomware.
Enhance data protection with Veritas and Cloudian
Cloudian, a long-term Veritas certified partner, provides Veritas NetBackup with a fast disk-based local backup target and seamless integration with Veritas Enterprise Vault to simplify archival storage. Beyond ransomware protection, Cloudian offers broader data protection benefits, including:
Advanced Security Features Such as secure shell, integrated firewall, RBAC/IAM access control, AES-256 server-side encryption for data at rest and SSL for data in transit, and HyperStore is certified by the US Department of Defense and SEC Rule 17a-4(f)) Security Require.
quick recovery — much faster than public cloud services — because backup copies are stored locally.
Modularity and unlimited scalabilityallowing businesses to start small and scale without disruption.
geographic distribution Used to easily manage storage across multiple data centers and hybrid cloud environments, all from a single pane of glass.
public cloud replication for disaster recovery.
Cost savings of up to 70% Outperforms traditional disk- and tape-based products.
“Cloudian and Veritas help organizations around the world protect their digital assets,” said Larry Meese, vice president of products and solutions at Cloudian. “We’re excited to expand this partnership to bring the benefits of S3 Object Lock’s data immutability to more customers and break the cycle of ransom payments funding additional attacks.”
“Given the ubiquity of the threat of ransomware, it’s critical that organizations have the right data protection tools and strategies in place to recover quickly from an attack,” said Lisa Erickson, Senior Director of Product Management, Veritas. “Veritas’ integration with Cloudian’s S3 Object Lock provides To ensure the immutability required for customer data to be recoverable in the event of a cyber incident.”
To learn more about Cloudian-Veritas data protection, visit cloudian.com/veritas/.
About cloud point
Cloudian is the leader in hybrid cloud data management software. With military-grade security, unlimited scalability, and seamless cloud integration, Cloudian’s S3-compatible object storage enables users to optimize data access, meet data sovereignty requirements, and reduce costs by consolidating information into one cloud-like platform. Cloudian’s geographically distributed architecture manages and secures object and file data for traditional and modern applications at the edge, core, and cloud. Visit cloudian.com for more information.