back to article In EU, Veritas: Post-Symantec firm flogs data protection 'safety' to biz

Veritas has announced a major release of NetBackup, v8.0, and says it's ready to help businesses respond to the 2017 EU General Data Protection Regulations. The firm has been spun out of Symantec, energised under new ownership and management to develop and sell its products into today's heterogeneous and hybrid on-premises/ …

  1. Dan 55 Silver badge

    Should have gone for the Westworld quote

    "NetBackup is the one who is free. Free here, under Veritas' control."

  2. John Smith 19 Gold badge

    Didn't Symantec shell out even omore on Veritas than HP on Autonomy?

    Surprising they let it go.

    But kind of glad they are out on their own again.

    From what' I've seen it's not the capacity of a cloud that's the problem. It's the bandwidth in the pipes, and the bandwidth the cloud supplier will charge you for that makes it tough.

    Let's see what happens.

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