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What is SORT?

Veritas™ Services and Operations Readiness Tools (SORT) is a set of web-based tools that optimizes the end to end experience for Veritas products. SORT offers information for understanding products, eases installation and upgrade, improves operational efficiency, recommends configurations to align to best practices, and enables you to manage the products proactively.

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To maximize the benefit of using Veritas products

Latest News

SORT 5.1 is available!

On Jun 30, 2019, SORT delivered a release with the following features and enhancements.

  • Allowed to view and find out the VxVM disk group versions and VxFS disk layout versions. You can access this new feature at KNOWLEDGE BASE > Disk Group / Disk Layout Versions
  • Allowed to subscribe patch notifications for Appliances/Information Studio. Go to DOWNLOADS > Appliance / Information Studio Patches for this
  • Allowed to provide feedback on specific sections in HTML documents on SORT.  These HTML documents on SORT start with https://sort.veritas.com/doc_viewer/#/content..
  • New Checks are added for Install/Upgrade Reports for NetBackup in SORT Data Collectors (Windows and Unix) . You can download the tools from DOWNLOADS > SORT Data Collectors
  • Required login for downloading patches
  • Support NBU API documents in Swagger on SORT Documents
  • Support Windows Semi-Annual Release for NetBackup in Windows Data Collectors
  • Continued to update InfoScale/SFHA Future Platform and Feature Plans

NetBackup 8.2 Support

NetBackup 8.2 was generally available on June 28, 2019!

For more information regarding NetBackup 8.2, please visit https://www.veritas.com/protection/netbackup.


SORT improvement on March 28

SORT delivered the following update today:

  • Enterprise Vault can be found under 'PRODUCTS' navigation
  • Enterprise Vault.cloud can be found under 'PRODUCTS' navigation
  • Removed Categories from SORT Documents filters so that you can get all the documents for specific product version/platform in just one page.

Flex Appliance 1.2 is Generally Available on Feb 26

Flex Appliance 1.2 is Generally Available on Feb 26, 2019. You can find SORT Support for it.

For Flex Appliance 1.2 new install ISO, go to Veritas Entitlement Management System(VEMS) by clicking the Veritas Support 'Licensing' option.

SORT 5.0 is available

On Jan 24, 2019, SORT delivered a release with the following features and enhancements.

  • Reorganized SORT Navigations and refreshed the landing pages to improve user experience for locating SORT features and capabilities. 
  • Added videos about the update of SORT. To start to use SORT, you can watch the videos. More videos about how to use SORT will be published later.
  • Enabled the direct access to product landing pages to find out SORT features for each product. You can access it by clicking the product in the navigation 'PRODUCTS' or 'Supported Products' in the landing page.
  • Added Latest News in SORT landing page.
  • Centralized patches on SORT, including NetBackup hotfixes downloads at NetBackup Hotfix Lookup
  • Ease the way to subscribe notifications for documents in Documents 
  • Enhanced NBU/NBUA EEB Notification Feature by sending notifications only when the EEB# is valid and has changes.
  • Supported Windows Server 2019 for Windows Data Collector and Install&Upgrade Checklists for NetBackup
  • Polished NetBackup Operating System Compatibility checker's style to reduce click efforts and  consistent with DB checker.


SORT new UI Update

How to subscribe Document notifications on SORT