The transition of all product patches from SORT to the Veritas Download Center has been completed. Please use the Veritas Download Center to download updates.

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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 5.5 is Available.

On Apr 13, 2020, SORT delivered another release with new capabilities to improve user experience.

  • Kernel Lookups enables you to subscribe the kernel update notifications, which notify you with the latest qualified kernels by mails
  • Kernel Lookups enhances the kernel request form, to quickly respond to your requests. Please note that you have to contact Tech Support to open a case if you don't find the platform/product versions in the selection list.
  • Documents extends the notifications for specific articles (e.g. Late Breaking News). You can access Specific Articles Notifications directly by going to
  • Enhances NBU API documents  with categories list, which can easily go to components of APIs.
  • Adds Update Date for Appliance Compatibility List
  • Fixes of InfoScale Install/Upgrade Checklist patch/document sections
  • Back Exec new landing page is available on SORT

If you have any comments or suggestions, please feel free to reach SORT by clicking 'CONTACT US' in the navigation menu.

Important Announcement

The transition of all product patches from SORT to the Veritas Download Center has been completed. Please use the Veritas Download Center to download updates.

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
  • 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


SORT improvement on March 28

SORT delivered the following update today:

  • Enterprise Vault can be found under 'PRODUCTS' navigation
  • Enterprise 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.


SORT new UI Update

How to subscribe Document notifications on SORT