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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

NetBackup Appliance 4.0 and Virtual Appliance 4.0 was generally available on March 1st, 2021!

  • SORT Installation and Upgrade checklist (http://sort.veritas.com/checklist/install) has been updated to support NetBackup Appliance 4.0 (Appliance 5240,5250,5330,5340) and Virtual Appliance 4.0 (vSphere 6.5,vSphere 6.7,vSphere 7.0)

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 9.0 was generally available on January 1, 2021!

  • NetBackup 9.0 was generally available on January 1, 2021.
  • SORT web (https://sort.veritas.com/netbackup) has been updated to support NetBackup 9.0.
  • Our data collectors have been updated to support NetBackup 9.0. Please go to https://sort.veritas.com/data_collectors to download them.
  • NetBackup 9.0 and later versions support the expiration dates that extend beyond the year 2038.
    To ensure compatibility with previous NetBackup versions, all items with an infinite expiration date are updated to reflect the new infinite expiration date value. This conversion may extend the time that is required to complete the upgrade. Please go to https://sort.veritas.com/utility/netbackup/conversion to download it.

NetBackup Appliance 3.3.0.1 and Virtual Appliance 3.3.0.1 was generally available on October 5th, 2020!

  • SORT Installation and Upgrade checklist (http://sort.veritas.com/checklist/install) has been updated to support NetBackup Appliance 3.3.0.1 (Appliance 5230, 5240,5250,5330,5340) and Virtual Appliance 3.3.0.1 (VMware vSphere 6.0,vSphere 6.5,vSphere 6.7,vSphere 7.0)

NetBackup 8.3.0.1 was generally available on September 14, 2020!

Videos

SORT new UI Update

How to subscribe Document notifications on SORT