SnapLock WORM storage and the Cloud

An important aspect of compliance is being able to guarantee that certain data is maintained unchanged for a required period of time. SnapLock is a high-performance compliance solution that uses write once, read many (WORM) storage to retain files in unmodified form for regulatory and governance purposes. With cloud WORM storage, the SnapLock feature extends to Cloud Volumes ONTAP.

SnapLock offers two data retention models: