Informatica And Imperva Partner To Deliver Layered Database Privacy And Security

Redwood City, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world's number oneindependent provider of dataintegration software today announced that Imperva will resellInformatica's industry-leading data masking technology. Togetherwith Imperva's SecureSphere Database Security solutions, thecombined solution will deliver database monitoring and masking thatworks across multiple applications and platforms.

Data protection and privacy mandates require that organizationstrack access to customer, patient and other personal data, andprevent unauthorized access. Together, the two products enableorganizations to audit all access to data and mask sensitive datawithout changing a single line of code or writing new, custom-builtscripts. The partnership gives customers the ability to purchasedata masking and database security software through a singlevendor, simplifying the procurement process.

Imperva will be exhibiting database security solutions at the RSA security Conference2014, Feb. 24-28, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco,Calif. Visit Imperva at Booth #701 to learn more about protectingapplication data and monitoring, reporting and blocking access tosensitive data.

In its Nov. 7, 2013, news release, " Gartner Survey FindsThat Fear of Cyberattacks and Data Breaches Could Leave EnterprisesExposed to Emerging Security Risks," Gartner, Inc., a leadinginformation technology research and advisory company, saidGartner's 2013 Global Risk Management Survey found that "fear ofattack is causing security professionals to shift focus away fromdisciplines such as enterprise risk management and risk-basedinformation security to technical security."

Informatica believes that measures such as data masking anddatabase activity monitoring are considered standard best practicesto minimize the risk of a data breach.

Amit Walia, senior vice president and general manager, ILMBusiness Unit, Informatica, said, "CISOs and CIOs care about theirability to protect company, employee, customer and partner data.Imperva's solution combining Informatica technology makes it easierto implement a layered strategy without sacrificing agility orexceeding IT budgets. It can be deployed without the need to writeany custom code or change the application, and it can centralizepolicy management across disparate systems and technologystacks."

Mark Kraynak, senior vice president, Worldwide Marketing,Imperva, said, "Databases are among the first data center resourcesexamined by both auditors and hackers. To safeguard databases,organizations need to add a layer of protection that directlysurrounds these assets. Imperva Database Security provides thatlayer of protection, and Informatica Data Masking complementsSecureSphere with sensitive data masking."

Informatica Data Masking products, including Informatica Dynamic Data Masking and Informatica Persistent Data Masking, are part of the company'scomprehensive Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) suite ofofferings. Informatica Data Masking software, which will be resoldby Imperva, is powered by Informatica Vibe, theindustry's first and only embeddable virtual data machine (VDM).With Informatica Vibe, customers can define security policies once- apply (and mask) anywhere - whether on-premises or in the cloud,in production and non-production environments, and whether inOracle or Hadoop.

Informatica Dynamic and Persistent Data Masking solutions areavailable now through Imperva. To view a joint solution brief,"Safeguard Data and Stay Compliant with a Database Audit andPrivacy Solution," clickhere

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About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA) is the world's number oneindependent provider of dataintegration software. Organizations around the world rely onInformatica to realize their informationpotential and drive top business imperatives. Informatica Vibe, theindustry's first and only embeddable virtual data machine (VDM),powers the unique "Map Once. Deploy Anywhere." capabilities of theInformatica Platform. Worldwide, over 5,000 enterprises depend onInformatica to fully leverage their information assets from devicesto mobile to social to big data residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks. For moreinformation, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), orvisit with Informatica at,


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