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"Its cost is good. With the new metric of licensing, such as PDO not being available now, customers are expecting a good price for the solution.""For IBM Guardium, licensing is very simple and straightforward. There are no issues I can speak of.""Licensing fees are paid on a yearly basis.""The price of the solution could be better."

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Top Answer: IBM Guardium Data Protection is very good at keeping your database secure.
Top Answer: We are working with the trial version. Licensing fees are paid on a yearly basis. I don't have all of the information regarding the pricing, but my understanding is that it is on the high side.
Top Answer: It would be helpful, and convenient to improve the Chat support.
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InfoSphere Guardium, Guardium, IBM Guardium
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The IBM Security Guardium portfolio empowers organizations to grow their business and prove compliance with smarter data protection capabilities. It provides complete visibility, actionable insights, real time controls and automated compliance workflows throughout the entire data protection journey, to support your most critical data protection needs.

IBM Security Guardium delivers discovery & classification, vulnerability & risk assessments, real-time monitoring & alerting, encryption, advanced analytics and compliance reporting across structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data in on-prem (including mainframe), cloud, and across hybrid cloud environments.

Delivering data-driven insights that fuel growth while achieving compliance for the sensitive data from your customers, partners and employees is hard, but it doesn’t have to be. With Privitar’s market-leading functionality and enterprise grade software, you can finally achieve both.

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NHS Digital
Top Industries
Financial Services Firm41%
Insurance Company14%
Healthcare Company10%
Computer Software Company10%
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider18%
Financial Services Firm12%
Insurance Company6%
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Small Business29%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise57%
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Find out what your peers are saying about IBM, Delphix, Broadcom and others in Data Masking. Updated: September 2021.
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IBM Guardium Data Protection is ranked 1st in Data Masking with 11 reviews while Privitar Publisher is ranked 15th in Data Masking. IBM Guardium Data Protection is rated 8.6, while Privitar Publisher is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM Guardium Data Protection writes "Better integration options than competitors, with affordable licensing". On the other hand, IBM Guardium Data Protection is most compared with Imperva SecureSphere Database Security, Oracle Audit Vault, Oracle Advanced Security, jSonar and Vormetric Application Crypto Suite, whereas Privitar Publisher is most compared with Vormetric Application Crypto Suite.

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