TechValidate Research on PKWARE

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145 Customers Surveyed

1,001 Data Points Collected

21 Published TechFacts

2 Published Charts

14 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


PKWARE Customer Research

As business begins to examine the realities of the post-pandemic world, what security solutions are you looking to improve or add in the next 6 – 18 months?

Encryption
58%
Cloud
46%
Tokenization
25%
Discovery
21%
Masking
21%
Privacy / DSAR response
21%
Cataloging
8%
Classification
8%
Redaction
4%
Other
13%

PKWARE Case Study

Fortune 500 Healthcare Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 healthcare company is based on a December 2020 survey of PKWARE customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“PKWARE has made our data more secure.”

Challenges

The cybersecurity needs that most influenced their decision to use PKWARE solutions:

  • Automation
  • Data Tracking

The compliance measures that most influenced their decision to use PKWARE solutions:

  • HIPAA

Use Case

The following data types are protected with PKWARE:

  • Personal data (SSNs, race, religion, minors, etc.)
  • Healthcare information
  • Confidential files

Data uncovered by PKWARE’s data discovery is protected with:

  • Encrypting
  • Masking

Results

The company experienced these immediate benefits following the deployment of PKWARE:

  • Located and classified sensitive data
  • Met audit and compliance requirements
  • Improved protection of critical information
  • Increased data security by 50 – 75% since implementing PKWARE technology
  • Saved 50 – 75% of time by moving from manually applied protection to PKWARE’s automated discovery and protection solution

PKWARE Customer Testimonial

Encryption has been our biggest use of PKWARE. As security concerns grow, it is nice to know we have a good starting place if we need to move forward with more security.

IT Systems Analyst, Large Enterprise Transportation Services Company

PKWARE Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Director at a Global 500 insurance company would be likely to recommend PKWARE for this reason:

Great software – A no-brainer that works smoothly and effectively right out of the box.

Dataguise Case Study

Global 500 Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 financial services company is based on a December 2020 survey of Dataguise customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Dataguise provided a masking tool which was needed from security and compliance perspective. Consistent masking was one of the great feature which Dataguise has provided to us. It not only eases the process but keep our Users consistent from data point of view. "

Challenges

The cybersecurity needs that most influenced their decision to use Dataguise solutions:

  • Custom data masking

The compliance measures that most influenced their decision to use Dataguise solutions:

  • GPDR
  • PCI / DSS
  • CCPA / CPRA

Use Case

The following data types are protected with Dataguise:

  • Credit card and financial information
  • Personal data (SSNs, race, religion, minors, etc.)

Data uncovered by Dataguise’s data discovery is protected with:

  • Masking (redaction, de-identification, etc.)

Dataguise functionality for data security is used with these additional use cases:

  • Data protection (masking or encryption)

Results

The company experienced these immediate benefits following the deployment of Dataguise:

  • Located and classified sensitive data
  • Met audit and compliance requirements
  • Eliminated fines and fees associated with breaches
  • Improved the efficiency of a business process
  • Improved protection of PI/PII
  • Increased data security by > 90% since implementing Dataguise technology.
  • Saved > 90% of time by moving from manually applied protection to Dataguise’s automated discovery and protection solution

PKWARE Customer Research

During the rapid changes in doing business over the past 12 months, which PKWARE features proved most valuable for your organization?

Encryption
71%
Redaction
8%
Classification
4%
Discovery for endpoints
4%
Other
29%


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About PKWARE

PKWARE offers the only data discovery and protection solution that locates and secures sensitive data to minimize organizational risks and costs, regardless of device or environment. Our ultra-efficient, scalable software is simple to use on a broad range of data types and repositories, enabling precise, automated visibility and control of personal data, even in the fastest-moving, most complex IT environments. With more than 1,200 customers, including many of the world’s largest financial institutions, retailers, healthcare organizations, and government agencies, PKWARE continues to innovate as an award-winning global leader in data discovery, security, and compliance. To learn more, visit PKWARE.com.

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