Mitigate risks with IBM Security Guardium Data Risk Manager

What you don’t know can hurt you. Now you can identify and help prevent risks to sensitive business data that may impact business processes, operations, and competitive position. IBM Security® Guardium® Data Risk Manager provides you and your teams with a business-consumable data risk control center that helps to uncover, analyze, and visualize data-related business risks so they can take action to protect your business.

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Why Guardium

Customers realize value quickly with the full set of Guardium features

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categories show IBM Security Guardium as a “strong positive,” making it a Product Leader

trillion security events per month in 130+ countries monitored by IBM

ROI reported by a customer with benefits of USD 5 million over three years


Uncover business-sensitive data

Identify high-value, business-sensitive information assets that are at risk from internal and external threats. Provide an end-to-end view of business metadata associated with crown jewel data.

Analyze potential risks

Provide early visibility into potential risks that may impact sensitive business information assets, data, and processes.

Visualize data exposure

Convey meaning and value to executives with a business-consumable data risk control center. Enable conversations with IT, security, and the line-of-business to improve processes and mitigate risks.


How IBM Security Guardium Data Risk Manager speeds your security tasks


Uncover data-related risk in your environment with IBM Security Guardium Data Risk Manager

Case study

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Hardware requirements

Delivered as a virtual appliance

  • Ready to be installed on a hypervisor
  • Minimum number of processors: 4
  • Required memory (RAM): 16 GB
  • Network requirements: Dual 1 Gigabits per second (Gbps)
  • Minimum storage: 200 GB

There are no software requirements for Data Risk Manager.


Guardium Tech Talk: An Integrated Approach to Data Risk Management

How to identify high-value, business-sensitive information and overcome the associated business risks.

Do You Speak Risk? Bring Data Security to the C-suite

Learn how to translate all the disconnected, technical information into an end-to-end view of your security posture.

Bridging the Data Risk Divide

See a focused set of metrics that enable fast and effective decisions and help bridge the divide between business executives, and IT and security pros.

Analyst reports

Cost of a Data Breach 2022 Report

Learn the leading contributors to growing data breach costs and what your organization can do to minimize security breach risks.

The Data Risk Imperative

The challenges that prevent IT pros from giving business leaders timely, business-relevant, security insights — and how to provide data security.

Community and learning

Guardium user community

Our user community has over 13,000 members. We work together to overcome the toughest challenges of cybersecurity.

IBM Security Learning Academy

Free, in-depth, technical training for Guardium and all IBM Security products.


Data Risk Manager 2.0.6

Explore complete documentation on IBM Data Risk Manager, including a product overview, installation, troubleshooting, support, and further resources.

Next steps

Review your options with a Guardium expert in a free, 30-minute call.