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Encryption solutions to secure your data and your business.

IBM Security Guardium Data Encryption (GDE) consists of a unified suite of products built on a common infrastructure. These highly scalable solutions provide data encryption, tokenization, data masking and key management capabilities to help protect and control access to data across the hybrid multicloud environment. Address data security and privacy regulations such as GDPR, CCPA, PCI DSS and HIPAA by employing methods to de-identify data, such as tokenization and data masking, and managing the encryption key lifecycle with secure key generation and automated key rotation.


Protect data across environments

Protect your data wherever it resides and help organizations secure their cloud migration.

Address compliance requirements

Address compliance with strong data encryption, robust user access policies, data access audit logging and key management capabilities.

Reduce administrative effort

Centralize encryption and encryption key configuration and policy management through an intuitive web-based interface.

Guardium Data Encryption can help meet a variety of business needs, including:

  • Unified and centrally managed data encryption
  • Encryption for files, databases and applications
  • Cloud encryption key orchestration
  • Data encryption key centralization via KMIP
  • Management of user access policies
  • Tokenization and data masking to protect data-in-use
  • Support for regulatory compliance efforts

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