Data security and protection solutions  
Protect enterprise data across multiple environments, meet privacy regulations and simplify operational complexity
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Protect critical data

As your organization’s data footprint expands across various environments, partners and endpoints, your threat landscape also expands. Cybercriminals seeking to exploit security vulnerabilities put sensitive and valuable information at risk. Confidently protecting your data, which provides a critical foundation for every business operation, is central to a zero trust approach to security.

Data security solutions, whether implemented on premises or in a hybrid cloud, help you gain greater visibility and insights to investigate and remediate cyberthreats, enforce real-time controls and manage regulatory compliance.

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Discover data security vulnerabilities in real time

Does your security team know where your critical data resides and who has access to it? The key steps in protecting sensitive data include automating visibility, controlling access policies and implementing ongoing monitoring to identify vulnerabilities and risks before they become breaches. 

Secure your data to prevent a catastrophic breach

Support a zero trust approach to data management with an integrated suite of capabilities, including automatically created and securely isolated data copies, that can tackle cybersecurity gaps in on-premises or hybrid cloud deployments. 

Help simplify regulatory compliance

Addressing the growing number of privacy mandates is difficult enough; keeping up with reporting can be another hardship for your team. Simplify the process with automation, analytics and activity monitoring. 

Secure AWS and your Hybrid Cloud

Achieve layered security controls by integrating IBM QRadar with AWS’ native security capabilities.

Case studies

IBM and Westfield: Protecting Client Data with Proactive Security  Westfield Insurance implemented IBM Security Guardium, IBM Security QRadar, and IBM Security SOAR to support its customers and enable business growth. By collaborating with IBM Security, the insurance company aims to ensure its long-term viability by protecting policyholders’ sensitive data and information. Learn more about Guardium

Next steps

IBM Security Guardium solutions

Achieve smarter data security with visibility, automation and scalability.

IBM Data Security Services

Let IBM experts help you avoid security breaches and protect sensitive data.


Data encryption solutions

Protect enterprise data and address regulatory compliance with data-centric security solutions and services.


Data privacy solutions

Strengthen data privacy protection, build customer trust and grow your business.