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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."
  • "Guardium is most suitable for large scale enterprises because the pricing model is better if you are implementing a large number of databases."
  • "Reasonable cost but could be lower."
  • "IBM Guardium Data Protection charges you based on the number of users, e.g. based on the number of licenses, and it's either on a per-license or a per-data basis."
  • "The cost depends on the number of databases. You can purchase advanced licenses, but the standard license is calculated based on the number of databases you have to onboard."
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    Top Answer:IBM Security Guardium Data Protection is a solution for database security from IBM that gives complete visibility, control, and analysis to secure sensitive data and comply with regulations. IBM… more »
    Top Answer:The reporting side is also very, very good, especially its flexibility which allows you to tailor the reports to whatever information you want.
    Top Answer:Guardium's pricing is quite high, but it gives good value for money for all sizes of enterprises, especially for partners.
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    Also Known As
    InfoSphere Guardium, Guardium, IBM Guardium
    Secure@Source
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    Overview

    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.

    Operationalize data privacy governance to help lower risk exposure for cloud modernization, data lakes, customer centricity, and new digital transformation programs. Discover and classify your data, assess risk, monitor suspicious data access and movement, and automate protection and response—all in one solution.

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    Sample Customers
    Vale, UPMC
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm40%
    Computer Software Company14%
    Healthcare Company11%
    Insurance Company11%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company26%
    Comms Service Provider16%
    Financial Services Firm16%
    Insurance Company6%
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    Company Size
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    Small Business29%
    Midsize Enterprise17%
    Large Enterprise55%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise13%
    Large Enterprise70%
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    Buyer's Guide
    Database Security
    June 2022
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    IBM Guardium Data Protection is ranked 1st in Database Security with 17 reviews while Informatica Secure@Source is ranked 16th in Database Security. IBM Guardium Data Protection is rated 8.0, while Informatica Secure@Source 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 Informatica Persistent Data Masking, whereas Informatica Secure@Source is most compared with .

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