Dataguise Announces Industry’s First Data-Centric Security Solution for Hadoop-in-the-Cloud

A new article out of the company reports, “Dataguise, the leading provider of data-centric security and data governance solutions for Big Data, today announced it has expanded its DgSecure platform to support Hadoop-in-the-Cloud, including the largest cloud Hadoop implementation, Amazon EMR (Elastic MapReduce). Additionally, key Big Data cloud service providers, Altiscale and Qubole, have joined Dataguise’s Big Data Protection Partner Program (BDP3) to leverage Dataguise DgSecure to provide comprehensive discovery, protection and visibility to sensitive data for their cloud-based Hadoop customers. Already a certified partner of Cloudera, Hortonworks and MapR, Dataguise is now the only vendor that supports 100 percent of the major Hadoop distributions along with Hadoop-in-the-Cloud, traditional databases, files and SharePoint.”

Gurpreet Singh, CEO of Health-e-Link commented, “As a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Enterprise Practice Management (EPM) products in a cloud-based model, our focus is on bringing business value and efficiencies to thousands of customers (medical practices), while meeting the challenge of providing data privacy and compliance regulations for over 160,000 ‘lives’ (patients) in accordance with HIPAA and HITECH…Dataguise provides the ability for us to take advantage of the cloud without compromising data privacy and security, and we see invaluable opportunities to leverage this technology to grow our business.”