Dataguise to Showcase First Data-Centric Security Solution for DataStax Enterprise and Apache Cassandra at Cassandra Summit 2015

Data-Centric Security Innovator Joins the DataStax Partner Network

SANTA CLARA, CA – Sep 22, 2015 – Dataguise, a leading provider of data-centric discovery and data protection for big data environments, today announced it has joined the DataStax Partner Network and will be demonstrating the world’s first data-centric security solution optimized for DataStax Enterprise at Cassandra Summit 2015. For enterprises that need to bring personal, regulated, or other sensitive data into DataStax’s enterprise-grade distribution of the NoSQL database, Dataguise DgSecure™ offers an end-to-end security platform that can detect, protect, and audit sensitive data elements within the high-performance, always-on, distributed architecture of Apache Cassandra.

“At DataStax, we are privileged to have an active and highly innovative partner network,” said Narayan Sundareswaran, Vice President, Business Development, Technology, Ecosystems & Infrastructure at DataStax. “Dataguise helps to solve one of the hardest problems facing IT managers today: identifying, protecting and monitoring all sensitive data in large datasets, including grey data.”

Dataguise DgSecure allows organizations to deploy high-availability Cassandra distributions with complete end-to-end security where environments can scale elastically and securely on demand. Essential capabilities in DgSecure include the industry-first ability to detect sensitive data regardless of its type or location; identify and define the relationship of one data class to another; prevent unentitled access, and provide monitoring for complete data privacy assurance. DgSecure will be featured at the Cassandra Summit in Santa Clara, September 22-24 in booth #109.

“Sophisticated big data deployments require a new approach to ensuring data privacy. As it is critical that all sensitive data be identified, protected and monitored, Dataguise provides competent oversight of these environments,” said JT Sison, VP, Marketing for Dataguise. “With 20 of the Fortune 100 leveraging DataStax solutions for their mission-critical big data applications, DgSecure introduces a production-proven, data-centric solution that delivers new levels of confidence in how these distributions are secured.”

DataStax delivers Apache Cassandra™ in a database platform purpose-built for the performance and availability demands for web, mobile and Internet of Things applications, with more than 500 customers and 30 of the top Fortune 100 companies worldwide. As a Technology Partner, Dataguise augments DataStax Enterprise with complementary technologies.

About Dataguise
Dataguise is a leading provider of data privacy protection and compliance intelligence for sensitive data assets stored in both Big Data and traditional repositories. The company’s comprehensive and centrally managed solutions allow companies to maintain a 360 degree view of their sensitive data, evaluate their compliance exposure risks, and enforce the most appropriate remediation policies, whether the data is stored on premises or in the cloud. Dataguise is recognized as a visionary by one of the world’s leading analyst firms for its ability to help its customers to reduce the risk of data breaches and to remain compliant with regulations designed to protect personally identifiable information (PII) such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH), and the Payment Card Industry (PCI) DSS. For more information visit:

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