Data governance

Privacera extends data governance automation

Privacera, a SaaS-based data governance and security platform provider founded by the creators of Apache Ranger, has announced the release of Privacera Platform 6.3 and PrivaceraCloud 4.3 to deliver comprehensive data governance automation and support. support extended to the entire ecosystem of cloud partners.

New Releases Expand the Privacera Access Governance Platform’s Ability to Secure a Diverse and Growing Number of Data Sources and Analytics Workloads Offered by Public and Third-Party Cloud Service Providers, Such as BigQuery, Snowflake , AWS, and Starburst from Google Cloud.

“Privacera pioneered the first SaaS-based data governance and security solution that integrates privacy and compliance across multiple cloud services,” said Privacera CEO Balaji Ganesan. “Our latest releases not only help organizations use data efficiently and responsibly, but also accelerate digital transformation by helping organizations move data securely to the cloud, while minimizing compliance risks. the reach of our platforms, we are even better equipped to guide organizations through their data journeys.”

According to the company, a key milestone in this new release is that Privacera now brings a comprehensive data access and security governance solution to Google BigQuery. With this release, Privacera provides granular access control and data masking capabilities, as well as the ability to discover and mark sensitive data to help manage access to data stored and processed in BigQuery.

Privacera has also improved access control by extending attribute-based access control (ABAC) to all supported data and analytics sources. ABAC simplifies and automates data access governance and is especially beneficial when combined with Privacera’s role-based access control (RBAC) and tag-based access control. Privacera’s ABAC leverages user attributes such as region, title, and department when creating data access policies, allowing data access based on those attributes. Integration with access management solutions, such as Okta, further automates the process of governing data access.

The new release also extends Starburst Enterprise support by adding encryption to speed up and improve secure data sharing by automatically encrypting and decrypting data for authorized users or applications when they access it. As a result, data science and analytics teams can safely use more data, build and refine predictive and machine learning models, and increase their accuracy, using the full range of data capabilities in their organization.

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