The ability to transform normal text into an unreadable format for consumption by authorised users. This includes the ability to ensure that required applications operate on the secure data flowing through the enterprise with no gaps, no decryption, and no performance overhead. Data can easily and continuously be protected throughout the lifecycle, from discovery to encryption whilst providing for usage monitoring and reporting. This can be enabled over multiple layers and environments such as on premise, cloud or hybrid environments.
The ability to encrypt sensitive data in analytics platforms and data lakes in the cloud and on premise, (including Vertica, Snowflake, Teradata, Hadoop, and many others), to increase access to data for faster insights.