Create secure, test data sets while protecting sensitive or confidential data in nonproduction systems.
Cloud applications and platforms offer cost savings and increased agility – yet when complete copies of production are made to create test environments, you add back in cost and inefficiencies and could be introducing risk of a data breach. Many different types of users from contractors to testers and developers have access to these environments. For example, during test runs or training sessions, can you ensure that your cloud application administrators and developers do not accidentally send emails to customers, or even to internal employees, that not only cause confusion but inadvertently release confidential information?
Putting aside the impact of negative publicity, the Ponemon Institute, the leading privacy and data protection research group, found that the average cost of a data breach was $194 per record or $5.5 million per company in 2011.
Informatica Cloud Test Data Management is designed to allow you to minimize the risk of potential test data breaches while delivering significant cost avoidance with integrated test data subset capabilities. Now available, this wizard-based cloud integration application uses pre-built, flexible data subset filtering and data masking rules based on market-leading Informatica test data creation and data masking technology. Whether you’re running Salesforce CRM and Force.com sandboxes, working with other cloud-based applications or simply doing on-premise testing, with Informatica Cloud you can: