Eric Naiburg's Blog

May 25, 2011

IBM InfoSphere Guardium Named a Leader with highest scores in overall Market Presence, Offering, and Strategy

Forrester Wave: Database Auditing and Real-Time Protection, Q2 2011, May 6, 2011

Database auditing has become critical to all enterprises for dealing with various regulatory compliance and security requirements. In addition, preventing attacks and unauthorized access to sensitive data by database administrators and other privileged users has become vital to all organizations.

In this comprehensive assessment incorporating 147 criteria, Forrester Research, Inc. gave IBM the highest score in all 3 high-level buckets: Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence. IBM also achieved among the top ranking in all 16 high-level categories that were scored, including the highest possible scores in the following 7 categories:

  • Audit policies
  • Auditing repository
  • Corporate strategy
  • Installed base
  • Services
  • Employees
  • Technology partners

According to Forrester, “IBM InfoSphere Guardium continues to demonstrate its leadership in supporting very large heterogeneous environments, delivering high performance and scalability, simplifying administration, and performing real-time database protection.”

“The Forester Wave is copyrighted by Forrester Research Inc. Forrester and Forrester Wave are trademarks of Forrester Research, Inc. The Forrester Wave is a graphical representation of Forrester’s call on a market and is plotted using a detailed spreadsheet with exposed scores, weightings, and comments. Forrester does not endorse any vendor, product, or service depicted in the Forrester Wave. Information is based on best available resources. Opinions reflect judgement at the time and are subject to change.”

About these ads

1 Comment »

  1. Dear All,

    Have a look at the following IBM Guardium demonstration video uploaded by me:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lY9dq4ggarg

    Saurabh Saxena
    (saurabh.saxena@tridentinfo.com)

    Comment by Saurabh Saxena — November 11, 2011 @ 11:24 am


RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Silver is the New Black Theme. Blog at WordPress.com.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: