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Imperva® and Fortanix Partner to Protect Confidential Customer Data

Imperva® and Fortanix Partner to Protect Confidential Customer Data

Imperva, Inc., (@Imperva) the cybersecurity leader that protects critical applications, APIs, and data, anywhere at scale, and Fortanix, Inc. (@Fortanix), the Data Security company powered by Confidential Computing, announce that they have signed a partnership agreement, and have each joined the other’s strategic partner program.

This partnership brings together two of the most innovative and trusted cybersecurity companies focused on multicloud data protection. The joint offerings from Imperva and Fortanix will provide the ability to manage the entire data security workflow for customers ensuring data privacy and compliance.

Imperva now offers Fortanix Data Security Manager (DSM), a highly scalable data security platform that delivers unified cryptographic and privacy services such as encryption, tokenization, dynamic data masking (DDM), secrets management, and enterprise key management. The solution works across multiple cloud service providers (CSPs) and provides an “easy button” to secure over 100 services. Fortanix DSM is simple to deploy and is offered in two editions — on-premises and a cloud-based SaaS solution — providing data security controls with both backed by FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification.

"We’re thrilled to partner with Imperva and take a best-in-class solution to the market together,” says Anand Kashyap, CEO of Fortanix. “With Imperva’s data discovery and classification capabilities and the Fortanix Data Security Manager SaaS and multicloud offering, customers have an end-to-end solution for securing workloads across the entire Data Lifecycle. This solution will help customers accelerate their data journey to the cloud while meeting the highest level of compliance.”

Imperva Data Security Fabric (DSF) is a robust and scalable hybrid, multicloud platform for data discovery and classification, activity monitoring, access controls, security analytics, threat detection, and compliance reporting. Imperva DSF provides protection for unstructured, semi-, and structured data — both on-premises and in the cloud.

Organizations continue to seek the most efficient and effective data security solutions to address multiple use cases such as sensitive data protection, insider threat detection, and data risk management. They must also meet compliance and privacy requirements while operating diverse ecosystems at scale and consolidating legacy tools, all without impacting the speed and agility of the application development team to achieve the highest level of ROI.

With the combined strength of Imperva DSF and Fortanix DSM, this data security partnership will benefit organizations that find their traditional controls are no longer sufficient as they move data workloads and applications to the cloud. These data security solutions address data security and privacy regulations such as GDPR, CCPA, PCI DSS, and HIPAA by employing methods to help protect and control data confidentiality, data integrity, and data access across the hybrid multicloud environment.

“With the unprecedented explosion of data over recent decades and every day, unknown sensitive data might be anywhere — potentially exposed, and unsecured. But with this new partnership between Imperva and Fortanix, companies can now discover, classify, and secure their data using encryption and tokenization wherever it resides,” says Dan Neault, SVP and GM of Data Security at Imperva. “Using the intelligence and flexibility of Imperva DSF combined with the power of the Fortanix DSM, finding sensitive data and taking the right steps to secure it is now easier than ever.”

Additionally, Imperva is now able to provide customers with Fortanix DSM via the Imperva End-User License Agreement (EULA) providing streamlined procurement via a single vendor for sales, implementation, training, support, and services.

Building a complete cybersecurity technology ecosystem dedicated to data security and compliance

The Imperva Technology Alliance Program (TAP) enables technology companies, security vendors, and cloud service providers to co-market, sell, and integrate their products and platforms with the award-winning Imperva cybersecurity portfolio to create solutions that deliver added value for customers and generate revenue growth for TAP partners.

Imperva DSF continues to deliver more value to customers through these alliances. Additionally, Fortanix also supports the Imperva Web Application Firewall (WAF) by being able to store WAF encryption keys.

Meet with us at RSA Conference

Join Imperva and Fortanix at RSA Conference 2023 on April 24-27 in San Francisco, CA. Imperva will be exhibiting at booth #5180, North Hall, and Fortanix will be exhibiting at booth #449, South Hall. There will be representatives from both companies at both booths throughout the conference including;

  • Terry Ray, SVP, Data Security GTM and Field CTO at Imperva, will be speaking at the Fortanix booth at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, April 25: “Why organizations need monitoring AND encryption for data security, not monitoring OR encryption​.”
  • Sumanth Kakaraparthi, VP of Data Security Product Management at Imperva, will be speaking at the Fortanix booth at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, April 26: “You can’t protect your sensitive data unless you know where it is and what it is.”

Additional Information

  • Learn more about the Imperva Data Security Fabric (DSF)
  • Learn more about the Fortanix Data Security Manager (DSM)
  • Learn about Imperva joining the Fortanix Partner program here
  • Learn about Fortanix joining the Imperva Technology Alliance Partner program here
  • Check out the Imperva Blog for the latest products and solutions news and threat intelligence from Imperva Research Labs

About Imperva

Imperva is the cybersecurity leader that helps organizations protect critical applications, APIs, and data, anywhere, at scale, and with the highest ROI. With an integrated approach combining edge, application security, and data security, Imperva protects companies through all stages of their digital journey. Imperva Research Labs and our global intelligence community enable Imperva to stay ahead of the threat landscape and seamlessly integrate the latest security, privacy, and compliance expertise into our solutions.

About Fortanix

Fortanix secures data, wherever it is. The company’s data-first approach to security powered by Confidential Computing complements traditional infrastructure-centric solutions and allows businesses of all sizes to modernize their data security posture on-premises, in the cloud, or everywhere in between. Rated highly by customers, and with 100-plus tech integrations, the company’s award-winning flagship Data Security Manager (DSM) platform delivers a unified approach to the data security and privacy lifecycle while reducing risk and increasing compliance. Fortanix customers include global banks and financial services institutions, technology companies, retailers, government agencies, healthcare institutions as well as cloud service providers.

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