Fortra’s Digital Guardian Named Leader and Fast Mover in GigaOm Radar for Data Loss Prevention

Broad platform with strong integrations offers customers a one-stop shop for data security

Posted on November 2, 2023

MINNEAPOLIS – Nov 2, 2023, – Fortra today announced that for the third year running Digital Guardian was named leader and fast mover in the GigaOm Radar Report for Data Loss Prevention (DLP). The GigaOm Radar highlights key DLP vendors and equips IT and security decision makers with the information needed to select the best fit for their business and use case requirements.  

Fortra’s Digital Guardian was recognized for its outstanding execution and focus on its tool and service integrations, reporting and analytics, and insider risk awareness. It was also rated exceptional for privacy regulation compliance, ease of management, and adoption.  

“Digital Guardian has a long history of helping customers mitigate data loss, solving over 150,000 different use cases,” said Wade Barisoff, Director of Product – Data Protection, Fortra. “From implementation and beyond, we have the maturity and depth of experience required to meet our customers’ DLP needs. A managed service option provides customers with additional flexibility.” 

Through the integration with its Data Classification Suite, Fortra lets customers comply with a wider range of regulations. Additional zero-trust file security allows customers to securely collaborate on any document.  

“Digital Guardian is a broad, capable platform enhanced by strong integrations with its wider data security portfolio,” said Paul Stringfellow, lead analyst from GigaOm for the DLP Radar. “With Fortra, customers have the option of using a consolidated single vendor for data security.” 

GigaOm placed Digital Guardian as a leader between the Maturity and Platform Play axes.

“Customers want to consolidate the number of vendors and disparate security tools they need to mature their security operations,” said John Grancarich, Chief Strategy Officer, Fortra. “Platforms that combine capabilities, share threat intelligence, and automate processes are emerging as the solution to comprehensive coverage through a single of point of management and visibility.”

“Fortra is building a flexible platform, powered by AI, and integrated with a range of complementary security modules from data and email security to infrastructure protection, security awareness training and more,” added Grancarich. “Platforms break down the technological barriers that have existed for far too long in security. They remove complexity and optimize performance, and this adds significant value for customers.”  

Download the GigaOm Radar for DLP report here

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