Gartner Research

Selection Criteria for Data-Subsetting Technologies

Published: 10 May 2010

ID: G00174578

Analyst(s): Thomas Murphy


The need is growing for tools that simplify the creation and loading of subsets of production data driven by application complexity and integration, regulatory and security compliance, and business velocity. Gartner has developed criteria to assess the capabilities required.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • When Subsetting Isn't Enough
  • File and Database Technology Support
  • Package Application Support
  • Data Navigation
  • Time-Based Selection Functions
  • Functional Selection
  • Geographic Selection
  • Integration With Quality Management Tools
  • Simulation and Estimation
  • Test Data Scenario Management
  • Data Load and Restore Support
  • Data Masking
  • Data Creation
  • Incremental Updates
  • Performance
  • Vendors
  • Building Your List

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