Gartner Research

Database Activity Monitoring Is Evolving Into Database Audit and Protection

Published: 22 February 2012

ID: G00230083

Analyst(s): Jeffrey Wheatman


Database security concerns, regulatory requirements and expanded vendor capabilities are driving the emergence of a class of technologies that Gartner now identifies as database audit and protection tools. Database activity monitoring tools are transforming into DAP suites.

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  • Overview

What You Need to Know


  • Technology Description
    • Technology Definition
    • Operating Requirements
  • Uses
    • Benefits and Risks
    • Technology Alternatives
  • Selection Guidelines
    • Price Performance
    • Technology Providers

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