Gartner Research

Encryption Options for Centralized Data Storage and Document Management Environments

Published: 13 November 2008

ID: G00159545

Analyst(s): Eric Ouellet

Summary

Many organizations are rushing to protect their sensitive data assets with encryption solutions. Understanding the typical deployment scenarios adopted by others, along with the leading issues and concerns, can enhance the success of projects.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Appliance-Based Encryption
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Built-In Hard-Disk Encryption
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Hard-Disk Drive Controller Encryption
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Switching-Fabric-Based Encryption
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Shared Folder Encryption Appliances
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Enterprise Digital Rights Management (EDRM)
    • Issues
    • Recommendations
  • Other Issues to Consider
    • IAM
    • Data Classification
    • Digital Shredding

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