"Until now, enterprises with sensitive data have faced the seemingly impossible task of making that information available to employees anywhere, anytime, while ensuring that the data is secure and meets increasingly stringent compliance requirements. Bitglass' elegant solution to that problem will be met with applause,” said
The solution intermediates connections between users and cloud apps like Salesforce and Box. Application data is stored encrypted in the enterprise’s private cloud rather than in plain text in the application itself and the data is dynamically decrypted and folded into the application during use. This combines the security of data stored in a private cloud with the flexibility, performance and usability of popular public-cloud applications. The enterprise may also opt to store the data encrypted in the public-cloud application. The entire process is completely transparent to users.
Data is encrypted with industry-standard AES 256-bit encryption. Bitglass’ patent-pending approach simultaneously maintains robust security (AES 256-bit encryption with 256-bit initialization vectors) and application functionality (including sorting, wildcard search and autocomplete).
The Bitglass solution deploys in minutes with one-click selection of data fields subject to encryption and allows organizations to quickly and easily change policies as regulatory and security policies change. No software installation or configuration of employee devices is required.
“Our customers are eager to adopt public-cloud applications, but struggle with maintaining data security,” said
To better understand the data security concerns facing enterprises as they adopt cloud apps, Bitglass is offering a free whitepaper on the topic. Access it at: http://www2.bitglass.com/encryption-whitepaper.
Bitglass provides total data protection for the enterprise, securing corporate data anywhere it goes - in cloud applications, on mobile devices and anywhere on the Internet. Bitglass was founded in 2013 by a team of industry veterans with a proven track record of innovation and execution. Bitglass is based in
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