Data Security Solutions for Educational Institutions

Vormetric Data Security Solutions from Thales e-Security help schools, colleges, universities and other educational institutions protect their most sensitive data.

Education

Vormetric's Data Security solution provides the features necessary for schools, universities, colleges, and other educational institutions to secure their data and comply with government regulations and industry standards.

Secure Sensitive Data

While knowledge might be education's most valuable asset, it is frequently manifested as data. Educational institutions have to secure multiple kinds of data, including:

  • Intellectual property from government and privately-funded academic research
  • Faculty and student personal identification information, health care and credit card information
  • Student academic performance and financial information
  • More
Comply with Regulations and Standards

Educational institutions are subject to numerous government regulations and standards, which may include:

Seamlessly Share Data with Multiple Stakeholders

Unlike corporations and government organizations, universities, colleges and K-12 schools need to share data not only with staff members but also with students, parents, volunteers, and, sometimes, the community at large.

The Vormetric Data Security Platform

The Vormetric Data Security Platform is the only solution with a single extensible framework for protecting data-at-rest under the diverse requirements of business services organizations across the broadest range of OS platforms, databases, cloud environments and big data implementations. The result is low total cost of ownership, as well as simple, efficient deployment and operation.

Vormetric Transparent Encryption

Vormetric Transparent Encryption from Thales e-Security provides file and volume level data-at-rest encryption, secure key management and access controls required by regulation and compliance regimes.

Vormetric Data Security Intelligence

Vormetric Data Security Intelligence from Thales e-Security provides another level of protection from malicious insiders, privileged users, APTs and other attacks that compromise data by delivering the access pattern information that can identify an incident in progress.

Quick and Easy to Install No Matter what your OS

Thales e-Security can work with you to install Vormetric Data Security solutions in weeks rather than months. Vormetric solutions work with most major operating systems, including Linux, UNIX and Windows servers in physical, virtual, cloud and big data Cardholder Data Environments (CDE).

Easy to Use

Vormetric Data Security makes it simple to address security and compliance concerns by simultaneously protecting data in databases, files and Big Data nodes across public, private, hybrid clouds and traditional infrastructures. Central management of the entire data security platform makes it easy to extend data security protection and satisfy compliance requirements across the entire enterprise, growing as required, without adding new hardware or increasing operational burdens.

Doesn't Slow System Performance

Customers typically report no perceptible impact on end-user experience when using Thales e-Security solutions. Vormetric Transparent Encryption performs encryption and decryption operations at the optimal location of the files system or volume manager taking advantage of hardware cryptographic acceleration, such as Intel® Advanced Encryption Standard-New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI) and SPARC Niagara Crypto, to speed the encryption and decryption of data.

eBooks : Thales e-Security eBook – Securing Data In An Unsecure World

Download this eBook to learn about the top security issues facing organizations today along with practical advice on how to secure your most valuable assets...

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Case Studies : Vormetric Data Security Makes the Grade at American River College

American River College (ARC) is a public community college with 38,000 students granting certificates and associate degrees across a variety of educational subjects, primarily serving the adult residents of the six-county Greater Sacramento, California region...

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Research and Whitepapers : IANS: Encryption as an Enterprise Strategy

This report is a survey and offers analysts on creating an enterprise-wide encryption strategy and explores the growing “encrypt everything” philosophy...

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