Database Solutions

IBM Guardium vs. Imperva SecureSphere Database Security: A buyers' guide

Although databases are the repositories of the most valuable information assets in the enterprise, too many databases remain poorly protected in today’s enterprises. Without a comprehensive security solution in place, your organization won’t be able to protect its databases and data assets and will struggle to eliminate vulnerabilities without impacting on compliance and operational efficiency.

But, with the market becoming increasingly saturated with different vendors all claiming their solution is the best, how can you be sure which one is right for your business?

IT Central Station has collated the opinions of real tech users to produce a new, independent report based on real users’ feedback. In this 11-page document, IT Central Station selected two leading solutions in the database security market and compiled a detailed and a direct comparison of both the offerings.

Comparing the top two database security solutions

IT Central Stations compares the top two enterprise-level database security solutions -- IBM Guardium and Imperva SecureSphere Database Security -- in this buyer’s guide.

The criteria used to evaluate the solutions consists of detailed real user reviews, ratings and comparisons. The offerings included in the report are accompanied by a sample of its customers, its top comparisons and some also have a breakdown of the industries and company size the majority of their reviewers originate from listed.

All the reviews included in the report have been posted in the 24 months prior to publication and are from real, authenticated users. These reviews are comprised from a selection of four key topic areas to ensure readers get an unbiased overview of each offering. These topic areas consist of the most valuable features of the solution, the improvements it made to the users’ organization, how the solution could be improved upon to and where relevant, its pricing, set up cost and licensing fee.


Based on tens of thousands of comparisons and dozens of bespoke reviews this short report offers unbiased feedback on the most widely used database security solutions in the marketplace today.



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