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Fortra’s Digital Guardian is comprehensive data loss prevention for rapid deployment and results.

For most organizations, the demand for data protection continues to grow year over year. Businesses, especially those rich in data and intellectual property, need a way to mitigate data loss in order to protect sensitive information, not just from outside threats but from lapses resulting from human error, like unintentionally sharing or deleting an important file. Evolving data privacy laws, many which require that businesses keep data safe and secure, along with shifting regulatory compliance, continue to drive interest in data protection as well.


Digital Guardian's data loss prevention, available as a software-as-a-service or managed service, helps you see that data, support compliance initiatives, and protect against serious risk.

For 20 years, Digital Guardian has helped organizations locate, understand, and protect their sensitive data, including source code, design files, and confidential documents. Founded in 2003 by biotech workers who sought better control over their company's own IP, Digital Guardian was built on the premise of enterprises being able to protect their valuable data.

Today's buyers are demanding vendors do more. That means offering scalable protection that grows with your business. Digital Guardian helps CISOs get the deep visibility into system, data and user events they need and see critical results quickly through a series of intuitive, out-of-the-box dashboards and reports.

Powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS), the world's most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform, Digital Guardian helps organizations protect data, performing across the corporate network, traditional endpoints, and cloud applications. wherever it resides.

Acquired by Fortra in 2021, Digital Guardian helped strengthen the company’s data protection line of products and improve its ability to categorize, classify, and protect data across a wide set of applications and operating systems. Along with Fortra's Data Classification and Digital Guardian Secure Collaboration, the products are a set of interlocking solutions designed to protect data while keeping users productive. From guiding your implementation to guarding your data, Fortra’s modular solutions provide enterprise-class coverage for all cybersecurity maturity levels.

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