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Proliferating non-production environments are causing sensitive data sprawl and impeding data compliance and protection in organizations. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here March 19, 2024. Any data security officer will tell you that protecting sensitive data is a constantly-evolving uphill battle. The threat landscape is always changing , while new vulnerabilities are discovered at an ever-increasing (and frightening) rate. The accelerating sprawl of sensitive data in enterprise environments only complicates this challenge. In most companies, data security officers simply have a bigger and growing ...
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Hi, We are reaching out to inform you that Delphix is deprecating Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v4/v5 and IBM Advanced Interactive eXecutive (AIX) v5.3/v6.1 environments for Delphix Continuous Data Engine and all data source connectors on May 31st, 2024. These environment versions will reach the end of Primary Support, three months later, on August 31st, 2024, and then the end of Extended Support, 18 months later, on April 30, 2026. We must regularly reevaluate our support matrices to continually advance our products. The selected environment versions have been out of support for several years. With this in mind, we will drop support for ...
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Updating test data management processes can reduce software defects and the costs of repairing them. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here March 13, 2024. Walmart founder Sam Walton famously said, “There’s only one boss. The customer.” Customers are any business’s lifeblood, but acquiring new customers can cost four to five times more than retaining existing customers, per Forbes . So, it’s just as important to retain customers as it is to acquire new ones. But maintaining a strong customer base is easier said than done, as customers can be fickle— 60% of customers would stop doing business with a company ...
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AI’s influence, data compliance, and non-production vulnerabilities give businesses ample reasons to evolve their data governance procedures This article was originally published on the Delphix website here February 21, 2024. A s businesses continue to amass vast amounts of data, the need for robust data governance procedures has become more critical than ever. Examining data governance procedures has long been a crucial practice for businesses that collect data because it ensures that collected data is managed, stored, and utilized in a secure, compliant, and efficient manner. It also enhances data quality, risk mitigation, and better decision ...
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Updating test data management processes can reduce a business’s storage footprint, IT budget spend, and greenhouse gas emissions This article was originally published on the Delphix website here February 13, 2024. How many copies of test data are currently floating around your organization’s non-production environments? That’s not always an easy question to answer, as not all copies of test data within enterprises are monitored or even accounted for. In fact, many businesses maintain non-production environments in which a striking 90% of the data is redundant, according to Delphix . These unaccounted data copies within non-production ...
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Data Control Tower (DCT) Installation Cheat Sheet Summary Data Control Tower (DCT) is Delphix’s data governance solution. DCT sits above the Delphix Engines (Continuous Data, Continuous Compliance, or Hyperscale Compliance), where it continuously monitors and directs usage of the engines through an HTTPS connection. DCT is a Dockerized product that is installed on a containerized platform. It is not installed like a traditional Delphix Engine. This guide is meant to assist with the first time installation of DCT. Audience Traditional Delphix Administrators who do not have Kubernetes, OpenShift, or Docker knowledge might need to ...
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Continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) promises to revolutionize software delivery, elevate collaboration, mitigate risks, and accelerate time-to-market This article was originally published on the Delphix website here February 6, 2024. I n the fast-paced realm of enterprise software development, the need for agility, efficiency, and reliability has never been more crucial. Enterprise software developers are continuously looking for ways to speed up their software development processes without sacrificing quality. Continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) has emerged as a transformative technology, promising ...
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Hi, We are reaching out to inform you of our plans to end support for Delphix Self-Service (formerly known as JetStream). The March 2024 release of Delphix Continuous Data starts an 18-month end-of-support period for all supported versions of Delphix Self-Service. We will continue to support Delphix Self-Service in prior and current product versions until September 30, 2025 . After September 2025, all versions of Delphix Self-Service will be out of support. Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below for further details. We understand this feature provides important capabilities for your application teams and are committed to continuing ...
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March 2024 Introduction The Delphix DevOps Data Platform leverages a usage-based pricing model. This usage-based price is dependent on the amount of data managed by Continuous Data, Continuous Compliance, and Hyperscale Compliance, measured in terabytes. This measurement guide will help determine per-terabyte usage across supported source data. Pursuant to Delphix’s pricing model, our customers may use our software and services without having to worry about the number of software instances running. With this pricing model, our customers can use and pay for only as much as is needed and deploy the software in whatever fashion deemed fit. Delphix ...
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SustainableIT.org sent a delegation of executives and technology leaders to the World Economic Forum 2024 in Davos, Switzerland, to amplify the crucial role of technology leadership in shaping a sustainable future This article was originally published on the Delphix website here January 22, 2024. L ast week, SustainableIT.org sent a delegation of executives and technology leaders to participate at the World Economic Forum 2024 (WEF) in Davos Switzerland. Our mission was to amplify the crucial role of technology leadership in shaping a sustainable future. Bridging the Gap in Tech Leadership One of our primary objectives in attending ...
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Dell re-engineered its developer experience to achieve 80% developer productivity and complete 21 million pipeline runs in just one year. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here December 14, 2023. I f I told you that your manufacturing plant was only producing at 20% capacity, would you close down the plant? Or at least call a search party to investigate? I am willing to bet that you would. But why is it that we are willing to accept any less when it comes to some of our most valuable resources, who are so vital to our digital transformation? Why would any organization allow their business-critical software ...
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Hi, We are reaching out to inform you that Docker Compose will be deprecated as a supported container platform for Data Control Tower and Hyperscale Compliance. The January 2024 releases for both products start a 12-month deprecation period for all supported versions on Docker Compose. All prior and current product versions will continue to be supported on Docker Compose until January 2025. Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below for further details. We understand these products provide a daily source of important capabilities to manage your Delphix operations, and we are committed to making your transition a success. We plan to work ...
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We’re excited to be featured once again at Microsoft Ignite, marking our third Microsoft conference feature. As part of the Microsoft Fabric GA announcement, we are offering users preview access to Delphix Compliance Services for Microsoft Fabric. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here November 15, 2023. W e’re excited to be featured once again at Microsoft Ignite, marking our third Microsoft conference feature. As part of the Microsoft Fabric GA announcement, we are offering users preview access to Delphix Compliance Services for Microsoft Fabric. Last year at Ignite, Delphix was announced as one of twelve ...
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Provisioning, maintaining and using test data often impedes software developers and testers, frustrating precious talent, delaying releases, and often yielding poor-quality software. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here November 9, 2023. W ith the adoption of DevOps and continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) practices, test data management (TDM) practices are under pressure to evolve. In Gartner’s report, “Hype Cycle™ for Agile and DevOps, 2023” (27 July 2023, ID G00792717), the firm reports that traditional methods of test data management are becoming problematic for many businesses: “As organizations ...
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IT teams are oftentimes faced with complex challenges regarding enterprise-wide data security, but a clearly articulated, policy-driven data masking technique can ease implementation and reduce cost. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here March 28, 2019. O ne of the most common security issues that enterprise software teams overlook is securing their non-production environments, which is where the majority of sensitive data lies within an enterprise. Non-production environments is where software teams develop and test application changes using copies of real customer and company data, and the sheer number and ...
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By leveraging Delphix's capabilities, banks can drive operational efficiency, accelerate innovation, and deliver reliable and convenient products and services to their customers. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here August 23, 2023. D ue to the rapidly changing market, banks must embrace digital innovation to stay ahead of the competition and meet customer expectations. Delivering reliable and convenient products and services requires faster digital delivery, efficient data management, and streamlined processes. However, traditional data provisioning methods and compliance requirements often clash with agile DevOps ...
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The move-to-asm.sh script procedure, documented here , provides the ability to move virtual Oracle non-multitenant databases to ASM. This procedure does not support Oracle multitenant databases. The Oracle V2ASM CLI export features that shipped in Continuous Data 9.0.0.0 and 12.0.0.0 and later now cover the functionality of move-to-asm.sh in its entirety and additionally support Oracle multitenant databases. The legacy script is now less feature-rich and unnecessary. The following note was previously added to the Continuous Data deprecated features list at 9.0.0.0 GA (March 2023): Release 9.0.0.0 Deprecated features Oracle Oracle ...
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Internal developer platforms (IDPs) help many enterprises accelerate high-quality software development by giving teams highly reusable and automated tools and environments. Discover why automated test data management must be an integral part of an effective IDP strategy. This article was originally published on the Delphix website here July 27, 2023. I nternal developer platforms (IDPs) are tools organizations use to build, deploy, and manage software applications in a more efficient and streamlined way. IDPs provide developers with pre-built components, frameworks, and best practices that can be used to develop and deploy applications in ...
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Introduction The legacy profiler for databases is deprecated as of release 15.0. It will reach End of Life and be removed from Delphix Continuous Compliance in a further twelve months. This guide explains how to check if you are using the legacy profiler in any profiling jobs and how to update these jobs to use the Automated Sensitive Data Discovery (ASDD) profiler. This notice does not apply to the legacy profiler for files. How to identify if you are affected Using the API Log into the API client Call the GET /profile-sets/usage endpoint with the following filters: profileSetType: LEGACY connectorType: ...
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Join us for a virtual meetup with our product leaders! Explore how our unique compliance capabilities address the challenges of developing and modernizing applications in multicloud environments. In these environments, rapidly discovering and masking terabytes of sensitive data across diverse cloud platforms like Azure, Salesforce, and Snowflake can be a complex task. This creates distinctive data security and privacy challenges for developers, analysts, testers, and support teams. To discover how we empower you to meet modern requirements at speed and scale,we invite you to a virtual meetup with our product leaders. Our experts will provide ...
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