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NEW RELEASE: Symantec Data Insight 4.5

Enabling governance automation through workflows and customization
Created: 03 Jun 2014 • Updated: 10 Jun 2014
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We have released version 4.5 of Symantec Data Insight! This release enables information governance automation by providing greater insight, customization, and work-flow capabilities.

Data Insight 4.5 helps organizations achieve:

  • Expanded discovery – Data governance for new platforms
  • In-depth analysis – Immediate and industry relevant metadata driven insights
  • Scalable workflow – Self-service portal to empower data owners

Read this blog for more on how Data Insight enables more effective Information Governance.




Key new features in Data Insight 4.5:

  • Self-Service Portal enables IT and Risk/ Compliance teams to engage business data owners with actionable intelligence to reduce risk of data loss, align access to business need and verify ownership.
  • File server and NAS coverage extends data governance capabilities to NetApp clustered DataONTAP, EMC Isilon and Windows Server 2012.
  • Ad-Hoc Report Templates provide immediate insights for risk, compliance, data management and operations efforts.
  • Report Exchange powered by the Symantec Connect community to share and exchange ad-hoc query reports and templates with industry peers.
  • Query Interface provides more flexible data extraction including a web-services API for integration with external systems and 3rd party applications.
  • Data Ownership enhancements increase the accuracy of data ownership identification along with flexibility to map to organizational structure.
  • User Reporting enhancements help visualize user activity and access permissions with improved tracking across user lifecycle events.
  • Product Operations provides enhanced tracking and visualization of the topology, data processing and disk space usage.


Check out the data sheet and what's new document to learn more about this release.


Additional Resources

Symantec Data Insight  4.5 product guides (PDF and HTML pages) are now available on the SORTdocumentation page. The Symantec Data Insight  4.5 documentation set includes the following manuals:

  • Symantec Data Insight Release Notes
  • Symantec Data Insight Self-Service Portal Quick Reference Guide
  • Symantec Data Insight Installation Guide
  • Symantec Data Insight User's Guide
  • Symantec Data Insight Administrator's Guide
  • Third-Party Legal Notices

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