What Type of Data Loss Prevention is Right for your Organization? Choosing between Endpoint DLP and Network DLP



Deciding between endpoint DLP and network DLP isn't always a simple task. Watch our video for a breakdown of the key differences between each approach and questions to help you choose the best solution for your data protection needs.

While they both serve to meet the same goal – preventing sensitive data loss – endpoint DLP and network DLP are very different in terms of how they’re deployed and what levels of control they offer. As a result, both solutions also have different “sweet spots” in which they are more ideal than the other. Understanding these differences is critical to planning your DLP deployment and being able to correctly match DLP capabilities to your business’ data protection requirements.

To help in your DLP decision making process, we’ve developed a short video that covers the main differences between both approaches as well as what kinds of questions security teams should answer in order to choose the right solution:

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Bill Bradley

Bill Bradley is director of product marketing at Digital Guardian, bringing over 20 years of technology, marketing, and sales experience to the role. He spent the first portion of his career in field sales and brings this customer-centric mentality to his role in marketing for Digital Guardian. Prior to Digital Guardian Bill was at Rapid7 and the General Electric Corporation.

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