Ashvin Kamaraju

Ashvin Kamaraju is vice president of product development and partner management for data security vendor Vormetric.

Articles by Ashvin Kamaraju

Increasing concerns over security breaches from external and internal threats, regulatory compliance requirements from HIPAA, the HITECH Act, PCI DSS, and other mandates, plus the migration from physical servers to virtual machines and the cloud are prompting companies to adopt encryption as never before. Encryption protects data by transforming data into unintelligible strings of characters (called cipher text) and today is widely considered to be a security best practice.

Posted November 10, 2011