Netezza Purchases Data Auditing Vendor Tizor Systems
Data warehousing vendor Netezza announces it has purchased Tizor Systems for an undisclosed sum. Netezza says the acquisition will allow its enterprise customers to track, store and perform forensic analysis of data access history as well as meet regulatory compliance requirements.Data warehousing vendor Netezza announced Feb. 24 it has acquired data auditing and protection vendor Tizor Systems for an undisclosed sum. According to officials at Netezza, the acquisition will help "enterprise customers to track, store and perform forensic analysis against years of data access history and more easily meet regulatory compliance requirements."
"As regulatory compliance and information governance rules get even stricter, it's vital that companies know who is accessing information and how," Jim Baum, president and CEO of Netezza, said in a statement. "The enterprise data auditing and protection market is expected to grow significantly in the next couple of years. By acquiring Tizor, we will be able to offer our customers best-in-class data auditing products that align very well with our enterprise offering."