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data integrity

The quality of correctness, completeness, wholeness, soundness and compliance with the intention of the creators of the data. It is achieved by preventing accidental or deliberate but unauthorized insertion, modification or destruction of data in a database. Data integrity is one of the six fundamental components of information security (see Parkerian Hexad). See message integrity.
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Data integrity of Health Department remained 90 percent and complaint percent was nine percent.
For this reason, general data integrity regulations and guidelines can benefit all life science organizations.
Data integrity is the degree to which a collection of data is complete, consistent and accurate throughout the data lifecycle and is an essential requirement by regulatory authorities.
Subex Azure Ltd, a provider of OSS solutions for telecomms operators, announced on Thursday (29 November) the global launch of its Data Integrity Management (DIM) Practice.
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Compatible with all major Linux distributions including Red Hat and Debian, the benefits of Convolo include industry-leading data integrity guarantees, the ability to run on commodity hardware components, the elimination of all requirements to modify existing applications, and full compatibility with Mission Critical Linux's remote system-monitoring and management technologies - Secure Service Technology and LifeGuard.
SpectraLogic, celebrating more than 30 years of data storage innovation, today announced it is now offering data integrity verification across its complete line of T-Series tape libraries from SME to Enterprise--free of charge.
The EMC, Emulex and Oracle data integrity solution protects mission critical application information from corruption, eliminating potential costs and downtime.
It must address data integrity and accuracy, automatic operation, offsite storage, and of course, restoration.
Kinamik's assured data integrity protection capabilities will enable AppSec DbProtect customers to extend their database SRC capabilities to protect the integrity of their database audit trails and logs in realtime, rendering them tamper-evident so that even the most privileged users cannot modify them without generating an irrefutable record.
Storage strategies come into play because many of the auditing requirements ride on data integrity.

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