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The mission

Identify and classify the sensitive data in your business

Reducing the need for additional resource allocation for data discovery by significantly accelerating data classification. Standardize data processes, inform remediation activities and protect your business

What's new

Data scanning

SQL Data Catalog can now automatically scan the data within tables, and make intelligent recommendations about their classification

Improved rules

Improved rules and suggestions, including better filtering and auto-applying rules


You can now set permisions for multiple users, these include full permissions, read-only access

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What's next

Efficient classification

We’re looking into ways to make classification easier with improved filters and overviews to help you identify the data to classify quicker

Integrations (researching)

We're exploring how classification in SQL Data Catalog can enhance capabilities in other Redgate products.

Further resources


Practical steps for end-to-end data protection

If you plan to make production data available for development and test purposes, you'll need to understand which columns contain personal or sensitive data, create a data catalog to record those decisions, devise and implement a data masking, and then provision the sanitized database copies. Richard Macaskill show how to automate as much of this process as possible.

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Get started with short videos and documentation

Watch this course and learn how to use SQL Data Catalog to classify data across your SQL Server estate, ensuring that the correct data is protected – in the correct way – allowing you to focus investment on the more critical areas.

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