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RSA Helps Customers Simplify PCI Compliance in Virtualized Environments

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

RSA Helps Customers Simplify PCI Compliance in Virtualized Environments09:04 EDT Tuesday, August 28, 2012Successful Collaboration of the RSA Archer® eGRC Suite, RSA® Data Loss Prevention Suite, the RSA enVision® system and RSA NetWitness® technology Help Customers Face PCI Requirements in Virtualized EnvironmentsSAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VMworld -- News Summary:RSA's PCI Solution Guide is QSA-reviewed guide that is designed to provide formal guidance for enterprises deploying virtual infrastructure in Payment Card Industry (PCI) regulated data centers. The RSA PCI Solution Guide is an addendum to the VMware Solution Guide for the Payment Card IndustryFollow EMC at VMworld: EMC Community Network: To view everything EMC at VMworld, visit https://community.emc.com/go/vmworld  Twitter: For continuous news and event updates for EMC at VMworld, follow EMC on Twitter at @CloudEMC and @EMCCorp and join the conversations using #EMC and #VMworld Facebook: To view highlight videos, interviews and more, like EMC on Facebook Flickr: View photos of EMC at VMworld on Flickr and tag your VMworld photos with "EMC and VMworld" Full Story:RSA, The Security Division of EMC (NYSE:EMC), today announced the publication of the RSA PCI Solution Guide, a QSA-reviewed guide that is designed to provide formal guidance for enterprises deploying virtual infrastructure in Payment Card Industry (PCI)-regulated data centers. The RSA PCI Solution Guide is an addendum to the VMware Solution Guide for the Payment Card Industry. The RSA PCI Solution Guide augments the native security offerings in the VMware vCloud® Suite to cover additional control areas required for PCI compliance, helping to enable retailers to accelerate and simplify the transition of mission critical operations to virtualized data centers."Customers are eager to virtualize even their most sensitive systems, including PCI payment processing, and by integrating with RSA's core set of security management and compliance tools customers can supplement our native security offerings to accelerate deployments and reduce the complexity of meeting audit requirements," said Parag Patel, vice president, Global Strategic Alliances of VMware. "VMware and RSA are committed to helping regulated organizations move along in their journey to the cloud by providing in-depth and validated guidance to the compliance community and customers who are subject to PCI compliance.""RSA has a comprehensive security management and compliance suite, including RSA Archer, RSA Data Loss Prevention, RSA enVision and RSA NetWitness technology, which can all be leveraged to help better protect credit card data in virtual environments and address PCI compliance requirements," said Carol Clark, RSA Senior Director of Security Management and Compliance product marketing.  "RSA is an integral part of VMware's security and compliance strategy that helps enables customers to migrate to virtual and private cloud environments securely."The RSA Archer eGRC platform is engineered to provide a GRC framework that is part of the reference guide to PCI compliance, enabling RSA to address the PCI controls that need to be monitored and reported on in a VMware environment. The integration between RSA Archer eGRC and VMware vCenter? Operations? demonstrates the capability of end-to-end visibility, automated compliance and effective remediation. About RSARSA, The Security Division of EMC, is the premier provider of security, risk and compliance management solutions for business acceleration. RSA helps the world's leading organizations succeed by solving their most complex and sensitive security challenges. These challenges include managing organizational risk, safeguarding mobile access and collaboration, proving compliance, and securing virtual and cloud environments.Combining business-critical controls in identity assurance, encryption & key management, SIEM, Data Loss Prevention and Fraud Protection with industry leading eGRC capabilities and robust consulting services, RSA brings visibility and trust to millions of user identities, the transactions that they perform and the data that is generated. For more information, please visit www.EMC.com/RSA.EMC, RSA, Archer, enVision and NetWitness, are either registered trademarks or trademarks of EMC Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.  All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.VMware and VMware vCloud are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the word "partner" or "partnership" does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company. SOURCE EMC CorporationFor further information: Lona Therrien, RSA, The Security Division of EMC, +1-781-515-5449, lona.therrien@rsa.com