Milestones & Markers

BigID began in 2016, built to rethink data discovery and data intelligence for today’s data-driven world. We set out to create a scalable way for enterprises to know their data – leveraging ML and AI to revolutionize how organizations approached their data across the entire scope of their data environment, and how they get value … Continued

BigID App Marketplace: Why We’re Rethinking Data Discovery for Insight and Action

Earlier this week, BigID announced the first app marketplace for any data discovery platform. BigID’s App Marketplace makes it easy to add, extend, and adapt new apps to solve big challenges in data privacy, data security, and data management. This release comes on the heels of two other major announcements, Discovery-in-Depth and the BigID Application … Continued

Schrems II and the Privacy Shield Decision – What Now For EU Data Transfers?

Rule Number 1 for those in the privacy profession: become very comfortable with uncertainty. That rule applies to last week’s landmark judgement in Data Protection Commissioner vs. Facebook Ireland Limited, Maximilian Schrems (“Schrems II”) from the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). What does Schrems II mean for data privacy? Over the past … Continued

The BigID App Development Framework

The BigID App Development Framework empowers customers and partners to get more value from their data by building custom apps for data privacy, security, and data management – all fueled by BigID’s leading data discovery foundation. Our discovery-in-depth foundation gives customers the ability to have a single source of data truth whether for privacy, security … Continued

Ringing in 2020 with $50M in Funding

We founded BigID in 2016 on the premise that companies needed a way to provide data accountability to their customers through more intelligent data accounting. With data estates ballooning and new privacy regulations around the corner, we reasoned that the only way companies could truly know their data–regardless of data source of location– was through … Continued

CCPA Gets Real: Finding Your Way Out of the Weeds

The California Consumer Privacy Protection (CCPA) comes into effect in a matter of months, and earlier this month, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued highly anticipated initial guidance on how to operationalize the law: it’s of particular interest because the AG’s office will be responsible for enforcing the law. The Regulations may have introduced some … Continued

Keep ‘em Coming! BigID Named an InformationWeek 2019 Tech Vendor to Watch

2018 is coming to a close but the accolades touting BigID as a transformative technology, changing how enterprises manage and protect personal information continue to roll in. Following our RSA Innovation Sandbox win earlier in the year and recently being named a 2018 Cool Vendor by Gartner, InformationWeek included BigID in its 2019 Vendors to … Continued