Microsoft Purview

With Microsoft Purview, you can gain visibility into your data, manage it securely, and experience compliance in a new dimension. Protect your data assets across platforms, applications, and clouds with comprehensive information protection, data governance, risk management, and compliance solutions.

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So what is Microsoft Purview?

Microsoft Purview is a comprehensive collection of Microsoft solutions for governance, protection, and management of your entire data estate. Microsoft Purview is the consolidation of Azure Purview and the Microsoft 365 compliance portfolio under the new Microsoft Purview brand name. As such, Microsoft Purview is a unified platform that helps understand and govern the data estate. Data is protected in any location, and risk and compliance status can be significantly improved.

Data Governance with Microsoft Purview

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Microsoft Purview solutions in the Governance Portal provide a unified data governance service that helps you manage your on-premises, multicloud, and software-as-a-service (SaaS) data. The Microsoft Purview governance portal enables you to do the following:

  • Microsoft Purview creates a holistic, up-to-date view of your data landscape – with automated data discovery, confidential data classification and end-to-end data provenance.
  • Microsoft Purview enables your data curators to manage and protect your data in the field.
  • Help your users find secure, trusted data with Microsoft Purview.

Discover the Microsoft Purview product family

  • Microsoft Purview Communicationcompliance

Promote a secure and compliant work environment with Microsoft Purview by identifying confidential or inappropriate content in your organization’s communication channels.
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  • Microsoft Purview Compliance-Manager

Reduce risk with Microsoft Purview by translating complex regulatory requirements into targeted improvement actions. With Microsoft Purview, you can strengthen your compliance status and track progress.
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  • Microsoft Purview Data lifecycle management

Classify and manage your data at scale with Microsoft Purview to meet legal, business, privacy, and regulatory obligations.
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  • Microsoft Purview Data Loss Prevention

Automatically protect sensitive data from risky and unauthorized access – across applications, services, endpoints, and local files – with Microsoft Purview.
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  • Microsoft Purview Data Map and Data Catalog

With Microsoft Purview, you create a unified data map for your users to automate and manage metadata from hybrid sources. And with Microsoft Purview, you can simplify finding your data with an interactive visualization of data provenance.
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  • Microsoft Purview eDiscovery

Explore and manage your data with Microsoft Purview with end-to-end workflows right where it resides to facilitate internal or legal investigations.
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  • Microsoft Purview Information Protection

With Microsoft Purview, you discover, locate, classify, and protect sensitive, business-critical data, then extend management and protection across the entire data architecture.
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  • Microsoft Purview Insider-Riskmanagement

With Microsoft Purview, you can detect, investigate, and remediate critical risks in your organization – such as data theft, data leaks, and security policy violations.
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The Microsoft Azure reference architectures developed by areto offers many advantages.

Using areto’s Microsoft Azure reference architecture provides customers with best practices for developing and operating reliable, secure, efficient, and cost-effective systems in the cloud. areto’s Microsoft Azure architecture solutions are consistently measured against Microsoft best practices to deliver the highest value to customers.

The areto Microsoft Azure reference architecture is based on five pillars: operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency, cost optimization.

Operational Excellence
Optimal design of systems operation and monitoring as well as continuous improvement of supporting processes and procedures

Protection of information, systems, assets, risk assessments and mitigation strategies.

Cost optimization
Maximizing ROI through the continuous process of improving the system throughout its lifecycle.

Ensure security, disaster recovery, for business continuity as data is mirrored across multiple redundant sites.

Performance efficiency
Efficient use of computer resources, scalability to meet short-term peaks in demand, future-proofing

Microsoft Purview Apps

Microsoft Purview automates data discovery by providing data scanning and classification as a service to resources across your data assets. Metadata and descriptions of discovered data assets are integrated into a holistic map of your data assets. There are also purpose-built apps that create environments for data discovery, access management, and insights into your data landscape.

Microsoft Purview Data Map

Microsoft Purview Data Map provides the foundation for data discovery and effective data governance. Microsoft Purview Data Map is a cloudnative PaaS service that captures enterprise data metadata in analytics and operating systems – both on-premises and in the cloud. With its built-in automated review and classification system, Microsoft Purview Data Map is automatically kept up to date. Business users can configure and use the Microsoft Purview Data Map service through an intuitive user interface, and developers can interact with Data Map programmatically using open source-based Apache Atlas 2.2 APIs. Microsoft Purview Data Map supports the Microsoft Purview Data Catalog and Microsoft Purview Data Estate Insights with unified user functionality in the Microsoft Purview Governance Portal.

Microsoft Purview Data Catalog

Microsoft Purview’s Data Catalog service enables business and technical users to quickly and easily find relevant data. A search function is available with filters based on narrowing options such as glossary terms, classifications, confidentiality designations, and more. For subject matter experts, data stewards, and data officers, Microsoft Purview’s Data Catalog service offers data curation features such as enterprise glossary management and the ability to automate tagging of data resources with glossary terms. Data consumers and producers can also visually trace the origin of data resources from local operating systems through ETL processes and modeling, storage, and analytics systems such as Power BI.

Microsoft Purview Data Estate Insights

Microsoft Purview’s Data Estate Insights enables chief data officers and other governance stakeholders* to view an overview of their data estate and gain actionable insights into governance gaps that can then be addressed by the service itself.

Microsoft Purview Data Sharing

Microsoft Purview Data Sharing enables organizations to securely share data both within the organization and across organizations with business partners and customers. You can share or receive data with just a few clicks. Data providers can centrally manage and monitor sharing relationships and revoke a share at any time. Data consumers can access received data with their own analytics tools and gain insights from data.

Why Microsoft Purview?

Gartner has listed Microsoft as a Leader in its 2022 Magic Quadrant™ for Enterprise Information Archiving. This is the fourth consecutive year that Gartner has recognized Microsoft as a Leader in this important area. In addition, Microsoft received the top score in the “ability to execute” category.

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Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product, or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

GARTNER and Magic Quadrant are registered trademarks and service mark of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and are used herein with permission. All rights reserved.

Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving, by Michael Hoeck, Jeff Vogel, Chandra Mukhyala. 24 January 2022.

Microsoft Azure Workshops / Know-how Transfer

Are you still at the beginning of your data journey, or are you looking for a digital sparring partner for complex projects? Areto’s workshops, training courses and coaching sessions offer you the opportunity to achieve inordinate impact without large investment. Whether virtual or on-site, they quickly show you what is possible in your company to generate real added value from data. Together, we develop innovative solutions for your company with which business can get off to a flying start. Benefit from the many years of practical experience of our experts in the fields of data strategy, data analytics, data science, artificial intelligence, data engineering. Quality, which is also reflected in the ISO certification.

Data Platform: 5-Day Strategy Workshop

The path to the cloud is an individual challenge for every company: Success depends on careful preparation: An accurate, realistic assessment of the organization’s status quo state as well as a common understanding of the target and the path required to achieve this.

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BI Infrastructure Update: 1-week assessment

Together we develop a future-proof and scalable Microsoft Data Platform based on the current challenges. For this purpose, we use the most modern tools from Microsoft Azure and the Microsoft Power Platform.

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On-Premises Cloud Migration: 1-Week Assessment

By migrating an existing on-premises business intelligence system to the cloud, it can be modernized and put on a flexible and scalable platform. The future architecture meets all the requirements of the organization and is verified by a PoC carried out jointly afterwards.

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Quick Start Azure Data Factory

Introduction to the Azure Data Factory. As part of this briefing, you can get a brief introduction to the Azure Data Integration Service through an exemplary walk-through of the features and benefits of Azure Data Factory. Finally, an exemplary pipeline based on the areto reference architecture is set up.

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Quick Start Azure SQL Database

As part of this briefing, you’ll get a brief introduction to Azure SQL Database through an exemplary walk-through of the capabilities and benefits of the database service. Finally, the exemplary structure and configuration of an Azure SQL Database based on the areto reference architecture follows.

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Quick Start Azure Data Lake

Introducing Azure Blob Storage: This briefing will give you a walk-through of the features and benefits of an Azure Data Lake (Azure Blob Storage). Finally, the construction and configuration of an exemplary data lake based on the areto reference architecture follows.

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Quick-Start Azure Synapse Analytics

As part of this briefing, you can expect a brief introduction to Azure Synapse Analytics through an exemplary walk-through of the features and benefits of this analytics service. Finally, the construction and configuration of an exemplary pipeline and storage in a Synapse SQL database based on the areto reference architecture follows.

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Azure Data Platform PoC

Planning and implementation of a 1-week proof-of-concept around the introduction and operation of an Azure Data Platform. On the way to a modern data platform. Jointly develop the migration to a modern and scalable Azure Cloud Data Platform.

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Microsoft Purview Know-how Video Library

The future of data governance:
introducing Microsoft Purview

How to get started with Azure Purview |
Azure Tips and Tricks

Microsoft Purview Compliance Manager
short video

Enable unified data governance with Azure Purview | Azure Friday

Introduction to Lineage in
Microsoft Purview

Automated lineage from
Azure Data Factory

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Do you already have a strategy for your future governance solution? Are you already taking advantage of modern cloud platforms and automation? We would be happy to show you examples of how our customers are already using areto’s agile and scalable Microsoft solutions.

Workshops / Coachings

In our Microsoft workshops and coaching sessions, you will gain the necessary know-how, e.g. for setting up a modern data governance solution with Microsoft Purview. The areto Microsoft Competence Center offers a wide range of coaching sessions.

Proof of Concepts

Is Microsoft Purview right for us? Are the framework conditions suitable? What requirements must be met? Proof of concepts (POCs) answer these and other questions. So you can start your project well prepared.

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We look forward to hearing from you!

Florian Grell
Teamlead Microsoft
phone: +49 221 66 95 75-0