Tattoo Data Tracking service

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The Tattoo service from Ropnoy enables organisations to tag and track the use of external data across their Domains

Efficient tracking, effective governance, non-intrusive implementation and the ability to report on real-world usage for any file type.

File based data

Typically, End of Day or Reference Data in the form of Excel XLS, CSV, XML and pdf which are consumed by end users or business applications.

Extracted Data

Typically the same End of Day files, but data elements are extracted from the downloaded file via an import schema and imported into a Data Warehouse.

Key Features

For Compliance, understanding whether files saved to the network or data imported to a warehouse have been accessed by unauthorised personnel, or re-used in downstream applications is becoming a business imperative and proving this to the regulators, a priority.

Our services use data ‘watermarking’ and we apply this in an innovative way, enabling organisations to track the use of data in the three principle data consumption categories;

Key Benefits

Identifies vendor data use in downstream applications

Identifies real users of data for internal recharge

Identifies actual data used as well as origination.

Transparency for Compliance

Rapid implementation and results

Provides qualified knowledge on which to base business decisions

No network or application reengineering

Faster and more accurate than manual methods