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Privacera Platform

Installation overview


To install Privacera Platform, the following steps need to be followed:

  1. Choose the installation options

    • Cloud Provider - Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

    • Deployment Type - Docker Container or Kubernetes.

  2. Choose the databases and services you want to secure or scan

    • Services for Access Control: E.g. AWS S3, Databricks, Snowflake, Azure SQL, Google BigQuery, etc.

    • Services for Discovery: E.g. AWS S3, Azure ADSL, GCS, Snowflake, Azure SQL, Google BigQuery, etc.

    • Services for EncrypptionL E.g. Databricks, Apache Hive, Snowflake, etc.

  3. Get requirements from your security team

    • SSL Management: E.g. CA, Corporate CA, Self Signed, etc.

    • Encryption: E.g. Encrypted PVs in Kubernetes, External Vault to be used, etc.

  4. Get advanced requirements

    • CI/CD: E.g. Using Git, ArgoCD, GitOps, etc

    • Kubernetes: E.g. External Storage Class, Ingress Controllers, HA, etc.

  5. Perform prerequisites

    • Operating environment: E.g. EC2, Virtual instances, Kubernetes Cluster, Load Balancers, etc.

    • Dependent Resources: E.g. External Databases, etc.

    • IAM policies: E.g. EC2 Instance Roles, Kubernetes NodeGroups, etc.

    • Firewalls: E.g. Ingress/Egress Ports, etc.

    • Security: E.g. SSL certificates, encryption keys, service user/passwords, Single Signon, etc,

  6. Install and configure

    • Install Privacera Manager. Using PM CLI

    • Create Privacera Manager Recipe. Based on Supported Services, Security and Advance Requirements, etc.

    • Deploy Privacera. Run pre check, deploy and validate