Main features of Salesforce Shield are:
The main benefits of Salesforce Shield are its performance monitoring feature, platform encryption, data archive, and field audit trail. Here are more details:
Monitor performance and event data
Through event monitoring, you are able to gain access to detailed information about security, performance, and usage of each of your Salesforce applications viewed through the data visualization tool. With that, you’ll know who is accessing important business data when and where, which allows you to gain a better understanding of the adoption of users across your applications. Likewise, you are also able to optimize performance or troubleshoot problems.
Meet compliance requirements through encryption
You can use platform encryption to gain total control on the encryption keys, protect sensitive information from unauthorized access, and set data permissions. These are all important in complying with regulations. This feature allows you to keep critical application functionalities such as workflow, validation and search rules when you perform native encryption on your sensitive information across all your Salesforce applications.
Store data securely and accessibility
Data archive module allows you to store business data in the cloud platform for a long time without affecting the availability of data or the application’s performance. For example, if you have historical data that are not frequently used, you can archive it to free some storage space and the data could be quickly accessed if ever it was needed. This is an ideal feature for healthcare institutions that need store data about their patients for a long time but may be needed immediately in case of emergency situations.
Get informed of your data value
Field audit trail allows informs you of the value and state of data regardless of date, any time. Whether it’s going to be used for internal governance, customer service, audit or regulatory compliance, the system is sure to help. It has big data backend that allows for massive scalability that enables the creation of audit trails for forensic data level that goes up to 10 years in history.
The following Salesforce Shield integrations are currently offered by the vendor:
Salesforce Shield pricing is available in the following plans: