Greenmask Beta Release
Posted on 2023-12-05 by Greenmask.io
PostgreSQL Dump and Obfuscation Tool
We are thrilled to announce the first beta release of Greenmask, an innovative open-source utility designed for PostgreSQL logical backup dumping, obfuscation, and restoration. This tool is a significant addition to the PostgreSQL "family" news, aligning with the PostgreSQL community's interest in related open-source projects.
- Cross-Platform Support: Developed in Go, Greenmask is free of platform dependencies.
- Type-Safe Database Operations: Ensures data validation and encoding, maintaining integrity.
- Transformation Validation: Guarantees correct and maintainable data transformations.
- Partitioned Table Support: Eases configuration for partitioned tables.
- Stateless and Backward Compatible: Compatible with standard PostgreSQL utilities.
- Parallel Execution: Boosts efficiency in dumping and restoration processes.
- Multiple Storage Options: Offers support for both local and remote storage solutions.
- Perfect for routine backup and restoration tasks.
- Aids in anonymization and data masking for staging environments and analytics.
- Greenmask aims to be a key component in managing obfuscation processes, with plans for a future UI-based solution.
- Compatible with PostgreSQL version 11 and higher.
As this is a beta release, we highly value feedback and suggestions from the PostgreSQL community. Your insights and testing are crucial for enhancing Greenmask's robustness and utility.