Appian Protect is the suite of security and trust features built to meet the needs of any organization. Appian's cloud platform is built for security, scalability, and reliability. Appian Protect gives you more control over your security posture, improves data security and privacy, and enhances compliance with policies and regulations at the local, state, federal, and global level. With Appian Protect, you can keep data secure and compliant while ensuring users have reliable and speedy access to their information.
Appian Protect lets your organization select a support tier that best meets your organization's requirements for technical help, compliance and audit services, cloud instance sizing, and uptime and availability.
All Appian Cloud customers receive the core benefits of Appian Protect at the Basic tier. More security options are available at the Essential, Advanced, and Enterprise support tiers.
The following table lists the features provided at each support tier. Features marked with a dagger (†) are also available to self-managed customers.
|Security, orchestration, and automated response (SOAR) - Appian InfoSec's proprietary security observability and response platform
|Real-time intrusion detection monitoring and response
|Antivirus scanning (on file upload and nightly)
|Enterprise-ready authentication and authorization with SSO (built-in or connect with LDAP, SAML, OpenID Connect, Login.gov, or PIEE) †
|Integration authentication (OAuth 2.0, Google Service Account authentication, AWS Signature v4 authentication) †
|Inbound Web API authentication (using API keys or OAuth 2.0) †
|VPN (inbound and outbound, dynamic and fault-tolerant)
|AWS PrivateLink (inbound and outbound)
|Custom TLS policies
|Bring your own key (AWS HSM or AWS KMS) for disk encryption
|Appian Cloud database encryption with AWS KMS
|Enhanced Business Continuity
|Annual customer audit
|Site data audit requests
|Annual security questionnaire
Appian Protect at the Basic tier is included in the license fee for all customers. Some features are available only to customers subscribed to higher-level support tiers.
Most of the features included in Appian Protect are only available in Appian Cloud. However, features related to data, authentication, and integration security are also available to self-managed customers. These features are marked with the dagger symbol (†) in the previous table.
Features are only available as a package at each support tier and cannot be purchased individually.