Is it possible to encrypt a single column (field) in a CA Datacom database?

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Issue/Introduction

Question: 

Is it possible to encrypt a single column (field) in a CA Datacom/DB table?

Answer: 

Encryption is done at the table level, and cannot be specified at an individual column (field) level.

There is an extensive discussion on encryption in the CA Datacom/DB Database and System Administration Guide, in the section "Introduction › Data Encryption".

Additional Information:

For further information, please see the following Guides:

CA Datacom/DB version 14.02 Database and System Administration Guide, in the section “Introduction Data Encryption

CA Datacom/DB Version 15.0 Database and System Administration Guide, in the section “Introduction Data Encryption

As always, please contact CA Technologies support for CA Datacom if you have further questions.

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