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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Test Data Management
  3. Test Data Manager
  4. Projects
  5. Policies
  6. Data Discovery
  7. Creating a Data Subset
  8. Performing a Data Masking Operation
  9. Data Masking Techniques and Parameters
  10. Plans and Workflows
  11. Monitor
  12. Reports
  13. ilmcmd
  14. Data Type Reference
  15. Data Type Reference for Hadoop

String Random Masking Parameters

String Random Masking Parameters

Configure random masking to generate random output for string columns.
To configure limitations for each character in the output string, configure a mask format. Configure filter characters to define which source characters to mask and the characters to mask them with.
The following table describes the parameters that you can configure for random masking of string columns:
Parameter
Description
Range
The minimum and maximum string length. The
Data Integration Service
returns a string of random characters between the minimum and maximum string length.
Mask Format
The type of character to substitute for each character in the input data. You can limit each character to an alphabetic, numeric, or alphanumeric character type.
Source String Characters
The characters in the source string that you want to mask.
Result String Replacement Characters
Substitutes the characters in the target string.