Introduction to Philter

Philter identifies and removes protected health information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII) from natural language (unstructured) text. The current version of Philter is 1.2.0. Philter features an API and customizable filtering.


Philter is available in two editions – Philter Standard and Philter Enterprise. The two editions are compared below.

 Standard EditionEnterprise Edition
Customizable PHI and PII Filtering Yes Yes
Anonymization via Random Value Replacement Yes Yes
Works with Philter Studio Yes - includes 5 licenses Yes - includes 25 licenses
Works with Filter Profile Registry Yes Yes
Apache Kafka Integration Yes
Apache NiFi Integration Yes
Apache Pulsar Integration Yes
SupportLimited Email SupportPriority Email Support
AvailabilityAWS Marketplace
Azure Marketplace
GCP Marketplace
Direct Download
CostStarts at $0.79 / hour
Billed through your cloud platform
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System Requirements

  • Java 8 Runtime Environment
  • 8 GB of RAM (but preferably 16)
  • Open port 8080 for API (port is customizable)
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