In the process of publishing a dashboard to your Datawatch Server, you have the option to select who got access to the dashboard. Your users list can be integrated with your Active Directory as well.
What filters are you referring to ? We have a lot of filters including : Multiple Categorical filters for text based data, Percentile Range Filters, Time window filters, numerical filters as well as direct visualization filters. All filters are dynamically created by drag and drop to your dashboard.
Our Datawatch Designer is a visualization tool, if you have a need for an ETL Tool please check our Datawatch Server / Automator Software.