Our customers have asked us for a FIPS 140-2 compliant solution that is easy-to-use and deploy, flexible architecture for encrypting whole databases, as well as files. We are proud to now support encryption key management for NetLib’s Encryptionizer.
Olympia, WA and Stamford, CT (PRWEB) February 02, 2015
Townsend Security, a leading authority in data privacy solutions, in conjunction with NetLib®, a leader in data protection security software, today announced a partnership enabling a best practices approach to data protection. With Key Connection for Encryptionizer®, Townsend Security customers are now able to deploy a no additional cost plugin application that enables Alliance Key Manager, the company’s flagship encryption key manager to support NetLib’s Encryptionizer for Microsoft SQL Server, a user and developer friendly tool that offers an easy and flexible environment enabling transparent whole database (TDE), column and file encryption, as well as a flexible API set.
The combined product supports Microsoft SQL Server Versions 2000 through 2014, Express through Enterprise editions.
Combined with Alliance Key Manager, NetLib’s Encryptionizer secures distributed databases, files, and folders all the way down to the workstation or laptop supporting the physical, virtual and cloud environments.
“Our customers have asked us for a FIPS 140-2 compliant solution that is easy-to-use and deploy, flexible architecture for encrypting whole databases, as well as files. We are proud to now support encryption key management for NetLib’s Encryptionizer,” said Patrick Townsend, Founder and CEO of Townsend Security.
“FIPS 140-2 compliance is critical to businesses that fall in highly regulated industries (financial services, retail, healthcare, etc.) and need to meet compliance requirements. NetLib’s Encryptionizer, paired with our Alliance Key Manager, offers enterprises a complete encryption solution that has been independently tested and is compliant with FIPS 140-2,” continued Townsend.
“Encryption key management is an increasingly important part of protecting your data,” stated Neil Weicher, Founder and CTO, NetLib. “NetLib’s partnership with Townsend Security underscores the importance of just this by expanding our key management options to the Enterprise. We are pleased to be their trusted business partner in fighting the number one business issue today: data protection.”
About Alliance Key Manager & Key Connection for Encryptionizer
With Alliance Key Manager and Key Connection for Encryptionizer, organizations can meet compliance requirements in less time and at a lower cost by managing their NetLib Encryptionizer keys with a FIPS 140-2 compliant encryption key management solution. Additionally, the solutions supports encryption and decryption services so that the encryption key is always kept separate from the data it protects. Alliance Key Manager is available as a Hardware Security Module (HSM), VMware virtual machine, Cloud HSM, or in the Cloud (AWS and Microsoft Azure).
About Townsend Security
Townsend Security creates data privacy solutions that help organizations meet evolving compliance requirements and mitigate the risk of data breaches and cyber-attacks. Companies worldwide trust Townsend Security’s NIST and FIPS 140-2 compliant solutions to meet the encryption and key management requirements in PCI DSS, HIPAA/HITECH, FISMA, GLBA/FFIEC, SOX, and other regulatory compliance requirements. Learn more at http://www.townsendsecurity.com.
NeLib is a leading provider in database security for large, medium and small businesses, organizations and government agencies. Protecting valuable databases and sensitive data is important to maintain business stability for our customers, as well as for the growing areas of compliance. NetLib Encryptionizer, the company’s flagship product, is deployed in banks, credit card processors, online merchants, hospitals, and government agencies worldwide. It offers a flexible environment enabling automatic, whole database or file encryption, column encryption, and auditing as well as an optional API.
Based in Stanford, Connecticut, for over 20 years, NetLib’s commitment has and will always be to our customers. Our patented database encryption software supports the physical, virtual and cloud environments, from the desktop to enterprise server, to meet the ever-changing needs of you, our customer. Learn more at http://www.netlib.com.