Help minimize risk and reduce operational costs

IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager centralizes, simplifies and automates the encryption key management process to help minimize risk and reduce operational costs of encryption key management. It offers secure, robust key storage, key serving and key lifecycle management for IBM and non-IBM storage solutions using the OASIS Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP). IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager helps customers meet regulations such as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), Sarbanes-Oxley and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) by providing centralized management of encryption keys.

Centralized, transparent key management

Provides centralized, simplified and transparent key management through the secure storage of key material and the serving of keys at the time of use.

Simple, secure integration

Offers simple, secure integration between data-at-rest storage systems and IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager with the industry-standard KMIP protocol.

Lower costs

Reduces key management costs by automating the assignment and rotation of keys.

Key features of IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager

  • Enables multi-master clustering for flexibility, ease of use
  • Provides more efficient and simplified key management
  • Delivers simple secure integration with IBM storage systems
  • Reduces key management costs
  • Provides certified communications
  • Speeds implementation and enables interoperability
  • Extends support and compatibility functions