SafeNet ProtectV provides full disk encryption of physical servers, virtual machines, and cloud instances so you can securely run even your most sensitive workloads or any highly regulated data in the cloud
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  • Overview

    SafeNet ProtectV provides full disk encryption of physical servers, virtual machines, and cloud instances so you can securely run even your most sensitive workloads or any highly regulated data in the cloud. Whether using Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Hyper-V, IBM Bluemix, or VMware, SafeNet ProtectV ensures cloud-enabled security. 

    The industry’s first comprehensive high-availability solution for protecting data across bare metal, virtual and cloud infrastructures, SafeNet ProtectV encrypts entire servers and attached storage volumes, keeping your data safe from unauthorized access. In addition, no SafeNet ProtectV Manager or Client can be launched without proper authorization and authentication from SafeNet ProtectV StartGuard (TM) pre-boot authentication.

    With SafeNet ProtectV’s unified encryption, your organization can be safe knowing that you retain access to and control of your encrypted data and keys at all times. In addition, you can enhance your agility and take advantage of the lower costs inherent in cloud-enabled environments.

    Together with KeySecure for Government, SafeNet ProtectV provides a highly available encryption solution to address numerous industry security standards and government regulations such as PCI DSS, GDPR, and HIPAA HITECH.Regardless of where your workload resides, you can separate security administration duties, enforce granular controls and establish clear accountability with audit trails and detailed compliance reporting.

    SafeNet ProtectV empowers you to secure your data and prove compliance in cloud-enabled environments

    • Isolate servers and storage through encryption of operating system (OS) and data partitions
    • Authorize server launches with SafeNet ProtectV StartGuard™ pre-boot authentication
    • Track key access to all copies of your data
    • Revoke key access after terminating an instance or in the event of a data breach
  • Technical Specifications

    Supported Cloud Platforms

    • Amazon: Amazon EC2, Amazon VPC, Amazon GovCloud
    • VMware vSphere
    • Microsoft: Azure, Hyper-V
    • IBM Bluemix: IBM Bare Metal and Bluemix VMs

    Minimal System Requirements: SafeNet ProtectV Manager:

    • AWS: m3.medium and larger (for production environments) /1 volume (auto created / 8 GB)
    • IBM Bluemix: minimum Private 1 x 2.0 GHz Core
    • Microsoft Azure: minimum Standard A2 size
    • Microsoft Hyper-V: Ubuntu [Linux 64 bit], 2vCPUs, 4GB memory (minimum), 1 NIC (VMXNET 3), 16GB disk
    • VMware: Ubuntu [Linux 64 bit], 2vCPUs, 4GB memory (minimum), 1 NIC (VMXNET 3), 16GB disk

    SafeNet ProtectV Client:

    • Windows: 256MB RAM, 100MB free disk space
    • Linux: 256MB RAM, 100MB free disk space
    • AWS Only: Instances should be larger than micro. (t1. micro instances are not supported.)

    Client OS Support

    • Microsoft Windows Server
    • Microsoft Windows 7
    • Amazon Linux
    • CentOS
    • Oracle Linux
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
    • Ubuntu
 

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