What is IBM SKLM?
It 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 SKLM is a tool in the Secrets Management category of a tech stack.
Who uses IBM SKLM?
Pros of IBM SKLM
Supported on any cloud (IBM, Amazon, Azure)
Supports wide range of devices and applications
Supported on Windows, Linux, AIX
Easy to use
IBM SKLM's Features
- Centralized, transparent key management
- Offers simple, secure integration between data-at-rest storage systems and IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager with the industry-standard KMIP protocol
- Reduces key management costs by automating the assignment and rotation of keys
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