Windows Storage Servers: Data at Rest Encryption and SafeNet StorageSecure
Server is a storage platform specifically optimized for use with network
attached storage (NAS) devices. Virtualization capabilities, iSCSI support,
thin provisioning, and comprehensive management tools are all part of the rich
feature set that make Windows Server ideal for enterprise-level operations.
With Windows Server, organizations can leverage inexpensive storage to create highly
available, robust, and high performing storage solutions tailored to their
Gemalto's SafeNet StorageSecure integrates with Windows Servers to secure data at rest. The SafeNet StorageSecure encryption appliance sits in the network between clients and
Windows Servers to apply 256-bit AES encryption according to predefined
security policies. All existing storage management applications and tools
continue to operate as intended; in SafeNet StorageSecure protected environments,
customers see no change in the user experience.
can use Microsoft Active Directory’s identity services to establish granular
role administration. This feature allows administrators to separate duties
among teams so employees can maintain the storage infrastructure without having
access to cleartext data.
Resources and Additional Information
SafeNet StorageSecure and Microsoft Windows File Server Solution Brief