Gemalto released its SafeNet ProtectV solution on the Azure Marketplace. Gemalto’s SafeNet cloud-based encryption solution allows Azure customers to encrypt and protect their most sensitive data and applications in the cloud while maintaining compliance requirements and achieving high levels of data protection announced the press release.
According to Gartner, the market for cloud system infrastructure services (IaaS) worldwide is expected to grow to $42.7 billion by 20191. Businesses are increasingly turning to elastic cloud services like Azure to run business-critical applications, but security and compliance remain top concerns SafeNet ProtectV solves this challenge by delivering a simple and easy way to protect even the most sensitive and highly-regulated data in the cloud. By encrypting entire virtual machine instances and attached storage volumes, SafeNet ProtectV allows customers to separate security administration duties, enforce granular controls and establish clear accountability with audit trails and detailed compliance reporting.
Todd Moore, VP (data encryption product management), Gemalto, said, “By working with Microsoft and a number of other cloud providers, we are making it simple for customers to deploy a robust encryption framework, allowing them to move to the cloud with confidence and providing enhanced security without compromising convenience. ProtectV provides the audit controls and visibility to secure that confidence.”
“With the Azure Marketplace, Microsoft provides customers with choice, flexibility and access to highly optimized and integrated applications and services ready to deploy in the cloud,” said Nicole Herskowitz, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Microsoft Azure. “By adding companies like Gemalto and its cloud-based data encryption solution, customers can benefit from a reliable technology that allows them to deliver new and innovative services to their end users.”