Fortanix Inc., the leader in Runtime Encryption, announced that its Self-Defending Key Management Service (SDKMS) has achieved VMware Ready status. This designation indicates that after a detailed validation process Fortanix SDKMS has achieved VMware’s highest level of endorsement and is supported on VMware vSphere 6.7 and vSAN 6.7 for production environments.
“We are pleased that Fortanix and its SDKMS qualify for the VMware Ready logo, signifying to customers that it has met specific VMware interoperability standards and works effectively with VMware cloud infrastructure,” said Kristen Edwards, director, Technology Alliance Partner Program, VMware. “This signifies to customers that Fortanix can be deployed in production environments with confidence and can speed time to value within customer environments.”
“By using Fortanix SDKMS with vSphere 6.7 and vSAN 6.7, organizations can accelerate data protection and compliance for their VMware virtual infrastructure for any cloud – private, public and hybrid,” said Ambuj Kumar, co-founder and CEO of Fortanix. “We are excited about the VMware Ready certification and what this means for SDKMS’ expansion. Organizations looking to encrypt their virtual machines and data-at-rest in VMware environments can benefit from SDKMS’ HSM-grade security with a software-defined simplicity that is essential to securing VMware virtual environments.”
Fortanix SDKMS can be found within the online VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) at marketplace.vmware.com/vsx/solutions/fortanix-self-defending-key-management-service-1-x. The VMware Solution Exchange is an online marketplace where VMware partners and developers can publish rich marketing content and downloadable software for customers.