Scalar Key Manager

Scalar Key Manager

Simplified Encryption Key Management for Scalar Tape Libraries

FEATURES SUMMARY:

Integrated with Scalar® tape libraries, enabling simplified administration of the encryption key management process FIPS 140-2 Validated to support the highest levels of security

Highly Available Solution | SKM comes standard in a redundant configuration for HA Scalable Solution for Distributed Environments

Flexible Implementation Options | Install SKM as a pair of HA appliances or as HA virtual machines running under VMware

BUY QUANTUM BRAND LTO MEDIA

QUANTUM BRAND LTO MEDIA

Quantum LTO data cartridges are optimized for high performance, quality and reliability when used in a Quantum library, ensuring low error rates and long-term durability.

General

  • Built to comply with the FIPS 140-2 Level 1 federal security standard
  • Centralized, scalable solution to manage keys across multiple tape libraries and multiple locations
  • High Availability configuration with redundant, synchronized key servers
  • Customer installable
  • Integrated directly with Quantum Scalar tape libraries (managed through the native tape library GUIs)
  • Support for LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drive-based encryption
  • Ability to import & export keys to facilitate key sharing

Appliance Specifications

Server Form Factor*: 1U, rackmount
Server Weight*: 24.3 lbs
Server Dimensions (H x W x D, in)*: 1.7 x 17.3 x 22
Operating Temperature: 10°C to 35°C at 914.4m
Humidity, Operating: 8% to 80%
* The Scalar Key Manager appliance option includes an HA pair of servers.

VM Specifications

Requires VMware ESX or ESXi, 4.0 (64-bit) or 5.0 (64-bit)
Resources required for each Scalar Key Manager VM server: (1) Ethernet interface
(1) CD/DVD ROM Drive
1GB RAM
8GB of disk space

Supported Products

  • Scalar i6000 with HP LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drives
  • Scalar i6000 with IBM LTO-5 and LTO-6 drives
  • Scalar i2000 with HP LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drives
  • Scalar i500 with HP LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drives
  • Scalar i500 with IBM LTO-5 and LTO-6 drives
  • Support for LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drive-based encryption
  • Scalar i40/i80 with HP LTO-4, LTO-5, and LTO-6 drives

There are no downloadable drivers for this product.

The current version of SKM is 2.4. Contact Quantum Support for upgrade information.

There are no diagnostic downloads for this product.

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