|[February 07, 2013]
Futurex Announces SAS9000 Secure Attached Storage
BULVERDE, Texas --(Business Wire)--
Futurex today announced the release of the SAS9000 Secure Attached
Storage server, an enterprise-class, network-attached storage platform
secured by a FIPS 140-2 Level 3-compliant Secure Cryptographic Device.
The SAS9000 can be integrated into environments containing existing
Futurex products or as a standalone data protection and storage solution
for external applications.
The SAS9000 contains hardware features designed for 24x7 operation in
the most demanding environments and is capable of protecting data such
as encryption keys, certificates, device serial numbers, electronic
medical records, system access logs, and sensitive user data. Using the
SAS9000, organizations can consolidate sensitive data in a single
location, significantly reducing the cost and logistical difficulties of
managing core cryptographic infrastructure for multiple business
The SAS9000 is incorporated as part of Futurex's Enterprise Security
Platform and offers a direct interface with other network-attached
Futurex solutions, including the RKMS Series, Excrypt SSP9000
Enterprise, and Certificate Authority Server. A purpose-built device
configured for optimal performance and stability, the SAS9000 can be
incorporated into an existing environment to reduce the overhead
associated with database queries.
In addition to the onboar FIPS 140-2 Level 3-compliant Secure
Cryptographic Device, physical access to the storage bays is also
protected. Dual-control restricted locks ensure that access is available
only to authorized users. Robust logical security measures, including
dual-factor authentication using smart cards, validate the authenticity
of application access attempts.
The SAS9000 contains numerous disaster recovery and redundancy features,
including the following:
Ten hard drive bays with user-selectable RAID configuration
Dual, redundant, hot-swappable power supplies
Dual, redundant Ethernet ports
User-serviceable fans and cryptographic module batteries
"Futurex's area of greatest expertise is the development of customized,
turnkey solutions for our enterprise-class customers and partners," said
Brett Smith, President and CEO of Futurex. "The scalability and
versatility that the SAS9000 brings to our Enterprise Security Platform
demonstrates our truly limitless capacity for delivering advanced,
industry-first solutions to a global marketplace."
For more information about Futurex and the SAS9000, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call +1 830-980-9782.
About Futurex (www.futurex.com)
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For over 30 years, Futurex has been a globally recognized name in
providing secure, scalable, and versatile data security and fraud
prevention solutions. More than 15,000 customers worldwide have trusted
Futurex's Enterprise Security Platform to provide innovative,
first-to-market solutions for the secure encryption, storage,
authentication, and transmission of sensitive data. Futurex maintains an
unyielding commitment to offering advanced, standards-compliant hardware
security modules, key management servers, and general-purpose data
encryption technology alongside world class customer service.
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