TECH SUPPLIER Mar 2019 - Market Note - Doc # US44922419
Entrust Datacard Acquisition of Thales nCipher HSM Has Synergy, Gives Customers Greater Influence
This IDC Market Note examines the impact of the Entrust Datacard acquisition of the Thales nCipher general-purpose hardware security modules (HSMs). It explores emerging technology use cases requiring HSMs and how existing customers may be impacted by the acquisition.
"The general-purpose HSM market is gaining considerable attention and growth as enterprises seek scalable and flexible security infrastructure to support critical public key infrastructure (PKI), encryption, and key and token management processes for sensitive data across hybrid cloud and multicloud environments." — Robert Westervelt, research director, Security Products