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Ranking
7th
out of 12 in General Purpose HSM
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2nd
out of 12 in General Purpose HSM
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2,895
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Also Known As
AWS KMS
nShield, nCipher nShield, Thales nShield, nShield General Purpose HSM, nShield Connect, nShield Solo, nShield Edge
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Overview

AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS) is a managed service that makes it easy for you to create and control the encryption keys used to encrypt your data. The customer master keys that you create in AWS KMS are protected by hardware security modules (HSMs).

nShield hardware security modules (HSMs) provide a hardened, tamper-resistant environment for secure cryptographic processing, key generation and protection, encryption and more. Available in three FIPS 140-2 certified form factors, nShield HSMs support a variety of deployment scenarios.

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Sample Customers
Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
Con-way, Delta Dental, Cadence Design Systems
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider21%
Financial Services Firm20%
Computer Software Company18%
Government7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider23%
Computer Software Company23%
Financial Services Firm11%
Manufacturing Company8%

AWS Key Management Service is ranked 7th in General Purpose HSM while nCipher nShield General Purpose HSM is ranked 2nd in General Purpose HSM. AWS Key Management Service is rated 0.0, while nCipher nShield General Purpose HSM is rated 0.0. On the other hand, AWS Key Management Service is most compared with Thales SafeNet Luna HSM, Azure Dedicated HSM, Unbound Key Control and Yubico YubiHSM, whereas nCipher nShield General Purpose HSM is most compared with Thales SafeNet Luna HSM, AWS CloudHSM, Yubico YubiHSM, Utimaco SecurityServer and Ultra Electronics Keyper Plus.

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