nShield Edge

nShield Edge: Features

nCipher Benefits

Benefits


Because the USB hardware security module connects via a USB port, the nShield Edge hardware security module suits off-line key generation and development environments, while delivering complete algorithm and API support.

The USB HSM has a small, lightweight design with convenient USB interface that supports a wide variety of host platforms, including laptops and other portable devices.

The most economical USB HSM in the nShield family, nShield Edge gives you an entry-point HSMs, while letting you scale your environment with other nShield models as needed.

nCipher Specs

Specifications


nCipher eSecurity has earned a broad set of certifications for nShield products. These certifications help users to demonstrate compliance while also giving assurance that all nShield HSMs meet stringent industry standards.

  • Microsoft Windows 7 x64, 10 x64, Windows Server 2008 R2 x64, 2012 R2 x64, 2016 x64
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS/ES 6 x64, x86, 7 x64; SUSE Enterprise Linux 11 x64 SP2, 12 x64
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.8 x64, 7.1 x64
  • Portable desktop device with integrated smart card reader
  • Dimensions with stand open 120 x 118 x 27mm
  • Weight: 340g
  • Input voltage: 5v DC powered by USB host device
  • Power Consumption: 700mW
nCipher Options

Options & Accessories


The CipherTools Developer Toolkit is a set of tutorials, reference documentation, sample programmes and additional libraries. With this toolkit, developers can take full advantage of the advanced integration capabilities of nShield HSMs. In addition to offering support for standard APIs, the toolkit enables you to run custom applications with nShield HSMs.

With the KCDSA activation license, you can use the Korean Certificate-based Digital Signature Algorithm (KCSDA) as well as HAS-160, SEED and ARIA algorithms on an nShield HSMs.

The nShield Edge is available in FIPS 140-2 Level 2 and Level 3 variants. A non-FIPS developer edition is also offered.

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Product Information

The most economical HSM in the nShield family, nShield Edge gives you an entry-point HSM, while affording you the option to scale your environment as your needs grow. nCipher’s unique Security World architecture lets you combine nShield HSM models to build a mixed estate that delivers flexible scalability, key sharing, seamless failover and load balancing.

Other useful features include the management and monitoring through secure audit logging, Windows performance monitoring, multi-user access control and much more.

Additional Information

The nShield Edge USB hardware security module is a full-featured, portable USB HSM designed for low-volume transaction environments. This HSM is a USB-connected device that delivers capabilities for encryption and key protection, and is ideally suited for off-line key generation for certificate authorities (CAs) as well as development environments. The small, lightweight design with convenient USB interface supports a variety of platforms, including laptops and other portable devices. Additionally, the product suits off-line key generation and development environments, while delivering complete algorithm and API support.


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