Ciphertex Data Security announced its new Ranger-COP family (Ciphertex Optimized Protection), a compact pair of products that combine AES 256-bit hardware-based encryption with up to 15 Terabytes of capacity, designed with rugged portability for plug, play and simplified replication of computer system hard drives for full forensic review.
iStorage released their Desktop Secure Hard Drive which comes with a robust, shock-proof design and 256-bit AES hardware encryption, which encrypts data on the fly as fast as any USB 3 hard drive.
Kingston announced the DataTraveler 4000-M Managed (DT4000-M) USB Flash drive, a fully managed version of the company’s DataTraveler 4000 product.
Seagate introduced Constellation.2, the first 2.5-inch enterprise-class hard drive to reach 1TB capacity.
Toshiba announced a 7,200 RPM 2.5-inch Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) that provides government-grade AES-256 hardware encryption incorporated in the disk drive’s controller electronics. Based on the Opal Security Subsystem Class (Opal SSC) specification from the Trusted Computing Group (TCG), the new Toshiba SED enables secure and quick deployment of encryption on notebook and desktop PCs to protect confidential information. SEDs designed to the Opal SSC specification provide advanced access authentication and built-in hardware data encryption.