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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 21, 2022

KMPI v2 protocoll support for TS4300

Our TS4300 Tape Library for LTO supports 2 ext. key managers for tape encryption: the IBM GKLM (before SKLM) and 3rd party key managers with KMIP communication. The supported KMIP protocoll version is v1.2. Unfortunately this protocoll version is more than 7 years old. Current key manager ISVs usually operate with v2 and higher due to regulation requirements. We urgently need to adjust our TS4300 to support at least v2 KMIP protocoll.

Idea priority High