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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 24, 2024

« Key Management Interoperability Protocol » (KMIP) support

We would like the IBM TS4500 library to support the KMIP protocol in order to use a different encryption key manager than the IBM SGKLM software

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Jun 26, 2024
    IBM has evaluated the request and has determined that it cannot be implemented at this time or does not align with the current multi-year strategy.

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