Kingston’s IronKey™ D300 in ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Learn More, Video)

There is still a long standing variable within the human element insider threat involving the inadvertent, unknowing to the intentional malicious knowing and compromised user.

Loss, theft, stolen or misplaced are common resulted themes.

When combined, it’s a growing issue with recent breaches, exposures and compromised assets forcing the need for better data protection and implementation of data encryption solution; such as Encrypted USB drives.

Kingston Technology is pleased to announce the Kingston’s IronKey™ D300 Encrypted USB drive has been nominated to compete in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program.

Remote / mobile workforce, business travel and need to transport data / information to and from offices, partners and contractors means we must mitigate risks and threats.

This is especially important for the big 5 – Government, Healthcare, and Financial industries along with corporate and technology.

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Kingston’s IronKey™ D300 USB Flash drive features an advanced level of security that builds on the features that made IronKey well-respected, to safeguard sensitive information.

It’s FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified, with 256-bit AES hardware encryption in XTS mode.

Encryption and decryption is done on the drive, with no trace left on the host system, and the drive locks down and reformats after 10 invalid attempts, to protect against brute force attacks.

Rugged and secure, it has a zinc casing and tamper-evident epoxy seal for physical security, so you can rest assured the drive will hold up, even in the most demanding situations.

All models

It’s customizable, easy to use and waterproof up to 4 feet, conforming to IEC60529 IXP82.

SuperSpeed (USB 3.0) technology means you don’t have to compromise speed for security; IronKey D300 allows for fast data transfers, and by adding Kingston’s expertise in Flash memory and the latest in NAND Flash and controller technology, you can be confident in a solution that will be around for years to come.

Features Include:

  • Advanced level of security that builds on the features that made IronKey well-respected
  • Available in a Managed model that requires IronKey EMS by DataLocker3
  • Rugged and secure casing that meets IronKey standards
  • Fast data transfers that use the latest in NAND Flash and controller technology
  • Customizable
  • Easy to use

Kingston Technology in 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

The 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is organized to recognize the most distinguished vendors of Physical, IT, Port Security, Law Enforcement, First Responders, (Fire, EMT, Military, Support Services Vets, SBA, Medical Tech) as well as the Federal, State, County and Municipal Government Agencies – to acknowledge their outstanding efforts to ‘Keep our Nation Secure, One City at a Time.’

As an ‘ASTORS’ competitor, Kingston’s IronKey™ D300 Encrypted USB drive will be competing against the industry’s leading providers of Data Storage Security Solutions.

American Security Today will be holding the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, the Northeast’s largest security industry event, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in New York City.

At ISC East you will have the chance to meet with technical reps from over 225 leading brands in the security industry, allowing you to find out about new products and stay ahead of the competition.

Encompassing everything from Video Surveillance and Access Control to Smart Home Technologies and Unmanned Security, you’re sure to find products and services that will benefit your company and clients.

ASTORS HSA 2017Good luck to Kingston Technology on becoming a Winner of the 2017 American Security Today’s Homeland Security Awards Program!

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