StrongKey KeyAppliance (SAKA) enables strong key management and DPAppliance enables large-scale encryption.

Enterprise Solution:


The StrongKey PKIAppliance™ is an integrated appliance for the management of large-scale public key infrastructures to enable strong authentication and data protection with X.509 digital certificates. Integrating hardware, software, and a FIPS 140-2 Level 3-certified Hardware Security Module and services, StrongKey defined the PKIAppliance more than a decade ago and has delivered more PKIs over the last 15 years — at a fixed price and on a guaranteed delivery schedule — than any company of its size in the world. Businesses ranging from start-up biotechnology firms to some of the largest corporations in the world have come to rely on the PKIAppliance to keep them secure.



  • 2U rack-mountable, hardened Linux computer with an 8 core, 64-bit CPU
  • FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified Hardware Security Module
  • Hardware RAID-1 HDD
  • Quad-port gigabit ethernet
  • Redundant power supplies; rack rails
  • Integrated Lights Out management


  • A Certificate Authority (CA) that issues digital certificates
  • A Registration Authority (RA) that offloads the work of validating requests before submitting them to the CA
  • A Publishing Directory (PD) that stores all digital certificates and lists of revoked certificates
  • A Validation Authority (VA) that provides up-to-the-minute responses on the validity of a certificate
  • A Key Recovery Manager (KRM) to escrow encryption keys, for emergency uses


  • PKI Architecture with dozens of certificate profiles
  • Certificate policy DRAFT
  • Installation, configuration, and operations training
  • Disaster Recovery testing and training
  • Services to support the integration to a trusted third party CA, if required

Web Services

  • Integrates to applications for certificate enrollment, renewal, and revocation
  • Hides complexity from software developers by exposing a simple web service interface
  • Supports auditing at all levels of the infrastructure for compliance to data security regulations


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  • Read about specifications in our datasheet (Coming Soon)
StrongKey Support is 24/7.

PKIAppliance Support

Both options include telephone/e-mail support, hardware warranty, appliance bug fixes and updates including major versions.

  • Monday – Friday Business Hours (PST)
  • 24 x 7

FOSS License

The StrongKey KeyAppliance™ uses free and open-source software (FOSS) licensed under the GNU Library or Lesser General Public License version 2.0 (LGPLv2).  This means that you don’t pay us for every application that uses the appliance for cryptographic services encryption, tokenization, FIDO registration or authentication, etc. You also get the full source code to the components of the appliance to modify and use in accordance with the terms of the LGPL.