Rambus has launched a turnkey IoT Device Management service as part of its CryptoManager™ platform. Designed to work with leading IoT platforms and cloud service providers, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), the trusted service provides seamless secure connectivity for Internet of Things (IoT) devices along with in-field monitoring and provisioning.
According to Martin Scott, senior vice president and general manager for the Rambus Security Division, the Rambus IoT Device Management delivers secure out-of-the-box connectivity for IoT service providers and device manufacturers, while mitigating a variety of attacks and risks, including Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS).
“With the billions of anticipated IoT devices, security is fundamental to ensuring uninterrupted connectivity,” said Scott. “This service enables us to extend the benefits of our CryptoManager platform in-field with pre-integrated keys in billions of connected devices. We are excited to team with Qualcomm Technologies to showcase this platform and service.”
As Scott notes, Rambus will be at IoT World 2017 in booth #506, demonstrating a smart city application featuring the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processor and QCA4010 Wi-Fi® chip connected to an IoT cloud service using a protected link.
“By tapping the hardware-based security features in Qualcomm Technologies’ chips, Rambus is able to provide a comprehensive solution that helps customers deploy devices into the IoT ecosystem with robust protection against cyber-attacks,” said Jesse Seed, director, product management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “This new IoT Device Management service is a simple and security-rich platform designed for a variety of entities including service providers and device manufacturers. Rambus has a long history of security and cryptography, making this solution a great fit to deliver IoT security services across the industry.”
By offering strong device authentication and device-to-cloud secure connection, Rambus IoT Device Management protects high availability of service and helps mitigate application layer DDoS attacks. The comprehensive solution provides customers with a simple to use, yet powerful, IoT security solution including:
- Out-of-the-box secure connectivity
- First-boot secure connection automatically provisions connected devices over-the-air (OTA)
- Data protection utilizing encryption and device unique keys
- Life cycle management
- Cyber disaster recovery and routine certificate refresh
- Device management – including decommissioning and re-assigning of services
- Service high availability
- Reduces the risk of remote device hijack attacks
For more information about our IoT Device Management Services, please visit rambus.com/trustedservices.