Vienna, October 7th, 2020

Austrian PKI specialist CRYPTAS it-Security GmbH today announced a partnership with Entrust, a global leader enabling secure identity, payments, and data protection, to deliver solutions for trust center services, public key infrastructure (PKI), hardware security modules (HSM), digital signing solutions and managed services, meeting customer needs in the DACH region and across Europe.

CRYPTAS is a Viennese solution provider in the areas of public key infrastructure (PKI), strong authentication, digital identity, and electronic signature. Since 2016, the CRYPTAS group has also operated its own trust center in Graz. CRYPTAS has customers in more than 100 countries around the world.

Entrust is a global leader in enabling secure identity, payments, and data protection, offering high assurance technology and services that strengthen security, reduce complexity and streamline authorized access to buildings, networks, and the cloud. With over 2,500 employees worldwide serving customers and partners in 150 countries, Entrust is a pioneer, innovator, and standard-setter in PKI and certificate solutions, at the forefront of PKI development and standardization.

Under the agreement, customers can turn to CRYPTAS for public and private PKI solutions, gaining advantage from Entrust PKI and certificate solutions, technical expertise and operation of PKI services in highly secure environments, and Entrust’s trusted Shield HSMs.

Stefan Bumerl, CEO CRYPTAS:
We look forward to expanding our partnership with Entrust – it is a milestone in the history of CRYPTAS. Entrust has outstanding experience in all areas of PKI, and together we can serve the market even better with outstanding certificate solutions that protect business and customer data, improve security and help assure compliance.

Chris Bailey, VP Strategy and Business Development, Entrust:
Entrust is committed to meeting the high-assurance data protection and compliance needs of customers in the DACH region and throughout Europe. CRYPTAS is an excellent partner for Entrust, sharing a commitment to protecting identities in an increasingly digital world. 

CRYPTAS and Entrust have been at the forefront of innovation in their respective fields in recent years. Now both companies are working together to improve application and network security for enterprise businesses and public institutions.

Press contact:
Joachim Seidler
CRYPTAS it-Security GmbH
Tel.: +43 (1) 3 555 3 – 108