Platform enables easy and economical FIPS 140-2 Level 3
-compliant solutions that satisfy ever-increasing security requirements in healthcare, home automation, secure-access control systems, and portable data storage
Geneva, Switzerland and Seattle, WA / 14 Mar 2017
““Using the STM32’s advanced security features helped ClevX fortify their secure portable-storage reference platform,” said Tony Keirouz, VP IoT Strategy, Security, and Microcontrollers, STMicroelectronics’ Americas Region. “With the reference platform’s quality independently proven through its FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification, and the benefit of using high-quality commercial-grade products instead of military-grade ones, designers and manufacturers can meet their application’s security needs on time and on budget.”
The new ST/ClevX reference design is based on the ClevX-patented DataLock / DataLock BT technology platform for secure portable-storage media. The design uses ST’s ultra-low-power STM32 MCUs and Bluetooth® Low Energy chips (BlueNRG), along with both ST/ClevX-based hardware, firmware and the related smartphone/wearables app is immediately available for licensing and partnerships.
“With ever-increasing public and corporate requirements for privacy and security,” said Lev Bolotin, Founder/CEO, ClevX, LLC, “the DataLock and DataLock® BT Security solutions use ST and ClevX technologies to allow designers and manufacturers to create and build cost-effective FIPS 140-2-compliant solutions that are simple to use while allowing legitimate operators to authenticate themselves to the devices and systems they need to use with FIPS-compliant solutions.”
Founded in 2005, ClevX® is a Seattle-based IP/Technology development and licensing company – Your Innovation Partner. It’s focused on the Security/Mobility markets where ClevX pioneered and continues to lead the industry with its secure, portable USB storage platform (OS-agnostic, hardware-encrypted, bootable) and line of award-winning, client licensed DATALOCK® Secured devices (FIPS Certified), and portable software applications - DriveSecurity™ - USB antivirus, and USBtoCloud™/CloudKey™ – automatic backup for your portable drives to a predefined cloud, and EncryptUSB™ – automatic encryption tool for your data on-the-go. ClevX strives to help clients scale innovation and differentiates itself by creating solutions that are simple, clever and elegant. For more information visit www.clevx.com.
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