HP Enterprise Secure Key Manager (ESKM) provides a complete solution for unifying and automating an organization's encryption controls by securely creating, protecting, serving, controlling, and auditing access to encryption keys. ESKM supports the OASIS Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP) enabling the broadest range of data protection products, partners, and solutions. A client-side Software Developer Kit (SDK) is also available to HP Partners and customers to enable native ESKM client integrations. ESKM is designed as a fully integrated solution: an independent lab-validated secure server appliance. Standard capabilities include high availability clustering and failover, secure key database, key generation and retrieval services, identity and access management for administrators and encryption devices, secure backup and recovery, a?local certificate authority, and strong audit logging for compliance validation.