Key Guardian

Protection for your cryptographic key material outside the cloud

With Interxion Key Guardian, you have full control of your encryption keys. Stored outside of the Cloud and in a secure data center, Interxion Key Guardian stands up to stringent audit requirements enabling you to demonstrate exactly where your keys are located and who has access to them.


Interxion Key Guardian is Now Available

Today, according to a 2017 IDC survey, more than 50% of organisations are adopting hybrid cloud architectures as they undertake their digital transformation and accelerate the disposal of directly owned infrastructure.

The Benefits



Key Guardian offers a long term architectural fit with multi-cloud access and no vendor lock in for CSP or HSM vendor



Complete control over the allocation and physical location of your HSM, encryption key lifecycle and key administration



Easily scale HSM capacity as your application demands.  Automated provisioning lets you add or remove HSM appliances as you see fit.



With the keys stored outside of but in close proximity to the cloud, there is a short RTD from your HSM to your Cloud applications

Interxion Key Guardian


Secure Authentication

Supports standard passphrase authentication, quorum authentication for critical administrative and key management functions, and multi-factor authentication using hard tokens.

Automated Provisioning

Upon your order for the service, an HSM appliance is provisioned specifically for you in the secure Interxion Data Centre and network connectivity is established to your end point.

Industry Standard APIs

Integration with your custom applications through industry standard API’s such as PKCS#11, OpenSSL, Java JCE, CAPI and CNG. Multiple programming languages and operating systems are supported

Secure Interxion Data Center

Like all Interxion data centre campuses, Frankfurt has ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO 22301 certification and is also ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001 and PCI DSS certified.