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To protect against unauthorized access to data on disk, InterSystems IRIS® provides managed key encryption, a suite of technologies that protects data at rest. 

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Managed Key Encryption: Protecting Data on Disk

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First Look: Database Encryption

Learn about encryption mechanisms

Managing keys in key files

Managing keys on a key server (supports KMIP)

Database and journal file encryption

Data-element encryption

Re-keying databases

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Managed Key Encryption

Performing Encryption Management Operations (re-keying databases)

FIPS 140–2 Compliance for Database Encryption

The ^EncryptionKey routine (command line encryption key management)

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Application development

Securing Web Services

Encrypting and decrypting XML documents