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Futurex Announces Futurex Virtual Summit 2021; Four Thursdays in September

August 18th, 2021

Industry leaders to offer cryptographic insights and enterprise data security trends, key management, payment HSMs

BULVERDE, Texas, August 18, 2021Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, today announced the Futurex Virtual Summit 2021, to be held four Thursdays in September: September 9, September 16, September 23, and September 30, 2021. The Futurex Virtual Summit 2021 is a cryptographic-packed event — brought to you from deep in the Heart of Texas — with industry discussions, guest speakers, and technology announcements. Sessions will be held in English and in Spanish. Free registration: https://futurex-summit.com/.

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Futurex partners with Google to deliver Google Workspace Client-side Encryption

June 14th, 2021

Customer-controlled encryption keys for data stored in Google Workspace gives organizations control; Futurex addresses broader data protection and privacy concerns

BULVERDE, Texas, June 14, 2021Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, today announced its availability as a provider of Client-side encryption (coming soon to beta) solutions for Google’s newly announced Google Workspace Client-side encryption. Enterprise users of Google Workspace — including Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides — will be able to manage the encryption of their data using Futurex’s robust key management solutions directly from their browser, before it ever reaches Google’s servers. This gives enterprise users an unprecedented level of control over their sensitive data and makes it easy to manage cryptographic keys. Users can turn to Futurex’s KMES Series 3, a FIPS 140-2 Level 3-validated key management enterprise server, and Futurex’s VirtuCrypt cloud service to handle all cryptographic key lifecycle management.

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Futurex Fuels Payment Applications with jPOS Integration

March 2nd, 2021

Transactility and Futurex integrate transaction processing messaging standard with payment HSMs; jPOS in use by thousands of financial institutions worldwide.

BULVERDE, Texas, March 2, 2021Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, announced that its payment hardware security modules (HSMs) are fully integrated with jPOS, an open-source implementation of the ISO 8583 transaction messaging standard. This integration will further fuel jPOS-based payment applications and expand their capabilities. Futurex customers and developers can take advantage of the jPOS functionality immediately with the Futurex Excrypt Series, on-premises payment HSMs, and Futurex’s VirtuCrypt cloud payment HSM. Transactility, Inc., the commercial licensing and implementation team for the jPOS.org project, worked closely with Futurex on the integration.

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Futurex Releases Industry’s First Web API for Payment HSMs

January 14th, 2021

BULVERDE, Texas, January 14, 2021 — Futurex today announced the industry’s first web API for payment hardware security modules (HSMs). Developers can now more easily integrate their payment applications with Futurex’s enterprise encryption and key management technology, including Futurex’s VirtuCrypt cloud payment HSMs.

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Miura Systems Implements Futurex’s VirtuCrypt Cloud Solution to Securely Automate RKL for Payments

December 1st, 2020

Futurex streamlines security for Miura’s worldwide mobile payment environments

BULVERDE, Texas and LONDON, December 1, 2020 —Futurex, a leader in hardened, enterprise-class data security solutions, and global payment technology leader, Miura Systems, announced the implementation of Futurex’s VirtuCrypt cloud payment hardware security module (HSM) solution. This enables Miura Systems to better manage and load cryptographic keys into its payment terminals worldwide, using remote key loading to streamline the process.

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