Ruckus an ARRIS company partners with Fortenix

PRESS RELEASE: Fornetix Announces Technology Partnership with Ruckus Networks

By Utilizing Fornetix VaultCore™, Ruckus Networks’ Customers Are Now Empowered to Maximize Security Controls Across All Ethernet-Based Networks

FREDERICK, MD – December 12, 2018 – Fornetix today announced it is partnering with Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, to provide orchestrated certificate and encryption key management for MACSEC, IPSEC, and 802.1X across product lines for Ruckus Networks.

Ruckus Networks is a leading connectivity provider for wired and wireless networking equipment for the enterprise, including verticals in hospitality, service providers, education, retail, large public venues, smart cities, and more. The relationship between Fornetix and Ruckus Networks maximizes security controls by providing orchestrated encryption services for adaptable network security for all Ruckus customers.

“We have built encryption-based security controls into our technology portfolio and our partnership with Fornetix enables customers to maximize their security investment,” says Chris “CT” Thomas, Federal Systems Engineer, Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company

Fornetix’s VaultCore technology is a scalable, interoperable, and secure encryption key management system built on trusted industry standards, providing seamless integration with Ruckus Networks’ switches and wireless access points allowing for full control of encryption and key management.

“Our work with Ruckus is truly a collaborative, consultative relationship. This unique project demonstrates Fornetix’s ability to rapidly deploy and protect across the network landscape and deliver secure encrypted data communications from mobile assets regardless of their global location,” says Mark P. Gilroy, Chief Executive Officer of Fornetix.

As more organizations strive to meet the encryption demands required to fully protect burgeoning IoT and IoE devices across the network landscape, encryption key management systems such as VaultCore that are simple to deploy, flexible, extensible, and built to handle hundreds of millions of keys, is critical. The Fornetix and Ruckus Networks partnership will play a key role in delivering reliable and cost-effective secure services fully equipped to meet these current and future demands.


About Fornetix

Fornetix is the trusted voice and leader in the Cyber Defense Orchestration industry. Our mission is to harmonize security by orchestrating encryption, identity, and content. We do this by enabling organizations to unleash the full potential of encryption through Fornetix VaultCore™. By providing powerful automation and policy tools we help organizations conquer the key management bottleneck and bring existing technology investments into a unified and secure ecosystem. Learn more at Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.


Catherine Wolniewicz, SVP Marketing

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Note: This entry has been edited to reflect the ‘Key Orchestration’ solution name becoming ‘VaultCore’