data at rest


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data at rest

Computer files that are used as reference, but are not often updated, if at all. They may reside on servers, in backup storage or on the user's own hard disk. Because there is so much data at rest within an enterprise, security consultants recommend encrypting all such files.
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Using a suite of certified cryptographic algorithms developed by Mercury for highly secure defense applications, the ARMOR processor seamlessly integrates data at rest protection with predictable, sustained performance in thermally and mechanically stressful operating environments.
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The file layer concerns data at rest in the storage node/appliances and does not address data in transit.
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The Department of the Navy enterprise solution for protection of sensitive Data at Rest (DAR) on non-Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) assets is now available.
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The System must encrypt all data at rest and in transit.
Data at rest (DAR) refers to any data residing on hard drives, thumb drives, laptop computers, etc.
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