SanDisk Corporation has announced its company's very first self-encrypting solid state drive, which is compatible with TCG Opal 2.0 (PDF) and Microsoft Encrypted Hard Drive. The X300s will be available in two form factors, 2.5” 7mm and M.2 2280 single-sided, with capacities of 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB. The X300s also comes equipped with Wave System’s EMBASSY Security Center (ESC) as part of the upcoming SanDisk SSD Dashboard software suite.
Tarun Loomba, vice president of marketing, client storage solution at SanDisk said, "Wave's collaboration with SanDisk means that our customers will receive an immediate endpoint encryption solution for our new X300s SSD”.. "Wave's EMBASSY® Security Center (ESC) allows seamless deployment of data protection policies, which can also be centrally managed by cloud or server-based solutions from Wave Systems."
Wave CEO Bill Solms said "The SanDisk X300s SSD offers strong protection for companies' most sensitive data, and when combined with Wave's superior management capabilities, will deliver customers with a cost-effective, comprehensive solution right out of the box"
Full specification of the X300s SSD available [Here!]