What is Vault?
Vault is an identity-based system developed by HashiCorp to efficiently handle security and encryption keys. Recognised as a ‘secret backend’, it is vital in any modern DevOps strategy. At Tech Chapter, we are specialists in implementing Vault solutions, enhancing security and efficiency for your business.
Capabilities of Vault:
Vault is a critical tool for managing security keys and SSL/TLS certificates. Its versatility makes it indispensable for configuration management in various IT environments.
Ensuring swift replacement of security keys in the event of attacks: In the event of security threats, Vault allows for the immediate replacement of security keys and passwords across all applications, which is crucial for minimising downtime and protecting data.
Why Use Vault?
Secure Key Storage: Vault ensures all keys are encrypted both at rest and in transit, guaranteeing the safest storage possible.
High Availability: Vault operates on a Vault Cluster, ensuring high availability of your data, security keys, and secrets, which is critical for continuous operation.
DevOps Automation: Vault simplifies the management of access keys and helps streamlining automated DevOps pipelines.
Benefits of Using Vault:
Token-Based Authentication: Vault provides secure data access through token-based authentication.
Identity Management & Access Control: Vault enables advanced user management and SSO integration for customized access control and rights.
Dynamic Secrets: Allows for the generation of time-limited security keys for just-in-time access.
Rotate Secrets: Facilitates quick replacement of certificates and secrets.
Cloud Integration: Vault supports access to cloud services like AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, and Kubernetes.
Audit Logging: Enables detailed monitoring for compliance and security.
Multi-Factor Authentication: Enhances security with Vault through multi-factor authentication.
How Tech Chapter assist with Vault:
Our DevOps consultants are experts in security architecture and Vault configuration. We can assist you and your business in building and integrating secure systems using Vault.
We provide everything from setup to ongoing maintenance, ensuring that your business get the most benefits form using Vault.
Contact us today to learn more about how Tech Chapter can help your business get started with Vault.