End-of-Sale for SafeNet Ethernet Encryptor CN9100

Thales is announcing End-of-Sale and Last Time Buy opportunities for the SafeNet Ethernet Encryptor CN9100.

We encourage customers to transition to the Thales CN9120 Network Encryptor (CN9120). These best-in-class high-assurance high speed encryption solutions provide maximum security and performance, and are certified to the highest security standards. Delivering 100,000,000,000 bits per second of high-assurance data encryption, the CN9120 provides mega data security (100 Gbps) and high speed network performance with ultra-low latency (<2 μS).

Thales High Speed Encryptors (HSE) ensure the most secure data-in-motion protection, maximum performance, near-zero overhead with “set and forget” management, and lowest total cost of ownership.

Transforming the network encryption market, Thales High Speed Encryptors (HSE) are the first to offer  Transport Independent Mode (TIM) operation,  TIM delivers network independent encryption and the ability to encrypt traffic flows at Layers 2, 3 and 4 simultaneously across any kind of network infrastructure.

Limited quantities remain; products are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Maintenance will be available for renewal through December 31, 2021.

Encryptor for End-of-Sale

SafeNet Ethernet Encryptor CN9100

The following are key dates in the End-of-Sale process:

  • End-of-Sale Date:  12/31/2020
  • Start of Good Faith Support: 12/31/2021
  • End-of-Life/End-of-Support: 12/31/2023

The HSE part number affected by this announcement, includes, but is not limited to:

  • End-of-Sale Part Number – Ethernet Encryptor,100 GBPS,DUAL AC,CN9100
Alternative Products
Customers using these products are encouraged to migrate to the Thales CN9120 Network Encryptor, or one of our other market leading high speed encryptors.
   Alternative Product Description Part Number
   Ethernet Encryptor,100 GBPS, DUAL AC,CN9120 943-000305-001-000
Thales High Speed Encryptors are the first choice for network encryption.  They are field proven to secure data in transit including time-sensitive voice and video streams, as well as metadata for enterprise and government organizations, defense agencies, global financial transactions networks, and the world’s biggest cloud services providers.  Thales data in motion encryptors help companies encrypt an even broader range of network traffic across more location types – from the data center to branch offices at speeds up to 100 Gbps.

For more information on features and migration procedures, please contact your local sales representative or see the Support Portal.