IBM® offers i5/OS® cryptography solutions for customers who require a high level of security. A comprehensive cryptography solution is an important part of a successful security strategy. IBM offers a family of cryptographic hardware options for protecting data and for securing transaction processing, as well as a set of cryptographic services APIs that customers can use to customize their programs.

You can make cryptography an integral part of your security solution by installing cryptographic hardware in your system. To ensure that you understand how cryptographic hardware works and how you can implement it in your system, review these topics:

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