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Fortanix is a developer of data security technologies that use the Software Guard Extensions (SGX) security function in Intel chipsets.


  • Fortanix’s protection of data in use without requiring changes to the application/container is an attractive proposition, particularly as more workloads move into public cloud environments.

Features and Benefits

  • Explains how Fortanix leverages Intel SGX tech for encryption and key management.
  • Describes how runtime encryption works.

Key questions answered

  • Are there any competitors for encrypting data in use?
  • Do AMD and ARM have anything to compete with SGX?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why put Fortanix on your radar?


  • Background
  • Current position

Data sheet

  • Key facts


  • On the Radar
  • Author