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Author Futral, William T., author.

Title Intel® trusted execution technology for server platforms : a guide to more secure datacenters / William Futral, James Greene
Published Berkeley, CA : ApressOpen, 2013
New York, New York : Distributed to the Book trade worldwide by Springer
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 133 pages)
Series The expert's voice in security
Expert's voice in security.
Contents Chapter 1. Introduction to trust and Intel trusted execution technology -- chapter 2. Fundamental principles of Intel TXT -- chapter 3. Getting it to work : provisioning Intel TXT -- chapter 4. Foundation for control : establishing launch control policy -- chapter 5. Raising visibility for trust : the role of attestation -- chapter 6. Trusted computing : opportunities in software -- chapter 7. Creating a more secure datacenter and cloud -- chapter 8. The future of trusted computing
Summary This book guides the server administrator / datacenter manager in enabling the technology as well as establishing a launch control policy that he can use to customize the server's boot process to fit the datacenter's requirements. This book explains how the OS (typically a Virtual Machine Monitor or Hypervisor) and supporting software can build on the secure facilities afforded by Intel TXT to provide additional security features and functions. It provides examples how the datacenter can create and use trusted pools
Analysis Computer science
Notes English
Copyright © 2013 by Apress Media 2013
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed October 14, 2013)
Subject Client/server computing -- Security measures
Database security.
Data encryption (Computer science)
Computer science.
Data encryption (Computer science)
Database security.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Greene, James, author
ISBN 9781430261490