KG-142 Ethernet Encryption

  • NSA Certified Type 1 Layer 2 Ethernet Encryption
  • Conforms with NSA ESS and IEEE Std 802.1AE MACsec
  • Proven High-Availability and Near-Zero Latency

KG-142 Ethernet Encryption

100 Gbps Ethernet Encryptor for TS/SCI

Secure Access to the Cloud

The Viasat KG-142 is the 1st Type 1 MACsec Ethernet encryptor capable of operating at speeds up to 100 Gbps. Designed to protect data to TS/SCI and below for very high-bandwidth applications, such as cloud computing and big data processing, this encryptor delivers reliable, network-efficient protection for Layer 2 Ethernet communications. Combining decades of experience protecting classified government data with proven innovation in broadband networking, Viasat designed the KG-142 to deliver high-availability security that keeps pace with business needs.

This encryptor conforms to NSA Ethernet Security Specification (ESS) and IEEE Std 802.1AE MACsec to ensure interoperability across government networks and protection to the highest security standards. Through a software-upgradeable design that is field-proven across Viasat’s network encryption family, the KG-142 is able to evolve over time without hardware changes, ensuring your network evolves to meet the latest cybersecurity standards and interoperability requirements.

The Viasat KG-142 is tested for high-reliability, supporting 99.999% uptime via N+1 redundancy system architectures. With 100 Gbps processing power packaged in a slim 1RU box and full remote management via web interface and SNMP, this encryptor simplifies enterprise-to-enterprise and government private cloud encryption for classified communications.

 

Secure Access to the Cloud

High-speed ethernet encryption