PORTLAND, Ore., May 16, 2016 – Trusted Computing Group (TCG) today announced that Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has joined its board to help drive international specifications and standards for more secure computing.
Huawei participates in a number of TCG work groups. The company joins board members Advanced Micro Devices; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Fujitsu Limited; Hewlett Packard Enterprise; HP, Inc.; IBM; Infineon Technologies AG; Intel Corporation; Juniper Networks; Lenovo Holdings Ltd.; and Microsoft with elected advisors from Dell and Google.
TCG has developed a number of widely adopted specifications that are used to secure data, devices and networks. These include the TPM, embedded into billions of systems from PCs and servers to mobile devices to kiosks and ATMs. The TPM 2.0 Library Specifications are approved as a formal international standard under ISO/IEC (the International Organization for Standardization and the International Electrotechnical Commission) and published as ISO/IEC 11889:2015.
Other specifications include Trusted Network Communications for network security and for self-encrypting drives that enable always-on encryption of data in solid state, hard disk and enterprise drives.\
This year, American Express, CoreOS, Inc., VIA Alliance Semiconductor, WIBU-Systems, Unigen DataStorage Corporation, and TaoBao China Software Co., Ltd. have joined the group. In 2015, TCG added 11 new members including General Electric and VeriSign. A completed list members can be seen here.
TCG is a not-for-profit organization formed to develop, define and promote open, vendor-neutral, global industry standards, supportive of a hardware-based root of trust, for interoperable trusted computing platforms. More information about TCG is available at trustedcomputinggroup.org. Follow TCG on Twitter and on LinkedIn.
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Membership in the Trusted Computing Group is your key to participating with fellow industry stakeholders in the quest to develop and promote trusted computing technologies.
Standards-based Trusted Computing technologies developed by TCG members now are deployed in enterprise systems, storage systems, networks, embedded systems, and mobile devices and can help secure cloud computing and virtualized systems.
Trusted Computing Group announced that its TPM 2.0 (Trusted Platform Module) Library Specification was approved as a formal international standard under ISO/IEC (the International Organization for Standardization and the International Electrotechnical Commission). TCG has 90+ specifications and guidance documents to help build a trusted computing environment.