With HID's cloud-based PKI-as-a-Service, you get a highly secure and scalable managed PKI combined with end-to-end certificate lifecycle automation.

PKI Made Simple

Unburden your IT team with our best-in-class PKI, you can quickly create and deploy your enterprise private PKI trust hierarchies to secure networks, IT systems, and IoT devices without the security cost of in-house management.

Key Benefits of Managed PKIaaS

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Custom PKI

Adapt to changing needs with complete flexibility to customize certificate hierarchies and profiles
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Deploy and Scale Rapidly

PKI services deploy in weeks, not months, and can be scaled at any time
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Predictable Pricing

No complex certificate-based pricing or credits to manage — one simple, predictable subscription
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Best-in-Class PKI

Align with industry best practices and leverage highly secure and audited technical facilities with the expertise to deliver it all
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Simplify Operations

Outsource the complexity of running a best-in-class PKI without losing control of trusted assets
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End-to-End Automation

Reduce the risk of certificate related outages by automating certificate lifecycle management for every device
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Outsource Complexity and Reduce Costs

HID PKIaaS eliminates operational complexity and dramatically reduces costs related to operating and deploying an organizational private PKI. Choose from a simple preconfigured service for a dedicated issuing certificate authority (CA) or a completely customized private root PKI service that:

  • Outsources the complexity of PKI infrastructure but keep control of your private keys
  • Guarantees an SLA upward of 99.9%
  • Complies with stringent policy and regulatory controls

How It Works

REST API ACME SCEP EST Account Certificate Manager (ACM) HID PKI-as-a-Service (PKIaaS) Dedicated Issuing CA Trusted TLS/SSL Private Root PKI OCSP & CRL Validation Web & Application Servers macOS Clients Mobile Devices Firewall Load Balancer Network Devices IoT Devices
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Complete Control With Account Certificate Management

HID Account Certificate Management (ACM) offers complete control, delegated administration and on-demand auditing and reporting. Automate and scale certificate provisioning for every system and device.

  • Web-based certificate management portal supports both private and trusted certificate services
  • Automation support for Microsoft autoenrollment and other standards-based certificate management protocols such as SCEP, EST and ACME along with API support
  • Trusted certificate services including OV, EV, Wildcard and SAN certificates, as well as client certificates such as S/MIME and code signing

One Simple Subscription Price

Eliminate hidden costs and surprises with predictable, all-inclusive pricing. Get what you need, when you need it.

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Eliminate management of complex certificate-based pricing or credits


Add new services at any time to your managed PKI
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Tailor the subscription to your specific requirements

Geographically Dispersed Data Centers

HID PKIaaS is designed with fully redundant and geographically distributed architecture to scale for millions of certificate issuances and billions of certificate validations. Instead of relying on a single data center, HID PKIaaS can automatically scale on demand across multiple data centers and provide instant certificate enrollment, approval, issuance, revocation, and renewals. Our data centers help establish local residency and are securely located in:

  • Nevada, United States
  • Virginia, United States
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Dublin, Ireland
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API and Third-Party Application Support

HID PKIaaS is already integrated into key management solutions, such as Venafi, Google Chromebooks and Microsoft Intune. Our RESTful certificate management API is easy to incorporate into custom or third-party applications.

Explore the Breadth of HID’s PKI Solutions and Services

Establish security across all your networks and devices using a subscription-based cloud service or discrete digital certificates to solve the pain points of large complex organizations, medium-sized enterprises and small businesses.

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Digital Certificates

Experience digital certificates that prove identity and secure communications and digital signing
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Enterprise SSL Management

Secure every server with one low, fixed subscription fee and the flexibility to mix and match certificate types
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IoT Device Identity Management

Automate certificate provisioning and IoT device identity lifecycle management to support billions of secure IoT devices
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Related Documents

Automated Digital Certificate Lifecycle Management White Paper White Papers Automated Digital Certificate Lifecycle Management White Paper Managed PKI as a Service Enterprise Control and Automation eBook Executive Brief Managed PKI as a Service Enterprise Control and Automation eBook
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How to Secure IoT Devices

Cloud-based PKIaaS solutions enable organizations to create and deploy their own private PKI trust hierarchies to secure networks.

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