Germany leads the world in encryption use

Germany has the highest rate of encryption adoption worldwide to secure sensitive information, with compliance and customer data protection being top priorities. The Germany Encryption Trends Study highlights how leading organisations are applying their encryption strategies and the challenges they are facing. Download the report now.


consistently apply an encryption strategy across their enterprise.

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say compliance with external privacy regulations is a top driver for using encryption.

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have adopted HSMs across a wide range of use cases.

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Now in its 15th year the 2020 Global Encryption Trends Study is based on a survey of 6,457 individuals in 17 countries/regions.

The 2020 Germany Encryption Trends Study is based on a survey of 473 IT professionals. To find out more about the latest encryption trends and deployment choices in the region, download the report and discover how to protect the digital information you care about most.

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