2018 Global PKI Trends Study

A survey of over 1600 individuals in 12 countries with direct involvement in public key infrastructure (PKI)

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2018 Global PKI Trends Study

2018 Global PKI Trends Study

As enterprises increase investment in PKI significant disruptors to future planning are revealing themselves, especially the growth of cloud applications and Internet of Things (IoT).This 2018 study, conducted by the Ponemon Institute and sponsored by Thales eSecurity, reveals the essential PKI trends security professionals need to know.

Key Statistics

44%

Say the IoT is the top trend driving deployment of PKI-enabled applications

39%

Use Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) to protect Root/Issuing/Policy Certificate Authorities

42%

Percentage of IoT devices that will use digital certificates for authentication in the next two years

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2018 Global PKI Trends Study Performed by the Ponemon Institute, the 2018 Global PKI Trends Study is based on a survey of over 1600 individuals in 12 countries. Download Study Now