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Status Delivered
Workspace Connect:Direct
Categories Security
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 10, 2018

Add TLS 1.3 Support to Connect:Direct

TLS v1.3 was recently released, and we would like to see it added to Connect:Direct w/Secure+ as an available security option for all platforms that support it.

What is your industry? Banking
How will this idea be used?

Typical lifecycle/product support request for enhancement to adopt newly released security offering.

  • Guest
    Jun 17, 2020

    This original RFE Request was opened to have TLS 1.3 Support for HPE Nonstop Platform on Connect:Direct.

    TLS v1.3 was recently released, and we would like to see it added to Connect:Direct w/Secure+ as an available security option for all platforms that support it.

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    Jun 12, 2020

    Thank you for your question. Currently TLS v1.3 support is only available for Windows, UNIX/Linux and z/OS. We are planning to expand to our other supported platforms moving forward, but I would suggest opening a specific enhancement request for other platforms that you may be interested in.

    Sincerely,

    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

  • Guest
    May 13, 2020

    Does the TLS v1.3 Support been Added to Connect:Direct NDM to HPE Nonstop Platform NDM Product?

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    May 13, 2020

    Thank you for your patience as we worked on this enhancement request. I'm pleased to announce that we have added TLS v1.3 support with the v6.1 release of Connect:Direct which became generally available on 5/8/20. Please visit Passport Advantage to download this version and start gaining the benefits of this enhancement.

    Sincerely,

    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    Jul 6, 2018

    Thank you for opening this enhancement request with IBM.  I have reviewed it with my team and believe that this would be a valuable enhancement to Connect:Direct.  This will be accepted as an uncommitted candidate and I will look to add it to the roadmap as TLS v1.2 capabilities become available in our encryption toolkits.


    Sincerely,

    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager