Crypto Competence Center, Copenhagen

The IBM Crypto Competence Center Copenhagen is able to provide you with encryption solutions for almost all your business purposes.

The Center was founded in the late 1980'ies as a response to the Danish banks call for encryption solutions to the encryption of inter bank communication and the Danish debit card payment system "dankort".

Today the Center offers a variety of cryptographic solutions, tools and services aimed at meeting demands for very secure solutions.

The core competencies are in providing state-of-the-art key management solutions and digital signature solutions with a focus on serving the payment solutions in the banking industry.

The IBM Crypto Competence Center serves customers world wide with of the shelf solutions as well as custom designed solutions beside providing a full 24x7x365 support.

Feel free to to contact us if you have a challenging problem in this domain.

We offer

Products and solutions

EKMF (Powered by IBM DKMS Key Management System)

IBM Enterprise Key Management Foundation for real-time management of keys and certificates in an enterprise with a variety of cryptographic devices and key stores


CBT Digital Signature solution for secure authentication in web applications and for handling XML signed/encrypted documents.


A DKMS business module for IBM System z that supports high volumes of document signing using the CADES standard.


A remote crypto services solution that enables distributed clients to access IBM cryptographic hardware on System z and System x over the network.


CHIM is provided to centralize management of IBM 4765 Cryptographic Coprocessors installed in distributed servers in the enterprise. Administrators will be able to connect securely to each server from the CHIM Management Workstation and configure the access control system of the IBM 4765 crypto cards in the server, generate and load master keys, and install User Defined Extensions (UDX).

Tools and components


Java API for CCA allowing Java programs to interact with IBM 4764/4765 Cryptographic Co-processors.

Special solutions


User Defined Extensions for IBM 4764/4765 Cryptographic Co-processors. Implementation of special solutions to be performed in crypto hardware.


IBM Crypto Customer Council

Conference for IBM System z Customers with focus on mainframe cryptography.

DKMS Council

Presentation of DKMS news and discussion of new development with IBM Crypto Customers.

IBM System z Security

Conference on IBM System Z Security.