Only Dell offers comprehensive encryption, advanced authentication, and leading-edge malware prevention from a single source with Dell Data Protection solutions. And today we’re pleased to announce new developments in our DDP portfolio: Dell Data Protection (DDP) |Encryption is now available with Windows 8 support and auto deployment and provisioning of users when purchased factory-installed on Dell Precision workstations, OptiPlex desktops, and Latitude laptops and tablets—making Dell’s commercial PC line the most secure in the world.

Additionally, today we also announced a new addition to our Dell Data Protection solutions—DDP|Protected Workspace, a sophisticated new tool powered by Invincea™ to protect employees and their data from the latest malware attacks in real time. What’s more, now, with Dell’s new authentication software – Dell Data Protection| Security Tools – IT managers can centrally manage both their encryption and authentication policies using the same DDP console. Dell offers the broadest range of fully-integrated advanced authentication options, including fingerprint, smart card and contactless smart card readers and Dell ControlVault for secure hardware credential processing. DDP | Security Tools ships on every Dell commercial endpoint to enable these advanced authentication options.