Kyrio Named as SunSpec Alliance Public Key Infrastructure Provider

Today SunSpec Alliance, the information standards and certification organization for the Distributed Energy Resources (DER) industry announced Kyrio as the official public key infrastructure (PKI) provider for its members who are on the path to get their product SunSpec Certified.

The SunSpec Certified PKI program is designed to enable both interoperability and security of smart inverters, smart PV modules, EV charging, and energy storage. In addition, the program fulfills California Rule 21 Common Smart Inverter Profile compliance and the rollout of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standard (IEEE Std.) 1547 TM-2018. Visit SunSpec’s website to learn more about California Rule 21 and what it means for you.

The news comes on the heels of SunSpec’s recent announcement, where Kyrio was named as a SunSpec Authorized Test Lab (ATLs) for the SunSpec Certified program. In addition to delivering high-quality digital certificate provisioning services on behalf of SunSpec Alliance and its members, we’re excited to provide a seamless experience for those who choose Kyrio for both their testing and security needs.

Building Stronger Networks, One Device at a Time

As a subsidiary of CableLabs, Kyrio operates one of the largest PKIs in the world for the cable industry and is experienced in providing security solutions and specifications for multi-vendor networks and industry ecosystems. The SunSpec PKI was designed to establish a chain of trust across millions of connected devices so that they can be uniquely identified and validated to help prevent unauthorized network access. Our mission is to create stronger networks that enable meaningful business and customer interactions, and today we are one step closer to a more secure network for the larger DER industry.

Work with Kyrio

Sunspec Alliance’s decision to work with Kyrio as their exclusive PKI device security partner means that their members now have the fastest path to bringing secure products to market. When you work with Kyrio for your security and testing needs for SunSpec certification, you’ll benefit from our expertise in security in networked environments, discounted pricing and a partner who understands your hardware and manufacturing needs.

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