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Credential Vault

A credential vault is a database used to store passwords and similar cryptographic key material. The most common data stored in a credential vault are current and historical passwords to privileged accounts.

Credential vaults present unique design requirements, as compared to databases with other contents:

Hitachi ID Privileged Access Manager includes a robust, geographically replicated, multi-master credential vault.

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