Smallstep makes end-to-end encryption management easy without the use of traditional secrets, aka: passwords.
Ensure robust security and trust between all managed devices, workloads, and people using short lived certificates.
The Smallstep Platform reduces the chance of human error through extensive built-in automation. DevOps teams using IT automation tools like Ansible, Puppet, and Terraform can easily integrate Smallstep into their existing configurations.
Built on the Leading Open Source Certificate Toolchain
Backed by the brightest minds in cryptographic comms for distributed systems, step-ca provides the infrastructure, automations, and workflows to securely create and operate a private certificate authority.
step is the command-line tool for developers, operators, and security professionals to configure, operate, and automate the smallstep toolchain. Try now
Loved by DevSecOps and Modern IT
Smallstep provides a toolkit that works at the pace and scale of modern distributed engineering teams.
Smallstep can support your legacy root CA and also offers an opinionated approach to new security deployments.
Monitor & Collaborate
Smallstep enables DevSecOps and IT teams to continuously monitor secured endpoints to eliminate outages.
A consolidated dashboard unlocks visibility into your infrastructure and allows you to continuously improve your trust posture.
Smallstep helped us build a lot of trust during the audit process. We were able to see so much progress and pay close attention to something that is the core aspect of infrastructure security.
Jimmy Passemard, Chief Information Security Officer
Smallstep is a very powerful yet simple to use toolchain that works exactly as intended.
The ease of using Smallstep, without having to think too hard about getting it right, made a big difference.
James Legg from Conversocial
Smallstep SSH is exactly what we needed. The security benefits and time savings made it easy to justify the investment.
Joe Doss, Principal Systems Architect