Forum Systems is the global leader in API Security Management and the provider of the Forum Sentry API Security Gateway. The Forum Sentry API Security Gateway provides cybersecurity protection of APIs with built-in capabilities for security, identity, and integration of Mobile, Cloud, Web Services, and Legacy applications.

FIPS 140-2 and NDPP Certified API Security

Forum Sentry is built upon a security architecture that is designed to combine cybersecurity protection with identity and access control.

Forum Sentry is the only API Security Gateway product technology to achieve:

• NIST FIPS 140-2 Level II certification

• Common Criteria Network Device Protection Profile (NDPP) certification

• Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Interoperability Test Command PKI certification


Forum Sentry – API Security Gateway

Secure technology for achieving API Security, Identity, and Integration for Mobile, Cloud, Web Services, B2B, and Legacy applications. Sentry is a security product with a purpose-built architecture that has been government certified and has never been compromised in over a decade of mission critical deployments.


GSA Schedule Contracts

GSA Schedule 70

GSA Schedule 70 GSA Schedule No. GS-35F-0119Y Term: December 20, 2011- December 19, 2021


Product Brief

This document will specifically highlight how the Forum Sentry API Security Gateway provides the entire breadth of functionality to achieve all referenced aspects of NIST publication 800-95 and is the industry’s leading solution for NIST recommended security protection of deployed services.


In the ever-evolving landscape of cyber threats, the very concept of APIs creates logical points of attack against both the traffic itself, as well as the technology providing the API enablement. It is essential that the underlying APIGateway technology architecture is designed to be able to withsta...

Solutions Brief

Forum Systems is the leader in API Security with the industry’s only FIPS 140-2 and NDDP compliant API Security Gateway technology. The Sentry technology solution enables API Security for Mobile solutions and combines mobile security with mobile authentication for a comprehensive mobility security...

As businesses adapt to the modern landscape of mobile and cloud computing, the need for establishing an Identity Federation solution for identity and trust among the computing systems in the networking ecosystem is essential to ensuring the security of data being exchanged.


This white paper compares centralized and decentralized API security models. It focuses on technical costs and organizational considerations while comparing these models.