TACLANE-10G (KG-175X) Encryptor


Utilizing the proven TACLANE® cryptographic core technology, the TACLANE-10G Encryptor is the only ACC Compliant 10Gb HAIPE encryptor. Providing end-to-end 20 Gb/s throughput speed, the 10G secures information classified Top Secret SCI and below over government and commercial networks and offers simultaneous IP and Ethernet capabilities. The TACLANE-10G is capable of accepting additional software to improve network efficiency and sensing capabilities. The TACLANE-10G (KG-175X) is now ACC Compliant. 

TACLANE-10G (KG-175X) Release 4.3v2 Now Available!

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Providing end-to-end 20 Gb/s aggregate throughput speed, the TACLANE- 10G secures information classified Top Secret SCI and below over government and commercial networks. The TACLANE-10G is Agile VLAN-capable for enhanced networking and supports TACLANE Trusted Sensor Software for Deep Packet Inspection, IDS/IPS capability and improves cyber situational awareness.

  • NSA Certified for Top Secret/SCI and Below
  • HAIPE v4.2.5 / IPMEIR 1.0 compliant
  • 20 Gb/s aggregate throughput
  • Safe keying features including Classified/Unclassified Device Generated Shared Key (DGSK) and Exclusion Keys (EKs)
  • ACC and KMI OTNK compliant
  • Optional agile VLAN/Layer 2 Passthrough provides network flexibility, bandwidth efficiency & redundancy
  • Optional TACLANE Trusted Sensor (TTS) software provides packet inspection & monitoring
  • Simultaneous Suite A/B, HAIPE/IPMEIR, & HAIPE/Layer 2 Ethernet non-IP traffic
  • GEM One remote management
  • Familiar TACLANE ease-of-use, rack mountable
  • Low latency
  • Scalable IP security for cloud computing
  • Dual/redundant power supplies
  • Field tamper recoverable

Optional Feature Enhancements

Agile VLAN Software - Enables use of HAIPE security features on Layer 2 VLAN / Non-IP Ethernet traffic while simultaneously supporting standard HAIPE encryption of IP traffic. Benefits include:

  • Elimination of GRE tunnels
  • Bandwidth efficiency
  • Redundancy
  • Load balancing

TACLANE Trusted Sensor (TTS) Software - This feature adds IDS/IPS capability via Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) for enhanced situational awareness and uniquely provides the ability to use open source, user defined and classified signatures for packet inspection. 

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TACLANE-10G Data Sheet

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Size 3.5" (2U) H x 19" W x 23" D
<32 lbs
Power Redundant internal power supplies
210 Watts (Typical)
Lithium 3.6V for Configuration Retention
Performance 20 Gb/s throughput (aggregate)
Support for Jumbo Frames
4096 Duplex Security Associations (SA)
16,000 Simultaneous Destination Hosts
Environmental Operating Temp: 0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage Temp: -41°C to 71°C (41°F to 160°F)
Humidity: 90% RH, Convection Cooled: 10-90% (non-condensing over opearing
temperature range)
Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) MIL-STD 461E
Interfaces TACLANE HMI via 10/100 RJ45 Ethernet
SNMPv3 via GEM X™ Encryptor Manager
Ethernet Primary PT and CT interfaces via operator replaceable Industry Standard SFP+ Modules
2 SR transceivers and 2 fiber optic cables included
SFP+ LR provides up to 10km with single mode fiber
Standards Compliance

HAIPE v4.2.5

Management Perform locally via connected front console, or remote via CT or PT interface
Web-based using standard browser
Retains TACLANE menu structure and commands
Network Protocols Ethernet
IPv4/IPv6 Dual Stack
Layer 2 Frame Encapsulation (VLAN Mode)
IPv6 neighbor discovery and address resolution
Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)
Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) (v1/v2/v3 Queries/Reports
Multicast Listener Discovery (v1/v2)
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Path Maxium Transmission Unit (PMTU)
RIP Listener/Speaker
NAT-Support NAT-T Automated Security Association Extension
Reachability Peer HAIPE Reachability Detection (PHRD)
Peer Destination Unreachability Notification (PDUN)
Discovery Generic Discovery Client
Static Routing
HAIPE IS v1.3.5 Secure Dynamic Discovery
Interoperability Interoperable with all HAIPE compliant encryptor
Foreign Interoperability Algorithm Agile - Simultaneous Suite A/AES EFF without manual intervention P3, S2, Q2
Ease-of-Use & Management Tools GEM One Encryptor Manager - Manage a network of TACLANE encryptors remotely from a central location
Generic Discovery Server (GDS) - Automatically discovers HAIPE devices
Quick Start Wizard - Assists users with initial configuration of the unit
TACLANE Configuration Tool (TCT) - Assists users with the upgrade configuration process

New TACLANE-GigE Trade-In Program

A trade-in program is available for new TACLANE-10G purchases, allowing users to protect their investment when modernizing their encryption solutions or increase bandwidth needs. For more information on the TACLANE Trade-in or Trade-up program, please contact the INFOSEC team at infosec@gd-ms.com, 781-410-9400.

24/7 Customer Support

You are never alone when you partner with General Dynamics to secure your critical information. With the largest deployed base of NSA-certified encryptors worldwide, General Dynamics is committed to support our customers worldwide with a 24/7 technical Help Desk.

Help Desk — Contact our technical Help Desk 24 hours a day / 7 days a week:

Our Infosec support page is designed to make it easy for customers to access the information they need. Please visit www.gdmissionsystems.com/infosecsupport for the following support features: 

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  • Warranty Status — Enter the serial number of your encryption device to find out the date your warranty or maintenance expires
  • Depot Status— Track your encryptor through the depot
  • Order Status— Track the status of your orders
  • Software Requests — TACLANE encryptors are Field Software Upgradeable locally, via GEM One or the TACLANE Configuration Tool (TCT). To request software upgrades for TACLANE, GEM One software or Computer Based Tutorials (CBTs), use this link.

TACLANE Encryptor Training

The TACLANE Encryptor Operator Training course is a four-day course offered in both our Scottsdale, AZ and Annapolis Junction, MD facilities. The course combines classroom presentations and hands-on-exercises designed to teach you how to install, configure and maintain the TACLANE-FLEX (KG-175F), TACLANE-Nano (KG-175N), TACLANE-Micro (KG-175D), TACLANE-1G (KG-175G) and TACLANE-10G (KG-175X) encryptors in a practical operational environment. The course also includes a complete module of training of our GEM® One encryptor manager software. Students who pass the short written and practical exam at the end of the course will receive a certificate.

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TACLANE Trusted Sensor Software Training

The TACLANE Trusted Sensor Software Training course is a one-day course offered at our Annapolis Junction, MD and Scottsdale, AZ facilities. This hands-on course provides in-depth knowledge and training needed to activate, configure and maintain the TACLANE Trusted Sensor Software to identify and mitigate network intrusions. Topics covered include cybersecurity principles, rule generation, alert configuration, and modes of operation. Students who pass the short written and practical exam at the end of the course will receive a certificate.

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It is important for users to ensure their TACLANE-based security solutions are integrated and used with approved ancillary equipment to comply with mission requirements. By using ancillary equipment that has been tested and validated by General Dynamics for use with TACLANE devices reduces risks associated with interoperability, redundancy, environmental factors and even warranty coverage. Please refer to the TACLANE Approved Products List (APL) for a complete list of tested and approved ancillary items available for purchase and supported by General Dynamics. If you have a requirement for an item that is not listed, please contact us.





TACLANE Approved Products

P/N: 10G-101B
TACLANE10G Power Cables Set of two - TACLANE APL  TACLANE-10G Power Cables (Set of two)
P/N: 10G-PWR
 One Pair of SFP Long Haul Transceivers for TACLANE10G only - TACLANE APL One Pair of SFP+ Long Haul Transceivers (for TACLANE-10G only)
 One Pair of SFP Short Reach Transceivers for TACLANE10G only - TACLANE APL One Pair of SFP+ Short Reach Transceivers (for TACLANE-10G only)


Items can be purchased on IDIQ or directly from General Dynamics Mission Systems. For more information please contact our INFOSEC team at (781) 410-9400, (888) 897-3148 or by filling out our form.

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