Encrypting an Existing Database

Use the Encrypt Database wizard to encrypt an existing unencrypted database.

  1. In the left pane of the Administration Console, expand ASE Servers > Schema Objects > Databases.
  2. Click User Databases.
  3. Click the Name field of the database, then click the drop-down arrow and select Encrypt.
  4. In the Options screen:
    • Select Encrypt to encrypt the database.
    • Specify the database encryption key with which to encrypt the database.
    • Select Specify the degree of parallelism and enter a numeric value in the field.
  5. (Optional) Click Summary to view your selected options.
Related concepts
Manage Encryption Keys