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Access Control | Identification

GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala

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GSN Awards 2012

Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.

The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.

GSN 2012 Homeland Security Awards program open for entries

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The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions, Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions and the 2011 Government Excellence Awards.

OzVision

Alan Avidan, President, indicates that OzVision is pushing the forefront of hosted video services for dealers and users. The company’s government market includes military bases, government facilities, and national monuments such as the Washington Monument, the State of Liberty and Ford’s Theater. Avidan calls for dealers and central services to join in the hosted video movement, which he describes as the future of the industry.

DHS awards $2.4M in grant funding to Kantara Initiative to develop mobile identity solutions

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By Steve Bittenbender
Editor, Government Security News

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded $2.4 million in grant funding to the Kantara Initiative to help in the development of three digital identity solutions.

The money, provided by DHS Science and Technology Directorate, will be used by Lockstep Technologies, Gluu and Exponent and are the first projects launched by Kantara’s Identity and Privacy Incubator Program.

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Boon Edam provides turnstiles and gates for Mexican bank headquarters

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LILLINGTON, NC May 10, 2017 Boon Edam Inc., a global leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, today announced that the Mexican financial group, Banorte, has standardized on Boon Edam’s Swinglane 900 optical turnstiles and Winglock access gates at its new headquarters in Monterrey, the Koi Tower, and a major location in Mexico City.

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Homeland Security awards nearly $10M in SBIR contracts

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WASHINGTON May 2, 2017 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded $9.7 million to 12 small businesses for 13 Phase II contracts through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.

Each Phase II award contract received approximately $750,000 to develop a prototype based on the feasibility of the technologies demonstrated in the Phase I effort, which were completed in November 2016.

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AU10TIX named finalist for 2017 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards

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NICOSIA, CYPRUS April 28, 2017 The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards seek out and celebrate the most innovative companies that are changing the way ordinary people and professionals interact with finance. AU10TIX has been nominated for the Regtech category thanks to its standard-setting BOS platform. AU10TIX BOS enables 100% automated KYC initiation with a simple submission of an ID photo augmented by biometric Selfie-to-ID face comparison.

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Secure Technology Alliance to hold government-focused identity management conference

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PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ April 26, 2017 The Securing Federal Identity 2017 event, organized by the Secure Technology Alliance (formerly the Smart Card Alliance), will return to Washington, D.C. for its 15th year this June to bring together government and security executives and industry leaders on the most important developments and innovations in federal identity credentialing and access security.

Securing Federal Identity 2017 will take place on June 6, 2017 at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel in Washington, D.C. To register and get more details, visit www.securingfederalid.com.

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Genetec to market STid RFID door controllers thanks to new distribution agreement

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MONTREAL April 26, 2017 Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading provider of open architecture security and public safety solutions today announced it has added STid, a French developer of RFID door controllers to its growing ecosystem of supported access control partners. Through this agreement, the STid Architect® series of ergonomic and highly secure RFID readers, which is supported by the Genetec Synergis™ access control system in Genetec Security Center—will be available through Genetec and its certified global network of resellers.

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