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Fri, 2017-01-06 07:19 AM

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FREMONT, CA Jan. 5, 2017 Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE) today announced that it has partnered with NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) to provide badges to all 170,000+ attendees at CES in Las...
Wed, 2017-01-04 04:56 AM
RENO, NV Jann. 3, 2017 In December 2016, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) renewed its Government/Industry Partnership with the National Air Transportation Association - Compliance...
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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsThe final day of the 2016-17 holiday travel season hit a snag as the computer system responsible for processing international travelers entering...
Wed, 2016-12-28 09:39 PM
Dec. 22, 2016 American Fence Company was recently contracted to install a security fence to aid in public safety. The project started 12 months ago, when the Arizona Department of Transportation (...
Wed, 2016-12-28 08:19 PM
SACRAMENTO, CA Dec. 27, 2016 IDdriven, Inc. (OTCQB: IDDR), developer of the new breed of Identity and Access Management ("IAM") solutions, today announced it has published a White Paper on enterprise...
Thu, 2016-12-22 07:30 AM
NOCISIA, Cyprus Dec. 22, 2016 Agility Forex equips itself with latest technology to improve competitive appeal, regulatory compliance and facilitate international expansion. Agility Forex has...
Mon, 2016-12-19 11:29 AM

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BETHESDA, MD and COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, MI Dec. 19, 2016 Brivo, global leader in cloud-based access control and mobile credentials, and Savance, provider of business automation and employee tracking...
Thu, 2016-12-15 06:57 AM
NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2016 Idesco Corp., a leading New York-based security systems integrator, today announced significant enhancements to its XXL 2.0 ID card printer for oversized badges. Optional UHF...
Wed, 2016-12-14 09:14 AM
NEW HAVEN, CT Dec. 13, 2016 ASSA ABLOY hollow metal door brands Ceco Door and Curries, and ASSA ABLOY Wood Doors, now offer Attack Resistant Openings, a complete doorway system that delays or thwarts...
Wed, 2016-12-14 07:14 AM

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Dec. 11, 2016 As holiday traveling season ramps up, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today revealed that rail and mass transit employees are not crosschecked with the federal terror watch list. Today...
Thu, 2016-12-08 05:30 PM
WASHINGTON Dec. 2, 2016 According to recent media reports in Dakar, Senegal, a French National who was apprehended for acts of armed robbery and wanted by Interpol, was intercepted and detected...
Tue, 2016-12-06 12:59 PM
NICOSIA, Cyprus Dec. 6, 2016 IdentityMind Global clients can benefit from deep-learning and machine-learning enhanced ID document fraud detection and ID-to-Selfie face comparison services that are...

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Tygart releases MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, bringing facial recognition capabilities to smartphones
Fairmont, WV, Aug 4 - Tygart Technology, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise grade video and photographic analysis and biometric recognition systems, today announced the launch of the MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, a significant advancement that will provide facial recognition capabilities on mobile devices. MXMOBILE enables government agencies to...
J&S Franklin targeting Middle East airports with its Defencell barrier system
With two key UK airports already protected by its polypropylene geo-textile barrier system Defencell Profile, UK-based J&S Franklin is looking to build on its success, particularly in the Middle East, where sales manager Jeremy Milton says talks are ongoing, with potential customers in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Public places...
Predictive Security for Aviation Safety
By Ajay Jain, President/CEO Quantum Secure Given their large areas and continual stream of travelers, staff, vendors, visitors, security and law enforcement personnel, airports are one of the most complex environments to secure. At the same time, there is an intense focus on security at these facilities as they work to address the evolving...
HID Global partners with NXP to enhance card flexibility and security for e-ID/smart card manufacturers 
Austin, TX, August 4 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced an ultra-thin Polycarbonate (PC) ePrelaminate inlay for electronic ID (e-ID) cards that is more than 30 percent thinner than alternatives.  The new offering is the first HID Global inlay to use its patented HID direct bonding platform technology,...
GSA implements objective scorecards used to grade federal contractor performance
St. Petersburg, FL, - In a new development for the General Services Administration (GSA) government buyers have begun implementing a new way to evaluate a contractor’s performance on active contracts. The GSA has started using what they like to call “Objective Scorecards” in order to increase the speed and efficiency of the way contractors are...
Clarion Events U.S. acquires Border Security Expo and US/Canada Conference from Eagle Eye Expositions
Washington, DC, July 28 – Clarion Events announces today the acquisition of two events, Border Security Expo and the US/Canada Border Conference, FROM Eagle Eye Expositions, effective immediately.   Border Security Expo is the only major conference and expo fully addressing border security and has become the go-to destination for federal and state...
School emergency safety grant program deadline extended
Cincinnati, OH, July 28 – Response Technologies Ltd., the manufacturer and distributor of the Centurion® duress and emergency notification system, has extended the application deadline for its inaugural emergency safety grant program for eligible K-12 public schools in the U.S, to August 31, 2015. Applications are accepted online only at http://...
TeleCommunication Systems Awarded $14.2 Million Task Order to Supply Managed Satellite Services for the U.S. Marine Corps
Annapolis, MD, July 28 - TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.  announced that the Defense Information Systems Agency has exercised its second year task order option for TCS to continue to provide Ku satellite bandwidth, terrestrial support and 24-hour support services for the U.S. Marine Corps' Tactical Satellite Communications Network. The additional...
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announces $5.3 million increase in order funding to support the U.S. Army's Blue Force Tracking Program
Melville, NY, July 20, 2015 - Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced today that its Maryland-based subsidiary, Comtech Mobile Datacom Corporation, received an additional $5.3 million of funding for its previously announced three-year sustainment contract to support the U.S. Army's Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below - Blue Force...
BlackBerry acquiring AtHoc to enable secure mass communication and collaboration
Waterloo, Ontario, July 22 – BlackBerry Limited, a global leader in secure mobile communications, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire AtHoc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. AtHoc is a leading provider of secure, networked crisis communications. Its software platform enables people, devices and...

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The cost of healthcare in the U.S. continues to soar year after year. The problem is not a result of idleness or the lack of technology, but of not addressing the core problem of patient identity.The...
Like every new technology marching its way through the hype cycle, cloud computing has fallen prey to unscrupulous marketers. Their basic crime is to borrow the language, but not the substance, of...
During my entire 23-year career as a police officer, I never dealt specifically with an individual who admitted they were a victim of human trafficking.  That doesn’t mean that human trafficking isn’...
Many security equipment projects go out to bid in order to help ensure fair pricing for security equipment buyers. Sometimes an RFP/RFQ is generated to solicit bids or quotes on a project. These RFPs...
While travelling through TSA lines at an airport, I often wonder how to make the process more efficient. TSA obviously has thought about this, too. Online pre-screening for frequent travelers and...

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White Papers

This white paper highlights a successful pilot HSPD-12 compliant visitor management project undertaken by a U.S. federal government agency, which successfully meets the objectives of Federal Identity, Credential, andAccess Management (FICAM) Road map use case 4.9 for how agencies should perform credentialing and validation of visitors to federal facilities.

 

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