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2010-12-16 15:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB) today announced that its contactless campus card reader has won the coveted SESAMES Award, an international honor given to the most innovative products in digital security and smart technologies. The SESAMES Awards represent an "unchallenged seal of approval in innovation and are regarded as global standards for card manufacturers and related industries." The award-winning reader supports contactless and magnetic...

2010-11-29 02:00:00

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI; www.vasco.com), a leading software security company specializing in strong authentication products, launches DIGIPASS 920, a USB connected card reader with What You See Is What You Sign (WYSIWYS) and reader signature capability and smart card PIN protection. DIGIPASS 920 is suited for banks which seek to protect high value transactions. The protection of high value...

2010-11-26 00:01:50

Magnetic Card Readers are now integrated with Member Solutions' online registration system, Event Manager. The new Point-of-Sale hardware enhancement helps increase on-site registrations and add-on sales for Event Manager clients. Jenkintown, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) November 24, 2010 Member Solutions, a leading provider of full-service membership billing and web-based applications for front-desk management, online event registration, credit card processing, member communication and more, announces...

2010-10-12 04:55:00

IRVINE, Calif. and TOKYO, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- HID Global, trusted leader in solutions for the delivery of secure identity, and Sony Corporation today announced they have entered into a Memorandum of Intent for a strategic partnership to jointly develop an embedded contactless smart card reader platform for the global PC marketplace. The jointly developed platform will be designed specifically for laptop manufacturers and will encompass Sony and HID Global contactless solutions and a...

2010-09-20 02:00:00

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI; www.vasco.com), a leading software security company specializing in strong authentication products, announced today that the Swiss financial institution PostFinance will start deploying the new DIGIPASS 831 to its e-banking clients in spring of 2011. DIGIPASS 831 is a new edition of VASCO's most popular smart card reader, now with replaceable batteries, a larger display and an...

2010-06-30 11:51:00

ISMANING, Germany, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SCM Microsystems, a business unit of Identive Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: INVE, FSE: INV) and a leading provider of solutions for secure access, secure identity and secure exchange, announced that more than 700,000 of its contactless smart card readers will be deployed to German citizens under the new electronic identification program managed by Germany's Federal Ministry of the Interior ("Bundesministerium des Innern"). Dietmar Wendling,...

2010-06-30 11:50:00

VILLINGEN-SCHWENNINGEN, Germany, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Multicard GmbH, a business unit of Identive Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: INVE, FSE: INV) and an identity management systems integrator and solutions provider, announced today that its proposal for the design and supply of 317,050 Secure IT kits has been selected under the new electronic identification program managed by Germany's Federal Ministry of the Interior ("Bundesministerium des Innern"). Multicard developed the concept...

2010-05-31 23:01:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Pretec, the leader of the highest capacity (128GB) CF card, fastest CF card(667X), and first SDXC card in the world, offers a full series of innovative products of "Cool Memories, the Ultimate in Style & Speed," including CFast "Hypersonic," USB3.0 High-Speed Multi-Card Reader, 64GB video grade SDXC and many award-accredited USB flash products at Pretec booth at Computex Taipei 2010 (TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall, Lower Exhibition Hall booth...

2010-05-12 08:04:00

SANTA ANA, Calif. and ISMANING, Germany, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SCM Microsystems, Inc., a leading provider of solutions for secure access, secure identity and secure exchange, announced today that its contactless smart card reader SCL011 is the first reader to be certified by the Federal Office for Information Security (Bundesamt fur Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik, or "BSI") to be used with the new electronic ID card (neuer Personalausweis, or "nPA") in Germany....

2010-05-12 02:43:00

COPENHAGEN, May 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CardLab (Denmark), the world's leading powered card technology developer, announced today that their Powered Biometric ID Card exceeds the technical challenges and demands in the new proposed US National Immigration ID Card. Several senators, including Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, announced the crucial need for improved identification of immigrants, and the use of biometrics. The...


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