ActivCard and Lenel to Distribute Joint Solution

Wednesday 16 February 2005 04:36 CET | News

ActivCard has announced a joint distribution agreement with Lenel Systems International, a global Total Security Knowledge Management Solution provider for government and industrial markets.

Through this agreement, ActivCard and Lenel will jointly market a solution for physical access to facilities and logical access to networks. The combined solution offers many benefits including increased security and lower total cost of operation. In addition, the ActivCard and Lenel solution will be a primary component for a corporations efforts to achieve compliance with regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley as well as federal agencies and its contractors to comply with Homeland Security Presidential Directive Number 12 (HSPD12). HSPD12 is a directive from the US President requiring all federal government employees and contractors to have a trusted identity badge for both physical and logical access. ActivCard Enterprise Access Card consolidates employee logical credentials onto a single, secure smart card providing a photo ID as well as a security device that enables secure Windows and network login, PC locking, secure remote access (VPN), secure email with digital signatures, and single sign-on to enterprise and desktop applications. Lenels OnGuard ID CredentialCenter consolidates employee physical credentials, biometrics, and demographic information onto a single secure smart card, captures photo ID and prints the card. Lenels OnGuard platform offers seamlessly integrated access control, alarm monitoring, identity management, digital video, intrusion detection, asset management, card production, and visitor management. The ActivCard Enterprise Access Card, integrated with Lenel OnGuard ID CredentialCenter, provides tremendous cost and security savings to corporations and governments agencies. The joint solution integrates the issuance and administration of cards and credentials for both physical and logical domains, and combines a photo ID, smart card and proximity card onto a single, easy to use device.

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