Tag Archives: HID Global

HID Global Showcases Latest Developments in Cloud-Based Card Personalization and Issuance at NACCU 2018

By | April 23, 2018

RENO, Nev., April 23, 2018 – NACCU Annual Conference – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, will showcase its cloud-based solutions that are changing the world of campus “One Card” offices at this week’s National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU) 2018 conference in Reno, Nevada. The company is demonstrating its award-winning HID® FARGO® Connect™ card issuance solution,… Read More »

HID Global’s Crescendo PIV Card Included on U.S. General Services Administration’s FIPS 201 Approved Product List

By | March 15, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas, March 15, 2018 – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that its HID® Crescendo® PIV smart card has achieved FIPS 201 compliance and is listed on the General Services Administration’s Approved Products List (APL).  Government agencies and private enterprises looking for the highest level of security and interoperability can leverage the Crescendo PIV smart… Read More »

Tanzania Selects HID Global to Deliver e-Immigration Solution and Electronic Passports

By | January 31, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas, January 31, 2018 – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that the government of Tanzania has selected HID as its prime supplier for an end-to-end solution for issuing electronic passports as part of Tanzania’s transformative e-Immigration programme.  The new ePassport was unveiled publicly today as part of the inauguration of the end-to-end… Read More »

HID Global Boosts Security While Reducing Total Cost of Ownership With Latest Direct-to-Card™ Printer/Encoder

By | October 9, 2017

Dubai, UAE, October 9, 2017 – (Hall 6 MAC6-35):  HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today unveiled the latest in its Direct-to-Card (DTC) printer/encoder line, bringing new convenience and security features to its proven entry-level offering while further reducing ID card printing expenses for cost-conscious organizations. The company is demonstrating the DTC1500 printer/encoder at GITEX 2017,… Read More »

HID Global Unveils the World’s First Cloud-Based Personalization and Issuance Solution for Cards and Credentials

By | September 26, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas, September 26, 2017 — HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today introduced HID FARGO® Connect™, the industry’s first cloud-based solution that simplifies and streamlines the issuance of ID cards and credentials.  HID FARGO Connect creates a new approach for ID issuance that replaces the old paradigm of standalone printers tied to a dedicated PC workstation. … Read More »

HID Global to Acquire Mercury Security, Expanding its Leadership in Access Control

By | September 19, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Mercury Security, an OEM supplier of controllers for physical access control. Mercury Security has over three million controllers installed at tens of thousands of sites worldwide, including at more than 90 of the Fortune 100 companies. Mercury’s… Read More »

What the HID Global Acquisition of Arjo Systems means to the Government ID Industry

By | July 6, 2017

With the announcement of HID Global acquiring Arjo Systems a new breed of company has born. I am saying that because the newly formed organization will start to compete in the Government ID industry like anyone was able to do before. Card Personalization Hardware makers like Entust Datacard, Evolis, NBS, Matica Technologies and MagiCard are regularly bidding to… Read More »

HID Global’s Mobility and Latest Smart Card Solutions Help Shape Connected Environments in the Middle East

By | April 17, 2017

Dubai. UAE, April 17, 2017: Organisations across the Middle East are increasingly investing in mobile access control solutions and seeking to upgrade from legacy to the latest smart card technologies in order to create more connected, smart environments. Enabling the use of smartphones and wearables to open doors for greater mobility, and moving to advanced smart card technology… Read More »

HID Global Partners with Infineon Technologies (IFX) to Enhance Card Flexibility for e-ID/Smart Card Manufacturers

By | February 21, 2017

News Highlights: Partnership with Infineon Technologies AG to incorporate secure microcontroller chips in new HID Global ultra-thin Polycarbonate (PC) ePrelaminate inlay solution. Ultra-thin PC ePrelaminate inlay is ideal for electronic ID (e-ID) cards and is more than 30 percent thinner than other alternatives, freeing space for added security features. Leverages patented HID DBond™ (Direct Bonding) technology for added… Read More »

HID Global Provides Advanced Software for the Largest Employee Smart Card Deployment in the World

By | February 17, 2017

HID Global helps secure government networks and personnel with state-of-the-art desktop software for identity, credentialing and access management AUSTIN, Texas, February 17, 2017 – Millions of government employees and contractors log onto their computers, access government networks and access buildings securely via the world’s largest deployment of smart cards and usage of desktop authentication software, thanks to HID… Read More »

HID Global Announces One of the World’s Most Secure Citizen ID Cards

By | November 9, 2016

News Highlights: HID Global technologies that have been featured in its customers’ award-winning national passport and ID card programs are now commercially available in one of the world’s most secure citizen ID cards.      Company uses patented DBond™ direct-bonding technology on ultra-thin polycarbonate (PC) ePre-laminate, enabling its proven Optical Secure Media (OSM) card to include an RFID microcontroller… Read More »