Fairfax, VA (Vocus) October 28, 2010
Fairfax, VA (Vocus) October 28, 2010 ‐‐ MaxID, a leading provider of identity solutions is pleased to announce the sale and deployment of iDL500 portable multi-modal TWIC readers to the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for a pilot program.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is the principal investigative arm of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the second largest investigative agency in the federal government. Created in 2003 through a merger of the investigative and interior enforcement elements of the U.S. Customs Service and the Immigration and Naturalization Service, ICE now has more than 20,000 employees in more than 400 offices in the United States and 46 foreign countries
“The iDL500 portable multi-modal computer is well-suited for demanding field work whether it be credential or biometrics verification, field-based enrollment or badging . We are looking forward to supporting the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency and working with them towards a more broad-based deployment of devices and software similar to what we’ve been able to achieve with the US Coast Guard " said Brian Skiba, President of MaxID Corp US.
The iDL500is a multi‐modal, rugged mobile computer that offers a complete set of features ‐ including QWERTY keyboard, contact card, contactless card, barcode, optical fingerprint, and optional magnetic swipe and MRZ readers with a digital camera, GPS, and comprehensive communications capabilities including 3G GSM and WiFi capabilities. The iDL500 is a complete, integrated mobile solution for all badging and identity management requirements.
About MaxID Corporation
MaxID Corp is a leading provider of identity and security solutions. It designs, manufactures, and sells identity management solutions for a mobile environment. The company is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia and has offices in Chesapeake, Virginia, Tampa, Florida, the United Kingdom, and South Africa.
MaxID Corp maintains a global research and development team that has more than 20 years experience introducing new technologies. The company's most advanced biometric handheld devices are manufactured in the United States and are distributed worldwide. More than 25,000 identity devices are being deployed worldwide by customers such as the US Department of Defense, the US Department of Homeland Security, border and law enforcement agencies, and power generation and maritime facilities. For more information about MaxID Corp, please refer to the website http://www.maxidcorp.com or call +1 (703) 573-0125.