Richard Parris, Intercede Chairman & Chief Executive, said: "I was delighted to welcome so many customers and partners to this product launch. MyID v9 confirms Intercede's leadership position in the PIV market"
London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) February 11, 2011
Intercede (London Stock Exchange AIM: IGP) today announces that Intercede MyID PIV version 9 is now released for sale. This is the latest version of the market leading Identity and Credential Management software platform and is targeted at government and corporate users who are required to meet the latest Personal Identification Verification (PIV) and PIV-Interoperable standards.
Intercede MyID v9 provides the fastest and easiest path to compliance with the latest and most demanding standards and policies, including the US National Institute of Standards and Technology's Special Publication 800 73-3 and Secure Hash Algorithm-256. Furthermore, it enables customers to achieve PIV compliance with new levels of integration, flexibility, deployment speed, value for money and reliability and incorporates lessons learned from multiple successful Federal PIV deployments and migrations.
Over recent months, Intercede MyID PIV v9 has been installed and tested pre-release with several key customers, including: a managed service provider, a US government integrator and a major aerospace and defense contractor. All of these customers reported enhanced product satisfaction, reliability and ease of installation.
Intercede PIV v9 is available for immediate purchase. It incorporates important new capabilities that open new market opportunities for global customers who wish to exploit FIPS 201/PIV standards for identity and credentialing projects.
This important new product release was showcased in Washington DC yesterday to an invited audience of more than 80 industry professionals and US Federal customers, including Lockheed Martin, IBM, 3M, GSA, FAA , the Department of Justice, the Social Security Administration, the World Bank and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The focus of the launch was to explain how MyID v9 solves many of the PIV card usage and management issues that frustrate the users of competing PIV solutions.
Richard Parris, Intercede Chairman & Chief Executive, said:
"I was delighted to welcome so many customers and partners to this product launch. MyID v9 confirms Intercede's leadership position in the PIV market, a fact confirmed by the large audience at our launch event today.
"Our key message is that Intercede MyID meets today's real world challenges and can be trusted by the most demanding of users. Customers can buy with confidence knowing our reference deployments are the most successful in the sector. "
Further Information on Intercede MyID
Intercede MyID is the only IDCMS software product that enables organisations to easily and securely manage the identities of people and their associated identity credentials within a single, integrated, workflow driven platform. This includes enabling and managing: secure registration, biometric capture, application vetting and approval through to smart card personalisation, issuance and management.
Intercede MyID was the first electronic personalization product to achieve compliance with the FIPS-201 standard and is widely deployed by Federal Agencies, government contractors and other commercial entities. In particular, it supports the latest standards applicable for all PIV, PIV-Interoperable and PIV-Compatible deployments. It can issue and manage a wide variety of ID's and credential's, providing customers with a platform that can meet their needs now and in the future. It is a fully supported commercial off-the-shelf product that can be quickly deployed for thousands or millions of users.
Intercede is the producer of the MyID Identity and Credential Management System (IDCMS). Intercede MyID technology is being used around the world by large corporations, governments and banks to manage millions of identities for employees, citizens and customers. Notable deployments in the US include 14 Federal Agencies, 1.7m smart cards in support of the US Transportation Worker Identity Credential program, two major US financial institutions and 310,000 smart corporate identity badges for Lockheed Martin and another defense contractor. In Europe and the Middle East, Intercede MyID is being deployed in support of government identity, health and corporate employee ID security projects.