I am delighted that Intercede is collaborating with HP to deliver identity management solutions
(PRWEB) November 14, 2011
Intercede (London Stock Exchange AIM: IGP), the producer of MyID, a world-leader in identity and credential management systems (IDCMS), announces that HP now offers MyID as a component of its Assured Identity Plus solutions. Under the agreement, Intercede and HP will target large scale Federal, state and local government agencies and major enterprise customers.
Intercede’s MyID Identity and Credential Management System is a secure and powerful COTS product that sets a new standard for ease of use and integration. MyID is used by 14 US Federal Agencies and is deployed in support of more than 2 million smart cards issued under the Transportation Worker Identity Credential (TWIC) program. Corporate customers include major banks, aerospace and defense contractors and other organizations with high value assets. Around the world, MyID is used for national ID programs and major health care initiatives.
Today, securely managing the identities of employees is a priority for government agencies and major corporations. The Global Identity Practice within the Enterprise Services organization at HP is a proven leader in developing and implementing enterprise-wide and end-to-end identity management solutions. HP Assured Identity Plus offers a more cost effective solution driven by organizational processes based on best-of-breed COTS products like Intercede MyID.
Richard Parris, Chief Executive at Intercede, commented: “I am delighted that Intercede is collaborating with HP to deliver identity management solutions and that MyID is now part of HP’s Assured Identity Plus offering. Intercede MyID delivers secure user, card and credential management that is easily configured to meet the specific security needs for logical and physical access. Its recognition by HP is another very significant industry endorsement, and will deliver a wealth of new business opportunities.”
“Our clients are looking for proven identity and credential management solutions that satisfy their security requirements,” said Jessica May, Global Identity Practice Lead, U.S. Public Sector, Enterprise Services, HP. “Working with Intercede, our Assured Identity Plus solution will streamline the time required to establish and manage identity while providing self-service functions to employees improving availability.”
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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, two million smart cards in support of the US Transportation Worker Identity Credential program (TWIC), four US financial institutions and 320,000 smart corporate identity badges for Boeing, Booz Allen Hamilton and Lockheed Martin. In Europe, Australasia and the Middle East, Intercede MyID is being deployed in support of government identity, financial services, health and corporate employee ID security projects.
Intercede MyID is the only IDCMS software product that enables organizations 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 personalization, issuance and management.
Intercede MyID was the first electronic personalization product to achieve compliance with the US FIPS-201 Personal Identity Verification (PIV) 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 IDs and credentials, 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.
For more information visit http://www.intercede.com
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