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HID acquires IdenTrust

Identity solution provider also launches channel program and goes to Texas

AUSTIN, Texas—From its newly christened headquarters here, identity solution provider HID Global today announced it has acquired IdenTrust, a provider of digital identities.

HID opens new world headquarters


AUSTIN, Texas—The new HID Global World Headquarters and North American Operations Center is now open in Austin, Texas, the company announced Jan. 13.

Tyco, HID Global systems win FICAM approval


WESTFORD, Mass.—The U.S. General Services commissions has approved an end-to-end physical access control system consisting of products from Tyco’s Software House and HID Global as a fully compliant FICAM solution, the two companies announced Oct. 30.

Spitler on success in security: ‘There’s always that thing known as hard work’

For the fifth consecutive year, SSN is profiling women who are making their mark in the traditionally male-dominated world of security. Debra Spitler, VP mobile access solutions for HID Global, is one of seven women featured.

IRVINE, Calif.—Mobile is a good word to describe Debra Spitler, VP mobile access solutions for HID Global.

NFC access control: cool and coming, but not close


If the operative word for near field communications access control is “cool,” then the obvious question is: “Are we there yet?”

HID gets patent aimed at increasing security with hand motions

Hulusi ‘It’s the ultimate three-dimensional mouse'

IRVINE, Calif.—HID believes that waving your hand in a unique pattern will be another way to increase the security of a smart card or smartphone used for access control in the future, and it announced July 9 several new patents for gesture-based methods of authentication.

HID’s Hébert evaluates ‘move to mobile’

Annual HID Global Strategy Briefing at ISC West focuses on potential and pitfalls of mobile access

LAS VEGAS—A talkative crowd had gathered and a long line formed outside of a Venetian ballroom well before the doors opened for Denis Hébert’s annual HID Global Strategy Briefing and luncheon on April 11.

HID Global enters reseller agreement with Red Cloud


IRVINE, Calif.—HID Global, a provider of access control and identity management solutions, has entered into a reseller agreement with RedCloud for EasyLobby Secure Visitor Management (SVM) software, according to a company statement.

HID Global names new VP


IRVINE, Calif.—HID Global, a provider of secure identity solutions, today announced Bridget Burke has joined the company as vice president and chief information officer, according to a company statement.

HID Global acquires Codebench

Software company bring expertise, integration with 28 PACS

IRVINE, Calif.—In a deal that brings new capabilities for its government customers and promise for increasing its commercial business, HID Global announced Jan. 8 that it has acquired Codebench, a physical security identity management company.