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Fri, 2017-02-10 03:22 AM
HILLSBORO, OR Feb. 8, 2017 SureID, Inc., the leading provider of trusted identity solutions, announced today the launch of the SureID Certified Edge TM vendor management solution, a way to transform...
Wed, 2017-02-08 08:45 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsHomeland Security Secretary John Kelly appeared before a Congressional panel Tuesday to discuss President Trump’s recent executive orders on...
Mon, 2017-02-06 06:49 AM
WASHINGTON Feb. 3, 2017 A new independent identity strategy consultancy firm announces its formation, Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP). Designed to fill a critical niche in technical and policy...
Wed, 2017-01-25 07:19 AM
JERICHO, NY Jan. 24, 2017 Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSE MKT:IDN), an industry leader in delivering real-time threat identification and identification authentication that provides the "antivirus"...
Tue, 2017-01-24 07:11 AM
LILLINGTON, NC Jan, 18, 2017 Boon Edam Inc., a global leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, today announced that Seven Feathers Casino Resort, located in Canyonville, Oregon...
Wed, 2017-01-18 07:26 AM

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AUSTIN, TX Jan. 11, 2017 HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, forecasts a shift in the use of identity technology that will lead to increased adoption of mobile devices and...
Wed, 2017-01-18 07:22 AM

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FAIRFAX, VA Jan. 17, 2017 CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced it has been awarded a task order by the General Services Administration's Federal Acquisition Service (GSA FAS) on behalf of the...
Mon, 2017-01-09 07:00 AM
NICOSIA, Cyprus Jan. 9, 2017 AU10TIX's accelerated growth in 2016 has been driven by significant new client intake, new capabilities and new features. 2nd generation Secure Customer Onboarding...
Fri, 2017-01-06 07:19 AM

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FREMONT, CA Jan. 5, 2017 Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE) today announced that it has partnered with NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) to provide badges to all 170,000+ attendees at CES in Las...
Wed, 2017-01-04 04:56 AM
RENO, NV Jann. 3, 2017 In December 2016, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) renewed its Government/Industry Partnership with the National Air Transportation Association - Compliance...
Tue, 2017-01-03 04:24 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsThe final day of the 2016-17 holiday travel season hit a snag as the computer system responsible for processing international travelers entering...
Wed, 2016-12-28 09:39 PM
Dec. 22, 2016 American Fence Company was recently contracted to install a security fence to aid in public safety. The project started 12 months ago, when the Arizona Department of Transportation (...

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SITA's Next-Gen APC Kiosk offers McCarran international passengers fast self-service at border
Atlanta, GA, August 10 - SITA, a global provider of border security and IT solutions to governments, airlines and airports, today announced that McCarran International Airport (LAS) is the first to deploy Phase 4.0 automated passport control (APC) kiosks, speeding more international travelers through the customs and border process.  Now, business...
Tygart releases MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, bringing facial recognition capabilities to smartphones
Fairmont, WV, Aug 4 - Tygart Technology, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise grade video and photographic analysis and biometric recognition systems, today announced the launch of the MXMOBILE™ FaceID System, a significant advancement that will provide facial recognition capabilities on mobile devices. MXMOBILE enables government agencies to...
J&S Franklin targeting Middle East airports with its Defencell barrier system
With two key UK airports already protected by its polypropylene geo-textile barrier system Defencell Profile, UK-based J&S Franklin is looking to build on its success, particularly in the Middle East, where sales manager Jeremy Milton says talks are ongoing, with potential customers in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Public places...
Predictive Security for Aviation Safety
By Ajay Jain, President/CEO Quantum Secure Given their large areas and continual stream of travelers, staff, vendors, visitors, security and law enforcement personnel, airports are one of the most complex environments to secure. At the same time, there is an intense focus on security at these facilities as they work to address the evolving...
HID Global partners with NXP to enhance card flexibility and security for e-ID/smart card manufacturers 
Austin, TX, August 4 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced an ultra-thin Polycarbonate (PC) ePrelaminate inlay for electronic ID (e-ID) cards that is more than 30 percent thinner than alternatives.  The new offering is the first HID Global inlay to use its patented HID direct bonding platform technology,...
GSA implements objective scorecards used to grade federal contractor performance
St. Petersburg, FL, - In a new development for the General Services Administration (GSA) government buyers have begun implementing a new way to evaluate a contractor’s performance on active contracts. The GSA has started using what they like to call “Objective Scorecards” in order to increase the speed and efficiency of the way contractors are...
Clarion Events U.S. acquires Border Security Expo and US/Canada Conference from Eagle Eye Expositions
Washington, DC, July 28 – Clarion Events announces today the acquisition of two events, Border Security Expo and the US/Canada Border Conference, FROM Eagle Eye Expositions, effective immediately.   Border Security Expo is the only major conference and expo fully addressing border security and has become the go-to destination for federal and state...
School emergency safety grant program deadline extended
Cincinnati, OH, July 28 – Response Technologies Ltd., the manufacturer and distributor of the Centurion® duress and emergency notification system, has extended the application deadline for its inaugural emergency safety grant program for eligible K-12 public schools in the U.S, to August 31, 2015. Applications are accepted online only at http://...
TeleCommunication Systems Awarded $14.2 Million Task Order to Supply Managed Satellite Services for the U.S. Marine Corps
Annapolis, MD, July 28 - TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.  announced that the Defense Information Systems Agency has exercised its second year task order option for TCS to continue to provide Ku satellite bandwidth, terrestrial support and 24-hour support services for the U.S. Marine Corps' Tactical Satellite Communications Network. The additional...
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announces $5.3 million increase in order funding to support the U.S. Army's Blue Force Tracking Program
Melville, NY, July 20, 2015 - Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced today that its Maryland-based subsidiary, Comtech Mobile Datacom Corporation, received an additional $5.3 million of funding for its previously announced three-year sustainment contract to support the U.S. Army's Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below - Blue Force...

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The cost of healthcare in the U.S. continues to soar year after year. The problem is not a result of idleness or the lack of technology, but of not addressing the core problem of patient identity.The...
Like every new technology marching its way through the hype cycle, cloud computing has fallen prey to unscrupulous marketers. Their basic crime is to borrow the language, but not the substance, of...
During my entire 23-year career as a police officer, I never dealt specifically with an individual who admitted they were a victim of human trafficking.  That doesn’t mean that human trafficking isn’...
Many security equipment projects go out to bid in order to help ensure fair pricing for security equipment buyers. Sometimes an RFP/RFQ is generated to solicit bids or quotes on a project. These RFPs...
While travelling through TSA lines at an airport, I often wonder how to make the process more efficient. TSA obviously has thought about this, too. Online pre-screening for frequent travelers and...

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This white paper highlights a successful pilot HSPD-12 compliant visitor management project undertaken by a U.S. federal government agency, which successfully meets the objectives of Federal Identity, Credential, andAccess Management (FICAM) Road map use case 4.9 for how agencies should perform credentialing and validation of visitors to federal facilities.

 

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