Hitachi unit rolls out Password Manager 7

Hitachi ID Systems Inc. of Calgary announced this week a network security product designed to let users reset passwords using mobile phones.Hitachi ID Password Manager version 7.0 is designed to help large firms

Published on: July 29th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

RIM beefs up BlackBerry smart card protector

  The thing about smartphones that makes them smart – the ability to do many of the things a personal computer can do – is also what makes them a threat to organizations:

Published on: August 18th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Gemalto, McAfee launch joint security offering

Gemalto N.V. has teamed up with McAfee Inc. to announce an integrated offering aimed at enabling PC and laptop users secure access to fully encrypted disks. The joint offering means Gemalto’s .NET smart

Published on: May 11th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Thin is in at Verizon Wireless

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEVerizon Wireless is hip deep in a project to replace thousands of call center PCs with Sun Microsystems' thin client terminals. And the carrier is already counting up the savings.

Published on: May 8th, 2007 John Cox

RIM adds instant messaging to BlackBerry server

The latest version of Research In Motion Ltd.'s BlackBerry Enterprise Server, introduced at Cebit on Friday, supports enterprise instant messaging and supports the development of applications that mobilize corporate applications, RIM said. Enterprises

Published on: March 12th, 2006 Nancy Gohring

US government plans to outsource smart ID card systems

U.S. federal officials are looking to outsource the IT infrastructure that's needed to support a planned smart-card system for authenticating employees governmentwide. And the outsourcing plan makes sense, given the scale and complexity

Published on: January 29th, 2006 Jaikumar Vijayan

Vendors see ID management as do or die

Managing electronic identities is gaining ground as a necessary counter to protect Internet banking users and other online customers from the increasingly criminal usage of the worldwide Web. According to a report from

Published on: August 25th, 2005 Susan Maclean

Air watchdog mulls biometrics

A federal Crown corporation responsible for aviation security services is in the process of testing biometric technology as part of its new restricted area identification card (RAIC) program. Last month the Ottawa-based Canadian

Published on: March 18th, 2004 Patricia Pickett

Smart cards take on language barriers in healthcare

The Queens Health Network (QHN) in New York serves one of the most ethnically diverse neighborhoods in the United States, if not the world. Its centerpiece facility, the 513-bed Elmhurst Hospital, just underwent

Published on: June 27th, 2003 John Dodge