|The iCLASS SE platform also supports Seos digital keys from HID Global parent company ASSA ABLOY|
HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its new iCLASS® Seos™ card has been selected by the ASIS International organization as a winner of the 2012 ASIS Accolades Security’s Best competition, which recognises the industry’s most innovative new technologies, products and services. Judges representing a cross-sector of end-users and technology experts evaluated more than 30 entries before selecting HID Global’s iCLASS Seos credential as one of the most innovative new solutions for 2012.
“HID Global is honored to have the iCLASS Seos credential, the latest addition to our award-winning iCLASS® SE platform, be recognized by one of the most respected organizations in the security industry,” said Selva Selvaratnam, senior vice president and chief technology officer with HID Global.
“Our commitment to continually support customers with a growing ecosystem of highly adaptable, interoperable and secure access control solutions, using a combination of smart cards, microprocessor cards and NFC-enabled mobile devices, has led to this ASIS Accolades award win. This recognition is further validation of our industry leadership and innovation, which has continued to drive the industry and redefine the delivery of secure identity.”
HID Global continues to enhance its iCLASS SE platform to deliver new capabilities for meeting current and future access control requirements. The addition of the iCLASS Seos card reinforces the platform with increased security, privacy and portability. Featuring a standards-based universal card edge, the iCLASS Seos is multi-application credential that supports a flexible data model to accommodate requirements from the most demanding applications. The credential is portable for use on NFC smartphones and provides data confidentiality /strong authentication with state-of-the-art cryptography for mutual authentication and data encryption that protects the privacy of contactless communications.
The iCLASS SE platform, including iCLASS Seos cards, also supports Seos digital keys from HID
Global parent company ASSA ABLOY, which has launched a Seos ecosystem for issuing, delivering and revoking digital keys on mobile phones with NFC technology.
HID Global at 2012 ASIS International
HID Global demonstrated its extensive suite of technologies, products, solutions and services in Booth #1509 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from September10-13, 2012. In addition to announcing the latest additions to its award-winning iCLASS SE platform, the company also conducted a live demonstrations of its mobile access solutions.