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Government Leaders to Present on Identity, Access Security Achievements at Smart Card Alliance 10th Anniversary Celebration of HSPD-12

Princeton Junction, N.J., July 17, 2014–Government leaders and federal agency heads have been chosen to lead off the upcoming Smart Card Alliance event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the landmark security directive HSPD-12 with special keynote presentations reflecting on the past, present and future of identity and security in government. The one-day ”Government Conference Special Edition Event: Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Invites Speaking Proposals for 13th Annual Government Conference

Proposals accepted through June 30 Princeton Junction, N.J., June 19, 2014 – The Smart Card Alliance Government Conference, known as the leading event for identity and security, will return to Washington, D.C. this October with comprehensive coverage of efforts toward strong authentication technology in government identity programs. To enhance the conference program, the Smart Card Read the full article…

U.S. NFC Mobile Technology Adoption to be Spurred by the ‘Big Three’: HCE, BLE and EMV

News from the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit Princeton Junction, N.J., June 10, 2014–Mobile NFC technology is in the running for widespread U.S. adoption for both non-payment and payment applications, with technologies and architectures like HCE, BLE and EMV complementing and propelling the technology forward, attendees learned at the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit. The 2014 NFC Read the full article…

oti Lands Five-Year Arlington County Cashless Parking Contract

EasyPark from oti will help county better manage more than 5,000 parking spaces; allows drivers to skip meters and pay only for the time they are actually parked Arlington, VA, Rosh Pina, Israel–June 5, 2014–On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti) (NASDAQ:OTIV), announced today it has signed a five-year contract to help manage more than 5,000 on-street Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Explores Opportunities and Challenges with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Mobile Technology in New White Paper, “BLE 101″

NFC Solutions Summit, Austin, June 3, 2014–The explosion of mobile device usage and newly available technologies are expected to redefine the way users interact with the world, and the technologies receiving the most attention today are Bluetooth low energy (BLE) and Host Card Emulation (HCE) with Near Field Communication (NFC). The Smart Card Alliance explores Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Chosen by General Services Administration to Launch E-PACS Training and Certification Program

Princeton Junction, N.J., May 29, 2014–As U.S. federal government agencies look to adopt trusted PKI-based Enterprise Physical Access Systems (E-PACS) for use with PIV¹ and PIV-I² credentials, the Smart Card Alliance today announces the launch of a GSA-approved training and certification program for the integration engineers implementing ICAM standards-based E-PACS. The Smart Card Alliance’s ”Certified Read the full article…

Top Mobile Services Executives Set to Explore the Role of NFC Technology at the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit

Princeton Junction, N.J., May 19, 2014 – Executives from leading mobile, financial services and retail organizations will provide insights on the opportunities and issues facing mobile NFC technology and adoption during a full day of keynote presentations next month at the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit, the most anticipated NFC event of the year. The 2014 Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance to Present Best Practices for Overcoming Patient Identity Challenges at NAHAM Annual and Virtual Conference

Princeton Junction, N.J., April 30, 2014–Today, healthcare providers are faced with an identity dilemma: how can they accurately identify and authenticate patients, and then match them to procedures and care? Those interested in learning the best practices for overcoming patient identity challenges should attend a special Smart Card Alliance Learning Lab in-person or via webcast Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance to Commemorate Federal Government Security Directive HSPD-12 with 10th Anniversary Celebration

Princeton Junction, N.J., April 28, 2014–The Smart Card Alliance invites government and industry executives to a special event commemorating the 10th anniversary of landmark security directive HSPD-12¹ this summer in Washington, D.C. The one-day event will feature government leaders and current heads of federal agencies looking back on identity and access security achievements of the Read the full article…

What is the Role of NFC in our Mobile Future? Find Out at the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit

Princeton Junction, N.J., April 1, 2014–As nearly half a billion NFC-enabled mobile devices¹ flood the marketplace, the use of NFC is at a critical point in the market and businesses are looking for guidance on how to leverage the technology. What is the future of NFC mobile technology in the U.S.? How will new innovations Read the full article…