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Posted: 18 May 2020
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Speaking with HID Global customers around the globe, we’re sharing helpful guidance during this unprecedented time.

There’s no doubt about it: the global pandemic will change the way we live, work, and conduct business for some time. Over the past several weeks, we’ve been working with customers to enable a safe return to the workplace. We’ve observed that the number of challenges in...

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Posted: 29 Apr 2020
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HID Global understands the need to unify identification and access credentials management with ease-of-use and outstanding security. That’s why we were honored when our recently launched WorkforceID™ physical identity and access management cloud platform, received a...

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Posted: 09 Mar 2020
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How Our Customers are Using HID SAFE™ Visitor Management to Minimize Infection Risks

In an emergency, workplace preparation and clear communication are critical. We’ve compiled a list of essential best practices learned from customers, including ones in healthcare, that...

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Posted: 31 Jan 2020
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Today we’re excited to announce the public preview of WorkforceID, HID Global’s new identity management cloud service. It provides an ever-expanding set of cyber and physical identity access management applications, which help your organization address its continually evolving workforce and visitor security, compliance, and business challenges.

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Posted: 16 Dec 2019
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The digital transformation of security is happening now. IoT, cloud, and mobile technologies are providing new solutions for our security challenges; they also add to the already very complex security landscape. New attack vectors, social engineering, and malicious technologies are rapidly increasing in sophistication and approach. How do we stay ahead of the curve, combining robust...

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Posted: 24 Oct 2019
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We’re delighted to announce that HID® SAFE™, our enterprise-class physical identity and access management (IAM) system, is now certified to the rigorous ISO 27001 international security standard. The family of 27000 ISO standards is designed to ensure organizations can protect and manage the security of vital assets, including:

  • Financial information and accounts
  • ...
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Posted: 24 Sep 2019
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Part of the FAA’s mission is to make sure that airports comply with security standards to keep employees, passengers, and others safe when they are on the ground and in the air, but managing compliance with FAA rules and airport security policy can be complicated. Ensuring that airport employees, temporary contractors and other personnel get to work quickly and easily requires a balance of...

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Posted: 22 May 2019
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What is it?

Wikipedia defines Augmented Reality (AR) as, “an interactive experience of a real-world environment where the objects that reside in the real-world are ‘augmented’ by computer-generated perceptual information, sometimes across multiple sensory modalities, including visual, auditory, haptic, somatosensory, and olfactory.”

More simply put, AR technology superimposes a...

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Posted: 26 Feb 2019
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The convergence of technology, innovation, new regulation and security risks are rapidly changing banking security ecosystems. Typically, IT security is the main focus for mitigating these risks. However, physical security also plays a major role in preventing security breaches and shoring up an institution's image. In speaking to our financial services customers, three access control...

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Posted: 05 Apr 2017
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Wow, I can't believe it's that time of year already. I’ve just arrived here in Las Vegas for ISC West and the excitement is palpable — there's a buzz around the show that I have not experienced in a while. It's such a great time to be involved in the security market. It is changing at an incredibly rapid pace, and I can't wait to see some of the latest innovations. Here at HID Global, we are...

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