HID Location Services for Workforce Optimization Wins Prestigious SIA New Product Showcase Award

New Indoor and Outdoor Positioning Services Leverage IoT Technology to Help Organizations Manage Their Workforce and Buildings More Efficiently

LAS VEGAS, April 6, 2016 – ISC West – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that the Security Industry Association (SIA) has selected its HID Location Services solution for workforce optimization as the winner of the New Product Showcase competition in the category of Access Control Devices & Peripherals Wireless.  The SIA awards program recognizes the year’s most innovative products, services and solutions in the industry. 

“Organizations are increasingly seeking to embed trusted identities more deeply into everyday activities to improve security and area governance within their buildings,” said Harm Radstaak, Vice President and Managing Director of Physical Access Control Solutions with HID Global.  “Receiving this accolade by one of the industry’s most influential organizations reinforces the value of using trusted identities to help organizations have more secure, connected and convenient experiences.”

HID Location Services leverages innovative Internet of Things (IoT) technology to help organizations better manage their workforce and buildings by providing visibility into the precise location of their workforce in and around their facility. The solution is enabled by Bluvision, a company recently acquired by HID, and provides the choice of real-time location services and proximity-based services.  HID Location Services also incorporates predictive analytics that enable administrators to quickly understand space usage in order to make real-time changes that increase workforce productivity and operational efficiency.

Live HID Location Services Demo at ISC West

Visit HID Global in Booth #11063 for live demos of HID Location Services during ISC West this week at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas. 

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HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity solutions give people secure and convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be accurately identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people around the world use HID products and services to navigate their everyday lives, and over 2 billion things are connected through HID technology. We work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the most innovative companies on the planet. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com

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