Tag Archives: Radio-frequency identification

Identive’s Manfred Mueller promoted to COO, Identification Products

Identive Group announced that effective April 1, 2012, Dr. Manfred Mueller will assume the position of Executive Vice-President and COO, Identification Products, with operational responsibility for Identive’s global product business, which comprises approximately 45% of the Company’s revenue. Identive’s Identification Products are used in the government, enterprise, and consumer markets for a number of identity-based […]

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Identive Provides Secure Remote Network Access for Dutch Ministry of Defense

Identive Group, a provider of products and services for the identification, security and RFID industries, today announced that it has provided the Dutch Ministry of Defense (MoD) with 59,500 SmartFold smart card readers that enable secure access to the ministry’s computer network for MoD employees working remotely. The Dutch MoD selected the Identive readers based […]

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Sony’s CLEFIA Adopted as an International Standard in Lightweight Cryptography

The Sony Corporation recently announced that CLEFIA, the block cipher algorithm it developed and presented as a state-of-the-art cryptography technique in 2007, has been adopted as one of the ISO/IEC 29192 International Standards in lightweight cryptography after the final approval of ISO (International Organization for Standardization)/IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission). CLEFIA, which has the same interface […]

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SMARTRAC signs purchase agreement to acquire KSW Microtec AG

SMARTRAC N.V. announced that the company signed a contract with Deutsche Effecten- und Wechsel-Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG, Jena, Germany, regarding the acquisition of KSW Microtec AG by SMARTRAC N.V. at an amount of EUR 24 million enterprise value. The purchase price is payable in three tranches. The first tranche in the amount of EUR 12 million is […]

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SMARTRAC to become majority owner of Neology Inc.

SMARTRAC signed an agreement regarding the acquisition of Neology, Inc.. Under the terms of the agreement, SMARTRAC will acquire Neology for US $ 30.0 million, on a cash and debt free basis. In addition, the parties have agreed on an earn-out component of up to US $ 9.0 million based on results of operations for […]

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Identive and NXP Sign Multi-Year Value Added Reseller Agreement

Identive Group, Inc. a provider of products, services and solutions for the security, identification and RFID industries, today announced the signing of a Value Added Reseller (VAR) agreement with NXP Semiconductors , under which the companies will work together to identify and address emerging opportunities in the secure identification market by promoting and selling Identive’s identification […]

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Trüb wins a large passport contract from the Republic of Azerbaijan

Trüb AG has secured a large order from the Republic of Azerbaijan. It concerns the supply of biometric passports – equipped with the polycarbonate data page manufactured by Trüb – the nationwide introduction of personalization centers, comprehensive consulting and project management services as well as long-term maintenance and support services. The order is based on the know-how acquired […]

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HID Global Receives Common Criteria Certification for e-Gov Manufacturing Site in Ireland

HID Global, trusted worldwide leader in solutions for the delivery of secure identity, today announced that it has obtained a site certificate for its Galway, Ireland e-government solutions manufacturing facility from the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), which supports product certifications conformance up to the Common Criteria assurance level EAL5+. The site certificate […]

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