CoreStreet and MaxID Announce Partnership
Leading Provider of Biometric Handheld Devices to Support CoreStreet PIVMAN Solutions and Expand Market Reach
Cambridge, Massachusetts, April 1, 2009 – CoreStreet, the leader in credential validation solutions, and MaxID, the rugged handheld technology group, today announced they have formed a partnership to market the CoreStreet PIVMAN Solution on MaxID’s iDLMax biometric handheld device which targets the Identity Management and Access Control industry.
The iDLMax integrates enhanced features for the widest range of identity management applications. Additional card reading capabilities are provided by the combined contactless and smart card reader, which is FIPS-201 compliant and has iClass® capabilities with optional magnetic swipe. This allows the operator to screen credentials including passports, e-passports, Transportation Worker Identification Credentials (TWIC), Common Access Cards (CAC), First Responder Authentication Cards (FRAC), Personal Identity Verification (PIV), drivers’ licenses and other documents. The latest digital camera technology offers fast acquisition of FIPS-201 compliant facial images, even under low-light levels.
The CoreStreet PIVMAN Suite of software products provides solutions for several of today’s most critical identity and access management challenges in the area of homeland security. Whether providing improved maritime and transportation security through the TWIC program, enhanced emergency management response through the DHS FEMA FRAC program, or simply expanding access to military facilities by linking existing Physical Access Control Systems (PACS) to the DoD’s CAC cards, the CoreStreet PIVMAN Suite provides the solution based on field-proven, massively scalable and secure technology.
“MaxID believes in developing rugged handheld products which are specifically designed to achieve our end customers’ needs. We aspire to be the solution of choice and market leader within our chosen sectors of the mobile technology market,” said Steve Bowen, Director of Product Engineering and Support, MaxID. “As such, we are delighted to join forces with CoreStreet to offer our customers access to the market leading mobile identity verification software in the CoreStreet PIVMAN Suite.”
“The CoreStreet PIVMAN Software offers unique functionality for mobile authentication and validation of PIV, CAC, FRAC and TWIC cards – even in lights-out and comms-out situations,” said John Bys, Executive Vice President, CoreStreet. “Combining our software with MaxID’s multimodal handheld devices provides customers with a preeminent, robust solution.”
Come see the CoreStreet PIVMAN Solution running on the iDLMax at ISC West 2009 in Las Vegas, NV, April 1-3, 2009 in the MaxID Booth (#9149).
About MaxID Corp.
Headquartered in the United States, MaxID Corp. is a privately held technology company that designs, manufactures and sells rugged mobile computing equipment. With offices in four continents, MaxID maintains a global research and development team that has more than 20 years experience introducing new technologies. The company’s most advanced biometric handheld devices are manufactured in the United States and are distributed worldwide. MaxID’s product range includes specially designed handheld devices for the Identity Management, Mobile Payment, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), and Parking Enforcement markets.
Every day, the world’s most demanding government and commercial enterprises rely on CoreStreet technology to authorize critical events, ranging from signed communications and transactions to physical access. More information, including technical whitepapers, industry solution studies and a list of the patents awarded to the company is available at http://www.corestreet.com.
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