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Access

The ability or authority to view restricted data or enter a restricted area.
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In fact, businesses are beginning to realize the benefits in cost savings, ease of use and increased security by "marrying" physical and logical access control onto a single platform.
As part of HID's Global Identity and Access Management business, ActivIDentity will extend HID's logical access control offering to include identity assurance products that help commercial and government organizations defend against security threats and meet compliance requirements while streamlining their infrastructure and simplifying the user experience.
Built on the Microsoft kernel, XTec's Minidriver solution makes logical access to DHS networks simple by eliminating the need for complex middleware, which can tie up a system and limit the Microsoft operating system.
Williams, President and CEO of Bioscrypt, will participate in the Commercial Biometric Solutions Panel to discuss the trend towards the use of biometrics to unify access control across the organization, specifically the convergence of physical and logical access control.
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Types of Corporate Access Control Smart Cards I-3 Definitions I-4 Physical Access Control Smart Cards I-4 Logical Access Control Smart Cards I-4 Dual Access Control Smart Cards I-4
In addition to GSA approved fingerprint algorithms, Bioscrypt will also address FIPS 201 access control requirements with its Veri-Series readers for physical access control as well as its VeriSoft software application for logical access control.
HID Global, the trusted leader in providing solutions for the delivery of secure identity, today announced the launch of HID on the Desktop([TM]), a powerful set of logical access control solutions that can extend the reach of an organization's existing physical access infrastructure.
VeriSoft leverages OnGuard's management capabilities to enable credentials to be used for logical access via Windows logon and single sign-on, and for physical access verification using access control readers at facility entry points.
HID further leverages its core market position in physical access control by offering a wide range of logical access products, solutions and capabilities that reinforce the company's strategy of providing solutions for the delivery of secure identity.
This report was developed to provide a primer on the authentication technologies used for logical access and to describe how smart cards strengthen authentication processes.
Crescendo's functionality and native support for both physical and logical access provides a growing list of enterprise application vendors the ability to offer their customers fully integrated and cost-effective building and data access solutions.
It describes the benefits of using smart cards for logical access and highlights the significant level of smart-card-related support and functionality provided by both Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems.