Tactivo™ order from US Department of Defense
Precise Biometrics has received an order of 1100 Tactivo from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) within the US Department of Defense, to a value of approximately 1 million SEK.
DLA is implementing a mobility solution that enables secure e-mail and browsing capabilities from iOS devices. The solution is based on the existing Common Access Card (CAC) infrastructure and adds to the overall usability of the long standing smart card system. The order, which has been placed through Precise Biometrics’ partner TX Systems, includes Tactivo for iPhone and iPad devices, as well as Tactivo Guardian cases.
“Tactivo enables US government programs to move forward in implementing secure mobility solutions that utilize the existing PIV/CAC card systems. The solution increases employees flexibility, allowing them to access data everywhere, while still maintaining secure authentication to critical data”, says Håkan Persson, CEO of Precise Biometrics..
Tactivo is a product line of mobile smart card readers for iOS and Android devices that provides convenient and secure access to restricted resources from mobile devices. Tactivo brings true mobility to organizations using smart cards, such as CAC and Personal Identity Verification (PIV). The smart card readers can be used with a wide range of applications that enable many different use cases, such as secure browsing, e-mail, document signing and more.
Read more about Tactivo on http://www.precisebiometrics.com/mobile-smart-card-readers
This press release contains information that Precise Biometrics is required to disclose pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980). The information was submitted for publication at 08.30 am on 17 December, 2014.
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Håkan Persson, CEO, Precise Biometrics AB
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Precise Biometrics is a market leading supplier of solutions for fingerprint recognition that guarantee the identity of people. With the highest level of competence in fingerprint biometrics, Precise Biometrics offers fast, precise and secure verification of a person's identity.
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