ActivIdentity, formerly known as ActivCard, took the bronze. Readers were pleased with the scalability its products and end user ease of use. ActivIdentity offers solutions including physical/photo ID, logical access using SSO to incorporate resources, secure remote access, and digital signature and encryption of email and documents. Within the past six months, the company has broadened its solutions for the Sun, Novell and Microsoft platforms. It recently bolstered its health care suite with SecureLogin Kiosk and announced that its Mini Token OE and ActivIdentity Authentication SDK support the HMAC One-Time password algorithm developed by OATH.
Using passwords to authenticate users has a long and troubled past. Expert Rob Shapland explains how open standards such as FIDO, SAML and OpenID can help solve the woes surrounding user authentication in the cloud.
Smartphone and tablet use in the enterprise can help boost productivity, improve employee satisfaction and lower costs. However, it is also fraught with risk. Expert Lisa Phifer discusses the risks and rewards of going mobile in the enterprise.