RF IDeas Offers Extensive Mobile Access Control Solutions Portfolio

Posted On: 8/5/2019

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ROLLING MEADOWS, IL --  RF IDeas has announced that it now offers a "robust and comprehensive" portfolio of mobile access solutions based on Orange Business Services and Safetrust credentials. Additional mobile solutions are planned for release in 2019 and 2020.

"We believe that mobile access solutions will play a central role in enterprise security as an increasingly mobile workforce requires access to multiple secure devices and applications throughout the workday," the company said.

Current smartphones offer artificial intelligence capabilities that can support a detailed digital persona. "Smartphones are already being used to securely authenticate users for physical access, check-in, payment and other scenarios," said RF IDeas president David Cottingham. "We believe that mobile access solutions will play a central role in enterprise security as an increasingly mobile workforce requires access to multiple secure devices and applications throughout the workday."

RF IDeas explained that its commitment to empowering authentication through any device -- including mobile access -- cements its position as provider of the leading enterprise platform for identity acquisition within secure authentication and access solutions. The recent announcement covers the pcProx Plus BLE dual-frequency proximity, contactless smart card and mobile credential reader with Bluetooth low-energy technology. The reader is available with two firmware versions.

Orange Business Services, a global communications operator, integrator and digital services company has developed software credentials to further the development of mobile access solutions. With the goal of supporting digital transformation in connected buildings and smart cities, the Pack ID mobile credential can simplify the lives of people on the go with use cases that include cashless vending, logical access, mobile wallet, secure print,and vehicle parking, sharing and charging. RF IDeas is the first reader vendor authorized to resell the Orange Business Services mobile credential.

The Safetrust Wallet mobile credential provides logical access, "follow me" print, multiple badges and card emulation (HID). RF IDeas provides the pcProx Plus BLE dual-frequency reader, and the Safetrust Wallet mobile credential is available from Safetrust. With RF IDeas' support for both traditional card-based and mobile credentials, these new readers from RF IDeas are designed to set the standard for versatility and open access to the future of mobile authentication.