DigitalPersona Receives ‘Best Buy’ and a 5-Star Rating in Annual Biometrics Group Test by SC Magazine
Industry Leading Publication Recognizes DigitalPersona Pro for Breadth of Feature Set, Ease-of-Use and Deployment
Redwood City, Calif. — 1-4-2011 — DigitalPersona, Inc., a global provider of authentication and endpoint protection solutions, today announced its DigitalPersona® Pro software has received SC Magazine’s “Best Buy” designation and an overall five-star rating in the publication’s annual Biometrics Group Test. DigitalPersona Pro received the highest possible scores in the categories of feature set, ease-of-use, performance, documentation, available support and value offered.
SC Magazine’s “Best Buy” rating is given to solutions that have completed comprehensive testing and a lengthy review in various real-world enterprise environments. This year’s Biometrics Group Test featured seven solutions and focused on ease-of-use, ease-of deployment and interoperability with third-party products. DigitalPersona Pro was specifically spotlighted for its straightforward installation and deployment as well as its seamless integration with Active Directory. The solution’s large feature set, which includes full-disk encryption, single-sign on and two-factor RADIUS authentication for VPNs, set DigitalPersona Pro apart from the competition.
“DigitalPersona focuses on making strong security simple and affordable. By offering a single place for managing a range of authentication credentials across multiple applications, our software gives organizations of all sizes the ability to boost security while also enhancing productivity,” said Jim Fulton, vice president of marketing, DigitalPersona, Inc. “SC Magazine’s recognition of DigitalPersona Pro Enterprise with the ‘Best Buy’ award and a five star rating highlights the product’s ability to help customers meet their increasing needs for data protection and access management.”
DigitalPersona Pro is a centrally-managed suite of security applications that guards business information against unauthorized access. The solution protects data and controls access to computers and applications, providing features such as strong biometric fingerprint authentication and single sign-on that enable businesses to increase security and help meet regulatory compliance requirements while reducing costs. DigitalPersona Pro integrates with existing IT infrastructure such as Active Directory, and can be deployed via Group Policy Objects to ensure that identities are easier to maintain and portable across geographically distributed locations.
To access the full DigitalPersona Pro Enterprise review, please go to: http://www.scmagazineus.com/digitalpersona-pro-enterprise/review/3386/
DigitalPersona, Inc. is a global provider of authentication and endpoint protection solutions that make security simple, practical and affordable for businesses of all sizes. The company helps enterprises, government agencies, custom application developers and independent software vendors to efficiently address growing security, compliance and fraud-prevention demands. DigitalPersona’s award-winning technology is offered by market-leading computer manufacturers and solution providers around the world. For more information contact DigitalPersona, Inc. at +1 650.474.4000, or visit www.digitalpersona.com.