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New Mexico’s San Juan College Deploys BIO-key's PortalGuard Identity and Access Management Solution for Frictionless, Cost-Effective Single Sign-on

 

Wall, NJ, October 14, 2020 - BIO-key International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI), an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, today announced that San Juan College, located in Farmington, New Mexico, has deployed BIO-key's PortalGuard Identity and Access Management solution. The BIO-key solution provides increased security and supports a broader array...

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Tags: 2FA, Cloud SaaS, cloud security, MFA, Multi-Factor Authentication, PortalGuard, Cloud authenticaiton, Single Sign-On, Two-Factor Authentication, Biometrics, IAM, bio-key, identity management software, BIO-key International, identity and access management, Cloud IAM, Cloud Identity and Access Manangement

by Mark Cochran 0 Comments

U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Deploys BIO-key’s PortalGuard Identity and Access Management (IAM) Solution for Two-factor Authentication Compliance

 

Wall, NJ, October 8, 2020 - BIO-key International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI), an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, today announced that the U.S. General Services Agency (GSA), which provides centralized procurement for the federal government, selected BIO-key’s PortalGuard IAM solution to deliver flexible, secure and compliant two-factor...

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Tags: 2FA, Cloud SaaS, cloud security, MFA, Multi-Factor Authentication, PortalGuard, Cloud authenticaiton, Single Sign-On, Two-Factor Authentication, Biometrics, IAM, bio-key, identity management software, BIO-key International, identity and access management, Cloud IAM, Cloud Identity and Access Manangement

by Mark Cochran 0 Comments

College Selects BIO-key’s PortalGuard SaaS IAM Solution to Improve the Digital Experience for Students and Faculty

 

Wall, NJ, September 26, 2020 - BIO-key International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI), an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, today announced that Southern California-based Chaffey College selected BIO-key’s PortalGuard cloud hosted IAM solution to enhance the online user experience across the institution. The college required a proven and secure IT...

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Tags: 2FA, Cloud SaaS, cloud security, MFA, Multi-Factor Authentication, PortalGuard, Cloud authenticaiton, Single Sign-On, Two-Factor Authentication, Biometrics, IAM, bio-key, identity management software, BIO-key International, identity and access management, Cloud IAM, Cloud Identity and Access Manangement

by Christopher Perry 0 Comments

Prophecy Vs. Reality: Popular Cybersecurity Trends of 2019

Society loves prophecy.  Whether it’s used as a justification for acts of good or evil, or even if it’s just a matter of looking at your friend and saying “HA!  I was right!”  Correctly predicting what’s coming is a safe bet in terms of drawing interest, and it is a small wonder that even the biggest tech giants have hopped on that bandwagon.  Of course, prophecy and reality often differ, and...

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by Jay Osper 0 Comments

Hybrid Computing – Can you have your cake and eat it too?

What is Hybrid Computing? What is the Hybrid Cloud?  We've talked a lot on this blog recently about the benefits of cloud computing over traditional on-premises solutions, but what about the third option? You may remember that old English proverb that states you can’t have your cake and eat it too, but is that always necessarily true?

When it comes to an authentication solution, many IT...

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Tags: Authentication Security, cloud security, hybrid, IT Security, cloud computing, Dynamic Analysis, PortalGuard Nebula

by Gregg Browinski 3 Comments

The Benefits of a Cloud Computing Environment - Uptime

A popular question these days is this: what exactly are the benefits of a cloud computing environment? The question of Cloud versus On-Premises can be looked at through a myriad of lenses. Does it pit convenience versus control? Simple vs. complex? Paper or plastic??? A decision may derive from an organization’s availability of resources and skill sets. If the organization has the expertise to...

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Tags: cloud security, Industry Updates, SaaS, cloud computing, Dynamic Analysis

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What is Cloud Computing in Simple Terms? - Explore

So, what is cloud computing in simple terms? I mean, it’s no secret, the cloud is a big deal - a very big one - and has been increasingly so, literally and figuratively, for the greater half of the decade.  If your job so much as grazes the tech industry, you’ve likely heard the words cloud or cloud computing spoken to a near nauseating degree in such a way that it sounds like the best thing...

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Tags: cloud security, IT Security, SaaS, cloud computing, Dynamic Analysis

by Larry Conroy 0 Comments

Cloud Security Challenges | Pros & Cons of Cloud Computing

Do your kids know more about the “cloud” than you do? The word gets thrown around like it’s a necessary appliance in the house - like a refrigerator or a toaster. It’s great that the kids know to store their pictures, videos and music in the “cloud”, but what does it really mean to the work force and companies? Surely, cloud computing must be good for more than just storage. What about cloud...

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Tags: cloud, cloud security, Industry Updates, IT Security, Dynamic Analysis, User Authentication

Office 365, the Cloud, and PortalGuard: Is your Campus Secure?

The Cloud: An invisible place where a plethora of ideas, information, apps, and your life are stored.

 

With the increase of stored information in the cloud and cloud–based applications like Office 365, it is now imperative that the access security is increased as well! Office 365, the cloud, application logins: how does one protect all that information? The answer lies with a secure identity...

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Tags: Authentication, Authentication Security, cloud security, contextual authentication, identity management, IT Security, it security, knowledge-based authentication, PortalGuard, office 365, Password Security, secure office 365, Two-Factor Authentication, User Authentication