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Route1 Unveils MobiKEY Fusion A2T, a Secure Mobility Technology for ID-1 Smart Card Users(October 15, 2013)
TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Route1 Inc. (TSX-V:ROI), a digital security and identity management company whose customers include the U.S. Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Energy, and the Government of Canada, today introduced the MobiKEY Fusion A2T, an advanced tool for ID-1 smart card users (CAC, PIV and FRAC) who want to use an iPad, iPad mini, iPhone or iPod touch to access data remotely.
Route1 also announced a summary of Fall 2013 conferences and tradeshows where the Company and its technology will be on display, and executives will be keynoting.
MobiKEY Fusion A2T
With the announcement of the MobiKEY Fusion A2T, Route1 has expanded the number of mobile devices that ID-1 smart card users can utilize to securely access data via the MobiKEY technology. MobiKEY is a complete desktop, secure remote access technology that integrates multi-factor authentication and identity management in a mobile computing environment.
The MobiKEY Fusion A2T device is a patented identity validation device that integrates with ID-1 smart cards or government issued identity cards such as CAC, PIV and FRAC. The multi-factor authentication technology combines physical possession of the MobiKEY Fusion A2T device and an identity card, with computer and network access, allowing for remote use of an iPad, iPad mini, iPhone or iPod touch running iOS 6 or higher.
The MobiKEY Fusion A2T differs from the MobiKEY Fusion in the type of mobile operating systems it is compatible with. A2T is Route1's response to mobile devices that do not have a USB port. The MobiKEY Fusion A2T comes in two versions, a Lightning connector or the 30-pin version.
Brian Brunetti, President of Route1, commented, "Last month we released a white paper titled 'Avoiding BYOD Legal Issues'. The paper discusses legal and security issues that Enterprises, including the government, face as a result of deploying a Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD, program. Complicating matters for Enterprises who use a smart card based user authentication approach and want to move forward with a BYOD program, is the challenge of supporting mobile devices that do not have a USB port."
Mr. Brunetti continued, "MobiKEY, Route1's flagship technology, eliminates legal and security issues stemming from BYOD. The release of the MobiKEY Fusion A2T allows iPad, iPad mini, iPhone or iPod touch users to securely utilize their preferred device."
A copy of the report is available at: http://www.route1.com/thought-leadership.html.
Route1 will be attending the following conferences and trade shows. If you will be attending and would like to meet with us, please contact us in advance by emailing Route1 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Smart Card Alliance - 12th
Annual Government Conference
AFCEA TechNet Asia-Pacific
Walter E. Washington
Washington, DC, USA
Ottawa Convention Centre
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Hilton Hawaiian Village
Waikiki Beach Resort
Honolulu, HI, USA
October 15-16, 2013
October 29-30, 2013
December 3-5, 2013
Tony Busseri, Route1's CEO, will present at SecureTech 2013. Mr. Busseri will be on the "Innovation Stage" on Wednesday, October 30 at 9:30 am to discuss "Remote Access: Defending our Weakest Cyber-Position." SecureTech is Canada's only all-encompassing public safety and national security conference and trade show. Hosted by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries, the conference features an Innovation Stage for emergency and security companies to promote new product lines and technology.
ABOUT ROUTE1, INC.
Route1 delivers industry-leading security and identity management technologies to corporations and government agencies that require universal, secure access to digital resources and sensitive data. These customers depend on The Power of MobiNET - Route1's universal identity management and service delivery platform. MobiNET provides identity assurance and individualized access to applications, data and networks. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Route1 is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the ticker symbol ROI.
For more information, visit our website at: www.route1.com.
For More Information Contact:
Tony Busseri, CEO
+1 416 814-2635
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Route1 Inc., 2013. All rights reserved. Route1, the Route1 and shield design Logo, SECURING THE DIGITAL WORLD, Mobi, MobiSecure, MobiLINK, Route1 MobiKEY, Route1 MobiVDI, MobiKEY, MobiKEY IBAD, DEFIMNET, MobiNET, Route1 MobiNET, TruOFFICE, TruFLASH, TruOFFICE VDI, MobiKEY Fusion, MobiNET Aggregation Gateway, MobiNET Switching Array, MobiNET Secure Gateway, EnterpriseLIVE, EnterpriseLIVE Virtualization Orchestrator, MobiNET Agent, MobiKEY Classic and MobiKEY Classic 2, are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Route1 Inc. in the United States and or Canada. All other trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective owners. The DEFIMNET and MobiNET platforms, the MobiKEY, MobiKEY Classic, MobiKEY Classic 2 and MobiKEY Fusion devices, and MobiLINK are protected by U.S. Patents 7,814,216 and 7,739,726, Canadian Patent 2,578,053, and other patents pending.
Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies.
CONTACT: Tony Busseri, CEO
+1 416 814-2635
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