Zwipe Partners With Identiv

“The development comes soon after Zwipe acquired new distribution partners for its biometric access control cards last month, with Nexus Group offering Zwipe Access to clients in Africa, the Middle East, and Europe…”

Zwipe has partnered with US-based Identiv to encode the RFID chips in its line of biometric smart cards.

Zwipe Partners With IdentivIn a statement announcing the partnership, Identiv Product Management Director Stephane Ardiley asserted that his company “is seeing strong growth in the interest for biometric-enabled access control solutions,” adding later, “We see a good market opportunity for Identiv by supplying formatting services for Zwipe cards”. For Zwipe’s part, Access Control SVP Einar Boije explained that Identiv’s “expansive customer network” will allow Zwipe to address a larger market around the world.

The development comes soon after Zwipe acquired new distribution partners for its biometric access control cards last month, with Nexus Group offering Zwipe Access to clients in Africa, the Middle East, and Europe, and Priority Group Holdings marketing the solution to the Southern African Development Community.

Identiv will showcase Zwipe’s biometric cards at the ASIS International 63rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits, which will take place in Dallas, Texas, from September 26th to 28th.

(Originally posted on Mobile ID World)