Smart Cards, Smart ROI

January 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p24
Trade Publication
The article evaluates the integrity of using smart card security solutions based on a survey conducted by Datamonitor industry analysis from London, England. Smart card increases the protection of physical and logical access as well as ensure savings. The survey measured the return of investment from a number of organizations with deployments of smart cards. Organizations discovered a decrease in overall costs by deploying more flexible and stronger form of authentication based on smart cards. INSET: It's the Transition That Counts..


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