HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, has announced it is collaborating with Microsoft to make enhanced cloud app security as simple and convenient as tapping a smart card to a laptop, tablet, smartphone and other NFC-based mobile devices. HID Global's new solution, ActivID Tap Authentication, can benefit users of Office 365 and other cloud-based applications in their daily work.
"Microsoft is excited to be collaborating with HID Global to offer our mutual customers a great new option when accessing Office 365 and other cloud apps and web-based services," said Jen Field, Senior Program Manager with Microsoft. "The combination of HID Global's ActivID Tap Authentication solution and Microsoft's Active Directory Federated Services will help our retail and other customers make it easier for their users to access corporate cloud applications, data and services anywhere, at any time, from the mobile device of their choice, with the same smart card they use to open doors."
To learn more about HID Global and how it delivers security for cloud apps, read the press release.