Published: 26 August 2004
Analyst(s): Trent Henry
Enterprises are once again looking to smart cards for combined logical/physical access in corporate "smart badge" projects and for improved identity assurance of users. In this Directory and Security Strategies report, Analyst Trent Henry explains that the complex IT ecosystem for smart cards demands strong lifecycle management capabilities. He describes how vendors are starting to answer the call to integrate cards, PKI, directories, and physical access systems into a usable enterprise solution.
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