Retail customers from A&P Tea Company to Zappos.com already leverage
Hitachi ID solutions to address identity and access management
CALGARY, Jan. 5 /CNW/ - With an identity management suite already
deployed to over 10 million users at over 800 organizations worldwide, Hitachi ID Systems has a lot of experience in addressing the compliance, controls and
operational needs of many organizations, in many verticals, including
In the retail segment in particular, Hitachi ID solutions help some of
the world's leading companies address challenges including PCI
compliance and high employee turn-over.
Retailers are required to comply with the Payment Card Industry Data
Security Standard (PCI-DSS) -- a clear and concise set of IT
operational guidelines designed to prevent disclosure of credit card
numbers and transaction records. These requirements include the use of
hard-to-guess passwords, effective controls over access to
administrator accounts and more, assignment of job-appropriate security
entitlements and more, as described in:
* PCI-DSS 1.2
* PCI-DSS Compliance Using the Hitachi ID Management Suite
"Retailers are faced with two core identity-related challenges: They
have to comply with a variety of regulations designed to protect
consumer privacy and they simultaneously have to run very
cost-effective systems," said Gideon Shoham, Hitachi ID Systems CEO.
"We look forward to demonstrating how our solutions can help retailers
meet these objectives at the National Retail Federation's annual
conference and exhibition."
NRF conference attendees are invited to visit Hitachi ID on the
exhibition floor in booth 3211. The show is at the Javits Convention
Center in New York on January 10 and 11, 2011.
About Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of identity management
solutions. Hitachi ID Management Suite has been licensed by hundreds of
mid- to large-sized organizations worldwide. Hitachi ID Systems'
solutions enable organizations to effectively manage every aspect of
the user lifecycle. Hitachi ID Management Suite includes Identity Manager, Password Manager and Privileged Password Manager.
For more information about Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. and its products,
please visit the corporate web site at http://Hitachi-ID.com or call 1-403-233-0740.
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