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Establishing a Culture of Security in an Organization

Published in Silicon Republic on October 18, 2019 See published article here. __ Martin Kurpiel is the senior vice-president of Valid, a global technology provider that offers a robust portfolio of payment, mobile, data and identity solutions. Here, he discusses the importance of engendering a culture of security in an organisation in order to successfully safeguard data. Tell Read more

29/10/2019
data
Data Protection
data security
organizational security
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29/10/2019|

Ecological Bank Card

By Javier Cortés Sainz, RENA Banking Sales Director at Valid. There is a growing concern for the environment across multiple industries. Removing PVC from many products we use daily has become a major trend; in fact, governments are putting pressure on companies to replace PVC with 100% biodegradable materials and to reduce their CO2 footprint during the manufacturing Read more

09/10/2019
bank card
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Why Bans on Facial Recognition Could Stifle Tech Innovation

By: Kevin Freiburger, Director of Identity Programs at Valid The idea of facial recognition applications in the public sector was once a seemingly impossible task. Early facial analysis software algorithms didn’t produce accurate or reliable results, systems were disproportionately inaccurate across certain genders and races, and the infrastructure required to power the system required a significant IT effort Read more

08/10/2019
facial recognition
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08/10/2019|

The Secure Side of Innovation

By: Surinder Dhar - Director of Mobile Solutions, Business Development Innovation is the cornerstone of any enterprise that aspires to be a market leader or to maintain their leadership position. Although security is top of mind for most enterprises, it is still not part of their innovation cycle. This is evident in the survey by Bromium (The CISOs Read more

30/09/2019
Architectural Risk Analysis
innovation
product development
security
security by design
Security Training
session fixation attack
threat modeling
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30/09/2019|

Titanium, ESDs and No Annual Fee: How Apple Card’s Limited Rollout Was a Smart Manufacturing Move

By: Suresh Kumar - Director of Payment Technology & Product Management Apple has entered new territory with its first-ever credit card — and the tech giant’s not taking any risks. Before making it available to the masses in August, Apple rolled out the heavy titanium card to only a limited number of targeted users. And from a manufacturing Read more

17/09/2019
Apple Card
consumer experience
credit card
titanium card
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17/09/2019|

Data Attic – discover gold in your data

By: Vikram Shanbhag – Vice President of Data Solutions Picture this moment – It’s around the Thanksgiving holiday, you have taken time off and decide to rummage through your old stuff stored away in the attic.  You come across pictures, old diaries, post-it notes and other scraps of paper – some of them decades old, simply put aside Read more

09/09/2019
CDP
Customer Data Platform
dark data
data
data attic
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09/09/2019|

Facial recognition can protect our kids: here’s how to convince parents

By: Kevin Freiberger, Director of Identity Programs at Valid The New York State Education Department blocked facial recognition software testing in schools merely weeks before it was set to begin. This comes despite reassurances from the Lockport City School District that it would only enter the information of significant threats (like suspended or expelled students and sex offenders) Read more

06/09/2019
biometrics
education
facial recognition
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06/09/2019|

IoT is Rewriting Digital Transformation

By: Surinder Dhar - Director of Mobile Solutions, Business Development IoT and Digital Transformation are two initiatives taking the world by storm and are rapidly taking us towards a more digital future. While we have been heading in this direction since the late 1990s, when they were termed M2M and Computerization respectively, we have now passed the inflation Read more

29/08/2019
Digital Transformation
IoT
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IoT is Driving Advancements in Agriculture

By: Surinder Dhar, Director of Mobile Solutions - Business Development The impressive gains in global food production during so-called "Green Revolution” have subsided over the time and are too small to keep pace with population growth. The world population will reach 9.6 billion by 2050. The challenges of extreme weather conditions, rising climate change, and environmental impact resulting Read more

13/08/2019
agricultural drones
agriculture
agritech
IoT
livestock management
precision farming
smart greenhouses
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13/08/2019|

Post-secondary institutions and the challenge of taking academic records from paper to digital

By Jairo Lima - Commercial Supervisor & Alexandre Okamoto – Digital Manager It’s now the law. Brazilian Decree no. 9,235 and Ordinance 315 require post-secondary institutions to implement a “design for a digital academic archive, using a method that ensures the integrity and authenticity of all information contained in the original documents.” This is a resolution that impacts the Read more

01/08/2019
education
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