HID’s IdenTrust Named the World’s Leading Digital Certification Authority for the Second Year in a Row
AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/HIDGlobal?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#HIDGloballt;/agt;–HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity
solutions, today announced that its IdenTrust® business was
named the number one certification authority in the world for
the second year in a row, according to the latest independent
research results from W3Techs, a technology survey company that
consistently tracks the SSL certificate market.
As the market leader for digital certificates, IdenTrust is now used by
31.1% of all websites, more than doubling its user base since 2018.
IdenTrust digital certificates support real-time validation of Internet
traffic on a scalable, software-as-a-service platform. IdenTrust helps
create a trusted environment that secures business-critical and
HID’s IdenTrust digital certificates are widely recognized by government
agencies, global financial institutions and enterprise corporations
around the world. IdenTrust products enable organizations to effectively
manage the risks associated with identity authentication and ensure
trust in the identity of a person or a thing.
“HID’s IdenTrust digital certificates once again prove to be the most
trusted in the world,” said Brad Jarvis, Vice President and Managing
Director, IAM Solutions with HID Global. “Continuing the solid
growth of our IdenTrust user base, HID Global provides digital
certificate services from a secure and scalable platform, as part of the
widest range of authentication solutions in the industry.”
When IdenTrust digital certificates are combined with HID’s identity &
access management platform, the company is able to scale to the
requirements of the industry’s most challenging environments, such as
certificate-based authentication for complex enterprise data protection
and for the protection of billions of connections.
In addition, IdenTrust digital certificates are particularly useful for
surveillance (cameras, video management), transportation infrastructure
(air, cars and trains), healthcare (medical devices) and financial
services (ATMs) end-points. The rapid expansion of the Internet of
Things (IoT) as well as mobile applications is also driving the
increased adoption of digital certificates.
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About HID Global
HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people,
places and things. We make it possible for people to transact
safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity
solutions give people convenient access to physical and
digital places and connect things that
can be identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people
around the world use HID products and services to navigate their
everyday lives, and over 2 billion things are connected through HID
technology. We work with governments, educational institutions,
hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the
most innovative companies on the planet. Headquartered in Austin, Texas,
HID Global has over 3,000 employees worldwide and operates international
offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA
ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com.
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