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December 14, 2012

Good Technology Unveils Good Vault App Incorporating Tactivo

Good Technology (News - Alert), an associate of Precise Biometrics, recently unveiled the Good Vault app, which is compatible with Tactivo Smart Card & Fingerprint Reader for the iPhone (News - Alert) from Precise Biometrics. Good Technology had launched the latest offering at the Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit, scheduled from December 3-5, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Good Vault has improved data security by expanding powerful two-factor verification and Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions or S/MIME e-mail signing and encryption to Good for Enterprise e-mail application. The Good Vault offering, comprising of Tactivo Smart Card & Fingerprint Reader, is a unique offering developed on the recently launched Good Trust mobile identity and access management platform.

Extremely regulated enterprises in the arenas of government, healthcare and financial services can advantageously utilize Good Vault to tackle the rising mobile security attacks in a competent manner. At the same time, enterprises are able to comply with the rules. Tactivo is advantageously utilized by Good Vault for offering powerful verification, while utilizing a smart card for access to Good for Enterprise. Good Vault also guarantees confidentiality and reliability by allowing encryption and signing of mobile e-mail messages.

In a statement, Thomas Marschall, president and CEO, Precise Biometrics, said, “As one of the leading providers of secure email, Good understands the requirements and needs of users, from the technology behind the best solutions to how to make it easy and convenient. Good’s choice of Tactivo for smart card authentication to Good Vault underscores the many possibilities of Tactivo. Its user-centric design combined with its integration capabilities for virtually any iOS app make it the clear choice for industry leaders like Good.”

Tactivo has been incorporated into Good Vault mainly for its smooth design and accessibility. A smart card reader and fingerprint sensor are offered by Tactivo for the iOS devices in an artistic manner, in line with the Apple (News - Alert) designs.

Marschall said, “We are of course very pleased with Good Technology’s choice of Tactivo. Given both companies’ strong presence within U.S. Federal Government markets and focus on healthcare and financial services, we expect to see quick adoption of the combined solution.”

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Edited by Brooke Neuman

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