Schlage announces technology integration with Gemalto

Access control products manufacturer Schlage, a subsidiary of Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies, announced this week that it is partnering with digital security solutions provider Gemalto to offer an advanced identification solution.

According to a statement issued by the company, the partnership between the companies will allow Schlage to offer its customers a converged access badge that utilizes both contactless access and secure contact technology. In addition, the company added that the integration between these technologies will allow users to migrate away from legacy access control technologies to more advanced and open solutions.

"This partnership with Gemalto assures that Schlage customers can take advantage of Gemalto’s advanced line of technologies," said John Menzel, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies' director of business development. "Our customers now have access to converged access solutions that will provide them with open, secure physical and logical access control solutions."

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