One thousand handheld identity devices sold in South Africa
Wednesday, 15 June 2011 13:48
MaxID Pty Ltd wins a 1,000-unit sale of its iDL500 units in South Africa
"MaxID, with its distribution partner, Pinnacle Technology Holdings Ltd Group, is capable of delivering a unique solution to the South Africa market. Our iDL500, which is an incredibly proven device deployed in over a dozen countries, meets the advanced identity needs of the customers on this continent. MaxID devices are well-suited for the critical infrastructure market, the law enforcement market, homeland security and border protection markets. These remain our primary markets we focus on with our solutions. MaxID expects to deliver these devices rapidly over the 90-120 days," said Paul Miot, CEO of MaxID Pty Ltd.
"MaxID has one of the most durable, powerful and reliable handheld mobile devices for field-deployed identity. We believe the MaxID products are extremely well-suited for the markets in Africa, and this award validates that. The partnership between MaxID and Pinnacle continues to strengthen," said Mr. Takalani Tshivhase, Non-Executive Chairman of Pinnacle Africa.
The iDL500 is a multi-modal, rugged mobile computer that offers a complete set of features - including QWERTY keyboard, contact card, contactless card, barcode, optical fingerprint, and optional magnetic swipe and MRZ readers with a digital camera, GPS, and comprehensive communications capabilities such as 3G, GSM and WiFi. The iDL500 is a complete, integrated mobile solution for all field-based identity and fingerprint verification, field enrollment and identity management requirements.