HID to Preview Centralized Reader Management Solution, HID Linq™, at Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2023

Demonstrate HID Linq benefits for physical access alongside solutions ranging from HID Mobile Access to cloud-based card personalization

AUSTIN, Texas, September 11, 2023 – HID, the worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced it will preview its new centralized reader management solution, HID Linq™, at GSX 2023. HID Linq is designed to make the configuration and updates of physical access systems simpler, faster and more efficient. 

Managing readers has become more time-consuming than ever, and we are excited to be showcasing our solution at GSX,” said Sanjay Roy, Senior Director for Device Management with HID. “Our initial HID Linq offering is compatible with our entire line of HID Signo™ readers and its capabilities will be extended over time across a wide landscape of devices, connectivity and management software. Our vision is to streamline the secure process of remotely managing access control devices and major credential technologies across the full spectrum of on-prem, cloud and mobile deployments.”

HID will demonstrate how users can simultaneously update multiple HID Signo™ readers connected to a Mercury red board controller via Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) or by using a serial adapter over a USB connection. Even the largest reader fleets can be updated quickly and easily. 

The company will also be demonstrating a variety of solutions that power the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things across multiple vertical market segments at the conference:

  • Mobile Access for new workplace experiences:  Attendees will see HID Origo cloud-based access control enabling Employee Badge in Apple Wallet interactions with standard and BLE/NFC readers and phones. Also featured: multi-technology, mobile-enabled HID Signo readers tailored for kiosks.
  • Government Solutions: HID will demonstrate its pivCLASS and Signo PIV reader products. 
  • Visitor Management Solutions for safer and more secure workplaces: HID will showcase the latest capabilities, including multi-language support and on-screen visitor check-in alerts and front-desk instructions. Attendees can use the solution at the booth to experience its benefits first-hand.
  • Innovations in card personalization: Includes live demonstrations of HID’s secure and scalable, cloud-based HID® FARGO® Connect™ platform that cuts card waste and costs. Also, on display are HID®ELEMENT UV inkjet with exclusive printing technology, and best-in-class HDP6600 re-transfer card printing solution.

WHERE: HID will be at GSX, September 11-13, 2023, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Booth #2209.

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HID 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 billions of 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 has over 4,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com

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