HID Global Delivers Multi-Technology National ID Cards to Saudi Arabia
HID Global, a source for secure identity solutions, recently announced that Saudi Arabia has increased requirements for national ID cards based on the company’s LaserCard OSM (optical security media) technology. The multiple technology smart cards are issued to Saudi citizens for identification, e-government, and regional travel purposes.
“The Saudi Arabia program is a leading example of how a single card that integrates multiple technologies can deliver world-class protection and functionality,” said Uwe Ludwig, LaserCard’s vice president of sales in EMEA. “After six years, we are proud that the program continues to provide security and law enforcement authorities with a key asset in preventing counterfeiting and fraudulent use of vital documents.”
More detailed information on the Saudi Arabia program can be found in the case study “LaserCard Saudi Arabia National ID Card”. Arabic speakers may access all of LaserCard materials at the company’s comprehensive new Arabic website www.lasercard.com.
LaserCard, part of HID Global, is a supplier of secure Government ID solutions that are at the forefront of advanced ID credential design, manufacturing, ID system integration and end-to-end support services. Together with its partners, LaserCard enables government customers to protect their borders, citizens and services, and helps commercial clients safeguard their employees and assets.