Navigation Links
CSC's Identity Management and Biometric Test Lab Achieves ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation
Date:12/9/2009

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation awarded the International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission (ISO/IEC) 17025:2005 accreditation to the company's Test Lab, which is part of the CSC Identity Labs located in Fairmont, W.Va. The Test Lab is the second biometrics test laboratory in the world to achieve this accomplishment and the only one located in a top secret cleared facility.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090422/CSCLOGO)

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 is an international standard which specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and calibrations. It enables CSC's Test Lab to perform official testing for biometric and identity management technologies. Clients, regulatory authorities and accreditation bodies may now use it to confirm or recognize the competence of CSC's Test Lab.

"This achievement is an endorsement of CSC's expertise and knowledge in the identity management and biometrics fields," said Aaron Fuller, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Enforcement, Security and Intelligence Group. "Our seamless integration of identity systems, policies and procedures provides clients with enhanced security and stronger identity protection while lowering operating costs through the enhancement of existing business processes."

The CSC Identity Labs are centers of activity where expertise and technology combine to develop and test identity management solutions. CSC engineers and subject matter experts specialize in biometrics, cyber security, government regulations and vendor offerings. Their collective knowledge is applied to the latest technologies to provide flexible, workable solutions in identity management, biometrics, physical security, force protection, radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies and human location intelligence for public- and private-sector clients worldwide. For more information, visit csc.com/idlabs

About CSC

CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, VA., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.0 billion for the 12 months ended October 2, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web Site at www.csc.com.

SOURCE CSC


'/>"/>
SOURCE CSC
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology news :

1. Oberthur Technologies: Major Security Certifications for the Identity Product Range
2. ID Analytics Expands Availability of On-Demand Identity Intelligence Solutions for the Government Market
3. UK Identity and Passport Service and IBM Sign 7-year National Biometric Identity Service (NBIS) Contract
4. Analysis of Copernicus putative remains support identity
5. CSC Awarded $570 Million IT Services Contract by UK Identity and Passport Service
6. CSC Awarded $570 Million IT Services Contract by UK Identity and Passport Service
7. A case of mistaken dino-identity
8. Reprogrammable cell type depends on a single gene to keep its identity
9. DigitalPersona Places Identity Protection at Peoples Fingertips
10. L-1 Identity Solutions Selected by the State of New York as the Winning Bidder to Provide Enrollment Services for a Contract Estimated at Up to $250 Million
11. L-1 Identity Solutions Awarded New Massachusetts RMV Drivers License Contract Valued at an Estimated $32 Million
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/23/2017)... , Mar. 23, 2017 Research and ... System Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" ... ... grow at a CAGR of around 8.8% over the next decade ... industry report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts for all the ...
(Date:3/20/2017)... 2017 At this year,s CeBIT Chancellor Dr. ... DERMALOG. The Chancellor came to the DERMALOG stand together with the Japanese ... CeBIT partner country. At the largest German biometrics company the two government ... and iris recognition as well as DERMALOG´s multi-biometrics system.   ... ...
(Date:3/9/2017)... March 9, 2017 4Dx has publicly released ... Imaging Workshop at the University of Pennsylvania. Founder and ... deliver the latest data to world leaders in lung ... together leaders at the forefront of the industry to ... "The quality of the imaging is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... April 20, 2017 , ... USDM Life Sciences , the leading risk ... industries, is pleased to announce Holger Braemer as Vice President of its ... based in Germany. , Braemer is an integral part of USDM’s expansion of ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Parallel6™ , the leader in mClinical™ technologies for improving ... named one of the 2017 Top 10 eClinical Trial Management Solution Providers by ... , “We take pride in honoring Parallel6 as one of the top 10 companies ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... ... ... The Vibrating Orifice Aerosol Generator (VOAG) was developed in ... known diameters for research applications such as for calibrating droplet measuring instruments, for ... , The VOAG requires forcing liquid out of an orifice about half ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... ... April 19, 2017 , ... ... A-1 financing round. This event adds to several other early achievements at ThermaGenix, ... and Scientific Teams. , ThermaGenix will use proceeds from the Series ...
Breaking Biology Technology: