Yankee Supply Company recently completed its selection process of a biometric door access device with time and attendance features. The company chose a solution from Totally Managed Security, Inc., utilizing the TouchStar system from id-Confirm, Inc.
Tom Breen, president of id-Confirm, predicted that, during the next several years, more enterprises like Yankee Supply will be switching to biometric access control solutions because of the superior ROI offered over legacy systems.
Yankee Supply Company—now with locations in ten U.S. cities—specializes in selling used industrial warehousing equipment. Recently, the company came to the conclusion that its existing punch-card system was no longer efficient for managing its growing employee base. So, the company approached Totally Manager Security, seeing a scalable and remotely-manageable platform. It found what it was looking for in id-Confirm’s TouchStar.
“It’s exciting to see Yankee Supply step into the world of biometrics and lead the way for other businesses to do likewise,” Totally Managed Security president Pat Gagne said in a statement. “The smooth transition and acceptance of this new technology by staff and employees shows their willingness to think outside the box.”
Gagne added: “I look forward to the next step of providing biometric access control into sensitive work and inventory areas.”
id-Confirm, Inc. is a publicly traded, Denver-based company that develops biometric identity authentication solutions for enterprises, commercial and industrial concerns, government agencies, and identity management partners.
The company’s end-to-end solution for identity verification that was designed with individual privacy rights in mind. It includes all the hardware, software and communications networks needed for immediate deployment of a complete, mobile biometric system.
Totally Managed Security is a technology integration firm specializing in the creation of value-added solutions to customers of the biometrics industry. The technologies used by TMS, Inc. can be applied to both biometric identification and identity verification systems of many types.
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