WidePoint Partners with HP Inc. to Provide Secure Digital Identity Assurance on HPI’s Full Mobility Lineup
McLean, VA, April 12, 2016 – WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY) a leading provider of Managed Mobility Services (MMS) specializing in Cybersecurity and Telecommunications Lifecycle Management (TLM) solutions, has entered into an agreement with HP Inc. (HPI) (NYSE:HPQ) as an HPI Mobility Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Partner. Under this agreement, WidePoint and HPI will promote solutions that incorporate the WidePoint Certificate-on-Device™ secured environment solution set on the full lineup of HPI mobility products, including the recently announced HP Elite x3.
HPI’s ISV program is designed for partners like WidePoint to develop market-leading solutions to run on key HPI technologies and platforms. WidePoint Certificate-on-Device digital certificates and validation services provide multi-factor authentication capabilities, giving customers the ability to “Go Anywhere, Stay Connected, and Be Productive—Securely,” and it is a natural complement to HPI’s vision of “creating technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere.”
WidePoint is HPI’s first identity assurance ISV partner, selected because Certificate-on-Device delivers a high level of identity assurance for both mobile devices and their users on an organization’s network. The integration with HPI products ensures that only authorized and protected devices can access enterprise resources hosted in any private or public cloud environment. Verticals with specific regulatory compliance needs in the commercial marketplace, such as healthcare, financial services, and education, are of particular interest to HPI.
“The ability to integrate WidePoint’s Certificate-on-Device credentials with HPI’s full mobility offerings including the recently announced Elite x3, significantly expands our next-generation mobile-focused identity management market strategy, and adds another world class organization to our growing list of Certificate-on-Device partnership affiliations that will accelerate penetration of our target markets,” said Steve L. Komar, chief executive officer & chairman of WidePoint Corporation.
WidePoint offers a standardized, high-grade credentialing service that is expected to provide a significant revenue opportunity for the Company across a growing number of market verticals. It includes WidePoint Certificate-on-Device™ digital identity and managed validation services, which provides higher assurance security for mobile devices.
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WidePoint (NYSE Mkt: WYY) is a leading provider of secure, cloud-delivered, enterprise-wide information technology-based solutions that can enable enterprises and agencies to deploy fully compliant IT services in accordance with government-mandated regulations and advanced system requirements. WidePoint has several major government and commercial contracts. For more information, visit www.widepoint.com.