India’s effort to issue a unique identification number to all residents launches nationwide this week. Daon’s software was selected in July for use in the project. Detailed in the Wall Street Journal on September 29 the program will eventually encompass 1.2 billion people and the UID will become the single source of identity verification throughout the country.
Reston, Virginia, August 31, 2010 – Daon, the award-winning global provider of identity assurance software and services announced today that Mr. Jim Williams has been named as Senior Vice President of Global Professional Services effective September 1. In addition, Mr. Williams will also serve on the Boards of Directors for Daon and Daon Trusted Identity Services, a joint venture with the American Association of Airport Executives.
Sunnyvale/Noida, India – August 12, 2010 – HCL Technologies Ltd. (HCL), a leading global IT services provider, today announced a strategic partnership with Daon, a leading provider of biometric identity assurance software, to help aviation, transportation, government and public sector clients solve their identity program challenges through innovative biometric technology solutions.