accells Wins Top 50 Innovator Award at Venture Summit West with Mobile ID for Smart Authentication
accells was selected as the best presentation among the 50 Top Technology Innovators at the Venture Summit West – for taking a disruptive approach for two-factor authentication of mobile transactions.
Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) February 20, 2013
accells technologies, a leading cybersecurity innovator of Mobile ID and Smart Authentication services, won the Top Innovator Award in the Technology Section at the Venture Summit West 2013 in Mountain View, CA on February 13, 2013. accells was singled out as the best presentation among the 50 Top Technology Innovators in its section.
The Venture Summit West is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers.
accells stands alone in providing comprehensive mobile transaction security. accells moves authentication beyond passwords, enables smarter, more adaptive security than tokens, and enables broader use than just protecting access. Via one secure mobile app, accells enables people to use their smartphone as a mobile ID for smart authentication to any cloud, web, VPN, or mobile service in any context - online, mobile, call center, or at the POS.
“We are honored by this recognition in the investor community“, said accells CEO Eckhard Ortwein. “The shelf life of existing authentication methods has expired, and investors appreciate our new, disruptive and patented authentication solution.”
For businesses, accells provides multi-factor authentication via a smartphone for a portfolio of pre-integrated cloud-services and VPNs.
accells goes to market with B2B service providers in the identity, mobile device management and infrastructure space as well as with B2C service providers in banking, payments, gaming and telco industries.
accells' core intellectual property securing mobile transactions and data-access is already patented in the USA, with multiple additional patents pending.
accells technologies is a leading cybersecurity innovator of mobile ID and smart authentication services, addressing the lack of security inherent in user-managed passwords and the significant limitations of token/one-time-password based solutions.
Via one secure mobile app, accells enables people to use their smartphone as a mobile ID for smart identification and access to any cloud, web, VPN, social media or mobile service in any context - online, mobile, call center, or at the POS.
accells delivers a usability that people love, smart adaptive authentication, low total cost of ownership, applicability beyond securing access, and seamless protection of mobile transactions against phishing and trojans. accells secures remote access, cloud service access and single sign-on use cases against cyber threats. Beyond access, accells enables easy identification, transaction verification, smart SSO, approval and secure sharing workflows as well as secure data capture and feedback.
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