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Multicard, an Identive Group company, has announced an integrated smart card solution that allows schools, universities and other educational institutions to verify student identities, track and report attendance, manage access to campus services and validate students’ exam papers. The new student ID solution is based on the latest near field communication (NFC) and MIFARE™ DESFire EV1 contactless card technologies, ensuring the highest level of security and data validation capabilities, as well as significant ease of use for administrators and students alike.

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Identive Group | Press Release | Multicard Provides Integrated Smart Card Solution for Student ID Verification and Administration

  1. 1. /More…Multicard Provides Integrated Smart Card Solution forStudent ID Verification and AdministrationNFC-enabled ID card verifies student identities, tracks and reports attendance,validates exam papers and moreMURARRIE, Queensland, Australia, May 17, 2013 – Multicard, a leading supplier ofcredential solutions, identity management and system integration, and a business unit ofIdentive Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE), (Frankfurt: INV), today announced an integratedsmart card solution that allows schools, universities and other educational institutions toverify student identities, track and report attendance, manage access to campus servicesand validate students’ exam papers. The new student ID solution is based on the latest nearfield communication (NFC) and MIFARE™ DESFire EV1 contactless card technologies,ensuring the highest level of security and data validation capabilities, as well as significantease of use for administrators and students alike.“Our new Student Identification and Tracking Solution enables educational institutions toupgrade their existing identity management systems and benefit from the greater power,security and ease of use of contactless smart cards,” said Ross Head, Managing Director forMulticard Australia. “We have been working with a number of universities that have assistedand guided us through the key issues that affect them most. The result is an integrated,comprehensive solution that encompasses registering students; issuing personalized studentsmart ID cards; verifying those ID cards at the door, at the library and for payment, parkingand events; and validating exam results.”Multicard’s Student ID and Tracking solution allows educational institutions to interface totheir existing student databases, retrieve student data and produce new student IDs basedon secure contactless smart card technology. The new student IDs can be verified andlogged with a quick tap to an NFC-enabled mobile device loaded with Multicard’s mobileapplication – a portable verification station that can be located anywhere on campus, forexample outside an exam room or sporting event. These information logs can be used tocollate data for ongoing education credits, to verify attendance or for other purposes. Toreduce testing fraud, the student ID cards can be visually confirmed and then scanned alongwith NFC tags attached to exam papers to track and validate the authenticity of the exam to
  2. 2. Page 2 of 2the identity of the student. All data captured on the local NFC verification devices can later besecurely transferred to a central web server where Multicard’s management software cangenerate administrative reports. The solution is flexible and educational institutions canselect the features they want initially and add to the system over time.For more information about the new solution, please visit www.multicard.com.au or contactour sales team at sales@multicard.com.au for assistance.About MulticardMulticard, a business unit of Identive Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE), (Frankfurt: INV), is aworldwide supplier of card solutions for secure identification programs, with in-housecapabilities for credential issuance, personalization and fulfillment for the consumer,government, education, healthcare, smart community and corporate markets. Multicardoffers a complete open payment platform, ID systems management and engineering servicesas well as full implementation and program management. Multicard also is a provider ofenrollment, emergency management and accreditation solutions using data captureequipment for ePassport and other government ID and corporate ID applications. Foradditional information, visit www.multicard.com.auIdentive Group, Inc. is a leading provider of products, services and solutions for theidentification, security and RFID industries. For more information, please visitwww.identive-group.com or follow us on Twitter at @IdentiveGroup.Note: Identive, the Identive logo and Multicard are trademarks of Identive Group, Inc,registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. All other company, product or service names maybe trademarks or registered trademarks of others and are the property of their respectiveowners.Contact:Darby Dye, +1 949 553-4251, ddye@identive-group.comAnnika Walther, +49 89 9595-5220, awalther@identive-group.com

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