Digital ID World Show Floor to Feature Key Players In Digital Identity

FRAMINGHAM, MA – MAY 3, 2006 – Digital ID World, the industry's premier digital identity conference, announced today that Sun Microsystems, Oracle, Computer Associates, Inc., Deloitte & Touche LLP and many other digital identity companies will be sponsors at the upcoming Digital ID World Conference, in it's 5th year, scheduled to take place September 11-13, 2006 at the Santa Clara Marriott, Santa Clara, CA. The Digital ID World Conference will highlight the latest technologies that are used to authenticate, manage, control, integrate, store and analyze identity-associated information.

Amongst those already mentioned, additional companies exhibiting at the conference include MaXware, Inc., Passlogix, Symlabs, ActivIdentity, Courion, Prodigen, LLC, Ping Identity Corporation, and Radiant Logic.

"It's becoming more and more obvious that digital identity is now becoming a major imperative for senior IT Professionals. Issues such as Strong Authentication, Single Sign-on, Provisioning, and Compliance just simply aren't addressed to the level of detail anywhere except for at Digital ID World," said Phil Becker, Editor in Chief and Conference Chair, Digital ID World. "We're more than four months out from the conference and 70% of the exhibit hall floor space is already booked. This reinforces our belief that Digital Identity is the most important priority in corporate IT environments."

Digital ID World provides business executives and IT managers with an exclusive conference opportunity to interact with peers, thought leaders, developers and providers of identity solutions. Above all else, Digital ID World emphasizes real-world deployments presented by the enterprises that are performing them.

Conference sessions will provide up-to-the minute information on areas such as: enterprise identity management, provisioning, strong authentication, federated identity, virtual directories, smart cards, web services security, identity-based network access control, enterprise rights management, trusted computing, and many others.

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Digital ID World is the premier identity industry event. Digital ID World provides business executives and IT managers with an exclusive conference opportunity to interact with thought leaders, developers and providers of identity solutions. With presentations covering deployments, identity-based technologies, standards, business processes, web services security and RFID, Digital ID World offers superior networking, in-depth information, and practical advice.

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