NW_20071204_en_VASCO Hosts Banking and Enterprise Security Summit in Tokyo and Mumbai

December 4, 2007

VASCO steps up its sales and marketing efforts in Asia, due to the swiftly growing strategic importance of the Asian market for the company. By organizing summits in the two major business hubs Tokyo and Mumbai, VASCO strengthens his commitment towards the Asian market.

The worldwide banking community has become more and more convinced of the need for VASCO’s Digipass strong authentication in an Internet banking environment. During VASCO’s Banking Summits in Tokyo and Mumbai, long-term VASCO customers and partners showed to new customers and prospects how to successfully launch and manage a strong authentication project.

During the VASCO Enterprise Security Summit in Mumbai, VASCO’s complete product line and strategy will be presented. Attendants are invited to participate in workshops demonstrating the key functions of VACMAN Middleware and in a roundtable discussion addressing their company’s security needs.

"With approximately 950 banks in its customer base, VASCO is clearly the leading vendor of two factor authentication products to the internet banking market," said Jan Valcke, VASCO’s President and COO. "Our longstanding customers know the huge benefits of Digipass for their business. By sharing their experiences with other companies, they enhance the worldwide adoption of Digipass and VACMAN strong authentication solutions."

For interviews with VASCO executives, please send your questions to [email protected] or call +32 2 609 97 40.

VASCO is the number one supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services.
VASCO has established itself as the world’s leading software company specialized in Internet Security, with a customer base of close to 6,000 companies in more than 100 countries, including approximately 950 international financial institutions. VASCO’s prime markets are the financial sector, enterprise security, e-commerce and e-government.

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For more information contact:
Jochem Binst, +32 2 609 97 40, [email protected].