User authentication


Saves space on the desk and connections on the PC with just one USB port: the CHERRY KC 1000 SC-Z security keyboard with integrated Class 2 reader. Developed and produced in Europe under BSI-certified conditions. The integrated smart card terminal satisfies all the requirements relating to electronic signatures, authentication, data encryption and access authorization. Together with the relevant applications, this corded security keyboard is effectively the reliable doorman in the workplace - certified, intelligent and uncompromising. It provides the necessary long-term security - and without access rights you can´t get in...

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The integrated FingerTip sensor means the CHERRY MC 4900 wired mouse stands for easy logon. Fast and secure user authentication by means of your own fingerprint.

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MultiBoard MX V2 G80-7040

Why not determine the rules on your compact keyboard yourself and decide just how much independence and comfort you want! Our V2-USB keyboard models are completely programmable. The MX V2 G80-7040 can be used with standard magnetic and chipcard readers as required. This multi-talented device is a must-have for all data transfer applications - despite the amazingly compact design.

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MultiBoard MX V2 G80-8040

Why not determine the rules on your keyboard yourself and decide just how much independence and comfort you want! Our V2-USB keyboard models are completely programmable. The MX V2 G80-8040 can be used with standard magnetic and chipcard readers as required. Slightly larger than its sister model 7040, the 8040 offers added comfort throughout the range of functions.

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CHERRY TC 1300 - the reliable solution for bidirectional communication with contact and contactless chip cards. Design: intelligent. Operation: with one hand. Workmanship: high-quality.

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CHERRY TC 1200 - the reliable solution for bidirectional communication with contactless chip cards. Design: intelligent. Operation: with one hand. Workmanship: high-quality.

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CHERRY TC 1100 - the reliable solution for bidirectional communication with contact chip cards. Design: intelligent. Operation: with one hand. Workmanship: high-quality.

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Lasting reliability. Timeless elegance. Intelligent concept. CHERRY KC 1000 SC combines the benefits of a classic CHERRY office keyboard with the security-related requirements of a security keyboard.

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SmartTerminal ST-2000U

Everything a smartcard reader needs. The reliable PIN entry through the class 2 reader and the EMV certification make this ergonomic input device a product you can count on. This multi-talented device also impresses with its pleasant pressure point and feel. A must-have on every desk for applications requiring state-of-the-art security. Major benefit: the ST-2000U fulfils the requirements of the law governing electronic signatures (SigG) and the regulation on electronic signatures (SigV), giving electronic signatures a new standard of security.

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SmartTerminal ST-1044U

It can cope with anything. A stable device which can be operated with one hand for reading and writing on chip cards. Whether for access monitoring, network logon or chip card-based internet transactions - the smartcard reader with USB connection is the perfect solution.

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SmartReader SR-4044

Mobile but safe? No problem with the SmartReader SR-4044. The light-weight device deals easily with all issues surrounding mobile security such as access control, data encryption, network security (Wireless LAN), as well as financial and administration transactions (e-banking, e-government).

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SmartReader SR-5044

ExpressCards offer even more speed and performance than the PC card. With its diverse range of application possibilities, the ExpressCard smartcard reader adds a new level of performance to your notebook or PC. From mobile security through to multimedia applications.

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FingerTIP ID Mouse M-4230

Crossmatch´s fingerprint sensor protects from unauthorized access with the patented, three-dimensional "active capacitance sensing technology". In addition to biometry, the mouse also offers an ergonomic design: gripping recesses on the sides provide a pleasant feel and make it easier to guide the mouse.

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Atos SE

Atos SE (Societas europaea) is an international IT services company with annual 2012 revenue of 8.8 billion euros with 77,000 employees in 47 countries.  The company's global client base receives the benefits of a comprehensive portfolio which spans three areas of expertise: consulting and technology services, system integration and managed services and BPO and transaction-based, high-tech services via Wordline. With its extensive technological expertise and in-depth industry knowledge, the company supports customers in the following fields: Manufacturing, Retail, Services; Public Administration, Health and Transport, Banking and Insurance; Telecoms, Media and Utilities.
The company's primary focus is on business technology. This approach is a combination of corporate strategy, information technology and processes. Clients are given the necessary support to allow them to achieve sustainable business growth along with future-oriented business development. Atos is the global IT partner of the Olympic Games and is listed on the Paris stock exchange as part of NYSE Euronext. It trades under the names Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.

bplan solutions GmbH & Co.KG

The bplan solutions GmbH & Co. KG deals mainly with the topics of software development, consulting and service.
In addition to the traditional product development the focus is on individual development and product refinement.
Consulting mainly concerns the sectors database, web, password management, strong authentication and identity management.
Service includes the sectors of maintenance, support and operation of bplan’s own products as well as for all products in their portfolio and advised by the consulting services.


As a biometrics specialist, Bromba provides consulting services as well as software and hardware components for industrial, trading, and public customers. Based on patented algorithms, Bromba develops and offers fingerprint technology with outstanding performance, especially suited to the challenges of low-cost fingerprint sensors. There is a close cooperation with Cherry in the area of development and software support for biometric devices.

Charismathics GmbH

charismathics has been pioneering the global identity management arena since 2005 and is offering security products and services for a variety of industries ranging from corporate to finance, from e-government to health services, from e-education to telecommunications.
When it comes to PKI security, no matter what the form factor you’re looking for is, charismathics fits in the game with solutions addressing traditional smart cards, convenient USB keys, handy soft tokens or even cutting edge mobile applications.
With iEnigma®, the company re-invented the smart card, and decade-old visions of designing screens and keyboards onto smart cards have finally become reality. Only one set of credentials serves all needs for a digital identity, whether in the office or on the road. The user is in full control and able to manage them himself directly from the phone.
The charismathics Smart Security Interface CSSI© is a comprehensive and agnostic PKI client framework. Extremely versatile, it supports all computer platforms, myriads of smart card operating systems and token profiles, various technologies (including Trusted Platform Modules, RFID tokens, GSM SIM modules) and third party applications. Unparalleled flexibility translates into tremendous independence for enterprises from hardware lifecycles and proprietary software schemes, empowering them to combine different vendors of Token Management Systems and hardware simultaneously, thus dramatically reducing their financial investment in PKI infrastructures.


cryptovision is a leading supplier of innovative IT cryptographic security solutions. Based on its 10 year market experience and broad background in modern cryptographic techniques, such as Elliptic Curve Cryptography, all cryptovision products provide the most state-of-the-art and future-proof technologies. The company specializes in lean add-on components which can be integrated into nearly any IT system to gain more security in a both convenient and cost-effective way. From small devices like citizen eID cards, all the way to large scale IT infrastructures, more than 30 million people worldwide make use of cryptovision products every day in such diverse sectors as defense, automotive, financial, government, retails and industry.


Evidian, the Identity and Access Management (IAM) software suite, is part of Bull Atos Technologies. Bull is the Atos brand for its technology products and software. Evidian IAM is the European leader in identity and access management with a presence which is growing rapidly beyond Europe, particularly in Japan and the US. More than 5,000,000 users in more than 900 organizations throughout the world connect to their companies every day and manage their access rights with Evidian identity and access management solutions.


IDpendant is an expert for IT security solutions, USB tokens, and chip cards. Headquartered in Unterschleissheim near Munich, the company is independent of all manufacturers and offers a wide range of services, including authentication technology, IT security products, Card Management Systems, and solutions for Identity & Access Management (IAM). IDpendant works closely with its clients to adapt its security solutions to the clients' needs: customized project planning, project implementation, and support are available. IDpendant is a one-stop source, employing the most effective technology for any given needs and offering excellent value for money. The company cooperates closely with the world's very best suppliers. Standard interfaces ensure seamless integration into exiting systems. IDpendant is part of the Swiss Trüb Group – a multinational expert for debit, credit, identity, and loyalty cards.


intarsys is one of the leading manufacturers in the electronic signature and PDF/A sector. intarsys also produces software certified according to common criteria for individual, batch and mass signatures, as well as for multiple signatures in complex business processes. Using the product Sign Live! CC, qualified electronic signatures can be created on the basis of smart cards and Cherry card readers. This allows you to endorse your documents with legally-binding signatures. From workplace use for signing individual documents electronically, to high-capacity mass signature on signature servers, the Sign Live! product range provides a suitable solution for every application scenario. All signature products are enhanced by an option allowing documents to be converted into PDF/A before signing them, which is the only ISO document standard for long-term archiving. This combination provides the highest level of security and long-term stability.

iSM Secu-SyS AG

The iSM Secu-SyS AG has over twelve years' experience as a successful solution developer and provider for large and medium-sized companies in the Identity & Provisioning Management and Single Sign-On (SSO) sector. Our extensive experience working on challenging projects, the competent expertise our employees specialise in, and our unwavering customer focus have converged to produce our bi-Cube® product range. Our bi-Cube® solutions feature a standardised design and extensive range of functions, enabling a simple and flexible integration into existing customer system environments. In addition to the standard SSO functions, the Single Sign-On Software bi-Cube® SSO also enables authentication and identification via fingerprint or memory/SFID cards - even in a terminal server environment. The biometric components can be employed for the system log on (in combination with GINA), as well as for protecting individual (e.g. security-related) applications. The extensive experience gained during customer projects makes us a competent partner for intelligent solutions.


realtime AG, an established and customer-oriented SAP consultation and software company with branches in Langenfeld, Dresden, Hamburg, Constance and the United States has been on the road to success since 1986. As a special expertise partner to SAP, realtime advises brand-name companies operating in the consumer goods industry, pharmaceutical and chemical trades, and automotive sectors. As a service provider, they also support their customers in structuring and optimising company and business processes.
realtime provides GRC/SOX-compatible authorisation and security solutions for managing critical processes in SAP. Using the tried-and-tested role administration and analysis tool apm atlantis, companies can implement their SAP authorisation concept conveniently and cost-effectively. To protect the SAP system from unauthorised access, the biometric security solution bioLock secures access and functions by fingerprint. bioLock documents each and every access, and ensures that functions are only performed by a person who is registered in the SAP system and authorised to carry it out.

Safe as a safe: Swiss police strengthens security measures for data protection

The canton of Aargau relies on the SafeNet multi-function card and Cherry GmbH card readers to protect personal data.

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German Golf Association (DGV) trusts specialised Cherry keyboards for reading DGV membership cards

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User authentication

You decide who enters and leaves your network Protect your sensitive data and applications with clever systems for user authentication.


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