CALMS® Technologies Partners with Identity Solutions Leader, HID Global®, to Fuel Geographic Expansion

| POST BY : ADMIN | ON : 13 JANUARY 2022

Dubai, 13 January 2022 – CALMS Technologies, a smart card and ID solution provider and HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enter a strategic partnership aimed at further expansion of their footprints in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The MOU exchange was witnessed by YB Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima TPr. Haji Annuar bin Musa, Minister of Communications and Multimedia, during the Digital Economy Week networking dinner on 12 January organized by the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC®) in conjunction with the Expo 2020 Dubai.

Solutions from CALMS Technologies and HID Global are commercially available in most ASEAN markets. Such solutions use proven technologies and clientele that help transform various industries through the collaborated service.

The collaboration between CALMS Technologies and HID Global will allow new and existing combined expertise to approach multiple industries in the automation, contactless and digital environments within the UAE market. The partnership will enable both companies to continue commercial expansion and to provide more resilient technologies in credentials, smart card, and ID issuance, all of which will help customers improve safety and security.

“We have been working together for numerous clients across ASEAN and we see this as a strategic partnership in exploring the UAE market. We believe the rapid expansion and readiness of the UAE market for automation and digital innovation will become technology objectives for us”, said Koh Lee Ching, Chief Executive Officer of CALMS Technologies.

“HID has been partnering with CALMS Technologies as our strategic solutions partner since 2008. CALMS Technologies has been very progressive in developing and integrating their system together with HID solutions for applications such as cashless payments, time attendance, facility booking, visitor management, access control and bus tracking. This MOU will further strengthen our partnership globally”, said Kratika Sangal, Director of Marketing Communications and Channel Marketing, Secure Issuance, HID Global.

“MDEC is proud to witness and facilitate the exchange of a Memorandum of Understanding between CALMS Technologies, an innovative Malaysian-based technology company, with a global market leader, HID Global, to expand their footprints globally.

“This is evidence that we are on the right track in elevating our tech ecosystem upwards. MDEC will continue to facilitate and catalyse more opportunities in ensuring more global champions to emerge from Malaysia,” said Mahadhir Aziz, CEO, MDEC.