First News Briefs: Urban AG Corp, Roadnet, IBM, Lemko
Urban Ag Corp. announced today that Terra Asset Management, an operating unit of its wholly-owned subsidiary Green Wire Enterprises, Inc., has now be awarded to install 90 microwave sites for the microwave expansion project for a tier one carrier in Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana.
Roadnet Technologies, the Baltimore-based transportation logistics software firm, announced today that the MobileCast Proof-of-Delivery application is now available in Apple's iTunes App Store. The introduction of the proof-of-delivery application for Roadnet customers using Apple products allows the ability to integrate delivery services into a single mobile platform.
IBM scientists have developed a new mobile authentication security technology based on the radio standard known as near-field communication (NFC). The technology provides an extra layer of security when using an NFC-enabled device and a contactless smartcard to conduct mobile transactions, including online banking and digital signatures when accessing a corporate Intranet or private cloud.
Lemko today announced an alliance with Cummings Engineering, creator of SAIFE. Under the terms of the agreement, Lemko will include the SAIFE NSA Suite B FIPS 140-2 validated framework with its patented SwarmNet solution. Focused on fulfilling the needs of government, the company says the combination of the two COTS solutions provides an unprecedented level of security across mobile environments.