Indala Corp., San Jose, Calif., began production of 22,000 multi-technology smart cards for Microsoft Corp. This was the second of four phases designed to replace older 32KB-chip cards (also Indala) used by all Microsoft employees and contractors. According to Candy Stark, security program manager Microsoft Corp., â€œThe new cards hold a greater amount of memory than the previous cards, and give us the flexibility to support applications such as cashless vending and cafeteria payments.â€
Digital Monitoring Products (DMP), Springfield, Mo., teamed with LRG North to support DMPâ€™s growth efforts in Canada. LRG North covers Canada from coast to coast.
â€œMuch of LRGâ€™s efforts are focused on supporting network technology products, which makes DMP an excellent partner,â€ said Ken Hall, LRG Northâ€™s sales and marketing executive for DMP products. LRG North is associated with LRG International, which represents DMP in Latin America.