Edentify, NJIT Hoping to Break New Ground on ID Theft Measurement
BETHLEHEM, Pa. and NEWARK, N.J.- Edentify Inc., a provider of identity management solutions, and the New Jersey Institute of Technology have joined forces to develop the industry's first standardized tools for objectively measuring identity information. The anticipated results of the research partnership are expected to play a critical role in advancing Edentify's mission to develop and deploy data analysis technology solutions for preventing identity theft and fraud. The goal is to create standards that will provide enhanced security for all areas of identity usage, including national security, banking, retail and healthcare. Edentify is partnering with NJIT through its Capstone Program, in which computer science students integrate real-world experience with academic experience by designing and implementing software products or other computing services for a sponsoring company. Since the program's inception two years ago, NJIT has worked with more than 91 sponsors, including six Fortune 500 companies.