Diebold´s North American Electronic Security business, based in Green, Ohio, USA, is the third largest commercial electronic security provider in North America. For more than 70 years, Diebold´s North American Electronic Security business has brought together technology innovations, security expertise and quality services to become a leading provider of comprehensive electronic security solutions and services to business customers. Today the operation delivers a full spectrum of capabilities including design, build, integration, installation, monitoring and service providing compelling value propositions to customers. The monitoring services include intrusion alarms, fire alarms and sprinklers, and monitoring of elevators. Diebold´s North American Electronic Security business has approximately 1,100 employees. The operation includes more than 55,000 monitored customer locations and 200,000 sites serviced. Securitas’ worldwide strategy is to increase security solutions and technology as a part of the offering.
In a statement, Diebold Nixdorf explained that adoption of biometric authentication technologies “continues to rise and drive consumer convenience for simpler, secure authentication,” citing Forrester data indicating that 47 percent of US adults who go online at least once a week find biometric authentication more convenient than password-based authentication. The company also indicated that it’s going to present on the technology at a FIDO Alliance Workshop entitled “Identity is Fundamental: What you Need to Know About Identity & The Future of Money” during Money20/20.