Carillon-Issued Credentials Support Telos ID Channeling Programs
Vienna and Ashburn, Virginia –June 9, 2015 –Carillon Federal Services Inc. and Telos Identity Management Solutions, LLC, have agreed to collaborate on high assurance interoperable Personal Identity Verification (PIV-I) credentials for use with Telos ID’s TSA Designated Aviation Channeling and FBI channeling programs.
Carillon is licensed by the U.S. Government to issue and manage PIV-I credentials for verifying the identities of non-government employees who have been granted physical or logical access to government facilities or technology infrastructure.
The PIV-I cards issued under the initial agreement will be used by Telos ID staff for authentication into the Telos ID channeling solutions. “We look forward to offering the use of PIV-I credentials to our customers, allowing them an increased level of security and a simplified login process for our channeling solutions,” explained Mark Griffin, president and general manager of Telos ID.
Telos ID is one of three organizations named by the Transportation Security Administration as a Designated Aviation Channeler to submit aviation worker information to TSA to conduct background checks as required for all aviation workers with access to the secure areas of an airport. The company’s aviation channeling solution has earned a reputation for efficiency and quality service.
Telos ID’s FBI-authorized non-criminal fingerprint-based background checking service is known as IDVetting. The service supports state and federal government agencies as well as qualifying commercial organizations.
About Telos ID
Telos Identity Management Solutions, LLC, a TSA-approved Designated Aviation Channeler (DAC), offers a flexible fee structure, exceptional customer service and responsive processing through secure web-based solutions, allowing the aviation industry to more efficiently run their background check and badging operations. Telos ID is among the world’s leading providers of identity protection and management solutions to the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and other agencies in the federal government’s National Security community, as well as commercial enterprises. Telos ID solutions and services offer control of physical access to military bases, office buildings, disaster sites, and other facilities, as well as control of logical access to databases, host systems and other IT resources. Telos Corporation holds a controlling interest in Telos ID. For more information, please visit www.telosid.com.
About Carillon Federal Services
Carillon Federal Services is a member of the Carillon group of companies. We are a consulting services firm specialized in identity and access management, and more specifically in solutions based on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Federated Identity tools. Our main customers are major entities in the aerospace and civil air transport industries, service providers to large government agencies, and public utilities. Our participation has ranged from observation and advising, to full-fledged architectural design and implementation; we have also provided policy conception and writing, training and standards compliance assistance to most of our customers. Carillon strives to help its clients reduce costs and streamline their security and authentication processes by providing digital certificates, Managed PKI solutions, and tools to help with the use of PKI, which conform to industry standards such as those of the ATA Digital Security Working Group (DSWG) and the National Institute of Standards and Technologies’ FIPS-201.