-- Averon, developer of the world's first mobile identity verification standard that is both automatically frictionless and ultra-secure, has been listed as one of five "Companies to Watch" in One World Identity's annual report on the identity and authentication industry. The independent report, titled "The Perimeter is Dead, $148B Physical Access Market to Lead IAM Growth," evaluated solutions for the Physical Identity & Access Management (PIAM) space and took a broad view of the IAM landscape.
"Identity and authentication are two of the most challenging problems in today's digital society. At Averon, we've answered these challenges by offering the highest level of security combined with the most seamless user experience," said Wendell Brown, Averon CEO and co-founder. "Authentication must be effortless to be implemented widely and create the kind of sea change needed for user security now and in the future. We're proud to be highlighted as a 'Company to Watch' while the compelling applications of our technology become increasingly recognized around the world."