|[November 13, 2012]
Trusted Computing Group (TCG) Members Elect Dell and DMI to Security Group's Board of Directors
PORTLAND, Ore. --(Business Wire)--
Trusted Computing Group members have elected representatives from Dell
as contributor advisors to its board of directors for a one-year term
beginning January 1, 2013. The Trusted
Computing Group (TCG), a worldwide open industry standards
organization, creates specifications based on a hardware root of trust
for a variety of devices, applications and services. To date, more than
a billion endpoints are protected with Trusted Computing technologies.
Permanent TCG board members include representatives from Advanced Micro
Devices, Cisco, Fujitsu Ltd., Hewlett-Packard (News - Alert), IBM, Infineon
Technologies AG, Intel Corporation, Juniper Networks, Lenovo Holdings
Ltd., Microsoft and Wave Systems.
TCG Chairman and President Joerg Borchert, vic president, Chip Card &
Security ICs, Infineon Technologies (News - Alert) North America Corporation, said,
"DMI's experience in developing security solutions for government and
commercial use and Dell's leadership in providing enterprise security
bring valuable insights to TCG as we evolve our specifications and
support the growing adoption of Trusted Computing."
In 2012, TCG also has added a number of members to drive development and
adoption of standards-based IT security. These include ARM Ltd.;
Byosoft; China Standard Software Co., Ltd.; Cisco Systems; CMS Products (News - Alert);
General Micro Systems, Inc.; Infort; Jetway Information Security
Industry Co., Ltd.; Nationz Technologies, Inc.; Origin Storage Ltd.;
QuickLogic Corporation; Red Hat, Inc.; SKhynix; Toyota Motor
Corporation; and VIA (News - Alert) Technologies, Inc.
The Trusted Computing Group (TCG) provides open standards that enable a
safer computing environment across platforms and geographies. Benefits
of Trusted Computing include protection of business-critical data and
systems, secure authentication and strong protection of user identities,
and the establishment of strong machine identity and network integrity.
Organizations using built-in, widely available trusted hardware and
applications reduce their total cost of ownership. TCG technologies also
provide regulatory compliance that is based upon trustworthy hardware.
More information and the organization's specifications and work groups
are available at the Trusted Computing Group's website, www.trustedcomputinggroup.org.
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