BIO-key International, a provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions powered by biometrics, today announced that a US Department of Justice division is using BIO-key's PortalGuard IAM solution for secure authentication and access to systems.BIO-key's PortalGuard IAM solution provides strong multi-factor authentication while reducing user frustration and help desk related costs for customers. PortalGuard meets or exceeds the strictest authentication requirements and facilitates IT resource cost reduction goals.”Our team is extremely proud to support this vital national security program,” said Mark Cochran, President of BIO-key – PortalGuard. “The BIO-key team has extensive experience supporting many of our national security and law enforcement agency customers which secure the nation from the many threats they face, both foreign and domestic. PortalGuard enables these government agencies to meet the challenges of an evolving threat landscape while securing their operations in a cost-effective manner.”