M-Tech's Identity Management Suite is Awarded a Five Star Rating by SC Magazine

Calgary, Alberta, Canada - January 16, 2008 -M-Tech Information Technology, Inc., a leading provider of identity management solutions is pleased to announce that its identity management suite has been awarded a five star rating in SC Magazine's January 2008 issue.

M-Tech's IDM Suite received the highest ratings across all criteria. The Suite's user friendly features, ease of use, high performance, documentation and support were all awarded five out of five stars. The identity management group test concluded the IDM Suite to be a solid, well supported product that is "a better-than-average value for the money because it offers a full identity management suite that is easy to use and simple to deploy."

"We are pleased to be recognized for the high rating given to our IDM suite," said M-Tech CEO Gideon Shoham. "The Suite fulfills identity management needs in a cost-effective and convenient manner, making it a leader in this marketplace".

Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite is a complete enterprise identity management solution enabling organizations to more securely and efficiently manage the user identity lifecycle across all enterprise applications and systems. The Suite has been deployed in over 680 organizations worldwide, where it is used daily by more than seven million users.

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About M-Tech

Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of identity and access management solutions. Hitachi ID software helps almost 1000 organizations with over 12 million combined users meet security, internal control, regulatory compliance, IT cost reduction and user service objectives.

Hitachi ID Identity and Access Management Suite includes Hitachi ID Identity Manager https://Hitachi-ID.com/identity-manager/, Hitachi ID Password Manager https://Hitachi-ID.com/password-manager/ and Hitachi ID Privileged Access Manager https://Hitachi-ID.com/privileged-access-manager/. These products manage identities, entitlements and authentication factors across both on-premises and SaaS applications in the cloud.

Industry analyst Ovum Consulting recently recognized Hitachi ID Systems as an enterprise identity and access management powerhouse, citing the company's robust technology and exemplary customer support. Ovum “believes that Hitachi ID's focus on reducing the administrative and helpdesk burden and the company's focus on bottom-up IAM reflects the way in which organizations operate.”

For more information about Hitachi ID Systems and its products, please visit https://Hitachi-ID.com/ or call 1.403.233.0740.

M-Tech Contact

Dawn Mallyon
VP Marketing
Hitachi ID Systems, Inc.
500, 1401 1st Street S.E
Calgary, AB T2G 2J3
1.403.233.0740 ext. 324