Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. to match donations

Calgary, Canada - June 2, 2008 - Hitachi ID Systems, Inc., the leading provider in identity management software, is pleased to announce that its employees donated over $2,500 for the Red Cross relief effort in China. These funds were matched dollar for dollar by Hitachi ID Systems and it is anticipated that the Canadian government will match the aggregate total, for a final donation of over $10,000.

"We are very fortunate to have committed, caring employees at Hitachi ID Systems and we are pleased to match their generous contributions," said Gideon Shoham, Hitachi ID Systems CEO.

About Hitachi ID Systems

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, Hitachi ID Password Manager and Hitachi ID 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 or call 1.403.233.0740.

Hitachi ID Systems 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