Velocity 3.8.5 Software Receives GSA APL FIPS 201-13.02 Approval

March 5, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has approved Identiv’s Velocity 3.8.5 software, Hirsch hardware, and uTrust TS Readers for listing on the GSA Approved Products List (APL) subsequent to a rigorous testing process led by the GSA APL FIPS 201 Evaluation Program. This significant milestone positions Velocity 3.8.5 as a trusted solution for meeting stringent security requirements, ensuring compliance with FIPS 201 and FICAM PACS standards.

With this recognition, our Velocity 3.8.5 software is now officially listed as 13.02 compliant on, underscoring its reliability and adherence to industry standards. This achievement is a testament to our commitment to delivering top-tier solutions that prioritize security and compliance for our valued customers.

What does this mean for end-users?

  • Compliance with FIPS 201: Velocity 3.8.5 ensures that end-users can meet FIPS 201 PACS standards, providing a robust framework for security protocols and access control authentication processes.

  • Compatibility with Mx Series Access Control Hardware and TS Card Readers: Velocity 3.8.5 is fully compatible with Hirsch Mx series access control hardware and TS card readers, offering versatility and flexibility in deployment options.

  • Support for PIV Authentication and Card Authentication: End-users can leverage Velocity 3.8.5 for PIV authentication and card authentication.

This achievement highlights our ongoing commitment to providing federal government solutions that enable agencies to continue meeting their security objectives effectively. We are dedicated to supporting our customers in delivering value-added services and solutions.

For further information or assistance regarding Velocity 3.8.5 and its capabilities, please do not hesitate to reach out to your RSM or