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ViewDS is the trading name of eNitiatives.com Pty Ltd, the owner of the ViewDS suite of software.

The innovative ViewDS technology was conceived, designed and originally developed at the Telstra Research Laboratories in Melbourne, Australia. Dr Steven Legg, a key contributor to that design and development and is now Chief Architect at eNitiatives.com Pty Ltd.

In 2004, eB2Bcom, an Asia Pacific distributor of identity management solutions, acquired the business from Adacel who had previously licensed the rights from Telstra. eB2Bcom continued to develop and maintain the products and add substantial innovative functionalities, resulting in a name change from View500 to ViewDS. eB2Bcom’s focus remained on the Asia Pacific market

In July 2009, the ownership of the ViewDS IP and associated R&D was spun off from eB2Bcom into eNitiatives.com Pty Ltd, to focus on the international market and to exploit a technology advantage in the rapidly evolving Authorization market (eB2Bcom remains a reseller of ViewDS products in the Asia Pacific region).

With the global focus and first round private equity investment, by working with partners and “OEM” vendors, ViewDS products are now deployed in some 20 countries in North America, Europe, Middle East as well as Asia and Australasia.
 

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Axway Partners with ViewDS
20 July 2014

Axway Partners with ViewDS Identity Solutions to Deliver Maximum Security with Optimized Access Control for Mobile and Cloud Networks Combination Offers Government, Financial Services and Healthcare ...
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ViewDS at the Cloud Identity Summit 2014
12 June 2014

ViewDS CTO Gil Kirkpatrick and VP of Business Development Dave Wilson will be attending the 2014 Cloud Identity Summit being held in Monterey, CA from July 19 to 22. Gil is also speaking at the event....
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ViewDS at EIC 2014
09 May 2014

ViewDS's Gil Kirkpatrick and David Rolls will be attending the European Identity and Cloud Conference 2014 in Munich, Germany from 13 - 16 May. If you want to join Gil and Dave for a beer during the c...
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ViewDS 7.3 Patch 2 Now Available
09 April 2014

This patch fixes a number of issues that have been discovered within the following ViewDS components: ViewDS Directory Server ViewDS Management Agent ViewDS Access Presence ViewDS Access Sentin...
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Securing Layer 7 SOA Gateway with Access Sentinel
26 February 2014

As your authorization requirements mature, you will find yourself moving down the path of externalized authorization management. This new blog post from Andrew Sciberras presents a simple tutorial for...
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