|Altech Card Solutions to roll-out new RSA ID smart card
Government has, for a long time, suggested implementing card-style IDs which makes carrying around far easier. The Department of Home Affairs have announced their plan to roll-out new identity documents in South Africa. The new ID will be a smartcard, enabling it to carry vast amounts of information on it the look of the card will be very similar to that of the current driver’s licence.
Altech Card Solutions won the multimillion-rand tender to provide the technology for the smart ID card roll-out.
Willie Oosthuyzen, Chief Strategic and Chief Technology Officer for Altech was on-air to discuss the new and improved South African identity.
Guest: Willie Oosthuyzen
Position: Chief Strategic and Chief Technology Officer
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