"In the early days, authentication [was used like] one Digipass for one application. Today, multiple applications have one Digipass, so that you as a consumer only need one for [everything]."
Valcke says that as the market evolves, products will be more user-friendly, and that consumers will be discarding passwords in favor of signing in with Bluetooth or a scan of their fingerprint.
In an interview at the Infosecurity Europe 2014 conference in London, Valcke discusses:
- The evolution of authentication technology;
- Innovative applications in the gaming industry;
Valcke took responsibility for the worldwide sales when Digiline/DIGIPASS was acquired in 1996 by VASCO. In 2000, he became VASCO's executive vice president, sales and marketing. At the end of 2002, Valcke become VASCO's President and COO.