The client will just state a name and address. The system recognises the person, says Stanners. "It is much more personal, more effective, no more remembering your mother's name," he says, as users do away with passwords.
Stanners says Vodafone is also setting the standard with what businesses can do with technology right in its own headquarters that is being built in Christchurch. The project shows the company's commitment to lead in building the new business centre following the earthquake in 2011.
"It will be the most technologically advanced building in New Zealand," says Stanners of the facility that is scheduled to open in early 2016 in Christchurch's Innovation Precinct. The building will be completely wireless, and staff will use their smartphone as security pass.
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