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October 21, 2014

GCKey service exceeds 5.3 Million users

GCKey provides individuals and businesses with electronic credentials for securely interacting with Government of Canada online services.

Ottawa, October 21, 2014 - 2Keys Corporation is pleased to announce that there are now over 5.3 million registered active users of the GCKey service.

2Keys provides the Government of Canada Branded Credential Service known as GCKey.

The GCKey service provides its users with electronic credentials for securely interacting with 25 Government Departments offering online services to Canadian citizens, individuals and businesses.

GCKey was launched in September of 2012 and has seen a steady growth, with now over 5.3 million credentials in use.

“We are pleased to provide the GCKey service on behalf of the Government of Canada and contribute to the collective success of enabling federated online credentials and identity solutions.” said Rob Pierce, President of Public Sector Services and Co-Founder, 2Keys.

To learn more about the GCKey service, please visit

2Keys is also pleased to announce that Jeff Lewis, P. Eng., CISM, CISSP has been appointed Manager of 2Keys Security Operations Centre. Jeff recently joined the 2Keys team from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority where he served as the IT Security Team Leader. 

About 2Keys
Founded in 1998 and based in Ottawa and Toronto, Canada, 2Keys is a private employee owned company. 2Keys is a national leader in enabling secure digital experiences for Canadian governments, financial institutions and commercial clients. 2Keys designs, deploys and operates Digital Identity Platforms and Cyber Security Platforms through Managed Service and Professional Service engagements. 2Keys engagements focus on integrity, confidentiality, privacy and availability as the best way to protect and enhance digital business value for our clients.

For further information or contact: Bill Dunnion Director Security Solutions


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