So the pre-con session is now over. It was very valuable. In the afternoon, there were a series of demos showing different scenarios that might occur during the lifecycle of a smartcard, e.g. unblocking a card, renewing it after it has been used for a year, duplicating a card, etc.
CLM looks like a very good product indeed and one that will really help with some of the issues around day-to-day management of smartcards.
I’ll probably need to wait until Vista comes out, though, because I don’t want our road warriors to become stranded with locked smartcards … that gets solved with Vista and offline unblocking.
Now to find some of the promised snacks before the keynote starts …