THE POWER OF DATA. SECURED. When the going gets tough, the tough get Datakey. Our rugged, fully engineered products meet the security and data transport requirements for military, government, medical, industrial and commercial applications. For more than 40 years, leading OEMs have counted on Datakey for state-of-the-art memory keys, tokens, plugs and receptacles.

An industry leader since 1976.

Datakey is more than a pioneer in the design and manufacturing of reprogrammable memory products. We continually redefine what is possible with portable memory in extreme environments. Our product line includes multiple form factors, all industry-standard protocols and a comprehensive range of memory capacities. We are a vertically-integrated manufacturer, offering our customers off-the-shelf, fully engineered products, as well as custom engineering capabilities to meet any application.

Our people make the difference.

Our management team includes industry leaders who have far-reaching expertise in all facets M2M and access technologies.

Sherri McDaniel
Sherri McDaniel President, ATEK Access Technologies

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Brad Briggs
Brad Briggs Director of Product Development

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Paul Plitzuweit
Paul Plitzuweit Sr. Product Manager

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Jim Datakey Sales Manager

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Our Team

Every Datakey product is backed by our highly responsive team, which is made of some of the industry’s most experienced
and qualified professionals. Together, we are dedicated to providing a level of service that you simply can’t find anywhere else.

Bob Sr. Electrical Design Engineer
Rita Sr. Customer Care Rep
Dean Doc. Controller/CAD Designer III
Nett Manufacturing Engineering Tech III
Ron Ward
Ron Ward Technical Product Specialist, Datakey
Renee Sr. Graphic Designer
Dwight Production Manager
Lynn Linse
Lynn Linse IoT Senior Design Engineer
Dave Manufacturing Engineering Tech I
Tami Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Beth Accounting Clerk/HR Coordinator
John Sr. Electrical Design Engineer
Joan Accounting Supervisor
Jay Sr. Technical Specialist
Sheila Materials Manager
Lori Elwood
Lori Elwood Customer Care Team Manager
Atticus Manufacturing Engineering Tech III
Kim Financial Analyst
Kurt Manufacturing & Facilities Manager

Looking for access to a dynamic career?

Datakey is part of ATEK Access Technologies. We’re a rapidly growing, privately held company based in Minnesota,
and we’re always looking for talented people to join our team.

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Welcome to the world of
ATEK Access Technologies.

We use the power of technology to deliver access to superior efficiencies and savings, essential data and systems, improved safety and control, and expert solutions and support. ATEK Access Technologies is a company with industry-leading products that include AssetScan, Datakey, Larco, and TankScan.  

ATEK Access Technologies is part of ATEK Companies, which also includes ATEK Metal Technologies.