EIDAuthenticate is described as 'software tool used to perform smart card logon on a standalone computer not joined to an active directory domain. The software was designed to support most smart cards and to be compatible with existing smart card components'. There are three alternatives to EIDAuthenticate for Windows. The best alternative is VSUsbLogon, which is free. Other great apps like EIDAuthenticate are NFC Connector Light (Free Personal) and ISLOG Logon (Free Personal).
VSUsbLogon allows to login Windows in a secure way via USB device, replacing the password based Windows login. You don’t need to remember and type your Windows password (but your system is still password protected).
NFC CSP is a software used to emulate the cryptographic functions of smart card using a NFC tag connected to a PCSC reader. It has been designed allow a quick and secure login, independently of the password, like in a hospital.