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2809, 2020

FBI Certifies SecuGen Hamster Pro 30 and U30 Fingerprint Readers Meet Image Quality Specifications for PIV and FAP 30

September 28th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 28, 2020 — SecuGen, world leader in optical fingerprint technology, is proud to announce that the newly developed and soon to be released Hamster Pro™ 30 fingerprint reader and U30 OEM sensor have been certified by the FBI as meeting the image quality specifications for PIV and Mobile ID FAP 30. The Hamster Pro 30 along with the companion U30 OEM sensor are SecuGen’s newest FBI certified products that meet the FAP 30 specification. They take their place among SecuGen’s

2209, 2020

French Special Gendarmerie Team Deploys Integrated Biometrics’ Fingerprint Scanners for Disaster Identification

September 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Spartanburg, SC – 22 September 2020 — Integrated Biometrics (IB), the world leader in mobile, FBI-certified biometric fingerprint scanners, revealed today that its Watson Mini has been selected by the branch of the French Gendarmerie National responsible for identifying victims of natural disasters, aircraft crashes, traffic accidents, and terrorist attacks. This group, known as the Disaster Victim Identification Squad (DVI), is part of the Institut de Recherche Criminelle de la Gendarmerie Nationale (IRCGN – Criminal Research Institute of the National Gendarmerie) and has conducted more than 80

2209, 2020

EyeLock Releases EyeLock ID® – Simplified Logical Access for On-Premise and Remotely Connected Workers

September 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 -- EyeLock LLC, the leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, announced today the release of its highly anticipated EyeLock ID® logical access system for connected workers. Recognizing that passwords and usernames are things of the past, EyeLock ID combines its myris® iris authentication device and an easy-to-use software application to enable individuals to securely logon to computers, networks, and apps. myris is handheld, USB connected, and the ideal biometric solution to facilitate trouble-free, secure access to networks and corporate applications for

1108, 2020

Fingerprint Cards launches new biometric solution for the PC market

August 11th, 2020|Tags: , , |

August 11, 2020 02:00 ET -- World-leading biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints™) today launches a new solution for the PC market. Following several successful integrations in Chromebooks, biometric authentication is in increased demand as a more convenient and secure authentication method for both consumer and enterprise PCs. Fingerprints’ new solution is tailored for use across a growing number of different form factors and use cases including notebooks, 2-in-1 convertibles, and PC accessories. We expect the first PCs integrating this new offering to be launched

508, 2020

Goodix’s Innovative Fingerprint Solutions Power Up Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Series

August 5th, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 5, 2020 -- Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co. Ltd., an integrated solution provider offering industry-leading software and hardware semiconductor solutions, announced that its innovative fingerprint solutions achieved remarkable design wins on Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ tablets launched today. Soon after its first successful commercialization on Samsung Galaxy series with the launch of A71 5G, Goodix's optical IN-DISPLAY FINGERPRINT SENSORTM further extended its applications on Samsung's flagship tablets and is embedded in the 12.4-inch AMOLED display of Galaxy Tab S7+. Goodix's optical

408, 2020

Integrated Biometrics’ Fingerprint Scanners Help US Customs & Border Protection Catch Fugitive

August 4th, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

Spartanburg, SC, 04 Aug 2020 – Integrated Biometrics (IB), the world leader in mobile, FBI-certified biometric fingerprint scanners, revealed today that the recent arrest by the United States Customs & Border Protection Agency (CBP) of a fugitive sought for statutory rape was made possible due to the agency’s use of IB’s Kojak fingerprint scanner. In the agency’s public announcement regarding the arrest, Gregory Alvarez, Port Director of the Laredo Port of Entry, said, “CBP recognizes the significance of bringing those charged with serious sex

207, 2020

Launch of ID Platform FAP20 and ID Platform FAP30 multi-biometric tablets: COPPERNIC expands its range in the public security and identity sector

July 2nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Aix-en-Provence, 2nd July 2020 – Coppernic, the specialists in solutions for identity registration and authentication on behalf of governments, has now launched two new biometric tablets, expanding its range of products dedicated to this market. One year after the launch of the ID Platform FAP50 during the ID4Africa event in June 2019, Coppernic is today unveiling the ID Platform FAP20 and ID Platform FAP30, highlighting its position as a major player in the sector. The two products provide optimum ease of use, guaranteeing

806, 2020

DASCOM Americas announces New DC-5100 Laminator for Card Printer Line

June 8th, 2020|Tags: , , |

JUNE 8, 2020 -- DASCOM Americas (www.dascomamericas.com), a worldwide leader in printers and equipment for multi-part forms printing, thermal printing, and card identification issuance systems today announced a new industrial laminator for its ID card printer line. The DC-5100 Laminator is designed for fast, efficient performance in the most challenging environments.  The DC-5100 gives users exceptional laminating speeds, throughput, and workload capability for heavy operation in rigorous environments. Offering feature highlights including Direct Thermal Transfer Lamination, standard USB 2.0

904, 2020

Fingerprint Cards launches next-gen T-Shape® (T2) for contactless biometric payment cards – fastest, smallest, most secure and cost-efficient solution on the market

April 9th, 2020|Tags: , , |

4-9-2020 -- World-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints™) has launched the second generation of its T-Shape sensor and software platform for contactless biometric payment cards. The new product solution, part of the FPC1300-series, delivers increased image quality and transaction speed as well as improved power efficiency by combining extensive R&D investment with key learnings from more than 20 market pilots and commercial rollouts. The result is a smaller sensor module with increased performance and power efficiency, enabling the most cost-effective biometric payment cards

2603, 2020

Third generation of desktop laser: The ‘MC-LX’ goes on show at ICMA 2019 EXPO

March 26th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , |

Greenville, USA, 26 March, 2019 – Matica will present the ‘MC-LX’ to delegates at ICMA’s Card Manufacturing & Personalization EXPO 2019 between 31 March to 3 April at the Omni Orlando Resort at Champions Gate in Florida. Matica will be on stand 202. Showcased in public for the first time, Matica will introduce visitors to its new third generation of desktop laser, the ‘MC-LX’, where it will also be live demo’ed. Delegates are encouraged to check out this technology that’s being brought out of in-house R&D

2402, 2020

SecuGen to Showcase the Unity 20 Bluetooth Fingerprint Reader at Connect:ID 2020

February 24th, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 24, 2020 — SecuGen, a world leading optical fingerprint device and technology vendor, is pleased to announce that they will showcase the recently released Unity™ 20 Bluetooth fingerprint reader at the Connect:ID Exhibition in Washington, D.C. from March 11-12, 2020 in booth #542. Based on SecuGen’s groundbreaking Unity architecture, the Unity 20 Bluetooth is the world’s first elegantly designed, low cost, fully programmable Bluetooth fingerprint reader that is compatible with Windows, Android and iOS. This versatile device features SecuGen’s

1102, 2020

Aware’s Knomi® Solution Chosen by Several Leading Latin American Banks for Mobile Biometric Authentication

February 11th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a leading global provider of biometrics software products, solutions and services, today announced that its Knomi® solution has been chosen by several of the leading banks in Latin America to enhance the convenience and identity assurance for their mobile apps for tens of millions of customers.  By incorporating Aware's Knomi biometric authentication into its mobile app and security infrastructure, their customers will be able to login to their mobile banking app using facial recognition with liveness detection instead

702, 2020

BSI Confirms Outstanding Image Quality of the Most Compact Tenprint Scanner

February 7th, 2020|Tags: , , |

Jena, Germany, March 14, 2019 -- JENETRIC was certified by the German Federal Office for Information Security for the LIVETOUCH QUATTRO Compact, the smallest ID Flat and tenprint scanner based on optical TFT technology available on the market. The image quality of the JENETRIC FAP 60 scanner meets the highest requirements for fingerprint image quality for government applications. The German biometric company has been awarded the certificate of the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI). The BSI tested and certified the image quality

602, 2020

STMicroelectronics Unveils Secure Cellular-Connectivity Offering for Industrial IoT and Automotive Applications

February 6th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Geneva, February 6, 2020 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, in collaboration with trusted partners, has created a complete ecosystem for securely connecting Industrial IoT (IIoT) and automotive systems to cellular networks. Offering uncomplicated access to diverse networks and services worldwide, ST’s solution simplifies connectivity for IIoT use cases such as remote condition monitoring and predictive maintenance, as well as connected-driving services such as infotainment, vehicle diagnostics, and emergency assistance. ST provides secure hardware

2801, 2020

Calypso Networks Association (CNA) and the OSPT Alliance Announce Collaboration

January 28th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

28 January 2020 - Calypso Networks Association (CNA) and OSPT Alliance today announce their collaboration to drive the adoption of open standards in transport ticketing. The end goal of the cooperation program is to achieve convergence between their respective open standards – CALYPSO® and CIPURSE™ - simplifying the choice and integration options for public transport operators (PTOs) while bringing time and cost efficiencies to the entire transport ticketing value chain. Recognizing an increasingly aligned value set, agenda and objectives, the associations have joined forces to promote the widespread benefits

2801, 2020

Calypso Networks Association and OSPT Alliance announce collaboration

January 28th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

28 January 2020 – Calypso Networks Association (CNA) and OSPT Alliance today announce their collaboration to drive the adoption of open standards in transport ticketing. The end goal of the cooperation program is to achieve convergence between their respective open standards – CALYPSO® and CIPURSE™ - simplifying the choice and integration options for public transport operators (PTOs) while bringing time and cost efficiencies to the entire transport ticketing value chain. Recognizing an increasingly aligned value set, agenda and objectives, the associations have joined forces

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