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BioID collaborates with any2any for secure user journey and convenient user experience

any2any: the experience platform and cloud biometrics developer BioID have announced a partnership in which BioID’s face recognition will be used to provide the user experience when using any2any’s “experience platform”. The any2any platform enables customized, secure, branded experiences for applications such as co-working and flexible working environments, events, travel, education and enterprise. Enabling corporates […]

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IDEX expands customer engagements in the biometric smart card market

IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced the sampling of its smart card sensors with several new card integrators in Asia Pacific for access control and government ID applications. “Deployment of biometric authentication solutions for smart cards is accelerating globally, and we are receiving strong interest for our sensors from […]

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Crossmatch, Oxford Computer Group deliver Multi-Factor Authentication to Microsoft Customers

Crossmatch®, a globally-recognized leader in biometric identity management and secure authentication solutions and Oxford Computer Group, today announced a strategic partnership to offer biometric identity solutions to Microsoft customers. Oxford Computer Group will be an authorized reseller offering Crossmatch’s state-of-the-art DigitalPersona® Composite Authentication software and support in addition to single finger readers to its Microsoft customer […]

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Leading insurance provider strengthens User Sign-In with BIO-key Fingerprint Biometric Authentication Solution

BIO-key International, Inc., a provider of biometric software and hardware solutions for strong and convenient user authentication, has announced that a U.S. insurance provider focused on retirement products including annuities and fixed income, with total assets of nearly $250 billion, has selected BIO-key’s EcoID fingerprint readers as an added layer of hardware-based user authentication to […]

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Fingerprints takes next step toward high volume production of its smart card sensors

Biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) is launching a new module design, called the “T-Shape(TM)”. Fingerprints previously announced the launch of its FPC1300 series, a line of ultra-thin fingerprint touch sensors designed specifically to be integrated into smart cards. With the new T-Shape(TM) module design, Fingerprints is taking the next step towards high volume production of […]

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Gemalto is now enabling biometric passports in over 30 different countries

Gemalto has revealed that its advanced epassport technologies are now being used in over 30 different countries. The company credits their success to their outstanding security and the faster, more convenient border crossings they facilitate, the company’s solutions help authorities strengthen homeland protection and improve the traveler experience.   Gemalto’s leading position has been built on […]

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Veridium awarded grant to pilot fingerprint verification and enrollment in developing countries

Veridium, a company working in identity access management solutions using biometrics as the primary authenticator, has been awarded a grant from the Digital Financial Services Innovation Lab, supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to develop and field test biometric authentication technology on unmodified Android smartphones, improving the way populations in developing countries can […]

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Biometrics Institute launches an educational initiative in South Africa

The Biometrics Institute is pleased to announce its first activity in the African region; the running of the popular and well supported “Introduction to Biometrics” Short-course. The course will be held in South Africa on the 30 November – 1 December 2017. “The Biometrics Institute has been set up to educate on the responsible use of biometrics,” explains […]

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