Suprema biometric solutions receives FBI certification

November 6, 2012 - 

Suprema, Inc., a provider of biometrics and identification solutions, announced that the company’s latest fingerprint live scanners tested in full compliance and received certification from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for the agency’s FIPS 201 standards.

The company’s FIPS 201 certified live scanners are its RealScan-G10, RealScan-D, RealScan-G1 models. RealScan-G10 is a ten-print live scanner that captures slaps, two thumbs and single flat/rolled fingerprint images. The device also has FBI IQS Appendix F certification and offers IP54-rated durable structure. RealScan-D is a FBI IQS Appendix F certified portable live scanner which captures dual fingerprint, single flat and rolled fingerprint images.

RealScan-G1 live scanner is the company’s latest addition to its fingerprint live scanner range. Featuring high-precision, durable optical structure, RealScan-G1 captures superb 500dpi image with compact size and IP54-rated dust and waterproof structure.

With this recent addition of FIPS 201 certifications to its live scanners, Suprema now offers full range of FBI IQS Appendix F and FIPS 201 certified fingerprint live scanners capturing palm-prints, slaps, dual fingerprints, single flats and rolled fingerprints.

The FBI’s FIPS 201 certification sets rigorous requirements on the image quality of fingerprint capturing devices for authentication of millions of U.S. government employees and contractors. The standard is also a use requirement in many other countries.

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