Matrix bringing its enterprise grade biometric access control solution to INTERSEC Dubai 2017

Telecom and security solutions manufacturer Matrix is participating in INTERSEC Dubai 2017 later this month. Matrix will be showcasing its video surveillance and people mobility solutions at the event including its range of biometric access control and time and attendance solutions and its advance applications during INTERSEC. In addition, Matrix will launch COSEC DOOR FMX, a high-performance door controller with multispectral fingerprint sensor. The device allows a fingerprint scan of dry, wet, elderly or oily hands. The company will also

Bodet introduces cost effective option of its biometric time and attendance solution

Workforce management firm Bodet has introduced the Kelio Visio X4, a more cost effective option of the Kelio Visio X7 interactive time and attendance terminal. The Kelio Visio X4 terminal has the same design and provides core time and attendance functionality as well as a messaging service and web browsing capability. The terminal is available with a proximity card reader, a fingerprint sensor or both to uniquely identify employees as they clock in or out. The time stamp record is

Donseed biometric time and attendance tablets being used at London skyscraper development

Donseed mobile biometric time and attendance tablets are being used at the development of a 62-storey skyscraper in the City of London. Donseed is best known for its biometrics-based time and attendance solutions and access control solutions for the construction and engineering sectors. The building will become the tallest building in the capital’s financial district at 278 metres tall when completed near Liverpool Street Station and is being developed by AXA Investment Managers Real Assets.

7-Eleven implementing biometrics, CCTV to prevent wages fraud by Australian franchisees

Australia`s Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has signed a agreement with convenience store chain 7-Eleven to use biometric technology and CCTV supervision to prevent worker exploitation by franchisees, according to a report by The ABC. 7-Eleven will integrate and manage biometric time and attendance systems and CCTV at all stores to allow its head office to monitor worker hours and ensure workers are paid correctly. An FWO spokesperson said the proactive compliance deed committed the company to preventing wages fraud and

Bodet introduces employee feedback apps for its time and attendance terminal

Bodet Ltd have introduced software apps for businesses to carry out automated employee surveys and receive staff suggestions directly through Bodet’s Kelio Visio X7 time and attendance terminals. Bodet introduced the Kelio Visio X7 interactive time and attendance system in January of this year. The new staff survey and staff suggestion apps prompts employees to make suggestions as they clock in or out, without having to fill in forms. The engagement is ongoing as it also provides a communication trail

Biosite secures £4 million of growth capital

UK-based Biosite has secured £4 million ($5.9M USD) of growth capital from Mobeus Equity Partners. Biosite offers biometric access control and software-based workforce management solutions to facilitate safe and secure sites for the construction sector. Biosite was founded in 2010 and is led by Managing Director Dr Li Wang and Research Director Dr Greg Reynolds. Its fingerprint algorithm solution works with low grade fingerprints, a feature of the construction industry, to provide access control for workers coming on site. Biosite

Findd introduces biometric time clock application

Utah-based startup Findd has developed a biometric time clock application for companies with mobile and field-based workforces that can be downloaded on any Android or iOS device to instantly turn it into a mobile time clock; for use by an individual on their phone or on a tablet in a team setting. According to a company statement, Findd’s facial recognition time clock is how easy it is to deploy. “With our solution there is no proprietary hardware, so the client

Egypt airports to install biometric access control systems to improve security

Egypt’s Civil Aviation Minister Sherif Fathy announced that “at least two airports” in the country will soon receive Russian inspector-recommended biometrics-based workforce management equipment to improve security, according to a report by Ahram Online. “It should arrive in Egypt mid-November. We will need some time to install it, then we will contact our Russian colleagues and discuss our next steps,” Fathy told Russian media Monday, one year after the Russian A321 plane crash over Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. The crash killed

McDonald’s considering biometric access management to reduce fraud and waste

At SC Congress Chicago last week, Paul Munsen, the global identity and access management platform lead at McDonald’s, said that a biometrics-based access management solution has the potential to reduce fraud and waste. According to a report in SC Magazine, McDonald’s has been experimenting with the idea of using biometrics to manage employee access to corporate systems inside its retail locations. “It’s something we’re definitely looking into,” said Munsen at a panel session. “We have done some experiments with biometrics,

TBS introduces two new solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises

Touchless Biometric Systems (TBS) have introduced two new solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises. The two new packages extend TBS’s biometric access control and time and attendance systems with customized, modular solutions for small enterprises, subsidiaries, medical practices, lawyers, medium-sized enterprises, and any other users that are in need of a compact and user-friendly solutions for efficient and safe access control. The plug & play packages are less complex than the large-scale Unlimited Enterprise Solution package. The Small Enterprise Solution