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U.S. agencies working on standard for seamless communication between biometric databases

The U.S. Defense Department, the FBI, and the Department of Homeland Security are planning to establish a new standard in…

 

The CAC will continue as DOD’s principle authenticator for the foreseeable future

The Pentagon’s common access card (CAC) certainly doesn’t seem to be going away, despite widespread speculation otherwise, according DOD Chief…

 

U.S. Department of Defense will invest up to $2 billion in AI research

The U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will invest up to $2 billion in artificial intelligence…

 

Samsung smartphones approved for use by U.S. Defense Department

Smartphones from Samsung have been added to the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) Approved Products List (APL), after completing the…

 

Pentagon to trial behavioral identifiers on smartphones as Common Access Card replacement

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is funding a project to develop an identity verification method based on the capture…

 

U.S. DoD’s new Biometric System Integration Laboratory developing numerous new capabilities

A new biometric collection system for the U.S. Department of Defense called Next Generation Biometric Collection is currently in the…

 

Crossmatch receives ESGR Above and Beyond Award from U.S. Department of Defense

Crossmatch has received the U.S. Department of Defense Employer Support for the Guard and Reserves (ESGR) Above and Beyond Award,…

 

Federal News Radio explores U.S. Department of Defense 30-year roadmap for biometrics

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has a 30-year roadmap for biometric technology and its potential uses, and it includes…

 

DoD to make greater use of biometrics for access control

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is expected to receive direction in January for its plan to replace the Common…

 

New biometric system boosts Marines data sharing capabilities

A new biometric system deployed by the Marine Corps System Command has led to a 154 percent increase in biometric…

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