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Techshino optical fingerprint scanner FBI certified

Techshino announced that its optical fingerprint scanner TCO310 has passed the image quality specification test for Personal Identity Verification (PIV)…

 

U.S. government accepting bids for personal ID verification system

The General Services Administration has begun the bidding process on a possible 10-year hybrid contract for managed services to a…

 

Precise Biometrics wins US Department of Defense contract

Precise Biometrics has won a contract from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) within the U.S. Department of Defense to implement…

 

Innovatrics new AFIS solution designed for integrators

Biometrics software developer Innovatrics has released its next generation automated fingerprint identification system (AFIS). In a statement, the company says…

 

id3 fingerprint on-card comparison technology achieves NIST MINEX III compliance

id3 Technologies announced that its fingerprint on-card comparison technology has achieved the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) MINEX…

 

SecuGen to demo new combination contact smartcard and fingerprint reader at RSA

Fingerprint technology firm SecuGen will be demonstrating the Hamster™ Pro Duo/SC, a new combination contact smartcard and fingerprint reader, at…

 

SIA recommends biometrics adoption and federated model for U.S. airport security credentials

Kathleen Carroll, chair of the Security Industry Association’s (SIA) Government Relations Committee made recommendations to Congress last week regarding strengthening…

 

HID Global exec discusses biometrics and smart cards

Following the acquisition of Lumidigm, HID Global strategically integrated the Lumidigm biometrics technology with its Omnikey contactless smart card readers…

 

Federal agencies slow to adopt two factor authentication, says White House annual report

The majority of Federal employees are able to access Federal computer systems with nothing more than a username and password,…

 

Crossmatch handheld device recognized as Biometric Identification Device of 2015 by GSN

Crossmatch announced that its Verifier Sentry handheld device has been awarded the Biometric Identification Device of 2015 by Government Security…

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