Suprema sets up Middle East operations

Suprema continues to expand its global operations with the establishment of Suprema Middle East FZCO. The new operations are located in the Dubai Airport Free Zone. Mohamed El Shenawy has been appointed to lead the regional sales team and focus on the new business development as well as supporting existing business partners in the region. “Suprema Middle East FZCO is committed to help our strategic partners and customers in the Middle East,” explains said SY Lee, Director of Global Business

Suprema wins security award for its biometric access control solutions

Suprema has been recognized in A&S’s 2017 Security 50 rankings for the seventh year in a row. The Security 50 from A&S magazine is an annual ranking of publicly listed physical security manufacturers around the globe solely based on sales revenue. In the 2017 Security 50 rankings, Suprema moved from 31st to 30th with 2016 annual revenue of US$66.2M and is the only dedicated biometrics company among the ‘Access Control Product Group’. Suprema ranked 4th in Access Control rankings after

Suprema showcasing new fingerprint authentication scanner at Trustech

Suprema is showcasing its new fingerprint authentication scanner featuring an ultra-slim sensor and wireless technology this week at Trustech 2017. The new FAP20-compliant BioMini Slim 2S fingerprint scanner features a 1.0GHz CPU, high-speed extraction and matching of fingerprints on the scanner, and now supports true plug-n-play by featuring HID (human interface device) protocol. HID protocol enables users to scan fingers immediately after physical connection of USB plug without any set-up or installation steps. BioMini Slim 2S also provides enhanced versatility

Suprema picks up Detektor Best Product Award

Suprema has been recognized with the ‘Best Product Award’ in the ID & Access Control category at the Detektor International Awards 2017. Best Product Awards were awarded for ID & Access Control, Alarm & Detection, Video Surveillance and IoT Security. The annual Detektor International Awards is an independent program that recognizes manufacturers displaying the innovation and originality in the opinion of Detektor’s international team of jurors. “The world’s fastest facial recognition terminal and the first to support Bluetooth – shows

Suprema releases biometric access controller for centralized systems

Suprema has released CoreStation, a biometrics-based intelligent access controller which provides advantages of biometric-enabled security over centralized access control systems. Designed for mid to enterprise-level systems, CoreStation can accommodate up to 500,000 users with rapid fingerprint matching speed of up to 400,000 matches per second. By providing high-performance, biometric readiness and Ethernet communication, CoreStation provides complete access control functionalities for up to 132 access points along with Suprema’s BioStar 2 security platform. The device also allows centralized biometric template management

BioRugged tablet features Suprema fingerprint module

Suprema revealed that its SFU-S20 fingerprint modules are integrated into the BioRugged LCC, a 5″ mobile Android device from BioRugged. SFU-S20 is an FBI PIV and FAP20 certified USB fingerprint scanner featuring a slim optical sensor with a larger platen and anti-spoofing technology. BioRugged LCC is a rugged biometric tablet for highly mobile environments designed for price sensitive markets. The device features GPS, WIFI, Bluetooth, a 2MP/8MP auto focus front-back camera and a large capacity battery. Suitable for any biometric

Suprema fingerprint solutions integrated in Samsung smartphones, IdentaZone matching system

Suprema announced that its BioSign mobile fingerprint authentication algorithm has been included in Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 and Galaxy A7 (for SK Telecom) smartphone models. Partnering with Taiwan-based sensor provider Egis Technology, Suprema provides its integrated solution to global smartphone manufacturers. Introduced in February at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, BioSign 2.0 features the latest AI technology, supports small fingerprint sensors and delivers robust authentication performance over time and environment. BioSign 2.0 offers flexibility in integration by supporting different shapes

This week in biometrics industry stocks

As the biometric industry continues to grow BiometricUpdate is bringing a new focus to the stories around the stocks in the sector. Check in with this space each week for a rundown of the financial news and interesting ideas from the week that was. This year of 2017 has been a banner one for technology stocks. Nasdaq is still trading near the record high of just a month ago. The so-called FANG stocks (Facebook, Apple, Netflix and Google) have outperformed

M2SYS selects Suprema fingerprint scanner for its cloud-based biometric software solution

Suprema partners can now take advantage of the M2SYS CloudABIS solutions suite to ease development and implementation efforts required for projects that use Suprema biometric hardware. M2SYS’ biometric identification software has over 300 million enrolled users in projects across more than 100 countries. The company’s CloudABIS is a suite of cloud-based biometric software solutions designed to mitigate the challenges and costs related to developing, deploying, and maintaining a biometric software system. CloudABIS can be rapidly integrated into any software to

Suprema features its range of biometric security solutions at Security Twenty 17 North

Suprema is featuring its latest range of biometric security solutions today at Security Twenty 17 North at Harrogate in the UK. The biometrics and security solutions provider will showcase its latest facial recognition access control terminal, FaceStation 2, as well as 2nd generation fingerprint IP readers and security platform. According to a company release, the new FaceStation 2 has been improved by an enhanced algorithm, new optical structure, class leading 1.4GHz quad-core CPU and performs fast face matching of up