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Precise Biometrics delivering Tactivo units to partners

Thursby Software Systems and an additional recognized partner have together placed orders for over 1,000 Tactivo units from Precise Biometrics…

 

id3 fingerprint algorithms rank high in NIST tests

id3 Technologies has been ranked number two and three in the MINEX Ongoing tests, a performance demonstrating the high performance…

 

NYPD using MorphoTrak biometrics data system

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is currently using MorphoBIS, a next generation automated biometric information system from Morpho…

 

India introducing fingerprint scanners in police vehicles

Specialized police vehicles that contain mobile fingerprint scanners were launched in Panchkula, India last Tuesday. The mobile fingerprint scanners are…

 

U.S. needs to change law to use Rapid DNA technology

An official at the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has acknowledged that a change to the DNA Identification Act of…

 

European visa applicants from UAE subject to biometric scans

As part of the Visa Information System that was introduced by the European Commission, all diplomatic missions from Schengen zone…

 

Romanian Police fingerprint database crashes due to poor maintenance

The fingerprint recognition software system utilized by the Romanian Police experienced a major systems failure last June due to poor…

 

Novetta Solutions buys International Biometric Group (IBG)

Novetta Solutions, LLC, a portfolio company of Arlington Capital Partners, today announced the acquisition of International Biometric Group, LLC (IBG)….

 

Costain works with HRS on London Bridge Station security

Costain Group, one of United Kingdom’s leading providers of engineering solutions, has recently chosen biometrics solution provider Human Recognition Systems…

 

Cross Match demonstrates Web-based biometrics tool

Cross Match Technologies demonstrated its WEBS product offering for BiometricUpdate.com at the 2012 Biometric Consortium Conference & Biometric Technology Expo…

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