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BIO-key International, Inc. (stock info), a Microsoft Partner, a Microsoft Partner, develops and markets fingerprint biometric identification and identity verification technologies, authentication-transaction security technologies, and related identity access management and credentialing biometric hardware and software solutions. Its solutions enable application developers, value-added resellers, and channel partners to integrate fingerprint biometrics into their applications. Their 25-year track record in delivering transformational enterprise and OEM-embedded biometric security solutions is a testament to an unwavering commitment: to provide strong and multi-factor authentication and identity solutions that streamline the human to digital points of trust.

BIO-key’s products include Vector Segment Technology SDK, a biometric software development kit that provides developers the ability to incorporate its biometric capabilities into their respective product offerings or infrastructure; Intelligent Image Indexing, a biometric identification solution that offers one-to-many and one-to-one user identification; and Biometric Service Provider, which provides support for the BioAPI for a compliant interface to applications using biometrics for verification and identification. Its products also comprise ID Director, a solution for single sign-on (SSO) integration with CA Technologies SiteMinder, Oracle’s Fusion Middleware SSO, IBM Tivoli Access Manager, and other solutions; and WEB-key, an authentication-transaction security technology to conduct identification and identity verification transactions in insecure environments, such as the worldwide Web or off-site cloud environments. Additionally, BIO-key is proud to be Microsoft’s hardware and software partner in creating affordable, high-quality USB fingerprint scanner accessories for Windows Hello and Windows Hello for Business.

The company also sells third-party hardware components. BIO-key International, Inc. markets its products through its direct sales force, as well as through distributors, resellers, integrators, and partner networks to government and corporate customers primarily in North America. It has a strategic partnership with Quantum Business Advisory to bring its software and hardware solutions to enterprises in India. The company was formerly known as SAC Technologies and changed its name to BIO-key International, Inc. in 2002. BIO-key International, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Wall, New Jersey.

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BIO-key closes PistolStar acquisition and Idex Biometrics employees trade salary for stock

BIO-key has closed its acquisition of PistolStar to combine biometrics with large-scale on-premise multi-factor Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) identity and access management (IAM)….

Jun 23, 2020

BIO-key fingerprint biometrics selected to protect election with secure access to U.S. state voter registry

The Election Office of a West Coast State has selected BIO-key to provide the biometric authentication solution to secure access to…

Jun 10, 2020

BIO-key to offer full biometric authentication stack with $2.5M PistolStar acquisition

BIO-key has reached an agreement to acquire enterprise authentication provider PistolStar for $2.5 million in cash, with plans to integrate the…

May 15, 2020

Precise Biometrics and BIO-key report revenue gains ahead as new strategies bear fruit

Precise Biometrics has reported a dramatic improvement in its fiscal results for the first quarter of 2020, compared to the same…

May 7, 2020

Biometrics companies raising money, seeing gains, buying back stock amid market turmoil

With markets in disarray and many business locked down, several publicly-traded biometrics companies have reported decidedly positive financial developments. BIO-key…

Apr 24, 2020

BIO-key granted price requirement extension amid wait for payments from biometrics deals

BIO-key has been granted an extension on its grace period for compliance with The Nasdaq’s $1 Minimum Closing Bid Price…

Apr 10, 2020

Biometrics companies donate, offer services to support COVID-19 relief efforts

BIO-key is donating to the American Red Cross a part of its 2020 earnings from selling its compact biometric fingerprint…

Apr 7, 2020

Biometrics stocks wrap: Ping Identity, Goodix, BIO-key, Zwipe, ImageWare, FPC, OneSpan, Okta

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) from Ping Identity has been launched to the AWS Marketplace, allowing customers to quickly procure and deploy…

Apr 5, 2020

Biometrics and digital ID in Africa this week: BIO-key, Yoti, Simprints, iiDENTIFii and Innovatrics

The coronavirus pandemic is also an opportunity for digital technology, according to the CEO of social enterprise Simprints. Elsewhere, the…

Mar 29, 2020

Biometrics and digital ID in Africa this week: politics, ecommerce, Covid-19 biometric capture bans

Covid-19 continues to impact biometric systems across Africa. After initial reports in previous weeks of systems being suspended to reduce…

Mar 27, 2020

Biometrics discussed for account security, health risk identification and enterprise apps during pandemic

A trio of blog posts have been published by biometrics providers discussing technologies for identifying people and fraud attacks remotely…

Mar 27, 2020

BIO-key to supply biometrics for ecommerce in $45M partnership with Nigerian government agency

BIO-key has partnered with a Nigerian government agency to build secure infrastructure with its biometric software and hardware to facilitate…

Mar 23, 2020

Dubai police expand use of BIO-key fingerprint biometrics to secure network access

The Dubai Police Force (DPF) has expanded its use of biometric hardware and software from BIO-key to secure access to…

Mar 12, 2020

Bio-key tech used to enroll fingerprint biometrics of more than 9M customers of South African bank

South Africa’s Capitec Bank Holding Company has enrolled more than 9 million customers with its in-branch biometric client identification system…

Mar 11, 2020

BIO-key to provide biometric authentication platform to Nigerian telecom in $30M deal

BIO-key has announced its first major contract win in Africa since the launch of its new strategy for the continent,…

Dec 15, 2019

Biometrics and digital ID across Africa this week: biometric influencers in Tanzania, a ‘techno-political nightmare’ in Nigeria

Biometrics and digital ID are becoming firmly embedded in everyday life in many parts of Africa. 150 social media influencers…

Dec 13, 2019

Orange County joins Florida elections boards using BIO-key fingerprint biometric to authenticate staff

The County Supervisor of Elections for Orange County, Florida has selected biometric technology from BIO-key to provide strong security for…

Dec 12, 2019

Local investment and biometric privacy protection key BIO-key Africa strategy, executive says

BIO-key Africa is planning a country by country strategy, and anticipates adding two dedicated business development resources to cover its…

Dec 5, 2019

Biometrics stocks update: Zwipe subscription details, weak OneConnect IPO and De La Rue warning

Zwipe has announced the approval of a previously announced preferential rights issue of up to NOK 74.5 million (roughly US$8.16…

Nov 19, 2019

BIO-key launches Africa subsidiary to address growing demand for biometric security

BIO-key has launched a subsidiary in Africa to pursue the large, high-growth opportunity to provide biometric security products across the…

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BIO-key’s compact EcoID and SideTouch fingerprint readers enable biometrics for Windows

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