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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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Healthcare organization selects BIO-key identity and access management for remote authentication

Nonprofit healthcare organization Partners in Health (PIH) has selected biometrics and access control provider BIO-key’s PortalGuard Identity and Access Management…

Sep 13, 2020

Biometric projects to fight fraud and corruption in Africa need to avoid the same traps

Allegations against Semlex in Africa continue to mount as a new exposé of the Belgian firm’s dealings comes to light, this…

Sep 3, 2020

BIO-key’s biometric authentication deployed by Eastern Florida State College

Eastern Florida State College (EFSC) has chosen BIO-key’s biometrics-enabled PortalGuard IAM system to boost security, authentication and improve portal management,…

Aug 31, 2020

BIO-key biometric authentication streamlines medical device company’s training platform

Global medical device company ICU Medical has expanded the use of BIO-key International’s biometric authentication to streamline the check-in process…

Aug 24, 2020

BIO-key brings PortalGuard veteran in as VP to market integrated biometrics and IAM solution

BIO-key has created the new position Vice President of Product Marketing and appointed IAM industry and PortalGuard veteran Kimberly Johnson…

Aug 19, 2020

BIO-key IAM solution deployed by colleges as Centrify survey shows biometrics needed for remote work

Identity and access management (IAM) technology is taking on new prominence with in-person processes disrupted across virtually every industry, and…

Aug 14, 2020

BIO-key reports strong cash position despite soft earnings, Precise Biometrics earnings surging

BIO-key and Precise Biometrics have reported their results for the second quarter of 2020, and as COVID-19 lockdowns are eased…

Aug 6, 2020

BIO-key provides single sign-on, transaction security and account recovery for credit card processor

Credit card processing company Clearent LLC has selected identity and access management capabilities from biometrics-powered IAM solutions provider BIO-key to secure…

Jul 31, 2020

Durham, NC upgrades security with BIO-key’s PortalGuard IAM

The municipal government of Durham, North Carolina has chosen BIO-key’s PortalGuard Identity and Access Management system to satisfy city IAM requirements…

Jul 28, 2020

BIO-key signs up federal contractor to PortalGuard platform for secure multi-factor authentication

The PistolStar acquisition continues to bring in new deals for BIO-key International, with defense and aerospace contractor Fore Aero selecting…

Jul 24, 2020

Biometrics providers announce stock investments and revenue jumps

BIO-key has closed a $24.8 million public offering, surpassing its stated expectations and reflecting optimism in the company’s biometrics and IAM…

Jul 21, 2020

BIO-key looks to raise $21M in common stock offering, grows IAM business

BIO-key has announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 33,230,000 shares of its common stock. The biometrics and IAM…

Jul 16, 2020

California colleges implement identity and access management from BIO-key

BIO-key’s identity and access management system PortalGuard has been chosen by North Orange County Community College District (NOCCCD) in California…

Jul 14, 2020

University is BIO-key’s first new PistolStar MFA customer amid remote passwordless IAM scramble

Students at Arcadia University in Pennsylvania will use multi-factor authentication (MFA) technology that biometrics provider BIO-key recently acquired for a range…

Jul 2, 2020

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…

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

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