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20148 Hamburg



Website: dermalog.com

DERMALOG Identification Systems, with head offices in Hamburg, is Germany’s pioneer for biometry and the largest German manufacturer of biometric systems and devices.

Founded in 1995, the company provides identification solutions including high-performance Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS), Automated Biometric Identification Systems (ABIS) and the latest generation of fingerprint and document scanners. The product range is complemented by biometric border control systemsbiometric identity cards and passports and biometric voting systems.

DERMALOG technology is currently used in more than 250 large-scale installations around the globe. The company’s products are widely used in banking, public administration and law enforcement, protecting the identities of millions of people in more than 90 countries.

One of the company’s latest innovations is the new generation Self Registration Kiosk developed with experience from more than 15 border control installations deployed worldwide. The solution is designed for a secure, fast and convenient border-crossing experience. It processes travelers most efficiently by performing self-service enrollment and verification of biometric and biographic data. The Self Registration Kiosk captures high-quality facial and fingerprint images, creating the basis for accurate and reliable multi-biometric identity checks. DERMALOG’s built-in liveness detection ensures additional security. (Click here to watch the video.)

DERMALOG Camera Tower CT1 for smart borders makes the complete process of facial image capture more convenient and efficient. The solution captures travelers’ faces for identification and processes all data according to ICAO and EU-EES standards. The camera includes DERMALOG’s face recognition technology, which is known for the highest accuracy and speed, as well as integrated liveness detection to prevent spoof attacks. (Click here to watch the video.)

For more detailed information about our solutions and products, visit the website or write an email to info@dermalog.com.

DERMALOG Biometrics News


Dermalog biometrics improve border security in Thailand

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Nov 14, 2019

Dermalog biometrics catch 88,000 fraudulent votes but no results yet in Afghanistan election

Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission has postponed the announcement of results in the country’s presidential election, Reuters reports, though biometric voter…

Oct 30, 2019

Dermalog addresses discrepancy in Afghanistan biometric vote totals ahead of result announcement

Biometrics were used to register more than 1.9 million votes in Afghanistan’s recent presidential election, according to a letter sent…

Oct 16, 2019

Afghanistan determined to transfer election data from biometric devices to meet results deadline

The troubled tabulation of votes in Afghanistan’s Presidential election is drawing to a close, as the Independent Election Commission works…

Oct 11, 2019

Afghanistan Attorney General probes slow transfer of vote data from biometric devices

The Attorney General of Afghanistan will question the head of IT for the Independent Election Commission (IEC) over the agency’s…

Oct 9, 2019

Data transfer delays from biometric voting devices could push back Afghanistan results announcement

The slow transfer of data from biometric devices to a central server due to lack of internet access is raising…

Sep 30, 2019

Afghanistan biometric voting improved but imperfect

The people of Afghanistan have voted in Presidential elections using biometric voter authentication systems intended to prevent voter fraud and…

Sep 26, 2019

EAB awards three researchers for contributions to fingerprint and facial biometrics

University of Ljubljana researcher Dr. Klemen Grm has won the first EAB Max Snijder Award for his research on processing…

Sep 23, 2019

Afghanistan races to train election employees on biometric devices

Nearly 100,000 contracted employees of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan are in training to use biometric fingerprint scanners…

Sep 20, 2019

ID4D initiatives and TSA trials top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

For the second consecutive week, Nigeria and airport biometrics made headlines on Biometric Update, though for different reasons. Several of…

Sep 16, 2019

Dermalog biometrics revamp systems in Philippines and Thailand

Dermalog has finalized plans to develop digital infrastructure to support biometric identity verification for the Land Transportation Office (LTO) in…

Aug 28, 2019

Afghanistan biometric voter kits need last-minute upgrade as process criticized

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan says it will install new software on the 39,544 biometric devices from Dermalog…

Mar 24, 2019

DERMALOG biometric devices to be used in Afghanistan’s presidential elections

An official of Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) said Friday that the DERMALOG biometric devices used in last October’s parliamentary…

Feb 7, 2019

DERMALOG and IDnow collaborating on mobile digital identity solution

DERMALOG, Germany’s largest biometrics company, announced it is working with IDnow to expand internationally into the growing market for digital…

Oct 8, 2018

DERMALOG biometric devices arrive in Afghanistan ahead of national elections

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan has begun transferring 22,000 biometric capture devices from DERMALOG that arrived in Kabul…

Oct 3, 2018

Biometric device delivery for Afghan elections delayed

An expected shipment of biometric devices supplied by DERMALOG to Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) has been delayed, TOLOnews reports….

Oct 1, 2018

Afghanistan training election officials on biometric system as vote looms

Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) has launched a training program to teach 250 employees how to use its biometric system…

Jul 9, 2018

DERMALOG’s ABIS enables real-time multi-biometrics recognition

German biometrics firm DERMALOG announced its new Automatic Biometric Identification System (ABIS) that compares multiple biometric features simultaneously and sets…

Jun 27, 2018

DERMALOG iris recognition software matches 25 million eyes per second

German biometrics firm DERMALOG announced its iris recognition software matches about 25 million eyes per second. Independent testing, auditing and…

Jun 10, 2018

DERMALOG to demo face, finger and iris-based biometrics solutions at CEBIT 2018

DERMALOG will be showcasing how biometrics can be a straightforward and secure alternative to the password this week at CEBIT…

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