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HID Global

HID Global

Website: hidglobal.com

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity solutions give people convenient and secure access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people around the world use HID products and services to navigate their everyday lives, and billions of things are connected through HID technology. We work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, retailers, transportation, industrial businesses and some of the most innovative companies on the planet.

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 4,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit www.hidglobal.com.

HID Global Biometrics News


Don’t confuse multispectral imaging with consumer-grade biometrics: HID Global white paper

With small, low-cost fingerprint sensors approaching ubiquity through consumer devices such as mobile phones and laptops, HID Global has published…

Oct 27, 2022

Liberia NEC chair says biometrics contract bids under review after Ekemp’s second rejection

Controversy surrounding the selection of a contractor to provide materials for Liberia’s biometric voter registration exercise continues to brew. The…

Oct 25, 2022

Potentially good news for HID Global in Liberia as Ekemp biometric voting contract saga continues

HID Global and joint venture partner Professional Services Inc may now be awarded the contract for providing biometric voter card…

Oct 13, 2022

Nigeria’s Delta State to capture biometrics of 98K pupils as school meal program resumes

After a three-year hiatus, Nigeria’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) is resuming in Delta State, with the capture of…

Sep 15, 2022

New Zealand plans to introduce mDLs, eventually

New Zealand’s land transport management agency Waka Kotahi says it is working to introduce a mobile driver’s license (mDL) which…

Jul 27, 2022

Touchless access control, future tech support prioritized upgrades in HID Global survey

Touchless solutions are being considered for access control upgrades, including those with biometrics, by about a third of enterprises, according…

Jul 13, 2022

HID Global mobile biometrics certified for use by Florida police

Mobile biometric ID technology from HID Global has been certified for use by police to conduct biometric identification verification quickly…

Jul 5, 2022

HID Global concludes research deal to improve security of digital ID and physical documents

HID Global has taken another step toward the development of innovative digital identity and physical credentials it produces so as…

Apr 14, 2022

Paravision and HID Global co-developing new line of face biometric solutions

A new partnership has been formed between Paravision and HID Global to combine the former’s facial recognition and biometric liveness…

Apr 1, 2022

FacePhi, Corsight, HID Global, NEC NSS open new facilities

FacePhi, Corsight, HID Global, and NEC National Security Solutions (NSS) all cut the ribbons for their newest offices and work…

Mar 25, 2022

Biometric access security integrations on display at ISC West

Major biometric access control technology providers and systems integrators have been showing off their partnerships at the ISC West 2022…

Feb 22, 2022

Biometric passport availability updates: Dominica, New Zealand, Philippines, Rwanda, Barbados

Dominica has set August 30, 2022 as the deadline for all nationals to obtain the new biometric passport in replacement…

Jan 31, 2022

Solving fraud in banking with trusted digital identities while improving customer convenience

By Roland Fournier, Senior Director, Product & Solutions with HID Global Banks are seeing growing demand for a more convenient…

Jan 14, 2022

Poland deploys HID Global fingerprint biometrics for EU-compliant ID cards

Poland has added HID Global’s DigitalPersona 5300 fingerprint biometric readers into its national digital ID infrastructure with the aim of incorporating…

Jan 5, 2022

Easier queues with biometrics, touchless check-ins set to reach more airports

An acquisition by Clear, a super app service developed with Vision-Box, and the growth of HID Global’s airport IAM platform…

Dec 15, 2021

SentryCard integrates with HID Global for employee access control

Sentry Enterprises and HID Global have partnered to combine their leading employee biometrics and physical and logical access control systems. The…

Nov 26, 2021

Zwipe partners to bring biometric cards to access control, new territories

Another busy week for Norway’s biometric fintech firm Zwipe as it announces a new two-factor access control authentication system based…

Nov 22, 2021

Ireland awards HID Global €15M passport processing contract

Ireland’s Department of Foreign affairs has awarded a €14.7 million (US$16.5 million) contract to HID Global’s Irish subsidiary to process…

Nov 12, 2021

Emergency response biometrics: HID Global fingerprint reader, ERinfo face tool launched

HID Global has released a new plug and play fingerprint biometrics reader for law enforcement while ERinfo has devised a…

Oct 22, 2021

HID Global showcases new Estonian biometric passport with world-first features, personalization

Citizens of Estonia will notice a range of new features as they start receiving the all-new biometric passport when they…

HID Global Industry Insights


Solving fraud in banking with trusted digital identities while improving customer convenience

By Roland Fournier, Senior Director, Product & Solutions with HID Global Banks are seeing growing demand for a more convenient…

How biometrics are driving efficiency in modern policing
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Brand Focus: HID Global


High-quality fingerprint enrollment still underpins government identity systems

As governments come to terms with the new global conditions, one of the areas affected are identity systems which rely…

HID Global White Papers


Multispectral imaging (MSI) fingerprint technology

Organizations increasingly rely on digital technologies to validate identities for secure interactions and services such as banking transactions, medication dispensing,…

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Jul 17, 2022Improving the ATM experience with biometrics multi-factor authentication
Jul 15, 2022How biometric technology is reinventing patient identification
Jul 11, 2022Biometrics are transforming the retail landscape

Biometrics Explainers by HID Global


Creating smarter government IDs: The process, from creation and enrollment to issuance

This is a guest post by Joby Mathew, HID Global Director: Citizen Identity Solutions EMEA The adoption of HID Global’s…

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