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Leidos Holdings Inc.

Website: leidos.com

For nearly two decades, Leidos has been a leader in biometrics-based identification and credentialing missions. Whether it’s large-scale systems integration, design and development of biometric solutions, or technical evaluations, we’ve played an active role in programs that are critical to the safety of citizens and the security of nations.

Leidos Holdings Inc. Biometrics News


Tech5 to help Leidos upgrade US Defense Department’s biometrics search system

Tech5 has announced a strategic contract with Leidos to provide support for the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Biometric-Enabled Capability Increment…

Feb 28, 2023

Promotions, appointments and mass hiring indicate biometrics growth ahead

Digital identity technology providers are hiring or boosting their leadership ranks to address emerging opportunities. NEC and Veritran have promoted…

Dec 12, 2022

ABIS work is winning US Defense biometrics contracts and awards

Athena Sciences has won a biometrics contract with the U.S. Defense Department. Athena Sciences will build and operate an automated…

Jan 29, 2021

New ID and biometrics advisory board, ethical AI alliance formed by global organizations

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced the foundation of an Identity and Biometric Technology Advisory Board (IBTAB), with the…

Dec 7, 2020

IdTA members to guide SIA’s new identity and biometric technology advisory board

Some major companies in the biometrics and identity solutions industry are joining the U.S.’ Security Industry Association (SIA) and will…

Jul 6, 2020

Leidos strikes traveler biometrics deal worth potential $960M with U.S. border protection

Leidos will provide biometric capture devices and other technology for processing and vetting travelers under a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) worth…

May 6, 2020

Leidos buys L3 Harris Technologies’ security detection, biometrics and automation businesses

Leidos has finalized the purchase of L3Harris Technologies’ biometric security detection and automation portfolio in exchange for roughly $1 billion…

Dec 5, 2019

HSF Research advises CISOs to take note of biometric innovations in wake of Leidos UK Home Office deal

The recent appointment of Leidos to lead a UK Home Office cybersecurity project shows the vital role biometrics will play…

Oct 2, 2019

Leidos partners with UK Home Office to modernize critical biometrics system

Leidos has been chosen by the UK Home Office to manage essential features in the country’s national biometrics systems used…

Sep 7, 2017

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