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NEC (stock info) is the global leader in the field of biometric authentication, bringing the best of their class in the world, providing the most suitable solutions to customers’ needs in six areas—face recognition, iris recognition, fingerprint/palmprint recognition, voice recognition and ear acoustic authentication. In addition, by combining multiple biometric authentication systems, NEC’s solutions bring about even more robust security, creating a safe, secure and seamless future cities.

NEC Biometrics News

 

NEC showcases I:Delight biometrics with virtual customer experience center launch

NEC Corporation of America has launched its Virtual Customer Experience (VCX) center to showcase its artificial intelligence and biometric solutions…

Jul 5, 2021

Organizational changes afoot at NEC and subsidiaries

NEC National Security Systems has appointed Dr. Kathleen Kiernan as interim President, in which role she will lead the delivery…

Jun 15, 2021

SITA, NEC and Star Alliance partner to extend touchless biometrics across airlines

A partnership has been formed by SITA, NEC and Star Alliance to expand the use of biometric identity for touchless…

May 21, 2021

Benefits of facial recognition kiosks for hospitality, travel highlighted by NEC, BizVibe

Kiosks with face biometrics could be deployed to various areas in the travel and hospitality industries to secure and improve…

May 18, 2021

IATA Travel Pass adds NFC, Hawaii adds NEC face biometrics for health screening

A trial of digital identity and COVID-19 test results with NFC technology through the biometric International Air Transport Association (IATA)…

May 11, 2021

NEC accelerates face biometrics 20X with neuroscience-inspired AI engine

NEC Corporation has developed a way to speed up its NeoFace biometrics by up to 20 times while maintaining accuracy…

May 6, 2021

NEC National Security Systems launches to deliver biometrics to US government

NEC North America has launched a new subsidiary, NEC National Security Systems, Inc. (NEC NSS), to specialize in the delivery…

May 3, 2021

NEC and BioRugged provide thermal cameras to fight COVID, biometric solution launched by WildFaces

NEC and BioRugged are helping deploy systems for body temperature checks in Kenya and South Africa, respectively, for COVID-19 spread…

Apr 30, 2021

Passenger biometrics expansion urged in Entrust and SITA blogs, FTE honors efforts

Seamless travel along paths defined by biometrics can provide the same benefits airports are finding in other areas of travel,…

Apr 21, 2021

Contactless biometrics market set for huge growth as entertainment industry dives in

Contactless biometrics are not just having a moment, they are starting a decade in which the market will grow at…

Apr 14, 2021

Multi-touchpoint face biometrics systems unveiled at airports in Japan and France

Narita International Airport Corporation (NAA) has partnered with Amadeus and NEC Corporation to allow passengers to check in using facial…

Apr 7, 2021

SITA Smart Path biometrics launched for domestic US passengers as airport investments accelerate

SITA has announced a new deployment of its face biometrics for several domestic passenger processes, while Tampa is currently installing…

Mar 30, 2021

NEC industry-tailored biometrics awarded by Frost & Sullivan, Ambiq and BIO-key technologies honored

Vertical-specific biometrics from NEC have been recognized by Frost & Sullivan among its Growth Innovation Leadership best practices awards. NEC…

Mar 29, 2021

BioRugged, Panini and NEC America add employees, Biometrics Institute recruiting

BioRugged has hired Siphiwe Ngwenya as an Android Developer and Project Support Specialist for its biometric solutions. Ngwenya was a…

Mar 19, 2021

NEC revealed as biometrics provider for US base amid public relations moves, award

NEC and its national subsidiaries have been busy, with a biometrics deployment, marketing campaigns in the U.S. and India, an…

Mar 18, 2021

Airport biometrics launched for contactless boarding, bag drop, lounge access and border checks

Biometrics implementations by Idemia in Brazil, American Airlines at DFW, NEC in Japan and Romania’s Border Police are rolling out…

Mar 11, 2021

NEC advises business on using its biometric workplace solution for safe and compliant reopening

NEC says that a “robust” biometric visitor and employee management solution can help keep business premises and organizations safe and…

Mar 10, 2021

NEC America explains top biometric accuracy finish for masked faces in DHS Rally

NEC Corporation of America’s face biometrics outperformed the median competition by 19 percent for identifying subjects wearing masks in the…

Mar 9, 2021

Japan’s Shizuoka prefecture trials secure face biometric payments from VeriTrans and NEC

Secure, convenient, cashless and contactless biometric payment solution VeriTrans4G is being deployed on a Proof of Concept (PoC) basis between…

Feb 22, 2021

NEC, Microsoft executives to lead SIA’s new biometrics advisory board

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has named a new chair and vice chair who will head its Identity and Biometric…

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