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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

 

Biometrics stocks update: NEC positioning, SuperCom warning and a wild ride for BrainChip

Three NEC divisions have made announcements related to biometrics and digital identity, while SuperCom has issued notification about a stock-price…

Oct 26, 2020

Anviz intros biometric temperature screening, Digital Ally partners to help businesses reopen

Anviz has launched a pair of new facial recognition solutions for biometric access control and workforce management to help protect businesses…

Oct 12, 2020

New Zealand to make NEC face biometrics available to public, private organizations

The Department of Internal Affairs in New Zealand has signed a contract with U.S. giant DXC Technology to make face…

Oct 9, 2020

NEC New Zealand and JNCTN to bring together biometrics and cloud digital identity tools

NEC New Zealand has announced a new biometrics partnership with identity and credential management solutions firm JNCTN on Tuesday. The…

Oct 5, 2020

NEC acquires Avaloq for $2.2B to combine biometrics and analytics with cloud services for digital transformation

NEC has announced the acquisition of Swiss financial software company Avaloq Group AG to integrate its biometrics and artificial intelligence technologies…

Oct 2, 2020

NEC supplies face recognition for cashless payments pilot at 30 locations in Toyama, Japan

Digital Garage subsidiary VeriTrans is providing a biometric facial recognition payment service in partnership with NEC for a pilot program in…

Sep 29, 2020

NEC features biometric technology at new Malaysian office, details touchless airport screening partnerships

NEC has provided details on a previously-announced biometrics partnership and another for body temperature screening, and has announced the opening of…

Sep 29, 2020

A laser hits finger veins with a ‘poof,’ and a new biometric tool is born

A team of academic and industry researchers say they have created a biometric scanner that uses light and sound to…

Sep 28, 2020

Tokyo Olympics considering biometric facial recognition for contact tracing, NEC likely supplier

Biometrics may be used for contact tracing at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, The Japan Times reports, to prevent…

Sep 24, 2020

NEC and The Face Recognition Company each upgrade biometric systems accuracy for masked faces

NEC Corporation has launched a new biometric facial recognition engine for improved accuracy when matching people wearing masks. The company’s facial…

Sep 14, 2020

Biometrics and AI to help retail recovery being developed, launched and tested around the world

Solutions with facial recognition and other biometrics to restore the fortunes of physical retailers are being developed, funded and trialed…

Sep 8, 2020

Airport biometrics update: NEC collaborates with Japan Airlines, Vision-Box in Dubai, biometric entry at LAX

A series of new deployments of airport biometrics have been announced, including technologies from NEC and Vision-Box. Collins Aerospace, meanwhile,…

Aug 31, 2020

New Zealand police upgrade facial recognition system for real-time CCTV biometric identification

New Zealand police have been discreetly rolling out a biometric facial recognition system that uses real-time CCTV feeds to detect…

Aug 25, 2020

Biometric automation solutions launched for hospitality by NEC APAC

NEC Asia Pacific (NEC APAC) has unveiled a new biometric solution to automate check-ins and check-outs in the hospitality sector with…

Aug 20, 2020

NEC, SITA, Idemia and Clear talk touchless biometrics and seamless airport technologies deployments

Details have emerged about biometrics deployments at airports around the world by NEC, SITA, and Clear, while startup Travizory has…

Aug 19, 2020

New Zealand renews airport facial biometrics contract with NEC and partner for $20M

New Zealand has renewed a contract for facial recognition services to check biometric passport photos with NEC and partner DXC…

Aug 7, 2020

TSA to stand up airport digital ID app as aviation sector deploys biometrics and temperature checks

New apps and solutions utilizing biometrics to facilitate safe air travel continue to be launched and implemented, and the TSA…

Jul 30, 2020

Signzy hiring dozens to respond to video eKYC demand, biometrics industry appointments announced

Several biometrics providers have added new leaders to their teams, with StoneLock appointing a new GM, Acceptto welcoming a new…

Jul 29, 2020

NEC announces global biometrics collaborations with Realeyes, Futurex

NEC Corporation has entered an alliance with Realeyes to develop and distribute biometric emotion analysis solutions globally, the company announced….

Jul 21, 2020

NEC partners with SITA for touchless airport biometrics, celebrates 121 years of innovation

NEC Corporation and SITA have entered a global agreement to roll out a walk-through, contactless digital identity solution for airports…

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