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Paravision is a computer vision company specializing in face recognition technology. Paravision’s face recognition platform is trusted by global security device manufacturers, solution providers, systems integrators, and financial services firms to deliver frictionless experiences and comprehensive security.

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Paravision appoints biometrics industry leader Benji Hutchinson president and COO

Just months after being named the head of NEC National Security Systems, noted biometrics industry expert Benji Hutchinson has joined…

Jun 2, 2021

Aviation stakeholders discuss biometric data sharing and digital health pass security

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) brought aviation stakeholders together to discuss information sharing, the progress in airport biometric systems…

May 11, 2021

Paravision plans to hire and expand facial recognition reach with $23M funding round

Paravision has raised $23 million in funding, which the company says reflects its emergence as the technology partner of choice…

May 10, 2021

FTC to publish compliance report on biometric privacy settlement with Paravision

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has said it will publish a report on Paravision’s compliance with the conditions of its…

Mar 4, 2021

Paravision and Innovatrics each score among biometric accuracy leaders in US federal agency testing

Paravision has scored the top rank among biometrics vendors from the U.S., UK and EU in matching accuracy for mugshot…

Jan 26, 2021

New algorithm pushes into biometric accuracy leaders in latest NIST FRVT

Deep Glint (also known as DeepGlint) has held onto its top overall spot for biometric accuracy in the latest Face…

Jan 14, 2021

Paravision answers face biometrics ethics concerns with AI Principles and new chief advisor

Paravision has published a set of principles to guide the ethical development of face biometrics and other technologies related to artificial…

Jan 12, 2021

FTC declares facial recognition surveillance tech dangerous, warns against federal privacy pre-emption

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has come out swinging against facial recognition, issuing a proposed settlement with Paravision which Law Street reports…

Dec 2, 2020

Face biometrics accuracy identifying mask wearers improves in latest NIST FRVT report

Facial recognition accuracy remains significantly lower when subjects’ faces are covered, but error rates have dropped by around a quarter…

Dec 2, 2020

Paravision brings face biometrics to the network edge with Ambarella CVflow platform support

Paravision has launched an AI toolset to provide full support for Amberella’s CVflow AI vision processing architecture, enabling its face biometrics…

Oct 30, 2020

New biometrics standards for face-aware capture and image quality should help operational accuracy

Facial recognition performance in the field could soon be significantly improved by a pair of standards in development, as Patrick…

Oct 19, 2020

NIST face biometrics accuracy update shows same top vendors for people wearing masks

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated the results of its testing for the accuracy of facial…

Oct 2, 2020

Paravision white paper series guides PAD and biometrics implementations for health and air travel

Paravision has published a series of three white papers on how to use biometric facial recognition and presentation attack detection to…

Sep 30, 2020

Paravision biometric facial recognition software makes further accuracy gains with update

The fourth generation of Paravision’s biometric facial recognition has been released with a 36 percent reduction in error rate from…

Aug 26, 2020

Deep Glint and VisionLabs lead latest NIST biometric facial verification report

Steady improvement in facial biometric verification accuracy is shown by the new Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) 1:1 Verification track…

Jul 29, 2020

Paravision biometrics take runner-up in NIST masked faces test, tops among non-Chinese companies

Paravision’s biometric facial recognition has been found to have the second-best accuracy for identifying people with masks among algorithms tested…

Apr 23, 2020

Paravision develops biometrics and detection for faces with masks and social distancing

Paravision has been working on a toolset to extend its computer vision offerings beyond biometric facial recognition, to provide enhanced…

Mar 26, 2020

Paravision joins podium for mugshot and webcam biometric accuracy in NIST facial recognition testing

Paravision has cracked the top three in biometric accuracy rankings in multiple categories in the latest edition of the National…

Nov 7, 2019

Paravision facial recognition available on new Booz Allen AI platform to ease enterprise deployment

Facial recognition products from Paravision are bring integrated with Booz Allen’s newly launched Modzy enterprise AI platform, after the companies…

Oct 29, 2019

Tascent founder joins Paravision to oversee marketing and biometric product management

Joey Pritikin, founder and former co-CEO of Tascent, has been named new Chief Product Officer of Paravision, for which he…

Paravision White Papers


Face recognition and the future air travel experience

Airports uniquely demand both a very high passenger throughput and a very high degree of security underpinned by the positive…

Oct 2, 2020An introduction to presentation attack detection
Sep 22, 2020COVID-19: Enhanced Safety & Security

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