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Skotkonung is a specialised technology provider for the international development community. Our biometric beneficiary authentication systems, integrating mobile smartphone applications with secure web portals, are essential tools to ensuring inclusion, accountability and effectiveness.

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Determining the best biometric reader for an application

This guest post was contributed by Anixter. Biometric physical access control is the most secure means for allowing access due…

 

Explainer: Retinal Scan Technology

Developed in the 1980s, retinal scanning is one of the most well-known biometric technologies, but it is also one of…

 

Explainer: Multi-factor authentication

Multi-factor authentication is a method of multi-faceted access control which a user can pass by successfully presenting authentication factors from…

 

History of Biometrics

Introduction The term “biometrics” is derived from the Greek words “bio” (life) and “metrics” (to measure). Automated biometric systems have…

 

Explainer: Rapid DNA technology

The introduction of “Rapid DNA” technology will revolutionize the practice of forensics. The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is…

 

Explainer: Single Sign On Technology for the Healthcare Industry

Major health organizations are scrambling to implement new technologies that can help with the faster and safer delivery of patient…

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