Skotkonung

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.

Explaining Biometrics

 

Explainer: Biometric Middleware

Biometric middleware is authentication software that enables various biometric devices and technologies and allows the match or no—match decisions made…

 

Explainer: Verification vs. Identification Systems

Biometrics are used for different purposes, but they are generally part of either a verification system or an identification system….

 

History of digital identification in the developing world

The idea of providing identification to support economic and social development evolved out of sustainable development communities, and has early…

 

Explainer: What is Biometric Identification?

Biometric technologies use physical characteristics, such as voice tone or hand shape, to identify people automatically. Behaviors, such as handwriting…

 

Explainer: Mobile Biometrics

Mobile biometrics refers to the deployment of biometric authentication methods on mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Use cases…

 

Explainer: Palm print recognition

Palm print recognition inherently implements many of the same matching characteristics that have allowed fingerprint recognition to be one of…

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