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Tascent Inc.

Website: tascent.com

Tascent develops and deploys biometric identity products and solutions that excel in challenging, real-world environments. Each year, tens of millions of people around the world rely on Tascent’s biometric technologies for secure, seamless travel and commerce. Founded in 2015, Tascent has a strong heritage in iris recognition and multimodal high-throughput and mobile biometrics stemming from its acquisition of AOptix Identity Solutions. Tascent is based in Silicon Valley, CA and supports customers and partners globally with offices in Washington DC, London, Dubai and Singapore.

Tascent Inc. Biometrics News

 

Tascent biometrics deployed by Chicago Cubs for touchless workplace access

Tascent has deployed its facial recognition suite for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball’s front office at Wrigley Field,…

Jun 9, 2021

Tariq Malik returns to lead Pakistan digital ID efforts amid biometrics leadership appointments

In a flurry of new hires, NADRA has returned its former head, Mitek Systems has appointed a new board member…

Apr 20, 2021

Tascent multi-stage, multi-modal self biometrics enrollment patent could broaden iris recognition use

Tascent has been awarded a new patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a multimodal biometrics innovation which would…

Apr 15, 2021

Tascent gets device certification for biometric ID enrollment in Nigeria, unveils two new mobile SDKs

Tascent has released two software development kits (SDKs) – the Mobile Face and the Mobile Device SDKs – with the…

Mar 29, 2021

NEC APAC, Tascent partner on iris and face biometrics implementation in South East Asia

Citizens and travelers in a key economic and logistical hub in South-East Asia can now enjoy a seamless and efficient…

Nov 20, 2020

Airside, Tascent team up to provide biometric solution for COVID-19-battered travel industry

Airside and Tascent have announced a partnership intended to deliver an integrated biometric solution to the global travel industry, which…

Sep 24, 2020

New biometric partnerships: Tascent for air travel, Alcatraz for healthcare

Tascent and airport lounge solution provider Information Engineering Group (IEG) announced a new biometrics partnership on Wednesday. The companies will…

Sep 21, 2020

Tascent announce regional biometrics support center in Malaysia

Tascent has announced the construction of a regional support center in Malaysia to serve customers of its biometric products and…

May 20, 2020

Tascent and D-Link ANZ launch new devices for facial biometrics and temperature checks

Tascent has launched a new device with facial recognition and contactless external body temperature scanning to help organizations meet their safety…

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…

Aug 30, 2019

Business and development opportunities top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

During a week of mostly good news for the biometrics industry, top stories on Biometric Update broadly follow themes of…

Aug 14, 2019

Tascent facial recognition excels at DHS 2019 Biometric Technology Rally

Tascent has delivered the highest biometric facial recognition accuracy, highest efficiency, and highest customer satisfaction among all 14 leading competitors…

Jun 18, 2019

Tascent premieres new mobile fingerprint capture device at ID4Africa

Tascent has introduced the latest addition to its line up of Tascent Mobile products. The Tascent M1 delivers fingerprint capture…

Apr 15, 2019

Singapore trials Tascent face and iris biometrics at Malaysia border checkpoint

Singapore’s Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) is operating a six-month trial of biometric facial recognition and iris scanning for automated…

Aug 27, 2018

NEC leads Tascent’s $19.5 million investment round to enhance iris biometrics

Tascent has raised $19.5 million in a Series B funding round led by NEC Corporation and Tano Capital, and says…

Aug 13, 2018

Tascent powers new fingerprinting solution for employee background check and onboarding

Background check and drug screening solution provider First Advantage has launched a Mobile Fingerprint Capture solution, through a partnership with…

May 7, 2018

Biometrics industry responds to mass enrollment challenges at ID4Africa exhibition

The exhibition hall at ID4Africa 2018 in Abuja, Nigeria featured a new event high of 113 companies providing a wide…

Apr 23, 2018

Tascent launches new mobile biometric platform

Tascent announced the availability of Tascent MX, the latest in its family of mobile biometric devices. Tascent MX combines advanced…

Apr 17, 2018

Tascent, Certis Group to offer biometric identity solutions packaged as-a-service

Tascent has entered into a strategic partnership with Certis Group to offer biometric identity solutions packaged “as-a-service”. Certis Group provides…

Mar 7, 2018

Tascent launches new products to continue making biometrics accessible

Tascent has announced a pair of product launches to significantly broaden the application range for its core hardware and software…

Tascent Inc. Industry Insights

 

Why usability matters

This is a guest post by Joey Pritikin, VP Sales and Marketing at Tascent. Showing your ID at the airport…

Brand Focus: Tascent Inc.

 

Tascent launches new products to continue making biometrics accessible

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