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Website: tech5.ai

TECH5 is an international technology company founded by experts from the biometrics industry, which focuses on developing disruptive biometric and digital ID solutions through the application of AI and Machine Learning technologies. A combination of sustained investment and single-minded dedication to the development of biometric modalities that capitalize on AI has resulted in TECH5’s algorithms being consistently ranked in the top tier of NIST ranking for face, fingerprint and iris recognition technologies. TECH5 target markets include both Government and Private sectors with products powering Civil ID, Digital ID, as well as authentication solutions that deliver identity assurance for various use cases.

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Tech5 provides contactless biometrics, issuance platform for student digital IDs in DRC

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) -based IT integrator Sycamore and Tech5 have partnered to deliver digital IDs backed by biometrics…

Apr 19, 2023

Tech5 joins Secure Identity Alliance and OSIA to advance open standards in digital ID

Tech5 has joined the Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), as well as its initiative for open-standards in foundational digital ID systems….

Apr 12, 2023

Decentralized digital ID and contactless biometrics trends converge in Tech5’s vision

The combination of Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) and biometrics is the way to meet both the security needs of people, businesses…

Mar 24, 2023

Tech5 launches umbrella brand for biometric products, comprehensive SDK

The branding for all Tech5 biometric products is being consolidated under the name ‘T5-OmniMatch,’ the company has announced. The new…

Mar 16, 2023

Pioneering BixeLab test shows accuracy of Tech5 contactless fingerprint biometrics

Contactless fingerprinting has reached the stage in its maturity of laboratories pioneering independent testing from biometrics developers at the forefront…

Mar 15, 2023

Tech5, ZKTeco USA collaborating on decentralized biometrics for physical, logical access

A partnership has been formed by Tech5 Group, ZKTeco USA, PassiveBolt and PDQ Manufacturing to build a biometric physical and…

Feb 2, 2023

Tech5 and uqudo develop biometric remote voter verification system for Oman election

The partnership of Tech5 and uqudo has led to the deployment of their technologies for remote biometric voter identity verification…

Jan 19, 2023

Tech5 integrates Imageware biometrics, strengthens NA presence with full asset acquisition

Imageware Systems has been acquired by Tech5 in deal to strengthen the Switzerland-based biometrics provider’s position in North America, according…

Dec 15, 2022

Tech5 invests in uqudo, forms strategic partnership to address MEA digital identity market

Tech5 has made an investment in uqudo and established a strategic partnership as the companies collaborate to launch new products…

Dec 7, 2022

Tech5 extends AirSnap face biometrics to web cams

Swiss-headquartered Tech5 has introduced face-capture software it says is capable of securely collecting accurate face biometrics with a web camera…

Nov 18, 2022

Tech5 unveils integration of ID R&D voice biometrics with decentralized digital ID platform

Voice biometrics from ID R&D have been integrated with Tech5’s digital ID platform to enable tri-modal biometrics and liveness detection…

Nov 15, 2022

Idemia, secunet, Tech5 achieve high scores in biometric benchmarks from NIST

Idemia has claimed it has achieved the most accurate matching algorithms for both fingerprint and palm-print datasets with accuracy 7…

Nov 10, 2022

Innovatrics, Tech5, ID R&D and EdgeIR insiders to discuss edge biometrics in webinar

Edge computing continues to play a key role in an increasing number of biometric applications involving various modalities. Biometric Update…

Oct 20, 2022

Biometric technologies ditching bias, expensive scanners and centralization

Advances in biometrics are holding out promises of greater privacy protection, higher accuracy and lower costs, the audience of the…

Aug 31, 2022

Contactless biometrics from Tech5 integrated with ZA police, state enterprise platforms

Law enforcement and public enterprise software-maker Barizma has integrated contactless fingerprint and face biometrics from Tech5 with a pair of…

Aug 15, 2022

Ethiopia plans upgrades to meet 10M digital IDs target by 2023, draft law approved

Ethiopia’s National Identity Program (NIDP) says it is looking forward to upgrading its hardware infrastructure and software licenses to be…

Jul 27, 2022

Tech5 partners with secure substrate-maker to produce biometric ID documents with no chip

Switzerland-based firms Tech5 and Landqart have partnered to combine the former’s biometrics and digital identity management expertise with the latter’s…

Jul 19, 2022

Ethiopia using Tech5 biometric engine, digital ID in MOSIP-based scheme pre-launch

Ethiopia’s National Identity Program (NIDP) is to use Tech5’s T5-ABIS BE (Biometric Engine) and T5-Digital ID solutions in the pre-launch…

Jun 15, 2022

Tech5 face biometrics integrated for onboarding to South African businesses

Tech5 has reached a deal with South Africa -based Contactable to provide its T5-AirSnap Face technology to add selfie biometrics…

May 24, 2022

Colombia deploys Tech5 biometrics to streamline issuance of gun permits, increase security

Indumil, Colombia’s state-owned weapons manufacturer and permit issuer, has selected Tech5, together with proprietary technology firm Accesos Holográficos, as partners…

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Contactless fingerprinting maturation allows the unification of biometric capture using smartphones

Contactless fingerprinting was one of the hottest areas of biometric development even before the novel coronavirus was discovered in 2019,…

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Biometrics at the Edge – on-demand webinar

Edge computing is one of the major trends in infrastructure for IT systems, including those that use artificial intelligence. But…

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