Application News

This section reports on where biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics used in education, finance, government, leisure and more. To narrow your search choose a specific category from the navigation bar above.

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BIO-key VP of product named to CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel 13 May 2021

BIO-key International today announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kimberly Johnson, VP of Product, to the highly respected Women of the Channel list for 2021


FSS selects Zwipe Pay ONE 13 May 2021

FSS (Financial Software and Systems), a leading global provider of integrated payment products and a payment processor, is partnering with Zwipe to bring next generation contactless payment cards to issuers globally.


Veridos reaches halfway point in D4FLY 12 May 2021

Two years ago, the EU-funded "D4FLY" project started, with the aim of improving document and identity verification techniques at border-crossing points


IDEX reports Q1 revenue boost 12 May 2021

IDEX released its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021.


Paravision raises $23 Million 11 May 2021

Paravision, a US-based leader in mission-critical face recognition and computer vision, today announced that it has raised $23 million in its latest funding round led by J2 Ventures, with participation from HID Global, Marlinspike Capital, Atomic, Icon Ventures, Perot Jain, Red Cell Partners, and other investors. 

Special Features

White Paper: Secunet on kiosk systems in border control 30 June 2020

Why do kiosks play a key role in the launch of the European Entry/Exit System? A new whitepaper summarises the key advantages and long-term benefits that arise for border control and the authorities tasked with border control operations through the use of kiosks.


Guest Post: nVIAsoft on their biometric solution 09 April 2019

Cybersecurity and Identity Access Management (IAM) market leaders are seeking new means of securing identities.


Company Spotlight: Cognitec Systems 27 March 2019

Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002.


Size matters: why bigger is better when it comes to the biometric fingerprint sensor 22 March 2019

Whilst there is no denying the fingerprint biometric smart card is reaching its inflection point, one barrier to mass market adoption is the cost of the sensors needed to take each person’s biometric fingerprint data.


Special Report on the January SC37 Meetings 04 March 2019

A lot is going on in the biometric standards world - and if you are passionate about the future of these standards, get involved.


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GenKey GenKey We’re experts in biometrics. Together with partners we help millions of people across Africa to identify who they are. We have verified over 100 million identities since 2011, and we’re working to make the invisible visible.
DERMALOG Identification Systems Germany's largest manufacturer of biometric devices and systems provides a wide range of identification solutions, including the latest generation of fingerprint and document scanners as well as high-performance AFIS and ABIS systems.
Neurotechnology Neurotechnology is a developer of high-precision algorithms and software based on deep neural network (DNN) and other AI-related technologies. The company offers a range of products for biometric fingerprint, face, iris, palm print and voice identification.
Cognitec Systems - The Face Recognition Company Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002. The company is proud to maintain a stable, market-leading position within the industry, and to uphold the trust it has gained as a reliable, experienced provider of biometric technologies.
JENETRIC JENETRIC are experts in digital fingerprint capturing technology. We develop and manufacture biometric sensors that meet the highest demands for image quality, capture speed and ease of use. Our solutions take a holistic approach to design.

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