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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Setelsa Security selects SAFR from RealNetworks 02 December 2020

Setelsa Security has chosen SAFR from RealNetworks to provide face-based biometrics for its clients in the UK, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, and Argentina


NEC facial recognition adopted by Star Alliance Biometrics platform 02 December 2020

NEC Corporation announced that Lufthansa Airlines and Swiss International Airlines, Lufthansa Group airline members of Star Alliance, launched the "Star Alliance Biometrics" identity verification platform utilizing NEC's facial recognition technologies at Frankfurt Airport and Munich Airport.


KABN Systems adds cloud-based biometric solution to platform 02 December 2020

KABN Systems announces that its cloud-based biometric solutions will now be available on its digital identity management platform, Liquid Avatar 


SuperCom launches $1.2m Latvia project 01 December 2020

SuperCom, a global provider of secured solutions for the e-Government, IoT and Cybersecurity sectors, announced today it has launched a new 5-year contract with the national government of Latvia,


TRAXX selects Acuant for KYC solution 01 December 2020

Acuant, a leading global provider of identity verification solutions, today announced it was selected by TRAXX Payments Pte Ltd, a global payment processing service provider, to create a seamless digital Know Your Customer (KYC) process for its clients.  

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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