AFIS/Livescan

This section provides readers with all the news, press releases and reports on the AFIS/Livescan sector…

Latest Headlines

Suits Me partners with HooYu 31 January 2019

London-based identity confirmation provider HooYu has partnered with hassle-free alternative banking solution, Suits Me, to help financially-excluded workers get quicker and simpler access to bank services.


Canadian start-up Plurilock launches new behavioural biometric solutions 23 August 2018

Plurilock - a Canadian start-up delivering solutions for workplace identity assurance - announces it has surpassed $1M revenue and is launching new products to meet the increasing demand for behavioural biometric security.


IDEMIA launches Case AFIS 27 July 2018

IDEMIA has announced the launch of IDEMIA Case AFIS, a latent examination system.


Goodix sensor in Vivo smartphone 13 June 2018

China's Goodix Technology is announcing that its latest revolutionary optical in-display sensor will be exclusively featured on the exquisite vivo NEX—a state of the art AI flagship smartphone. 

Features

Waving goodbye to queues with your fingerprint?

Advanced optical biometric devices that read fingerprints at walking speed, as users wave their hands through scanners, promise to resolve speed issues raised by previous biometric authentication methods. But experts caution that it may not be so straightforward.


India boldly takes biometrics where no country has gone before

Here is an in-depth overview of how well biometric technology is performing in India's UID project. And, more crucially, it explains why performance is so good.

 


The Upcoming International Biometric Vocabulary Standard

The entire biometrics community has suffered from vocabulary confusion, especially in large-scale, public procurements. Help is at hand thanks to a standards initiative looking specifically at Vocabulary Harmonization.


The Importance of Using 1000 ppi in Law Enforcement

This excellent article highlights the benefits of capturing fingerprints at 1000 ppi rather than 500 ppi, especially for law enforcement agencies…


Automated Personal Identification

This book is a rare and exciting find in the US Library of Congress. It is one of the very earliest analyses of automated personal identity technology and was written at the birth of what we now know as the modern biometrics industry. Despite being written in 1974, the authors saw with impressive clarity many of the issues that remain today as some of the most difficult problems to solve.

Sponsored Links

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.
SITA SITA’s iBorders biometric identification solutions provides real-time identification and biometric identity assurance for secure self-service border crossing facilities.
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.

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