BIO-key to showcase Hello solutions
28 September 2018 15:32 GMT

BIO-key will showcase its line of Windows Hello-qualified USB fingerprint scanners for Windows Hello and Windows Hello for Business at Microsoft Ignite 2018, along with its ID Director for Windows and Microsoft Azure authentication solutions. 

Microsoft Ignite 2018 will be held September 24th- 28th at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

BIO-key was Microsoft's Windows 10 for Business Launch Partner and its USB fingerprint scanners have been tested and qualified by Microsoft to bear the Windows Hello-ready mark.   At Ignite 2018, Microsoft will be demonstrating BIO-key's devices for Windows Hello for Business in the Microsoft Security and Compliance showcase.

BIO-key will also be demonstrating its ID Director for Windows to allow organizations to offer portable biometric multi-factor authentication for retail, healthcare, call center and other roving workforces who share and move among devices.

"Enterprises have embraced BIO-key's products for Windows 10 and Windows Hello for Business because they make an immediate impact on their operational efficiency, while allowing them to become compliant with growing multi-factor authentication mandates," stated Jim Sullivan, BIO-key SVP Strategy and Business Development.  "We are pleased to work with Microsoft to offer solutions that allow all enterprises to benefit from Windows Hello and provide end users with some relief from password fatigue."

Margaret Arakawa, General Manager Windows and Devices, Microsoft Corp. said, "Microsoft is pleased about BIO-key's high-quality biometric Windows Hello security device that works seamlessly with Windows Hello for Business, providing a more personal and secure authentication experience to enterprise users."