NEXT and MTRIX to showcase software development platform
09 October 2018 17:45 GMT

Fingerprint sensor technology firm Next Biometrics and MTRIX, a German distributor of authentication solutions, are demonstrating NEXT's advanced biometric software development platform at a security expo.

The firm have said that the NEXT One Touch Power Software Development Kit (SDK) works with a broad set of platforms and tools for developing leading-edge authentication systems and is already generating positive reactions from industry partners. 

The NEXT One Touch Power SDK is available now and supports development of customer solutions on software platforms including Windows, Android, Linux and embedded Linux. The SDK is also designed to aid customers in developing solutions for both proprietary and ISO 19794-2 compliant template formats. It supports one-to-one verification as well as ultra-fast, one-to-many identification schemes.

"One of our goals at NEXT Biometrics is to ensure we're providing our customers with whatever assistance they need to make implementation of our advanced Active Thermal™ fingerprint sensor solutions as simple and easy as possible," said Alain Faburel, NEXT Biometrics' chief sales and marketing officer. "The NEXT One Touch Power SDK we're jointly demonstrating this week with MTRIX is a tool we're providing for our customers that allows them to quickly and easily create biometric products that emphasize their skills, creativity and technical prowess."

Target customers for the SDK include companies developing biometric solutions that incorporate NEXT's proven and broadly deployed fingerprint scanners and modules for the enterprise, PC and network security implementations and point-of-sale devices.

"We're very pleased to be working with NEXT and their industry-leading biometric sensor technology," said Malte Kahrs, MTRIX CEO. "To now provide our joint customers with yet another tool to aid development of leading-edge biometric solutions is a real advantage."

The tech will be showcased at the at the IT Security Expo and Congress.