BIO-key Announces Substantial Connect:ID Presence, Here Are The Highlights

BIO-key International will be exhibiting at next week’s Connect:ID conference in Washington, DC. The show’s exhibition floor is open May 2-3, hosted in the Walter E Washington Convention Centre, where BIO-key will be manning booth #205.

As an established biometrics industry veteran, providing software and hardware solutions for easy and secure user authentication, BIO-key is known for offering a wide range of innovative identity solutions to numerous vertical markets. At Connect:ID, attendees can expect to see BIO-key out in full force.

Here are some highlights from BIO-key’s Connect:ID schedule:

Biometrics For Health

BIO-key Announces Substantial Connect:ID Presence, Here Are The HighlightsOn May 2, at 2:40 PM, Jim Sullivan, SVP Strategy & Business Development, BIO-key, will host a panel discussion on the topic of healthcare, Technology in the Service of Health. BIO-key has long been a prominent biometrics player in the healthcare markets, with its technology integrated into Electronic Health Records solutions via its many partners in the space.

Biometrics in the Cloud

BIO-key Announces Substantial Connect:ID Presence, Here Are The Highlights

BIO-key’s core software engine, WEB-key 4.0, will be demonstrated at connect:ID. With WEB-key, users authenticate in the cloud. The platform supports fingerprint biometrics, passwords, Prox Cards, PINs, and OTP, boasting an intuitive graphical interface, high levels of scalability, and reader interoperability.

Biometrics For Windows

BIO-key Announces Substantial Connect:ID Presence, Here Are The Highlights

BIO-key’s SideSwipe fingerprint reader.

BIO-key is Microsoft’s official biometrics partner, and as such, any showcase of the company’s products is sure to feature Windows-ready authentication solutions. At Connect:ID the company will demonstrate its USB fingerprint readers for Windows—SideSwipe, SideTouch, EcoID, and Side Pass—as well as ID Director for Windows, an authentication platform for Microsoft’s Active Directory.

Biometrics For Every Day

BIO-key Announces Substantial Connect:ID Presence, Here Are The HighlightsFindBiometrics readers who followed our CES 2017 coverage will remember BIO-key’s unveiling of biometric padlocks. Connect:ID will see the company debuting production versions of its TouchLock access control solution, which allows fingerprint biometric security to be deployed in everyday situations.


While BIO-key’s technology has come to encompass a wide range of applications across many vertical markets and has even made the jump into the consumer space, the bottom line is the same as it has always been: greater security coupled with greater convenience.

“BIO-key authentication solutions can save our customers both time and money as they are able to work side by side with existing processes,” said BIO-key CEO and Chairman Mike DePasquale. “By offering customers multiple options, we are able to deliver flexible, scalable, non-disruptive and cost effective security solutions that will stand the test of time.”