Iris Recognition Leader AOptix Opens Office in Singapore

AOptix Technologies, Inc. (AOptix) (www.aoptix.com), a leading developer of advanced biometrics-based identity solutions, today announced the opening of their latest sales office in the Republic of Singapore. Led by Anthony Hay, Director of Asia Pacific Sales, AOptix will serve their Asia Pacific customers from this new office central to India, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Australia and New Zealand.

"With the growing interest in securing airports and borders in the Asia Pacific region, the Singapore office is an important element of our global sales and support strategy,"? says Dale Bastian, Vice President of Sales for AOptix. "Anthony Hay brings a tremendous amount of experience in this industry from his recent positions with Daon and NEC."?

Providing thousands of conclusive identity checks every day at airports and borders around the world, the AOpitx InSight is uniquely well suited to biometric e-Gates where speed, accuracy, and consistency of operation are critical. And, as it is fully automated, the InSight is simple and intuitive even for non-technical or non-acclimated users. These capabilities enable future-facing applications such as registered traveler programs for expedited immigration, trusted traveler programs for airport security checkpoints, and automated boarding pass authentication.

AOptix offers a growing family of biometric products, including the InSight Duo, the world’s first biometric system with simultaneous ISO standards-compliant iris and face capture. Positioned to meet the high throughput requirements of border and aviation security while providing a superior user experience, the InSight Duo delivers effortless iris and face capture within seconds from a distance of 2 meters. Attendees of Airport Security Asia 2012 will see a demonstration of InSight Duo at the AOptix booth, February 27-28 at the Prince Hotel & Residence, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

biometrics, AOptix, iris scanning, recognitionAbout AOptix                         

AOptix Technologies is a privately funded company founded in 2000 with headquarters in the United States. With core technology expertise in the application of advanced adaptive optics, it develops advanced biometrics-based identify solutions and ultra-high bandwidth wireless communication solutions for government and commercial markets. For additional information, please visit www.aoptix.com


Contact: 
AOptix Technologies, Inc.
Brian Rhea, 408-558-3318 or 408-234-1496
Director, Corporate Communications
brhea@aoptix.com

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AOptix Technologies, Singapore:
Anthony Hay
Director of Asia Pacific Sales
Phone: +65-31520126
Fax: +65-31520132
Mobile: +65-96685025
ahay@aoptix.com