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New Cognitec VP to Lead Asia Pacific Efforts

New Cognitec VP to Lead Asia Pacific Efforts

Germany-based biometrics specialist Cognitec has appointed a new VP for its Asia Pacific division. Terry Hartmann will lead the company’s efforts in business development and client relations in the region. Hartmann joins the company from his most recent stint as the head of Unisys’s North American transportation business, but his most crucial experience is in…

Citi Brings Voice Authentication to Philippines

Citi Brings Voice Authentication to Philippines

“The Philippines debut of the system follows soon after its launch this August in Malaysia, with Citi having previously indicated its aim is to become the first bank to roll out voice authentication across the entire APAC region.” Citibank has brought voice-based authentication to the Philippines, reports BusinessMirror. The bank has launched such a system for…

Citi Aims to be First Bank to Offer Voice Authentication Throughout APAC

Citi Aims to be First Bank to Offer Voice Authentication Throughout APAC

With a voice recognition system now deployed in Taiwan, Citibank is aiming to be the first financial services company to offer voice biometrics authentication across the entire Asia Pacific market. The company is using the technology to enable passive authentication for customers calling in to its call centers, and says that in the coming weeks…