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World’s First Automated Driving Test Uses Biometric Registration

World’s First Automated Driving Test Uses Biometric Registration

“…biometric scans are used for authentication just before the test is taken, helping to ensure that applicants aren’t getting other drivers to take the test for them.” Safran Identity & Security subsidiary Smart Chip has worked with Punjabi authorities to establish a pioneering, world-first project: A completely automated driving test for license issuance. Those applying…

Certification Brings ZKAccess Fingerprint Tech to Lenel Access Control Platform

Certification Brings ZKAccess Fingerprint Tech to Lenel Access Control Platform

“…Lenel appears increasingly interested in biometric technologies…” ZKAccess has received Lenel factory certification, the companies have announced. The credential allows users of Lenel’s OnGuard access control system to integrate ZKAccess’ biometric readers into their security infrastructure. More specifically, the certification makes ZKAccess’ OP-200 fingerprint scanner compatible with Lenel’s OnGuard v7.0, 7.1, or 7.2. But in…

Rugged Biometric Tablet Certified By FBI

Rugged Biometric Tablet Certified By FBI

AMREL has received FBI certification for another of its ruggedized tablets. The company has announced that its Flexpedient AT80B Biometric Tablet is in compliance with the IQS EBTS Mobile ID FAP 45 Appendix F Specifications. That essentially means that it has been deemed to meet the FBI’s criteria for single- and dual-finger flat and rolled…

MorphoWave Attains FBI PIV Certification

MorphoWave Attains FBI PIV Certification

Morpho (Safran)’s MorphoWave Desktop solution has received important FBI certification, the company has announced. The FBI has now certified that Morpho’s contactless desktop fingerprint scanner meets its Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Image Quality Specifications standard. MorphoWave Desktop can capture four fingerprints simultaneously with the user simply waving her hand over it—a capability well-suited to high-traffic…

Transparent Fingerprint Sensor Meets FAP 60 Specs

Transparent Fingerprint Sensor Meets FAP 60 Specs

Jenetric GmbH, a fingerprint biometrics developer, has unveiled a new fingerprint scanning system at this year’s Global Identity Summit in Tampa. In a statement, the company says that its LiveTouch quattro “has created a new class of fingerprint identification products.” The basis of the claim is essentially that the LiveTouch quattro features a digital display…

SecuGen Fingerprint Reader Exceeds Expectations

SecuGen Fingerprint Reader Exceeds Expectations

Fingerprint biometrics company SecuGen has announced that its Hamster Pro 20 fingerprint reader has now received IP65 certification. Third-party tests conducted in South Korea confirmed that the device sufficiently protects against water and dust ingress to attain the credential. That adds to an already impressive roster of certifications held by the Hamster Pro 20. Previously, it…