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UK Home Office to Get Upgraded Crossmatch Tech for Criminal Booking

UK Home Office to Get Upgraded Crossmatch Tech for Criminal Booking

“Now, hundreds of those palm scanners are going to be replaced with the Crossmatch L Scan 1000, which offers 1,000 ppi resolution.” New Crossmatch livescan technology will be used to upgrade the biometric criminal booking systems used in the UK Home Office Forensic and Biometric Interim Capability, or ‘FABrIC’, program. The upgrade will be undertaken by Northrop…

News Roundup: Live From GIS 2016

News Roundup: Live From GIS 2016

Last week at FindBiometrics we were in Tampa for this year’s Global Identity Summit (GIS 2016) while we continued to explore law enforcement biometrics in our featured articles section. The industry news was filled with fingerprint, iris, and face biometrics news, spanning verticals from healthcare to national ID. Here’s a look back on last week’s…

GIS 2016: Crossmatch Unveils Innovative New Mobile Livescan Tech

GIS 2016: Crossmatch Unveils Innovative New Mobile Livescan Tech

Today at the Global Identity Summit in Tampa, Florida, biometrics company Crossmatch introduced its newest ten-print sensor technology: a FAP60 thin film transistor (TFT) sensor the company is positioning as a revolutionary innovation in the world of mobile livescan. The FAP60 TFT is being demonstrated at GIS as part of a wireless mobile handheld device.…

Green Bit to Debut New Hardware and Software at GIS

Green Bit to Debut New Hardware and Software at GIS

Green Bit will be showcasing its DactyID20 fingerprint scanner at booth 515 during next week’s GIS. Italy-based Green Bit is getting ready to unveil new hardware and software at next week’s Global Identity Summit (GIS) in Florida. The hardware will come in the form of the DactyID20 fingerprint scanner. It’s the first in a new line…

Binary Biometrics Announces New Channel Partners, Locations

Binary Biometrics Announces New Channel Partners, Locations

Binary Biometrics, a livescan fingerprint scanning services provider, has announced multiple new channel partner agreements and four new fingerprint scanning locations. One of the company’s new channel partners is Maxime Francois, who explained in a press release that the Binary Biometrics partnership was “an unexpected opportunity” for him to start his own business. It “even…

German Officials Deploy Crossmatch Tech at Refugee Centers

German Officials Deploy Crossmatch Tech at Refugee Centers

Biometric identity solutions provider Crossmatch is helping German officials to manage the massive influx of refugees to the country. The company has announced that its technology has been deployed by Bundesamt für Migration und Flüchtlinge (BAMF), Germany’s Federal Office for Migration and Refugees. More specifically, BAMF is using Crossmatch’s Guardian fingerprint scanners to enrol the biometrics…

Chicago Hospitals Improve HR Efficiency with Crossmatch

Chicago Hospitals Improve HR Efficiency with Crossmatch

A solution from biometric identity management specialist Crossmatch is helping Chicago hospitals to process employee background checks effectively and efficiently, the company says. Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) hospitals are reporting that they have now used Crossmatch’s livescan solution to process more than 120,000 background checks using fingerprint identification. The solution was implemented as part…