Opus Research is pleased to announce that its 9th Voice Biometrics Conference will be held in San Francisco, May 8-9, 2013. VBC is the premier, global showcase for applications that enable individuals to use the unique aspects of their voice to provide strong assurance of their identity. It is also the place where executives from […]
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Biometrics Market in India 2011-2015” report to their offering. Full report available here: http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4wwm9b/biometrics_market One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the number of security issues. The Biometrics market in India has also been witnessing the increasing adoption of fingerprint biometrics. […]
OASIS has announced that a new Biometrics Technical Committee (TC) has been formed and is now accepting charter members. The purpose of the TC is to define, enhance, and maintain open standards that facilitate the use of biometrics and biometric operations over a service-oriented architecture, such as web services. Its first work items are development […]
We subdivide our voice biometrics interests into broad categories. The first one is the commercial space and the second one is the public security space. Then within those two broad market segments, we go after specific verticals. So in the commercial space the top three verticals that we go after are finance, telecommunications and government. And in the public security space the three key verticals are military, intelligence agencies and law enforcement. Those would definitely be the key markets that we go after in the voice biometric business although there are definitely applications for voice biometrics beyond the 6 markets that I just mentioned.
fB: Where are you seeing the greatest growth right now Brett?
N: We are definitely seeing a lot of growth in finance; this is definitely a new trend as finance has been very conservative and only in the last year or two have we seen a significant push within the banking sector. Traditionally this (voice biometrics) has been a space that various government agencies have been very active in. Therefore, we believe that the government vertical will…
Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision biometric identification technologies, today announced the release of MegaMatcher 4.4 multi-biometric technology for large-scale applications and updates to its entire line of biometric Software Development Kits (SDKs) for fingerprint, iris, voice, face and multi-biometric identification. Neurotechnology also released updates to its similar line of SDKs specially designed for the development […]
Fingerprint Cards (FPC)(STO:FINGB) has received its third Design Win (DW) for its swipe sensor technology from one of Japan’s leading and most innovative mobile phone manufacturers. The first model launch is scheduled for Q3 2013. Due to the competitive situation, the mobile phone manufacturer wants to remain anonymous for the time being and not disclose […]
Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC) (STO:FINGB) employs Jörgen Lantto as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Head of Strategy & Product Management. He will join FPC’s management team with the title Executive Vice President (EVP) and take up his position in the first quarter of 2013. As part of FPC’s aggressive expansion, the company and its management […]
3VR, a leading video intelligence company, has been listed as one of the Top 30 Technology Innovators for the second consecutive year by Security Sales & Integration (SSI) 2012, this time for its Demographics Analytic. Included on the annual list for its innovative and industry-leading product features, 3VR’s Demographics Analytic allows retail, banking, marketing and […]
Fingerprint Cards (FPC) has received its second Design Win (DW) for its swipe sensor technology from one of Japan’s leading and most innovative mobile phone manufacturers. The initial volume is estimated at minimum one million mobile phones and the first model launch is scheduled for the second quarter of 2013. Due to the competitive situation, […]
Fingerprint Cards has won its first mobile phone design win (DW) for its FPC1080A swipe sensor from one of China’s most prominent mobile phone design houses. The design house is providing its solution to multiple Chinese brands and manufacturers and ramp-up is expected in mid-2013. The Design house sold some 30 million mobiles in 2011 […]