Access Control

Access Control Company Places Order for NEXT Fingerprint Sensors

Access Control Company Places Order for NEXT Fingerprint Sensors

NEXT Biometrics has received a substantial purchase order worth roughly $100,000. The order concerns fingerprint sensor modules that NEXT expects to deliver in the fourth quarter of 2019 and into 2020. The announcement did not reveal which company placed the order, but did disclose that it came from an existing NEXT customer that planned to…

Invixium Looks to Expand with $3.5 Million in CIBC Financing

Invixium Looks to Expand with $3.5 Million in CIBC Financing

“We are well positioned to capitalize on the global trend towards utilizing biometric authentication for enterprise security and productivity.” CIBC Innovation Banking is backing Invixium to the tune of $3.5 million in debt financing, giving the Ontario-based biometric security startup an infusion of capital that will be used to fuel growth in the coming years.…

AEOS Access Control Platform Integrates Suprema Fingerprint Tech

AEOS Access Control Platform Integrates Suprema Fingerprint Tech

“To make the transition as smooth as possible, Nedap developed a new Bio-API that makes it easier to incorporate biometric technology into AEOS.” The Dutch company Nedap has announced that it will be integrating Suprema’s fingerprint recognition tech – specifically the BioStar 2 solution – into its AEOS access control platform. The move is part…

ZKTeco Sees Strong Interest in Biometric Facial Recognition Tech at Peru Seminar

ZKTeco Sees Strong Interest in Biometric Facial Recognition Tech at Peru Seminar

“Guests were able to see live demonstrations of ZKTeco’s security solutions, with ZKTeco suggesting in a post on its website that most of attendees were particularly interested in its ‘visible light’ facial recognition technology for access control.” ZKTeco‘s marketing roadshow was back in Peru recently, with the company having organized a seminar at a Sonesta…

ZKTeco Throws ‘Iftar Party’ in Bangladesh

ZKTeco Throws ‘Iftar Party’ in Bangladesh

“ZKTeco says its seminar event saw 120 attendees, and that it showcased solutions pertaining to time and attendance tracking, access control, Point of Sale, and smart locks, as well as its ‘Visible Light Face Recognition’ system.” ZKTeco has been pursuing a regionally-focused marketing strategy for its security solutions, and recently held one of its most…

ZKTeco Celebrates ‘Outstanding’ Showing at ISC West

ZKTeco Celebrates ‘Outstanding’ Showing at ISC West

ZKTeco is celebrating “another outstanding performance” at a major security trade show, recounting its showing at the recent ISC West 2019 event in a new blog post. The company’s focus at this event was on facial recognition technology, with ZKTeco showcasing its applications of the biometric technology in the areas of access control, time and…

Enterprise Biometrics Month: The Roundup

Enterprise Biometrics Month: The Roundup

As the biometrics revolution has continued to accelerate over the last several years, the enterprise sector has proven to be one of the ripest areas of adoption. Businesses and other organizations have always had particular security needs, and in the past these have been met with solutions like office keys and security guards. But as…

BioConnect Explains Duo Integration’s Strong, Simple Access Control

BioConnect Explains Duo Integration’s Strong, Simple Access Control

“As BioConnect CEO Rob Douglas explained in a show floor interview at ISC West, the aim is to unify digital and physical access security, so that a user only needs to authenticate through a single platform for both.” In the wake of its big announcement about partnering with Duo, BioConnect is now spelling out exactly…

ZKTeco Celebrates Third Philippines Seminar

ZKTeco Celebrates Third Philippines Seminar

ZKTeco has held its third seminar in the Philippines, further entrenching the company’s presence in the region. With previous events having been held in Luzon and the Mindanao Islands, ZKTeco’s latest was a seminar on Visayas Island in Cebu Province. Celebrating the event’s success in a post on its website, the company explained that “[p]eople…

INTERVIEW: Philip Beck, CEO, Ipsidy

INTERVIEW: Philip Beck, CEO, Ipsidy

FindBiometrics president Peter O’Neill recently spoke with Philip Beck, CEO of Ipsidy – a leading provider of mobile biometric security solutions. The conversation begins with an overview of the company’s history and a rundown of its product lineup. Beck and O’Neill proceed to discuss some of the big biometric trends of 2019 as outlined by…

Healthcare Biometrics Webinar: The Identity Revolution Comes to Healthcare

Healthcare Biometrics Webinar: The Identity Revolution Comes to Healthcare

On Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 11 AM Eastern, Healthcare Biometrics Month came to an end with the expert webinar: ‘The Identity Revolution Comes to Healthcare.’ FindBiometrics and HIMSS presented an interactive discussion about biometrics and identity verification in the booming global healthcare market featuring an expert panel: Peter Counter, Managing Editor, FindBiometrics (moderator) Rod…

Deployment at Jordanian Uranium Mining Site Showcases Ruggedness of Invixium Tech

Deployment at Jordanian Uranium Mining Site Showcases Ruggedness of Invixium Tech

“The end user is very satisfied with the performance of the Invixium products, specifically authentication speed and low rejection rate, which is close to zero.” – Ibrahim Sawalha, Managing Partner, Electrosec An extreme new deployment is demonstrating the ruggedness of Invixium‘s IXM Titan biometric terminal. The deceptively sleek-looking solution is now being used for access…

ZKTeco Celebrates Cricket Tourney Final

ZKTeco Celebrates Cricket Tourney Final

“ZKTeco’s participation as a sponsor offers another indication of the biometric security specialist’s regionally-focused approach to fostering business partnerships.” ZKTeco‘s ongoing promotional tour took a different tack recently, with the company sponsoring a cricket tournament held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The “ECS Cricket Tournament 2018” was organized by Elephant Road Computer Samity (abbreviated “ECS”), a domestic…

Invixium Shows Biometric Terminal in Action [VIDEO]

Invixium Shows Biometric Terminal in Action [VIDEO]

Invixium is showing off its flagship facial recognition terminal with a real-world deployment. The company has published a new video of the IXM Titan in action, deployed for time and attendance tracking at a very active construction site in an undisclosed location. The sleek, compact terminal stands out amid the rubble, and demonstrates its effectiveness…

New Smart Doorbell Identifies Familiar Faces

New Smart Doorbell Identifies Familiar Faces

Another player has entered the ‘smart doorbell’ market: Tuya Smart, a firm with offices in Guangdong, Hangzhou, and California, has taken the occasion of CES 2019 to announce its AI Video Doorbell. The doorbell uses a built-in camera to identify familiar faces that have been added to a ‘whitelist’ of authorized visitors, and can send…

INTERVIEW: Raymond So, General Manager, ZKTeco H.K.

INTERVIEW: Raymond So, General Manager, ZKTeco H.K.

The biometrics industry is broad, with plenty of room for niche players focusing on specific areas like facial recognition for smartphone unlocking or fitness-tracking earbuds. But there are some major players who have managed over the years to become successful solutions providers across a diverse range of solutions and applications, and ZKTeco has been a…

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