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Acuant Brings Biometric ID to Blockchain Banking Platform

Acuant Brings Biometric ID to Blockchain Banking Platform

Biometric technology from Acuant is going to be used to identify users of a new blockchain banking platform. The platform is being developed by XIXOIO, a FinTech startup based in Prague. Explaining the firm’s platform in a statement, XIXOIO founder Nikolay Rozhok said that it’s aimed at using the distributed ledger accounting of blockchain technology…

Survey Research Points to Shifting Attitudes About Airport Biometrics

Survey Research Points to Shifting Attitudes About Airport Biometrics

Americans are ready for airport biometrics, suggests new survey research from Acuant. Conducted by Wakefield Research, an online survey of 1,000 US adults found that 84 percent of respondents believed biometric technology would improve the travel experience at the airport. Fifty-nine percent said they think the technology can improve safety, while 56 percent agreed that…

Veridate Financial Leverages Acuant’s Identity Verification Tech

Veridate Financial Leverages Acuant’s Identity Verification Tech

“The company is now going to leverage three major solutions from Acuant for its onboarding platform: AcuFill, for the capture of digital ID information; AssureID, its document reading system; and Acuant Facial Recognition Match, which enables selfie-based authentication through the use of facial recognition, matching an end user to the image displayed on their official…

AssureID Brings Selfie Authentication to Home Buying

AssureID Brings Selfie Authentication to Home Buying

“We believe in empowering individuals to create secure transactions and found that Acuant has the same mission with products to enable trust while keeping processes streamlined.” – Ryan Harris, CEO, Noodigs An innovative new Acuant client is taking advantage of its AssureID identity verification platform. Called Noodigs, the client is aiming to launch a digital…

Experian Maintains Biometric Focus with Acuant Partnership

Experian Maintains Biometric Focus with Acuant Partnership

Experian is bringing yet more biometric capabilities to its CrossCore anti-fraud platform, thanks to a new partnership with Acuant. The latter is bringing to the table its AssureID solution, which combines document reading with facial recognition in order to match end users against their government-issued IDs. In a statement announcing the partnership, the companies suggested…

Acuant Joins Okta Integration Network

Acuant Joins Okta Integration Network

Acuant identity verification technology has been brought into the Okta Integration Network. The integration means that Okta’s enterprise-focused authentication platform will now offer clients Acuant’s identity document-reading technology, which is designed to assess not only the biographic details found on IDs but also biometric information, ie. the facial images displayed on many such documents. In…

Acuant, iDentyTech Combine Forces for Biometric Access Control

Acuant, iDentyTech Combine Forces for Biometric Access Control

Acuant and iDentyTech have teamed up to bring the former’s document validation technology into the iDentyTech IDT platform. The partnership means that iDentyTech’s kiosks, such as its IDT Virtual Guard Tower, can be used to scan IDs using Acuant’s AssureID solution, which is designed to capture both biometric and biographic data from official identity documents.…

Casino Software Provider Embraces Acuant ID Verification

Casino Software Provider Embraces Acuant ID Verification

“End users will scan their government-issued IDs, and Acuant’s technology will immediately verify their age, allowing the system to issue their player cards.” Acuant‘s identity verification technology has been adopted by MGT Micro Gaming Technologies, a provider of player tracking software to casinos. MGT will use Acuant’s AssureID and AcuFill software for casino guest registration.…

Acuant Adds Tampering Detection to Biometric ID Verification System

Acuant Adds Tampering Detection to Biometric ID Verification System

“Acuant has also separated its identity document library from its underlying software architecture, allowing new kinds of IDs to be added without the need for a whole software upgrade…” Acuant has upgraded its AssureID and FRM identity platforms. The company has added a photo tampering detection feature to Acuant FRM, a biometric document verification system…