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Aware CEO Highlights Knomi Solution in Q3 Update

Aware CEO Highlights Knomi Solution in Q3 Update

Aware CEO Kevin Russell highlighted the company’s announcement of Knomi, its new mobile authentication solution based on behavioral, facial, and voice recognition. Aware, Inc. has issued its corporate update for the third quarter. Revenues for the quarter came in at $5.9 million, the same as in the corresponding quarter in 2016. Net income meanwhile, decreased from…

Knomi Mobile Authentication System Combines Behavioral, Face & Voice Biometrics

Knomi Mobile Authentication System Combines Behavioral, Face & Voice Biometrics

“…Knomi also features ‘proprietary liveness detection techniques that use both passive and interactive methods’ to thwart spoofing attempts.” Aware, Inc. has announced a new mobile authentication solution that combines behavioral biometrics with facial and voice recognition. Called Knomi, the solution is available as a package of SDKs. It can be deployed either as a server-based…

Aware, Inc. Posts Q2 Update

Aware, Inc. Posts Q2 Update

Aware, Inc. has posted its results for the second quarter of 2017. Compared to Q2 of 2016, revenues were down by 60 percent, coming in at $2.7 million, against $6.9 million last year. Net income came in at $0.2 million, compared to $1.4 million in Q2 of 2016. Looking more broadly to the first half…

Aware Inc. Q1 Results Meet Company’s Expectations

Aware Inc. Q1 Results Meet Company’s Expectations

Aware, Inc. has announced its Q1 results for 2017, the quarter having concluded March 31st. The company’s revenues decreased by about 10 percent compared to Q1 of 2016, dropping from $4.8 million to $4.3 million. Net income also decreased, from $0.6 million in Q1 of 2016 to $0.4 million in this latest quarter. In a…

Aware Announces First in New ‘Indigo’ Line of SaaS Services

Aware Announces First in New ‘Indigo’ Line of SaaS Services

Aware, Inc. has announced a new software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for biometric onboarding and matching. Called Indigo|Onboard, it’s the first in the company’s new Indigo line of SaaS offerings. Aware says the new solution offers browser-based face and even fingerprint scanning through the company’s WebEnroll system. Biometric records can then be searched through a separate application,…

Mobile Biometrics Month 2017: The Roundup

Mobile Biometrics Month 2017: The Roundup

The end of March is upon us and with it we must bring Mobile Biometrics Month 2017 to a close. For the past five weeks we have brought you special featured coverage on the topic of mobile biometrics with interviews, live events coverage, insightful articles, and our usual brand of industry news. Here’s a look…

Aware Inc. Goes From Dual Leadership to Sole CEO

Aware Inc. Goes From Dual Leadership to Sole CEO

“The company’s other co-CEO and co-President, Kevin T. Russell, is now its sole CEO and President, as well as General Counsel.” A chief executive of biometric software and services provider Aware, Inc. is stepping down. The company has announced that Richard Moberg is leaving his post as co-Chief Executive Officer, co-President, CFO and Treasurer. In…

Aware Year-End Results Show ‘Strong Financial Performance’

Aware Year-End Results Show ‘Strong Financial Performance’

“In explaining the strong revenue and income performance for 2016, Aware credited major biometric licensing sales to the US Marine Corps, the Navy, and a government integrator.” Aware, Inc. has announced its Q4 and year-end results for 2016. Compared to Q4 of 2015, revenues were down, from $6.9 million to $3.9 million. Operating income also…

Aware Software Provides Biometric Assist to DoD Applicant Screening

Aware Software Provides Biometric Assist to DoD Applicant Screening

Aware, Inc.‘s technology is being used in a big new screening system for employment applications going through the US Department of Defense (DoD). Called SWFT Plus Enrollment, or “SWFT+”, the system is based on biometric capture and is administered by the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC). Applicants’ fingerprints are collected using a web application, and…

US Marine Corps Contract Mobile Biometric Identification Tech

US Marine Corps Contract Mobile Biometric Identification Tech

The United States Marine Corps is going to start using biometric identification technology provided by Aware, Inc. Announcing the contract in a statement, Aware said the Marines will use a modified version of the URC|Tactical software the company has previously provided to the US Navy. The software system is designed to run on third-party mobile…

Aware, Inc. Sees Upswing in Q2 Revenues, Income

Aware, Inc. Sees Upswing in Q2 Revenues, Income

Biometric solutions provider Aware, Inc. has posted its Q2 results for 2016. Things are looking up. Compared against the second quarter of 2015, the company’s revenues increased 53 percent, rising from $4.5 million to $6.9 million. Aware’s net income is also up, at $1.4 million compared to $0.3 million in Q2 of 2015. Looking at…

Four New Members Join IBIA’s Ranks

Four New Members Join IBIA’s Ranks

The International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA) has welcomed four new members to its ranks, and they include some big names. One is the University of Buffalo’s Center for Unified Biometrics and Sensors, or CUBS. The academic body researches and develops biometric technologies for both civilian and government security applications, and as such could be…

INTERVIEW: Aware’s David Benini

INTERVIEW: Aware’s David Benini

FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill recently had the chance to speak with David Benini, VP of Marketing at Aware—an industry veteran biometric software company. After a brief recap of the company’s long history, Benini gave insight into how Aware has maintained its leading position for over 20 years in the dynamic biometrics industry. The conversation went…

Aware, Inc. Announces Q1 Results, Common Stock Purchase Authorization

Aware, Inc. Announces Q1 Results, Common Stock Purchase Authorization

Biometric software specialist Aware, Inc. has posted a fiscal update on the Q1 of this year. It was a positive quarter for the company. Revenues rose by 17 percent compared to Q1 of 2015, reaching $4.8 million, compared to $4.1 million. Net income was also up, rising from $0.3 million in Q1 of 2015 to…

Aware, Inc. Posts Results for Third Quarter

Aware, Inc. Posts Results for Third Quarter

Biometric technology developer Aware, Inc. has announced its fiscal results for the third quarter of 2015. The results are indicative of what co-CEO Rick Moberg called in a press release “an unusual financial quarter” for the company. The good news is that Aware remains very profitable. The company brought in $4 million in revenue for…

News Roundup: GIS 2015, National ID

News Roundup: GIS 2015, National ID

Last week at FindBiometrics we kicked off the fall conference season at the Global Identity Summit (GIS 2015) while preparations were made for ASIS 2015. Fingerprints remained the dominant modality in the industry news as our featured look at National ID had us talking about ambitious biometric deployments all across the globe. Here are last…

Aware Launches New Identity Platform

Aware Launches New Identity Platform

Aware, Inc. has announced a new cluster computing platform ahead of the connect:ID expo later this month. Called Astra, the platform is designed to perform identity-related security tasks on a highly scalable basis. Such tasks include identity analytics, biometric authentication, biometric search, and deduplication, among others. The system can quickly search huge biometric databases, and employs a…