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FedID 2018: Aware’s David Benini on Knomi, FIDO Certification, and Cloud vs On-Device

FedID 2018: Aware’s David Benini on Knomi, FIDO Certification, and Cloud vs On-Device

FindBiometrics is in Tampa this week, bringing you live coverage from the 2018 Federal Identity Forum & Exhibition (FedID 2018). During day one on the exhibition floor I interviewed David Benini, Vice President, Marketing & Product at Aware. Our conversation began with discussing Aware’s Knomi biometric software and its recent FIDO certification. We went on…

Aware Wins $38M Contract from UK Home Office

Aware Wins $38M Contract from UK Home Office

“BioSP is the leading biometric platform because of its rich feature set, rapid configurability, and proven reliability for mission-critical applications, all provided as an off-the-shelf software product.” – Rob Mungovan, Vice President Biometrics at Aware. Aware, Inc. has won a major biometric contract with the UK government, the company has announced. It’s going to assist…

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…

Certisign Deal Builds Aware’s Commercial Sector Momentum

Certisign Deal Builds Aware’s Commercial Sector Momentum

A major digital certificates supplier in Brazil has licensed a number of products from Aware, Inc. The company, Certisign, intends to incorporate Aware’s offerings into a cloud-based biometric services system. It’s a major deal for both companies. Certisign is currently Brazil’s largest digital certificates supplier, and its influence extends more broadly into Latin America, servicing…