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More County Election Boards Look to Biometric Security, Care of BIO-key

More County Election Boards Look to Biometric Security, Care of BIO-key

Biometrics News – Fingerprint Readers “It is vital for the country to maintain the integrity of our election process, which has become increasingly reliant on computers and the Internet, despite the inherent cyber risks.” – Mike DePasquale, CEO, BIO-key Two additional County Election Boards in Florida have opted to use BIO-key‘s biometric technology to help…

Singapore Police Force Secures IT with BIO-key Tech

Singapore Police Force Secures IT with BIO-key Tech

“The technology is expected to ultimately be used by the full 38,500-member roster of the Singapore Police Force, the company indicated.” BIO-key has announced that it has another new high-profile client: The Singapore Police Force will use its biometric authentication technology to control access to secure information. The police agency is already using Active Directory…

BIO-key Tech to Help Secure Elections in Florida

BIO-key Tech to Help Secure Elections in Florida

“We believe BIO-key’s unique, cost effective blend of software and hardware biometric solutions represents a very attractive option for all jurisdictions seeking to enhance the security of their electoral process.” BIO-key is going into politics: The company has announced that its biometric technology has been embraced by two County Election Boards in Florida to improve…

BIO-key Delivers Biometric Login Solution to Hungarian Client

BIO-key Delivers Biometric Login Solution to Hungarian Client

“It’s a testament to our technology and global brand to be recognized and selected by a leader in the IT communications industry from across the globe” -Mike DePasquale, CEO, BIO-key BIO-key has won a new client for its biometric security technology: The company has announced that T-Systems, a Hungarian IT consultancy, has ordered fingerprint scanners…

BIO-key Gets Another Order from the Manufacturing Sector

BIO-key Gets Another Order from the Manufacturing Sector

BIO-key has won over another new client: The company has announced that a molding and tool manufacturer has opted to use its ID Director for Windows software and its EcoID USB fingerprint scanner devices. Together, the solutions add biometric authentication to the client’s IT assets, which now require fingerprint scans from authorized users for access.…

New Client Seeks BIO-key Security After Data Breach

New Client Seeks BIO-key Security After Data Breach

A new client has embraced BIO-key‘s biometric IT access control solutions after suffering a serious data breach, the company says. In a statement, BIO-key didn’t name its client, but said it is “a machine design, engineering and manufacturing firm.” BIO-key explains that the company experienced an internal security breach stemming from a practice of password-sharing…

BIO-key Gets Big New Client as Sense of Urgency Rises Over Data Breaches

BIO-key Gets Big New Client as Sense of Urgency Rises Over Data Breaches

“The growing scope of security breaches is making the need for action increasingly clear, and we are seeing this in our customer dialogues, in the pace of inbound inquiries, and importantly in the shortening of the sales cycle in more and more customer dialogues.” -Mike DePasquale, CEO, BIO-key BIO-key has won a new client in the…

BIO-key Devices Go On Sale In Microsoft Stores

BIO-key Devices Go On Sale In Microsoft Stores

BIO-key has established a couple of important new outlets for its USB fingerprint readers. As Microsoft’s biometric tech partner for Windows 10, the company will see its devices sold in Microsoft retail stores and through its online store, starting this week. For BIO-key CEO Mike DePasquale, it’s another sign of the mainstreaming of biometric technology,…

WATCH: BIO-key Demonstrates The Power of a Touch

WATCH: BIO-key Demonstrates The Power of a Touch

BIO-key has released a new video promoting its plug and play USB biometric fingerprint readers—SideSwipe, SideTouch, and EcoID. The video gives an overview of the technology, complete with product shots and footage of each device in use, making a great case for consumers, enterprises, financial institutions, and healthcare organizations to ditch passwords in favor of…

BIO-key Plug-and-Play Devices Now Available on Amazon

BIO-key Plug-and-Play Devices Now Available on Amazon

Two major BIO-key biometric devices are now available on Amazon.com, the company has announced. Its plug-and-play SideSwipe and EcoID USB fingerprint readers are now available in a package costing only $119.97. The solution is aimed at the enterprise market, enabling companies to take advantage of Windows 10’s sophisticated biometric security capabilities. As BIO-key points out,…

Windows Hello Opening ‘Huge Market’ to BIO-key Solutions: CEO

Windows Hello Opening ‘Huge Market’ to BIO-key Solutions: CEO

BIO-key has been helping Microsoft to spread the word about Windows 10’s biometric security capabilities. The companies recently concluded a 12-city tour that placed a spotlight on Windows Hello, the biometric security apparatus that comes built into the new Windows 10 operating system. BIO-key is helping users to take advantage of Windows Hello via its…

BIO-key to Help Promote Windows Hello in 12-City Event Series

BIO-key to Help Promote Windows Hello in 12-City Event Series

Microsoft is launching a 12-city event series promoting its new Windows 10 operating system and Office 2016 software, and BIO-key will be joining it as the company’s exclusive biometric solutions partner. BIO-key’s main role will be to showcase the biometric capabilities of Windows 10’s Windows Hello security platform, and it’s going to do so via…

BIO-key to Announce Q2 Results August 14

BIO-key to Announce Q2 Results August 14

BIO-key has scheduled a conference call for the announcement of its Q2 results. The call will be broadcast live online at 10am on Friday, August 14th. In announcing the call, BIO-key made no comment on what the second quarter results are going to look like. But the company has previously indicated it has high expectations…

New BIO-key Device Aims to Disrupt Market

New BIO-key Device Aims to Disrupt Market

BIO-key is showing off its latest device, a small, touch-based USB fingerprint reader, at the connect:ID convention this week. The device uses new fingerprint sensor technology from NEXT Biometrics. Using NEXT’s Active Thermal sensor, BIO-key’s EcoID fingerprint reader is being offered as a low-cost, high-performance system compatible with Android and Windows devices. The device is…