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FedID: Interview With Green Bit’s Nadia Reid [AUDIO]

FedID: Interview With Green Bit’s Nadia Reid [AUDIO]

The inaugural FedID conference is currently underway in Washington D.C. and FindBiometrics is there on the show floor. Reporting from the exhibition floor, FindBiometrics president Peter O’Neill spoke with Nadia Reid, VP of Business and Sales Development, Green Bit. The interview begins with talk of what makes Green Bit stand out as a company in…

Green Bit to Unveil MultiScan527t at FedID 2017

Green Bit to Unveil MultiScan527t at FedID 2017

Green Bit will unveil its new MultiScan527t solution at next week’s FedID 2017 conference in Washington, the company has announced. It’s an upgrade to the original MultiScan527 palm and fingerprint scanner launched in 2013, and features faster acquisition and USB 3.0 connectivity, as well as a 3.2″ LCD touchscreen and an integrated heater designed to…

Green Bit Celebrates 20 Years Of Biometrics

Green Bit Celebrates 20 Years Of Biometrics

Italy-based fingerprint biometrics specialist Green Bit is celebrating its 20th anniversary this week. Its work started in earnest back in 1997, when the company began work on its DSU 203 access control solutions. Within just a couple of years, the company got its first international tender with the support of the Italian State Police, and…

Green Bit Moves to N2N Challenge Finals

Green Bit Moves to N2N Challenge Finals

Green Bit is a finalist in the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA)’s Nail-to-Nail Fingerprint Challenge, the company has announced. Launched in near the start of this year, the N2N Challenge is aimed at spurring the development of technology that can automate the scanning of a full fingerprint, from nailbed to nailbed. The process as currently…

Green Bit Appoints New US Sales VP

Green Bit Appoints New US Sales VP

Green Bit has hired a new VP of Sales and Business Development for its US subsidiary. Nadia Reid joins Green Bit Americas effective March 1st. Reid comes to the company after a six-year stint as Sales Director for Laxton Group Limited, a company specializing in self-service kiosks, digital signage, music equipment, and other ICT support offerings.…

Law Enforcement Biometrics Month: The Roundup

Law Enforcement Biometrics Month: The Roundup

September has been Law Enforcement Biometrics Month here at FindBiometrics, in which we shed a spotlight on the many solutions and applications of identity tech in justice related verticals. From featured articles, to industry news coverage, to the latest entry in our renowned webinar series – September allowed us to give law enforcement due process…

Green Bit to Debut New Hardware and Software at GIS

Green Bit to Debut New Hardware and Software at GIS

Green Bit will be showcasing its DactyID20 fingerprint scanner at booth 515 during next week’s GIS. Italy-based Green Bit is getting ready to unveil new hardware and software at next week’s Global Identity Summit (GIS) in Florida. The hardware will come in the form of the DactyID20 fingerprint scanner. It’s the first in a new line…

Green Bit to Showcase New DactyScan Fingerprint Scanner at connect:ID

Green Bit to Showcase New DactyScan Fingerprint Scanner at connect:ID

Green Bit is taking advantage of next week’s connect:ID expo in Washington to show off the latest product in its DactyScan line, the company has announced. Called the DactyScan84t, it’s a ten-print scanner boasting of fast speeds and reliable hardware. It’s a USB 3.0 compliant device can perform a four-finger scan in under 1.2 seconds, and can…

Green Bit to Provide Biometric Scanners for Jordan eID Project

Green Bit to Provide Biometric Scanners for Jordan eID Project

Biometrics specialist Green Bit has secured a deal to provide the Jordanian government with crucial technology for the country’s electronic ID project. The Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (MoICT) has ordered an undisclosed number of Green Bit’s MultiScan527 palm- and fingerprint scanners. It’s a scanning device compliant with the FBI’s EBTS Appendix P standard,…

National ID Month: 4 Biometric Countries

National ID Month: 4 Biometric Countries

National eID card programs are set to encompass half the world population in three years time, according to a report by Acuity Market Intelligence, and biometrics play a key role in said initiatives. September is National ID Month at FindBiometrics, in which we have been taking an in depth look at this proliferating global market…

National ID Month: Biometrics and Refugees

National ID Month: Biometrics and Refugees

The Crisis Forced displacement is a global problem born as the result of persecution and conflict. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)’s 2014 Global Trends report, by the end of last year there were 59.5 million forcibly displaced persons worldwide, 19.5 million of which are counted as refugees. To illustrate the…

National ID Month: 4 Aspects of Aadhaar

National ID Month: 4 Aspects of Aadhaar

India can boast the most ambitious large scale national ID project in the world. The nation’s’ UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) was created in 2009 to spearhead the Aadhaar number program, which seeks to biometrically register India’s massive population and serve each citizen with a unique 12-digit ID number correlated to their nationally stored…

National ID Month: The Primer

National ID Month: The Primer

Among the largest biometrics technology deployments in the world you will find government applications of national ID. Massive biometrics databases, containing citizen biometric data, allowing the countries that employ them to dole out essential services, conduct elections, keep track of visitors and more. September is National ID Month at FindBiometrics in which we will be…

Interview with Christian Rutigliano of Green Bit

Interview with Christian Rutigliano of Green Bit

Interview with Christian Rutigliano,  International Sales Manager, Green Bit Peter O’Neill, president of FindBiometrics, recently had a chance to speak with Christian Rutigliano, the international sales manager of Green Bit, a global fingerprint biometrics company. The conversation begins with an overview of the company’s long and involved history in the fingerprint biometrics market, before going…