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Industry Experts to Tackle Healthcare Biometrics This Wednesday in Live Webcast

Industry Experts to Tackle Healthcare Biometrics This Wednesday in Live Webcast

As FindBiometrics’ coverage over the course of the past month has demonstrated, biometric technology is coming to healthcare in a big way. Through reliable and efficient patient identification, strong protection of digital medical records, AI-driven medical diagnosis, and more, biometrics are starting to make a real impact for healthcare providers and patients alike. But with…

VIDEO: HID Global Illustrates How Mobile Tech Can Transform Healthcare

VIDEO: HID Global Illustrates How Mobile Tech Can Transform Healthcare

It has taken a bit of time for the mobile revolution to really reach the healthcare sector in a substantial way, but if the solutions showcased at this year’s HIMSS offer any indication, it’s really happening now. And HID Global, in particular, is illustrating the various ways that cutting-edge mobile technology can offer transformative benefits…

INTERVIEW: Rich Agostinelli, CEO, Crossmatch

INTERVIEW: Rich Agostinelli, CEO, Crossmatch

FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill recently spoke with Crossmatch CEO Rich Agostinelli. The interview begins with talk of the autumn’s big news: in September Crossmatch was acquired by HID Global. After detailing how the acquisition will affect the company, Agostinelli shed some light on Crossmatch’s product line and use cases for its NOMAD biometric readers, as well as…

FedID 2018: The Biometrics Industry Speaks [Audio Interview Roundup]

FedID 2018: The Biometrics Industry Speaks [Audio Interview Roundup]

This week FindBiometrics reported live from the FedID conference in Tampa. High level conversations about biometrics, identity management, access control, credentialing, trust, border control, law enforcement and national security kept the Tampa Convention Center abuzz all week, and our editors Peter Counter and Susan Stover were there to make sure industry leaders and big ideas…

HID Global’s Lumidigm V400-BX Wins Security Products Magazine Award

HID Global’s Lumidigm V400-BX Wins Security Products Magazine Award

“Based on multispectral imaging technology, the ISO/IEC 30107-3 certified sensor incorporates on-device encryption, tamper detection, and liveness detection.” HID Global‘s Lumidigm V400-BX fingerprint sensor has been named Security Products Magazine’s New Product of the Year in the category of “Access Control–Biometrics”, the company has announced. Based on multispectral imaging technology, the ISO/IEC 30107-3 certified sensor incorporates on-device…

HID Global Acquires Crossmatch

HID Global Acquires Crossmatch

“Adding Crossmatch to our company will extend HID’s market leadership in the trusted identity space and allow us to fulfill the promise of biometrics in critical identity applications.” –Stefan Widing, President and CEO, HID Global ASSA ABLOY, the parent company of HID Global, has acquired secure identity solutions provider Crossmatch. In announcing the acquisition, the…

HID Global Fingerprint Solution Gets Perfect Score in iBeta’s PAD Testing

HID Global Fingerprint Solution Gets Perfect Score in iBeta’s PAD Testing

“Deployed globally, these fingerprint sensors authenticate billions of transactions annually.  They provide trust whenever they are used to validate a person’s identity to grant access, deliver services or distribute funds, because each time they ensure that fingerprint data is from a real person rather than a fake or stolen sample.” – Michael Chaudoin, VP Product Management…

HID Global Announces Two Major Appointments to Executive Team

HID Global Announces Two Major Appointments to Executive Team

“I am pleased that we have added top talent to HID’s senior leadership team and strengthened our ability to deliver on our exciting vision for the future.” – Stefan Widing, President and CEO of HID Global. HID Global has burnished its executive acumen with two high-profile new appointments. The company’s new VP and Citizen ID Business…

HID Global Helps Secure Argentinians’ Biometric Passport Data

HID Global Helps Secure Argentinians’ Biometric Passport Data

HID Global has won a contract to provide the Argentine government with an upgraded ePassport that will both reduce costs and improve security, the company says. One of the new passport’s security features, radio-frequency shield built into the ePassport’s cover will help to protect the biometric and biographic citizen data stored in the card’s embedded…

HID Global Seeks to Leverage FIDO2 for Microsoft Authentication

HID Global Seeks to Leverage FIDO2 for Microsoft Authentication

HID Global has embraced the new FIDO2 standard, announcing a new HID smart card featuring a FIDO2 credential. The company is working with Microsoft to enable login to Windows and other software and devices via its smart card solution. FIDO2 is the new flagship authentication standard of the FIDO Alliance. It’s key innovation over previous…

HID Global Seeks to Seize Opportunity of Mexico’s Biometric Banking Regulations

HID Global Seeks to Seize Opportunity of Mexico’s Biometric Banking Regulations

“Seeking to seize the opportunity, HID Global has announced that it will demo its solutions at Expo Seguridad Mexico, a major security exhibition slated to run from April 24th to 26th in Mexico City.” HID Global is looking to put its biometric solutions front of mind for financial institutions in Mexico as they prepare for the…

AUDIO INTERVIEW: Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb, Mobile Solutions Strategy, HID Global, Talks The Future of Mobile ID Solutions at MWC 2018

AUDIO INTERVIEW: Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb, Mobile Solutions Strategy, HID Global, Talks The Future of Mobile ID Solutions at MWC 2018

It’s Mobile World Congress 2018 this week, and FindBiometrics is bringing you coverage straight from the international conference in Barcelona. Reporting live from the exhibition floor, FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill connected with Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb, Mobile Solutions Strategy, HID Global. Jogand-Coulomb discussed the mobile ID solutions on the horizon for HID, with GSMA and other players…

Linking EPCS to Drug Monitoring Programs Could Help Fight Opioid Crisis: HID Global

Linking EPCS to Drug Monitoring Programs Could Help Fight Opioid Crisis: HID Global

HID Global is urging policymakers in the US to link electronic prescriptions for controlled substances (EPCS) to the databases of prescription drug monitoring programs as a means of combating America’s opioid addiction crisis. Jerry Cox, part of HID Global’s IdenTrust team, put forward the argument at this week’s Food & Drug Administration hearings on the…

HID Global Provides ePassport Solution for Tanzania

HID Global Provides ePassport Solution for Tanzania

HID Global is lending a hand in the digital transformation of Tanzania’s citizen ID and border control programs. The company has revealed that it is the primary supplier of the country’s new electronic passports. The announcement comes in the same week as the news that Vision-Box biometric border screening technology is now being used at…

HID Approve Gets Face ID Support on iPhone X

HID Approve Gets Face ID Support on iPhone X

Apple iPhone X users will now have another meaning of “face time” with HID Global announcing Face ID support on its HID Approve two-factor mobile authentication and verification platform. The new facial recognition feature is a way for users to ensure more secure access, and avoid fraud, theft, cyber threats, or misuse. “With the growing…

HID Global Upgrades its Credential Management System Platform

HID Global Upgrades its Credential Management System Platform

HID Global has upgraded its Credential Management System platform. ActivID CMS 5.0 introduces support for virtual smart cards, allowing for digital credentials to be deployed in mobile devices. It also takes advantage of Windows software to enable simplified credential deployment, with cloud-based management capabilities. And ActivID CMS 5.0 is compliant with FIPS 201 standard, including…

HID Global Teams with R&D Lab to Develop Anti-Fraud Solutions for Financial Services

HID Global Teams with R&D Lab to Develop Anti-Fraud Solutions for Financial Services

HID Global has announced a new partnership aimed at developing anti-fraud technologies for the financial services sector. Its new partner, ThreatMark, bills itself as an R&D lab specializing in malware detection, artificial intelligence, and behavioral biometrics. The firm is based in the Czech Republic and has a London office as well. In a statement announcing…

Silicon Review Names HID Global a ‘Vendor to Watch’

Silicon Review Names HID Global a ‘Vendor to Watch’

HID Global has received some new accolades from The Silicon Review: In a statement, the company has announced that it has been named “one of the top cyber security vendors to watch in 2017.” The company says it received this recognition thanks to its expanding presence in the digital security market, and because of its…

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