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ImageWare to Issue Q3 Update November 14

ImageWare to Issue Q3 Update November 14

Biometric identity solutions provider ImageWare Systems has set a date for its Q3 update. The company will post its results on November 14th, and CEO Jim Miller and CFO Wayne Wetherell will host a conference call that same day to discuss the results. In its previous quarterly update, the company reported revenues of about $1…

Fujitsu Smart Origination Gets GoVerifyID

Fujitsu Smart Origination Gets GoVerifyID

ImageWare’s GoVerifyID technology has been integrated into Fujitsu’s Smart Origination platform. It’s a system designed to enable fast and simple user authentication through a smartphone. In a statement announcing the collaboration, the companies explained that the system “utilizes the camera on the applicant’s smartphone device along with the ImageWare GoVerifyID biometric SaaS offering to collect,…

GoVerifyID Comes to Enterprise Cloud Development Platform

GoVerifyID Comes to Enterprise Cloud Development Platform

A Fujitsu subsidiary is bringing ImageWare technology to its platform. Called RunMyProcess, it’s an innovation arm of Fujitsu offering a cloud-based development platform for enterprise apps. And it’s now struck a deal with ImageWare to bring the latter’s multi-modal biometric identity management platform, GoVerifyID, to its clients. The aim is essentially to give clients working…

Fujitsu Brings GoVerifyID to BaaS Platform

Fujitsu Brings GoVerifyID to BaaS Platform

Fujitsu has upgraded its Biometric-as-a-Service solution. Available via Fujitsu Cloud Service S5, the platform now features the latest partner software via Fujitsu Software Enterprise Service Catalog Manager, including ImageWare’s GoVerifyID biometric identity management platform. In a statement announcing the integration, Fujitsu Canada Global Biometric Community Lead Derek Northrope credited the growth of mobile biometrics as…

ImageWare Eyes Growth with New Board Appointment

ImageWare Eyes Growth with New Board Appointment

ImageWare has appointed tech industry veteran Dana Kammersgard to its board of directors. The appointment suggests anticipated growth on the company’s part. Kammersgard is a co-founder of Artecon, for which he served as director when it merged with Box Hill Systems Corp. in 1999 to create data storage company Dot Hill Systems. After serving in…

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

March is coming to a close and with it we are bringing an end to Mobile Biometrics Month 2016. Throughout the month we have been taking a special look at the current state of mobile biometrics, culminating in our special webinar, Mobile Revolution 2.0: Biometrics, Smartphones, IoT. Of course, March had its share of industry news…

ImageWare Leverages Amazon Web Services as New Technology Partner

ImageWare Leverages Amazon Web Services as New Technology Partner

ImageWare is leveraging the power of Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver its multi-modal biometric authentication solutions, the company has announced. It is now an AWS Partner Network (APN) Technology Partner. This means that the identity solutions provider will now be able to host its GoMobile Interactive platform on AWS cloud computing services, offering it to GoVerifyID app…

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: 4 Ways Biometrics Are Making it To End Users

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: 4 Ways Biometrics Are Making it To End Users

Mobile biometrics are making it into the hands of end users everywhere and in more ways than one. While Touch ID is often credited for bringing biometrics to consumers, a combination of password fatigue, demand for security, and exciting use cases has helped next gen mobile authentication reach a critical mass. Here are four ways…

WATCH: Industry Experts Discuss the Future of Mobile Biometrics

WATCH: Industry Experts Discuss the Future of Mobile Biometrics

Today marked the occasion of our exclusive webinar event Mobile Revolution 2.0: Biometrics, Smartphones, IoT, which brought together an expert panel to discuss the current outlook on the mobile biometrics industry. The webcast begins with Acuity Market Intelligence principal Maxine Most presenting her latest findings pertaining to mobility, biometrics and identity. Most then joined co-panelists…

ImageWare Announces Results for Q4, 2015

ImageWare Announces Results for Q4, 2015

Identity solutions provider ImageWare has announced its Q4 fiscal results for 2015. The company’s revenues for the quarter reached $0.9 million, compared to $1.2 million in Q4 of 2014. In a statement announcing the quarter’s results, the company credited the reduction in revenues to lower royalty revenues from its older ID card software. Net loss…

Mobile Biometrics Are Mainstream, So What’s Next?

Mobile Biometrics Are Mainstream, So What’s Next?

UPDATE: Watch the full presentation of Mobile Revolution 2.0: Biometrics, Smartphones, IoT now! About 600 million smartphones with biometric sensors are currently in use, according to new research from Acuity Market Intelligence. That number is approximately 28 percent of the total number of smartphone devices on a global scale, says the firm. What’s more, there is a…

ImageWare to Announce 2015, Q4 Results March 16th

ImageWare to Announce 2015, Q4 Results March 16th

Identity solutions provider ImageWare Systems will issue its Q4 2015 and year-end results March 16th, the company has announced. CEO Jim Miller and CFO Wayne Wetherell will host a conference call at 11:00am ET that day to discuss the corporate update. No preliminary details have been offered, but the company’s last corporate update, detailing last year’s…

Aruba Integrates ImageWare Biometrics Tech

Aruba Integrates ImageWare Biometrics Tech

“It’s the latest of a number of partner integrations for ImageWare’s GoVerifyID, bringing to Aruba ClearPass the advantages of biometric security.” Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has announced a new enterprise connectivity solutions portfolio featuring an upgraded ClearPass security system that now includes biometric multi-factor authentication care of ImageWare technology. Aruba’s new portfolio includes Aruba Clarity, a system for…

ImageWare To Continue Supporting Dept. of Veterans Affairs

ImageWare To Continue Supporting Dept. of Veterans Affairs

ImageWare Systems has won a contract along with partner Four Points Technology to continue offering software support to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Covering the next two years, the VA contract could be worth as much as $3 million if all of its options are pursued. The extension builds upon services the companies have already…

Approval Imminent For 11th ImageWare Patent

Approval Imminent For 11th ImageWare Patent

The US Patent and Trademark Office is ready to approve a new patent filed by ImageWare. The company received notice of allowance—essentially, acknowledgement that a patent has passed internal review—for its 11th patent, “Multi-Modal Biometric Database Searching Methods”. The patent refers to technology used in IWS Biometric Engine, the company’s flagship product. It’s a system…

ImageWare Q3 Results Show Increasing Revenues

ImageWare Q3 Results Show Increasing Revenues

ImageWare has issued its third quarter results. The fiscal update indicates positive trends, with net loss shrinking and revenues climbing. While the company posted a net loss of $2.2 million in Q3 of last year, its net loss for Q3 this year is down to $1.9 million. Meanwhile, revenues are up 29 percent against last…

News Roundup: Biometrics In Banking

News Roundup: Biometrics In Banking

This past week at FindBiometrics: Financial Biometrics Month continued as we examined the benefits of biometric banking and released new videos from the recent Money20/20 conference. In the news we saw novelty, innovation and diversity when reporting on new products and integrations, while Q3 2015 reports kept trickling in. Here is a look back on…

VIDEO: ImageWare Systems at Money20/20

VIDEO: ImageWare Systems at Money20/20

At the end of October, FindBiometrics—in its effort to bring strong identity management to the end user community—brought biometrics to Money20/20, hosting the extremely popular panel: Biometric Identity & Its Applications in Financial Services & Payments. Biometrics weren’t confined to the stage at the Las Vegas conference, however, and Peter O’Neill, president and founder of FindBiometrics,  caught…

ImageWare to Announce Q3 Results Nov. 16

ImageWare to Announce Q3 Results Nov. 16

Biometric identity solutions provider ImageWare Systems will announce its third quarter fiscal results on November 16th, the company says. The Q3 update will be issued after markets close, and ImageWare will host a conference call the following day at 11:00 a.m. ET. Both CEO Jim Miller and CFO Wayne Wetherell will be on hand for…

Cloud2Drive Debuts on Amazon Web Services

Cloud2Drive Debuts on Amazon Web Services

Extenua and ImageWare‘s Cloud2Drive system has launched, the companies have announced. The platform has now made its debut on Amazon Web Services. The system is essentially a cloud storage platform using ImageWare’s multimodal biometric identification technology for user authentication. It also features what the companies call “the industry’s most hardened encryption system”, as well as…

Mobile Identity Month: 3 Unique Vertical Applications

Mobile Identity Month: 3 Unique Vertical Applications

Thanks to the mainstream biometrics boom that followed in the wake of Apple’s Touch ID announcement in 2013, mobile biometric technology has a reputation of being primarily focused on consumer markets. Smartphones, wearables, tablets, PCs and mobile wallets are the popular face of mobile identity, but they are far from the whole story. The mobile…

Mobile Identity Month: The Role Of Flexibility

Mobile Identity Month: The Role Of Flexibility

Last week as part of Mobile Identity Month at FindBiometrics we explored the concept of multimodality in mobile authentication. Of course, thanks to the recent mainstreaming of biometric technology, as well as major innovations in cost, size and availability, we now have the privilege of going beyond the concept and looking  into practice. There are…

Mobile Identity Month: The Multimodal Mindset

Mobile Identity Month: The Multimodal Mindset

Versatility Mobile devices are powerful pieces of technology. Enabling an unprecedented level of communication via multiple channels and methods, smartphones are designed to capture our human experience and translate it to the digital world. When it comes to the context of our lives – what we do, what we hear, see and think – the…

Webinar: Mobile Biometrics & Digital Identity

Webinar: Mobile Biometrics & Digital Identity

New research from Acuity Market Intelligence predicts massive growth for the global mobile biometrics market. Valued at $1.6 Billion in 2014, the firm predicts that the market will grow at a CAGR of 67 percent and hit a whopping $34.6 billion in 2020. This is not just big news for the identity industry, it’s good…

Mobile Identity Month: The Primer

Mobile Identity Month: The Primer

Mobility and biometrics are at a mutual point of transformation thanks to a perfect alignment of factors. To celebrate the resulting boom in biometrics, FindBiometrics is pleased to announce that October is Mobile Identity Month. Throughout the next four weeks we will be taking a featured look at how biometrics and mobility are converging, the…

Introducing “Mobile Biometrics & The Next Generation of Digital Identity”

Introducing “Mobile Biometrics & The Next Generation of Digital Identity”

October is Mobile Identity Month at FindBiometrics and for the next four weeks we will be placing a featured focus on the intersection of mobility, strong authentication, digital identity, connectivity and, of course, biometric technology. That’s why next week we are inviting readers of FindBiometrics and the rest of the identity community to participate in…

ImageWare Posts Major Q2 Revenue Increase

ImageWare Posts Major Q2 Revenue Increase

ImageWare Systems, Inc. has announced its fiscal results for the second quarter of 2015. Along with a corporate update, the results paint a picture of a company on the verge of a potential breakthrough in its business. ImageWare saw both a major increase in its revenues and a decrease in its losses. Revenues for Q2…

ImageWare Biometrics Integrating With Major IDaaS Platform

ImageWare Biometrics Integrating With Major IDaaS Platform

Lockheed Martin is planning to offer the service to major clients, most notably the US government via SolaS, its community cloud computing platform. ImageWare Systems has sealed a major new deal with Lockheed Martin. Its Biometric Engine, which recently won patent approval in Canada and Australia, is being integrated into Lockheed Martin’s cloud-based Identity as a…

ImageWare Brings Biometrics to Online Auctions

ImageWare Brings Biometrics to Online Auctions

A prominent online auction website is adopting biometric authentication for its members. OnlineAuction.com (OLA) has contracted ImageWare Systems to provide the technology, which will be used to authenticate the identities of the company’s 200,000 online auction members. The technology will come in the form of ImageWare’s GoVerifyID software, a platform that has proven popular, with…

ImageWare Announces Patent Approval in Two Countries

Identity management solutions provider ImageWare Systems, Inc. has received patent approval in Canada and Australia for its multimodal biometric ID platform, the company has announced. The patents are for its IWS Biometric Engine, and complement a previous patent award in the US. The platform is basically a highly scalable biometric ID management system. It’s both…

News Roundup: Accomplishment and Innovation

News Roundup: Accomplishment and Innovation

This past week at FindBiometrics the news was filled with accomplishments and endorsements. Expansions and contracts also made headlines, rounding out a week that saw an number of research reports and Q1 fiscal updates. Here is a look at the top identity management stories from the week that was. Mobility and Authentication The two most popular…

ImageWare Continues Through Transition Period

ImageWare Continues Through Transition Period

ImageWare’s transition period continues as the company’s many new partnerships slowly begin to realize planned products and services, the company says. In announcing its Q1 2015 results yesterday, ImageWare posted a net loss of $2.3 million. That’s a bigger net loss than the one from a year ago, which was $1.7 million for the 2014…

Secure Enterprise Cloud Storage Coming From ImageWare

Secure Enterprise Cloud Storage Coming From ImageWare

Biometric authentication solutions provider ImageWare Systems has teamed up with Extenua, Inc., an enterprise cloud storage specialist, to develop a new cloud storage system for enterprise applications. The companies are calling their Cloud2Drive system “the first end-to-end enterprise secure cloud storage, data encryption and multi-modal biometric identity management platform for office and mobile devices.” It’s…

Logistics Firm Marketing ImageWare Tech in Middle East

Logistics Firm Marketing ImageWare Tech in Middle East

Biometrics developer ImageWare has entered into a partnership with logistics solutions provider Agility, the companies have announced. They plan to create a joint venture company that Agility will use to market and sell ImageWare technology to its own partners and clients. Based in Kuwait, Agility’s partner and client network stretches across much of the Middle…

ImageWare Shares Plan Goes Off Without a Hitch

ImageWare Shares Plan Goes Off Without a Hitch

ImageWare Systems, Inc. has announced that its plan to issue 12,000 shares to pay off its debt has been a complete success. The stocks were issued at $1000 a share, and they brought in gross proceeds of about $10 million, just as the company had hoped. This has allowed ImageWare to completely pay off its…