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FST CTO Leads Israeli Delegation at ISO Biometrics Meeting

FST CTO Leads Israeli Delegation at ISO Biometrics Meeting

Members of the International Standards Organization are convening to discuss biometric technologies this month, and FST Biometrics will have a prominent seat at the table. The company has announced that its CTO, Shahar Belkin, is leading the Israeli delegation for The International Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 37, Biometrics Committee. According to a statement from FST,…

IMID Access Control Tech Secures HQ of Iconic Canadian Transport Firm

IMID Access Control Tech Secures HQ of Iconic Canadian Transport Firm

“The technology was integrated with Automatic Systems’ SmartLane turnstiles, and in collaboration with Canadian partner Infynia Security.” An iconic Canadian company has deployed FST Biometrics‘ In Motion Identification (IMID) system at its headquarters in Montreal. CN (or, the ‘Canadian National Railway Company’) has implemented FST’s biometric access control system at all of the access points…

Latest Version of IMID Access Gets Lenel Certification

Latest Version of IMID Access Gets Lenel Certification

FST Biometrics has received Lenel certification for the latest version of its In Motion Identification (IMID) biometric authentication system. FST Biometrics first joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance program in summer of 2014. Its latest certification, for IMID Access 3.6, ensures that the company’s flagship platform remains compatible with Lenel’s OnGuard access control system. In a…

Pacific Palisades Private Club Embraces IMID Access Control

Pacific Palisades Private Club Embraces IMID Access Control

FST Biometrics‘ In Motion Identification (IMID) access control system has been deployed at Bel-Air Bay Club, a private beach club in California’s Pacific Palisades neighborhood. The IMID system—which automatically identifies individuals based on an innovative combination of facial recognition and behavioral biometrics, including gait recognition—has been integrated with the Bel-Air Bay Club’s own membership management system,…

FST Expands Leadership with New CEO

FST Expands Leadership with New CEO

Further adapting its positioning for continuing growth, FST Biometrics is expanding its upper management. The company has appointed Gary Drutin as its new CEO; meanwhile previous CEO Aharon Zeevi Farkash “will shift his focus to the areas of innovation and strategy development,” according to a statement from the company. Drutin previously held a position as sales…

INTERVIEW: Arie Melamed, CMO, FST Biometrics

INTERVIEW: Arie Melamed, CMO, FST Biometrics

FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill recently had the opportunity to speak with Arie Melamed, CMO of FST Biometrics, ahead of next week’s ASIS conference—held September 12-14 in Orlando, Florida. The conversation with Melamed begins with an examination of the recent growth experienced by FST and an overview of its flagship biometric system, IMID (In Motion Identification). IMID is multimodal, convenient, and…

FST Appoints New Board Chairman

FST Appoints New Board Chairman

Anticipating a ‘major growth phase’, FST Biometrics‘ board of directors has appointed Avi Naor its new chairman. A co-founder of software company Amdocs, Naor helped to build it into a multimillion dollar company and led its IPO just a few years after its launch in 1995. He went on to work for investment firm Alpha Group,…

FST Biometrics’ IMID Platform Gets UK Distributor

FST Biometrics’ IMID Platform Gets UK Distributor

UK-based Genie CCTV, a company offering access control, network IP, CCTV, and related solutions, has announced that it will now offer FST Biometrics‘ In Motion Identification (IMID) platform to its clients. The IMID platform uses a combination of voice, facial, and gait biometrics to offers passive identification of individuals. With its unique combination of convenience and security,…

INTERVIEW: Yaron Zussman, CEO, FST Biometrics America

INTERVIEW: Yaron Zussman, CEO, FST Biometrics America

FindBiometrics president Peter O’Neill recently had the chance to speak with Yaron Zussman, CEO of FST Biometrics America. The conversation begins with an overview of the Israel-based company and a discussion of the advantages offered by its biometric technology. FST’s flagship solution, In-Motion Identification (IMID), is a seamless multimodal identity management platform that combines face, voice, and behavioral…

Israel Diamond Exchange Selects IMID for Security

Israel Diamond Exchange Selects IMID for Security

FST Biometrics‘ unique multimodal system is coming to the Israel Diamond Exchange. It’s going to be used to secure the entrance of IDE’s newest polishing facility. The polishing facility processes millions of dollars in diamonds every day, and also hosts visitors and, of course, staff. It’s a big, expensive undertaking, and as such, IDE was…

GMF Capital, Former PM Back FST Biometrics

GMF Capital, Former PM Back FST Biometrics

Israel-based FST Biometrics is now being supported by GMF Capital. The investment firm has committed $15 million to the company, and has appointed Ehud Barak, the former Israeli Prime Minister, to FST’s board of directors. It’s a major show of faith in the biometrics company, and a bolstering of its credibility in the market. Speaking…

IMID Mobile Wins Acclaim at ISC West

IMID Mobile Wins Acclaim at ISC West

FST Biometrics  received major accolades at this year’s ISC West conference. The company was spotlighted for its IMID Mobile solution, winning the 2015 Security Sales & Integration MVP award in recognition of the product’s impact on integrators, and an Honorable Mention in the Security Industry Association’s 2015 New Product Showcase. The company’s IMID (In-Motion Identification)…