military biometrics

DISA Shares Details About Assured Identity Platform

DISA Shares Details About Assured Identity Platform

The US Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has shared more information about the new forms of biometric authentication it has been designing for military smartphones. The project was undertaken because the fingerprint and facial authentication tech found in most consumer devices was not as useful to soldiers who may be wearing gloves or masks while…

SOCOM Wants a Touchless Fingerprinting App

SOCOM Wants a Touchless Fingerprinting App

The US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) is searching for a technology partner to develop a touchless fingerprinting app. The app would allow military personnel to register new individuals in remote locations using only their smartphones, eliminating the need to carry a larger, separate device. “We want an app on a phone so that you basically…

Unisys Shows Delivers Strong Q3 Results

Unisys Shows Delivers Strong Q3 Results

“Unisys highlighted four major contracts established during the third quarter in its corporate update, including a deal to provide the US Army with biometric software…” Unisys has issued its Q3 results showing strong growth for the IT solutions provider. Revenues for the quarter came in at $688.3 million, up 3.3 percent year-over-year, and marking the…