Nail to Nail Fingerprint Challenge

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…

Crossmatch-ISORG-FlexEnable Team Advances to Finals of IARPA’s N2N Challenge

Crossmatch-ISORG-FlexEnable Team Advances to Finals of IARPA’s N2N Challenge

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA)’s Nail-to-Nail Fingerprint Challenge is coming to its final stretch, and Crossmatch, ISORG, and FlexEnable are among the finalists. IARPA announced the Challenge early this year, seeking to find an automated solution for capturing entire fingerprints, nailbed to nailbed, as the standard methodology requires a human operator. Crossmatch, France-based…

Competition Seeks Automated N2N Fingerprint Capture

Competition Seeks Automated N2N Fingerprint Capture

A new government-led competition is launching to improve roll-based fingerprint scanning. Called the “Nail to Nail Fingerprint Challenge”, it’s being organized by the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), a branch of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. By IARPA’s standards, the current methodology for capturing N2N fingerprints – that is, the entire fingerprint,…