physical access

Acuant, iDentyTech Combine Forces for Biometric Access Control

Acuant, iDentyTech Combine Forces for Biometric Access Control

Acuant and iDentyTech have teamed up to bring the former’s document validation technology into the iDentyTech IDT platform. The partnership means that iDentyTech’s kiosks, such as its IDT Virtual Guard Tower, can be used to scan IDs using Acuant’s AssureID solution, which is designed to capture both biometric and biographic data from official identity documents.…

Safran Announces ‘Extreme’ Version of MorphoAccess SIGMA

Safran Announces ‘Extreme’ Version of MorphoAccess SIGMA

Safran Identity & Security has announced a new version of its award-winning MorphoAccess SIGMA fingerprint scanning terminal that is optimized for rugged deployments. It’s called MorphoAccess SIGMA Extreme. The device boasts IK09 impact resistance on its touchscreen, which is also designed to automatically adjust to ambient lighting conditions. The device also features a large-area optical…

News Roundup: Physical Access and FinTech Across The Globe

News Roundup: Physical Access and FinTech Across The Globe

Last week at FindBiometrics physical access control and FinTech were the biggest topics, as we brought you live reporting from Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen and ISC West in Las Vegas. Physical Access & Enterprise month kicked off in the featured articles section with a primer on April’s featured topic too, while FIDO, national ID, and…

News Roundup: Preparing For ISC West

News Roundup: Preparing For ISC West

This past week at FindBiometrics Physical Access Month continued as we prepared to head to Las Vegas for next week’s ISC West conference. HIMSS 2015 is also next week, and as such healthcare was also prominently featured in the news. Of course, we had the obligatory fingerprint news too, as well as multi-factor innovations and headlines concerning…