Voice

AGNITiO to Present at MWC ShowStoppers Event

AGNITiO to Present at MWC ShowStoppers Event

AGNITiO has announced it will be showcasing its newest voice biometrics solution at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It will do so as a presenter in the ShowStoppers event, an invitation-only session for major introductions and demos. AGNITiO representatives will be showing off the latest version of the KIVOX Mobile 5.0 Voice iD engine, which…

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Talking About Voice Biometrics

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Talking About Voice Biometrics

This week at FindBiometrics we kicked off Voice Month with our primer in the featured articles section and the announcement of an upcoming webinar: Voice Biometrics in a Multi-Modal Future. Meanwhile in the industry news section we saw applications of biometrics ranging from the novel to the noble and everywhere in between. Here is how…

Nuance and OneVault Deliver Voice Biometrics to South African Bank

Nuance and OneVault Deliver Voice Biometrics to South African Bank

Another financial institution has embraced voice recognition technology for customer authentication. Nuance Communications has announced that its technology has been adopted by Investec, a major South African private financial services company. The technology was adapted in partnership with OneVault, a voice biometrics company based in South Africa. That company has previous experiencing securing banking institutions…

Inference Studio Platform Integrates ArmorVox Voice Authentication

Inference Studio Platform Integrates ArmorVox Voice Authentication

Inference Solutions has announced the integration of ArmorVox Voice Biometrics into its Inference Studio platform. This means that Inference clients can now able to implement fast and easy voice biometric authentication into their applications. Inference Solutions is an integrated voice response (IVR) and call automation solutions provider whose Inference Studio platform allows clients to build…

Research and Markets Predict 9.4 Percent CAGR for Voice Biometrics

Research and Markets Predict 9.4 Percent CAGR for Voice Biometrics

Market research firm Research and Markets has released a new report on the worldwide voice recognition market, predicting strong growth over the next few years. Their report, entitled Global Voice Recognition Market 2015-2019, predicts growth of 9.4 percent (CAGR) between 2014 and 2019. The researchers identify Nuance Communications, Microsoft, and Validsoft as the biggest players…

Sensory Brings Multi Factor Biometrics To Android Devices

Sensory Brings Multi Factor Biometrics To Android Devices

Tweet: Have you seen the #NewFindBiometrics ? The site that you depend on for all your #biometric news has a fresh new look! Check it out now http://ctt.ec/vKauZ+ #Biometrics Today, Sensory has announced the release of its AppLock software through the Google Play Store. Aiming to to offer a solid, convenient and secure solution to…

NEC Biometric Technology To Bolster LA County Law Enforcement

NEC Biometric Technology To Bolster LA County Law Enforcement

Today NEC Corporation of America announced that it has been awarded a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD). The agreement will see NEC licensing its biometric services to the law enforcement department through a service model. The Identity as a Service (IDaaS) solution from NEC is centered around the company’s Integra ID…

Opus Research Announces “First-of-its-Kind” Voice Biometrics Market Report

Opus Research Announces “First-of-its-Kind” Voice Biometrics Market Report

Research firm Opus Research has announced a new, uniquely comprehensive report on the voice biometrics market. The firm will discuss some of the findings of the report, entitled “Voice Biometrics Census: Global Tally of Voice Security and Authentication Implementations,” at the upcoming VBC London 2014: The Voice Security and Authentication Conference. Opus Research is billing…

OneVault Launches Telephonic ‘Proof-of-Life’ System

OneVault Launches Telephonic ‘Proof-of-Life’ System

South African voice biometrics developer OneVault has launched a new product for identity verification, according to an IT-Online article. Called “Proof-of-Life”, it’s a telephonic system that uses voice authentication as a means of proving that a certain individual is alive. This kind of ‘certificate of existence’ is a requirement that comes up once in a…

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Many Modalities and Border Control

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Many Modalities and Border Control

This week at FindBiometrics multiple modalities were all over the industry news while we continued to explore biometric border control in the featured articles section. Here is what the identity management industry was talking about this week: Fingerprints This week fingerprints were all over the news. From a biometric solution in healthcare that helps first responders…

SpeechPro Donates Tech and Personnel to West Virginia University

SpeechPro Donates Tech and Personnel to West Virginia University

Voice biometrics developer SpeechPro has donated $25,000 worth of technology and training personnel to West Virginia University’s speech signal representation curriculum. The gift has been offered as part of the WVU Foundation’s fundraising campaign, “A State of Minds: The Campaign for West Virginia’s University.” SpeechPro staff will assist in the classroom as students use their…

Suprema Affirms The Future is Easy At Biometric Security Conference

Suprema Affirms The Future is Easy At Biometric Security Conference

Today marks the first day of the Suprema Global Partner Program 2014, which will run through tomorrow, November 13, at the Paradise Hotel in Busan, Korea. Hosted by Suprema, Inc., the biometrics and security technology provider, the SGPP is an annual event in which the company and its partners have a chance to discuss and…

ICAP Looking to Move Some Biometrics Patents

ICAP Looking to Move Some Biometrics Patents

ICAP Patent Brokerage is putting the word out that they have some patents available that cover “a biometrics-based credit card fraud prevention system, for use at the point-of-sale”. The patents will be available for bidding until December 4th. It isn’t clear exactly what the system entails, but from ICAP’s description it sounds pretty comprehensive. In…

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Money, Wearables and Border Control

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Money, Wearables and Border Control

This past week has been incredibly big for the identity management industry, particularly in terms of the commerce vertical markets. With the Money20/20 conference showing a massive uptick in biometrics-based presentations, announcements and exhibitions it is clear that the mainstream financial community is ready to embrace strong authentication. Meanwhile, FindBiometrics has entered Biometric Border Control…

AGNITiO Demonstrating Voice Biometrics at Money20/20

AGNITiO Demonstrating Voice Biometrics at Money20/20

Voice biometrics company AGNITiO has announced that it will be an exhibitor at the Money20/20 conference. Taking place in Las Vegas this week, Money20/20 is the largest digital commerce conference in the world. AGNITiO will be on hand to demonstrate its Voice iD system, a voice authentication platform boasting of 99.9 percent accuracy and featuring anti-spoofing…

KeyLemon to Offer Biometric Security for Okta’s Identity Management Platform

KeyLemon to Offer Biometric Security for Okta’s Identity Management Platform

Identity management solutions provider Okta, Inc. is going to integrate biometric security into its platform. The announcement comes by way of the security provider, KeyLemon, which announced in a press release that its technology would be installed in the Okta Application Network (OAN). The OAN allows users to integrate numerous application identities into one framework, thereby…

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Law Enforcement, Blood Clinics and National eID

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Law Enforcement, Blood Clinics and National eID

This week at FindBiometrics the industry news touched on a huge number of identity management applications and a diverse selection for biometrics modalities. From healthcare to finance and from consumer tech to government deployments, the week ending October 25, 2014 was jam packed with biometrics industry news. Staying Safe and Healthy Healthcare and law enforcement…

Forward-Thinking Fujitsu Files Biometrics Patents

Forward-Thinking Fujitsu Files Biometrics Patents

Japanese computing company Fujitsu Ltd. has filed a number of new patent applications for biometric technology, according to Steve Brachmann in an article for IPWatchdog. While the company also has its hands in computer processing and data transmission, these latest patents indicate that it is “deeply invested in the development of biometric technologies,” Brachmann writes.…

ADCB Customers Will be Thunderstruck by New Voice Biometrics Security

ADCB Customers Will be Thunderstruck by New Voice Biometrics Security

A major bank in the United Arab Emirates has announced plans to introduce voice biometrics security for its phone banking services. Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) has partnered with Nuance Communications Inc. to implement the system. It’s a move that could be part of a trend. Recently, South African ICT company ATIO made a similar…

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