Tag Archives: Fingerprint Cards

Zwipe tech powers first commercially available contactless biometric payment card

By | October 2, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY, 2 October 2017 – Zwipe has announced that it has made the first shipment of its biometric technology products, for use in commercial contactless biometric payment card pilots by leading card manufacturers and banks.   Commenting on the announcement Kim Humborstad, founder and CEO of Zwipe said “We now have extensive agreements in place with some of the… Read More »

IDEX expands customer engagements in the biometric smart card market

By | September 28, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 28 September 2017 – IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced the sampling of its smart card sensors with several new card integrators in Asia Pacific for access control and government ID applications. “Deployment of biometric authentication solutions for smart cards is accelerating globally, and we are receiving strong interest for our sensors from… Read More »

IDEX to host Capital Markets Day on 2 November 2017

By | September 27, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 27 September 2017 – IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, will host a Capital Markets Day in London on 2 November 2017 in combination with its third quarter earnings release. As part of the event, members of the executive management team will present the company’s strategy, technology, market opportunities and outlook. In addition, the company will… Read More »

ASIS 20ASIS 2017 a key showcase for Zwipe Access

By | September 22, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 22 September 2017 2017, – Biometric tech company, Zwipe, will be well represented at one of the world’s largest security trade shows, ASIS International 63rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits ( ASIS 2017 ) beginning next week in Dallas, Texas. With over 22,000 industry guests from all the over the world and across the security spectrum expected… Read More »

Precise BioMatch™ Embedded deployed in world’s first contactless payment card from AirPlus international

By | September 22, 2017

Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in smart cards, Precise BioMatch Embedded, has been integrated in the world’s first dual interface payment card from AirPlus. AirPlus recently announced the world’s first successful use of a contactless biometric payment card. The integration in the payment card come as a result of the cooperation with Fingerprint Cards (FPC) who… Read More »

Fingerprints(TM) takes next step toward high volume production of its smart card sensors – launches new module design T-Shape(TM)

By | September 21, 2017

September 21, 2017 Fingerprints(TM) takes next step toward high volume production of its smart card sensors – launches new module design T-Shape(TM) World-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) is launching a new module design, called the “T-Shape(TM)”. Fingerprints previously announced the launch of its FPC1300 series, a line of ultra-thin fingerprint touch sensors designed specifically to be integrated… Read More »

Fingerprints™ Sensor In Worlds First Contactless Payment Card From Airplus International

By | September 21, 2017

AirPlus International just announced the world’s first dual interface payment card. The user can verify transactions both contact and contactless, with a seamless and fast experience. The aim is to bring new innovation to the corporate travelers, enhancing the convenience and adding an extra layer of security. The possibility to increase contactless payment transaction value by adding biometrics… Read More »

Fingerprint Cards announces revenue range for the third quarter

By | September 18, 2017

Press release September 18, 2017 Fingerprint Cards announces revenue range for the third quarter Fingerprint Cards AB (FingerprintsTM) today announces a revenue range for the third quarter. Revenues are expected to fall in the range of SEK 800-840 M, which is in line with the previous quarter. As previously announced Fingerprints does not provide forecasts but chooses to… Read More »

KSID, Jinco, ELAN through Tripartite Cooperation to Provide Fingerprint Smart Cards for United Nations

By | September 18, 2017

[Hsinchu] The United Nations (UN) which currently made up of 193 Member States worldwide also took on the fingerprint card technology express coach. KSID (Korea Smart ID) has been selected due to their brilliant system integration expertise, combined with Taiwan ELAN Microelectronic Corporation’s strength in chip design, Jinco Universal’s competence in manufacturing smart card, to provide the employee… Read More »

Identiv and Zwipe partner to provide biometric access control card services

By | September 14, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 14 SEPTEMBER 2017, – Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE) today announced that the company has partnered with biometric technology company Zwipe for access control card formatting services. Identiv’s U.S.-based card service bureau is programming the radio frequency identification (RFID) chips in Zwipe’s biometric credential line, providing all physical access control system (PACS) formats from Identiv’s portfolio. Identiv… Read More »

Nexus and Zwipe announce partnership, launching sale of biometric access cards

By | August 30, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 30 AUGUST 2017, – Identity and security company Nexus Group and biometric technology company Zwipe have signed a distribution agreement and launched the sale of Zwipe’s biometric access cards via the online portal Nexus GO Cards as a Service. “We already offer a very wide range of card technologies, and we are excited to announce that… Read More »

Cybersecurity, Identity and Access Management Using World First Multi-Function Biometric Security Card by SmartMetric for the Projected $14.82 Billion Security Access Market

By | August 30, 2017

/EINPresswire.com/ — NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – August 31, 2017) – SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) — Cybersecurity and identity validation for network access control, physical building entry and secure on-the-spot identity security is now handled by the revolutionary biometric security card developed by SmartMetric. SmartMetric has created an advanced biometric card that combines cyber security for network log on… Read More »

Antonio D’Albore speaking on Biometric Cards at ICMA CardTrex Europe

By | August 30, 2017

I’m pleased to announce that I will be speaking at ICMA’s upcoming CardTREX Europe event. CardTREX Europe is taking place 5-6 October in Milan, Italy and will be featuring great educational sessions, networking and a facility tour of Bilcare Research. Below are a few highlights. I thought you may be interested in attending this event.    Card focused… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Large Fingerprint Sensor Chosen by First Biometrics for Smart Card

By | August 23, 2017

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors:NEXT) today announced its large cost-efficient fingerprint sensor was chosen by First Biometrics for its breakthrough Smart Card.  The Smart Card will initially be used as North America’s first payment and identity card.  The card is embedded with a smart chip and fingerprint sensor for maximum security and… Read More »

Rose Bruford College in the UK choses Zwipe Access

By | August 21, 2017

  OSLO, NORWAY – 21 AUGUST 2017, – Biometric technology company Zwipe is proud to announce that Rose Bruford College, London’s International Drama School of Theatre & Performance has chosen Zwipe Access as the preferred solution for the prestigious school’s security needs both for students and staff. The deployment of the Zwipe biometric solution was secured by Kodit Security, Zwipe’s  distribution… Read More »

South African digital & physical security provider, Priority Group Holdings, choses Zwipe Access

By | August 16, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 16 AUGUST 2017, – Biometric technology company Zwipe is proud to announce that Priority Group Holdings (Pty) Ltd., a leading digital security provider and installer based in South Africa has chosen Zwipe Access as it’s preferred biometric access control solution. The two companies have signed a Distribution Agreement that includes the marketing, sale and distribution of… Read More »

IDEX receives initial order for card sensor modules from leading Asian smart card provider

By | August 9, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 9 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has received an initial order to deliver its off-chip fingerprint sensors for cards to a major Asian authentication and security card customer. The sensors will be integrated in the customer’s biometric ISO form factor card for government identification and access control applications, and… Read More »

UniCredit Bulbank successfully completes first European trial of Mastercard’s next generation biometric card with IDEX fingerprint sensor

By | August 7, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 7 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading  provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced that UniCredit Bulbank of Bulgaria recently completed a trial of Mastercard’s next generation biometric card, using IDEX’s flexible fingerprint sensor. The trial received extremely positive customer feedback, which focused on the convenience, security and ease of use of the card… Read More »

IDEX launches ultra-compact matcher algorithm optimized for biometric cards

By | August 7, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 7 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today introduced a new proprietary matcher algorithm for next generation biometric cards. The patented algorithm was specifically designed to deliver a step-function improvement in performance for applications with acute power, processing and memory limitations. The matcher is ideal for biometric cards… Read More »