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Datacard unveils new module 15 April 2014

Datacard announces second generation Datacard MX Series Vision Verification Module.

STQC certification for SecuGen reader 15 April 2014

SecuGen’s FAP 20 and PIV certified Hamster Pro 20 fingerprint reader certified by India's Standardisation Testing and Quality Certification (STQC) Directorate.


> SDW 2014 - 16-18 June 2014, London, UK

The leading event for next generation government credentials, intelligent border control and document anticounterfeiting. Discounted booking now open. The event will provide a global showcase for next-generation human identity solutions, focusing on intrinsic document security and on the new cutting-edge secure infrastructure now required to produce and use these advanced documents in live situations.

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Morpho joins FIDO Alliance 14 April 2014

Morpho joins the Fast IDentity Online Alliance, an industry consortium delivering standards for simpler, stronger authentication during online transactions.

New CEO for ASK 11 April 2014

ASK names Julien Zuccarelli as the company’s new CEO. 

SIBA announces board members 10 April 2014

Secure Identity & Biometrics Association announces its board members.

Entrust launches new cloud-based service 09 April 2014

Entrust launches Entrust IdentityGuard Cloud Services. New service consolidates management of digital identities, SSL certificates and credentials via a single solution platform.

HID survey shows attitudes about physical access control 08 April 2014

HID Global infographic illustrates results of a survey it conducted on physical access control. The survey orevealed enterprise end users’ perceptions about change and the importance of industry best practices, and how well today’s technology and policy best practices are being implemented.  

Identiv launches new readers 07 April 2014

Identiv unveils its uTrust TS Readers product line.

Eurosmart gives eIDAS vote the thumbs up 06 April 2014

Eurosmart’s Chairman welcomes European Parliament’s eIDAS vote as a crucial step towards the removal of existing barriers to Europe’s digital development.

New Zealand SmartGate use extended 03 April 2014

New Zealand’s Customs Minister announces that SmartGate is now open to UK and US travellers on arrival in the country.

Gemalto’s PIV technology selected by ORNL 02 April 2014

Gemalto's Protiva IDPrime Personal Identification Verification (PIV) selected to secure logical and physical access for Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

connect:ID Report - Biometric exit: An unfulfilled mandate 01 April 2014

In this report from the recent connect:ID conference and exhibition, the International Biometrics & Identification Association reveals that Biometric Exit remains an unfulfilled mandate

New ePassport for SVG 01 April 2014

Government of St Vincent and the Grenadines enhances border security by launching ePassports 

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SDW 2014 and connect:ID news

IBIA announces connect:ID, an international event on human identity and technology

The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) and Science Media Partners (SMP) are pleased to present the connect:ID exhibition and conference, March 17-19, at the Ronald Reagan Center in Washington, DC.

connect:ID exhibition booths now sold out!

We are excited to announce that all booths for the connect:ID exhibition have now been sold!

New Features for SDW 2014
Preparations are well underway for SDW 2014 with a host of new features announced.
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Corvus Integration announces VistaEY2-P 28 March 2014

Corvus Integration, in collaboration with Vista Imaging, launches the VistaEY2-P dual iris & face camera. 

LaserLock’s tech set for Dominican Republic 27 March 2014

LaserLock Technologies selected to provide DuoChrome+ to the new national ID card of the Dominican Republic. 

Gemalto launches integrated border and visa management solution 26 March 2014

Gemalto introduces Coesys Border and Visa Management solution to meet the combined needs of securing borders and simplifying travel procedures.

Bob Fee joins Zwipe 25 March 2014

Bob Fee to help smart card OEMs, integrators and end-users to leverage the Zwipe biometric card.

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