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Integrated Biometrics continues to share best practices in mobile electronic fingerprint enrollment and verification at conferences, tradeshows, and in multiple media outlets. The blog posts below contain information and resources related to issues affecting government agencies and commercial operations around the world.

Watson Mini On Display
June 26, 2017Fingerprint Scans to Replace Boarding Passes for Some at Reagan Airport>>Read More…

CLEAR now open for business at LAX
June 22, 2017 Biometric identity membership platform CLEAR is now open for business at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). >>Read More...

CLEAR Granted Biometric Boarding Pass Patent
June 21, 2017 Biometric boarding specialist CLEAR has announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued it a Notice of Allowance related to a patent application covering biometric boarding pass technologies. >>Read More...

Integrated Biometrics Announces FIVE-0 Pocket-sized 10-Print Fingerprint Scanner
May 25, 2017 Integrated Biometrics has announced the Five-0 scanner for mobile fingerprint enrollment and verification. Five-0 is the first FBI-Certified, AFIS compatible 10-finger scanner that fits easily in a pocket and can run for hours using power provided by a smartphone, according to the company. >>Read More…

Biometrics Offer Smarter, Faster and More Respectful Border Control
February 17, 2017The industry publication Biometric Update recently published an opinion piece by Steve Thies, Integrated Biometrics CEO, on the benefits of biometrics for enhanced border security. >>Read More…

Immigration, Borders and Biometrics
January 25, 2017 – Fingerprint biometrics currently play a major part of border security for U.S. Border agents, especially down at the southern border with Mexico. >>Read more..

Strategic Partner Touche’ Featured on CNBC
January 24, 2017 – The coverage references the lightweight Touche’ handheld device that allows businesses to let customers easily use their fingerprints to pay for products and services. The Touche’ uses the Sherlock FBI Appendix F certified FAP 45 two-finger roll scanner from Integrated Biometrics. >>Read more..

Biometrics Instiute Hosts London Conference, Celebrates 15 Years of Industry Leadership
November 3, 2016 – Integrated Biometrics, an active member of The Biometrics Institute, participated in sending a team to network and share best practices in electronic fingerprint enrollment and verification. >>Read more…

Strategic Partner ID Networks Receives FBI Certification
November 2, 2016 – Specializing in local and regional law enforcement applications, ID Networks is a veteran records management and identification technologies company for the criminal justice market. >>Read more…

Biometrics in the U.S. Voting Process
October 19, 2016 – The influential industry publication Biometric Update tackled the controversial issue of  ID fraud in U.S. elections with a recent interview with Integrated Biometrics Vice President David Gerulski. >>Read more…

Research Shows Fingerprints Trump Passwords in Financial Services Tech
September 6, 2016 – Biometric security shows promise in mobile banking, according to new research from Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions. In the company’s quarterly consumer trends survey, fingerprints are preferred over passwords insofar as consumer expectations for secure, real-time transactions. >>Read more…

Industry Report Brings More Good News for Mobile Biometric Market
August 8, 2016 – A report from Acuity Market Intelligence, an emerging technology strategy and research consultancy with a proven record of accurately anticipating biometric and electronic identity (eID) market trends, is projecting that global mobile biometric market revenues will reach $34.6 billion annually by 2020. >>Read more…

Research Shows Fingerprint Recognition Most Popular Form of Biometric Payment in Europe
August 5, 2016 – New research from global payments technology company Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) shows that consumers across Europe are interested in using biometrics when making a payment, especially when integrated with other security measures. >>Read more…

Integrated Biometrics Profiled in News Article
August 5, 2016 – Integrated Biometrics was recently profiled in a lengthy feature article with photos appearing in the Spartanburg Herald-Journal covering the company’s portfolio of world-class fingerprint sensors. >>Read more…

Industry Survey Shows Mobile ID, Border Control as Significant Developments
August 3, 2016 – The Biometrics Institute, an independent and impartial international forum for biometrics users and other interested parties, has released findings of its 2016 Industry Survey showing mobile ID and border control as the two most significant developments in the biometrics world over the last 12 months. >> Read more…

Mobile Biometrics Discussed at FBI NAA Conference
August 1, 2016 – Steve Thies, Integrated Biometrics CEO, recently attended the FBI National Academy Associates, Inc. (FBI NAA) conference which included a presentation of the InCadence Ares mobile biometric solution given by Verizon’s Steven Miller. >>Read more…

Watson Mini Featured in Coroner Talk Podcast
July 25, 2016 – The Watson Mini FBI Appendix F Certified FAP 45 two-finger roll scanner was recently featured on the Coroner Talk podcast on iTunes, a popular show hosted by Darren Dake, an ABMDI-accredited medicolegal death investigator and ACFEI-certified criminal investigator. >>Read more…

New Report Points to Continued Growth in Fingerprint Biometrics VAR Market
July 20, 2016 – Research and Markets has published a new report, “Global Fingerprint Biometrics in the VAR Market 2016-2020” which forecasts the global fingerprint biometrics value-added reseller (VAR) market to grow at a CAGR of 11.8% during the period 2016-2020. >>Read more…

Watson Mini Featured in U.S., International TV News Reports
July 19, 2016 – U.S. and international television news media recently aired stories on biometric technology featuring the Watson Mini FBI Appendix F certified multi-fingerprint scanner, including a CBS This Morning piece, “CLEAR lets flyers skip airport lines with iris scans, fingerprints” showcasing Integrated Biometrics strategic partner CLEAR and its groundbreaking network of biometric security lanes at airports. >>Read more…

Revisiting Biometrics for Defense
July 1, 2016 – Recent news items regarding advances in military and defense technologies touch on the ever-increasing roll of identity enrollment and verification systems. >>Read more…

Watson Mini Helping Coroners ID Deceased Faster
June 29, 2016 – Multiple biometric industry media outlets are reporting on WoVo Identity Solutions debuting their FingerSCAN DecedentID solution at the Colorado Coroners Association Annual Conference this month. >>Read more…

IB Partnering with Akiyama Soluções Tecnológicas @CiabFEBRABAN
June 23, 2016 – Integrated Biometrics and strategic partner Akiyama Soluções Tecnológicas are finishing a successful appearance at Ciab FEBRABAN 2016. Held June 21-23 at the Transamerica Expo Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil. >>Read more…

Strategic Partner InCadence Wins FBI Contract
June 23, 2016 – Integrated Biometrics strategic partner InCadence Strategic Solutions recently announced it has won a contract to provide the FBI with mobile biometrics technology for its Criminal Justice Information Services Divison, Global Initiatives Unit. >>Read more…

IB’s Gerulski Discusses Digital ID Systems in Africa
June 21, 2016 – An opinion piece by Integrated Biometrics VP David Gerulski titled, “Africa benefits from biometrics as an identifier” was recently featured in the industry publication Biometric Update>>Read more…

CNN Story on ICE Agents Features NeoScan 45™ from NEC
June 21, 2016 – A recent news report from CNN titled, “CNN rides along as ICE team arrests illegal immigrants” features the NeoScan 45™ mobile fingerprint capture device from Integrated Biometrics strategic partner NEC. >>Read more…

Biometrics Institute Warns Against Proposed French Bill Limiting Biometrics
June 6, 2016 – The Biometrics Institute has made a submission to the French Senate and National Assembly highlighting its concerns about the broader impacts of restricting the use of biometric technologies. >>Read More