SUMMERVILLE, S.C. — SCRA has announced that SC Launch and Stage 2 affiliate company, Integrated Biometrics, will be providing more than 13,000 of its Watson Minis fingerprint recognition scanners to help register and enroll eligible voters in Brazil and at Brazilian consulate offices worldwide.
The introduction of the biometric technology is part of the country’s efforts to improve security and curb the potential for fraud. The Brazilian voter biometrics enrollment process will continue throughout the rest of 2015 with a goal of completion by 2017. According to Brazilian government officials, the scanning of fingerprints is expected to be required in future elections. >>Read More
Integrated Biometrics, LLC designs and manufactures FBI-certified fingerprint sensors for law enforcement, military operations, homeland security, national identity, election validation, social services, and a wide range of commercial applications. The company’s patented light emitting sensor technology enables lightweight scanners that outperform traditional prism-based devices in size, power consumption, portability, and reliability. Identity management solutions providers, government agencies, and corporations around the world rely on Integrated Biometrics’ products to enroll and verify individual identity quickly and accurately, even in remote locations.