Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. - Cross Match Technologies, Inc., a global provider of biometric identity solutions, today announced that IT/USERS magazine, one of Latin America's leading technology publications has selected the multimodal SEEK II as winner of the Top IT 2010 Award and the L SCAN 1000PX as the winner of the Editor's Choice Award for 2010.
Each year, IT/USERS editors identify products that demonstrate the vision, leadership and quality that distinguish them from the competition, and contribute to the significant growth of biometric solutions in the Latin American IT market. "SEEK II and the 1000PX were chosen to receive IT/USERS Product of the Year Awards for 2010 because they are at the forefront of biometric innovation. We are pleased to recognize the company's accomplishments," said José Zegarra, General Manager and Editor-in-Chief of IT/USERS magazine.
SEEK II combines fingerprint capture, dual iris scan capability and facial capture technology into a portable solution. The L SCAN 1000PX is a compact livescan system that captures fingerprints and palm prints using the same prism. Both solutions help to enhance citizen security and prevent fraud in civil programs.
"We are pleased that SEEK II and the 1000PX have been named Products of the Year," said James Bell, Director for the Latin American Region at Cross Match. "These prestigious awards recognize Cross Match's position as a leading biometric identification solutions provider in Latin America."
About IT/USERS® Magazine
IT/USERS Magazine is a publication that specializes in emerging trends in the fields of technology and telecommunications, and is a leader in the Peruvian market since 1998. Since 2002, its founder and current general manager, Mr. José Zegarra Malatesta institutionalized the "IT/USERS® Awards" through a user satisfaction survey method, performance evaluations and tests of the presented and displayed products. In the competition, two types of awards are granted. The "TOP IT" award is obtained by scoring the highest accumulated points attributed by the users. The Editor's Choice Award is granted by the directors and prestigious invited press jointly with the founder, José Zegarra Malatesta.
About Cross Match Technologies
Cross Match Technologies, Inc. is a leading global provider of biometric identity management systems, applications and enabling technologies to governments, law enforcement agencies and businesses around the world. These solutions are used to capture and process the unique physical characteristics of individuals to establish and verify their identities. Offerings include multiple biometric technologies capable of wireless, mobile or stationary use that encompass fingerprint, palm and full-hand scanners, facial recognition systems, iris scanning technology, document readers, biometric software, and related services. For more information visit www.crossmatch.com.