Press Release Summary:
Leveraging BIO-key's VST(TM) fingerprint matching and indexing software and Advanced Biometric Control's BiObex(TM) biometric middleware, security system provides logical and physical access management. Interoperable across operating systems, BiObex can integrate disparate biometric technologies, such as fingerprint, iris, and face recognition. BIO-key software supports all major fingerprint readers, allowing companies to install laptops with embedded readers, desktop scanners, or forensic scanners.
Original Press Release:
Advanced Biometric Controls and BIO-key® International Partner to Deliver Advanced Identity Management Solution for 'Doorway-to-Desktop' Security
Partnership Delivers a Cohesive Security System Integrating Fingerprint Identification, Iris and Face Recognition
WALL, N.J., and DULLES, Va., March 19 /-- BIO-key International, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: BKYI) , a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety solutions, and Advanced Biometric Controls a leading software developer specializing in the area of advanced security including biometric authentication today announced a joint identity management system that leverages BIO-key's patented VST(TM) fingerprint matching and indexing software and Advanced Biometric Controls' proven BiObex(TM) biometric middleware. The solution will be unveiled today at InfoSec World Conference and Expo 2007 -- the world's leading conference and tradeshow for information security professionals.
Advanced Biometric Controls is exhibiting the BiObex solution at Booth #528 at InfoSec World with integration partner AC Technology, Inc. to demonstrate how biometric access control and identity management systems are now being deployed "from doorway-to-desktop" to address high value business needs such as security, compliance, operational efficiency and cost reduction.
The new solution combines Advanced Biometric Controls' biometric middleware application, BiObex(TM), with BIO-key's advanced fingerprint biometric software algorithms to deliver a robust, scalable identification solution. BiObex is completely interoperable across platforms and operating systems and can integrate disparate biometric technologies, such as fingerprint, iris and face recognition, into a unified system.
BIO-key's advanced software integrated into the BiObex middleware provides IT security professionals with one solution to manage both logical and physical access management while dramatically improves user convenience. The interoperable feature of the BIO-key software supports every major fingerprint reader so whether a company wants to install laptops with embedded readers, desktop scanners or high-end, forensic quality scanners, the BiObex solution accommodates any device allowing organizations can make the best choice for their specific application.
"The combined solution is a clear win for IT security professionals as it allows true centralization of physical and logical security," said Christopher Sands, CEO of Advanced Biometric Controls. "BiObex provides a consistent application and user interface to streamline implementation, simplify training and reduce operational costs."
Mike DePasquale, CEO of BIO-key International, added, "With the simple touch of a finger, the BiObex application quickly establishes a user's identity to gain access to secure information. Replacing user passwords with fingerprint identification is more cost effective and improves productivity since forgotten and compromised passwords are eliminated. We look forward to working with the Advanced Biometric Controls team to deliver scalable access control and identity management solutions aimed at solving common security problems faced by organizations today. This is another application that reflects the huge market potential for biometrics."
About Advanced Biometric Controls, LLC
Located in Dulles, Virginia, Advanced Biometric Controls is a privately- held software company specializing in biometrics. http://www.biobex.com/
About AC Technology, Inc.
AC Technology partners with Advanced Biometric Controls to integrate BiObex security solutions. The company specializes in integrating and delivering advanced enterprise security technologies, such as biometrics for physical and logical access control and identity management solutions, for government and commercial clients. http://www.actechnology.com/
About BIO-key International
BIO-key develops and delivers advanced identification solutions and information services to law enforcement, public safety agencies, government and private sector customers. The company's biometric finger identification technology accurately identifies and authenticates users of wireless and enterprise data to improve security, convenience and privacy and to reduce identity theft. http://www.bio-key.com/
b site: http://www.biobex.com/