US Government Places 6,1 Million USD Orders Related to Precise Match-on-Card(TM) for Cyber Security Programs
Biometrics has been awarded orders worth more than 6,
supply fingerprint readers and software to the US Government, as a step in
continued deployment of Precise Match-on-Card(TM) in multiple agencies.
Delivery will start immediately and the order will be delivered and invoiced
before end of 2009.
To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:
The solution delivered by Precise Biometrics is related to US Government
security and cyber defense programs to prevent hostile infiltration of
government systems within critical infrastructure.
“With an order of this magnitude, we are reaching an important milestone
in the industry. We are confident that our track record of successfully
combining cost-efficient and advanced biometric technology with a positive
user-experience is now leading to significant volume orders such as this one.
Government customers are demanding higher security and we are most honored to
once more be a trusted supplier. This solution addresses important areas such
as cyber defense, in addition to the vast cost-savings. Therefore, I see as
great opportunities for extension into further similar programs.”
System breaches from attackers are prevented by requiring localized and
user-dependent security, which is introduced by biometric Match-on-Card
authentication. Precise Match-on-Card(TM) provides strong authentication and
proof of identity, which secures networks and computers by linking a user to
an access protocol.
Precise Biometrics has more than 20 million deployed card licenses and
close to 100 million contracted licenses for its Match-on-Card technology
today. The company has for several years successfully supplied its products
to US customers such as the Department of State, NASA and FAA (Federal
Precise Biometrics is a market-leading provider of solutions for
fingerprint recognition to prove people’s identities. With top-of-the-line
expertise in fingerprint verification, Precise Biometrics offers fast,
accurate and secure authentication of a person.
Its core product, Precise Match-on-Card(TM), adds value to ID, SIM,
enterprise and bank cards as well as systems for access control to buildings,
computers and networks. Precise Biometrics serves business and government
organizations throughout the world and its technology is licensed to close to
100 million users.
SOURCE Precise Biometrics AB