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Iris ID Adds Security to Real Time Networks Smart Lockers and Key Cabinets

By Mohammed Murad Regulations or compliance issues are major drivers for corporate and government organizations requesting biometric-equipped smart lockers and key management cabinets from Real Time Networks, according to the company’s vice president of marketing and strategic partnerships. “These organizations want a bullet-proof solution to make sure people can’t bypass security systems by using a

February 6th, 2020|Blog|
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See Iris ID biometric solutions at the National Sheriff’s Association 2020 Winter Conference

The National Sheriffs’ Association 2020 Winter Legislative & Technology Conference is a great place to meet high-level law enforcement leaders from federal agencies, Congress, major county sheriffs and police chiefs and members of the Iris ID team. The conference will be held Feb. 8-11 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C. Stop by the

January 29th, 2020|Blog|
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Middle East embraces iris-based biometric solutions

By Mohammed Murad As thousands of members of the security industry prepare to attend the annual Intersec trade show and conference in Dubai (Jan. 19-21), we caught up with Rami Azzeh, Iris ID’s regional sales manager for the Middle East to learn more about how iris-based biometrics are being used in that region of the

January 14th, 2020|Blog|

Iris ID integration, mobility and time and attendance solutions on display at Intersec 2020 Dubai

Intersec 2020, one of the world’s largest trade shows for security, safety and fire, comes Jan. 19-21 to the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. And Iris ID will be there (Hall 2, Stand D-24) demonstrating the latest biometric solutions using iris recognition to quickly and accurately identify people. Visit us to see innovative technology

January 7th, 2020|Blog|

Iris ID Technology Is Scalable

The word “scalability” is often used by manufacturers when they mention their products. But what does scalability really mean as it relates to the use of biometrics in security, national identity programs or time and attendance? Scalability refers to the ability of a product or system to keep up with an organization’s growth or other

December 10th, 2019|Blog|

U.S. Marshals Video Shows Iris ID Technology in Booking Stations

A recent video from the United States Marshals Service shows how Iris ID technology will be incorporated in booking stations operated in each of the agency’s 94 judicial districts across the country. When installed, these stations will include the collection of a suspect’s fingerprints, facial photograph, iris capture, signature and other demographic information. All components

December 2nd, 2019|Blog|

Iris ID Wins Third Prestigious ASTORS Award

For the third time in four years, Iris ID was named a platinum-level winner in the American Security Today’s annual ASTOR awards program. The magazine recognized Iris ID’s IrisAccess iCAM 7S identity authentication platform as 2019’s Best Facial and Iris Recognition product during a ceremony at the recent ISC East conference in New York City.

November 21st, 2019|Blog|

Multi-Factor and Multi-Layer Identification Are Not Necessarily the Same

By Mohammed Murad The use of two-factor identification (2FA) for authenticating a person’s identity is widely recognized as a best practice for enterprise physical and logical access control. Yet people often refer to multi-layer authentication (MLA) and multi-factor authentication (MFA) as though they are the same time. That’s not necessarily true. A good end-to-end solution

November 19th, 2019|Blog|
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IrisTime: The Timeclock for the Modern Workforce

By Mohammed Murad Ensuring all employees are paid on time, accurately and in accordance with local tax codes, labor laws and corporate policies is one of the biggest challenges facing human resource managers. The process involves identifying employees as they clock in and out each workday and then integrating that data with payroll software applications

November 12th, 2019|Blog|
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FBI Recommends Including Biometrics as Part of Multi-Factor Authentication

By Mohammed Murad Multi-factor authentication (MFA) has become a popular tool for organizations to authenticate the identity of employees and vendors using the corporate network. These MFA efforts often include the use of tokens and multi-digit codes sent to smartphones in an effort to reduce successful cyberattacks. However, a recent FBI report found criminals have

November 4th, 2019|Blog|