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Biometrics for Patient Identification

Biometrics for Patient Identification Mohammed Murad Medical facilities have little room for error when it comes to identifying patients. They must be identified with 100% accuracy to ensure healthcare teams provide the proper treatment based on a person's medical history. Record-keeping challenges increase the possibility of misidentification; human error can lead to improperly entered data;

January 26th, 2021|News|
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Keeping an Eye on Travel Security at Schiphol Airport

Security Management By Sara Mosqueda Ranked the world’s ninth-best air hub in 2020 by Skytrax, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol was already familiar with technology that encourages hygiene measures—even before the coronavirus pandemic emerged. Privium, an exclusive traveler membership program at Schiphol, has three lounges at the international airport that allow its members to relax before a flight,

January 4th, 2021|News|
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Beyond the Card

A new generation of access control credentials are proven and available By Mohammed Murad About 50 years ago, organizations requiring a higher security level began replacing their locks and keys with electronic card-based access control systems. Through the decades, plastic has remained the favorite medium for employee credentials. But a new generation of credentials that

December 1st, 2020|News|

Podcast: Biometric Time & Attendance: HRchat Interviews Mohammed Murad

  With so many of us working remotely at the moment, many firms are looking for secure and reliable ways to log their employees in and out and connect hours worked with payroll. In this HRchat interview, we consider tech available to hold employees accountable to the hours they're supposed to put in

October 27th, 2020|News|
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Iris ID talks steady biometric iris recognition partnership with Google data centers

This has been a fruitful year for biometric iris recognition developer Iris ID Systems. Not only has the company been included on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private businesses in the U.S. in 2020, but its technology has been implemented across the world. It now secures payroll management systems in three hotels in Iraq, it has been implemented in airport

September 24th, 2020|News|
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The Role of Biometrics in a Post COVID-19 World

Experts say touchless modalities will likely grow while fingerprint, other touch-based solutions will see their use decline As lockdowns across the nation begin to lift and people start to return to some semblance of their routine daily lives in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, nearly everyone agrees that the so-called “new normal” will look

July 9th, 2020|News|
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Guest Feature: Biometrics in a New Era

June 19, 2020 The following is a guest post by Mohammed Murad, Vice President, Global Sales and Business Development, Iris ID Two of 2020’s biggest news stories – the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and protests seeking racial equality – have affected businesses worldwide, with the biometric industry being no exception. How long the impacts will last is, at

June 19th, 2020|News|
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INTERVIEW: Iris ID’s Mohammed Murad on Contactless Biometrics in the Age of COVID-19

April 6, 2020 Iris ID is a leading provider of iris recognition technology, and as a result has racked up a number of partners over the years – from Honeywell to GenKey to Integrated Biometrics. Indeed, that last partnership led to the announcement of a multimodal handheld device supporting both iris and fingerprint scanning earlier this year. Nevertheless,

April 6th, 2020|News|
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Executive Interview: Iris ID on non-contact biometrics and privacy

Planet Biometrics took time out to speak to Mohammed Murad, Iris ID's vice president of global business development and sales, about the increasing prevalence of the modality and its important new application areas. Can you tell us about Iris ID’s history as a company, its ethos and global outlook? Iris ID developed the first commercial iris recognition

March 31st, 2020|News|
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Iris ID – Message from President & CEO Regarding COVID-19

As we continue to track the COVID-19 coronavirus, the health and safety of Iris ID staff, customers and partners are our principal concern.  We are collecting information from sources worldwide, such as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization and many local and regional organizations to inform and shape our

March 19th, 2020|News|