Navigation Links
Mobile Communication Market Opens up for Biometrics - Precise Biometrics Awarded 1st Prize at GSMA World Mobile Congress
Date:2/21/2009

LUND, Sweden, February 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Precise Biometrics came in first place in the global SIMagine competition, held annually at the GSMA World Mobile Congress - the world's largest event for mobile communication. The awarded mobile aviation solution is based on Precise Match-on-SIM(TM) and enables fast-lane service using fingerprint recognition and mobile phones.

SIMagine is a global competition focusing on new innovative solutions for mobile communication and Java cards. The competition is arranged by Gemalto, the world-leader in digital security, Sun Microsystems and Samsung. Last year, Precise Biometrics came in second place with their solution Precise Match-on-SIM(TM), which enables secure and easy authentication to any high value transaction using a mobile phone.

- "We are most pleased that the SIMagine jury once again awarded Precise Match-on-Card for mobile phones. This year, we take the technology one step further and demonstrate an entire solution for airline travel - how biometrics is utilized throughout the entire process of booking, check-in, boarding, and other services related to travel where authentication is needed The concept is based on our experience from the aviation industry and also developed in dialog with Scandinavian Airlines," says Jonas Andersson, Vice President of Business Development at Precise Biometrics.

Thomas Marschall, CEO at Precise Biometrics, congratulates his team and comments:

- "Last year's SIMagine award opened a lot of doors for us and defined one of our most important business development areas in the coming years; the mobile communications industry. As Match-on-Card is by nature tied to smart cards, and since the SIM card segment is close to 80% of the entire smart card market, this is where we want to be. To once again be among the finalists, and actually winning first prize, strengthens our offering and gives us valuable contacts with industry actors."

Precise Biometrics presented a complete solution for smart travel; "BioXpress - The Queue-less Travel Experience". BioXpress utilizes Precise Match-on-Card(TM) for automated identity check supporting airline services through the SIM card and NFC (Near Field Communication). It enables remote ticket purchase, automatic baggage drop, self service boarding and baggage reconciliation. All these services are secured by automated Match-on-Card biometric verification to enable a fully automated passenger flow.

Precise Biometrics has approximately 20 million deployed card licenses and over 80 milllion contracted licenses for its Match-on-Card technology today.

Precise Biometrics AB is an innovative company offering 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. Our core product Precise BioMatch(TM) integrates into ID and bank card programs and secure chips, as well as systems for access control to buildings, computers and networks. We act on a global market and our technology is licensed to more than 80 million users all over the world. The Precise Biometrics group has subsidiaries in Sweden (with group headquarters in Lund), Great Britain, Hong Kong and USA, and a joint venture agreement in China. Precise Biometrics is listed on the small cap list at the Nordic Exchange in Sweden (symbol:PREC). For more information, please visit http://www.precisebiometrics.com/


'/>"/>
SOURCE Precise Biometrics AB
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology news :

1. Youngstown, Ohio Police Award Mobile Data Contract to BIO-key(R) International
2. Easton, PA Police Officers Armed With BIO-key(R) Mobile Data Solution Access Information Anytime, Anywhere
3. BIO-key(R) Receives New Mobile Data Contract Award From Indiana Police Agency
4. BIO-key(R) Receives New Mobile Data Contract Award From Indiana Police Agency
5. BIO-key(R) Awarded Mobile Data Contract for Additional 10 Kentucky Law Enforcement Agencies
6. Dinosaur diggers bring mobile lab, new techniques to Eastern Montana
7. Ohio Law Enforcement Agency Deploys BIO-key(R) Mobile Reporting Software
8. Promptu Unveils High Accuracy Voice-to-Text Dictation for Mobile Phones at CTIA
9. Promptu and OAG Team to Deliver Flight Schedule and Status Information on Mobile Devices
10. Motorola Introduces Mobile Biometric Identification for Handheld Computers
11. Promptu Unveils High Accuracy Voice-to-Text Dictation for Mobile Phones at CTIA
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Vigilant Solutions announces today that ... are being used by Lee,s Summit ... recent location and arrest of a homicide suspect. ... covers around 65 square miles and is home to ... Department has a single mobile license plate reader system and ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... 2016 http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5kvw8m/global_facial ) ... "Global Facial Recognition Market 2016-2020" report ... ) has announced the addition of the ... report to their offering. --> ... announced the addition of the "Global ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d8zjcd/emotion_detection ) ... "Emotion Detection and Recognition Market by Technology ... Tools (Facial Expression, Voice Recognition and Others), ... Global forecast to 2020" report to ... ) has announced the addition of the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... WASHINGTON , Feb. 11, 2016   BioInformant ... strategic report, "Stem Cell Research Products, Opportunities, Tools, and ... 2020. ... specialize in the stem cell industry, BioInformant has more ... of the stem cell market, by stem cell type. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... its new stem cell treatment clinic in Quito, Ecuador. The new facility will ... trauma applications to patients from around the world. , The new GSCG ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 10, 2016  The Maryland House of Delegates and ... that University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean ... of Maryland Medical System President and CEO Robert ... the highest honor given to the public by the ... Dean Reece and Mr. Chrencik for their contributions ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... York, and New York, New York (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that it has ... develop new vaccines and immunotherapies for infectious diseases and cancer. , ...
Breaking Biology Technology: