Government ID

This section reports on the emergence of next-generation eID technology, usage and design. From citizen ID cards to residence permits, driving licenses and more, this section will track all the latest developments…

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Troy unveils anti-forgery solutions at SDW 2017 27 June 2017

Secure identity solutions firm Troy has unveiled security features to create tamper-proof, fraud-resistant documents at leading event SDW 2017.

Suprema to showcase 'world's slimmest FAP20 fingerprint scanner' at SDW 2017 26 June 2017

South Korean biometrics and ID solutions firm Suprema has announced that the company will showcase BioMini Slim 2, the World's slimmest fingerprint authentication scanner at next generation identity solutions event SDW 2017.

Jumio to develop ID solutions with Monzo 26 June 2017

Identity as a Service firm Jumio has announced a partnership with Crowdcube alum and challenger bank, Monzo, related to identity verification for new and existing customers.

secunet eGate solution goes into operation in Iceland 22 June 2017

An eGate solution developed by Germany's secunet has begun operation in Iceland. 

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Imprimerie Nationale Group to showcase solutions at SDW 2017 22 June 2017

Secure biometric identity firm Imprimerie Nationale Group plans to showcase its offering of components, products, digital services at world-leading next generation identity event SDW 2017.

SIA to launch eDocument Physical Security Certification Initiative at SDW 2017 21 June 2017

The Secure Identity Alliance (SIA), the global identity and secure eServices advisory body, plans to launch a new initiative to help issuers and manufacturers evaluate the integrity and effectiveness of current and planned secure eDocument physical security design features, at SDW 2017.

Accenture, Microsoft develop biometrics and blockchain for digital ID initiative 21 June 2017

Identity solutions firm Accenture is working with Microsoft on a digital identity initiative that uses blockchain and biometrics.

TSA launches biometric tech appraisal 14 June 2017

The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced that it will assess biometric checkpoint screening technology at one PreCheck lane at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International and one at Denver International, beginning this week.

East Timor rolls out ePassports 08 June 2017

East Timor government to start issuing ePassports to its citizens. 

Proven Identity Checking services now in UK govt’s Digital Marketplace 08 June 2017

Following an application for its NSL Valid8 services to be included on the UK Government’s Digital Marketplace, NSL has confirmed both its self-service and managed service identity checking solutions have been assessed and accepted onto the latest G Cloud framework.

Bahrain International Airport opts for Thales-Sita system 07 June 2017

Bahrain's Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication has chosen Thales and SITA to provide the airport security and operations management system. 

Cognitec reveals role in Automated Border Control at Venice Airport 01 June 2017

German biometrics firm Cognitec reveals role in Automated Border Control at Venice Airport.

Gemalto wins Canadian contracts 01 June 2017

Gemalto wins contracts to provide polycarbonate driver's license in New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. 

Optaglio launches holographic portrait solution 30 May 2017

E-beam lithography firm Optaglio has developed a technology for issuing personalised ID cards with a holographic portrait of a holder. 

Signicat launches MobileID 30 May 2017

ID assurance provider Signicat has launched MobileID, a mobile authentication product that incorporates biometrics.

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Features

White paper: Slovakia prototypes mobile electronic identification (MeID) solution

Empowering e-government by shifting to smart cards is accelerating the arrival of a new era of mobile identity and electronic documents.

Hewlett Packard: Implementing mobile electronic identity

In this white paper, Hewlett Packard details an enterprise approach to mobile eID based on hardware tokens in microSD cards.

HID Global - Mobile ID solutions for government-to-citizen applications

Citizen ID documents such as national IDs and driver licenses will ultimately follow the trend toward mobility.

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