ID4Africa

IDEMIA Alliance Brings Better Identity Management Technology to the DRC

IDEMIA Alliance Brings Better Identity Management Technology to the DRC

“The database and its back-end ensure that each child getting a birth certificate is de-duplicated and given a unique identifier. This provides the Congolese government with a long-term solution for modern identity management.” – Debora Comparin, Senior Market Manager, IDEMIA IDEMIA is partnering with a slew of organizations in an effort to modernize identity management…

CardLogix Brings New IDBX Smart Card Platform to ID4Africa

CardLogix Brings New IDBX Smart Card Platform to ID4Africa

“IDBX is a customizable hardware and software bundle that allows companies to capture and encode biometric information and then use it to print their own biometric smart cards.” CardLogix is following up on the announcement of its new IDBX Biometric Smart Card Issuance System with a live demonstration at ID4Africa in Johannesburg. The company is…

ID4Africa: HID Global’s Efforts to Empower Africa with ID

ID4Africa: HID Global’s Efforts to Empower Africa with ID

“In addition to Angola’s national ID program, HID Global has provided ePassports for Tanzania, and later expanded that partnership to include electronic visas and residency permits.” ID4Africa is currently underway, and HID Global is taking the opportunity to highlight its efforts to provide African citizens with official government identities. The “identity for all” initiative has…

ID4Africa: Laxton Group Showcases Chameleon D Biometric Device

ID4Africa: Laxton Group Showcases Chameleon D Biometric Device

“In addition to South Africa, Laxton’s authentication solutions have already been deployed in Guinea, Mozambique, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe (amongst other countries), which further demonstrates the growing interest in biometric technology.” Laxton Group is bringing the Chameleon D to South Africa. The newly announced multimodal desktop device is the latest addition to the company’s Chameleon line…

Integrated Biometrics Announces South African Office

Integrated Biometrics Announces South African Office

“The announcement comes just ahead of the ID4Africa conference, in which Integrated Biometrics has participated since the conference’s launch in 2015.” Integrated Biometrics is looking to strengthen its presence in the African market, announcing its first office located in South Africa. The office will be headed by Integrated Biometrics founding partner Jim Seaborn, who has…

Aratek to Demonstrate Handheld Biometrics Device at SDW & ID4Africa

Aratek to Demonstrate Handheld Biometrics Device at SDW & ID4Africa

“…Aratek’s Marshall is a handheld device compatible with FBI-certified FAP 20, FAP 30, and FAP 45 fingerprint scanners.” Aratek is extending its roadshow beyond North America, announcing plans to showcase its Marshall device at major upcoming industry events in the UK and Africa. Announced earlier this year, Aratek’s Marshall is a handheld device compatible with…