SOURCE: GET Group North America

GET Group North America

September 13, 2016 10:15 ET

GET Group North America Partners With Speed Identity to Offer Biometric Live Capture Solutions

Leaders in Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) Technology and Biometric Data Capture Solutions Sign Exclusive North American Reseller Agreement

WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwired - Sep 13, 2016) -  GET Group North America, a provider of high-assurance security solutions that enhance Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) operations, today announced that it has entered into an exclusive reseller agreement with Speed Identity, a leading global provider of solutions for biometric security, to offer biometric live capture solutions to the North American market.

Biometric identification technology uses physiological characteristics for identity authentication and verification. As a leading systems integrator, GET Group NA is partnering with Speed Identity to provide a biometric capture solution featuring live enrollment capabilities so that all captured biometric data is collected at one time, ensuring data is securely tied to the applicant. This reduces enrollment time to just a few minutes; secures the process from application input to immediate ID document production output; and enables compliance with the highest standards and regulations for biometric data. Virtually all high-end security documents used for travel, airports, government agencies, nuclear plants, and other facilities and organizations where security is vital, are increasingly moving toward the use of biometrics for identity screening. 

"At GET Group North America, we pride ourselves on offering the best and most cutting-edge ICAM technologies from around the world and, as such, are pleased to have Speed Identity's biometric capture solution as part of our robust identity management technology portfolio," said Alex Kambanis, Managing Director for GET Group NA. "Biometric systems are considered to be the most efficient method in the world when it comes to access controls, identification and authentication, and applications for e-passports and identity cards, and help combat identity fraud. 

"Through this partnership, our solution will now be readily accessible to a customer base in the North American market, who will also get the benefit of GET Group North America's advanced personalization capabilities and the expertise of its seasoned North American presence," said Björn Alldén, CEO at Speed Identity. 

About GET Group NA
GET Group North America is an experienced provider of high-assurance security solutions that enhance Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) operations. As a leading-edge systems integrator, GET Group NA and its partners design, manufacture, and implement secure ID solutions that enable government agencies, motor vehicle departments, municipalities and law enforcement organizations to implement the latest in identity management technologies. From photo ID cards to driver's licenses to passports, GET Group NA delivers advanced personalization capabilities that prevent identification fraud and accommodate diversified customer needs. 

GET Group NA has over 20 years of experience in identity management and is certified under CMMI Level 3 and ISO 27001. To learn more, visit www.getgroupna.com.

About Speed Identity
Speed Identity is a leading global provider of high performance solutions for biometric data capture and enrollment; meeting and exceeding industry regulations and standards including ICAO 9303, ISO/IEC 19794-4/5 and FBI / MITRE. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, Speed Identity works with governments and organizations worldwide to help create a safer place for tomorrow's global people.

Speed Identity pioneered live biometric enrollment in the early 2000. To date the company has successfully delivered thousands of systems in more than 120 countries worldwide to government departments and agencies

To learn more, visit www.speed-identity.com

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