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2019-11-12
New facial matching TruFace series headlines Aratek in TRUSTECH

New facial matching TruFace series headlines Aratek in TRUSTECH Cannes 2019

Taipei, Nov. 12, 2019 – Aratek is gearing up to show its latest innovations in TRUSTECH Cannes 2019, the top international trade fair on payments, identification and security. The event will mark the European debut of the new facial matching TruFace line, Aratek’s breakthrough into the facial recognition technology market. “We are excited to introduce TruFace to the European market and demonstrate how it delivers face-enforced identification and authentication. It’s fast, accurate, and convenient,” said Samuel Wu, Aratek’s VP for Sales, International Business Department. Wu noted that facial recognition is growing rapidly beyond smartphones and has become a viable option […]
2019-10-21

Beefed-up Aratek lineup featured in China’s biggest security show

Taipei, Oct. 21, 2019 – Global-leading biometric technology company Aratek takes its reinforced suite of offerings to the CPSE 2019, China’s biggest security exposition. Leading the Aratek lineup is TruFace, the company’s new line of facial recognition terminals seen by industry observers to fortify its already dominant presence in the Chinese market. “China’s rapid and continuous growth drives innovation in all industries, most especially in security technology, and Aratek is right in the forefront of this,” notes Samuel Wu, Aratek’s VP for Sales, International Business Department. “The CPSE 2019 is the perfect platform for showing the Chinese market how the […]
2019-10-01

Aratek to unwrap new facial recognition line in SDW Asia 2019

Taipei, Oct. 01, 2019 – Global-leading biometric technology company Aratek is set to introduce its new series of facial recognition terminals at the SDW Asia 2019 in Singapore. The new line will be called TruFace and marks Aratek’s entry into the emerging facial recognition segment of the biometric identification and authentication industry. “TruFace is the latest in a series of innovations to be hatched as Aratek ramps up its drive to become the go-to provider of superior biometric systems that actually solve customer’s needs,” said Samuel Wu, Aratek’s VP for Sales, International Business Department. He noted that the Aratek TruFace […]
2019-09-04

Aratek launches Spanish website

Taipei, Sep. 4, 2019 – Leading biometric technology company Aratek announced the recent launch of its Spanish website, which is expected to expand its reach to millions of Spanish-speaking customers worldwide. According to Samuel Wu, Vice President for Sales – International Business Department, the Spanish website is a mirror of Aratek’s English version but with the dropdown-menus, product information and contact details in Spanish. The site may be accessed at (LINK) “We wanted to increase the usability of our website for millions of Spanish-speaking customers,” Wu said, adding that the move recognizes the importance of Hispanic market and would help Aratek […]
2019-07-31

Aratek Fingerprint Scanners Now FBI and STQC Certified

Taipei, Aug. 1, 2019 – After capturing the FBI certification last year, biometric technology leader Aratek’s push into the Indian market recently got a major boost when it recently received the STQC certification for two of its fingerprint scanners. The Aratek A400 capacitive scanner and A600 optical scanner have successfully passed rigorous tests of the STQC, India’s quality assurance and conformity assessment body. “We are pleased that our top-of-the-line fingerprint scanners have met the strictest standards of the FBI and the Indian government as well,”  said Samuel Wu, Aratek’s VP for Sales, International Business Dept. “These certifications strongly position us to help […]
2019-07-16

Aratek Marshall with ePassport-Reading Capability Allows for Tighter Border Control & Better Immigration Security

The Aratek Marshall, an all-in-one biometric handheld device that makes “identification-anywhere” a reality, is expected to help immigration authorities implement tighter border control measures with its MRZ reading capability for ePassports and other travel documents. Aratek’s flagship device features the Access-IS OCR310e miniature OCR reading engine which captures code lines from machine readable passports (MRP), visas (MRV), US and international resident permits as well as European and other national ID cards conforming to ICAO 9303 & ISO/IEC 7501-1 (2 and 3-line MRZ). “Security concerns have made border control a top priority for many countries. The Aratek Marshall comes with MRZ […]
2019-06-26

Aratek BIONE Algorithm Aces NIST MINEX III Test

Taipei, June. 26, 2019 – The Aratek BIONE fingerprint algorithm recently achieved top scores in the MINEX (Minutiae Interoperability Exchange) III evaluations administered by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The test measures the accuracy and interoperability of proprietary minutiae templates along with their level of compliance with the U.S. Government’s Personal Identity Verification (PIV) program by extracting and matching the proprietary minutiae templates against the ANSI/INCITS 378:2004 minutiae data format standard. “We are pleased that the BIONE algorithm passed the MINEX III Test with flying colors,” said Samuel Wu, Aratek’s VP for Sales, International Business Department. “We have […]
2019-05-28

Aratek to Demo “Identify-Anywhere” and Other Biometric ID Solutions in ID4Africa 2019

Global biometric technology leader Aratek announced its participation in the upcoming meeting of ID4Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa where it will be presenting its full suite of biometric identity solutions. “Aratek is one with the ID4Africa movement in helping African nations create secure ID ecosystems based on digital identity,” noted Samuel Wu, Aratak’s Vice President for Sales – International Business Department. “It’s interesting how Aratek’s rallying cry of ‘Identifying the World. Easily. Securely” neatly dovetails into ID4Africa’s current theme of  “Identity Ecosystems for Service Delivery.” We are excited to show the African market how our technology will enable the inclusion of hundreds of […]
2019-05-28

Secure “Identify-Anywhere” Marshall Leads Aratek Lineup in SDW UK

Leading biometric technology firm Aratek is slated to showcase its new flagship product Marshall in SDW, UK’s biggest identity-related trade show. The Marshall brings true and secure biometric “identify-anywhere” to many different use-cases with its built-in printer and seamless integration with various FBI-certified fingerprint scanners such as FAP20, FAP30, or FAP 45. “Government identity is a rapid-growth industry that’s seeing a lot of innovations. We look forward to being in SDW to show the UK market our recent innovations that are sending ripples of excitement across the industry” said Samuel Wu, Aratak’s Vice President for Sales – International Business Department. […]
2019-04-12

Aratek Takes New “Identify Anywhere” Biometric Solutions to Expo Seguridad 2019

Aratek will showcase the Marshall and its full suite of biometric solutions in Booth No. 1235 at the Expo Seguridad, which will be on May 7-9 at the Centro CitiBanamex, Mexico City. The company is fresh from the launch of its new flagship product Marshall, currently revolutionizing biometric “identify-anywhere” with its built-in printer and seamless integration with various FBI-certified fingerprint scanners such as FAP20, FAP30, or FAP 45.  “We are excited to show the North American market how Aratek’s recent innovations such as the Marshall are shaking up the global biometric identification industry,” said Samuel Wu, Aratak’s Vice President for Sales […]
2019-04-12

Aratek Takes New “Identify Anywhere” Biometric Solutions to Connect:ID 2019

Aratek will showcase the Marshall and its full suite of biometric solutions in Booth 210 at the Connect:ID, which will run from April 29 to May 1 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Centre, Washington DC. The company is fresh from the launch of its new flagship product Marshall, currently revolutionizing biometric “identify-anywhere” with its built-in printer and seamless integration with various FBI-certified fingerprint scanners such as FAP20, FAP30, or FAP 45.  “We are excited to show the North American market how Aratek’s recent innovations such as the Marshall are shaking up the global biometric identification industry,” said Samuel Wu, […]
2019-01-18

Aratek Targets Broad Range of Uses with New Mobile Biometric Terminals

This article originally appeared on biometricupdate.com   Aratek has recently increased its focus on delivering biometric capabilities in remote locations, including with the launch of its new “Marshall” mobile biometric terminal late last year. Marshall features NFC, 2D barcode, and MRZ capabilities for e-passport reading, a built-in printer, and supports seamless integration with FAP20, FAP30, or FAP45 fingerprint scanners, the company says. The all-in-one device debuted at Trustech, where Aratek reports there was significant engagement and interest from customers in a number of different verticals. In an email interview, Biometric Update discussed the company’s intellectual property, its new mobile biometric technology, and trends in […]
2018-12-11

BITEL Launches New POS Terminal Powered by ARATEK

Taipei, Dec. 11, 2018 — Leading provider of secure payments BITEL has recently launched a new point of sale (POS) terminal which features a fingerprint sensor manufactured by ARATEK, the global leader in biometric authentication. “We are pleased to introduce the IC7200 featuring ARATEK capacitive A400-M fingerprint sensor,” said Mark Chun, senior sales manager for BITEL. The new model IC7200 is designed to be implemented for mobile payment, retail and social welfare distribution in various countries. Chun cited ARATEK’s track record for quality and customer support as main drivers for their choice of partner. He also emphasized that ARATEK’s certification from […]
2018-12-06

“Identify-Anywhere” Aratek Marshall Wows Crowds In Trustech Cannes 2018

Taipei, Dec. 6, 2018 —Aratek’s new fingerprint scanner Marshall was a certified hit in Trustech Cannes as it drew large crowds during the three-day exhibit. Visitors excitedly milled around the Aratek booth to see for themselves Marshall, which promises to revolutionize biometric “identify-anywhere.” The guests were particularly impressed with Marshall’s ability to seamlessly integrate with various FBI-certified fingerprint scanners such as FAP20, FAP30, or FAP 45, which many believed afforded users the utmost in flexibility. Still another feature that made Marshall a crowd-favorite is the built-in printer which allows generation of paper-receipts indispensable in many remote applications. “Marshall takes identity-anywhere […]
2018-11-28

Aratek Unveils Marshall; Takes “Identify-Anywhere” to New Level

Taipei, Nov. 28, 2018 — Aratek recently announced the launching of Marshall, an all-in-one biometric handheld device that promises to take identification-anywhere to the next level. The Marshall is a powerful and complete solution that seamlessly integrates with various FBI-certified fingerprint scanners such as FAP20, FAP30, or FAP 45, giving customers the utmost flexibility to perform identification and authentication for every requirement and from virtually any location. It integrates registration, matching, printing, and other functions into one portable module which can be deployed practically anywhere. The Marshall’s built-in printer allows the generation of printouts so indispensable in many off-site applications. “The ability […]
2018-11-06

Aratek To Debut Latest MARSHALL Biometric Mobile Terminal at Trustech 2018

Taipei, Nov. 6, 2018 — ARATEK, the world’s leading provider of biometric technologies, is pleased to announce that the company will introduce its ground-breaking biometric mobile terminal: MARSHALL at Trustech, held from 27th to 29th November 2018 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. Aratek’s latest MARSHALL biometric mobile terminal is the most VERSATILE device in your hand. It’s based on slim design, easy to carry, one hand operate and desktop usage. After years of devoted to refine the casting process for greater durability and overall performance, MARSHALL is uniquely qualified to bring sweetener innovation to identity applications. Trustech […]
2018-10-10

Aratek to Highlight Latest Biometric Technologies at the 2018 Smart Cards Expo in India

Taipei, Oct. 10, 2018 — Global biometric technologies and eID management leader ARATEK is set to showcase its latest biometric products and comprehensive biometric solutions at the Smart Cards Expo 2018 in India. The company will highlight the A400, A600 and FRO900 fingerprint scanners which have recently been certified by the FBI for exceeding rigorous requirements of accuracy, reliability, durability, and interoperability. The A400 and A600 are also in the final phase of getting a certification from the STQC, India’s quality assurance and conformity assessment body. “The forthcoming STQC certification is a significant technical milestone for Aratek  which will play a crucial role in […]
2018-09-27

Aratek Captures Third FBI Certification as Company Ramps up Product Development

Shenzhen, July 22, 2018 — Aratek Biometrics Technology recently announced the FBI certification of its A400 fingerprint scanner, the company’s third product to claim the coveted industry standard. The certification recognizes the A400’s compliance with the FBI’s Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Image Quality Specifications Standard, a credential much prized in the competitive biometrics industry. Aratek CEO Michael Shao said that the latest FBI certification underscores the company’s intensified focus on development in order to meet the rapidly-evolving requirements of customers. “Aratek’s overriding mission is to provide better and better biometric products that make a real difference and create value for […]
2018-06-14

Aratek to Showcase FBI-Certified Fingerprint Scanners at SDW 2018

Shenzhen, June 15, 2018 — ARATEK®, a global leader in biometric identity management and authentication solutions, will be showcasing its latest full range of FBI-Certified fingerprint scanners at SDW 2018, the world’s largest dedicated conference and exhibition for next-generation human identity solutions. Aratek will introduce its FBI-certified fingerprint scanners: A400, A600 and FRO900 at SDW 2018 in representing a continuation of long-term efforts to make rugged, high-quality and cost-effective fingerprint scanners for identity and access management. A400 is a compact capacitive scanner that meets or exceeds rigorous requirements from FBI PIV certification to China’s GA certification and India’s STQC certification […]
2018-04-12

Aratek Attains FBI Certification for Lastest A400 Capacitive Scanner

Shenzhen, Apr. 12, 2018 — Aratek®, a market-leading provider in biometric identity management and biometric technologies, announced today that its latest A400 capacitive fingerprint scanner has certified by FBI to be compliant with Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Image Quality Specifications standard for single finger scanning. This is another affirmation after their A600 and FRO900 scanners were both received FBI certification a while ago. A400 is a compact and rugged capacitive scanner that meets or exceeds rigorous requirements from FBI PIV certification to China’s GA certification and India’s STQC certification for civil ID, healthcare, education and various applications. It’s an important […]
2018-03-26

Aratek to Introduce Advanced eID Technologies at ID4Africa 2018

Windhoek, Namibia, April 26, 2018 — ARATEK®, a leading global provider of eID and biometric authentication solutions, is thrilling to introduce its latest eID technologies and biometric solutions at ID4Africa  2018, the biggest Annual Forum on electronic identity in Africa. The 3 Day event, themed ‘Pathways to Digital Identity’, has been held since April 24 in Windhoek, Namibia. Following the previous themes and discussions, this year’s forum is centered on key issues in digital identity ecosystem and its applications. Over 50 nations and 22 development agencies come together to share insights and experience about how to craft a tailored national […]
2017-11-30

Aratek Showcases Innovative Mobile Terminals at Trustech 2017

Cannes, Nov 30, 2017 — ARATEK®, a leading provider of identity management and secure authentication solutions, showcased its innovative range of biometric terminals at Trustech 2017, the largest annual event for trust-based technologies held in Cannes, France. At the event, the Aratek BM5520 and BD9300 terminals made their global debut, and which received rave reviews from attendees. The BM5520 Handheld ID Verification Terminal features a variety of industry-leading technologies including the high-capacity wireless applications of Wi-Fi /GPS /Bluetooth /NEC /RFID /Barcode, 5MP camera that facilitate facial image capturing and a dual interface for contact/contactless card use. It’s a robust mobile […]

Identity registration | Identity management | Micro finance | Financial inclusion | Voter verification | Access Control

Fingerprint | Biometrics | Mobile | Terminal | Mobile ID | Fingerprint STQC | Fingerprint FBI | Identification | SIM Activation

Identity registration | Identity management | Micro finance | Financial inclusion | Voter verification | Access Control

Fingerprint | Biometrics | Mobile | Terminal | Mobile ID | Fingerprint STQC | Fingerprint FBI | Identification | SIM Activation