|[May 06, 2014]
BI2 Technologies announces issuance of US Patent for Mobile, Wireless Hand-held Biometric Capture, Processing and Communication System and Method for Biometric Identification
PLYMOUTH, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
Biometric Intelligence & Identification Technologies (BI2 Technologies),
a leading provider of biometric identification technologies, announces
the issuance of US Patent No. 8719584 entitled "Mobile, wireless
hand-held biometric capture, processing and communication system and
method for biometric identification."
Sean G. Mullin, president and CEO of BI2 Technologies said, "The
issuance of this patent is truly a game changer. Imagine the potential
uses, growth and applications as a strategic capability for virtually
every industry and market where verification of identity is important."
Peter Y. Flynn, co-founder of BI2 said, "This technology is completely
horizontal and can become a strategic differentiator for every
organization - from smartphone, tablet and radio manufacturers to
network communication and third party application providers to system
integrators within vertical markets and industries such as financial
srvice, banking, transportation, construction, government, cyber
security and intelligence."
ReportsnReports.com estimates the Global Mobile Biometrics market will
grow at a CAGR of 156.9 percent over the period 2013-2018.
The patent covers a mobile, wireless biometric identification system
which includes a biometric capture device, associated software and
processes which enable a commercially available wireless communication
device, such as a smartphone, using a commercially established wireless
communication networks, to capture a digital image of a human biometric
(iris, fingerprint, etc.) for transmission via a secure connection to a
central server. The capture device is designed to focus on the difficult
task of capturing the highest possible quality image for encoding and
comparison, while the overall system is designed to leverage the
existing cellular communication network. At the server level, the server
system receives the image, encodes the image to a biometric template,
and compares the encoded template to a plurality of reference templates
stored in a database to identify the individual. Identification data is
then transmitted back to the device and displayed.
About BI2 Technologies
Biometric Intelligence & Identification Technologies (BI2 Technologies)
is a privately held company based in Plymouth, Massachusetts and is a
leading provider of multi-modal biometric identification technologies.
For more information about BI2 Technologies, please visit: www.bi2technologies.com.
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