Iris-based identity authentication manufacturer completes 7th access control system integration
NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeLock LLC, a leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, announced today the Company has completed its integration with the Genetec Security Center Synergis™ access control platform, ensuring dependable, rapid and hassle-free iris template management within the access control platform.
The Synergis IP access control system (ACS) heightens the security of an organization and increases its readiness to respond to incidents and threats, while leveraging any existing network and security equipment investments. With advanced security measures and support for an ever-growing number of 3rd-party access control devices, the Synergis system gives organizations the confidence to protect their people and assets.
"We are delighted to become a key part of the Genetec Synergis offering," said Jeff Carter, Chief Executive Officer of Eyelock. "By including Eyelock products that are fully integrated with Genetec access control systems, our network of experienced, value-added resellers and system integrators can help realize substantial features and business benefits for both our organizations."
In addition to speeding up the onboarding process by eliminating dual-data entry for the companies' mutual customers, the integrated interface with Synergis enables intelligent onboard memory management within the iris readers. Utilizing an individual's access control permissions, the system can determine and distribute iris templates only to doors which are necessary.
"The Genetec Security Center software developer's kit (SDK) enabled EyeLock to fully embed the entire iris enrollment process in the Security Center interface and provides a completely unified experience for the end-user," said Thibaut Louvet, Product Group Director for Access Control at Genetec. "Having a fully embedded experience with Synergis and the EyeLock biometric hardware will improve operational efficiency by accelerating onboarding and management of our access control users."
This integration is part of EyeLock's Identity Suite (EIS) and was written entirely using EyeLock's software development kit (SDK). The combination of EIS and the SDK allows significant enablement and acceleration of the onboarding of iris-based identity authentication technology onto a myriad of platforms including access control and IT security. Iris technology is now more efficient and cost-effective than ever before, and EyeLock's solutions are ready to be implemented uniformly on a global basis.
EyeLock has also entered into a business relationship with Genetec Inc. to offer its iris biometrics products within the Genetec network of certified channel partners, value-added resellers and system integrators.
For more information about EyeLock, please visit: www.eyelock.com.
Genetec develops open-architecture software, hardware and cloud-based services for the physical security and public safety industry. Its flagship product, Security Center, unifies IP-based access control, video surveillance and automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) into one platform. A global innovator since 1997, Genetec is headquartered in Montréal, Canada, and serves enterprise and government organizations via an integrated network of resellers, certified channel partners, integrators and consultants in over 80 countries. Genetec was founded on the principle of innovation and remains at the forefront of emerging technologies that unify IP physical security systems. For more information about Genetec, visit: www.genetec.com.
EyeLock LLC is an acknowledged leader in advanced iris authentication for the Internet of Things (IoT), providing the highest level of security with EyeLock ID™ technology. Iris authentication is highly secure because no two irises are alike and the iris is the most accurate human identifier other than DNA. The Company's significant IP portfolio, including more than 75 patents and patents pending, and proprietary technology enables the convenient and secure authentication of individuals across physical and logical environments. EyeLock's solutions have been integrated and embedded across consumer and enterprise products and platforms, eliminating the need for PINs and passwords. Corporations across the Fortune 500 recognize the level of security EyeLock provides due in part to its extremely high false acceptance rate, ease of use, and scalability. As a sponsor member of the Fast IDentity Online Alliance (FIDO), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a safer and more secure digital presence for consumers, EyeLock is dedicated to advancing digital privacy and next generation security. For more information, please visit our Web site at www.eyelock.com.
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