- Yahoo Finance
- Hits: 3327
Tyco Integrated Security and EyeLock Partner to Enhance Biometric Technology Offering
BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - Aug 29, 2016) - Tyco Integrated Security (TycoIS), the leading security systems integrator, today announced it will partner with EyeLock LLC, a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, to offer Iris Identity Authentication Technology to its customers.
Through this partnership, TycoIS will help provide its high-security customers with the additional protection and peace of mind provided by advanced access control. EyeLock's technology represents a breakthrough in proprietary software, security, algorithms and optics, and delivers the most secure, reliable and user-friendly capabilities available in the market today.
"TycoIS is committed to offering innovative solutions and advanced technology to meet our customer's unique needs," said Joe Oliveri, vice president and general manager, Tyco Integrated Security. "EyeLock's technology is a welcomed addition to our access control offerings. It helps provide more accurate identification and authorization of personnel, which can be integrated and operate on our platforms, offering the potential for greater value and confidence for our customers."
The iris authentication technology looks at more than 240 unique iris characteristics, and is one of the only in the world to utilize dual-eye authentication. In addition to its outstanding security features, EyeLock's portable template allows mobile-enabled users the convenience of hands-free and true two-factor authentication. As users get within range, the mobile device automatically sends their template to the reader via Bluetooth and access is granted if their iris is matched. The combination with TycoIS' proven experience in access control integration can help provide more safety and security benefits for customers.