AOptix Technologies, Inc., announced that Morpho, a high-technology company of the Safran group and a world leader in biometric technology, has become an AOptix strategic partner. With this agreement, AOptix products, including the combined face capture and iris recognition system, InSight® Duo, will be integrated into Morpho’s automated border solutions and made available to its worldwide customer base.
Morpho provides advanced solutions for border control, detection, identity management, criminal justice, and secure biometric access. “For years, we have respected AOptix’s commitment to innovation in enhancing iris usability in biometric identification systems. The match between our two companies is natural as we unite to offer biometric solutions for a vast array of applications,” says Bernard Didier, Senior VP, Technology & Strategy at Morpho. “Combining the knowledge and expertise of our two companies in iris and facial recognition solutions will offer tremendous benefits in security and time savings for governments, airports, airlines and the traveling public.” AOptix solutions already process tens of thousands of biometric transactions per day in the aviation security and immigration control applications, and have helped to transform the biometrics market with fast, accurate, and easy-to-use products. ”Morpho has always been on the leading edge of biometric identity solutions for border control and aviation security,” says Dale Bastian, Vice President of Sales at AOptix “It has an impressive global organization, and will be a key partner for AOptix as we deploy our systems in high throughput applications around the world.“