Biometrics & Identity
New White Paper: Multimodal Biometrics at the Border

In today’s landscape of rising travel volumes, heightened security needs, and flat operating budgets, border agencies face the unique challenge of maintaining security while providing a travel experience that’s enjoyable and expeditious. In this white paper, we explore how adopting a multimodal biometric approach can boost security, efficiency, and flexibility while enhancing the quality of service…

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Panasonic Avionics and Tascent Partner to Enhance Air Traveler Experience with Biometrics

Multimodal biometrics to streamline travel and deliver industry innovation LONG BEACH, CA – September 26, 2017 – Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), the world leader in inflight entertainment and connectivity, and Tascent, Inc., a biometrics and identity innovation company, today announced their intent to enter into a strategic partnership to bring biometric passenger identification to every stage…

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Tascent InSight One Wins Silver in IDSA International Design Excellence Awards 2017

InSight One awarded top honor among Commercial and Industrial products Los Gatos, CA—August 22, 2017—Tascent InSight One wins Silver in the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®) 2017 hosted by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). The iris and face recognition system received this prestigious distinction in the Commercial and Industrial products category. The 52…

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Come join us at these Fall 2017 events!

We have a busy conference season ahead of us! If you’re attending any of these events, make sure to stop by our booth or contact us to schedule a meeting. We’ll have our latest biometric innovations on display. Sep 6-8 | Las Vegas, NV Future Travel Experience, Global – Booth C16 Sep 12-14 | Washington D.C.…

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Tascent appoints Dragan Milanovich as VP of Engineering

Additional world-class technical leadership strengthens the Tascent team LOS GATOS, CA – July 19, 2017 – Tascent has expanded its executive team with the appointment of Dragan Milanovich as VP of Engineering. In his new role, Dragan will provide technical leadership to further extend Tascent’s reputation for high-quality, thoughtfully-designed biometric solutions. Dragan’s experience developing secure…

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A strong start, new leadership, and a bright future

When we started Tascent two years ago, we hardly dared dream we’d come this far, this fast. In that time we’ve launched a ground-breaking mobile identity platform and an award-winning iris recognition system, created significant new partnerships and customer base, expanded reference customers such as London Gatwick and Dubai airports, and opened offices in Washington…

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Where Minority Report Went Wrong

FACT VS. REALITY – HOLLYWOOD’S BIOMETRIC BLUNDER Deep in an underground complex, a military leader salutes the guards standing before a thick metal door. He steps up to the door eye level. “Iris scan commencing,” reads a screen at eye level. “Identity validated. Welcome, commander.”  The door opens with a whoosh. If you go to…

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Why Usability Matters

Showing your ID at the airport is one thing. But using your eye as your passport? It might feel like a big step. Nevertheless, iris scanning and other forms of biometrics will soon be common sights at airports around the world. Airports all over the world are installing biometrics to streamline the traveler journey, from…

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Tascent InSight One Wins 2017 Good Design Australia Award

InSight One championed for user-centric design excellence LOS GATOS, Ca. – June 20, 2017 – Tascent™ has won the 2017 Good Design® Australia award for its InSight One iris and face recognition system. The accolade is one of Australia’s most prestigious awards for design and innovation, and comes on the heels of InSight One’s prestigious…

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