NEC Corporation introduces its innovation in bio-metric scanning, the NEC HS100-10 Hybrid Finger Scanner which was launched for commercial uses. The company says it is the world’s first device to scan fingerprint and finger vein simultaneously without contact with the device. NEC explained its function as being the newest and world’s first scanner to acquire both the user’s fingerprint and finger vein information which makes its somewhat impossible for people with bad intentions to deceive the system. It uses a USB interface and is compatible with major access management softwares including Tivoli Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On which was developed by IBM as well as the Novell SecureLogin software. The scanner utilizes NEC’s original Fusion Method along with a 600 dpi sensor, no pricing information was been released for the NEC HS100-10.
Source: NEC Corporation