NEWARK, Calif., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta ID Inc., a company focused on bringing secure and convenient biometric authentication to mass-market computing devices, announced today its ActiveIRIS® technology will be demonstrated by Fujitsu and other partners at the Mobile World Congress, 2015, in Barcelona.
Delta ID's patent-pending ActiveIRIS® makes the iris in our eyes a unique and secret "password" that we never have to remember. All the users will ever have to do is to just look at his/her device to unlock it, log into a bank account, or make an online or mobile payment. ActiveIRIS is the world's first iris recognition technology that can be easily integrated into mass-market mobile/PC devices, and is extremely easy for consumers to use. Delta ID is working with major mobile/PC platform providers and multiple mobile/PC OEMs to bring this technology into next generation mobile/PC devices.
"Fujitsu is constantly looking at innovative ways of making our mobile devices more easy and secure for the consumers," said Katsumi Takada, Corporate Executive Officer, SVP, Head of Mobile Phones Unit at Fujitsu Limited. "We are very excited about how Delta ID's iris recognition technology can enhance user experience of our devices and also provide a higher level of security required for enabling various services. We would like to invite the visitors at Mobile World Congress to experience this new technology with our smartphone at our booth #5A40."
"We believe with ActiveIRIS we are making iris a biometric modality that is ready for consumers. We are privileged to have the support of Fujitsu and all other customers and partners who are demonstrating our technology at the Mobile World Congress," said Salil Prabhakar, President and CEO of Delta ID. "We believe the visitors at Mobile World Congress will be pleased with the convenience & security of using their iris for accessing their mobile devices and services," he added.
About Delta ID
Delta ID was founded in 2011 with the mission to bring secure and convenient biometric authentication to mass market computing devices. Delta ID's ActiveIRIS® technology includes patent-pending software to enable iris recognition using simple hardware that can be easily integrated in mobile and PC devices. Delta ID is based in Newark, California and backed by Intel Capital and other strategic investors. For more information, please visit http://www.deltaid.com.
SOURCE Delta ID Inc.