RISHON LEZION, Israel, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
FST Biometrics, the leading visual identification solutions provider, received top industry recognition for its new IMID Access 4.0 product as a winner in the 2017 SIA New Product Showcase during ISC West in Las Vegas. The Security Industry Association (SIA) award honored the best new products in the showcase in a ceremony on April 5.
"Many returning companies entered the SIA New Product Showcase this year along with numerous new entrants, resulting in a remarkable range of new and improved products introduced at ISC West 2017," said SIA CEO Don Erickson. "I congratulate FST Biometrics for distinguishing itself with its SIA New Product Showcase award in a very competitive year."
FST Biometrics received the award for Best User Authentication, Identification, Credentialing and Management Product at the Security Industry Association (SIA) New Product Showcase. FST also took home honors from Security Today's Govies awards program, winning the prize for best product in the "Access Control - Biometrics" category.
"We're proud to see that efforts to develop our product carefully, in tandem with innovative cutomers, has led to a mature product that is ready for the mass market," said Arie Melamed, CMO for FST Biometrics. "This type of industry recognition demonstrates that we have successfully overcome barriers to broad adoption of biometric visual identification."
Since its inception in 1979, SIA New Product Showcase has been the security industry's premier awards-based marketing program. This year's New Product Showcase received 120 entries from small, medium and large companies in the security industry. The NPS judges presented awards in 29 product and service categories. The full list of SIA New Product Showcase award winners is available at http://www.sianps.com.
About the Security Industry Association
The Security Industry Association (SIA) (https://www.securityindustry.org/) is the leading trade association for global security solution providers, with more than 750 innovative member companies representing thousands of security leaders and experts who shape the future of the security industry. SIA protects and advances its members' interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels; creating open industry standards that enable integration; advancing industry professionalism through education and training; opening global market opportunities; and collaboration with other like-minded organizations. As a proud sponsor of ISC Events expos and conferences, SIA ensures its members have access to top-level buyers and influencers, as well as unparalleled learning and network opportunities. SIA also enhances the position of its members in the security marketplace through SIA Government Summit, which brings together private industry with government decision makers, and Securing New Ground®, the security industry's top executive conference for peer-to-peer networking.
About FST Biometrics
FST Biometrics is a leading In Motion Identification (IMID™) solutions provider. FST's Visual Identification™ technology offers speed and accuracy for a highly convenient user experience. IMID is ideal for a diverse range of applications, including access control, healthcare, retail and experience personalization. IMID™ solutions are a fusion of Visual Identification™ technologies that include facial recognition and behavioral biometrics. For more information, please visit http://www.fstbm.com.
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