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Gothenburg, Sweden, 2011/02/25 - Fingerprint Cards (FPC) announced a partnership aimed at offering biometric solutions globally, based on a combination of FPC ’ s fingerprint sensor and Oki Semiconductor’ s processor chip.
The combined solution will be marketed through FPC’s and Oki Semiconductor’s global sales channels comprising more than 500 sales executives. Oki Semiconductor’s solid experience in the biometric processor industry coupled with FPC’s leading-edge knowledge of fingerprint sensor technology will assure that a state-of-the-art solution is offered to customers.
Johan Carlström CEO of Fingerprint Cards says: “Partnering with a globally respected, market leading company such as Oki Semiconductor represents quality assurance of our technology and the total solution offering. We look forward to this partnership and what we, jointly, will bring to the worldwide market”
About Oki Semiconductor Co., Ltd (Oki Semi)
Oki Semiconductor (okisemi.com) is a leading total-silicon solutions provider in the ever-expanding digital communications market. Oki Semiconductor has the expertise and experience in technology development and products manufacturing to support a wide array of customers and a multiplicity of customer demands. As the result of a highly synergetic union with the ROHM Co. Ltd. in 2008, Oki Semiconductor continues to support the new digital future by developing and providing innovative products to the market.
About Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC)
Fingerprint Cards AB (fingerprints.com) develops, produces and markets biometric components that through analysis and matching of an individual’s unique fingerprint verify the person’s identity. The technology consists of biometric sensors, processors, algorithms and modules that can be used separately or in combination with each other. The competitive advantages offered by FPC’s technology include unique image quality, extreme robustness, low power consumption and complete biometric systems. With these advantages and the ability to achieve extremely low manufacturing costs, the technology can be implemented in volume products, such as smart cards and mobile telephones, where extremely rigorous demands are placed on such characteristics. FPC’s technology can also be used in IT and Internet products for security and access control. Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC) is listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm (FING B) and has its head office in Gothenburg, Sweden.
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