Perhaps the most exciting product released at last Comdex, was the Identix DFR-300 Fingerprint Scanner. Implemented in Compaq, Dell, and Toshiba laptops, the hardware fingerprint scanners are packaged with BioLogon™ for Windows 2000™ and features biometric identification and authentication, BIOS level security, single sign-on and multi-factor security.
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a computer, conducting transactions online or operating a cell phone, to be made more secure and convenient. Using a standard PCMCIA form factor, DFR 300 readers are ultra thin, 4.5mm (about 4 credit cards stacked thick), and relatively inexpensive, facilitating implementation in all kinds of products. Today, Identix readers and BioLogon software are sold through reseller channels by leading PC manufacturers for enterprise, desktop, and portable security applications. Figure 2. Market Information Last