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IDEMIA’s biometric reader Morphowave, which provides fully touchless access control technology, has been presented by Telefónica in their demonstration and innovation center.

Morphowave captures and verifies 4 fingerprints in less than a second with a simple contactless handwave. And, more than 10,000 units are currently in operation worldwide.

Telefónica is focusing on biometric access control devices for their latest innovation catalog. The company presents their advanced technology to clients in the Distrito Telefónica’s Demonstration and Innovation Center.

In the coming months, Telefónica Tech’s Ingeniería de Seguridad (TIS) division will fully embrace this technology as an integral USP in their future hi-tech security systems projects, focusing on offering customers revolutionary solutions to bring added benefit to all their hi-tech security projects.

The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a surge in demand for hygienic, stable, and healthy tech solutions among businesses of all sizes, propelling Telefonica to the leading edge of the Spanish anti-Covid technology industry.

  • It is a more straightforward and reliable biometric access control device for business establishments.
  • This biometric system allows for access control with a contactless handwave. It will be presented at Distrito Telefónica’s Demonstration and Innovation Center.
  • Telefónica’s latest innovation catalog is focused on biometric access control terminals.
  • Over 10,000 Morphowaves are currently in use around the world, the IDEMIA’s outstanding prize winning is a proven and tested biometric terminal.

The global leader in augmented identity, Idemia, was selected by Movistar in Chile to be part of an unseen service in South America, the creation of a digital identity mobile KYC (Know Your Customer) and solutions for paperless contracts on mobile stores services.

 The announcement took place on April 2019.

The Telefónica’s subsidiary in Chile, Movistar, made a great move towards Idemia, when awarding the company a contract to provide an end-to-end KYC service. The solution has the purpose to assist in-store sales people while signing new customers, both facial and digital signature will be involved. Customers in Chile will have the possibility to sign new contract electronically:

The service is basically provided by a mobile app for tablets and smartphones in which sales people from Telefónica will match the ID document with customer photos stored in a biometric database. This procedure generates though a digital identity for the customer.

The relation between the two companies started years ago, when Idemia had provided Telefónica with SIMs, over-the-air and M2M eSIM Global Subscription management platform. This new contract endorses the ongoing trust of Telefónica in Idemia.

In a long term bases, digital identity will bring a safe and secure world where shoppers will be able to do self enrollment at home in order to carry out their daily taks.

Source: https://www.idemia.com/press-release/idemia-selected-movistar-chile-be-telefonicas-first-ever-south-american-partner-provide-digital-identity-services-2019-04-03