Top Use Cases of Biometric Verification in the Modern World

Table of Contents Introduction Smartphone and Device Access Law Enforcement & Public Security Border Control & Travel Healthcare & Patient Identification Financial Services Physical Access Control Conclusion   Forget fumbling for passwords or trying to remember that obscure PIN you set years ago. Biometric verification is reshaping the way we interact with technology. This method […]

What’s the Difference Between Facial Identification and Facial Recognition?

Table of Contents Introduction Facial Identification Facial Recognition Key Differences Recap Privacy and Ethical Considerations Conclusion   Facial recognition technology has become a familiar presence in our lives. From unlocking our smartphones with a glance to being tagged automatically in photos on social media, it seems like our faces are increasingly becoming unique identifiers. However, […]

Lakota Launches Support for European Dactyloscopy System (EURODAC)

We are excited to announce that Lakota’s software products, Ani and Whorl, can now support creating, editing, and validating biometric files for compliance with the European Dactyloscopy System (EURODAC) specification. Launched in 2003, EURODAC stores and processes digital fingerprint records of asylum seekers who have entered a European country (31 countries in total: 27 EU […]

Lakota Software Receives 2023 Governor’s Export Awards

On September 28, 2023, Lakota Software Solutions was honored to receive its first round of export awards from the state of West Virginia. Each year, the Governor’s Export Awards ceremony celebrates the exporting successes of businesses across the state. The event is sponsored by the state of WV and the WV Department of Economic Development. […]

Management Information Systems Internship – Summer 2023

Responsibilities: – Develop innovative, high-quality IT support solutions within Zendesk – Help define business and customer needs and processes – Work with project team/sponsors on implementing solutions to those needs – Participate in requirements analysis – Help build enhancements within existing applications   Qualifications: – Seeking an undergraduate degree in Management Information Systems or related […]

Software Development Internship – Summer 2023

Responsibilities: – Participate on project teams to develop innovative, high-quality software solutions in an Agile development environment – Help define business and user needs and processes; identify solutions, work with project team/sponsors in identifying solutions – Participate in requirements analysis; help design applications based on system requirements – Help build enhancements within existing applications – […]

Marketing and Sales Internship – Summer 2023

Responsibilities: – Developing creative marketing strategies to generate qualified traffic – Providing customer service to clients and vendors – Carrying out key administrative support initiatives (prospecting new customers, survey current customers for feedback and new feature requests on current products, etc.) – Designing marketing and sales reports; aggregating data within current CRM (Hubspot) – Helping […]

Lakota Launches Support for DCSA SWFT Transactions

We are excited to announce that Lakota’s can now produce EFT files for submission to the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) Secure Web Fingerprint Transmission (SWFT) system. If your organization has a facility clearance and maintains a cleared workforce, can offer you a low-cost electronic fingerprint solution for SWFT transactions. What exactly […]

ANSI/NIST-ITL Standards Update – Winter 2023

We had the privilege to attend a virtual conference that covered many topics on updates and requests to further define the ANSI/NIST-ITL standards for biometrics. Here are some Key Takeaways from the presentations: Contactless Fingerprint Data Interchange (presented by Shahram Orandi @ NIST): – Support for contactless has been around since 2007, but devices weren’t […]