WHORL – The Most Advanced EBTS Editor on the Market

Whorl is an application developed by Lakota Software Solutions that allows a user to create, modify and validate ANSI/NIST-ITL formatted files to comply with specifications. It fully supports the latest FBI and DoD Electronic Biometric Transmission Specification (EBTS) as well as the newest NATO STANAG specification. This application provides law enforcement agencies on the federal, state and local levels with an easy-to-use and very accurate tool for submitting and receiving biometric transactions. 

Here is a list of features included in Whorl:

  • Supports fingerprint, palm, latent, iris and face biometrics
  • Instantaneous conversion from one specification to another 
  • Real-time specification violations 
    • The software automatically highlights each field containing a violation once choosing a specification type from the drop-down menu
    • Users can then make timely corrections and ensure compliance with the target agency
  • Import/export multiple image formats, such as:
    • WSQ
    • RAW
    • JPEG & JPEG-2000
    • PNG
    • BMP
    • TIF
  • Perform fingerprint segmentation and sequence checking 
  • Seamless integration with new or existing components through plug-in support 
    • Scanning 10-print cards or other documents 
    • Creating customized file storage
    • Printing to other systems or formats (e.g., PDF)
  • Drag-and-drop files
  • Compare and manage multiple transactions in one instance
  • Supported on Windows, Linux or Mac OS X

Whorl is available exclusively from Lakota Software Solutions. Visit our website LakotaSoftware.com or contact our sales department at Sales@LakotaSoftware.com for more information.