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Breaking out biometrics funding By Stephanie Kanowitz Jan 03, 2020 With the federal government’s focus on the use of biometrics in national security efforts, a new report breaks down how agencies will use funds from the fiscal 2020 budget to invest into such technologies. The Homeland Security Department got a sizable boost, according …

INDUSTRY INSIGHT New technologies power geospatial solutions in public safety By Miranda Ashby-Annoon, James Nenaber Dec 12, 2019 Every year U.S. cities host major events that garner national and international attention. In 2020, for example, Miami will host Super Bowl LIV, while Milwaukee, Wis., and Charlotte, N.C., will host the Democratic National Convention …

INDUSTRY INSIGHT How governments can streamline the adoption of smart city technologies By Toby Olshanetsky Dec 02, 2019 Spending on smart cities worldwide will reach over $34 billion in 2020 as cities adopt more connected technologies. From smart traffic lights that monitor traffic flow to smart grids that can make energy usage more …

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, today announced that its face recognition technology achieved the highest matching accuracy in the Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) 2018 (*1) performed by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), with an error rate of 0.5% when …