FVC OnGoing – Fingerprint Verification Competition

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Sonda submitted two new algorithms on the regular Fingerprint Verification Competition. Those are the advanced fingerprint algorithm and the algorithm for palmprint identification. Results of their testings came on July 14 for fingerprint algorithm and on July 18 for palmprint algorithm. The advanced fingerprint algorithm passed one of the most difficult FVC test – FV-HARD-1.0. […]

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PFTII – Proprietary Fingerprint Template Evaluation II

Proprietary Fingerprint Template Evaluation

The US National institution of Standards and Technologies conducted the regular PFTII testing – Proprietary Fingerprint Template Evaluation II. Above all the NIST PFTII tests involve the use of proprietary fingerprint templates. The tests performed the quality assessment of comparison in 1:1 mode on the 120-thousand data set for each given combination of fingers. As […]

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FpVTE-2012 Fingerprint Vendor Technology Evaluation

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By the end of 2014 the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) completed FpVTE-12 testings (Fingerprint Vendor Technology Evaluation 2012). It was the most important testing in the world of biometric identification which lasted for two years. FpVTE was conducted primarily to assess the current capabilities of fingerprint identification technologies in one-to-many mode using […]

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Testings of Russian Academy of Sciences


In 2013 the Institute of Informatics problems, Russian Academy of Sciences (IIPRAS) held the international testing – Testing of software products that implement technology biometric identification fingerprint. The IIPRAS testing was open, so that all manufacturers of biometric fingerprint identification technologies could take part in it. Such well known major companies as Safran Morpho (France), […]

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ILO Certification


The Sonda SID SDK successfully passed the International Labour Organization certification for compliance with the following ILO standards: ILO-SID-0002 – Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185) and the ILO-SID-0002, ISBIT-3 biometric standard. ISO/IEC JTC 1 SC37 – N 340, Biometrics – Biometric Data Interchange Formats – Part 2: Finger Minutiae Data, October 2003. […]

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FBI Certification


The Criminal Justice Information Service FBI (FBI CJIS Division) tested the Sonda’s fingerprints printing algorithm for the laser printer Hewlett-Packard Laser Jet 1018. So the criminal experts conducted these tests under the direction of the FBI and the fingerprints processing laboratory of MITRE. Corporation located in Bedford, Massachusetts. In conclusion, the tests results proved the […]

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MINEX – Minutiae Interoperability Exchange Test


In 2009 the Sonda Technologies company took part in MINEX Minutiae Interoperability Exchange Test in the context of certification according to the standard of INCITS-378. INCITS-378 is an international standard for the biometric data format. It is common to all developers of fingerprint identification technologies. So they use it in many identification applications and in […]

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FVC-2006 Fingerprint Verification Competition


In 2006 the International Biometric Association conducted a regular Fingerprint Verification Competition (FVC-2006). At this time the purpose of the testing of fingerprint identification algorithms was to determine the best software developments in this field. It is to say that the International Biometric Association includes the world’s leading universities in the field of biometrics, such […]

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Slap Fingerprint Segmentation Evaluation


In 2004 the National Institute of Standards and Technology conducted SlapSeg – the Slap Fingerprint Segmentation Evaluation. The SlapSeg testing estimated the accuracy of algorithms for fingerprint image segmentation. In addition, this test allowed to use the international ANSI/INCITS-381 standard in WSQ or RAW formats for fingerprint images processing. The Sonda algorithm showed the best […]

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FVC-2004 Fingerprint Verification Competition


In April 2004 the International Biometric Association within the framework of the Fingerprint Verification Competition (FVC) conducted testings of biometric fingerprint identification algorithms. FVC is the world’s largest competition for the testing of fingerprint identification and verification algorithms. Moreover the leading universities and biometric laboratories from Italy, USA and Spain carry out this competition every […]

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