Elyctis has announced the expansion of its portfolio to include new hardware and software solutions designed to read biometric ID documents.
Dubbed ID BOX Tools, the latest product by the French company is a solution that allows firms to create Android apps capable of reading ICAO-compliant ID documents using a smartphone. To this end, ID BOX Tools comes with an SDK (Software Development Kit) for both application developers and systems integrators.
ICAO’s ID document standards specify the inclusion of biometric fingerprint templates and photos compatible with facial recognition systems.
According to Elyctis, the new solutions will allow the creation of apps for a variety of different ID verification scenarios.
These include Know Your Customer (KYC), enrollment procedures for various services, hotel and car rental check-in, citizen services, as well as border control and law enforcement applications.
From a technical standpoint, apps developed using the ID BOX…