Green Bit will collaborate with Siemens Enterprise Communications and Investronica (a division of El Corte Inglés) on the Spanish electronic ID card (DNIe). Green Bit will provide for the installation of more than 1,000 workstations where data acquisition will be done. The system guarantees the easy acquisition of all needed citizen data: photography, fingerprints, signature all to be written on the chip of the DNIe by the smartcard module integrated in Scan-IDe40. The DNIe will be the first electronic ID document in Europe containing fingerprints and electronic signature for access to remote services offered by Public Authorities.
Turin based company Green Bit has won tender partnering with Siemens and El Corte Inglés
Green Bit, Italy based company in collaboration with Siemens Enterprise Communications S.A. and Investronica SA (division of Informatica El Corte Inglés) has supplied the system used for data acquisition of the citizen needed to issue the Spanish Electronic ID card (DNIe).
The tender, issued by Red.es belonging to the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade, intends installation of more than 1.000 workstations where acquisition will be done nearby Police departments thru which the Spanish Ministry of the Interior will issue the DNIe. The DNIe will be the first electronic ID document in Europe containing fingerprints and electronic signature in order to access to remote services offered by Public Authorities.
The core of the system, called Scan-IDe, was entirely developed and realized by Green Bit. The solution propose by the Turin company prevailed over the competition thanks to the features offered and its reliability. The system follows the all-in-one approach: Scan-IDe40 integrates in one single housing all the requested features. This device guarantees the easy acquisition of all needed citizen data: Photography, fingerprints, signature all to be written on the chip of the DNIe by the smartcard module integrated in Scan-IDe40. With this product the technologic leadership of Green Bit was has been once again confirmed: this company is one the few companies worldwide able to develop, produce and sell “Live Scanner”, systems to acquire fingerprints at highest quality, reliability and precision levels as requested by the IAFIS standard issues by the FBI.
Complete satisfaction on the part of two Green Bit Spanish partners for the reliability of Scan-IDe 40 that represents the best solution for the biometric data acquisition for its versatility and for leading edge software.
“This project crowns or investments in research and development”, sustains Adriano De Luca, CEO of the Turin group, “this project represents a starting for the company’s objective to further expand to international markets.”
In fact the Spanish project consolidates and strengthens the given objectives to conquer foreign markets. An international sales agents network are supported by recently established Green Bit Americas Inc, headquartered in Washington, DC with offices in Buenos Aires. Furthermore Green Bit Kazakhstan will address the emerging markets in central Asia. Having arrived first in Europe is huge satisfaction and crowns all the company’s efforts over the last years foreseeing a positive future.
About Green Bit S.p.A.
Green Bit S.p.A. is a leader in the development and realization of high quality optical dactyloscopic systems for high-security applications through fingerprint acquisition and recognition. Its products, fully certified according to the IAFIS-IQS standard, can be used in various environments: from the applications of public security (Law Enforcement) to citizen enrollment for e-Documents (ID Management).