Neurotechnology releases MegaMatcher 13.0 multi-biometric product line


Neurotechnology, a global provider of high-precision biometric solutions, announces the release of MegaMatcher 13.0, the latest version of the company’s flagship biometric product line. MegaMatcher provides a range of products for developing multi-biometric solutions that require high accuracy, speed and scalability.

The latest release features MegaMatcher SDK, MegaMatcher Accelerator and MegaMatcher ABIS updates and improvements and adds a new tattoo algorithm that can detect, verify and identify tattoos. The MegaMatcher product line is used by organisations across a wide range of industries, including law enforcement, border control agencies, civil identification projects and commercial enterprises.

With the MegaMatcher 13.0 release, Neurotechnology presents a new set of biometric recognition algorithms that include significant improvements to accuracy and identification speed along with new algorithm enhancements and additional features. These include:

Fingerprint algorithm:
More accurate matching of children’s with adults’ fingerprints.
Capability to estimate if a matched fingerprint is mirrored, which can be useful in criminal cases.
Improved fingerprint quality heatmap estimation.
Fingerprint quality estimation with new features added, such as fingerprint wetness/dryness.

Facial recognition algorithm:
Improved recognition of different face poses.
Enhanced face liveness detection compliant with ISO/IEC 30107-3 presentation attack detection certified by iBeta Quality Assurance.
Redesigned face capturing based on International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) guidelines.
Conversion of hand-drawn face composite to a realistic face image.
New face anatomy attributes, such as nose size, mouth size and eye size.

Iris recognition algorithm:
Improved iris quality estimation.
Recognition with lower-quality iris scans.
Improved iris orientation estimation.

Voice recognition algorithm:
Improved single model working on 8 kHz and 16 kHz recordings.
Significantly improved speed for matching millions voiceprints per second on MegaMatcher Accelerator.
Can be used in Text-Dependent or Text-Independent manner.

New tattoo recognition algorithm:
Provides tattoo detection, verification and identification
Presents the ability to quickly and accurately identify different instances of the same tattoo from the same subject

Neurotechnology also offers an advanced MegaMatcher Identity Registration System. The solution provides fast, accurate and reliable biometric data capturing for government organisations and commercial enterprises. This system can be customised for various application scenarios including National ID Registration, Biometric Voter Registration (BVR), Refugee Registration and more. MegaMatcher 13.0 and the entire Neurotechnology biometric product line can be purchased from Neurotechnology and through distributors worldwide.