Mobile Biometric Technology Deployed to Identify Those
Unites States Immigration Cases Requiring Priority Enforcement
Irving, Texas and Cincinnati, OH, March, 28, 2016 – NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, and Government Acquisitions, Inc. (GAI), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider and small business, today announced they have successfully delivered to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Mobile Identification (ID) Technology. The Mobile ID technology selected is NEC Corporation of America’s NeoScan45® device.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will integrate 2 and 10 print mobile biometric collection to enhance existing fixed platform capabilities to allow collection of biometrics in the field. This ability to identify or verify the subject at the point of encounter is paramount to officer safety, timely and accurate decision-making, efficiency and effectiveness of operations, and meeting the mission to protect the American public.
“GAI is pleased to provide U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement with the Mobile ID solution,” says Jay Lambke, president, GAI. “This will help U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement leverage the rapid capture of biometrics by officers and agents in the field providing for faster results.”
“NEC’s NeoScan45 mobile ID handheld device capture of up to 10 fingerprints, both rolls and flats. and its multi-operating system support including both iOS and Android, led to the selection of the NeoScan 45,” said Raffie Beroukhim, vice president of Biometrics Solutions Division, NEC Corporation of America. “We are pleased to be part of this implementation team and work closely with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in this critical deployment.”
In addition to working with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, GAI delivers IT solutions to the Department of Defense and Federal civilian agencies via a broad range of contract vehicles including the NIH CIO-CS, NASA SEWP V, Army ITES-3H. GSA Schedule, and a series of other IDIQ and BPA contracts. The company has been honored for dedication to the mission with awards including the DHS “Outstanding Achievement Award,” the USDA “Small Business Achievement Award,” and the IRS “Small Business Partner of the Year Award.”
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