US Biometrics and Open Solutions, a leading provider of integrated enabling technologies for financial service providers, have announced a partnership referral agreement giving Open Solutions credit union and banking clients with access to fingerprint biometric authentication solutions.
Open Solutions clients now have integrated access to US Biometrics’ PassQ, a password management solution for network logon in various network environments; MemberQ, a biometric control system for passwords, user names, password change mechanisms and other types of credentials; as well as CentralQ, a centralized resource and biometric repository for storing a mathematical representation of the biometric trait as well as any other type of credential used in Open Solutions’ software or existing third-party software. Open Solutions’ entire suite of retail banking and credit union applications now have the ability to biometrically authenticate a user’s identity via a fingerprint as the primary password.
David Delgrosso, president of US Biometrics, said: Open Solutions is a leader in the financial services industry. Together, our two companies are able to offer a combined solution suite to the marketplace that directly addresses the industry’s growing need for logical security and multifactor authentication. The technology is easy to use, cost-effective, more secure and more convenient than other alternatives.