Facial recognition technology may become Jewish institutions’ first line of defense
Jul 20, 2016 | JNS
There has been a rise in anti-Semitic attacks in recent years across the United States and internationally, including the shooting in the Kansas City JCC in 2014. In this article, FST’s technological solution for secure access is proposed as an answer for many Jewish institutions’ security needs. The JCC Association of North America recently endorsed FST as its preferred identity management system due to the system’s ability to allow JCC staffers and members to move freely about facilities while restricting access to unauthorized visitors.
Amdocs founder Avi Naor appointed chairman of biometric security company’s Board of Directors
Jul 11, 2016 | Geektime
FST Biometrics announced former co-founder and CEO of Amdocs Avi Naor as Chairman of its Board of Directors. Naor is investing $3.1 million of his personal funds into FST Biometrics which foreshadows exponential growth and success for the identity management solutions provider. The technology company is most critically acclaimed for its IMID™ product, a biometric security tool that combines analytic technology with face recognition, body behavior analytics, and voice verification software.
FST Biometrics appoints new chairman to lead major growth phase
Jul 6, 2016 | Biometric Update
FST Biometrics announced that Avi Naor, a member of FST’s board of directors, has made an investment in FST Biometrics and has been appointed as chairman of the board, effective immediately. Naor previously served as CEO and president of Amdocs, which he co-founded, from 1995 until 2002 and led the company’s IPO in 1998 and is credited with building the company into the multi-billion-dollar powerhouse it has become.
Avi Naor invests in FST, joins board
Jul 6, 2016 | Security Systems News
FST Biometrics announced that FST board member Avi Naor made an investment in FST Biometrics and has been appointed chairman of the board. Naor, a high tech entrepreneur, previously served as CEO and president of software provider Amdocs and was part of the Alpha Group. Eti and Avi Naor are social entrepreneurs and Israeli philanthropists.
Amdocs founder named chairman of biometrics start-up
Jul 6, 2016 | Associated Press
FST Biometrics names Avi Naor, former founder of Amdocs, as its new chairman of the board. Naor also made a $3.1 million investment in the company. FST makes biometric identification products that allow authorized personnel to move about restricted areas such as offices, airports or hospitals without the need for fingerprint scanners or security cards. It was founded by Aharon Zeevi Farkash, a former head of Israeli military intelligence.
Channel 2 News
May 14, 2016 | Channel 2 News
Following recent acts of terror throughout Europe, many countries around the world are seeking out Israeli technologies in order to improve and streamline their security. FST’s biometric technology is one of several Israeli technologies featured as possible solutions to the security breaches that have occurred in the past and could aid European airports and border control in preventing further attacks.