Microsoft highlights NEXT Biometrics technology in major Windows event

Oslo May 11th 2015

In a recent Windows event, Microsoft management presented its Secure Authentication initiatives in Windows. During this presentation NEXT Biometrics receives recognition as one of two world fingerprint sensor suppliers highlighted.

Tore Etholm-Idsøe, CEO NEXT Biometrics comments:   " Microsoft continues its strategic drive for higher quality levels of security and convenience in Windows. Through Windows, NEXT Biometrics sensor drivers are now made available for world users of Windows 8 and 10.  We continue our strategic support of the Microsoft activities.  As recently further supported by the «Madrid Report» (http://nextbiometrics.com/convenience/the_madrid_report/) NEXT is uniquely able to meet the mass market requirements of security and convenience at price levels compatible with the Notebook and Tablet device world market.«.

ABOUT NEXT BIOMETRICS
Enabled by its patented Active Thermal Principle, NEXT offers high quality area fingerprint sensor at a fraction of the prices of comparable competitors. A wide range of product formats including Smartphones, Tablets, PC's, Doors, Time registration systems, Wearables, Payment terminals, Flashdrives, Usb-tokens, Key fobs and many more are targeted. 

NEXT BIOMETRICS GROUP ASA is a publicly listed company headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with sales, support and development subsidiaries in Seattle, Taipei and Shanghai.  

Investor & Press contacts :
Tore Etholm-Idsoe / CEO, mob + 47 922 32 439, e-mail tore.idsoe@nextbiometrics.com
Knut Stålen / CFO, mob + 47 920 43 458, e-mail knut.stalen@nextbiometrics.com