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Airside and Tascent have announced a partnership intended to deliver an integrated biometric solution to the global travel industry, which has been badly hit by the coronavirus pandemic. The companies have built an interoperable solution combining their technologies to bring touchless convenience to various airport touchpoints.
The companies said in a joint statement that the partnership seeks to make available a secure, seamless and contactless biometrics technology to airlines and airports to enable them deliver their services more safely and quickly. They say the solution, which is already available for immediate application, has superlative user experience and is built in accordance with data privacy standards and regulations. With it, a traveler has total control of their personal information while travelling, and biometrics are used to unify the traveler’s experience end-to-end, the statement adds.
The statement said the solution is designed to handle the new challenges facing emerging safety and security processes which travel industry actors have been forced to adopt as they try to respect health guidelines related to the pandemic. Some of such challenges cited include long queues, shared touch points as well as unqualified and ineffective products used for temperature checks.
According to the statement, using the …
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