Zwipe looks to revolutionize smart cards

Company to launch its biometric card in the U.S. market at ISC West

“When you have all of these cases coming up after (the leaks) from Mr. Snowden… there were really some significant weaknesses exposed in traditional (physical and logical) access systems,” said Humborstad. "Then, with Apple launching the new iPhone last year, we saw that it was very much feasible to make good biometric products and we’ve just seen a huge transformation from people thinking that biometrics are something for just very small niches to being the big thing. I have heard people say, ‘biometrics are the new black, everyone wants it,’ so we feel really pleased to be a part of that megatrend.”