Awards and Recognitions

BIO-key is proud to receive recognition for our continued innovation and expertise.


2021 SC Media Trust Award – Best Authentication Technology: Top Five Finalist 

Now in its 24th year, SC Awards are recognized as the industry gold standard of accomplishment for cybersecurity organizations, products, and people. BIO-key PortalGuard® Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) was recognized as one of five finalists for 2021 SC Media’s Trust Award in the Best Authentication Technology category. The Trust Award finalists were selected by a panel of expert judges who assessed products delivering enhanced security for end-users or devices by managing credentials for access to an authenticator or authentication server. 

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“Identity Management Solution of the Year” – 2021 RemoteTech Breakthrough Awards 

BIO-key PortalGuard® Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) was selected as the winner of the “Identity Management Solution of the Year” award in the 2021 RemoteTech Breakthrough Awards. The mission of the annual RemoteTech Breakthrough Awards program is to conduct the industry’s most comprehensive analysis and evaluation of the top technology companies, solutions, and products in the remote technology industry today. BIO-key PortalGuard was selected out of the more than 1,450 nominations from over 15 different countries throughout the world who submitted to the award program. The award evaluates and recognizes standout technology companies, products, and services empowering remote work and distributed teams around the globe. 

RemoteTech Breakthrough Awards 

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Remote Tech Cybersecurity Breakthrough Award 2021 - access management

“Access Management Solution of the Year” – 2021 Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards 

BIO-key PortalGuard® Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) was selected as the winner of the “Access Management Solution of the Year” award in the 2021 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards program. CyberSecurity Breakthrough is a leading independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies, and products in the global information security market today. With more than 4,000 nominations from over 20 different countries this year, BIO-key PortalGuard IDaaS emerged at the top for its powerful access management capabilities with unmatched flexibility. For over 20 years, PortalGuard has been trusted by customers across multiple industries, including education, healthcare, manufacturing, finance, and government.

Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards 

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2021 CRN Women of the Channel: Power 100

CRN® a brand of The Channel Company, named Kimberly Johnson, VP of Product at BIO-key, to the highly respected Women of the Channel list for 2021. The 2021 Women of the Channel list acknowledges accomplished, influential women whose dedication, hard work, and leadership accelerate channel growth. Kimberly was among 100 women honored on this year’s list who pushed forward with comprehensive business plans, marketing initiatives, and other innovative ideas to support their partners and customers, helping them through the uncertainty brought on by the global COVID-19 pandemic.  

CRN Women of the Channel List 

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2021 Technology Innovation Award
in the Biometric Market

BIO-key MobileAuth™ with PalmPositive™ solution has been selected as the winner of the 2021 Technology Innovation Award in the Biometric Market, conducted by Lucintel, a premier market research, and management consulting firm. Lucintel’s awards in innovation and industry excellence recognize outstanding achievements and the latest endeavors by companies in various industries, identifying the most successful, innovative, and forward-thinking companies and products in business today. With this award, BIO-key MobileAuth, the latest multi-factor authentication option added to the BIO-key PortalGuard IDaaS platform, was recognized for demonstrating high levels of industry impact and benefits to end users. 

Lucintel Award Listing 

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