If you are one of the many enterprise organizations that operates on the Windows platform, BIO-key has introduced a way to reduce your use of passwords and reduce password resets while increasing security and productivity across the organization. ID Director for Windows adds a secure and convenient layer of fingerprint biometric authentication, which is associated with the user’s credentials through Active Directory. BIO-key’s made it easy and affordable for organizations of any size – in any industry to deploy a trusted biometric authentication solution for single sign-on or multifactor authentication.
BIO-key ID Director for Windows is an advanced authentication software solution designed to support biometric fingerprint logon to Windows for Microsoft Active Directory domain users. With ID Director your Active Directory scheme does not need to be modified.
Our technology allows users to enroll a fingerprint biometric credentials into a secure, centralized repository, and authenticate to a Microsoft domain from any authorized Windows device, using their domain username and a fingerprint, fingerprint + PIN, or fingerprint + domain password, depending upon the security policies enforced for the device.
ID Director supports fingerprint authentication on dedicated workstations as well as shared workstations and kiosks. Computers may be connected to the corporate network via LAN, WAN, VPN, etc. with access to the authentication servers and domain controllers, or they may authenticate offline using an encrypted local cache, to allow full support for mobile users.
Customers can utilize fingerprint authentication on all currently supported Windows® operating systems, including Windows® 7, Windows® 8.1 and Windows® 10 desktops, as well as Server 2008 R2, Server 2012 R2 and Server 2016. ID Director supports thin clients running Windows Embedded and offers support for virtual desktop environments, VMware Horizon, Citrix Xen Desktop, and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services. Users will be able to logon to virtual desktops using their fingerprint from either a Thin client or a windows desktop computer.
ID Director for Windows is integrated into Windows as a Credential Provider (CP), which supports the use of fingerprint for primary authentication, as well as other system authentication scenario’s where the Windows Credential Provider is presented for logon to AD.
ID Director Umbrella of Authentication Solution for Single Sign-on & Multi-factor Authentication
|Fingerprint||Fingerprint + PIN|
|Fingerprint + AD Password||Prox Card (RFID)|
|Prox Card (RFID) + PIN||Prox Card (RFID) + AD Password|
|Bar Code Cards||PingMe|