SecuGen to Showcase the Hamster™ Pro Duo/SC at RSA Conference 2016


Santa Clara, California (February 22, 2016)

SecuGen, a world leading optical fingerprint device and technology vendor, is pleased to announce that it will be showcasing the Hamster™ Pro Duo/SC, a new combination contact smart card and fingerprint reader, at the RSA Conference 2016. Visitors are invited to come by SecuGen’s booth, number 4615 in the North Hall of Moscone Center in San Francisco to see a demonstration of this new fingerprint product.

The Hamster Pro Duo/SC is a small and attractive unit that combines a contact smart card reader with SecuGen’s widely used U20 fingerprint sensor. The U20 is FBI certified for Mobile ID FAP 20 and PIV, and the combination unit will be PIV certified as well.

SecuGen fingerprint sensors are known across the world for their high quality, ruggedness, and affordable pricing. SecuGen distributes its products worldwide through an extensive network of reseller partners.

“The SecuGen engineering team continues to innovate,” commented VP of Engineering Dan Riley. “The Hamster Pro Duo/SC combines both a world class contact smart card reader and SecuGen’s world class U20 sensor. Our team is working continuously to come up with the products that our reseller partners are asking for.”

Won Lee, CEO of SecuGen, added, “We are always focused on delivering to our reseller partners the tools they need to compete successfully in this highly competitive industry. The Hamster Pro Duo/SC is the latest product to do so. Partners were asking us for a combination product that was small, attractive and affordably priced. We are proud to be able to deliver exactly what they have been asking for.”

The Hamster Pro Duo/SC is scheduled to be released in April 2016.


About SecuGen

SecuGen Corporation is the world’s leading provider of advanced, optical fingerprint recognition technology, products, tools and platforms for physical and information security. SecuGen designs and develops FBI-certified fingerprint readers and OEM components, developer kits and software, including NIST/MINEX-compliant algorithms. Known for high quality, ruggedness, and performance in a wide variety of applications and environmental conditions, SecuGen products are used by world-leading financial, medical, government, educational and corporate institutions and are sold through an extensive network of reseller partners including original equipment manufacturers, independent software vendors and system integrators around the world.

SecuGen is a registered trademark of SecuGen Corp. in the United States and other countries.