BIO-key(R) International, Inc. Presenting Fingerprint Biometric Technology Solutions at IBM Pulse 2013

BIO-key(R) International, Inc. Presenting Fingerprint Biometric Technology 
Solutions at IBM Pulse 2013 
BIO-key Included in the Ready for IBM Security Intelligence Offering 
WALL, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 03/01/13 --  BIO-key International, Inc.
(OTCBB: BKYI), a global leader in fingerprint biometric
identification solutions and advanced mobile credentialing and
identity verification technologies, today reported that the company
will present the latest advances for interoperable fingerprint
authentication at Pulse 2013 (Booth T132). BIO-key's fingerprint
biometric technology integrated with ISAM ESSO, offers IBM customers
the unique ability to authenticate on any device or platform based on
a single enrollment.  
BIO-key, an "IBM Ready for Security Intelligence Partner" technology,
is utilized by enterprise customers as well as government agencies on
a global basis. The company's software achieved top scores for speed
and accuracy in the most recent National Institute for Standards of
Technology (NIST) biometric evaluation.  
"Our partnership with IBM is highly valued because of their vast
global influence," stated Mike DePasquale, CEO, BIO-key. "IBM is
focused on delivering the next level of security solutions to meet
the demands of a technology marketplace t
hat's experiencing
measurable growth and generating high volumes of Big Data." 
IBM customers utilize BIO-key technology in conjunction with ISAM
ESSO to enhance security with the most convenient multi-factor
authentication solution available. To extend the awareness and
capabilities amongst the IBM technical and sales support team along
with IBM resellers, IBM published a Redguide featuring BIO-key
technology. Redguides are referred to by sales and technical support
representatives seeking new solutions for IBM customers. View BIO-key
Biometric Service Provider for IBM by visiting the following link:
http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/Redp4892.html?Open&cm_sp=MTE23578 
"As desktops and laptop/notebook PC's evolve to tablets and
smartphones, BIO-key's interoperable biometric solutions enable
customers to authenticate seamlessly from any device and from a
single enrollment in the cloud," DePasquale added. 
The Pulse event March 3rd - 6th at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada
offers BIO-key an opportunity to network and present to 8,000 IBM
business partners and top industry analysts seeking to learn more
about innovative solutions for security.  
BIO-key is also participating in the Vivastream online social
marketing forum which offers Pulse attendees the opportunity to
connect with BIO-key executives and ask questions, submit requests
and schedule meetings before and after the event.  
Connect with BIO-key for Pulse 2013 here:
http://www.vivastream.com/events/pulse2013/exhibitors 
About BIO-key
 BIO-key International, Inc., headquartered in Wall,
New Jersey, develops and delivers advanced identification solutions
to commercial and government enterprises, integrators, and custom
application developers. BIO-key's award winning, high performance,
scalable, cost-effective and easy-to-deploy biometric finger
identification technology accurately identifies and authenticates
users of wireless and enterprise applications. Our solutions are used
in local embedded OEM products as well as some of the world's largest
identification deployments to improve security, guarantee identity,
and help reduce identity theft. BIO-key's technology is offered
directly or by market leading partners around the world.
(http://www.bio-key.com) 
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to certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to
differ materially from those projected on the basis of these
statements. These risks and uncertainties include, without
limitation, our history of losses and limited revenue, our ability to
develop new products and evolve existing ones, the impact on our
business of the recent financial crisis in the global capital markets
and negative global economic trends, our ability to attract and
retain key personnel. For a more complete description of these and
other risk factors that may affect the future performance of BIO-key
International, Inc., see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual
Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and its
other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers
are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking
statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company also
undertakes no obligation to disclose any revision to these
forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after
the date made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.  
Contacts:
BIO-key International, Inc.
Scott Mahnken
732-359-1113 
 
 
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