- Windows 7 Fingerprint Sensor Application Simplifies Sensor Use and Enhances Touch-Powered Features
- Free 60 Day Trial Available for Users of AuthenTec Swipe Sensor-Equipped PCs
MELBOURNE, Fla., Oct 13, 2010 -- AuthenTec (NASDAQ: AUTH), a leading provider of security, identity management and touch control solutions, announced that its TrueSuite identity management software is now available for download by users of AuthenTec fingerprint sensor-enabled PCs. TrueSuite enhances and simplifies sensor use and PC security while offering additional convenience and personalization features. TrueSuite software is tailored for consumers who demand simplicity, improved usability, and one-touch access to their digital ID and social networks.
Optimized for PCs based on Microsoft's Windows 7 operating system, TrueSuite Premium features include:
• Simplified Windows log-on
• Website log on to password-protected sites
• QuickLaunch - ability to launch favorite websites with a swipe of the finger
• Enhanced PC security with capability to lock/unlock stored files and programs
• A simple and customizable user interface
• Easy export and import of passwords and security settings
• Compatibility with multiple web browsers including Internet Explorer 8 and Firefox
"The benefits and features of fingerprint sensors on PCs haven't been fully realized due to limitations in available application software, which is why we developed TrueSuite. AuthenTec took a fresh approach in developing TrueSuite, and the result is an intuitive and user-friendly sensor interface that we believe consumers will enjoy and want to use," said AuthenTec Vice President of PC Products Tom Aebli. "Already compatible with millions of AuthenTec swipe sensor-equipped notebook PCs and netbooks, TrueSuite software will now be available in a full-featured version called TrueSuite Premium that truly unlocks the potential of an AuthenTec-enabled PC."
Learn more about TrueSuite and download TrueSuite Premium by visiting AuthenTec's TrueSuite download page at http://truesuite.authentec.com. Users can try TrueSuite Premium at no cost for 60 days, and can purchase this new app at the introductory rate of $19.95, saving $10.00 off the regular price. PC users who received an updated WBF device driver and TrueSuite Starter from Microsoft's Windows Update can also upgrade to TrueSuite Premium by visiting the TrueSuite download page. In addition, TrueSuite identity management software is now shipping on multiple notebook and netbook models from four PC manufacturers, and is expected to be included on models from seven PC OEMs that will ship in 2011. TrueSuite is optimized for the Windows Biometric Framework within Windows 7 and will be available soon to users via an upcoming Windows Update.
AuthenTec is the world's #1 provider of fingerprint sensors and identity management software complemented by an embedded security portfolio offering point-to-point security and content protection. AuthenTec provides security, identity management and touch control solutions for enterprise, consumer and government applications to a growing base of top tier global customers. With nearly 100 million fingerprint sensors shipped, the Company's smart sensor products, software and embedded security solutions are used in virtually every aspect of life, from the PC on your desk to the mobile device in your hand to the server in the cloud. AuthenTec offers developers and users secure and convenient ways to manage today's rapidly evolving digital identities and security needs. For more information, visit www.authentec.com or follow us at twitter.com/authentecnews.