Brand New Agency Agreement for Avalon Biometrics

Brand New Technologies, a South African specialist in identity management solutions, signs agency agreement with Avalon Biometrics, leaders in biometric software and solutions for civil applications.

Online PR News – 28-May-2012 – Johannesburg South Africa – Brand New Technologies CC is pleased to announce it has signed the local agency for Avalon Biometrics. Headquartered in Madrid, Spain Avalon Biometrics focuses on the innovative development of Homeland Security solutions. It also offers implementation and integration of large and/or complex projects in the international public security sector including Live & Form-based Enrolment, National Registries, Personalization, Quality Assurance, Document Verification, Secure Border Management, Visa Management, and nationwide Identification Systems for all common biometrics

According to Dave Crawshay-Hall, CTO at Brand New, Avalon are specialists in the field of live biometric capture for voter’s registration, National ID projects and many more civil ID and document verification applications. They are also one of the few companies in the world to have solid project references including several from South Africa already including a refugee and deportation project, an on-line identity verification tool, ePassport enrolment and ID card enrolment.

“Over the last few years we have fine-tuned our focus on Identity Management solutions and the comprehensive biometric software portfolio offered by Avalon will add real value to our existing offering,” explains Crawshay-Hall. “We are now able to provide clients with direct easy access to tried and trusted biometric software, backed by local and international expertise.”

About Brand New Technologies

BRAND NEW is a technology company in South Africa with core competencies in the fields of biometrics, smartcards and various ID/ Payment related technologies. It specialises in the development and implementation of tailored identity management solutions, designed to meet any requirements of both civil and private applications. Its solutions incorporate the latest security technologies such as biometrics, smart cards and tamper proof documents. The company has a Level 4 SMME (Small Medium and Micro Enterprise) and BBBEE (Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment) rating. More information about BRAND NEW is available at