Sonavation Enters into Agreement with Analog Devices for the Licensing and Development of Sonavation’s Ultrasound Biometric Sensor Technology

Poised to Lead in the Growing Demand for Advanced Security in Smart Devices PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL–(Marketwired – Apr 19, 2017) –  Sonavation, the pioneer and leader in ultrasound biometric technology, has entered into a commercial licensing agreement with Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI), the global leader in high-performance analog technology. Under the agreement, Sonavation licensed its … [Read more…]

Sonavation Announces Fingerprint Imaging Through Smart Phone OLED Display

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL – February 22, 2016 — Sonavation, the pioneer in ultrasound biometric technology, today announces its breakthrough capability of ultrasound biometric fingerprint imaging through OLED (organic light-emitting diode) displays that are being designed for the next generation of smartphones, tablets, wearables and devices.   This visionary breakthrough is an industry first and … [Read more…]

Moving from Reaction to Action: It is Time for a More Mature Response to Terrorism


  I have spent many years deeply embedded in the world of cybersecurity, and more broadly working with nations around the world on processes and methods for keeping citizens safe. The instability in the current-day Middle East, combined with recent attacks in California, Colorado, Lebanon & Paris, lead me to one thought: it is time … [Read more…]

Sonavation Announces Their Next Technology Breakthrough: SonicTouch™ Ultrasound Biometric Authentication Solution

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL – November 30, 2015 – Sonavation, the pioneer in ultrasound biometric technology and the first to develop and successfully bond an ultrasound biometric sensor to device protective glass, today announces another major industry innovation – SonicTouch™.  SonicTouch is the most advanced authentication solution for digital and device security. It is a FIDO-ready ultrasound … [Read more…]

Achieving Confidence in the Identification of People across Defense Operations

Article on Identity and Operational Risk--Boyd-Nov 2015

The author of this paper, John Boyd,  is a key member of the Sonavation Strategic Advisory Board. Mr. Boyd is a distinguished Naval Officer with 3o years of military experience, and served as Director, Defense Biometrics and Forensics for the United States Department of Defense. Achieving Confidence in the Identification of People across Defense Operations 16 … [Read more…]

Sonavation Interview with Computer America

Sonavation COO, Bob Stewart, dialed in for an interview with Craig and Ben Crossman of Computer America on 10/29/15 to talk Sonavation technology and history. Skip to the 1:06 mark to view and listen in for a Sonavation education.   About Computer America: Carried live for two hours each weeknight, Computer America® is the longest … [Read more…]

The OPM Hack – Now 5.6MM Fingerprint Records Stolen

Five months later, the OPM saga continues. As reported September 23rd by the New York Times, the Office of Personnel Management is now saying that the fingerprints of 5.6 million federal employees were stolen by hackers in a breach uncovered in April of this year. Needless to say, this is much, much worse than the … [Read more…]

Both Michael Hayden And Michael Chertoff Surprise Everyone By Saying FBI Is Wrong To Try To Backdoor Encryption

We applaud former Secretary Chertoff and former NSA and CIA director Michael Hayden for strongly expressing their opposition to the FBI’s demands that companies build a duplicate key or back door to encrypted data. Both Michael Hayden And Michael Chertoff Surprise Everyone By Saying FBI Is Wrong To Try To Backdoor Encryption Well, here’s one … [Read more…]

Sonavation Chairman and CEO, Karl Weintz, Delivers Address at 14th CIC in Beijing, China


Sonavation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Karl Weintz announced Sonavation’s ability to capture a fingerprint through protective glass yesterday while delivering an address on “State of the Art Authentication for a Safer Mobile Internet” at the 14th China Internet Conference (CIC) in Beijing, China. The audience of Chinese Government Ministers, renowned Academicians, leading China Internet Entrepreneurs and … [Read more…]