Aware, Inc. (Massachusetts)
| Nasdaq: AWRE
Similar to: Shaw Communications, Inc.
Aware, Inc. provides software and services to the biometrics industry. Its products are used in government and commercial biometrics systems, which are capable of determining or verifying an individual's identity. The principal applications of biometrics systems include border control, law enforcement, national defense, secure credentialing, access control and background checks. The company's products provide interoperable, standards-compliant, field-proven biometric functionality and are used to capture, verify, format, compress and decompress biometric images as well as aggregate, analyze, process and transport those images within biometric systems. It sells a broad range of software products for fingerprint, facial, and iris modalities, as well as offering engineering services. Its products and services are sold globally through systems integrators, OEMs, and directly to end user customers. Aware was founded in March 1986 and is headquartered in Bedford, MA.