The Combined Face and Iris (CFI) dual modalityauthentication package for the EMA-30 imager represents the latest innovationin biometrics-based authentication from CMITech. In partnership with NEC, oneof the industry’s leading face recognition companies, and their award winningNeoFace face recognition technology, the EMA-30/CFI offers a revolutionary authenticationsolution for Physical Access Control (PACS), Time & Attendance, and othersimilar authentication applications. The EMA-30/CFI system is a two stageauthentication approach: first, face recognition to take advantage of the speedand subject ease of use inherent in the face recognition modality; then second,iris recognition to provide the superb accuracy and resistance to false matchesthat only the iris modality can provide. The CMITech CFI package is anincremental software upgrade to the EMA-30 embedded, dual iris recognitionimager. It is also retrofittable to existing EMA-30 systems.