MegaMatcher Accelerator

Solution for large-scale AFIS or multi-biometric systems

MegaMatcher Accelerator is a hardware/software solution that provides high speed, high volume biometric identification for national-scale projects.

The Extreme and Extended versions are designed to run on server hardware and perform fast biometric template matching on the server-side of a large-scale AFIS or multi-modal system. The Standard version and Development Edition are intended to be run on a common PC. MegaMatcher Accelerator software licenses are available for new and existing MegaMatcher Extended SDK customers.

MegaMatcher Accelerator Standard

MegaMatcher Accelerator 10.0 Standard is a family of ready-to-use software products for fast fingerprint, iris and face matching on the server-side of an AFIS or multi-biometric system. These products are intended for large-scale biometric projects with up to several million people enrolled in the database.

  • These biometric matching engines can be used with MegaMatcher Accelerator 10.0 Standard:
    • Fast fingerprint, iris and face matching engines that can be used separately or together. See technical specifications for engine comparison and licensing model for engine availability.
    • Fingerprint, face, iris and voiceprint matching engines that can be used separately or together to validate matching results produced by the fast fingerprint and/or iris engines. See MegaMatcher 10.0 SDK reliability tests for more information.
  • Includes an installation CD image for a PC that meets system requirements.
    The installation CD includes:
    • Debian Linux OS;
    • MegaMatcher Accelerator 10.0 Standard software.
  • Hardware is not included.
  • Several PCs with the Standard Accelerator software can be combined using the included cluster software to reach a higher level of performance.

A client communication module is included with MegaMatcher 10.0 Extended SDK. The module allows the sending of a task to MegaMatcher Accelerator, querying the status of the task, retrieving the results and then removing the task. A high-level API is provided for the developer, all low-level communications are hidden.