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Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

Technest Recognized With 2006 Frost & Sullivan Biometrics Technology Innovation of the Year Award

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via NewsEdge Corporation

"SureMatch 3D introduces variations in the lighting conditions, expressions, poses and is able to create dozens of images of a single 2D photograph," says Vijayakumar. "This software ensures that the underlying enrolled image database is rich enough to handle different limitations posed with the earlier systems as well as handle new emerging 3D sensor inputs of the future."

In recognition of Technest's development of the breakthrough 3D facial recognition software and system, which shows the potential to significantly strengthen authentication for high security applications, Frost & Sullivan is proud to present the company with the Award for Technology Innovation.

Held in Phoenix, Frost & Sullivan's Information & Communications Technologies Awards Banquet honors world-class companies for contributing innovative developments to the industry, as well as companies yielding breakthrough technologies in a variety of fields within the information and communication market. An annual event, the banquet recognizes the quality and merit of distinguished individuals and companies that deliver unparalleled insight on the industry, products and services.

About Technest, Genex Technologies

Technest, Inc. and its operating subsidiaries, EOIR Technologies Inc. and Genex Technologies Inc., endeavors to provide a world-class integrated portfolio of solutions for the Homeland Security, DOD and INTEL marketplaces. The company offers its customers the following highly differentiated products and services: remote sensing technology products and services, complete solutions for three-dimensional imaging and display, intelligent surveillance, and three-dimensional facial recognition to the United States Department of Defense ("DOD") and various other United States Intelligence Agencies ("INTEL"), educational and medical institutions and private commercial entities. For more information, visit .

Genex Technologies, Inc. was purchased by Technest in February 2005. Nationally recognized as a leading R&D company, Genex has developed a variety of products and technologies in areas critical to defense and intelligence ranging from 3D facial recognition to remote intelligent sensing and surveillance. For more information, visit .

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