automated identification system


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automated identification system

[‚ȯd·ə¦mād·əd ī‚den·tə·fə′ka·shən ‚sis·təm]
(computer science)
In a data processing system, the use of a technology such as bar coding, image recognition, or voice recognition instead of keyboarding for data entry.
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The supply of an Automated Identification System buds - fireball.
In addition, OSI will supply new systems and software for the initial deployment of the Automated Identification System for the Royal Navy.
Cross Match Services will process fingerprints through the FBI's Integrated Automated Identification System (IAFIS) through various state police Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS), or any other FBI-approved job applicant clearing house, such as the American Bankers Association, the Clearing House, the National Association of Securities Dealers, the American Association of Airport Executives, the Office of Personnel Management and others.
The sensors will include radar, night vision video cameras, enhanced VHF-FM radio coverage and the monitoring of transponder-equipped vessels through the Automated Identification System (AIS).
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States such as California, Wisconsin, Virginia, and Connecticut are adding palm print automated identification systems for electronic matching of prints to a database for quicker and more accurate criminal identification.
This also opens a way to add emerging technologies like Universal Automated Identification Systems capabilities to their systems.
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