About Cross Match


Cross Match Technologies, Inc., founded in 1996 and headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, is a leading innovator and provider of biometric identity management solutions to governments, law enforcement agencies, and businesses around the world. Solutions are based on the capture and processing of the unique physical characteristics of individuals to establish, verify, and manage their identities for a wide range of standard and custom applications designed to meet customer requirements.

Acquired in July of 2012 by Francisco Partners, a leading global private equity firm headquartered in San Francisco and focused exclusively on technology and technology- enabled companies, Cross Match is uniquely positioned to continue developing exceptional biometric solutions delivering unsurpassed customer value. We draw on a long history of understanding our customers’ unique biometric requirements, a culture of innovation, and industry standards leadership to develop best-in-class applications, technologies, and end-to-end biometric solutions.

Cross Match products and solutions are deployed with more than 10,000 customers in over 80 countries worldwide. We enable criminal bookings; background checks for job applicants, security clearances and visa applications; verify identities at national borders and other checkpoints; register citizens for driver’s license, national identification, and voter programs; prevent identity fraud in large-scale government and civilian programs; and manage individual identities for a more private, secure, and convenient world.

Offerings include complete biometric identity management solutions incorporating software applications, fully certified livescan and multimodal mobile hardware, and related services addressing multiple biometric and credentialing modalities. Applications include WEBS™ cloud-based identity management software, Mission Oriented Biometric Software (MOBS) for handheld and fix station identity management, Livescan Management Software (LSMS) for law enforcement and applicant processing; and AFIS and ABIS backend systems to name a few. Technology solutions include fingerprint, palm, full-hand, and iris scanners; facial capture systems; and multi-credential readers. A range of professional services, from system design consultancy and implementation support, to custom software development and bulk card conversion services, are also offered.

Cross Match’s innovative solutions can be found in some of the most demanding environments, whether continuously operating since 2006 as part of the Department of Homeland Security’s US VISIT program to ensure border security and immigration control, or supporting the enrollment of fingerprints and irises of hundreds of millions of Indian citizens as part of the Indian Government’s UIDAI program. Our award winning technology and software is designed to meet customer requirements and deliver the highest quality, most reliable, certified biometric solutions available.

A History of Innovation

Industry Memberships

Biometrics InstituteIBIA
TeleTrust EAB

Cross Match CARES

Cross Match Cares Cross Match recognizes the importance of being a responsible corporate citizen; in the communities where its employees live and work, and globally where its products and services are used. Cross Match CARES is an integrated approach to corporate citizenship developed to support those communities through philanthropic activities.