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CANSEC 2014 Exhibition - OTTAWA, ON (28 MAY 2014) - ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA Ltd has teamed with DEETECTEE Microsystems, a Victoria BC software firm, to develop and test the advanced technology of Single Burst Optical Recognition. The Single Burst™ application, under US Patent, enables secure, digital identification of persons in a mobile environment. It is designed to enable optical near-range recognition, with complete accuracy, under diverse conditions of illumination, visibility and background noise. The application provides for secondary and tertiary verification-based recognition to enable multi-level security access to facilities, vehicles and command & control systems. Rick Gerbrecht, President and CEO of ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA Ltd confirmed that “this contract award demonstrates ATLAS ELEKTRONIK’s commitment to engage partners and establish key capabilities to create international export opportunities for Made in Canada innovation.” Gerbrecht further notes that “the SINGLE BURST™ application will be featured as part of a Command & Control technology event before a NATO audience later this year.” DEETECTEE Microsystems Inc. Deetectee Microsystems Inc. has been created to take advantage of business opportunities in the rapidly expanding and highly profitable industry of wearable device technology and security. Founded by Edwin Braun and Brian Purdy and located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Deetectee is the developer of Single Burst Optical Recognition™, the first and only technology that enables secure, digital identification of an individual or object for use in mobile applications and wearable technologies. ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA Ltd ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of ATLAS ELEKTRONIK GmbH of Bremen, Germany and serves the Canadian market with a specific focus on Command & Control, sonar and unmanned vehicles. ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA is strategically located in proximity to the Royal Canadian Navy’s Pacific Fleet and a NSPS Shipyard and is capable of providing any of the ATLAS Group products as well as a broad range of associated technical and logistical support services for the entire product life cycle. To date the ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Group has successfully delivered: • Integrated command and control systems (submarine & surface ship) to 21 navies • Sonar systems to 28 navies • Torpedoes to 17 navies • Mine disposal vehicles to 12 navies • Diver detection systems to 3 navies • VTS/CSS systems to 86 port and harbour authorities / navies • Hydrographic systems to 58 survey authorities / navies • More than 520 radio communication systems world wide For further information please contact: ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA Ltd Rick Gerbrecht President & CEO Suite 2202D-4464 Markham St Victoria BC, V8Z 7X8 Tel: 1-778-224-1010 Mobile: 1-250-812-9897 Email:
Posted 2014-05-29
Last Modified 2014-05-29 10:12