Schlumberger Smart Cards and Terminals has teamed up with two data security companies to make smart cards into portable biometric authentication devices.

The system, being demonstrated this week at the Cardtech/Securtech West conference in San Jose, Calif., combines a fingerprint scanner from American Biometric Co. of Ottawa, Canada, and public key infrastructure technology from Entrust Technologies of Richardson, Tex.

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