Blog

Trying the BioID Web Service REST API with Windows PowerShell

event_note May 27, 2015
In a recent blog post we described how to interact with the BioID Web Service (BWS) https://www.bioid.com/Products/BioID-Web-Service RESTful

Trying the BioID Web Service REST API with cURL

event_note May 22, 2015
Let's try to do some hands-on REST with the BioID Web Service (BWS) https://www.bioid.com/Products/BioID-Web-Service. You'll need to already

Applying for a free BWS trial instance

event_note May 22, 2015
It has been a while since the first blog post Applying for a BWS trial instance was published. Basically the process stayed the same but the

Browser Wars

event_note April 30, 2015
HTML5 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML5 is great! Finally we can get rid of proprietary third party plugins like Adobe Flash Player or Mic

The New User Management

event_note April 28, 2015
On the new BioID Playground https://playground.bioid.com/ we changed the user management. For the old BioID Playground we used identity fede

The New Playground

event_note April 27, 2015
We recently published a new version of our BioID Playground https://playground.bioid.com/ web site matching the layout and style of our BioI

BioID Web Service serviceModel configuration

event_note April 22, 2015
If you are writing a Windows client- or web-application that is intended to access the BioID Web Service https://www.bioid.com/Products/BioI

Performing BWS tasks with JavaScript using REST

event_note June 11, 2014
We already provided some .NET samples to access the BioID Web Service (BWS) using SOAP requests, e. g. with the BWS command line interface h

BWS command line interface using SOAP

event_note June 11, 2014
In a previous post we explained how to build a VisualStudio application that can access a BioID Web Service (BWS) using SOAP requests and ga

Prepare your samples!

event_note April 07, 2014
Time for an follow-up on image samples upload. The efficiency of your application using the BioID Web Service https://www.bioid.com/bioid-we

Upside down, boy you turn m

event_note September 27, 2013
Be aware that the BioID Web Service (BWS) https://www.bioid.com/bioid-web-service/ does not auto-rotate images if the EXIF https://en.wikipe

BioID App Pic4Pass

event_note July 15, 2013
Page does not exist anymore! The BioID Apps page is no more. At the BioID File Upload https://playground.bioid.com/ExploreBiometrics/Upload

BioID App Extract Face

event_note July 14, 2013
Page does not exist anymore! The BioID Apps page is no more. At the BioID File Upload https://playground.bioid.com/ExploreBiometrics/Upload

Explore BioID Apps

event_note July 11, 2013
Page does not exist anymore! The BioID Apps page is no more. At the BioID File Upload https://playground.bioid.com/ExploreBiometrics/Upload

BiometricClassID != ClassID

event_note May 23, 2013
Recently there was some confusion about the ClassID used to access the biometric data stored by the BioID Web Service https://www.bioid.com/

BioID Identity Hidden Gems

event_note April 21, 2013
At BioID Identity https://playground.bioid.com/ExploreBiometrics on the BioID Playground https://playground.bioid.com/ you can try out enrol

Good Practices for Image Sample Uploads

event_note February 21, 2013
Of course the processing speed of the BioID Web Service https://www.bioid.com/bioid-web-service/ (BWS) operations is mostly depending on our

Why we use SOAP...

event_note February 01, 2013
tl;dr BWS was not designed for end-user consumption. Therefore, it's about server to server communication. REST is more about client to serv

Manage your Patterns

event_note January 21, 2013
With the new release of the BioID Web Service you may have noticed that one setting is not available on the enrollment page anymore: Overwri

BWS Client Certificates and Java

event_note January 15, 2013
In the previous blog post we described how the client certificates are installed in the Microsoft Windows certificate store. If you use cert