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InformationWeek: Nigeria Puts Bio-Identity System To The Test

Oct 09, 2002, 01:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Larry Greenemeier)

"Blade servers will help Nigeria register voters for its first civilian-run election since it ended military rule three years ago. To manage the process of registering at least half of Nigeria's 120 million residents in time for next year's election, the government is spending $30 million on products and technology from several companies, including office-equipment maker Olivetti Tecnost, service provider Square One Solutions, and BioLink Technologies International.

"BioLink will deploy 456 800i single-processor Linux blade servers from RLX Technologies Inc. to voter-registration sites in Nigeria's 37 states..."

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