Keyboards

Athena keyboards support all major international standards such as ISO7816 and EMV, as well as industry and de facto standards such as Microsoft’s PC/SC. All ISO7816 compliant CPU-based smart cards are supported. The biometric versions offer the latest touchpad sensors and the integrated ASEDrive reader maintains optional support for memory cards.

ASEDrive IIIe KB is one of the most cost effective smart card keyboards, while providing excellent performance, compatibility, upgradeability and integrity through their FIPS certification.


Superior Smart Card Performance


Modern applications for smart cards such as Digital Signature, Digital Certificate Verification and PKI require higher performance of the smart card readers. ASEDrive IIIe KB was carefully designed to ensure higher communication speeds, in order to reduce the time needed for communication intensive operations. ASEDrive IIIe KB also delivers higher clock frequency to smart cards. It reduces time for CPU intensive operation, such as cryptographic calculations. With these high performance features, ASEDrive IIIe KB ensures the unparalleled throughput required in modern smart card applications.

Keyboard

  •  Highly reliable membrane contact technology.
  •  Low noise and low profile key switch for quiet and easy typing.

Biometric Sensor (on applicable models)

  •  Silicon Fingerprint Sensor.
  •  Precise BioMatch™Pro (requires license)  and BioAPI support.

Smart Card Reader

  •  Contact smart card reader complying with all major international standards including, ISO7816 and EMV.
  •  Microsoft PC/SC certified.
  •  Supporting all CPU-based Smart Cards and optional support for memory cards.
  •  High-speed communication designed for   Digital Signature and PKI systems.
  •  Upgradeable Flash Memory.
  •  USB (2.0 full speed) interface.

ASEDrive IIIe KB Bio PIV

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Datasheet
FIPS 201
(cert 515/516)
Driver Download

USB FIPS certified keyboard with integrated contact read/write smart card reader and touch biometric sensor.

Highlights:.

 

  • FIPS 201 certified keyboard and biometric sensor
  • Biometric sensor: UPEK TCS1 TouchChip® sensor EIM
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Acceptor: Landing
  • Insert/remove cycles: 200,000
  • Power source: USB
  • Cards supported: ISO 7816 T=0, T=1, CAC and EMV
  • Host support: Windows, LINUX and Mac
  • Localized keyboard layouts available

ASEDrive IIIe KB Bio

ASEDrive IIIe KB Bio
Datasheet
Driver Download

USB keyboard with integrated contact read/write smart card reader and touch biometric sensor.

Highlights:.

  • Biometric sensor: EIM Light with TCS2
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Acceptor: Landing
  • Insert/remove cycles: 200,000
  • Power source: USB
  • Cards supported: ISO 7816 T=0, T=1, CAC and EMV
  • Host support: Windows, LINUX and Mac
  • Localized keyboard layouts available

ASEDrive IIIe KB

ASEDrive IIIe KB combo
Datasheet
FIPS 201 (cert 512)
Driver Download

USB FIPS certified keyboard with integrated contact read/write smart card reader.

Highlights:.

 

  • FIPS 201 certified
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Acceptor: Landing
  • Insert/remove cycles: 200,000
  • Power source: USB
  • Cards supported: ISO 7816 T=0, T=1, CAC and EMV
  • Host support: Windows, LINUX and Mac
  • Localized keyboard layouts available