Softex Partners With Authentec

Austin, Texas-based Softex, a provider of security software products, said yesterday that the firm has partnered with AuthenTec, a provider of fingerprint security sensors. The two have integrated the Softex OmniPass ME product with AuthenTec's biometric fingerprint sensors. The companies said the integration will allow users to user to securely and conveniently manage PDA and cell phone authentication. Softex provides security products to major top tier OEMs.