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eu-LISA Information Leaflet 2016 Material/eu-LISA_EN_web.pdfeu-LISA Information Leaflet 201613/11/2016 22:00:00pdfeu-LISA is the European Agency that ensures 24/7 operational management of the European Union’s (EU) largest IT systems and their respective communication infrastructure in the area of freedom, security and justice Eurodac, SIS II and VIS. With information technology, eu-LISA safeguards the EU’s internal security and supports the implementation of asylum, migration and border management policies for the benefit of citizens.17<a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/eu-LISA_DE_web.pdf" target="_blank">eu-LISA_DE_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/eu-LISA_ET_web.pdf" target="_blank">eu-LISA_ET_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/eu-LISA_FR_web.pdf" target="_blank">eu-LISA_FR_web.pdf</a>
Eurodac Information Leaflet 2016 Material/EURODAC_EN_web.pdfEurodac Information Leaflet 201612/11/2016 22:00:00pdfEurodac is the centralised European database that stores and processes the digitalised fingerprints of asylum seekers and irregular migrants who have entered a European country. This helps determine the Member State responsible for examining an asylum application.16<a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/EURODAC_DE_web.pdf" target="_blank">EURODAC_DE_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/EURODAC_ET_web.pdf" target="_blank">EURODAC_ET_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/EURODAC_FR_web.pdf" target="_blank">EURODAC_FR_web.pdf</a>
SIS II Information Leaflet 2016 Material/SIS II_EN_web.pdfSIS II Information Leaflet 201611/11/2016 22:00:00pdfThe second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II) is a large-scale IT system that supports internal security and the exchange of information on people and objects between national police, border control, customs, visa and judicial authorities. As people and goods can move in the Schengen Area without being checked at internal borders, SIS II is used by security officials to help keep people safe and counter cross-border crime.15<a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/SIS II_DE_web.pdf" target="_blank">SIS II_DE_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/SIS II_ET_web.pdf" target="_blank">SIS II_ET_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/SIS II_FR_web.pdf" target="_blank">SIS II_FR_web.pdf</a>
VIS Information Leaflet 2016 Material/VIS_EN_web.pdfVIS Information Leaflet 201610/11/2016 22:00:00pdfThe Visa Information System (VIS) allows countries that are part of the Schengen Area to share information on visas. It is a large-scale IT system that helps the EU‘s common visa policy and assists border checks and consular cooperation in Europe. The system allows national authorities to enter and view data, including fingerprints, for short-stay visas for the Schengen Area.14<a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/VIS_DE_web.pdf" target="_blank">VIS_DE_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/VIS_ET_web.pdf" target="_blank">VIS_ET_web.pdf</a><a href="/Publications/Documents/Leaflets2016/VIS_FR_web.pdf" target="_blank">VIS_FR_web.pdf</a>
Testing the Borders of the Future: Material/EULisa-leaflet-A4-150330.pdfTesting the Borders of the Future: 06/04/2015 21:00:00pdfLeaflet on how to participate in the Smart Borders Pilot12

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