Numerous Advantages of Biometric Physical Access Control

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Physical access control devices and systems play an important part in our life from the simplest single door of your house to a larger scale of organizations and governments.  Together with the technological proliferation, there are increasing demands for safety and security. Electronic access control system (EACS) such as: biometrics, card based, intruder alarm, touchpad…

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Key Drivers for Biometrics in South America in next 5 years

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South America is emerging as one of the key growing regions in biometric market worldwide as stated by 6Wresearch. It is estimated that South America accounts 10% of global revenue with an annual growth between 2005 and 2010 of 30% by International Biometrics Group. Countries such as Brazil, Argentina and Colombia are contributing majority of…

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Four Biometric Solutions can Cut Cost and Enhance Efficiency for Your Business

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Biometrics such as iris, fingerprint, face, voice is now becoming mainstream with large scale applications in different industries. While others may think that biometrics is too costly and unnecessary, business owners are beginning to realize the benefits of biometric adoption in both physical & digital security control such as: streamlining operation, enhancing productivity, minimizing security…

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Biometric Cloud-Based Offers Attractive Deployment

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Cloud computing security concerns Cloud computing is defined as a model for enabling ubiquitous, convenient, on-demand network access to a shared large number of configurable computing resources, for example: networks, servers, storage, applications, and services that can be rapidly provisioned and released with minimal management effort or service provider interaction. Cloud computing is an emerging…

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How Can Biometrics Enhance the Transportation and Cargo Security?

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Cargo security issues – a growing problem $30 billion worth of cargo lost each year, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation; deceptive pickups – in which a thief poses as a legal driver and hauls a load away – spiked 763% from 2009 to 2012, according to FreightWatch International. Richard Murphy, president of Murphy…

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Can Biometric Technology Secure the Prevalence of ATMs?

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Automatic teller machines (ATMs) are terminals which are installed by banks to facilitate cash withdrawal, fund transfer, balance check for customers. ATM allows the account holder to have transactions with their own accounts without the opportunity to access the entire bank’s database. The original ATM systems utilize PIN and cards to authenticate users when making the…

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Asia-Pacific – The World’s fastest-growing biometrics market (2015-2025)

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According to “The Global Government Biometric Systems Market 2015-2025” report of MarketResearchReports.biz published last month, due to the increasing concerns over internal and external security and the increasing use in government and private sectors for employee identification and attendance, the global biometrics market is forecasted to rise in the demand and revenue in the next…

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Biometric payment – An evolution in payment technology

Biometric micro ATM to provide a cost-effective and ultimate solution for the micro finance’s development

The evolving of payment technologies is fueling the rise of biometrics. Biometrics is becoming more important for payments due to the ability to enhance the security of transactions. Biometric payment is a point of sale technology which uses biometric modalities to authenticate a user and authorize the online payment. Many banks around the world have…

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Biometrics time & attendance system – an effective solution to manage workforce

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In the competitive environment, organizations have to streamline operations to stay viable and productive. However, one of the most detrimental and frustrating trends that many organizations faces is the employee attendance issue. According to the Nucleus Research in 2008, 19% of employees admitted to buddy-punching. In a recent survey, 60% of respondents said that their employees…

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Multimodal biometrics – A more accurate identification system

With many biometric modalities available such as fingerprint or iris recognition, it is critical for users to assess their accuracy before implementing

Multimodal biometrics refers to the use of a combination of two or more biometric modalities in an identification system. For instance, a system that combines face and iris recognition can be considered as a multimodal biometric system. Multimodal biometrics provides supplementary information among different modalities in order to increase the recognition performance in terms of…

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