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What to look for when choosing multimodal biometrics

What to look for when choosing multimodal biometrics

There are certain parameters to determine the quality or effectiveness of a multimodal biometric solution. Capacity, false acceptance rate and false rejection rate are some examples. But ultimately, c...
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  • Fingerprint-face readers see growth potential
    Fingerprint is still the primary biometric used in readers and other access control devices. However, certain limitations have prompted users to look for the possibility of adding other biometrics in addition to fingerprint. Face, then, becomes a viable solution.
    2018/01/16
  • Multimodal biometrics add extra layer of security
    More and more, end user organizations are deploying multimodal biometrics, which have certain advantages over unimodal solutions. Fingerprint readers alone, for example, can't read people with broken or wrinkled skin. Multimodal readers combining two biometrics, be they fingerprint and face or finge...
    2018/01/12
  • Unlocking the potential of smart locks through integration
    The evolution of smart technology over the past few years has transcended every industry. A few years ago smart locks were a new idea, an idea that seemed more about hype than true functionality.
    2018/01/10
  • Improved security the key to smart lock growth
    The high-tech nature of today's world means nothing, including the locks on our doors, can be too smart. However, intelligence comes with risks, and companies have worked hard to address end-user concerns. By improving safety and security, user confidence in smart locks is helping to drive market gr...
    2018/01/08
  • How to deploy security with sustainability in mind
    Sustainability has become a popular concept amid growing awareness on the environment. Yet how to deploy technology, including security, in a sustainable manner is still a perplexing issue among users. Fundamentally, the three questions that the user should ask themselves is how the deployment can b...
    2017/12/29
  • How advances in technology contribute to safe cities
    More and more, security technologies such as video surveillance combined with advanced analytics have played an important part in making cities safe. That’s among the key findings in the Safe Cities Index 2017 report released by The Economist Intelligence Unit, sponsored by NEC.
    2017/12/27
  • A single hub for physical security targeted for the mass market
    Security systems working in silos have long been a source of inconvenience. A central platform integrating video, access control and other systems however can be a costly proposition. An integrated solution for typical commercial users, therefore, is seeing a rise in demand. This is where U.K.-based...
    2017/12/26
  • Saudi Arabia a key market for intrusion detection systems
    Saudi Arabia’s intrusion detection market is expected to enjoy a growth over the next six years, after experiencing a decline of recent, said 6Wresearch in a recently published a report.
    2017/12/22
  • Looking back on 2017's security technology trends
    As we get into the last few weeks of the year, inevitably we start to look forward to what 2018 might hold for the security sector. But while looking forward is obviously important in planning for success, it's also worthwhile to look back at the past year and see which trends emerged that we either...
    2017/12/15
  • Growth trend cited for Saudi video surveillance market
    The video surveillance market of Saudi Arabia is expected to experience growth over the next couple of years, recovering from a slump thanks to various drivers, including stabilizing oil prices as well as increases in government spending and private investment amid the Vision 2030 initiative.
    2017/12/12