Biometrics in Review

Getting Started: Annual Review

In a landmark annual review, Planet Biometrics has invited industry experts from different fields to give independent, vendor neutral, “state of the industry” comments that explain where the industry is from their unique point of view. Expect to read about the major drivers and detractors that are impacting operations, and also how the industry will progress in the year ahead…Read more

Expert views

Viewpoint: Spoof or proof?

The security of biometrics technology is in the spotlight and stakeholders must take a balanced view on its strengths and vulnerabilities, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. As deployments proliferate, the technology’s credibility rests on the industry’s will to collaborate globally.  


Interview: Sean Farrell, Head of Portfolio Management, Government Solutions, SITA

Planet Biometrics discusses the future of biometric travel technology with Sean Farrell, head of Portfolio Management, Government Solutions, SITA.


Guest Post: Digital ID - Biometrics are the key to marrying security and convenience

Only biometrics can unify the age-old opposing forces of user-experience and digital security, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. When it happens, the effect will be remarkable.


Guest Post: The two-factor authentication mirage

Current approaches to biometrics are leaving customers exposed


Guest Post: Biometrics at the borders

While policy creation for the use of biometric technologies at national borders remains a matter for government, best practices and guiding principles for effective deployment can be built through collaboration between the industry’s global stakeholders, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive of the Biometrics Institute.