2015-2016 - Biometrics reaches every corner of society

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 from 2015

Guest Post: Are voice biometrics trustworthy?

For voice biometrics to be trusted and ubiquitous, it must be unobtrusive, robust and secure. 


Guest post: Don’t take a holiday from biometrics advocacy

Splashy headlines and erroneous news reports on biometrics make it harder for manufacturers and vendors to move the industry forward.


Guest post: The evolution of smartcards

There are key challenges that need to be addressed to enable the use of fingerprint sensors in smartcards…


Guest post: Biometric access control for accreditation

Access control is a vital factor for organisations working towards ISO 27001 accreditation.


Company Spotlight: Ideal Innovations

Arlington-based facial recognition technology firm Ideal Innovations discusses the latest industry trends and the company's history.


How US government can go mobile with FIDO

For agencies looking to optimize security, usability, privacy, and effectively performing their missions, FIDO’s open, interoperable industry specifications can help them obtain the best of all worlds. 


Guest blog: Airports and facial recognition - Privacy, facilitation and security

Facial recognition is undergoing a quiet revolution that supports deployment in controlled environments for security and convenience purposes.