DUBLIN, Apr. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/r2jrqq/next_generation) has announced the addition of the "Next Generation Biometric Market by Technology, Function, Application & by Geography - Forecasts & Analysis 2014 - 2020" report to their offering.
Biometrics is the science and technology of measuring and analyzing biological data. In information technology, biometrics refers to technologies that measure and analyze human body characteristics, such as DNA, fingerprints, eye retinas and irises, voice patterns, facial patterns, and hand measurements.
This report covers various biometric authentications such as face recognition, fingerprint recognition, iris recognition, palm recognition, vein recognition, signature recognition, and others. Out of all the biometric authentications, face, finger, and iris recognition are commonly used in most of the applications.
This report segregates the overall biometric technology market into various application areas such as government, defense, banking and finance, travel and immigration, healthcare, consumer electronics, commercial security, and home security. Increasing security threats, unauthorized infiltration across the borders, unauthorized immigration, illegal transaction at the ATMs, and so on give a rise to the biometric technology market. One of the major drivers for this market is government funding for biometric technology for deployment across the globe. Some of the key companies in the biometric market are 3M (U.S.), Cross Match Technologies (U.S.), Saffran SA (France), Fujitsu Ltd (Japan), and NEC Corporation (Japan).
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Cover Story
4 Market Overview
5 Biometric Technology Market, By Type
6 Biometric Technology Market, By Application
7 Biometric Application Market, By Technology
8 Biometric Technology Market, By Function
9 Biometric Technology Market, By Geography
10 Competitive Landscape
11 Company Profiles
- Cross Match Technologies, Inc
- Fingerprint Cards Ab
- Fujitsu Ltd.
- Fulcrum Biometrics
- Nec Corporation
- Rcg Holdings Limited
- Safran Sa
- Siemens Ag
- Suprema Inc.
- Thales Sa
- Validsoft Uk Ltd
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