Out of all the biometric technologies, the facial recognition sector has received the most attention in recent months. Although the technology is not as accurate as some others, such as fingerprint or iris recognition, it does have unique features that elude other biometric modalities, and that make it an attractive biometric to use in a multitude of scenarios. The first part of this two-part survey looks at the issues surrounding this technology, predicted market sizes and the types of technology on offer. Part two will look in depth at the companies and individual products in this exciting market, as well as listing full contact details for the main players.
Facial recognition - Part 1. (2003, October 11). Biometric Technology Today. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0969-4765(03)11022-3