Biometrics Access Control Usage 2022

By Brian Rhodes, Published Apr 19, 2022, 10:14am EDT (Info+)

Biometric use in access control has never been strong, but new statistics show use is getting weaker post-COVID.

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Inside this report, we examine the trends and the key reasons for, and against, biometrics.

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** ****, *** ********* ********* ******* use ** *.** ***** *** ***, a ******* ***** *** **** ******* of *.** ***** *** ***.

*******, *** **** ******* * ******* both ******.

Significant ***** ******

******** ** **************, * *** ****** ************ ** the ********* ** ********** ** *****.

*** ******** *** ****** ******** ***** requiring ******** ******* **** ****** *******, most ******** **** ************, *** **** palms *** **** *******. *** ****** caused **** ** ****** ************* **** **** *********** *******,*** ****** **** ******** ***** ****** concerns ** * ******* ****** *** not ***** ****:

  • "****** ****, *********** ******* *** **** common *** ***** **** ******* ******."
  • "*%. ***** *********."
  • "**% - *** **** *** *** RFID ******. ***? **** ******* ***** it *** *** ****** ***** **. Most ******* ****'* **** ** **** to ***** *** ***. ****/********* *** the ********* ******* **********. ******* ** years ****, **** ****** ** *** away **** ***** *** ****. ***** flipped ****."
  • "*% **** *** ******** *******, ** removed **** *********** ******* *** ** covid ******** ** ******** * ******. They **** ******** **** **** *******."
  • "**** - ** **** ***** **********, but ******* ** *****, ********* **** to **** **** **** ****** ******* with *** *******. ********* (***) ** now *** ******* *****."
  • "**** **** *%. ** *** ***** age ***** ***, **** ********* *** still ****** **** **** ******* **** require *****."
  • "***** ***** ****** ***'* **** ** touch ****** **** ************."
  • "*. **** *** *********** ** ******** to *****, * *** ** ******** that *** **** **** ********** **** didn't **** ** **** *** ******."
  • "** *** ***** ******** ** ***** the **** ****** **** *** **** in *** ******* *****."
  • "*% ****** ******* ** ***** **** people **** ********* ** ********* ************** and ******."
  • "**%, ****** *** ** *** *********** of *****/***** **** *******. **** ** Italy, ***** *** **** ****** ******** on ********* ******. **** ** ******* activate ****."
  • "****. ***** *** ****** ** *****, proximity ******* **** **** **** **** fashion ** *********** *******, ********** **** popular, **** **** *********."
  • "***** **%. *******, *** ******* *** much ****** *** *** ** *****, users *** ********* ** *** ********** (fingerprint *******), *** ****** ********* ******* are *********."

Weak/No ******

*********** ****** **** **** ********* ** not ******* * **** ** ****** to ******* **********, *** **** ** a ***** ****** ** ******** ***** use:

  • "**** **** *%. ** ***'* **** a **** ****** *** ****** **** need **********."
  • "*, ********* *** *** ****** *** it."
  • "*% ** *** *** ********* **** feature."
  • "*-*%, ******** ****. *****, **** ******** demand ** *** ** ****** *** card ******.
  • "*%, **** ******. ** **** ********* a **** ******* ****** ** *** own ******. ** ***'* *** * lot ** ******** *** **********."
  • "*********, ** *******, *** *** **********, they ****** *** **** **********
  • "****. ** ****** **** ******* ** price *** ***********."
  • "*% ** ****** *** **, *** I've *** **** *** *********** ** the **** (** **** ***).
  • "*% ********** ****** ****** ** *** markets."
  • "*% ** **** *** *** * demand *** **********. ** **** ******* appropriate ******* *** ** *** **** declined ** *** ********."
  • "****. ****** **** *** **."
  • "*% ******* ****** **** *** **********."
  • "****. ** ******** **** *** ******** base. *** ******** ** *** ****** work ** ** *** ********* ** little ******** ** ****** *** ******* for **********."
  • "*% ** ********* ******* **** **********"
  • "**** **** *% *** * *** of ******"

High ****

******* ****** ******* ** ***** ********** is *** ****** ***** ** ******* and *********** ******** ** ***** ********** methods:

  • "*%. **** ** ******* ********-******. ********** can ** * ****** **** *********** to ****** *** *** ********** **** is *** ********* *** *** ********* are ******* ***."
  • "**. ******* ****** ******* ***** *** cheaper."
  • "*-*%. *** ********* *** **** **** customers **** ***** **** *-****** ************** like **** & ***."
  • "*% - **** ** *** ********* don't **** *** ******** *** **** or *** ********."
  • "*% - *** ********* ***'* **** the **** *** ********* ******* ********* in *** ***** ***** *** ******** and **********"
  • "*%. *** ********* **** ********* ******* or **** *** **** *** * factors **** **** ****, *** ** the ****** **** *** ******/****."
  • "**%.. *****, *** **** ** * barrier."
  • "***** *** *********, ********* ** **********, and **** *** **** *** ***% of ***** (******* ************)."
  • "*% ***** ** *** **** *** separate ********* **** ** ***** *** end-users."
  • "****. ********* **** ** *** *********. That ** *** *** ******."
  • "****, ****'** **********, ************, *** *********, my ******* ***'* ****/**** **** ***** of ********"
  • "****. ** ****** **** ******* ** price *** ***********"

Privacy ********

********** *** ****** **** ******* ********, interesting **** '*****' ********** **** ****, face ***, ** **** ********* ****** worries ***** *** ** ********* ***** or *******:

  • "*-*%, ******** ****. *****, **** ******** demand ** *** ** ****** *** card ******. *** **** *********** ** have **** **** *** **** **** center *********."
  • "****** ****, *** ******* *** ********* to ********* ********** *** ** ******** from *********, ******, ***."
  • "** ******** ***** ************, ***** **** facial ***********, ********* *** ** ******** of *******."
  • "********* ******* ** ******* **** **** their ******* ** ***** ********."

Face *** *** ******** **********

***** ****** *********** ********* **** *** require ***** ** ********** ******* ***** readers, ******* ********** ***** ******** ******** or ***** ************/********, ** ** *** taking **** *** ************ *** ******* demand ** ****, ******** *** ******** as * *****.

  • "** ****** *** **********. *** ******** base ********* ******* ***** *** **** over **********. ** **** *** *** occasional ****** ******** **** **** *** utilize * *********** ******. * ***** facial *********** **** ***** ** ** used **** ******** **** *** **** year ** ***."
  • "*%, **** ******. ** **** ********* a **** ******* ****** ** *** own ******. ** ***'* *** * lot ** ******** *** **********. * think **** ** ******* **** ** our **** ** *** **** **** the *-** ******** *** **** ****** ask *** **********."
  • "*%. *** ********* **** ********* ******* or **** *** **** *** * factors **** **** ****, *** ** the ****** **** *** ******/****. *** readers ** *** ** **** *** been ******-*** ****** ***** ****** ** a **** **** (***** **** ******) were ********."
  • "**% **** ****, ** ******** ** fingerprint **** ****** ******."
  • "***** **%. *******, *** ******* *** much ****** *** *** ** *****, users *** ********* ** *** ********** (fingerprint *******), *** ****** ********* ******* are *********."
  • "**% **** ********* ****** **** *********** or **** ******* ** *******."

*** ******** ************ ********* **** ***** face *********** ******* **** **** ****** COVID, *** ***** *** *** ****** control ** ***** (***** *******) ** not ********** **** ****** **** ** already *********/*********:

  • "** **** **** **** *** ********** in *** ******* ** *** *******, and **** ** *** **** ****. This ** *** ********* ********* *******. We **** ** ******* **** ***** hand ******** ****** *******, *** *** customer ****'* **** **** *** ********** removed ****. **** ***** *** ** full ***** ** **** ******** ** ZKTeco ****/*********** ********. ** **** ******, I ***** *** ********* *** ** integrate *** ********* ******** ******* **** their ****** ******."
  • "** **** **** ** ***** ****** temperature ******** ** ****, *** *** we *** ***** * *** ** those ** **** ******** *** ******* and ******* *** *********** ******** **********."

Mobile ****** ****** * ****** ** ********* *******

******* ****** ************ ** *** ******* of ********* ********** ** *** ********* use ** ****** ***********. ******* ******** specifically ********* **** ******* ** ******** biometrics, ***** ********* *** ************ ************ using ****** ***********:

  • "** ******* *** ****** *** ****** Devices **** *** *** *******' ***** as ** *********** ** *********** ********* readers."
  • "** **** **** ********* *** ****** phone ** ** ****** ****, ** with *** *********** ***********, *** *** a *-****** ************** **** ********** ******* the ***** ********."
  • "**** ****** ***** ** ***** ********. moving ******* ****** *********** **** *** vendors."
  • "*% **** *** *** ********* *** about **. ** **** ** ***** with **********/ ********* ** ** ***'* push **."
  • "** ****'* *** *** ********** **** year. ** *** **** *** ******** for ****. *** **** ****** ***********, I *** **** ******* ***** **** less."
  • "****** *********** *** **** *********."

Good *** ****** ******** ************

** *** ******** **** *** **********, using **** *** ***** ********* ** a '**** ********' *********** ****** *** access ******* ***** * **** ********* of ***** ** *********.

***** ********** ***** ** ******* ***** low, **** ** * ******** **** most ****** ***** ** *** **** or ******* *** '**** ********' ************* that ********** *****:

  • "*% - ** **** *** ********** when ***** *** ****** ***** ****** a ******** ** * **** *** dual ************** ** **** *** ********'* needs."
  • "**%. ******** ********* ** ********** *** need *** ********** ******** ********. ***** customers *** *** ** ***** ****. Starting ** *** ** ****** ** costs **** **** *** *********' ********* increases."
  • "** **** *** **** ** ******* highly ********* *****. ** *** **** in *********** **** **** *******."
  • "**% - **** ******** *** ****** security ************ ***** **** & *** is *** ******."
  • "**** ******* ***** **** **** ********** security. *** ******* ****** ***** *** time **********."
  • "** *** ********* **** ********** ** lower-traffic, ****** ******** ************."
  • "**% ** ********* **** **** ******* with ***** *********, ******** *** **** increased."
  • "** ******* ***'* ****/**** **** ***** of ********."
  • "*%. ** **** * *** ********* that **** **** *-****** **************, ** fingerprint *******. ** **** **** * few ********* **** **** *********** ***** so **** **** ****."
  • "*- **** ** *** ********* *** the **** *** ********** ** ***** security ****. ** *** **** * higher-risk *********."
  • "*** ******* ******** **** ** ** accordance **** *** *** ***** **** protection *** *** ******** **** **** the **** * **** ***** ** security ********."

Server *****

*** ******** ************, ******** *** ** closets, ****** *****, *** ******* ********* as ***** **** **** *** **********:

  • "********** *** ******* **** ** *** cages ***** ******* *** ******. ************ are **** ******."
  • "** ** **** **** *** ***** such ** **** ****** *****."
  • "*** ** *** ******** **** **** number ** ********* *******, ********* ****'* just ** *** ** **** ***** but ********* **'* ***** ****** ** the ******."
  • "**** ******* ***** **** **** ********** security. *** ******* ****** ***** *** time **********."

Comments (1)

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