FaceFirst Facial Recognition Solution Overview

Author: John Honovich, Published on Nov 20, 2009

FaceFirst is a recent entrant providing real-time suspect alerting using surveillance video of faces.

The system is designed to use megapixel cameras and tracking servers at the facility being monitored. The tracking servers connect to FaceFirst's monitoring center where matching of suspects to watchlists occurs. FaceFirst will provide staff to visually verify and confirm alerts. Those alerts can be forwarded to appropriate personnel/authorities. View their architecture for an overview of this approach. Also, note the solution is based on Cognitec's facial recognition algorithms.

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