About Ravi Das

Ravi is a technical writer for BiometricNews.net, Inc., and independent news and information business about the Biometrics Industry. Ravi has been involved in Biometrics for 10+ years. He holds a BS in Ag Econ from Purdue, and MS in Ag Bus Economics (International Trade) from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, and an MBA (MIS) from Bowling Green State University. Ravi will be appearing for the Certified Biometrics Professional exam in 2013, and is also passionate about the martial arts. Ravi specializes in Taekwondo, and is currently a 2nd degree black belt. He competes at both the local and national levels.

What a Biometric Template is

Apart from the social perspective of the need to protect Biometric Templates, from a technical perspective as well, there is also a need fortify the security of Biometric Templates. Before this is discussed, it is first important to review what a Biometric Template really is. It is a snapshot of our physical or behavioral is what is being captured or analyzed. This could be an image ranging from the shape of your hand to your finger, to your eye, and

Debunking the top 5 myths of biometrics

I have personally been in the Biometrics industry for a very long time, it has been over a decade. Throughout these years, I have had my own businesses, ranging all the way from selling actual Biometric hardware, such as the iris scanners, hand geometry scanners, and even the fingerprint scanners, to now offering technical writing services about all of these technologies. I am a very active blogger as well, and blog almost every day. Throughout these years of being in