Border and Port Security

Border and port security biometric systems are put in place to track and manage the flow of humans. This includes national database deployments, entrance and exit access control systems, immigration technologies as well as ePassports and smart card systems. Read our research report on biometrics and homeland security.

 

Contactless biometric border platform boosts Idemia’s Asia Pacific growth

Idemia is boosting its investment and scalability in the APAC region through its border processing capability platform for seamless travel…

 

WTTC and Sita encourage collaboration for unified biometric travel as systems expand

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) wants to bring the sector together to develop a single biometric identifier for…

 

Sita white paper explores impact of biometrics on travel in 2025

In 2025, many passengers will use their mobile phones to make integrated travel plans, and single token identity systems based…

 

Collins Aerospace’s SelfPass facial biometric solution launches at Las Vegas airport

Collins Aerospace’s SelfPass biometric solution is to be deployed at Las Vegas’ McCarran Airport to deliver a seamless journey experience…

 

China launches ID platform for foreigners to cross borders and access services

China’s National Immigration Administration has announced the development of an identity verification platform for entering and exiting the country, which…

 

Details on Gatwick airport biometrics deployment emerge as Algeria and Pune announce plans

Gatwick Airport is planning to extend its biometric facial recognition checks to eight more departure gates following the planned extension…

 

Dermalog biometrics revamp systems in Philippines and Thailand

Dermalog has finalized plans to develop digital infrastructure to support biometric identity verification for the Land Transportation Office (LTO) in…

 

Privacy concerns raised with Vision-Box biometric cloud service for India’s Digi Yatra

The involvement of Vision-Box in India’s trials of biometrics for aviation identity checks under Digi Yatra is facing scrutiny over…

 

New airport biometrics deployments and technologies on the horizon

U.S. government biometric checks are being launched in Las Vegas and discussed in Seattle, and the industry is discussing the…

 

UK dependence on biographic info causing delays at biometric airport eGates

Some passengers traveling to and from the UK are in for extended waiting times, delays and frustration as valid passports…

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