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.

 

TSA to conduct 2nd evaluation of travel ID biometric verification technology

A short-term proof of concept evaluation of the automation of the identity verification portion of the Travel Document Checker (TDC)…

 

Delhi airport tests facial recognition for seamless travel

Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) has started testing biometric facial recognition with Indian airline Vistara at Terminal 3 of the…

 

Airside Mobile introduces digital ID for seamless travel

Airside Mobile has launched a new digital identity service for the travel industry that leverages ‘private’ biometric authentication to authorize…

 

DHS S&T Biometric Technology Rally results suggest face best for fast processing

Four matching systems produced 100 percent true identification rates on the same acquisition system during the Biometric Technology Rally held…

 

Panasonic to supply biometric ABC gates for Japan airports as FTE Global 2019 kicks off

Panasonic Corporation is providing more of its biometric facial recognition gates to new airports in Japan for use in new…

 

AnyVision reevaluates biometrics business in Hong Kong, defends Israeli army work

Microsoft-funded Israeli startup AnyVision is reevaluating its business plans in Hong Kong following controversy around the ethical use of its…

 

Secunet biometric border control technology deployed at Vilnius Airport

Lithuanian Airports, a state enterprise which manages the Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports, has installed ten secunet easygates at Vilnius…

 

Facial recognition lobbying up 4X in last 6 months as government activity increases

Disclosure forms indicate that lobbying in Washington, D.C. for biometric facial recognition by the travel security industry has increased by…

 

Russian airports testing mass deployment of facial recognition technology

A number of large Russian airports are testing the possible mass deployment of facial recognition technology to boost border security…

 

More ITS-developed BorderXpress biometric kiosks deployed at Barbados airport

Forty-eight biometric self-service kiosks developed by Innovative Travel Solutions, a business unit part of Vancouver International Airport (YVR), are now…

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