Military Applications

Militaries around the world use biometrics for secure access control to facilities, equipment, and IT systems, and to identify adversaries in the field.

 

U.S. DoD testing multi-factor biometric systems for continuous authentication

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is currently testing two prototype biometric systems, each with about 50 devices, as it…

 

Marines run simulations to evaluate new biometric systems

A group of U.S. Marines and civilians recently participated in tactical exercises in rural Indiana to evaluate a pair of…

 

Federal agencies move to explore AI ethics and technical standards

The U.S. Department of Defense recently held a public comment meeting at Stanford University to discuss artificial intelligence ethics, VentureBeat…

 

U.S. Air Force awards IDenTV research contract for facial biometrics and video analytics

Computer vision company IDenTV has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II contract under the U.S. Air…

 

AI facial recognition for base access control among finalists of U.S. Air Force “Innovation Rodeo”

An artificial intelligence facial recognition system is one of eight finalists of the innovation competition launched by the Air Force…

 

U.S. Army AI task force could bring facial recognition to the field of battle

Facial recognition could be deployed in combat situations in the future through a new research partnership involving the American military….

 

TWOSENSE.AI receives $2.42M DISA contract for behavioral biometrics

The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) of the U.S. Department of Defense has awarded behavioral biometrics provider TWOSENSE.AI a $2.42…

 

Booz Allen wins contract to develop mobile biometric hardware for DoD

Booz Allen Hamilton has been awarded a potential five-year, $36.6M contract from the U.S. Navy to develop a hand-held biometric…

 

Information on new biometric augmented CAC requested from industry by DOD

A Request for Information for an effective and reliable biometric enterprise “to expand [The Pentagon Force Protection Agency’s (PFPA)] access…

 

USSOCOM, Army look to biometrics industry for new technologies for SOF of the future

A Request for Information (RFI) on methods of continuously authenticating user identity by a person’s distinctive characteristics using software-based biometrics…

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