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Captiva Inc.

Captiva is a USA-based HUBZone small business offering biometric solution development for civil and defense agencies. Our experience includes development of architectures for very large biometric systems.

Explaining Biometrics

 

Behavioral biometrics: What is it and how does it work?

Behavioral biometrics are increasing in popularity against a backdrop of increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks, as conventional authentication methods can fall short…

 

History of Biometrics

Introduction The term “biometrics” is derived from the Greek words “bio” (life) and “metrics” (to measure). Automated biometric systems have…

 

Application of biometric face identification technologies in financial institutions

By T. R. Abdullin, T. V. Shipunov, M. N. Zakirov, R. L. Zainulin, A. A. Shnyrev, and A. A.Bunyatyan of…

 

How are biometric systems evaluated?

The evaluation metrics used to assess the performance of biometric systems are important but not necessarily easy to understand. Evaluation…

 

Explainer: Verification vs. Identification Systems

Biometrics are typically applied to identify a person or verify a claimed identity. Identification and verification are different processes that…

 

Exploring biometrics within payments

eyePOS payment device. Supplied by PayEye. By Monica Eaton, founder of Chargebacks911 Biometric payment systems have some of the most…

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