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Herta Security

Herta is a world leader in the development of cutting edge facial recognition solutions. Based in Barcelona and with offices in Madrid, London and Los Angeles, the company offers fast, accurate, robust, end-customer oriented solutions for video surveillance, access control, and marketing requirements. International projects include safe-cities, airports, train and metro stations, prisons, banks, casinos, sports stadiums, shopping malls, military, police and forensic applications. Herta has partners in 50 countries and more than 150 certified integrators globally.

Herta Security Biometrics News


Indian Railways deploys Herta facial recognition to secure train stations

Indian Railways has launched a program to enhance the safety of its train stations in the Eastern region by utilizing…

Dec 21, 2023

Herta launches facial recognition public safety project, awarded EU Seal of Excellence

Herta Security has launched a new video surveillance and security project that includes real-time threat detection and facial recognition, which…

Nov 29, 2023

EU’s largest public transport security project with Herta biometrics nears final stage

Europe has a plan to prevent terrorist attacks on public transportation with video analytics algorithms, possibly but not necessarily including…

Aug 8, 2023

Governments, vendors less skittish about promoting facial recognition sales

News of Colombia’s decision to buy facial recognition software from a Spanish company for its national police force lacks one…

Mar 8, 2023

Herta earns top honors at MWC23 Hackathon

At the MWC23 Hackathon, Herta won first prize for applying privacy and ethical principles to facial recognition technology. The Mobile…

Dec 9, 2021

Herta adds real-time dashboard to video retail analytics

Herta Security has updated its BioMarketing video analysis solution to introduce a control panel to deliver information about the behavior…

Mar 17, 2021

Herta updates biometric access control solution for use with masks, adds liveness detection

Herta Security has launched a new version of its face biometric access control software, BioAccess, with new functionalities including mask…

Jan 26, 2021

New algorithm pushes into biometric accuracy leaders in latest NIST FRVT

Deep Glint (also known as DeepGlint) has held onto its top overall spot for biometric accuracy in the latest Face…

Jan 20, 2021

Herta launches face biometrics-based emotion recognition solution

Herta Security has launched a new video analysis solution, BioObserver, to provide a platform for automatic micro-expression detection based on…

Jul 13, 2020

Real-time facial biometrics for COVID-19 response piloted at NEC headquarters and launched by Herta

NEC is using its own biometric facial recognition technology with mask detection and infrared body temperature scanning as part of…

Jun 18, 2020

Herta Security awarded by European Commission for biometric innovation to contain COVID-19

The European Commission has recognized Herta Security‘s crowd-monitoring system with real-time face biometrics and crowd behavior analysis with the “COVID-19…

Mar 11, 2020

Herta upgrades biometric facial recognition to work with facemasks

Herta has upgraded its facial recognition algorithm to identify people wearing masks, the company announced in response to the global…

Feb 13, 2020

Herta Security receives Frost & Sullivan Europe Award for biometrics excellence

Herta Security’s biometric facial recognition and detection deployment has been recognized with the 2019 Europe Customer Value Leadership Award by…

Nov 14, 2018

Tensor featuring facial recognition and access control solutions at International Security Expo 2018

UK-based Tensor plc and partner Herta Security will together exhibit security, facial recognition and access control solutions later this month…

Aug 19, 2018

CNL Software expands IPSecurityCenter to support Herta face detection software

CNL Software has entered into a technology partnership with Herta Security under the CNL Software Technology Alliance Program. Herta develops…

Aug 6, 2018

Herta awarded for facial recognition system securing Uruguay football stadiums

The Latin American Security Association (ALAS) awarded Herta with the 2018 Best Security Project in the region. This year’s edition…

Jul 25, 2018

Herta finishes in top 3 at biometric technology rally hosted by Homeland Security and NIST

Herta has placed in the top three facial recognition vendors, with scores among the highest for efficiency, customer satisfaction, and…

Apr 30, 2018

Herta facial recognition secures Uruguay football stadiums

Herta reports that three of the most significant stadiums in Uruguay football have deployed its facial recognition technology in the…

Dec 15, 2017

Phuket, Thailand to use Herta facial recognition for Safe City project

Facial recognition firm Herta has announced it will install solutions in Phuket, Thailand, as part of a Safe City project…

Apr 10, 2015

WavestoreUSA, Herta to demo integrated video and facial recognition solution at ISC West

WavestoreUSA and Herta Security will offer a live demonstration of their video and facial recognition integrated products at the WavestoreUSA…

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