The Russian Biometric Society

The Russian Biometric Society (RBS) the largest membership non-profit organisation in the Russian Federation for individuals and companies developing biometrics technologies. RBS was founded in December 2002. RBS represents the Secretariat of TС 098 Biometrics and biomonitoring (GOST R).

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Determining the best biometric reader for an application

This guest post was contributed by Anixter. Biometric physical access control is the most secure means for allowing access due…

 

History of Biometrics

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

 

The importance of two-factor authentication

This is a guest post by Yutaka Deguchi, general manager of mofiria Corporation. In recent years, the use of “two-factor…

 

Explainer: Hand Geometry Recognition

Hand geometry recognition is the longest implemented biometric type, debuting in the market in the late 1980s. The systems are…

 

U.K. Law Enforcement Agencies Using High-End Fingerprint Readers

A fingerprint reader is a reliable way to secure proper identification and is primarily used by law enforcement to identify…

 

Explainer: DNA and DNA Profiling

Among various possible biometric modalities, DNA provides the most reliable personal identification. It is intrinsically digital, and does not change…

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