Wednesday 8 April 2015, Amsterdam
The new report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Law Enforcement Biometrics Market in UK: 3M Cogent Inc., Cross Match Technologies, NEC Corp. and Safran SA.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: BIO-Key International, Biometix Pty, Fujitsu, Lumidigm, M2SYS, Siemens, Suprema and ZKTeco.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the report's team said: “One major trend in this market is the emergence of a mobile biometrics system for patrolling as it is cost-effective and easy to use. There is a high adoption of mobile biometrics expected among the police forces in the UK. Also, this new technology is being used as a stand-alone identification device for various purposes.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers in the market is the increase in government spending for public safety due to the rise in the number of terrorist threats and activities has increased. Hence, the UK government is increasingly investing in biometrics to upgrade and enhance its security infrastructure for public security, preventing loss of confidential data and protecting government installations.
Further, the report states that one of the key challenges in the market is accuracy issues of biometric readers, who are used to collect and store data of individuals for identification and verification purposes. However, the results from biometric readers may not always be accurate. High investment is required in R&D to increase the accuracy of biometric readers, which further increases their cost. This is affecting the adoption of biometric readers in the market.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
Publish date : October 2014
Report code : ASDR-152234
Pages : 79