You may know the company, Gartner, the leading global research and advisory group, especially on High-tech.
Their “Hype Cycle” provides annually a graphic representation of the birth and penetration of new technologies and applications. (Hype Cycle Research Methodology)
In October last year, the Gartner Hype Cycle 2018 was released and biometrics is positioned on the “Slope of Enlightenment” stage where methodologies and best practices start developing, and it predicts that the social penetration of biometric services is expected in 2 to 5 years.
This massage has encouraged us a lot.
Coincidentally, many trials for the cashless-economy have become broadcast in Japan. Those trials involve biometric ID confirmation.
“Cashless” with biometric ID would let you bring nothing: No cards, no bank-books, no documents, no keys…
It should enhance your QoL.
At this moment, fingerprint or face recognition are used as a biometric ID in most cases. But our vein-authentication technology can offer the better stress-free user interface in such conditions as wet or dry hands or a mask on face.
We’ll keep moving ahead.
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