Sonavation COO, Bob Stewart, was featured as a guest columnist on TMCNet’s TechZone 360. In his article he breaks down biometric security and where it is headed. A very interesting read for anyone interested in the FIDO Alliance or the Biometric Security Space.
Breaking Down Biometric Security
Biometric security isn’t a new phenomenon, but until recently its real life applications and benefits have been underutilized by companies in most industries. However, recent buzz worthy announcements like Apple using Touch ID for enhanced security as part of Apple Pay and Miami International Airport integrating biometric fingerprint data into their passport control kiosks, are proving that biometric security is finally poised to become the norm. In fact, ABI Research estimates that overall revenues for the biometrics market will likely rise to $13.8 billion this year alone. However, in order to make biometric security more mainstream – in a way that benefits both industry and customer – there are some considerations that will need to be made.