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Market Research

Biometric Smartphone Update (Spreadsheet Data Only)
Provides details for all Biometric Smartphone Models introduced since Q1 2013. Data includes brand, model number, release date, OS, availability, price point, biometric sensor type, biometric vendor, biometric software provider,and links to model specs and reviews. A series of charts provides insight into the most important trends and findings drawn form the data. - See more at: http://www.acuity-mi.com/BSP.php#sthash.FpBjy8GV.dpuf. View the Spreadsheet Headers

The Global Biometrics and Mobility Report: The Convergence of Commerce and Privacy
Data driven analysis and insight into the worldwide opportunity for the development and deployment of mobile biometrics. This unique report offers critical perspective as it presents and evaluates the most important market data and dynamics driving the convergence of commerce and privacy at the crossroads of mobility and biometrics.

Automated Border Control (ABC) eGate Deployment List (Spreadsheet Data Only)
This list -- presented in spreadsheet format -- provides details for each known eGate deployment including the number of eGates, locations, installation date, vendors, what type of biometrics are used, what kind of token --if any -- is used, who quaifies, is registration requried, etc., as well as vendor market share information. View the Spreadsheet Headers

Automated Passport Control (APC) Kiosk Deployment List (Spreadsheet Data Only)
This list -- presented in spreadsheet format -- provides details for each known deployment including the number of kiosks, locations, installation date, vendors, costs, etc., as well as vendor market share information. View the Spreadsheet Header

The Global National eID Industry Report: 2014 Edition
A comprehensive view of the global, regional, and Country specific opportunity for the development of secure electronic National IDs. Opportunity Analysis and Market Forecasts 2010 to 2015. Preview the Report

The Global Automated Border Control Industry Report: Airport eGates and Kiosks (2014)
A comprehensive view of the global and regional opportunities for the deployment of Airport ABC eGates and Kiosks. Opportunity Analysis and Market Forecasts 2014 to 2018. Preview the Report

The Asia Pacific ePassport & eVisa Industry Report (2011)
A comprehensive view of the Regional opportunity for the development of secure electronic passport and visa documents. Opportunity Analysis and Market Forecasts 2010 to 2015. Preview the Report

The Global ePassport & eVisa Industry Report (2010)
A comprehensive view of the worldwide opportunity for the development of secure electronic passport and visa documents. Opportunity Analysis and Market Forecasts 2010 to 2015. Preview the Report

The Future of Biometrics: (Revised 2009 Edition)
Groundbreaking research providing strategic insight into the evolution of the biometrics market through 2020 and forecasts through 2015.
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Biometrics: High Value Workforce Management (2008)
The critical role of biometric time and attendance to workforce management solutions. Download the white paper

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Market Forecasts

Global ABC eGate and Kiosk Market Forecast (2014) Global market forecast for ABC eGates and Kiosks deplpoyed at Airports, Land Borders, and Seaports.

Quantifying the ePassport Marketplace Summer 2010, re:ID Magazine

Worldwide ID Solutions Demand Curves (2009) Demand curves for the Public Sector and Commercial markets that will drive identification solutions market development.

Worldwide Integrated eBorders Solutions Market Forecast (2009) Forecast for the total market for integrated eBorders. This forecast includes all core biometric technology used in the eborders arena which includes the full scope of electronic and automated border control management as well as travel documents, transportation, border control and immigration worker IDs and expedited passenger systems.

Worldwide ID Solutions Value Chain Forecast (2009) This forecast uses mean values from publicly available biometric core technology forecasts to size the components of biometrically enabled identification solutions.

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Market Development Analysis

Mobile Market Research Brief

The ABCs of Mobility: Apple, Biometrics, and the promise of Consumer-Centric privacy

Mobile Biometric Market Brief: The Center of Gravity Has Shifted

Revolutionary Ideas: Advances in alternative biometric identification techniques are threatening US law enforcement agencies’ long-established reliance on AFIS (Oct/Nov 2008 P.47 )

Mobile Biometric Market Landscape: A model that provides insight into how the mobile biometric market will likely evolve.

Modeling Emerging-Technology Markets: A framework for understanding and exploiting the dynamics of technology adoption.

Market Development Methodology: An overview of the Acuity MDM© proprietary approach to identifying and targeting the most lucrative market opportunities.


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Industry Analysis

Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2012 Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2011 Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2010 Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2009 Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2008 Year in Review
  • findBiometrics 2007 Year in Review

    Biometrics Market Overviews
    Vertical Industry and Application Analysis
    Technology Market Analysis
    Biometrics eUpdate Newsletter Archives
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    Webinars

    Biometrics and the New Era of National Security and Border Control (June 2016)

    Biometrics, Access Control and the Enterprise of Tomorrow (April 2016)

    Mobile Revolution 2.0: Biometrics, Smartphones, IoT (March 2016)

    Mobile Biometrics & Next Generation of Digital Identity (October 2015)

    Biometrics, National ID and the Future of Global Identity (September 2015)

    Mobile Biometrics: Redefining Digital Identity And Disrupting Global Commerce (September 2015)

    The Global Automated Border Control Market: Airport eGates & Kiosks Forecasts & Analysis 2014 – 2018 (May 2014)

    The Global Automated Border Control Market: Forecasts & Analysis 2014 – 2018 (February 2014)

    The Mobile Biometric Landscape (November 2013)

    THE FUTURE OF MOBILE ID – Mobile ID Industry Update (May 2013)

    Global Market for National eIDs to reach $11 Billion Annually in 2013 (November 2011)

    Joint Presentation with findBIOMETRICS - "The Future of Biometrics" (March 2011)
    Originally presented at the NDIA Biometrics Conference in Arlington, VA where Acuity's Maxine Most and finbiometrics's Peter O'Neil participated in a dynamic panel on The Future of Biometrics.
    • In "Back to The Future", Mr. O'Neil presents a unique data set based on industry perspectives he has gathered over the last eight years on the how the biometric has developed and uses them as a springboard to look ahead.
    • In "Mobility Rules", Ms. Most focuses on the critical role mobile applications will play in biometric marke tevoltuion in .

    Highlights from The Future of Biometrics (Oct 2009)
    Key Findings and Forecasts from Acuity's biometric industry research report are discussed. PRESENTATION SLIDES ONLY.



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