International Biometric Group Releases Biometrics Market and Industry Report 2007-2012

International Biometric Group announces availability of the Biometrics Market and Industry Report 2007-2012, the most in-depth and authoritative report on global biometric market opportunities, trends, and growth drivers.

The Report is required reading for investors, strategic planners, systems integrators, technology developers, and organizations looking to understand the current and future landscape of the industry. IBG reports are based on real-world experience and expertise in biometric technologies and systems.

Key Report findings include the following:

> Global biometric revenues are projected to grow from $3.01b in 2007 to $7.41b in 2012, driven by government identity management programs and private-sector initiatives such as Consumer ID
> Fingerprint is expected to gain 38.1% of the non-AFIS biometrics market in 2007, followed by face recognition at 19.0% and iris recognition at 7.7%
> Annual iris recognition revenues are projected to approach $400m by 2010
> Asia and North America are expected to be the largest global markets for biometric products and services
> Vein recognition is expected to play a larger role in the access control market, eventually comprising over 10% of this market.

The Report includes detailed profiles of 25 publicly-traded and privately-held biometric vendors.

The Report also analyzes the impact of large-scale programs such as US-VISIT, Real ID, and the proposed British National Identity Card.

Biometric technologies addressed in the Report include the following:

> Fingerprint
> Face Recognition
> Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS) / Live-Scan
> Iris Recognition
> Middleware / Biometric Identity Management Software
> Vein Recognition
> Multiple-Biometric
> Hand Geometry
> Voice Recognition

Biometric applications addressed in the Report include the following:

> Civil ID
> Consumer ID
> Access Control / Attendance
> Device / System Access
> Criminal ID
> Surveillance

Biometric markets addressed in the Report include the following:

> Law Enforcement
> Military
> State and Municipal Government
> National Government
> Financial Services
> Gaming and Hospitality
> Health Care
> High-Tech and Telecom
> Industrial Manufacturing
> Retail
> Transportation

The Biometrics Market and Industry Report 2007-2012 is available for purchase online at www.biometricgroup.com/reports/public/market_report.html.

Report Length: 220 pages, 120 figures and charts
Publication Date: December 2006
Price: $3995 USD