Blockchain Technology Provides Biometric Technology Vendors an Edge

Biometrics to find high-growth opportunities in border control Rising consumer demand for convenience without compromising security is driving companies to adopt biometric technologies, propelling the $4.60 billion market toward $11.10 billion by 2023, at a compound annual growth rate of 19.3%. The proliferation of devices at the network’s edge and the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) are creating a need for enhanced cybersecurity. In response, biometric companies are establishing new partnerships with blockchain technology companies to deliver identity management solutions. Meanwhile, the Biometric-as-a-Service business model is expected to…

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The Evolution of Video Data Protection

Over the past year, we’ve been focusing on a lot of big buzzwords. Deep learning, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity are hot topics, and these trends undoubtedly define the current landscape. In today’s evolving business environment, none is more complex and challenging than cybersecurity. The growing number of cyber threats around the world has ensured that data security is a top concern for all types and sizes of organizations. It is more vital than ever to protect video and corporate data to ensure critical data is secure and safeguarded from unauthorized…

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Where are the Opportunities for Non-Leading Safety Suppliers Amid the Global Economic Slowdown?

Leading automation suppliers often have long-term relationships with their customers. These customers tend to be experienced in automation systems and are highly educated about safety concepts. As a result, these companies demand more advanced safety services from their automation suppliers. For leading automation suppliers, safety services present the biggest growth opportunities. The innate advantage held by these leading manufacturers is not easy for non-leading safety focused suppliers to acquire. Their clients tend to be more price-sensitive and have lower demand for high-end safety services. Economic challenges bring fear – and…

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Gallagher Gives Security Customers Free Auditing Tool

Gallagher has recently released a cyber security auditing tool – and they’re giving it away to their customers for free. Gallagher’s Security Health Check (SHC) tool is designed to help Gallagher customers identify and understand potential vulnerabilities within their security system. Gallagher’s customers can use the SHC utility to run an automated check via their Gallagher Command Centre system at any time, reducing the time and expense of performing regular manual audits. SHC identifies system vulnerabilities, assesses the severity of the threat, and provides specific recommendations to mitigate the risk…

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