Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018

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Published : Aug-2014
No. of Pages : 102

Report Description

Biometrics is a technology that helps in the identification of individuals based on their physical or behavioral features. It involves verification and identification of both physiological traits such as fingerprints, face recognition, DNA, palm print, hand geometry, and iris recognition and behavioral traits such as keystroke patterns and speech pattern/voice recognition. The technology is also used for authentication purposes. A biometrics system can be either an identification system or a verification system. In an identification system, a person’s identity is determined without their consent. Identification systems are more often used in surveillance applications. In a verification system, the biometric data is used only to verify a person’s identity. Verification systems are mostly used in access control applications.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Biometrics Market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 16.98 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Biometrics Market in North America for the period 2013-2018. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of biometrics solutions in the US and Canada. It also presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top four vendors in the market. In addition, the report discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the Biometrics Market in North America. It also outlines the challenges faced by vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends that are emerging in the market.

Key Regions

  • US
  • Canada

Key Vendors

  • 3M Cogent Inc.
  • Cross Match Technologies Inc.
  • NEC Corp.
  • Safran SA

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Advanced Biometrics
  • Amano Cincinnati
  • Aware
  • BIO-Key International
  • Cognitec Systems
  • DigitalPersona
  • Fingertec USA
  • Fujitsu
  • GAMASIS
  • Griaule Biometrics
  • M2Sys
  • Nuance Communications
  • Precise Biometrics
  • ZKteco

Market Driver

  • Increasing Number of Identity Thefts
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge

  • Increased Design Complexity
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend

  • Integration of Biometrics in Smart Cards
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report

  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Description
06.1 Description of Biometrics
06.1.1 Physical Biometrics
06.1.2 Behavioral Biometrics
06.2 Physical Biometrics
06.2.1 Face Recognition
06.2.2 Fingerprint Identification
06.2.3 Iris Recognition
06.2.4 Retina Recognition
06.2.5 Palm Vein Authentication
06.2.6 DNA Identification
06.3 Behavioral Biometrics
06.3.1 Keystroke
06.3.2 Signature
06.3.3 Voice Recognition
06.4 Applications of Biometrics
06.4.1 Biometric Identity Services
06.4.2 Biometric Physical Access Control
06.4.3 Biometric Logical Access Control
06.4.4 Biometric Surveillance
06.5 Functioning of Biometric Readers
06.6 Comparison of Biometrics Technologies

07. Market Landscape
07.1 Market Overview
07.1.1 Product Life Cycle of Major Biometric Technologies in North America
07.1.2 Product Life Cycle of Major Applications of Biometrics in North America
07.2 Global Biometrics Market
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 Share of North America in the Global Biometrics Market
07.4 Biometrics Market in North America
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.5 Five Forces Analysis

08. Market Segmentation by Technology
08.1 Biometrics Market in North America by Technology 2013-2018
08.2 Fingerprint Recognition Biometrics Market in North America
08.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.3 Facial Recognition Biometrics Market in North America
08.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.4 Iris Recognition Biometrics Market in North America
08.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.5 Hand Geometry Biometrics Market in North America
08.5.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.6 Voice Recognition Biometrics Market in North America
08.6.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.7 Vein Recognition Biometrics Market in North America
08.7.1 Market Size and Forecast

09. Market Segmentation by Application
09.1 Biometrics Market in North America by Applications 2013-2018
09.2 Biometric Identity Services Market in North America
09.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.3 Biometric Physical Access Control Market in North America
09.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.4 Biometric Logical Access Control Market in North America
09.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
09.5 Biometric Surveillance Market in North America
09.5.1 Market Size and Forecast

10. Market Segmentation by End-users
10.1 Biometrics Market in North America by End-user Segmentation 2013-2018
10.2 Biometrics Market in North America in Government Sector
10.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
10.3 Biometrics Market in North America in Healthcare Sector
10.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
10.4 Biometrics Market in North America in Transport Sector
10.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
10.5 Biometrics Market in North America in BFSI Sector
10.5.1 Market Size and Forecast
10.6 Biometrics Market in North America in Retail Sector
10.6.1 Market Size and Forecast

11. Market Attractiveness
11.1 Market Attractiveness by Technology
11.2 Market Attractiveness by Application
11.3 Market Attractiveness by End-user Segmentation

12. Key Leading Countries
12.1 Leading Countries in Biometrics Market in North America

13. Biometrics Market in the US
13.1 Market Size and Forecast
13.2 End-user Segmentation
13.3 Competitive Analysis of End-users Sectors in Biometrics Market in the US

14. Biometrics Market in Canada
14.1 Market Size and Forecast
14.2 End-user Segmentation
14.3 Competitive Analysis of End-users Sectors in Biometrics Market in Canada

15. Buying Criteria

16. Market Growth Drivers

17. Drivers and their Impact

18. Market Challenges

19. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

20. Market Trends

21. Trends and their Impact

22. Vendor Landscape
22.1 Competitive Scenario
22.2 Competitive Analysis 2013
22.3 Other Prominent Vendors

23. Key Vendor Analysis
23.1 3M Cogent
23.1.1 Business Overview
23.1.2 Business Segmentation
23.1.3 SWOT Analysis
23.2 Cross Match Technologies
23.2.1 Business Overview
23.2.2 Business Segmentation
23.2.3 SWOT Analysis
23.3 NEC
23.3.1 Business Overview
23.3.2 Business Segmentation
23.3.3 SWOT Analysis
23.4 Safran
23.4.1 Business Overview
23.4.2 Business Segmentation
23.4.3 SWOT Analysis

24. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Biometrics Segmentation
Exhibit 3: Physical Biometrics Segmentation
Exhibit 4: Behavioral Biometrics Segmentation
Exhibit 5: Applications of Biometrics
Exhibit 6: Functioning of Biometric Readers
Exhibit 7: Comparison of Biometrics Technologies
Exhibit 8: Major Biometrics Technologies in North America
Exhibit 9: Product Life Cycle of Major Biometric Technologies in North America
Exhibit 10: Product Life Cycle of Major Applications of Biometrics in North America
Exhibit 11: Global Biometrics Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 12: Share of North America in the Global Biometrics Market 2013
Exhibit 13: Share of North America in the Global Biometrics Market 2013-2018 (percentage)
Exhibit 14: Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 15: Biometrics Market in North America by Technology 2013
Exhibit 16: Biometrics Market in North America by Technology 2013-2018 (percentage)
Exhibit 17: Fingerprint Recognition Biometrics market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 18: Facial Recognition Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 19: Iris Recognition Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 20: Hand Geometry Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 21: Voice Recognition Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 22: Vein Recognition Biometrics Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 23: Biometric Market in North America by Application 2013
Exhibit 24: Biometrics Market in North America by Applications 2013-2018 (percentage)
Exhibit 25: Biometric Identity Services Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 26: Biometric Physical Access Control Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 27: Biometric Logical Access Control Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 28: Biometric Surveillance Market in North America 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 29: Biometrics Market in North America by End-user Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 30: Biometrics Market in North America by End-user Segmentation 2013-2018 (percentage)
Exhibit 31: Biometrics Market in North America in Government Sector 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 32: Biometrics Market in North America in Healthcare Sector 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 33: Biometrics Market in North America in Transport Sector 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 34: Biometrics Market in North America in BFSI Sector 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 35: Biometrics Market in North America in Retail Sector 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 36: Market Attractiveness by Technology
Exhibit 37: Market Attractiveness by Application
Exhibit 38: Market Attractiveness by End-user Segmentation
Exhibit 39: Leading Countries in Biometrics Market in North America 2013
Exhibit 40: Biometrics Market in the US 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 41: Biometrics Market in the US by End-user Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 42: Biometrics Market in the US by End-user Segmentation 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 43: Competitive Analysis of End-users Sectors in Biometrics Market in the US
Exhibit 44: Biometrics Market in Canada 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 45: Biometrics Market in Canada by End-user Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 46: End-user Segmentation for Biometrics Market in Canada 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 47: Competitive Analysis of End-users Sectors in Biometrics Market in Canada
Exhibit 48: Business Segmentation of 3M Cogent Inc.
Exhibit 49: Business Segmentation of Cross Match Technologies Inc.
Exhibit 50: Business Segmentation of NEC Corp.
Exhibit 51: Business Segmentation of Safran SA

Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Biometrics Market in North America 2014-2018

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Biometrics Market in North America : ""3M Cogent Inc., Cross Match Technologies Inc., NEC Corp., Safran SA , Advanced Biometrics, Amano Cincinnati, Aware , BIO-Key International, Cognitec Systems , DigitalPersona , Fingertec USA, Fujitsu , GAMASIS, Griaule Biometrics , M2Sys, NuanceCommunications, Precise Biometrics, ZKteco

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “The integration of biometrics and smart cards for projects such as driving licenses and passports is one of the major trends witnessed in the market. In addition to these projects, biometrics is being used as a stand-alone authentication device for various purposes. Biometrics integrated with smart cards offers the advantage of offline authentication, which is beneficial for end-users in remote locations that do not have a proper communication infrastructure. In addition, smart cards have the added advantage of storing many applications for multiple purposes”

According to the report the Biometrics market in North America is driven by several growth factors. The strong economy of the US is one of its major drivers. The US is the largest economy in the world and one of the major exporters of arms and ammunitions. Its financial strength and abundant revenue enable it to make significant investments in the Biometrics sector for security applications. The demand for a high level of security, which in turn leads to high adoption of biometrics in the Government, Healthcare, and Transport sectors, is another major driver in the market.

Further, the report states despite the above drivers, the growth of the Biometrics market in North America is curtailed by some challenges. Strong competition from inexpensive non-biometric technologies such as swipe cards, token-based two-factor authentication, and software authentication is one of the key challenges for the market.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Filed in: Information Technology
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited
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