Guide to Biometrics for Large-Scale Systems : Technological, Operational, and User-Related Factors Hardback
This book considers biometric technology in a broad light, integrating the concept seamlessly into mainstream IT, while discussing the cultural attitudes and the societal impact of identity management.
Features: summarizes the material covered at the beginning of every chapter, and provides chapter-ending review questions and discussion points; reviews identity verification in nature, and early historical interest in anatomical measurement; provides an overview of biometric technology, presents a focus on biometric systems and true systems integration, examines the concept of identity management, and predicts future trends; investigates performance issues in biometric systems, the management and security of biometric data, and the impact of mobile devices on biometrics technology; explains the equivalence of performance across operational nodes, introducing the APEX system; considers the legal, political and societal factors of biometric technology, in addition to user psychology and other human factors.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 201 pages, XIII, 201 p.
- Publisher: Springer London Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/04/2011
- Category: Pattern recognition
- ISBN: 9780857294661
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