Prox & Biometrics No Longer Oil and Water

Koma, Dave
May 2005
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2005, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p30
Trade Publication
Discusses the feasibility of incorporating proximity cards with biometrics for legacy access control infrastructures. Availability of low cost hardware solutions for biometric authentication and existing proximity card installations; Introduction of commercial biometric devices for fixed checkpoints; Existence of a new breed of inexpensive handheld identification terminals to read cardholders' live fingerprints. INSETS: Sample application;Another Hand Approach.


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