Intelligent CISO Issue 1 - Page 68

DERMALOG offering specialist solutions to monitor national borders ore travellers, shorter check- in times and increasing cost pressure in times of globalisation has seen cross-border traffic challenging the authorities. M The biometrics specialist DERMALOG is offering efficient and secure solutions to tackle these challenges. DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH, based in Hamburg, offers state- of-the-art biometric recognition systems to make airport and other border controls safer and more efficient. Biometrics can make an important contribution to significantly speeding up and simplifying passenger handling, 68 for example, with facial or fingerprint recognition. Twelve states, including Singapore, Malaysia, Maldives, Cambodia, Algeria and Brunei, are already relying on DERMALOG’s solutions to monitor their national borders. The company’s fingerprint scanners are also in use at German airports and at border crossings in Switzerland and the Netherlands. This makes DERMALOG one of Europe’s leading providers of border control systems. The core of the DERMALOG solution is a so-called Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS). The multi-modal system cannot only match fingerprints but also possesses additional biometric features such as facial or iris patterns. This makes DERMALOG ABIS more reliable than solutions that only check one identifier. Especially for border control at airports, DERMALOG has developed the DERMALOG Self Registration Kiosk and the DERMALOG Gate. Equipped with the latest camera and scanner technology, travellers can be checked in a fully automated fashion. The portfolio is complemented by video surveillance systems with integrated facial rec