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Global Fingerprint Biometrics Industry

NEW YORK, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Fingerprint Biometrics Industry

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fingerprint Biometrics in US$ Thousands by the following Product Segments: Automated FIS, and Non-AFIS. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 217 companies including many key and niche players such as 3M Cogent, Cross Match Technologies Inc., DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH, Safran S.A., AuthenTec, Inc., BIO-key International, Inc., DigitalPersona, Inc., SecuGen Corporation, NEC Corporation of America, Precise Biometrics AB, TSSI Systems Ltd., ZK Software, Suprema Inc., Validity Sensors, Inc., Fingerprint Cards AB, Fujitsu Limited, and IDEX ASA.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (AFIS) I-3Non-Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems (Non-AFIS) I-3


1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1Biometrics Technology: A Prelude II-1Table 1: World Biometrics Market (2012): Percentage ShareBreakdown of Revenues by Technology (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-2

Table 2: World Biometrics Market (2012): Percentage ShareBreakdown of Revenue by End-Use Sector (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-2Increased Threat of Terrorist Attacks Call for Use ofBiometrics Technology II-3Significance of Biometrics II-3Biometrics - An Essential Security Component for bothGovernment & Enterprise Sector II-3World Biometrics Market (2007-2015): Analysis of Demand inPublic Sector by Application Areas - Integrated eBorders,eID and eGovernment II-4World Biometrics Market (2011-2015): Analysis of Demand inCommercial Sector by Application Areas - EnterpriseSecurity, Information Transactions and FinancialTransactions II-4Fingerprint Biometrics: A Prelude II-4Comparative Analysis of Various Biometric Technology Traits II-5Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession: InRetrospect II-6The Current State of Europe's Debt Crisis: At Bursting Point? II-7Table 3: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentage ofGDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-9Impact of Festering Euro Crisis on the Biometrics Industry: AReview II-9A Mixed Bag with Border Control & Commercial Trade andCommerce Infusing Confidence, While Consumer, Residential &Enterprise Biometrics for Physical Access Control ComesUnder Bearish Pressure II-9Fiscal Cliff Woes in the United States: A Curtain Raiser II-12Fiscal Cliff Drama Remains Alive Despite the Legislation ofthe First Round of Fiscal Cliff Deal II-12Table 4: Percentage Share Breakdown of Budget Sequestrationof US$1.2 Trillion to be Achieved Over the 2013-2021 Periodby Spending Area (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13Outlook for Biometrics in the United States in Light of theFiscal Cliff II-13World Market Outlook II-14CIVETS to Replace BRICs as the Focal Point for Future Growth II-14Low Costs: A Major Competitive Advantage for Non-AFIS II-15Table 5: Global Market for Non-AFIS Fingerprint Recognition(2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by End-UseSector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16Silicon-based Fingerprint Sensors: To Drive Gains in theNon-AFIS Market II-17Opportunity Indicators II-18Table 6: World Market for Silicon-based Fingerprint Sensors(2012 & 2018): Breakdown of Dollar Sales in US$ 000 by Type- Swipe and Area (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

Table 7: World Market for Silicon-based Fingerprint Sensors(2012 & 2018): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Salesby Geographic Region/Country (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-18Access Control: A Key Application Area II-19Physical Access Control Implementations Driving Demand forFingerprint Biometrics II-19System & Network Access Control - Market Laden with ImmensePotential II-20Increase in Sales of Mobile Computing Devices: A KeyOpportunity Indicator II-21Table 8: World Market for Smartphones (2011 & 2017P):Breakdown of Sales in Thousand Units by GeographicRegion/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21

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