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International Conference on Advances in Computer Science and Electronics Engineering - CSEE 2013

Biometrics in India : An Overview

Author(s) : B K CHAUHAN, M. HANMADLU, MRIDULA SINGH

Abstract

Biometrics has been used in western countries for almost a century for public safety purpose. Its use as mainstream technology for public and private organizations has increased phenomenally in last decade. In India also, number of projects using biometrics are increasing and becoming voluminous with elapse of time. The initiatives pertaining to the identity of citizens, employee benefit schemes, and growing security concerns are pushing the envelope for Biometrics. Private organizations are also using it for the variety of purposes. This study attempts to find a general view of current scenario of Biometrics in India and various factors contributing to its unprecedented growth and its pervasiveness.

Conference Title : International Conference on Advances in Computer Science and Electronics Engineering - CSEE 2013
Conference Date(s) : February 24, 2013
Place : Hotel Clarks Inn Suites - New Delhi - NCR
No fo Author(s) : 3
DOI : 10.15224/978-981-07-5461-7-22
Page(s) : 105 - 108
Electronic ISBN : 978-981-07-5461-7
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