The Biometric White Paper
This paper provides a broad overview of the subject of biometrics, how they are used, how performance is measured, how systems are typically constructed and practical implementations issues.
Material Type: Reference Material
Date Added to MERLOT: July 08, 2006
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 25, 2011
Submitter: Cathy Swift
Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Discussion for The Biometric White Paper
6 years ago
James Peacock (Faculty)
This is a nice overview of biometric technologies. It would be useful in an introductory security and loss prevention class, or perhaps introductory criminal justice or business courses, to give students a basic understanding of the capabilities of this technology.
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