World Hand Geometry Industry

  • January 2015
  • -
  • Global Industry Analysts
  • -
  • 77 pages

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hand Geometry in US$ Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 11 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Acroprint Time Recorder Company
Allegion Plc
Inception Technologies, Inc.
Morse Watchmans Incorporated
RTC Associates, Inc.

Table Of Contents

World Hand Geometry Industry



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Biometrics Technology: A Prelude II-1
Significance of Biometrics II-2
Table 1: World Biometrics Market (2014): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Revenues by Technology (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-2

Table 2: World Biometrics Market (2014): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Revenues by End-Use Sector (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Biometrics - An Essential Security Component for both
Government and Enterprise Sector II-3
World Biometrics Market (2007-2015): Analysis of Demand in
Public Sector by Application Areas - Integrated eBorders,
eID and eGovernment II-4
World Biometrics Market (2011-2015): Analysis of Demand in
Commercial Sector by Application Areas - Enterprise
Security, Information Transactions and Financial
Transactions II-4
Hand Geometry: A Prelude II-4
Comparative Analysis of Various Biometric Technology Traits II-5
‘Early Success' of Hand Geometry System Attributed to Low
Failure to Enroll Rates II-5
Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession: In Retrospect II-6
‘Eurozone' Debt Crisis Tempers Growth II-7
Outlook II-8
Key Growth Areas II-8
Emerging Markets - Offer Opportunities II-8
Physical Access Control: Continues to be Major Revenue
Contributor II-8
Globalization and Workforce Decentralization - Business Case
for Hand Geometry Systems II-10
Table 3: Worldwide Worker Population (2008, 2011 and 2015):
Breakdown of Number of Workers (in Millions) by Nature of
Work - Mobile and Non Mobile (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-10

Table 4: Worldwide Mobile Workforce (2015): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Number of Mobile Workers by Region
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Adoption for Access Control in Banking and Financial
Services Sector II-11
Time and Attendance Management Sustains Demand for Hand
Geometry Systems II-11
Focus on Beefing Up Security within Prisons II-12
Hand Geometry for Harsh Working Environments II-12
Technology Developments Drive Optimism II-12
New Applications to Help Sustain Market Opportunities II-13
Household Appliances - A New Opportunity II-14
Healthcare - A Niche Market Segment II-14
Inherent Drawbacks Make Hand Geometry Systems Lose Out to
Alternatives II-14
Merger with Fingerprint Identification Systems - ‘The
Inevitable' II-15

2. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW II-17
Biometrics Technology - An Introduction II-17
A Peek into the History II-17
Working of Biometrics II-17
Capture II-17
Process II-17
Enroll II-17
Verify II-17
Physiological and Behavioral Characteristics II-17
Verification and Identification II-18
Hand Geometry - Overview II-18
How It Works? II-19
Applications II-19
Strengths and Weaknesses II-20
Strengths II-20
Easy to Use: II-20
Fraud Resistant: II-20
User Opinion: II-20
Template Size: II-20
Weaknesses II-20
Static Design: II-20
Higher Costs: II-20
Accuracy: II-20
Hand Injuries: II-20

3. BIOMETRICS STANDARDS II-21
Significance and Evolution of Standards in the Industry II-21
Organizations/ Standards Governing the Use of Biometrics II-21
Biometric Consortium II-21
International Biometrics and Identification Association (IBIA) II-22
National Biometric Test Center (NBTC) II-22
Biometrics Working Group (BWG) II-22
International Biometric Foundation (IBF) II-22
The International Biometric Society (IBS) II-22
Biometrics Security Consortium (BSC) II-22
Nederlands Biometrie Forum (NBF) II-23
Center for Biometrics and Security Research (CBSR) II-23

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-24
Allegion Successfully Installs Hand Geometry Readers at Queen
Elizabeth Olympic Park II-24
Ingersoll Rand and Feedback Data Sign Distribution Agreement
for Hand Geometry Recognition Systems II-24
Ingersoll-Rand Spins-Off Residential and Commercial Security
Business Arm II-24
Battelle Introduces App Based on Hand Geometry Authentication
for Leap Motion - 3DControllers II-24
SwipeClock Includes Schlage Biometric HandPunch GT-400 To Its
Product Line II-24

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-25
Acroprint Time Recorder Company (USA) II-25
Allegion Plc (Ireland) II-25
Inception Technologies, Inc. (USA) II-25
Morse Watchmans Incorporated (USA) II-26
RTC Associates, Inc. (USA) II-26

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-27
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Hand
Geometry by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 6: World Historic Review for Hand Geometry by Geographic
Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-28

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Hand Geometry by
Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-29


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current and Future Analysis III-1
Strategic Corporate Developments III-1
Key Players III-1
B.Market Analytics III-3
Table 8: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Hand
Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 9: US Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics
Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

2. CANADA III-5
A.Market Analysis III-5
Current and Future Analysis III-5
B.Market Analytics III-5
Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 11: Canadian Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-6

3. JAPAN III-7
A.Market Analysis III-7
Current and Future Analysis III-7
B.Market Analytics III-7
Table 12: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 13: Japanese Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-8

4. EUROPE III-9
A.Market Analysis III-9
Current and Future Analysis III-9
Recent Industry Activity III-9
Key Players III-9
B.Market Analytics III-10
Table 14: Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Hand Geometry Biometrics Market by Geographical
Region/Country - France, Germany, UK and Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 15: Europe Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market by Geographical Region/Country - France,
Germany, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 16: Europe 15-Year Perspective for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market by Geographical Region/Country -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, UK
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

4a. FRANCE III-13
A.Market Analysis III-13
Current and Future Analysis III-13
B.Market Analytics III-13
Table 17: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 18: French Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-14

4b. GERMANY III-15
A.Market Analysis III-15
Current and Future Analysis III-15
B.Market Analytics III-15
Table 19: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 20: German Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-16

4c. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-17
A.Market Analysis III-17
Current and Future Analysis III-17
Recent industry Activity III-17
B.Market Analytics III-17
Table 21: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Hand
Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in
US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 22: UK Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics
Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

4d. REST OF EUROPE III-19
A.Market Analysis III-19
Current and Future Analysis III-19
Recent industry Activity III-19
B.Market Analytics III-19
Table 23: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with
Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 24: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-20

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-21
A.Market Analysis III-21
Current and Future Analysis III-21
B.Market Analytics III-21
Table 25: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with
Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 26: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-22

6. MIDDLE EAST III-23
A.Market Analysis III-23
Current and Future Analysis III-23
B.Market Analytics III-23
Table 27: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual
Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 28: Middle East Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-24

7. LATIN AMERICA III-25
A.Market Analysis III-25
Current and Future Analysis III-25
B.Market Analytics III-25
Table 29: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with
Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 30: Latin American Historic Review for Hand Geometry
Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-26


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 11 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 11)

The United States (6)
Canada (1)
Europe (4)
- France (1)
- The United Kingdom (1)
- Rest of Europe (2)

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