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Hand Geometry

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, 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 14 companies including many key and niche players such as Acroprint Time Recorder Company, Ingersoll-Rand Plc, Inception Technologies, Inc., Morse Watchmans Incorporated, and RTC Associates Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • Biometrics Technology: A Prelude
  • Significance of Biometrics
    • Table 1: World Biometrics Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Technology (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 2: World Biometrics Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by End-Use Sector (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Biometrics - An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector
    • World Biometrics Market (2007-2015): Analysis of Demand in Public Sector by Application Areas - Integrated eBorders, eID and eGovernment
    • World Biometrics Market (2011-2015): Analysis of Demand in Commercial Sector by Application Areas - Enterprise Security, Information Transactions and Financial Transactions
  • Hand Geometry: A Prelude
  • Comparative Analysis of Various Biometric Technology Traits
  • 'Early Success' of Hand Geometry System Attributed to Low Failure to Enroll Rates
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession: In Retrospect
  • The Current State of Europe's Debt Crisis: At Bursting Point?
    • Table 3: Breakdown of Gross Government Debt as Percentage of GDP for the Year 2012 by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Impact of Europe's Debt Crisis on the Biometrics Industry: A Review
  • Outlook
  • Key Growth Areas
  • CIVETS to Replace BRICs as the Focal Point for Future Growth
  • Physical Access Control: Continues to be Major Revenue Contributor
    • Globalization & Workforce Decentralization - Business Case for Hand Geometry Systems in the Enterprise Access Control Applications
    • Table 4: Worldwide Worker Population (2008 & 2011): Breakdown of Number of Workers (in Millions) by Nature of Work - Mobile & Non Mobile (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 5: Worldwide Mobile Worker Population (2008 & 2011): Breakdown of Number of Mobile Workers (in Millions) by Nature of Work - Mobile Office, Mobile Non-Office, Mobile Home Based (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 6: Worldwide Mobile Workforce (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Mobile Workers by Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Growing Adoption for Access Control in Banking & Financial Services Sector
  • Time & Attendance Management Sustains Demand for Hand Geometry Systems
  • Focus on Beefing Up Security Within Prisons Spur Demand for Hand Geometry Systems
  • Hand Geometry Continues to be The Biometric Technology of Choice in Harsh Working Environments
  • Technology Developments Drive Optimism
  • New Applications to Help Sustain Market Opportunities
  • Household Appliances - A New Opportunity
  • Healthcare - A Niche Market Segment
  • Inherent Drawbacks Make Hand Geometry Systems Lose Out to Alternatives
  • Merger with Fingerprint Identification Systems - 'The Inevitable'

2. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW

  • Biometrics Technology - An Introduction
  • A Peek into the History
  • Working of Biometrics
  • Physiological and Behavioral Characteristics
  • Verification and Identification
  • Hand Geometry - Overview
  • How It Works?
  • Applications
  • Strengths & Weaknesses

3. BIOMETRICS STANDARDS

  • Significance of Standards in the Industry
  • Organizations/ Standards Governing the Use of Biometrics
  • Biometric Consortium
  • International Biometrics Industry Association (IBIA)
  • Commercial Biometrics Developers' Consortium (CBDC)
  • National Biometric Test Center (NBTC)
  • National Biometric Security Project (NBSP)
  • Biometrics Working Group (BWG)
  • International Association for Biometrics (iAfB)
  • International Biometric Foundation (IBF)
  • European Biometrics Forum (EBF)
  • Biometrics Security Consortium (BSC)
  • Nederlands Biometrie Forum (NBF)

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • SwipeClock Includes Schlage Biometric HandPunch GT-400 To Its Product Line
  • ADI Time Inks Partnership Agreement with Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies
  • Ingersoll Rand to Introduce HandKey II Hand Geometry Scanner
  • Morse Watchmans Launches Schlage's HandkeyCR
  • Acroprint Introduces Cost-effective HandPunch Biometric Technology
  • Ingersoll Introduces HandPunch 3000 Biometric Security System
  • Ingersoll-Rand Introduces "Break" Compliance Feature

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • Acroprint Time Recorder Company (USA)
  • Ingersoll-Rand Plc (Ireland)
  • Inception Technologies, Inc. (USA)
  • Morse Watchmans Incorporated (USA)
  • RTC Associates Inc (USA)

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 7: World Recent Past, Current & 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 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 8: 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 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: World 15-Year Perspective for Hand Geometry by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 10: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 11: US Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 12: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: Canadian Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 14: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 15: Japanese Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 16: Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market by Geographical Region/Country - France, Germany, UK, Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 17: Europe Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market by Geographical Region/ Country - France, Germany, UK, Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Europe 15-Year Perspective for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market by Geographical Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, UK, Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 19: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: French Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 21: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: German Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 23: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: UK Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 25: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 27: Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: Asia Pacific Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. MIDDLE EAST

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 29: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 30: Middle East Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Current & Future Analysis
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 31: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 32: Latin American Historic Review for Hand Geometry Biometrics Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

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