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BYOD – More Than Just Technology

June 28th, 2018

One of the controversial conversations in the digital workspace right now is BYOD. Some companies are just looking at mobile phones, others are considering all devices, but the conversation is all around technology. We often focus on the technology, but let's take a look at it from the employee perspective. What is the real-world impact of BYOD organisational culture?One of the controversial conversations in the digital workspace right now is BYOD. Some companies are just looking at mobile phones, others are considering all devices, but the conversation is all around technology. We often focus on the technology, but let's take a look at it from the employee perspective. What is the real-world impact of BYOD organisational culture?

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Why Do Some Travellers Resist the Use of Biometrics?

June 27th, 2018

The Unisys Security Index revealed that 75% were willing to use a biometric to confirm their identity at an automated boarding gate when boarding a flight and 71% were willing to use a biometric to identify themselves as a frequent traveller of low security risk. This is good news for government agencies, airports and airlines that are expanding the use of biometrics as part of a seamless and secure travel experience. But it begs a question. Why are over 20% of travellers UNWILLING to use a biometric to identify themselves when travelling?The Unisys Security Index revealed that 75% were willing to use a biometric to confirm their identity at an automated boarding gate when boarding a flight and 71% were willing to use a biometric to identify themselves as a frequent traveller of low security risk. This is good news for government agencies, airports and airlines that are expanding the use of biometrics as part of a seamless and secure travel experience. But it begs a question. Why are over 20% of travellers UNWILLING to use a biometric to identify themselves when travelling?

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Part 3: Biometrics and Wearable Technology – The Inevitable Marriage?

November 15th, 2016

Parts one and two of this series looked at the market for wearable devices and how biometrics can be used with today’s wearable technology. In this installment we will look at revolutionary biosensors of the not too distant future and the impact they will have on biometrics as we know it.Parts one and two of this series looked at the market for wearable devices and how biometrics can be used with today’s wearable technology. In this installment we will look at revolutionary biosensors of the not too distant future and the impact they will have on biometrics as we know it.

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Part 2: Biometrics and Wearable Technology – The Inevitable Marriage?

November 3rd, 2016

In part one of this series we looked at the market outlook for wearable devices. In this installment we will explore how biometrics fits into the world of today’s wearable technology.In part one of this series we looked at the market outlook for wearable devices. In this installment we will explore how biometrics fits into the world of today’s wearable technology.

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Are Government Agencies Ready to Share Information with Each Other?

September 20th, 2016

Tim Green, from our justice, law enforcement and border security practice in Asia Pacific, looks at the underlying need for a cultural change within government to support data sharing between agencies as a part of “Joined Up Government” with the aim of offering new and more efficient services to citizens.Tim Green, from our justice, law enforcement and border security practice in Asia Pacific, looks at the underlying need for a cultural change within government to support data sharing between agencies as a part of “Joined Up Government” with the aim of offering new and more efficient services to citizens.

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Part 1: Biometrics and Wearable Technology – The Inevitable Marriage?

August 24th, 2016

Biometrics are fascinating on their own, but consider the combined impact of biometrics and what some believe will be one of the most disruptive technologies of the next decade – wearable technology. This is Part One in a four part series.Biometrics are fascinating on their own, but consider the combined impact of biometrics and what some believe will be one of the most disruptive technologies of the next decade – wearable technology. This is Part One in a four part series.

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Time for Multi-Modal Biometrics at Border Security Checkpoints

April 15th, 2016

Border security today is facing a perfect storm of challenges that requires every tool available. But when it comes to leveraging biometrics, border security agencies often cling to outdated technologies and inaccurate assumptions.Border security today is facing a perfect storm of challenges that requires every tool available. But when it comes to leveraging biometrics, border security agencies often cling to outdated technologies and inaccurate assumptions.

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Multichannel versus Omnichannel Banking – Part Two

September 16th, 2015

The post explains the difference between the Multichannel and the Omnichannel banking. Also helps understand the transformation of a multichannel bank into a Omnichannel bank.The post explains the difference between the Multichannel and the Omnichannel banking. Also helps understand the transformation of a multichannel bank into a Omnichannel bank.

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