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Facial Recognition Systems

Biometric facial recognition with CCTV

Facial recognition systems compare images of individuals from incoming CCTV videos against specific databases and send alerts when a positive match occurs.

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Facial Recognition

Facial recognition is the process of identifying or verifying the identity of a person using their face. It captures, analyses, and compares patterns based on the person’s facial details.

Using technology to identify people is sometimes called biometric recognition or biometric security. Fingerprint readers, voice identification and recognition and retina scanning, are other examples of biometrics. This type of technology is applied at high-security sites, the MOD and law enforcement. However, more common applications of this software are installed in smartphones and laptop computers.

The key steps in facial recognition are:

  • Face detection
  • Recording detected faces
  • Match recorded faces with those stored in a database
  • Automatic process to find the closest match

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How is Biometric Security used?
Facial Identification Applications include
  • VIP lists – make staff aware of important individuals (VIPs) and respond in an appropriate manner
  • Black lists – identify known offenders or to register suspects to aid public safety
  • Banking transactions – verification of the persons attempting a financial transaction
  • Access Control verification – confirming identity visually, manually or automatically
  • Mustering – keep a tally of who is in and who is out
Facial Recognition & video analytics installation & maintenance

Clearview have a wealth of experience in the installation and maintenance and support of intelligent video systems and can advise on the viability and assist in the design of video intelligence systems.

Additional manufacturers that we work with include: Samsung, Axis, Panasonic, Sony, Redvision, WEC, Altron, Ganz, BBV, Pelco, Eneo, Raytec, Tecton, Mobotix, NVT, Videoswitch, Heitel, Qnap, Verint, Pentax and Dedicated Micros.

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