Don't put the square peg in the round hole. Continued reports indicate that one of the biggest implementation locations for biometrics isn't that top-secret room in the R&D operations center. Instead, it's near the coffee machine, where your employees check in each day for work. Time-and-attendance functions have become a big go-to for biometrics sales, and while you may not be thinking of this because it's not part of "core security", it's a growth area. It's pretty safe to speculate that getting employees comfortable on biometric-operated devices will eventually lead to even more biometrics in access control applications. Jump this trend while it's hot.
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