Cognitec develops market-leading face recognition technologies and applications for enterprise and government customers around the world. Various independent evaluation tests have proven the premier performance of our FaceVACS® software.
Cognitec’s scientists and software experts have been developing face recognition technology since 1995. Industry and government customers have been using FaceVACS for physical access control since 1996. The 2002 installation of the SmartGate system at Sydney International Airport, using Cognitec’s software, was a major step toward an automated border control solution. In 2013, Cognitec once again released pioneering technology for eGate integration.
Facial image database search has become an efficient tool for government agencies to prevent fraud during ID document issuing. In addition, Cognitec’s database search technology has successfully assisted law enforcement agencies worldwide to quickly find offenders and solve crimes. Cognitec also offers a leading-edge video screening and analytics technology that allows users to detect and identify persons of interest in video streams while computing demographic and behavioral data.
In general, Cognitec´s products efficiently implement all processes in today’s identity management systems which use facial data for:
- identity verification
- duplicate check
- background check
- management of identity information
- real-time identification in video streams and recorded media
- acquisition of biometric facial photographs
Cognitec´s products are easy to use, flexible, extendable, and take into account current industry standards, allowing for easy customization and integration. The company also provides excellent technical support, training, documentation, and tutorials.
Cognitec has established sales and support offices in Europe, the USA and Australia, and works closely with business partners in more than 50 countries.
With a clear corporate focus on face recognition technology and applications, the company is committed to deliver the best performance available on the market.