Biometrics for Defense
Protect nations and assets with speed, confidence and authority.
Identity Verification With Best-in-Class Biometrics
Identity intelligence is an essential component of modern defense.
Proven biometric technologies help protect nations and assets by allowing armed forces to collect, match, store, share, analyze and act with speed, confidence and authority.
Whether defending the homeland or operating abroad, HID is committed to building exceptional biometric identification and verification systems for missions near and far.
Reliable ID Verification for Defense Operations
Biometrics have deeply established roots in the defense field for critical missions and everyday activities. Superior, high-performing scanners and software from HID accurately capture fingerprints, palm prints or faces to identify and authenticate individuals with precision.
Key biometric-based applications to secure defense environments today include:
Base & Facility Access
Military Criminal Enrollment
Biometrics in the Field
How Biometrics Benefit Defense and Intelligence
Grant the Most Reliable ID Verification
Ensure the Highest Levels of National Security
Deliver a Simple Authentication Experience
Conform & Collaborate Among Agencies
Comply with Regulations
Exercise Speed & Responsiveness
HID’s Biometric Solutions for Defense
HID offers a comprehensive biometric portfolio that includes high-performing scanners and software to accurately capture various modalities, including fingerprints, tenprints, palms and faces. HID’s biometric solutions perform with exceptional precision and speed to support numerous defense programs and applications.
Biometric & Credential Reader
Tenprint & Dual Finger Scanners
Single Finger Readers
Biometric Software & Middleware
ArcID Software Suite
Livescan Management Software (LSMS)
Mission Oriented Biometric Software (MOBS)
Biometric & Credential Authentication In-Hand
Designed for mobile identity authentication in-field, on-base or at border crossings, the
HID Verifier™ Sentry 2.0 performs with speed and simplicity.
Built to operate in real-world conditions — extreme heat/cold, wet/dry, in bright sunlight or night — this rugged handheld biometric and credential reader is a formidable force.
Watch the video to see HID Verifier Sentry 2.0 in action.
Leader in Biometric Authentication
Frost & Sullivan evaluated the top global multimodal biometric authentication companies in its latest report – Frost Radar™: Biometric Authentication Solutions, 2022. HID was recognized as a leader in innovation and growth.
See why HID is a top choice for biometric authentication and digital ID solutions.
Award Recognition for Global Product Leadership
Frost & Sullivan awarded HID with the 2023 Product Leadership Award for its best-in-class biometric authentication solutions. Award criteria involved a rigorous assessment of product attributes and business impact.
The impressive breadth of HID’s biometric portfolio — facial recognition, fingerprint capture, as well as tenprint and palm scanners for livescan solutions — contributed to HID earning this distinction.
See why HID biometric authentication solutions excel in the industry. Read the full report.