2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication

2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication

Solutions Review’s listing of the Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication is a mashup of products that best represent current market conditions, according to the crowd. Our editors selected the privileged access management products listed here based on each solution’s Authority Score, a meta-analysis of real user sentiment through the web’s most trusted business software review sites and our own proprietary five-point inclusion criteria.

Who are the five Vendors to Know in Biometric Authentication in 2020? 

The editors at Solutions Review continually research the most prominent and influential Biometric Authentication vendors to assist buyers in search of the tools befitting the needs of their organization. Choosing the right vendor and solution can be a complicated process; it requires constant market research and often comes down to more than just the solution and its technical capabilities. To make your search a little easier, we listed the Vendors to Know in Biometric Authentication.  

Note: Companies in the 2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication are listed in alphabetical order.

2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication


2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric AuthenticationCentrify features multifactor authentication with fingerprint, retinal, and voice recognition tools. It provides mobile endpoint modes with remote access that support different use cases, including privileged users, ensuring that multifactor authentication can be spread across an enterprise’s IT resources and endpoints. In addition, Centrify also boasts easy-to-use dashboards and nearly 50 out of the box report forms for easy compliance. 

Fischer Identity 

Fischer IdentityFischer Identity ensures the security of users through five factors of authentication, including biometrics, to alleviate password vulnerabilities. In fact, its biometrics fit easily into multifactor authentication schemes with diverse factors, which can be adjusted for context. Fischer’s architecture should eliminate the need for customization, which is ideal for those looking to set their authentication policies without hassle.

HID Global

HID GlobalHID Global offers an array of solutions ranging from biometric sensors and read modules; these include OEM embedded reader modules and finished desktop readers that validate identity using fingerprints or hard tokens. HID Global’s solutions can integrate into existing business systems, both analog and digital. Its solutions feature advanced multifactor authentication, credential management, and analytics. 

Identity Automation

identity automation 2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric AuthenticationIdentity Automation’s signature RapidIdentity product supports flexible authentication deployments, whether via singular or multiple integrated tools. It manages the lifecycle of fingerprint biometrics and encrypts a template of each fingerprint on a secure server to be synchronized only when clients need them. RapidIdentity boasts secure multi-factor authentication across all applications, and time-based access expiration. 

ImageWare Systems

ImageWare SystemsImageWare Systems distinguishes itself as a provider of a full-range of two-factor (2FA) and biometric multi-factor authentication (MFA) products with turnkey integration. ImageWare’s GoVerifyID authenticator allows organizations to select any combination of 2FA, including Secure Push, PINs, and Biometric MFA including recognition of face, voice, palm, and fingerprint. ImageWare’s products are hardware and vendor agnostic, easily supporting a broad range of devices.

To learn more about the 2020 Vendors to Know: Biometric Authentication, check out Solutions Review’s other resources, including our Buyer’s Guides for IAM and Biometric Authentication. We cover the top providers and their key capabilities in detail, as well as a Bottom Line analysis for each.

Ben Canner