Biometrics technology can be used as a kind of employee time management system because of its ability to recognize folks’s unique physiological features. Biometrics based time and attendance terminals have become increasingly popular in now’s market due to their many advantages (and, lets face it, hand or face scanning equipment is just pretty awesome). They ensure that workers cannot clock in for one another, thereby preventing employee time theft because biometrics terminals read a man’s unique fingerprint, iris, hand shape, or face shape. Among the most prevalent biometric technologies is the fingerprint recognition system; by placing a finger on the scanner, the time clock terminal reads the fingerprint and permits the man to clock in or out. Learn clocks work by Synel Another biometrics terminal that Acumen carries has the ability to recognize hand shape and size. I originally assumed the apparatus was getting a three dimensional picture of the hand when I saw the system being scanned. However, in reality, it captures exceptional “minutia points” on measures between the points and the hand of the worker, then hashes the measurement to just one unique value that's transmitted for confirmation. Furthermore, certain systems use this to let workers access to attributes on the terminal and capture an image of a man’s unique face shape. One of the newest and most interesting kinds of biometrics technology deals with recognizing the unique routines that veins make in an individual’s hand. It's extremely difficult for one person to clock in as another, because these designs are highly complicated and intricate. The technology, hence, has very low false acceptance and false rejection rates and is used in particularly high security areas. As it relies on personal characteristics that vary between people, in this way, biometrics is incredibly useful in helping businesses feel protected and in eliminating employee time theft. The extensive variety of easy to use terminals ensures that biometrics is a smart (and trendy) solution when determining what kind of time and attendance system to purchase for your business.