Touchless Sensing

Touchless Sensing - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Sep 18, 2015, 228 Pages
US$4,500.00
GIA-MCP7893

Touchless Sensing Market Trends

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Touchless Sensing in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 103 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Cognitec Systems GmbH
CogniVue Corporation
Crossmatch Technologies
eyeSight Technologies Ltd.
Intel Corporation

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      Touchless Sensing - A Prelude                                     II-1
       Developed Regions Dominate the Market, While Developing
        Nations to Turbo Charge Growth                                  II-2
        Table 1: Global Touchless Sensing Market (2015E): Market
        Shares of Developed Regions/Countries (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-3

        Table 2: Growth of Developing Countries Vis-à-Vis Developed
        Countries in Touchless Sensing Technologies Market: CAGR
        over the Period 2014-2020 for China, Russia, France, Italy,
        Germany, Japan, UK, Spain, US, and Canada (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-3

  2. MARKET TRENDS & GROWTH DRIVERS                                     II-4
      Hygiene Concerns Create Business Case for Touchless Sensing
       Solutions                                                        II-4
      Rising Popularity of Biometrics Offer Ample Growth Opportunities  II-4
      Access Control - Key Growth Area for Touchless Biometrics         II-4
       Physical Access Control Implementations - The Most Notable
        Application Area                                                II-4
       System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity
        in the Offing                                                   II-6
       Increasing Security Threats Drive the Voice Verification
        Biometrics Market                                               II-6
       Touchless Fingerprint Systems Drive Opportunities                II-7
        3D Fingerprint Systems Evolve as a More Accurate Technology     II-8
        Hygiene Concerns Drive Demand for Touchless Palm Printing
         Biometrics                                                     II-9
       Demand Continues to Grow for Iris Biometrics                     II-10
       Facial Biometrics Grow in Popularity                             II-11
        3D Face Recognition Technology Takes Surveillance a Step
         Further                                                        II-12
        Development of 3D Face Recognition Provides Fillip to the FR
         Technology Market                                              II-13
         Key Comparisons: 2D Vs 3D Face Recognition                     II-13
      Touchless Fixtures in Lavatories - A Major Trend in the
       Commercial Plumbing Industry                                     II-13
      Touchless Fixtures Gain Prominence in the Residential
       Construction Sector                                              II-14
      Advancements in Touchless Sensing Technology Spearhead Growth     II-14
       Advanced Touchless Biometric Identification                      II-15
       Touchless Infrared Gesture Sensing Gains Prominence              II-15
       Low-Resolution CMOS Web Camera                                   II-15
       Intelligent Toilet                                               II-15
       Smart Shower System                                              II-15
       Sensor-Operated Self-Closing Taps & Urinal Flush Systems         II-16
       Google Develops New Gesture Sensing Technology                   II-16
       Microsoft Develops Gesture-Sensing PC Keyboard                   II-16
       Apple Receives Patent for Gesture Controls                       II-16
       Microsoft Develops Kinect-Based Technology for Neurosurgery      II-16
      Gesture Recognition Technology: Enabling Human-Machine
       Interaction                                                      II-17
       Hand Gesture Recognition: An Easy & Accurate Way of Non-
        Verbal Communication                                            II-18
      Expanding Applications to Benefit Market Growth                   II-18
      Government Sector: A Major Revenue Contributor in the
       Touchless Biometrics Market                                      II-19
      Growing Adoption in Banking & Financial Services Sector           II-19
       Voice Biometrics Adoption Continues to Grow in Financial
        Services Industry                                               II-20
       Growing Adoption of Iris Biometrics in the Banking &
        Financial Services Sector                                       II-20
      Touchless Sensing Sees Potential Opportunities in the
       Healthcare Sector                                                II-21
       Touchless Sensing Technology Finds Application in Health/
        Fitness Equipment                                               II-22
       Face & Voice Biometrics in the Healthcare Sector                 II-22
       Iris Biometrics Set to Leverage Healthcare Applications          II-23
      Automotive Industry - A High Potential Market                     II-24
       Recovering Automobile Production: Opportunity Indicator for
        Touchless Sensing                                               II-25
        Table 3: Global Production of Passenger Cars by Geographic
        Region/Country (2014 & 2018): Annual Production (‘000’
        Units) for Asia-Pacific, Canada, Europe, Japan, Latin
        America, USA, and Rest of World (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-25

        Table 4: Global Production of Commercial Vehicles by
        Geographic Region/Country (2014 & 2018): Annual Production
        (‘000’ Units) for Asia-Pacific, Canada, Europe, Japan, Latin
        America, USA, and Rest of World(includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-26
      Smart Homes to Drive Demand for Touchless Sensing                 II-26
      Touchless Biometrics Penetrate Smartphones Market                 II-27
       Strong Smartphone Sales: A Key Opportunity Indicator             II-27
        Table 5: Global Market for Smartphones: Annual Shipments in
        Billion Units for the Years 2013, 2015 & 2018 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-27

  3. INTRODUCTION TO TOUCHLESS SENSING TECHNOLOGY                       II-28
      Touchless Sensing - An Introduction                               II-28
      A Review of Select Touchless Sensing Technologies                 II-28
       Voice Recognition                                                II-28
       Camera-based Technologies                                        II-28
       Facial Recognition                                               II-28
       Sensors                                                          II-29
       Motion Sensors                                                   II-29
       Wireless Technologies                                            II-29
      Touchless Sensing - By Type of Application                        II-29
       Touchless Biometrics                                             II-29
        Touchless Fingerprint                                           II-30
        Iris Biometrics                                                 II-30
        Face Biometrics                                                 II-31
        Voice Biometrics                                                II-31
       Touchless Sanitary Equipment                                     II-31
        Touchless Dispensers                                            II-31
        Touchless Faucet                                                II-31
        Touchless Trashcans                                             II-32
        Touchless Hand Dryers                                           II-32
        Touchless Flushes                                               II-32

  4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS                                  II-33
      Sony Unveils Touchless Shutter Application                        II-33
      Morpho Launches MorphoWave Touchless Fingerprint Scanner          II-33
      Argus Global to Demonstrate New 3D Touchless Fingerprint Readers  II-33
      Elliptic Labs Launches Faster Touchless Gesture Technology for
       Mobile Devices                                                   II-33
      ATEK Launches New & Improved Touchless Sensing Wall Switch        II-33
      Delta Launches Beverage Faucets and Soap Dispensers               II-33
      OmniVision Launches OV6211 Shutter Sensor                         II-33
      ams Launches New Range of Intelligent Sensors                     II-34
      GestSure Launches New Kinect V2 Sensor                            II-34
      Infineon Technologies Launches 3D Image Sensor Chips for
       Touchless Gesture Recognition                                    II-34

  5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-35
      SiBEAM Partners with Google ATAP for Enhanced Touchless
       Gesture Sensing Technology                                       II-35
      AER-DEC™ Integrates Sink by Sloan                                 II-35
      Swisscom Chooses TBS’ 3D-Touchless Systems for New Data Centre
       Building                                                         II-35
      Infineon and Google ATAP to Develop Sensing Solution              II-35
      Oculus to Take Over Pebbles                                       II-35
      Invensense to Take Over Movea and Trusted Positioning             II-35
      Murata Inks Sales Partnership with Elliptic Labs                  II-36
      Apple Takes Over PrimeSense                                       II-36

  6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS                                     II-37
      Cognitec Systems GmbH (Germany)                                   II-37
      CogniVue Corporation (Canada)                                     II-37
      Crossmatch Technologies (US)                                      II-38
      eyeSight Technologies Ltd. (Israel)                               II-38
      Intel Corporation (US)                                            II-39
      IrisGuard Inc. (Jordan)                                           II-39
      Microchip Technology, Inc. (US)                                   II-40
      MorphoTrak LLC (US)                                               II-40
      Movea SA (France)                                                 II-40
      Microsoft Corporation (US)                                        II-41
      Pmdtechnologies GmbH (Germany)                                    II-41
      Qualcomm, Inc. (US)                                               II-42
      SoftKinetic (Belgium)                                             II-43

  7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-44
      Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
      Touchless Sensing Technologies by Geographic Region - US,
      Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
      America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through
      2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-44

      Table 7: World Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
      Technologies by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
      Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
      World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue
      Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-45

      Table 8: World 12-Year Perspective for Touchless Sensing
      Technologies by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
      Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
      Years 2009, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-46


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Hygiene Concerns Spur Demand for Touch-free Sanitaryware        III-1
        Government Initiatives Drive Adoption of Touchless Biometrics   III-1
         DHS Tests Implementation of Iris Biometrics at US Airports     III-2
         Iris Biometrics for Criminal Profiling                         III-2
        Hospitals Turn to Iris Biometrics for Right Patient             III-2
        Product Launches                                                III-3
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-3
        Key Players                                                     III-4
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-7
        Table 9: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-7

        Table 10: US Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-8

  2. CANADA                                                             III-9
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-9
        Market Overview                                                 III-9
        Product Launch                                                  III-9
        Key Player                                                      III-9
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-11
        Table 11: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-11

        Table 12: Canadian Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-12

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-13
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-13
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-13
        Product Launch                                                  III-13
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-13
        Table 13: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-13

        Table 14: Japanese Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-14

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-15
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-15
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-15
        Touchless Sensing Market Overview                               III-15
        Corporate Development                                           III-15
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-16
        Table 15: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Touchless Sensing Technologies by Geographic Region -
        France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of
        Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-16

        Table 16: European Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy,
        UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for
        Years 2009 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-17

        Table 17: European 12-Year Perspective for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
        Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and
        Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2009, 2015 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-18

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-19
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-19
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-19
        Security Concerns Drive Growth in Touchless Biometrics Market   III-19
        Product Launch                                                  III-19
        Corporate Development                                           III-19
        Key Player                                                      III-20
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-20
        Table 18: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-20

        Table 19: French Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-21

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-22
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-22
        Market Overview                                                 III-22
        Product Launches                                                III-22
        Corporate Development                                           III-23
        Key Players                                                     III-23
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-25
        Table 20: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-25

        Table 21: German Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-26

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-27
       Market Analysis                                                  III-27
        Table 22: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-27

        Table 23: Italian Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-28

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-29
       Market Analysis                                                  III-29
        Table 24: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-29

        Table 25: UK Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-30

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-31
       Market Analysis                                                  III-31
        Table 26: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-31

        Table 27: Spanish Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-32

  4f. RUSSIA                                                            III-33
       Market Analysis                                                  III-33
        Table 28: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-33

        Table 29: Russian Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-34

  4g. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-35
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-35
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-35
        Corporate Development                                           III-35
        Softkinetic (Belgium) - A Key Player                            III-35
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-36
        Table 30: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed
        with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-36

        Table 31: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Touchless
        Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-37

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-38
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-38
        Market Overview                                                 III-38
        Asian Countries Contemplate Using Biometrics for Border Control III-38
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-39
        Table 32: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Touchless Sensing Technologies by Geographic
        Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-39

        Table 33: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of
        Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-40

        Table 34: Asia-Pacific 12-Year Perspective for Touchless
        Sensing Technologies by Geographic Region - Percentage
        Breakdown of Revenues for China, India and Rest of
        Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2009, 2015 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-41

  5a. CHINA                                                             III-42
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-42
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-42
        Product Launch                                                  III-42
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-43
        Table 35: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-43

        Table 36: Chinese Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-44

  5b. INDIA                                                             III-45
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-45
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-45
        UIDAI Project: Impetus to Touchless Biometric Sensing Market    III-45
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-46
        Table 37: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-46

        Table 38: Indian Historic Review for Touchless Sensing
        Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
        US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-47

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC                                              III-48
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-48
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-48
        Product Launch                                                  III-48
        Corporate Development                                           III-48
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-49
        Table 39: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed
        with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-49

        Table 40: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Touchless
        Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-50

  6. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-51
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-51
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-51
        Review of Select Regional Markets                               III-51
         Brazil                                                         III-51
         Chile                                                          III-51
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-52
        Table 41: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed
        with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-52

        Table 42: Latin American Historic Review for Touchless
        Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-53

  7. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-54
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-54
        Market Overview                                                 III-54
        Key Players                                                     III-54
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-56
        Table 43: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Touchless Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed
        with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
        through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-56

        Table 44: Rest of World Historic Review for Touchless
        Sensing Technologies Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-57


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 103 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 107)

     The United States (49)
     Canada (3)
     Japan (2)
     Europe (32)
     - France (3)
     - Germany (7)
     - The United Kingdom (8)
     - Italy (2)
     - Spain (2)
     - Rest of Europe (10)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (16)
     Middle East (5)
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