Cognitec Systems

Premier face recognition technologies for border control, airport security, people flow management, and biometric photo capture

Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002. Experiencing steady growth at business locations in Dresden, Boston and Sydney, the company is proud to maintain a market-leading position within the industry, and to uphold the trust it has gained as a reliable, experienced provider of biometric technologies.

Cognitec’s product portfolio includes technologies for facial image database search, video screening and analytics, border control, and ISO-compliant photo capturing.

FaceVACS-Entry captures biometric ID photos during border crossing and ID issuance processes, and performs instant person verification.

FaceVACS-VideoScan performs real-time identity checks to find known persons and alert the appropriate staff, while performing anonymous face recognition to count individuals, analyze demographics and track people flow.

FaceVACS-DBScan compares images from different sources to those stored in multi-million image databases.

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FaceVACS-Entry takes biometric photos, and allows for their comparison against facial images retrieved from ID documents or databases. The process also includes presentation attack detection to ensure a live person interacts with the device. The slim, …


Cognitec’s FaceVACS-VideoScan compares and analyzes faces seen in live video streams and instantly finds known individuals. In addition, security staff can receive an anonymous alarm if a person is not wearing a mask, if too many …


Cognitec Systems
Grossenhainer Str. 101
  • Germany: +49-351-862-920
  • USA: +1-781-616-0600
  • Australia: +61-2-9006-1510