ISO/IEC 29794-1:2016 Preview

Information technology -- Biometric sample quality -- Part 1: Framework

ISO/IEC 29794-1:2016, for any or all biometric sample types as necessary, establishes the following:

- terms and definitions that are useful in the specification and use of quality metrics;

- purpose and interpretation of biometric quality scores;

- encoding of quality data fields in biometric data interchange formats;

- methods for developing biometric sample datasets for the purpose of quality score normalisation;

- format for exchange of quality algorithm results;

- methods for aggregation of quality scores.

The following are outside the scope of ISO/IEC 29794-1:2016:

- specification of minimum requirements for sample, module, or system quality scores;

- performance assessment of quality algorithms;

- standardization of quality algorithms.


General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2016-01
    Corrected version (en) : 2016-09
  • Edition : 2
    Number of pages : 19
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 37
    Biometrics
  • 35.240.15
    Identification cards. Chip cards. Biometrics

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