March 9, 2018

Technology Landscape for Digital Identification

The World Bank's Identification for Development (ID4D) Group released the Technology Landscape for Digital Identification, an overview of the current landscape for digital identification and a framework for assessing emerging approaches.

The report notes that Mobile ID is "increasingly emerging as a preferred choice for implementing digital ID systems." Among other authentication and identification technologies, the report highlights key trends in mobile solutions, with Element's mobile software-only approach to adult and infant biometrics as an example.