The biometric enrollment is the step of registration of the face, the fingerprints and the signature of a human being, as a way of composing a database, which, in a future moment, can be consulted for an authentication.
However, there are also other options which can be used for biometric enrollment, through the voice, the iris and the palm of the hand, for instance.
Each human being has a set of exclusive characteristics which guarantee their uniqueness.

Voter Enrollment

In 2008, the Superior Tribunal Court (TSE) started a brasilian voter biometric identification program with the intention of adapting the technology and provide more safety to the country elections, ensuring the individual uniqueness on voting times.
Since the municipal elections of 2000, all brasilian can choose their representatives using an eletronic ballot box, however, it was found that on an electoral procedure, was still human intervention on identifying the electors, on which one the mesary used to receive the voter documents, verifing the data and typing the numbers in the eletronic ballot box, and if the title belongs to that section, the ballot box was released so the voter could vote.
Nowadays, with the adoption of biometrics, the voting procedure basically excludes the possibility of human intervention. The ballet box, only let the voter vote when the biometric reader identify the voter fingerprints. The Akiyama’s KitBio it’s responsible for Face, Finger and Signature electoral register.

Identity Documents

Every Brazilian citizen since birth has a birth certificate. This document identifies the place of birth, the names of parents, grandparents, nationality and the principal, their name. When reaching a later age, in addition to the birth certificate, it is essential to draw a smaller document, but with the same identification ID.RG is an acronym for Registro Geral, also called an identity card, and is one of the leading identification documents in Brazil. The ID contains the name of the person, a unique number for each citizen, the name of the parents, the nationality and the body from which the document was withdrawn.The use of the General Register is mandatory in most public and private services that exist. Account openings, request for other documents, proof of data and some processes that require presentation of ID.For the issuance of the 1st copy, as well as the 2nd in case of loss, theft or loss, Akiyama devices are present in the Identification Institutes and Authorized and Registration and Exporting Bodies.

Driver's License

Currently, the driver training process initially requires the student to go to the Traffic Department (DETRAN) to register his fingerprint, so that in the future, it is possible to authenticate this student by registering their presence. And in each of the Driver Training Center (CFC) there will be a biometric reader to do this student authentication. Akiyama is present at both the registration and authentication stages.


Passport is an ID issued by a national government that formally attest the carrier as a national of a particular country and request permission in the name of the sovereign or issuing government, so the holder can cross the border of a foreign country.
Passports are bonded to the right of legal protection abroad and to the return of the individual to his home country. In order to identify its bearer, it contains some elements in common, such as photography, signature, date of birth, nationality and sometimes other information consistent with its purpose. Many countries are developing biometric properties for their passports to accurately confirm that the person presenting the passport is their rightful holder. These standards follow regulations such as ISO, ICAO and Brazil, via the Federal Police Department.


Biometrics is widely used by police for investigations and identification of criminals. It serves to verify whether the collected biometrics is present in a database, and if so, is intended to identify the individual's information and identity. It is a biometric research capable of researching and identifying any physical or behavioral characteristics in front of several records.

Functional Documents

The table of functional documents was developed in order to standardize the types of documents to be inserted in the Digital Functional Agreement and to support work processes in people management.AFD is a digital repository of documents (functional folders) of the federal public servant, considered the main source of information, which will replace the traditional physical functional folder.To use the system, the user must have a digital certificate and have access to the agency's PARTIAL REGISTRATION, remembering that only the public server can act as AFD operator.

Digital Certificate

The mandatory biometric collection was applied to all certifying authorities accredited by ICP-Brasil by Resolution 114, published by the ICP-Brasil Steering Committee, aiming at the need to improve security mechanisms in relation to verifying the identity of an applicant for a digital certificate during the issuing process, and considering that the use of a systemBiometric is the most effective instrument for identifying an individual in an act of issuing a digital certificate.