Company Background

Welcome to the
World of DERMALOG.

The Biometrics Innovation Leader.

As a pioneer in the development of biometric products and solutions, DERMALOG has shaped the world of security for over 25 years. We have been and keep on revolutionizing biometric security products and solutions. Law enforcement authorities or civil governmental agencies like national registration, voter and driver registrations, health agencies or security agencies belong to our customer base. We develop solutions for access and data security or authorization and authentication services as well as mobile security. Governmental organizations, public and private businesses all over the world trust DERMALOG’s expertise and state of the art biometric products.

DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH, based in Hamburg, is the largest German biometrics manufacturer and is known as the Biometrics Innovation Leader. A team of scientists is constantly developing our 'Automated Biometric Identification Systems' (ABIS) and 'Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems' (AFIS), including cutting-edge fingerprint scanning devices. The product portfolio is complemented by biometric Border Control systems and biometric ID Cards and passports as well as biometric voting systems.


years of successful business

250 +

large-scale installations in almost 100 countries




international awards

10 reasons for choosing DERMALOG

  1. Günther Mull is the inventor of “The Fingerprint Scanner”. DERMALOGs founder developed the world’s first fingerprint scanner and launches his device on the German market. (German patent 1980s)
  2. The world’s first OPEN System AFIS for large scale biometric databases. (1995)
  3. The world’s first fingerprint access control. (1995)

Our continuously growing team
is developing the biometric solutions of tomorrow.

DERMALOG Identification Systems GmbH is an expanding company based in Hamburg with additional offices in Malaysia and Singapore, as a result of strong growth in the region. We offer challenging projects in international environments and the latest technologies in the field of biometric identification.

Help us to increase our lead in the world of biometric technologies and start your career at DERMALOG - join a highly motivated team with varied, interesting and visionary work. Have a look for our current job vacancies and get in touch with us!

Career at DERMALOG

58 International Awards

Winner of CEO Awards by Business Worldwide


Winner of Innovation & Excellence Awards “Innovation in Biometrics Technology - Europe”


brand eins Thema - Innovator des Jahres


Wirtschafts Woche – Deutschlands Innovativste Mittelständler


FU Business - German Business Awards


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Pioneer of Biometrics

Fuelled by the possibilities of biometrics, DERMALOG has delivered solutions for governments, enterprises and the financial sector for more than 25 years. DERMALOG's expertise is defined by our verifiably good and consistently innovative technology concepts. This is evident in the development of the widest product range of deployable techniques and the largest number of biometric patents as well as in our worldwide installations. See the history we have written and the paths of biometric innovation we pursue in the period to come.

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Events and Exhibitions

  1. European Police Congress


  2. Seamless Middle East


  3. World Border Security Congress


  4. Gesellschaftlicher Dialog Öffentliche Sicherheit


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