Facit Cloak Identity GDPR Redaction Software Tested
Author: Robert Shih. Published on November, 2018
The advent of GDPR fines for releasing personal information has increased interest in video redaction software. One of contending solutions is the UK’s Facit Data Sytems’s Identity Cloak.
IPVM tested the performance of Identity Cloak software against Genetec’s Clearance face redaction.
Redaction software performance summary
Identity Cloak functions as a secure offline operation and was solid for redacting individuals. Overall automatic redaction performance was superior to Genetec Clearance. Price, performance and value are considered in this comparison document.
General Identity Cloak Overview
The interface of Identity Cloak follows a wizard-style progression beginning with the “Import” interface and followed by “Tag & Track”, “Zoom”, “Preview”, then “Export.” Identity Cloak can handle source videos in .avi, .mp4, .mkv, and .vob formats. Exported videos are in .avi format.
Detection On High Resolution, Narrow FoV is very Strong
Using video taken from a front perspective, narrow FoV camera, Identity Cloak was able to detect multiple faces and also detected and applied privacy overlay to a passing vehicle’s license plate.
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Identity Cloak – speedy auto video redaction, sensibly licensed
Identity Cloak makes GDPR privacy compliance simple and cost effective.
Benefit from a completely secure offline solution to:
- Eliminate costly outsourced masking and manual processes
- Meet GDPR privacy standards and deadlines
Simple 3 step redaction process – take control of your videos
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A completely agnostic video redaction solution
Works with any IP or analogue camera or video management system