Video surveillance for temporary structures

    There are a variety of reasons why temporary structures might be created, from makeshift hospitals in disaster relief locations to music festivals, sporting events, construction projects and beyond, sites erected quickly and for a limited amount of time are becoming more widespread. These structures can be left without adequate security measures in place due to […]

      Could video streaming support sports through the pandemic and beyond?

      This post is written by Patrik Olsson, CEO at Spiideo. Read more about Patrik at the end. The impact of COVID-19 on sports’ biggest clubs and competitions has been widely documented – a lack of action puts multi-billion dollar broadcasting deals at risk, and while many competitions are now set to be completed, clubs will […]

        Zero trust networks, and the implications for video surveillance

        Networks are increasingly vulnerable. A combination of increasingly sophisticated and numerous cyberattacks and the exponential growth in connected devices – each of which creates another network endpoint open to attack – means that organizations are fighting a never-ending battle to keep networks secure. Historically, organizations have relied on ensuring that the corporate firewall is as […]

          The critical role of lifecycle management in maintaining strong cybersecurity

          It there’s one thing the rise in highly-publicized data breaches has taught us it’s that cybersecurity should be a priority for every organization with a network. Threats from unauthorized and unwanted intrusion are real. And if you’re not vigilant in protecting your devices and systems, the results can be catastrophic—anything from loss of customer confidence […]

            Supporting smart city objectives with a single surveillance camera

            Collaboration is key to successful smart city development. The ecosystem of different public authorities must cooperate to ensure that processes and responses across the city are optimised and efficient. One of the key challenges that we see for cities on their journey to becoming “smart”, is that authorities and organizations work in “silos” with their […]

              8 questions to ask when choosing a provider for your end-to-end surveillance solution

              If you’re in the market for a video surveillance system, there are many options to choose from.  The first question you might ask yourself is: What kind of system is right for me? Should I go with a best-of-breed system or a complete end-to-end solution? In our previous blog post, we discuss why an end-to-end […]

                Common cyber threats in a video surveillance system

                For the last seven years I have been working with questions related to cybersecurity.  I have been investigating concepts and defining methodologies, security controls, vulnerabilities, policies and processes.  In more recent years, I have been looking at common cyber security threats, common mistakes, and common concerns within in our ecosystem, and felt it would be […]