Safety in schools: the foundation for learning

    The core objective of any school is obvious: to provide a safe, secure, positive environment in which to enhance children’s learning. Children, teachers, and parents must all feel confident that they are studying, working, and entrusting their loved ones to an establishment that has the infrastructure and technology needed to deliver on this goal. And […]

      Laying the foundation for a successful Small Business Saturday®

      With Small Business Saturday® just around the corner, what is your retail business doing to get ready for one of your busiest times of the year?  Your checklist probably includes arranging inventory, scheduling additional staff, finalizing promotional plans and preparing for the anticipated rush of eager customers to come through your doors. But what else […]

        The dual lens of intelligent surveillance solutions: How analytics can improve security and enhance operational efficiency

        Thousands of people pour into stadiums each weekend to watch their favorite teams play and entertainers perform. The sheer number of people – often larger than some metropolises – put tremendous pressure on stadium personnel to keep attendees safe and ensure they have a fulfilling experience. One way stadiums are handling these challenges is by […]

          Capturing forensic details in the most challenging lighting conditions

          Light is all-important when it comes to the effectiveness of video surveillance. Being able to see the full detail of a scene whatever the lighting conditions is essential. But this can be challenging in those environments which feature both very bright, and very dark areas. The merits of Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) capabilities in security […]

            Smart City crime prevention: How the City of Detroit reduced violent crime by up to 50%

            When a city is looking to invest in smart city solutions, safety is often one of the key drivers for implementing an initiative. Crime prevention can be aided through smart surveillance by enabling authorities to have real-time access to video surveillance systems. The goal is to spot potential incidents that threaten security and manage events as […]

              Intelligent prevention – how technology can help reduce UK rail suicides

              In the past two years, there have been a staggering 490 suicides and suspected suicides on the UK rail network. These actions, of course, have a long-lasting impact on friends, family, witnesses and emergency first responders. Ultimately, those who are burdened with seeing such an event often require ongoing support, affecting both their work and […]

                Will we see you at Smart City World Expo 2017?

                As part of our smart city initiative, we are helping cities fulfil their promise of creating safer, more mobile everyday environments. To demonstrate what is possible, we’ll be showcasing cutting edge smart city solutions at this year’s Smart City World Expo, 14-16 November, in Barcelona. Improving safety and security A key part of the smart […]