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 […]

      The need for an integrated view of TCO in retail video surveillance

      It would be naïve to think that cost isn’t an issue for every business, and it’s certainly the case for the retail sector. The impact on the bottom line of any investment is closely scrutinized and questioned. In relation to investments in new technology – including video surveillance solutions – the focus can quickly be […]

        How radar technology adds value to surveillance solutions

        It’s true that one size doesn’t fit all, and this also applies to security solutions. Video surveillance is an important factor when it comes to protecting premises and sites – but not every solution fits every surrounding. Factors such as the size of the premises, the level of lighting, the presence of hazards or privacy […]

          Reflecting on our predictions of the macro trends affecting the sector in 2020

          Niels Bohr, the Danish Nobel Laureate in Physics, famously said, “Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future!” He was a clever man. Back in January, I published a post which looked at the broader macro trends that I thought would affect the security sector in 2020. At that point, few would have predicted the […]

            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 […]