Andrea Sorri

About Andrea Sorri

Andrea Sorri helps put the ‘smart’ in Smart Cites for Axis, where he is responsible for key market segments, including Government & Critical Infrastructure & City Surveillance. A ten year veteran of Axis, he is based in the company’s Lund, Sweden headquarters but has also worked in Cyprus, Malta and Israel. When not looking after Axis solutions and blogging about them, Andrea enjoys family life. A native of Italy, he holds a second level college degree in Telecommunication at the Istituto Tecnico Pininfarina in Turin, Italy.

Posts by Andrea Sorri:

    Protecting the Food Chain

    Safeguarding your health and nutrition Food Protection – no, that’s not about hiding your stash of sweets and chocolate from children, your spouse, housemates (or even yourself if you are struggling with a diet). Instead, it refers to protecting our food supply from accidental or intentional contamination/adulteration that could  harm people or disrupt the economy. […]

      200 milliseconds to recognize a threat

      As humans, we have pretty good antennas that help us sense when a situation becomes dangerous, or that alert us when people behave suspiciously. A recent study conducted by the French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) and the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris discovered that there is in fact a region of our […]

        Bright Outlook for Smart Cities

        Everyone knows video cameras are used in cities for tasks like traffic monitoring, basic surveillance and other security needs. But did you know that there are numerous other scenarios where they could help improve the way people live and work, and the way cities function? I’ve listed several use cases that perhaps you haven’t thought […]

          Considering video analytics? Where to start

          Video analytics applications are becoming ever more popular, as they can save costs, add valuable insights and drastically reduce workloads. So, if you are considering using analytics, where do you start? Broadly speaking, there are two categories for implementing video analytics: centralized and distributed. In centralized architectures, video and other information is collected by cameras […]

            Next stop: a lasting sense of citizen security

            The explosive growth in urban population and commuter traffic forces many cities to rethink how they manage citizen security and their urban transport systems. This was certainly the case for the city of Vicente López just north of Buenos Aires. A large percentage of its population of around 300,000 commute daily to Buenos Aires – […]