About Guest authors

It takes a village . We know there are many views and perspectives on the world of security and surveillance, not just ours. So we want to make Secure Insights an open platform for the entire ecosystem to share their thoughts. We encourage anyone involved with the industry – product developers, resellers, integrators, end users, analysts – anyone with an opinion or view you want to share – to join our conversation. If you have a specific topic you’d like to share, send us a note (blog@axis.com) and we’ll work with you to get a blog post published. We only ask that you keep commercial marketing messages to a minimum – there are other places for that and we want our blog to be an educational and engaging dialogue among professionals about topics that matter most. . On this page you’ll find some our guest authors who have contributed to Secure Insights. Why not join the group!

Posts by Guest authors:

    Implementing IoT Technology within a Real-Estate platform model

      The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) has propelled us into a new information age in which data is now king. Businesses are beginning to collect, store and utilise data generated from smart, network connected devices in increasingly intelligent ways, which has created new opportunities also within the real-estate industry. The most effective […]

      Increasing protection with drone detection analytics

      Dr. Markus Schoeler, Lead Engineer of Video Analytics at Dedrone, explores the new ways of dealing with drone intrusion. In January, the U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Aviation Administration officially reached one million registered drones in US airspace. Registration programs are emerging throughout the world. In its 2017 forecast, the FAA estimated that hobbyist […]

        What we saw at #ISCWest 2018: Through the Axis lens

        And that’s a wrap! ISC West was packed with thousands of industry professionals who converged on the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas from April 11-13. While exhibitors competed for the eyes of each passerby, attendees toured the arena looking to gain more knowledge about where the security industry stands, where it’s headed […]

          Music’s impact on the retail customer experience

          With high street retailers having to compete with online behemoths like Amazon, it’s critical to create a fantastic in-store customer experience. And to contrast and compete with purely digital shopping experiences, retailers with both an online and physical presence seek to create a seamless experience for customers that crosses from the digital to the physical. […]

            Video surveillance and the GDPR. What will change?

            At a time when technology, including smart cameras, allows companies to collect much more sensitive information about individuals, more stringent supervision of the protection of personal data is certainly needed. A video recording of an identifiable person naturally forms part of an individual’s personal data. The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), which will apply throughout […]

              Why supermarket security systems need thermal imaging

              Recent NEXO field tests have found that inventory shrinkage has led to retail companies losing more than 1% of their annual turnover. A combination of employee dishonesty, shoplifting, vendor fraud and administrative errors have resulted in store managers losing large amounts of revenue on a daily basis. The lost revenue isn’t just felt by retailers […]