Trends in the use of video analytics in retail to reduce shrinkage

    Video surveillance is the most deployed form of physical loss prevention technology. Starting with the basics, it’s important to make sure that the surveillance system is as effective as possible. Comprehensive coverage of a store is key, particularly in areas of high risk: the point of sale and exits. Once these fundamentals are covered, using […]

      The Easy Way to Publicly Stream Video From IP Cameras

      Today’s security cameras do far more than just monitor their surroundings for threats. We’re seeing more and more businesses wanting to make their live videos available to the public.  From hotels using their online camera connection to show the beauty of their surroundings to tourists, to public infrastructure companies monitoring the traffic situation at intersections […]

        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 […]

          How India is using technology to create smarter, safer cities

          According to the UN, by 2030 one in every three people globally will be living in cities with at least half a million inhabitants. While the increase in urban populations will not be without its challenges, technology presents the opportunity to create smart, safe environments. With the right systems in place, governments will be able […]

            Levelling the retail analytics playing field

            Data. Increasingly at the heart of every business, the ability to collect, analyze and derive actionable insights from multiple sources if data in real-time can be the difference between winning a customer or seeing them captured by the competition. And one sector where the use of data can be to the difference between success and […]

              The high street surveillance revolution – a journey towards intelligence

              There is a great competitive force at work against high street retailers, one that continues to tempt customers into spending their hard-earned cash elsewhere. This is of course online shopping, with online sales rising 17 per cent following a decline in high street footfall in 2016[1]. The proliferation of smart devices has further fuelled the […]