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 […]

      Video through the eye of a forensic expert

      Today’s modern video monitoring systems are designed to perform multiple tasks at the same time.  Just the simple presence of a surveillance camera already works as a preventive element, but of course it offers other features as well, such as real-time monitoring or automatic event assessment. From the forensic point of view, the most important […]

        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 – […]

          Video surveillance cameras: Not just for security anymore

          It used to be that video surveillance was considered just a security application. Organizations would use cameras to ‘keep an eye on things’ in mainly a defensive or preventive posture. In large companies, those using video surveillance would typically hold a security role. Today, the capabilities of video make it a useful tool for a […]