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 […]

      Using video analytics to drive sustainability in business

      The growth in the sophistication of video analytics brings the opportunity to apply surveillance equipment beyond security and into business intelligence and decision-making. The insight provided into business operations has multiple applications, leading to significant potential cost savings and the promotion of sustainable business practices. A group of students from Aalto University in Helsinki used […]

        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 […]

          How to: Axis’ mobile access control integration

          According to a recent report from Ericsson , as of 2017 there are 4.92 billion mobile users globally. One expected upshot of this trend will see mobile-enabled workforces using smartphones and mobile devices as keys to gain access to secured buildings, rooms and areas. According to a recent report from Gartner, around 20 percent of organizations […]

            How to address the changing reality of cybersecurity

            The issues and challenges around cybersecurity are changing. In the past, cybersecurity models centered on placing a firewall around an enterprise and assuming everything inside that firewall was trustworthy and secure while everything outside of it was part of a malevolent world. With IP technology, the Internet of Things, and bring-your-own-device-to-work initiatives, the line between […]

              9 questions to consider before purchasing a recording solution

              Purchasing the right video management and storage technology isn’t always easy. You often need to consider a number of factors before you feel comfortable enough tying your business to any kind of surveillance hardware. The result could ensure you’re using a recording solution that will meet (or even exceed) your security objectives. To simplify your […]