Listen up – why network audio adds value for organizations

    Audio adds a new dimension to an organization’s security solution. Deterrence messages can be used to respond to in-progress and potential incidents. Its usefulness can also go beyond security, for example, with voice messages for safety or supporting your marketing objectives and improving customer experience. When considering whether it’s time to make a new investment […]

      Network intercoms: a cornerstone of public safety

      We’re all familiar with intercoms and use them regularly. At the entry to commercial and residential buildings – maybe even our own homes and workplaces – intercoms play an important role in verifying the identity of those wishing to enter. What is perhaps less well know is how advances in IP-connected network intercoms – along […]

        Are you taking full advantage of open technologies in your building access control?

        Smart buildings are becoming a key part of the city landscape, but with so many factors involved in their development, it can be difficult to determine the right technology to improve building operations. One of the key considerations is access control. The rise of smart technology provides facilities managers with a high level of automated […]

          Surveillance camera maintenance – who cares?

          Maintenance of surveillance cameras might not seem like the sexiest of topics, but without doubt it’s one of the most important. Without regular and diligent maintenance – both ‘digital’ and physical – the quality of video images will start to erode, and the risks of failure grow. The need for the ‘digital’ maintenance of surveillance […]

            What is your store showing you? Understand it with retail analytics

            Video surveillance has historically been used to monitor for loss prevention, recording footage to later be reviewed. Of course, that is a basic and prevalent function that is still necessary; thorough coverage of your store is crucial. But what if a surveillance solution could do more—to not only prevent losses but increase efficiency and ultimately […]