AI can hear you

    This post is written by Michiel Salters and Jasper van Dorp Schuitman from Sound Intelligence. Read more about Michiel and Jasper at the end of this post. Seeing and hearing go hand-in-hand when being aware of what is happening around us. So in security, it makes sense that audio as well as visual insight can […]

      Tackling unwanted vehicle blocks with parking violation detection

      This post is written by Jerome Douret who is VP Innovation and Products at Citilog. Read more about Jerome at the end of this post. Illegally or wrongly parked vehicles present a nuisance to private property owners, causing blockages, delaying the flow of business and revenue. They could also present a potential health and safety […]

        Spotting illegal parking with video analytics

        Vehicles parked in the red zone are a pain in the best-case scenario, and a serious danger to other road users in the worst, but Smart Cities have the potential to identify and tackle the issue quickly, preventing accidents and traffic jams. We have seen a growing trend of cities becoming “smarter”, solving everyday problems […]

          Marketing research as continuous practice in Retail

          If the pre-Socratic philosopher Heraclitus sat in front of a notebook today to analyze customer flow data from a department store dashboard, he would certainly say “I told you so”. According to him, nothing is permanent except change. This ancient perspective, which highlights the ever-changing nature of things, can be verified by any retail manager […]

            6 questions you may have forgotten to ask when developing your perimeter protection plan

            It takes more to protect a perimeter than simply building a tall fence topped with barbed wire. A well-secured perimeter contains myriad layers of defenses reinforced with robust security solutions. More than ever before, organizations are realizing the value of stopping criminals well before they can damage property, or hurt customers or employees. In fact, […]

              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 […]