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 […]

        Beneath the buzzwords: AI, video analytics, edge computing and more

        This post is written by Albert Unterberger, owner at Unterberger Consult with extensive experience in the security industry. Read more about Albert at the bottom of this page. As the dictionary definition puts it, a buzzword is: “A word or expression from a particular subject area that has become fashionable by being used a lot.” […]

          Boosting mall performance through analytics

          The way in which people shop has been slowly changing. With the rise in popularity of online shopping, people can get anything they like delivered to their door, so the reasons they attend malls is for the whole experience. More than just shopping,   malls now and in the future are about giving visitors unique experiences, […]

            Oh, the creative things you can think about with video analytics

            When we talk about the potential of video analytics, I think Dr. Seuss actually expressed it best: “Oh, the THINKS you can think if only you try.” Let me explain. While video analytics has long been a staple of the security industry, advances in technology and leaps in imagination are taking it well beyond traditional […]

              The role of network cameras in drone detection

              The use of drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs, is becoming ever more widespread across multiple industry sectors around the world. PricewaterhouseCoopers research found that the social and economic benefits of drones in the UK by 2030 could add £42 billion to GDP, and create more than 600,000 drone sector jobs. While most […]