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 […]

      Fight crime more efficiently using connected video

      Law enforcement teams around the world share fundamental objectives, but also key challenges. Their inspiring long-term mission is to keep citizens safe and secure. But in the day-to-day reality, they struggle with the practicalities of preventing, deterring and solving crime. At times, new technologies have arisen to make their job more efficient – from police […]

        Quality: more than meets the eye

        Why do people install surveillance cameras? It sounds like a silly question, but it’s not uncommon that the discussion deviates from the desired end-result and circles more around image resolution and other technical specifications. In the end the purpose of surveillance cameras is to ensure that the images can be used in a constructive way, […]

          Optimizing the in-store experience for the connected customer

          Data. Increasingly at the heart of every business, the ability to collect, analyze and derive actionable insights from multiple sources of data in real-time can be the difference between winning a customer or seeing them captured by the competition. For retailers, providing an exemplary customer experience both online and offline is critical in attracting new […]

            Physical Security: migrating from analog to IP

            Concerns associated with migration When I’ve spoken to users about migrating from analog to IP, I’ve found they often share the same view.  They are aware that new technologies and platforms can improve their systems’ security and efficiency and  they know that the possibilities offered by analytics  could  go far beyond video surveillance.  In addition, […]

              Smart City crime prevention: How the City of Detroit reduced violent crime by up to 50%

              When a city is looking to invest in smart city solutions, safety is often one of the key drivers for implementing an initiative. Crime prevention can be aided through smart surveillance by enabling authorities to have real-time access to video surveillance systems. The goal is to spot potential incidents that threaten security and manage events as […]