The power of knowledge in the security industry

    The perception of a lack of time for training is an ever-present challenge. As short-term priorities take precedence, training is often pushed back to the eternal tomorrow. And, training often has a cost to be factored into hard-fought budgets, as well as the commitment in employee manhours. However, constant learning and development is essential for […]

      Obtaining valid video evidence: fast forensic search with authentication

      The availability and authenticity of video data is playing an increasingly important role in legal proceedings, providing a clearer and more accurate representation of actual events. However, security teams and law enforcement officers must be equipped with video technology that can accurately provide video evidence that can hold in court. This key requirement has driven […]

        Thermal and radar: sight where there’s no light

        This post is a collaboration between Magnus Lundegård & Niklas Lindman, Global Product Managers Thermal and Radar. Modern surveillance cameras are loaded with technology that helps maintain a high-quality view of a scene in low-light and challenging conditions. But in situations where there is no ambient light at all – or where it would be […]

          Seeing the whole picture with panoramic cameras

          As the name suggests, panoramic cameras give a broader view of a scene from a single position than other types of surveillance camera. But this alone underplays their flexibility and value. In environments where full coverage with no blind spots is essential, panoramic cameras represent the ideal solution. Without compromising on image quality, using a […]

            Video and beyond: the multiple benefits of explosion-protected cameras

            No matter if you call them explosion-protected or explosion-proof cameras, they are designed to remove the risk of the camera creating a spark that could cause an explosion in a hazardous environment. While this is, of course, a key feature, it doesn’t fully describe the multiple benefits that explosion-protected cameras can bring. Safety remains at […]

              When can a retailer’s sustainability strategy be negatively impacted by a surveillance vendor

              Today, the meaning of the term sustainability expands beyond a retail organization’s focus on environmental credentials alone. Sustainability involves all aspects of enterprise, including the treatment of people as well as natural surroundings. Crucially, a sustainable approach to retail must fulfil the needs of the current generation without compromising those of future generations. For retailers, […]