Ease of use brings value from video surveillance

    Any technology is only as valuable as the user’s skills and ability to operate it. Looking at how we use business software applications, or only use a small part of the functionality on our mobile phones, it becomes clear how technology is rarely used to its full potential. Indeed, the accepted Technology Acceptance Model (which […]

      How to Bridge the Gap Between Healthcare Security and Law Enforcement

        This post is also written by guest author, Robert “Mickey” Watson, CHPA, CHEP, Operational Consultant / Risk Specialist at Skynet Integrations LLC. Read more about Mickey at the bottom of this page. What is the role of law enforcement professionals in healthcare settings? In the case of a violent incident at a healthcare facility, […]

        Ensuring privacy when undertaking surveillance

        Surveillance and privacy are not natural bedfellows. However, as the public begin to understand how surveillance can help with their safety and security, the use of surveillance in public places is becoming more accepted. While privacy has always been a priority in the surveillance industry, public awareness over their rights has been heightened by initiatives […]

          Surveillance technology that’s as blind as a bat

          It’s actually a myth that bats have very poor eyesight. In fact, some species have very good eyesight. But what really allows a bat to be so highly attuned to its surroundings, able to safely navigate their way through forests, and be aware of other objects and animals in their immediate environment is highly sophisticated […]

            Loss prevention ROI: How RC Willey improves interdepartmental cooperation

            With 13 stores and three distribution centers in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, and California, RC Willey is a major name in home furnishings on the west coast selling furniture, appliances, electronics, flooring and mattresses. Founded in 1932 by Rufus Call Willey, a door-to-door salesman selling Hotpoint Brand appliances out of a pickup truck, the company has […]