Bright Outlook for Smart Cities

    Everyone knows video cameras are used in cities for tasks like traffic monitoring, basic surveillance and other security needs. But did you know that there are numerous other scenarios where they could help improve the way people live and work, and the way cities function? I’ve listed several use cases that perhaps you haven’t thought […]

      Video through the eye of a forensic expert

      Today’s modern video monitoring systems are designed to perform multiple tasks at the same time.  Just the simple presence of a surveillance camera already works as a preventive element, but of course it offers other features as well, such as real-time monitoring or automatic event assessment. From the forensic point of view, the most important […]

        Security and networked communications converge to create powerful enterprise solutions

        Communications and security systems – they’re two different animals in your company, right? Phones, networks, video links – generally under the IT domain; whereas security systems are typically managed elsewhere. But these organizational silos & technology walls are coming down. The lines that demarcate different types of technology are becoming blurred. This is being driven […]

          Considering video analytics? Where to start

          Video analytics applications are becoming ever more popular, as they can save costs, add valuable insights and drastically reduce workloads. So, if you are considering using analytics, where do you start? Broadly speaking, there are two categories for implementing video analytics: centralized and distributed. In centralized architectures, video and other information is collected by cameras […]