Future trends of intelligent video usage in public transport

    Large surveillance systems are often monitored manually today and security operators cannot view many video feeds at the same time. The level of concentration needed to keep an eye out for suspicious activities requires breaks and short intervals of work. In a market survey by international association of public transport UITP, one of the members […]

      Don’t I know you? How facial recognition is improving security – and business intelligence

      Imagine walking into a store that you frequent regularly and immediately upon entering, a sales person has items that suit your particular taste, size or budget preferences. Or entering a hotel and having the front desk clerk knows precisely your room preference without even having to ask. It’s as if the minute you show your […]

        Not too big, not too small: Mid sized security users are a special breed

        Users of security and surveillance come in all shapes and sizes – and I’m not talking about the actual people who use these systems! The businesses, institutions, organizations and other types of operations that require security solutions vary widely. Typically, we like to think of them in a simple soft drink model – small, medium […]

          Top technology trends in the security market to look for in 2017

          The shops are getting busy, and, depending on which hemisphere you live in, it’s either time to turn on the central heating or break out the shorts and shades. But it’s also time to look ahead to 2017 and wonder what it might have in store for us. Certainly, there will continue to be plenty […]

            Keep Out! Protecting the boundaries with network video

            Keeping the baddies out is a classic security discipline. Whether it’s an industrial plant, a shopping mall, or a complex of villas, knowing what’s going on around you, and stopping potential threats at the boundaries, is important in many settings. This is essentially what 24/7 perimeter protection is all about. The classic barbed wire fence […]