Video surveillance for small businesses – not just for catching bad guys

    One of the best things about working with small businesses is seeing the wide variety of scenarios where technology can be such a help to owners and managers, and then how a simple investment ends up having a myriad of other uses. One of my favorite examples is that from Elise Ogden and Amy Telzrow, […]

      Video surveillance cameras: Not just for security anymore

      It used to be that video surveillance was considered just a security application. Organizations would use cameras to ‘keep an eye on things’ in mainly a defensive or preventive posture. In large companies, those using video surveillance would typically hold a security role. Today, the capabilities of video make it a useful tool for a […]

        Herta looks to Deep Learning techniques to improve facial recognition

        Axis partner Herta develops and designs facial recognition software solutions. It is specialized in the simultaneous detection and identification of multiple subjects in crowded scenarios such as airports, train and metro stations, sports stadiums, shopping malls. It offers solutions for videosurveillance, access control and marketing requirements. We had a chance to sit down with Herta […]

          Standard cyber protection

          Computer networks are constantly under attack. However, only a small number of these attacks are successful. The majority of cyber-attacks are opportunistic, not targeting a specific victim, but just poking and prodding by scanning for open networks/ports; trying easy-to-guess passwords; identifying unpatched network services or sending phishing emails. The attackers don’t want to spend any […]

            Attention Retailers! Think about sound as part of the total customer experience

            For a retail operation of any kind, one of the most important considerations is enhancing and optimizing the customer experience. From the moment a potential customer steps in a store, to the point where they exit, smart retailers know that every detail counts in making customers happy and encouraging them to do business in a […]