New retail challenges – supported by technology

    New Year’s Eve is always filled with plans and wishes for what the new year will look like. This year, no one could have predicted that the world would change so drastically in a matter of weeks. As we all find ourselves navigating completely new and uncharted waters, where social distancing and enforced lockdowns are […]

      Frictionless Access Control, what it is and what it could be

      Frictionless There is a growing debate around the application of non-contact physical security – ‘frictionless’ as it is being described. The reasoning includes the quicker processing of people, securely, into and out of managed buildings and places, as well as the emerging requirement for distancing and avoiding contact with surfaces – keypads being a good […]

        Eyewitness testimony: What did you really see?

        Eyewitness testimony has become an important area of research in cognitive psychology and human memory. In court cases, juries tend to believe eyewitness testimony and generally see it as a reliable source of information when it comes to identifying perpetrators, or discussing details of a crime scene. However, how much of what witnesses say is […]

          Using KPIs to measure smart city progress

          There is a wide range of definitions for “what makes a smart city”. It’s a question that doesn’t have a straight and universal answer as it means different things to different people. Another question that’s at least as important is “how do you create a city smart”. Because no matter what it means to you, […]

            How body worn cameras will lead to smarter, safer cities

            Announcing our first body worn camera solution, we have an eye not only on the immediate benefits body worn cameras can bring to law enforcement and private security companies, but other areas of life where the presence of a body worn camera can have a positive impact. The urban environment is an obvious place where […]

              A win, win, win proposition for critical infrastructure

              When is a surveillance system more than a surveillance system? When it not only protects an organization’s premises but also supports efficient, reliable operations, and health and safety. Network surveillance supports critical infrastructure organizations in three ways: It helps them reach their goals for security, for operations and for health and safety, all with a […]