The impact of sounds on the human brain

    Voice services and audio communication are increasingly used together with cameras and analytics in network surveillance systems. And for a good reason. The human mind reacts to sounds the same way today that it always has. It either makes us feel safe, or prepares us for fight or flight. Using the right sound at the […]

      Unleash the full potential of your surveillance system

      An increasing number of businesses are discovering the benefits of adding network audio to their IP video surveillance systems. The reason? You will get peace of mind, knowing that you have got a system that can stop incidents before they lead to expensive downtime and other trouble. Unplanned downtime. It is a nightmare for most […]

        Deterring incidents with audio talk down

        Video surveillance systems are traditionally used as forensic tools to investigate and provide proof after incidents, but what if you can use your surveillance system to proactively deter incidents before they happen? Warnings issued either automatically or manually – known as audio talk down – can be a highly effective enhancement to video surveillance. Network […]

          Enhancing the retail bank customer experience with audio

          In today’s ever-changing environment many businesses find themselves having to work increasingly hard to stay relevant and competitive. Unlike online businesses that focus on providing an intuitive and easy online experience, traditional businesses must focus on the brick and mortar experience. Financial institutions are not exempt from creating an improved or enhanced customer experience as […]

            Listen up: trends in network audio

            Network audio is a growing area, with the developments in technology opening an array of new possibilities for integrating audio into network systems. At the recent Integrated Systems Europe, or ISE conference in Amsterdam, some clear trends emerged revealing some interesting uses and features  network audio can provide. Sight and Sound Audio is a natural […]

              More than public address – the benefits of audio in education

              The use of audio throughout schools – from public address to a support for learning – can help in every aspect of education, from the school gate to the classroom. Traditional audio systems in schools have, been dispersed; one system is implemented for public address and another for visual or media use within an educational […]