A new direction for UK transport: from forensic to real time

    With a number of high-profile attacks on mass transport systems across Europe, and Scotland Yard recently warning the UK’s terror threat level will remain at ‘severe’ for at least five more years, it is clear the industry cannot be complacent when it comes to security investment. While funding remains a challenge, it must be weighed […]

      Bergendahls Food enhances the customer experience with network video

      In addition to its established use in security, the addition of analytics has seen retailers use video as a key strategic tool in enhancing the in-store customer experience. The enhanced capability of network cameras and other connected devices allows retailer to optimize stores, including improvements to the customer journey, and more effective displays, announcements and […]

        Intelligent prevention – how technology can help reduce UK rail suicides

        In the past two years, there have been a staggering 490 suicides and suspected suicides on the UK rail network. These actions, of course, have a long-lasting impact on friends, family, witnesses and emergency first responders. Ultimately, those who are burdened with seeing such an event often require ongoing support, affecting both their work and […]

          9 questions to consider before purchasing a recording solution

          Purchasing the right video management and storage technology isn’t always easy. You often need to consider a number of factors before you feel comfortable enough tying your business to any kind of surveillance hardware. The result could ensure you’re using a recording solution that will meet (or even exceed) your security objectives. To simplify your […]

            What to consider when securing an airport’s perimeter. It’s more than you think

            In May 2015 around 5 p.m., surveillance cameras at Mineta San Jose International Airport in San Jose, California spotted a 20-year-old person entering a restricted area, reported The Mercury News. When airport security personnel approached her, she not only resisted arrest, they found she also wasn’t carrying identification. At the time, it was the airport’s […]