Effective perimeter protection without the false alarms

    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 springs to mind, but over the years the security […]

      Data center security, from the perimeter to the rack

      If data is the new oil, as has often been claimed, are data centers the new power stations? It might sound like a grand claim, but when more and more of the data storage, processing and analytics that underpins so many aspects of business and society is handled by data centers, it’s perhaps not so […]

        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 […]

          Critical Infrastructure safety and security: Oil & Gas as the ideal example

          Its name highlights its importance. Critical Infrastructure is defined as those systems, networks and assets that are essential for the functioning of a society and economy. Areas of Critical Infrastructure include the provision of energy, the extraction and production of oil and gas, mining, telecommunications, water treatment and sewage, food production, and manufacturing. All of […]

            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 […]

              #GSX19: Opening the door to new possibilities with network solutions

              What does the future hold for your business? What challenges lie ahead from a security and business standpoint? Whether you’re a director of security, a small business owner or your position lies somewhere in-between, the decisions you make impact your organization. That’s why it’s crucial to not only purchase the right network solutions but do […]