How India is using technology to create smarter, safer cities

    According to the UN, by 2030 one in every three people globally will be living in cities with at least half a million inhabitants. While the increase in urban populations will not be without its challenges, technology presents the opportunity to create smart, safe environments. With the right systems in place, governments will be able […]

      Using video analytics to drive sustainability in business

      The growth in the sophistication of video analytics brings the opportunity to apply surveillance equipment beyond security and into business intelligence and decision-making. The insight provided into business operations has multiple applications, leading to significant potential cost savings and the promotion of sustainable business practices. A group of students from Aalto University in Helsinki used […]

        Levelling the retail analytics playing field

        Data. Increasingly at the heart of every business, the ability to collect, analyze and derive actionable insights from multiple sources if data in real-time can be the difference between winning a customer or seeing them captured by the competition. And one sector where the use of data can be to the difference between success and […]

          Banking branch transformation: security and openness combined

          While dematerialisation of processes is one of the top priorities of banks – with a view to internal efficiency and greater accessibility to services for customers – and an increasing number of customers are using ‘remote’ banking services such as ATMs, internet and mobile banking, there’s an assumption that the physical bank branch will disappear. […]

            Surveillance technology to protect endangered rhinos

            We like to think that our technology delivers great value for all of our customers, but sometimes we’re involved in projects that make us feel really proud. The security installation in South Africa that is helping to protect rhinos from poachers is certainly one of those. Over the past years, rhino poaching in Africa has […]

              The high street surveillance revolution – a journey towards intelligence

              There is a great competitive force at work against high street retailers, one that continues to tempt customers into spending their hard-earned cash elsewhere. This is of course online shopping, with online sales rising 17 per cent following a decline in high street footfall in 2016[1]. The proliferation of smart devices has further fuelled the […]