UITP report reveals digitalization giving rise to latest trends of video surveillance in public transport

    Over the past few years, the implementation of video surveillance across public transport has rapidly increased; as a result, the level of security within cities has become more stringent. In other words, it is becoming safer and more secure for passengers to use and for businesses to operate. Union Internationale des Transports Publics (UITP), together […]

      Benefits of using video surveillance in small businesses

      Small business owners work hard. Arriving first and leaving last, they often take their work home with them to make their business as successful as possible. Because of this, many business owners don’t take vacations and, when they do, they spend a lot of time worrying about how things are running in their absence. A […]

        Quality: more than meets the eye

        Why do people install surveillance cameras? It sounds like a silly question, but it’s not uncommon that the discussion deviates from the desired end-result and circles more around image resolution and other technical specifications. In the end the purpose of surveillance cameras is to ensure that the images can be used in a constructive way, […]

          Delivering aerial security through drone monitoring

          The use of drones – also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – is becoming ever more widespread across multiple industry sectors. While the majority of users of drones are doing so responsibly, and most applications and uses are having a positive impact, their use isn’t without issues. Because drones can be used as a […]

            The untapped potential of video analytics in bank branch transformation

            Given the growth in digital and mobile banking, every retail bank in the world is faced with the challenge of how to transform its network of branches. Though the number of physical bank branches in many markets across the world is reducing (though not all, it must be said) they are far from disappearing entirely. […]

              Increasing protection with drone detection analytics

              Dr. Markus Schoeler, Lead Engineer of Video Analytics at Dedrone, explores the new ways of dealing with drone intrusion. In January, the U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Aviation Administration officially reached one million registered drones in US airspace. Registration programs are emerging throughout the world. In its 2017 forecast, the FAA estimated that hobbyist […]