How smart buildings differ across industries
Biometric technology goes beyond ATMs in banking sector
Automated teller machines (ATM) are one of the most popular segments in the banking sector for biometrics technology, but it is by no means the only one. Advancements in measuring human body characteristics have given rise to several new opportunities for biometric applications in financial institutions.
The growing role of RFID in health care
RFID increasingly becoming an important player in the health care sector. Here we look at two specific RFID applications for this vertical.
Security reaches new heights in Vietnam
Vietnam has recently become an attractive foreign investment destination due to a less heavily regulated business environment and more flexible labor laws. GDP in Vietnam expanded 6.8 percent in the third quarter of 2015 over the same period of the previous year. Goldman Sachs forecast that Vietnam's economy, which currently ranks 55th in the world, will rank 17th in 2025 with total GDP rising to
LEAPIN Digital Keys leaping to easier hotel access
LEAPIN Digital Keys, a relatively new player in the security industry, entered the field with a vision: to ensure an easy and fast check-in experience at hotels and resorts via the digital key technology.
Why 'Make in India' will bring security manufacturing to India
The Indian government has been trying to promote its ‘Make in India' campaign ever since its current Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power. We take a look at what makes India an ideal manufacturing hub of the future.
European migrant crisis and the security industry's role
Europe faces an unprecedented migrant crisis, the largest ever since the World War II. How can the security industry help the situation?
AMTK's fiber IP cameras solve long-distance transmission problem
In an IP video surveillance project, CAT 5 LAN cables may have connection issues when the distance is too far, even a PoE repeater cannot maintain a stable signal over a kilometer distance. A fiber IP camera, offered by A-MTK, could solve this issue.
ADLINK media cloud server with MediaManager software for high-performance transcoding
Video surveillance technologies are widely used in urban security systems today. Intelligent video analytics are an important aspect of video surveillance technology, using image recognition processing to identify the existence of security threats that have already occurred or may occur in the future, and alerting users in real-time.
Selection of network devices in public transportation stations
Network devices also play another key role in securing a robust network transmission within the station, between stations to the operations control center, and mobile centers. They include Ethernet switches, extenders, routers, and media converters, and are mostly located inside the stations and by the waysides. According to Louis Chen, Technical Team Manager of Sales Department at EtherWAN System
With technology, Asia cities become safer and smarter: Hikvision
Asian cities are expected to become safer and smarter, as municipalities turn to technology to achieve further administrative efficiency, said Derek Yang, General Sales Director for Asia at Hikvision Digital Technology, in a recent interview.
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