Hundure wins out with solutions, customization
Public transport bets on biometrics to boost safety and efficiency
The use of biometric technology is becoming increasingly popular in public transport, as issues like the on-train shooting in France spark debate on methods to ensure better protection for travelers.
How security drives data-driven decision-making at chain stores
With retail becoming increasingly competitive, operators all find themselves asking the same question: how to retain existing customers and bring even more customers to grow their business. To that end, security can help collect important data that improves operators' sales and marketing.
How to minimize cyberthreats in IP-based physical security systems
Companies have gradually started to change the architecture of their solutions in order to avoid cyberthreats. One approach is to change the security solution architecture in a way that will minimize the number of potential breach points.
Cross-functional communication and citizen engagement: technology enhancements for achieving situational awareness
Verint's Eran Wachman discusses how technological advancements and the proliferation of smart devices are creating a better environment for situational awareness.
Ingram Micro purchased by Tianjin Tianhai in US$6 billion deal
Technology distributor Ingram Micro has agreed to be purchased by Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company and become part of HNA Group, the largest stakeholder of Tianjin Tianhai, in the latest acquisition deal in the IT sector.
How secure is surveillance data accessed on mobile apps?
Mobile apps that can provide access to security solutions have become a standard facility for most solution providers. Such ‘on-the-go' access does raise some concerns, however, especially with regard to protecting surveillance data from unwanted, third-party access.
ADT merges with Protection 1, seeks to accelerate commercial expansion
With several merger and acquisition deals happening in security of recent, another one took place: ADT, a security solutions provider for homes and businesses, announced on February 16 it has been acquired by private equity firm Apollo Global Management, which will merge it with Protection 1, another home and commercial security company. The deal is worth nearly US$7 billion.
Synectics white paper identifies key aspects for airport surveillance practices
The number of global travelers has risen significantly over the past few years owing to increased affordability and accessibility of air transport. From a country's standpoint, this is a good thing as tourism is a boon to any economy. From a security standpoint, however, this complicates things as countries now have to deal with security threats brought about by increasing globalization.
What makes video effective in chain store shrink prevention
A major challenge chain operators deal with is shrinkage, or losses from employee/customer theft and other management issues. As a result, operators turn to video surveillance to prevent such losses. This article explores some of the features that make video surveillance for chain applications effective, and caveats that installers should be aware of.
ZKAccess on the need for partnerships among manufacturers
Given the challenging demands from today's customers, more and more security products manufacturers are looking to enter into partnerships with each other. One such company is ZKAccess, which joined hands with several other companies in 2015.
Robots in physical security – down the road, but still not close
VIVOTEK demos compression, intelligent solutions at secutech
Hunt integrates IoT devices with NVR
Seagate on how to choose an HDD and customer feedback on SRS
Will 5G be the answer to mainstream connected devices?
Safran to sell Morpho Detection to Smiths Group
Drone startups: carving out a niche for success
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