Top 10 security news stories of 2015
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.
Financial benefits of security as a service for systems integrators
The security industry is going through a tough phase - revenues are not growing much, sales margins aren't as wide as they used to be, and profits are increasingly difficult to make. In this context, security as a service comes as a refreshing mode of income for the systems integrator.
Paxton Access: Moving from devices to integrated systems
Paxton Access, a UK-based company, has carved a niche for themselves in the security market, with their flagship network access control systems. Soon to launch an integrated building intelligence system, Paxton is now poised to further solidify its position as a leading global access control solution provider.
Security as a service goes beyond residential to large-scale projects
Until recently, the market for security as a service (SaaS) was mostly restricted to residential sector. But with improved technology and better customer awareness, larger organizations are opting for SaaS.
AEC 2015: More opportunities across Thailand and ASEAN
Soon, Thailand will have a free flow of labor with other ASEAN member countries, thanks to ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015. The 10 nations of ASEAN have prepared mutual recognition arrangements (MRA) that specify the basic qualifications for professionals to work freely in each other's countries, as well as creating an environment for local companies to increase sales, open operations outside
secutech 2016 to feature Systems Integrator Forum
secutech, one of the leading security shows in Asia, has been devoted to providing the industry with a platform to discover cutting-edge technologies and experienced suppliers for over 18 years; the 19th edition of secutech will take the lead to showcase value-added applications and intelligent surveillance systems, instead of standard, common devices on the market.
How Thailand plans to improve safety after Bangkok bombing
On August 17, a bombing occurred inside the Erawan Shrine, Bangkok, which killed 20 people and injured 125. Unfortunately, according to local authorities, most of the security cameras on the culprit's getaway route were broken, and the lack of modern equipment needed to track the culprit led to several setbacks in the investigations.
Security distributors, how's your rapport with manufacturers?
There are no two ways of looking at it -- the security industry is going through a tough phase. In this context the manufacturer-distributor relationship is extremely significant.
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Facial recognition systems: a toss-up between security and privacy?
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Is video surveillance stepping into virtual reality?
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