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North American market: Is AI ready for prime time?

North American market: Is AI ready for prime time?

Needless to say, artificial intelligence, or AI, has become a hot and much-talked about subject in the security industry. But will AI progress at the same speed in North America as it does in China? A...
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    Delta Electronics, a leader in power and thermal management solutions, announced August 8 its intention to acquire a stake in IP video manufacturer VIVOTEK, setting the stage for an acquisition that would help broaden Delta’s building automation offerings.
    2017/08/09
  • Video alarm verification: Adding value to dealers
    Video alarm verification adds a visual component to alarms, giving homeowners, monitoring stations and law enforcement visual verification of what’s going on. While this gives peace of mind for users, it also has an additional benefit: providing value to alarm dealers and installers.
    2017/08/08
  • Video alarm verification trend drives related solutions
    Increasingly, users, monitoring stations and law enforcement agencies are asking for video verification when an alarm goes off, so they can determine whether an alarm is real or false. As a result, more and more solutions providers are offering their solutions to help users in this regard.
    2017/08/04
  • Video alarm verification sets the trend amid high false alarm rates
    Inevitably, alarm systems can create false alarms, which cause problems for multiple stakeholders amid budget and manpower constraints. Adding a video component to alarms as a verification method, therefore, has become a trend in the alarms industry.
    2017/08/02
  • Taiwan institute announces draft standard on cybersecurity for video
    Taiwan’s Institute for Information Industry (III) has announced the draft standard on cybersecurity for IP video surveillance, seeking to help local manufacturers develop hardened, cyber secure products as they export to overseas markets.
    2017/07/28
  • Add value to construction projects with home automation
    With the property market becoming more competitive, developers are seeking to add value to their projects. Home automation, which brings greater ease and convenience to home residents, is one area that developers should consider, according to Fermax.
    2017/07/27
  • What to consider when installing a door entry system
    The technology behind a door entry system as well as the materials used are among the factors that should be considered. Ultimately, the installer should take into consideration the user’s own needs and requirement when implementing a system.
    2017/07/20
  • How deep learning increases the value of surveillance
    Deep learning has become a hot topic, enabling machines and systems equipped with powerful analytics to recognize things without much human supervision. More and more, this technology is being employed in the security industry, which can benefit from deep learning in numerous ways.
    2017/07/13
  • Advances in fiber optic sensing do wonders for perimeter security
    Perimeter protection is all about detection of threats or intrusion. As such detectors and sensors are still used in this regard. Increasingly, improvements have been made to fiber optic sensors to enhance their accuracy.
    2017/07/12
  • In video perimeter detection, integration is key
    Video plays a key role in helping identify an object – be it a human, an animal or a vehicle – detected along the perimeters of a facility or end-user organization. Typically, the video is integrated with other systems to verify as well as respond to an incident.
    2017/07/04