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  • Lighting Up the Scene for Effective Video Surveillance
    Special considerations must be given to lighting when designing a video surveillance system. Existing lighting conditions at the site often need to be compensated for, may it be brightness, darkness, contrast or a mixture. Sites with complex lighting conditions can be challenging to tackle.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 7 / 21
  • Moving About in Airports with Biometric Scanning: The World at Your Fingertips
    Advanced technologies such as biometrics-credentialing kiosks are not just seen in movies;they are gradually appearing in high-risk settings such as at airport customs. Not only do biometrics help screen travelers, they are also exceptional management tools in safeguarding restricted areas and keepi
    Editor / Provider: Camille Shieh | Updated: 2011 / 7 / 6
  • Video Content Analysis: The Last Mile is Key
    Statistics indicated that roughly US$50 million was spent on PC- and server-based video analytics back in 2008, whereas market forecasts for this year and 2012 are estimated at $120 to $140 million. Turning raw video into actionable information is invaluable not only for security purposes, but also
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 27
  • Axis Cameras Mounted at Danish Housing Cooperative Society
    The cooperative housing society Gersager Park in the Danish town of Greve has 1,100 apartments with some 2,500 tenants. At Gersager Park, they have never had any particular problems, but since security cameras were installed in a neighboring housing area that was having problems, the tenants at Gers
    Editor / Provider: Axis Communications | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 15
  • Mobotix Cameras Congregate at UK Historic Church
    Mobotix, a manufacturer of network-based video security systems has shared details of a project at the parish of St. Nicholas, one of the UK's oldest churches, that has deployed surveillance technology to protect against theft and vandalism while offering access to special services via the Internet.
    Editor / Provider: Mobotix | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 14
  • Scottish Communications Upgrades UK Retail Store Surveillance System
    Situated in rural Perthshire 10 miles north of Pitlochry, The House of Bruar is one of Scotland's well-known retail experiences that boasts some of the country's finest produce, clothing and rural artwork.
    Editor / Provider: Scottish Communications Group | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 14
  • Bridging the Analog-IP Gap
    The name "encoder" does not really do these technological miracles justice. These investment-protecting, budget-saving marvels build a bridge between two generations of surveillance technology and bring harmony to your network.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Axis Communications | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 14
  • Norbain Provides Access Control to UK Refrigerated Haulage Company
    McCulla (Ireland) offers a complete range of refrigerated haulage services across Ireland, the U.K. and Europe. Securing its premises and customers' stock, the McCulla office and main storage site in Lisburn, in the south of Ireland, benefits from Suprema access control solution supplied by Norbain.
    Editor / Provider: Norbain | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 8
  • Memoori: Will Economic Setbacks Reduce Business Opportunities in the Security Industry?
    This time last year economic indicators took a hit with major concerns about the need for countries within the Euro Zone to cut back on public expenditure; in order to repay their massive debts. While this did have an effect on demand for security equipment it was marginal and the fragile recovery i
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Memoori Business Intelligence | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 8
  • Take a Pulse on International Market Dynamics
    Almost halfway into 2011, a&s surveys and gathers regional market updates for your reference, with specific focus on the analog-to-IP transition and HD development in the real world.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 6 / 3