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Seeing Clearly in the Cloud

Say the word ‘smart’ to most business leaders and you’ll hear a host of different perspectives on what it actually means. For some, the Smart Cities of the future will spring to mind. For others, it’s all about Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation. Within the video...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019
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Outdated firmware placing security cameras at risk of cyber attack

Outdated camera firmware and the failure to change default passwords are two of the biggest weaknesses when it comes to organisations’ cyber security defences in the surveillance arena. As the number of interconnected security devices continues to grow, keeping pace with...
Posted On 05 Dec 2019
Gary Trotter
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Video Surveillance-as-a-Service: Opportunities in the Loss Prevention Sector

Video Surveillance-as-a-Service (VSaaS) is an innovative solution for many of the security and surveillance monitoring challenges facing today’s loss prevention professionals. The global market for VSaaS is growing rapidly and is expected to reach £1.5 billion in 2020 and,...
Posted On 08 Oct 2019
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Sarix Professional Series 3 fixed IP cameras for end users introduced by Pelco

Intelligent video surveillance solutions specialist Pelco has released the Sarix Professional (Pro) Series 3 fixed IP cameras. Offered in mini-dome, bullet, box and wedge configurations, these IP cameras deliver a balanced set of features and performance at affordable price...
Posted On 19 Aug 2019
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LILIN adds entry-level outdoor IP bullet camera to video surveillance product mix

LILIN Americas, an entity of Taiwan-based IP video surveillance solutions manufacturer Merit LILIN, has further strengthened its line-up of IP cameras with the MR832 bullet camera. Designed to help security professionals easily deploy an outdoor surveillance system, the MR832...
Posted On 23 Apr 2019
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Threat detection platform delivers 36% reduction in staff injuries for Post Office

An integrated security system that includes new IP cameras and two-way audio technology has seen the rate of injuries as a result of attacks on Post Office staff decline by 36% in just three years. This follows the deployment of a sophisticated monitoring and intelligent threat...
Posted On 23 Jan 2019
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IP Data Switches versus Video IP Switches: The Technical Aspects Explained for End Users

For many years, the trend in CCTV has been to convert and integrate existing analogue CCTV systems into IP networks. Today, that trend is accelerating. However, a new trend in IP is emerging and, as Rudolf Rohr asserts, it’s one that demands careful consideration. Relating...
Posted On 02 Jan 2019
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CCTV: Avoiding Expensive IT Storage Mistakes

The benefits of HD IP cameras are well known, with such solutions now rapidly replacing older analogue and early IP camera systems. Whether the images are being stored for longer, or the higher resolution of the cameras is generating more data, it’s clear that more storage is...
Posted On 27 Jun 2018
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UK’s “largest and most advanced” Experience Centre opens to showcase Best in Class intelligent surveillance technology

Axis Communications has helped to solve one of the largest challenges within the surveillance industry today thanks to the launch of its new Experience Centre that’s designed to educate visitors on the potential for Internet of Things (IoT) technology, which is brought to...
Posted On 31 May 2017
Carl Meason
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The World As We Don’t Know It

Is there a future for the security sector as we understand it? What’s more, is that sector fully prepared for what the future is already throwing its way? With due consideration of the sheer pace of technological advance, Carl Meason maps out what the 4th Industrial Revolution...
Posted On 20 Jan 2017
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