Tallest Building in the European Union Relies on HID Mobile Access® to Support Multiple Tenants

HID Global, a worldwide company in trusted identity solutions, announced the successful implementation of its HID Mobile Access solution and mobile-enabled readers in Varso Place, the site of the tallest skyscraper in the European Union, which allows more than 7,000 people to move more freely and securely throughout the building. Located in Warsaw, Poland, Varso Place is HB Reavis’ latest development and most ambitious project to date. Designed by world famous British architects, Fosters + Partners, it comprises three buildings in a 144,000 square meter area. The project’s showstopper is…

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Continental Selects Everbridge to Increase Corporate Resilience

Everbridge, Inc., the global provider of critical event management (CEM), recently announced that Continental, one of the world’s leading global automotive parts suppliers, will deploy Everbridge CEM solutions to integrate and streamline the company’s emergency and crisis response initiatives across four global teams. Everbridge was selected to enable the integrated communications and response platform after an intense and deep project evaluation by Continental. Continental AG, headquartered in Hanover, Germany employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. The global manufacturer recently celebrated its 150 year anniversary. “In a…

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Evolv Technology Helps Mercedes-Benz Stadium Fans Stay Safe

Evolv Technology, the player in weapons detection security screening, recently announced results from its partnership with Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta to provide a more enjoyable, frictionless, and safe experience for fans. The stadium uses the company’s artificial intelligence (AI)-based system, Evolv Express®, to screen fans as they arrive at the stadium for games and other events, without requiring them to stop or remove items from their pockets or policy-compliant bags. Prior to installing Evolv Express, seven out of ten fans cited their arrival at the stadium as an area of…

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How Video in the Cloud Lightens the Load for Security at Bulgaria’s Twin Airports

Double the pleasure – double the fun! The tourist attractions of ‘twin’ coastal airports in Varna and Burgas, Bulgaria, bring throngs through customs and ensure a busy scene for Fraport Bulgaria. They have partnered for over 10 years with Milestone Systems for ongoing development of their centralized, efficient and flexible video surveillance system, which meets their security demands as they grow. Fraport Bulgaria moved from analog security technology to an IP-networked Milestone and Axis solution, which enabled them to later add Agent Vi AI analytics then progress into a cloud…

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Hikvision Technology Helps Steel Maker to Improve Employee Safety and Efficiency

“In the past, blast furnace inspections were completely manual. Workers needed to use a temperature gun to detect the surface temperature of the furnace, spending a lot of time. Moreover, there were many safety hazards such as gas poisoning and fall injuries. So we have to figure out effective solutions to protect employee health and safety in this dangerous process” Yin Fengwei, a Native of Anshan and the General Manager of the Anshan branch of Yutai Security The steelmaking process is very complicated. Putting the ore into the furnace to…

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Barbados, the World’s Newest Republic, Relies on HID Global to Supply Newly Designed ePassport

HID Global, the worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, is pleased to announce that it will be supplying a newly designed passport to Barbados that reflects both the country’s transition to a republic as well as its cultural elements. HID Global moved quickly to ensure that from the moment Barbados became a republic, the passports issued reflect this historic change. Barbados is considered to have the Caribbean region’s most powerful passport, according to the Henley Passport Index. “We look forward to working with HID to finalize the new book design…

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Transport for West Midlands Deploys Idis and 4Sight Anpr Traffic Management Solution

A network of 200 IDIS cameras supporting ANPR image analysis software from 4Sight has been deployed to improve traffic management in the UK West Midlands region. Supporting efficient highways management and contributing to economic growth. The solution enables detailed analysis of traffic flows, helping to minimise congestion, reduce journey times, and improve safety. Systems integrator Total Integrated Solutions provided Transport for West Midlands with an innovative solution combining high performance specialist IDIS 3MP DC-B3303X cameras seamlessly integrated with 4Sight’s self-configuring adaptive appearance modelling software. The superior light handling performance of…

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Making ‘Second Largest City of Nagaland’ a Safer & Smarter Place with AI Powered Videonetics Unified Solution

The Customer Located in the extreme eastern part of India, the second largest city of Nagaland boasts a resident population of almost 100,000 and spans 20 square kilometres. It is at an elevation of 1444 metres with majorly mountainous terrain. The city is constantly expanding, with more and more people migrating to this city for better work opportunities and standard of living. Moreover, it is a popular tourist destination of Nagaland with museums, cathedral churches, botanical gardens to name a few. Therefore, tourism also plays an important role in the…

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Another Major Win for Smart Building Application

Background In its efforts to expand into vertical markets, Delta Electronics commissioned global leading IP surveillance provider, VIVOTEK, to create a comprehensive smart IP surveillance solution for its new Chungli Plant in Taiwan. Using a series of network cameras centrally managed by an online image management system and processed using AI-based image analysis software, the solution can issue instantaneous in-plant alerts while providing images of targeted areas in real-time, allowing for rapid response and ensuring an ideal work environment. VIVOTEK’s smart IP surveillance solution not only creates a safer workplace…

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How the Smart City Vision has become a Reality with Milestone Video and IBM AI

Intelligent solutions are proving technology is indispensable for people safety in city life. In such places as Copenhagen, Stockholm and Denver, integrated systems raise the quality of living through reduced crime and safer transportation. In Poland, Katowice has one of the most advanced and flexible systems. In this capital city, Milestone’s video management platform centralizes monitoring, increasing security and coordinating services. Challenge: Help to scale out operations, add AI The first video cameras were installed in Katowice in 2001, when the city invested in 16 analog devices installed in the…

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