Award-Winning Idis Camera Keeps Watch Over Guatemala’s Mountain of Fire

I DIS video technology is proving itself in one of the toughest and most dramatic applications: 24/7 monitoring of volcanic activity at Guatemala’s Volcan de Fuego. This volcano, one of the world’s most active and dangerous, is now watched day and night in order to give early warning of impending eruptions. Continual live footage can be viewed online by emergency agencies, scientists and residents, all captured by IDIS’ award winning 8MP 31x IR PTZ camera. Even from over nine miles away, the 8-megapixel model is delivering ultra-high definition, full day,…

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Mastercard Selects Rekor Systems to Enable Touchless Economy

Rekor Systems, Inc, (REKR) a Maryland-based company providing real-time roadway intelligence through AI-driven decisions, recently announced that Mastercard is integrating the Company’s subscription based Edge proprietary vehicle recognition technology into its AI Powered Drive Through Platform. Mastercard’s AI Powered Drive Through platform, provided in partnership with Rekor, can help major quick service restaurant brands transform their drive through or drive in interactions through vehicle recognition, voice ordering, and artificial intelligence. “This is a significant milestone for our Company as we continue to actively pursue the commercial segment of our business.…

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Barco’s Next Generation RGB Laser Rear-Projection Video Walls Enable a Smaller Ecological Footprint in Control Rooms

Barco, a world leader in professional visualization, introduces its new generation RGB laser rear-projection video walls and reinforces its commitment to the mission-critical control room market. The newest generation offering strengthens the value proposition of rear-projection technology as the reliable, sustainable and long-lifetime visualization solution, and will be available for both new installations and to upgrade the installed base As a broad visualization solution supplier, Barco offers rear-projection, LCD and LED indoor video walls, allowing one to optimize the visualization outcome – depending on the specific application and customer needs.…

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Idis Video Technology Cuts Crime and Improves Neighbourhood Environment for London Residents

An upgrade of video technology at a south London residential estate has proved so effective that the system has been immediately scaled-up. The IDIS video solution, implemented by Hall & Kay Security Engineering at the Meridian South Development in Hither Green, is less obtrusive than the system it replaced, yet it immediately delivered better results, with a number of incidents tackled – to the surprise of the culprits. Although the mixed development, comprising 440 owner-occupied and rented properties, is a safe and pleasant neighbourhood for most of the time, to…

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Attend to the Right Things at the Right Time with Prama Hikvision AcuSense Technology for Warehouse Monitoring

Many warehouses store expensive inventory and equipment. With people and transportation constantly flowing in and out of the warehouse property, it’s a constant hub of activity. It puts them at risk for many things, like a fire, or a flood, product damage, or employee safety. Among them, theft is a critical problem. Warehouses have commonly incorporated video cameras to help catch activity in and around the property. But in most cases, when loss is identified, the warehouse manager or security staff turn to the video security system to search for…

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MVIS/ Bartco UK Joins Forces with 360 Vision Technology for Road Safety Technology Development

UK companies MVIS/ Bartco UK and 360 Vision Technology have joined forces on a technology innovation to produce an intelligent, solar-powered, trailer-based IP video surveillance platform. Aptly named ‘Solar IP,’ the unit is currently being deployed as an off-grid traffic management solution in several temporary roadworks and motorway schemes.   Commenting on the initiative and technology partnership, Matt Felce from MVIS/ Bartco UK stated, “We have been a market leader in the supply of trailer based variable message sign solutions for many years, and with IP technologies becoming more ‘power…

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How Enterprise Networks can Address the Growing Issues of Internet Traffic

Increasing internet traffic is a major concern that needs immediate attention. Enterprises are pressurized to handle traffic and ensure that employees do not face application performance delays. At the same time, it is also important to have corporate networks secured. Web Application Firewall (WAF) and Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) play an important role in securing applications and further keeping our systems safe from malware or other threats. While we all understand that firewalls are needed, it is also a fact that the SSL/ TLS encrypted data flow from these firewalls majorly…

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Genetec Introduces Transit Portfolio to Unify Security and Operations

Transit agencies have traditionally relied on multiple single-purpose proprietary systems that don’t interconnect. To help security, IT, operations and vehicle maintenance staff work together, Genetec, a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, recently announced a portfolio of solutions designed to help transit organizations unify their security and operations from a single intuitive interface. The Genetec Transit Portfolio enables key stakeholders to work in sync using a solution that unifies wayside and onboard security with operational and intelligence products that leverage their existing security…

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MOBOTIX Donates Thermal TR Camera to AVIS Milano Blood Donation Bank

AVIS Milano, a blood bank association based in Milano, Italy, would also like to send a huge ‘Thank You’ to MOBOTIX, Ideologica and all others involved for graciously providing state-of-the-art security measures. A thermal technology system was donated by MOBOTIX, the German multinational manufacturing company, and installed completely free-of-charge by its partner, Ideologica from Bergamo. This generous gesture is a sign of solidarity that also represents an action of social responsibility at an international level, to support the Lombard capital in a time of serious difficulty. Lombardy is still one…

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Duratex Deploys Dahua Video Monitoring Solution to Detect Fires at Early Stage

Contrary to a widely shared popular belief, forest fires are not always caused by criminal actions. Depending on the location, fires may arise from natural causes such as frequency of lightning during a storm, or even due to lack of knowledge of local farmers in carrying out routine activities like clearing pasture areas that involves fire. These combustion related activities require thorough planning and correct timing. In line with this, Working On Fire (WOF) has extensive expertise in integrated fire management that combines prevention, readiness, response and recovery in possible…

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