Dahua AI Technology Ranked #1 In The Onera Satellite Change Detection (OSCD) Evaluation

Recently, Dahua Technology’s AI-based Remote Sensing Image Analysis Technology has obtained first place in the comprehensive precision ranking of the Onera Satellite Change Detection (OSCD) Evaluation released by Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS). This achievement fully demonstrates Dahua Technology’s continuous development and innovation capabilities in the field of remote sensing image change detection. OSCD (Onera Satellite Change Detection) is jointly issued and maintained by the International Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers (IEEE), and the Image Analysis and Data Fusion Technical Committee (IADF TC). It is an international authoritative…

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Hikvision Announces Full-year 2019 and First Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Hikvision, an IoT solutions provider with video as its core competency, has released its 2019 annual report. In 2019, Hikvision generated total revenue of RMB57.66 billion thereby achieving a year-over-year (YoY) growth of 15.69%, and net profits attributable to shareholders of the company was RMB12.41 billion, reflecting a YoY growth of 9.36%. The total overseas revenue amounted to RMB16.24 billion, with YoY growth of 14.43%, and the revenue in the domestic market (China) in 2019 was RMB 41.42 billion, with YoY growth of 16.20%.   Hikvision’s innovative businesses achieved solid…

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Prama Hikvision Adds Innovative Features of Temperature Screening and Mask Wearing Alert to MinMoe Face Recognition Terminal

Prama Hikvision, an IoT solutions provider with video as its core competency, has added innovative features like temperature screening function and mask wearing alert to its ground-breaking MinMoe face recognition terminal product range. Hikvision’s face recognition terminals are embedded with deep-learning algorithms for access control with value added features. Hikvision’s DS-K1T607TEF MinMoe face recognition terminal is a kind of access control device integrated with temperature screening function. It can fast take skin-surface temperature and upload abnormal temperature event to the center, which can be widely applied in multiple scenarios such…

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NIST Releases Version 1.0 of Privacy Framework

Today’s data-driven society has a tricky balancing act to perform – building innovative products and services that use personal data while still protecting people’s privacy. To help organizations keep this balance, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is offering a new tool for managing privacy risk. The agency has just released Version 1.0 of the NIST Privacy Framework – a tool for improving privacy through enterprise risk management. Developed from a draft version in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, the framework provides a useful set of privacy…

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Hikvision Wins Twin Accolades

Prestigious Innovative Achievement Award at the 2019 Detektor International Awards Hikvision has been awarded the Innovative Achievement Award for its thermal and optical network Turret camera at the 2019 Detektor International Awards in Sweden. The award was given in the category of Alarm and Detection. About the Hikvision camera, the jury said, “Through a combination of smart analytics, and thermal and optical technologies, Hikvision succeeds in offering an impressive solution for early detection and optimum performance.”   Marcel Wiechmann, Thermal Products Manager at Hikvision Europe was present at the ceremony…

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Socionext Collaborates with Foxconn and Network Optix

New, compact, powerful edge computing platforms for ‘smart’ applications Socionext Inc., a world leading system-on-chip (SoC) solutions provider, has introduced new, intelligent, scalable edge-AI solutions developed in partnership with Foxconn Technology Group and Network Optix Inc. The newly launched solutions are powered by a scalable, 24-core Arm Cortex-A53 SoC offering exceptional CPU performance, which provides excellent processing speed and power-savings. The new system is designed to support the most demanding edge computing, smart energy, Internet of Things (IoT), and real-time data processing applications. Socionext and Foxconn have collaborated on the…

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MOBOTIX Receives ‘Secure by Default’ Certification

MOBOTIX has been awarded ‘Secure by Default’ certification in the UK. The certification for the new MOBOTIX 7 platform includes the new IP video system M73, launched at the MOBOTIX Global Partner Conference in October 2019, as well as the Mx6 product line. This highlights MOBOTIX’ ongoing focus on cyber security and privacy protection. MOBOTIX has been approved based on the 12 guiding principles of the surveillance camera commissioner. The company is now globally enabled to use the official ‘Secure by Default’ logo. Proactive approach to cyber security Self-certification allows…

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Facial Recognition Hardware to Feature on Over 800M Mobiles by 2024, but Software Will Win Out

A new report from Juniper Research found that facial recognition hardware such as Face ID on recent iPhones, will be the fastest growing form of smartphone biometric hardware. This means it will reach over 800 million in 2024, compared to an estimated 96 million in 2019. The new research, Mobile Payment Authentication – Biometrics, Regulation & Forecasts 2019-2024, however, notes that the majority of smartphone facial recognition will be software-based, with over 1.3 billion devices having that capability by 2024. This is made possible by advances in AI, with companies…

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Thales Leverages New Technologies to Boost Biometric Matching Performance Whilst Halving Environmental Impact

Thales applies innovative Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) technology, designed for massive parallel data processing, to power its biometric matching system. With Gemalto’s commercial off-the-shelf FPGA solution, Thales allows the number of servers to be cut in half and dramatically limits the overall carbon footprint. Border agencies introducing entry/ exit systems, and other government agencies requiring real-time response can now benefit from low latency biometric data processing and greater scalability, while saving costs. Thalesis using innovative assets from the aerospace industry to boost its Biometric Matching System (BMS) performance while reducing…

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Upstream & Fujitsu Security Partner for Vehicle Security

Fujitsu Limited and Upstream Security Ltd., cutting-edge security solution provider for connected vehicles, recently announced a partnership for vehicle cybersecurity. The companies will collaborate in the development of security operations solutions for connected vehicles. As more vehicles are connected to the network, they are increasingly prone to the growing risk of cyber-attacks. International and domestic committees such as UNECE/ WP.29 have already started discussing regulation and standardization of cybersecurity for connected vehicles. Car manufacturers and fleet operators need to address and protect against vehicle data loss and unlawful vehicle application…

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