Trends and Topics in 2017

January 17, 2017

This year marks our company's 20th anniversary. While a lot has changed in our industry since 1997, our team remains dedicated to delivering innovation that has a positive impact in the world around us. From the beginning, we have delivered solutions that address our customers' current and future needs. This year is no different. Below are a few of the trends we believe will continue to shape security and operations in 2017. … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Security / Video Surveillance / Trends

Season’s Greetings

December 20, 2016

From all of us at Genetec, we wish you a safe and happy holiday season! … Read more

AutoVu ALPR Testing – Advancing Testing Techniques

December 8, 2016

Have you ever thought about how to test Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR) technology? Because we have. In fact, we’ve thought about it a lot. When you consider how much the technology has changed in the decades since it was first invented, it’s not surprising that we’ve had to develop new ways to test it at every phase in its evolution. … Read more

Decision Support Series – Part 3

November 24, 2016

Now that we've covered how Mission Control can increase Situational Intelligence, we thought it would be a good time to get into Visualization and how it can help simplify the operator experience as your physical security system's complexity may increase over time. … Read more

Tags:   Unification

Partner Perspective: Bosch

November 16, 2016

There are as many requirements for security today as there are transit authorities. The threats facing methods of transportation are high. The distances to be secured are massive. Funding for security budgets is tight. Whether air, rail, or bus travel, all must be secured and constantly monitored for the sake of public safety. … Read more

Tags:   Unification / Video Surveillance

Decision Support Series – Part 2

November 10, 2016

In the first installment of our series, we talked about how Mission Control boosts an organizations decision and incident management capabilities by supporting good-decision making in the field. But how does it do that? … Read more

Tags:   Unification

Partner Perspective: Hanwha Techwin

October 25, 2016

Video surveillance as we know it has been disrupted. The image many still have of a security guard watching hundreds of black and white monitors at once no longer meets today’s security needs. … Read more

Tags:   Mass Transit / Unification / Video Surveillance

Decision Support Series

October 18, 2016

What’s security about in the 21st century? For many organizations, it’s about the ability to return to normal as quickly as possible after an incident. … Read more

Partner Perspective: BCDVideo

September 27, 2016

If you’ve ever been to a stadium for a concert or sporting event, you’ve had to pass through security. But, with thousands of people flooding into stadiums for these large events, monitoring for suspicious activity is too difficult for the staff on the ground alone. … Read more

Tags:   Stadiums and open venues / Security Center / Video Surveillance

How the Cloud Helps You Centralize Multi-Site Monitoring

September 7, 2016

Managing the security of multiple independent sites is usually an expensive proposition. Organizations will invest in a security system for each site, and then use operational capital to fund ongoing maintenance and system monitoring costs. … Read more

Tags:   Unification / Security Center / Video Surveillance