Blog posts tagged as “Security” (15 results)

How to ramp up perimeter security at airports

October 27, 2017

Every year, numerous perimeter security breach incidents are being reported in airports worldwide. With every breach, airport security directors are forced to re-examine how to better secure and manage their own airport boundaries. … Read more

Tags:   Airports / Transportation / Security / Video Surveillance

A cloud-first approach to city security

August 18, 2017

Securing a city doesn't come without challenges. A city typically encompasses so many diverse organizations and businesses which all revolve around the people that live, work and play within its borders. So ensuring community safety, deterring crime, and effectively handling threats requires many levels of involvement and many facets for consideration. … Read more

Tags:   Citywide Surveillance / Security

A Guide to Hardening Your Omnicast 4.x System

February 20, 2017

Security is what we do; and while we are technology innovators first, a big part of our job is ensuring our customers have the tools, resources, and knowledge to get the most out of our security solutions. … Read more

Tags:   Channel / Technology / Security / Unified Security Platform / Omnicast

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

How Airports Evolve 10-Year Old Security Systems

November 6, 2015     |    Author David Lenot

Airports place significant value on these three security platform features. However, what happens over time as airports evolve their security? … Read more

Tags:   Airports / Transportation / Security

Why Unification is the Best Strategy for Mass Venue Security

February 3, 2015

According to a report from NBC News published before kick-off this past Sunday at Super Bowl XLIX, officers were scanning “more than 500 security cameras, and using technology that includes armored Bearcat vehicles, license plate readers, thermal imaging devices and radiation detectors.” … Read more

Tags:   Citywide Surveillance / Mass Transit / Cloud / Security / Sipelia IP Intercom

2 of the Most Important Questions to Ask Airport Security Departments

January 29, 2015

Approach the security department of any international airport and ask them: ‘What is the single most important aspect of your security system?’ and you will likely hear: uninterrupted system availability. Airports simply cannot afford any downtime. These are mission critical security systems where video from cameras and other critical data need to be accessible at any point, from any location. … Read more

Tags:   Airports / Security

How Security Technology Can Help Address Citywide Challenges

December 3, 2014

Securing a city doesn't come without challenges. A city typically encompasses so many diverse organizations and businesses which all revolve around the people that live, work and play within its borders. So ensuring community safety, deterring crime, and effectively handling threats requires many levels of involvement and many facets for consideration. … Read more

Tags:   Citywide Surveillance / Security

Why Cities Should Visit Smart City Expo in Barcelona

November 14, 2014     |    Author Patrice Belmonte

Smart City Expo is a global event that brings together government and city leaders, media, analysts and technology providers in the cities space. This year, Genetec will be joining Microsoft CityNext partners in Barcelona from November 18-20, booth #D404, to discuss the issues and opportunities that the city sector is facing, and how connected technologies can help governments achieve more. … Read more

Tags:   Event / Citywide Surveillance / Security / Technology Partners

Best Practices for Selecting Campus Security Systems

August 25, 2014

Colleges and universities the world over have huge responsibilities. In addition to shaping the minds and ideas of the next generation, they are also responsible for helping to turn adolescents into responsible adults. An important, but often unseen, part of this is keeping students safe and their campus incident-free. … Read more

Tags:   Citywide Surveillance / Education / Security / Consultants