Blog posts tagged as “Security Center” (48 results)

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

Why Retailers Should Consider Unifying POS and Surveillance

August 17, 2016

Using video technology to influence loss metrics at a point of sale (POS) is not a new concept for loss prevention. Cash theft, intentional voids, sweet-hearting, fraudulent use of credit cards, and unintentional mistakes are examples of losses that occur at POS that video can ultimately help identify. … Read more

Tags:   Unification / Security Center / Video Surveillance

3 Most Common Questions about Unifying Access Control and VMS - Question 3

August 9, 2016

“Is there a right time to unify my video surveillance and access control systems?” The short answer is no. Ways to merge disparate video and access control have been around for years and will still be available tomorrow. However, the sooner you do invest in unifying your video surveillance and access control systems, the sooner your organization will be able to realize the associated time and cost efficiencies of working from and maintaining a single security platform. … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Unification / Security Center

Partner Perspective: Quantum

August 2, 2016

The experience of being stuck in traffic, late for an appointment, imagining alternative routes you might have taken if you’d only known what was ahead, is universal. As surveillance video finds new applications beyond traditional security purposes, improving transportation is an area a lot of people can get behind. … Read more

Tags:   Unification / Security Center / Video Surveillance

Partner Perspective: BioConnect

July 18, 2016

A lot has changed in the past 15 years in terms of technology. At BioConnect, we live in the world of identity, security and biometrics... an industry where growth, adaptability and change are paramount in order to fit into the demands of our technological world today. … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Unification / Security Center

3 Most Common Questions about Unifying Access Control and VMS - Question 2

July 12, 2016

‘Do I need to rip and replace my systems?’ It depends on many factors like whether your current hardware is proprietary or not, but generally speaking, no, you should have other options. Having to consider a rip-and-replace scenario is a realistic and common challenge for organizations interested in merging existing video and access control systems. Often times, this situation will tempt an organization to pursue a simple integration. … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Unification / Security Center

How does Authentication Work?

July 5, 2016

Hacking has been making headlines in recent years, and, so far, 2016 is no exception … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Synergis / Unification / Security Center / Unified Security Platform

Partner Perspective: Axis Communications

June 28, 2016

With video surveillance, you can never have enough quality or too much storage … Read more

Tags:   Security Center / Unified Security Platform / Video Surveillance / H.264 / Omnicast / VMS

Who Can Benefit Most From Subscriptions

June 20, 2016

Chris Ritter, Director of Sales, North East US at Genetec, shares his views on the types of installations and clients that can benefit most from Security Center Subscription in this short Q&A. … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Synergis / Unification / Security Center / Unified Security Platform