Blog posts tagged as “Transportation” (7 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

Finding People of Interest with License Plate Recognition

March 17, 2017

In a previous blog on automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), we explored how license plates can now be added as access control credentials to secure parking lots. Cities can benefit in similar ways to secure parking at municipal buildings and sites. But there’s more. By positioning ALPR cameras on main roadways, the system can alert law enforcement to wanted vehicles or people of interest. Curtis Krauel, Captain at the Palm Beach Police Department, said, “It’s like fishing with dynamite.” … Read more

Tags:   Law Enforcement / Transportation / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu / Unification

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

3 Reasons Why Airports Rely on Security Center

October 27, 2015     |    Author David Lenot

Over 80 airports around the world rely on Genetec™ solutions and services to keep travelers safe and secure. Some of these airports include Charles-de-Gaulle (CDG), Schiphol (AMS), Václav Havel Prague (PRG), Dubai International (DXB) and Al Maktoum (DWC), Tampa Airport (TPA), and, most recently, Auckland (AKL). Why? Here are the top 3 reasons why moving to Genetec™ is the right choice for airports: … Read more

Tags:   Transportation

Security Technology’s Impact on People and Mass Transit

February 26, 2015

Mass transit organizations center everything on the customer experience. Their objective is not only to keep existing customers, but also to grow their business by converting vehicle commuters. Inevitably, every department is focused on making the journey as convenient, efficient and safe as possible. … Read more

Tags:   Mass Transit / Transportation

Innovation Awards: Recognizing Partnership-Based Solutions

November 11, 2014

On November 6th, Security Technology & Executive Magazine presented Genetec with the "2014 Innovation Award," the "2014 Security Innovation Award" and the "Most Innovative Transit Security Project" for our work with Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). … Read more

Tags:   Awards / Mass Transit / Transportation / Video Surveillance

Extending Perimeter Security Across Vertical Markets

June 12, 2014

The week before last, I discussed the importance of airport perimeter security in response to the Mineta San Jose Airport breach in our blog called “Ramping Up Perimeter Security at Airports”, but there are many other organizations and industries that incorporate perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS) as part of a holistic security strategy. … Read more

Tags:   Transportation / Utilities / Security