Building safer cities for the future.
Safe cities attract businesses, foster innovation, and provide countless opportunities. With city populations on the rise, urban planners, municipal governments, and businesses have to make important decisions about safety and security. By working collaboratively, we can lay the groundwork that will ensure the continued success of our cities and their citizens.
Improve emergency preparedness
Maintaining a safe, secure environment is the top concern of every city. A cornerstone of keeping cities and citizens safe is the ability to respond quickly when unplanned events or natural disasters occur. By implementing emergency management solutions that facilitate public-private partnerships, cities can help stakeholders proactively assess and prepare for emergency situations in education, public utility, and other municipal areas.
Increase situational awareness
When it comes to ensuring public safety, and maintaining a secure environment, having a complete picture can make all the difference. Providing security and law enforcement with greater situational awareness is crucial. Cities need a solution that allows public organizations to grant police departments full system access to view cameras or lockdown facilities in order to respond to threats effectively.
Enhance operational efficiency
Today, cities have more people, assets, and information in motion than ever before. Without a comprehensive strategy, our urban environments run the risk of becoming inefficient places to live and work, which can lead to lost productivity, reduced quality of life, and increased crime. Cities require a solution that effectively and intelligently manages multiple aspects of daily life, including traffic, transportation, and infrastructure.
"When we are able to show that the video surveillance system serves to not only help police and deter crime, but also deliver more benefits to public safety, traffic management and the whole city, it’s easier to get people to get buy-in on the project, either through financial funds or general support; and that is exactly what we have been able to do with the Genetec Omnicast VMS. We are extremely satisfied with the system and would recommend it to anyone,”
Barry Whitton, Computer Systems Analyst at Cincinnati Police Department Technology and Systems Section
Solutions for cities
A comprehensive security platform that shows you the big picture gives you the ability to work smarter by providing enhanced situational awareness, improved operational efficiency, and increased productivity.
Protect people, operations, assets and environments by deploying an open, flexible video management system that allows operators to rapidly assess and respond to emerging threats and evolving situations.
Allow police officers, investigators, and security managers to gather digital evidence from a variety of sources and then easily store, manage, review, and share it from within a single application.
When the private sector deploys cost-effective cloud-based video monitoring, businesses can easily share and collaborate with law enforcement to help keep communities safe and thriving.
With a framework that facilitates public-private collaboration, you can build ties between stakeholders and encourage community-driven solutions that work towards common goals, including public safety, economic growth and operational efficiency.
Read more about solutions for cities.
Town of Palm Beach
Law enforcement in Town of Palm Beach leverage AutoVu™ ALPR and Omnicast™ Video Surveillance to secure leads in 99% of cases.
Dacorum Borough Council
Dacorum Borough Council invests in major surveillance upgrade to improve incident response and better service for residents and businesses.
City of Fort Lauderdale
City of Fort Lauderdale implements automatic license plate recognition system to automate multi-permit, transient and time-limited parking enforcement and to increase scofflaw identification.