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Massive Deployment of Face Recognition Systems in Moscow

Moscow has been bringing CCTV (Closed Circuit TV) security to the next level, through a partnership that brings artificial intelligence to bear in ways that will make face recognition more accurate and more intuitive. Moscow’s Department of Information Technologies has recently finished deploying a city-wide, 160,000-camera video surveillance system that integrates facial recognition technology from NtechLab. Yet only a portion of those is currently active, due to the cost of implementing the technology.

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Occly LLC Introduces the First Wearable Body Cam Alarm System for the Security and Industrial Safety Industries

Occly LLC manufacturers the first wearable Body Cam Alarm System, featuring four cameras that capture nearly 280 degrees around a worker to provide employee safety and protection. The system continuously records an employee's environment, compressing, encrypting and storing them on the Occly hardware.

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Melco Plans Facial Recognition System for Japan Casino, Promises Government Access

Hong Kong-based casino operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment has announced plans for a new facility in Japan that will make extensive use of facial recognition technology.

In a statement announcing the new resort, Melco asserted that “the world’s most advanced facial recognition technology” will be “integrated throughout the entire property” to allow for “responsible gaming and security.”

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Dahua Smart Locks Combine Convenience and Safety in One

A safer home starts with a smarter lock! As a leading solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, Dahua Technology released new series of smart locks - Bluetooth Series and Bluetooth &Wireless 433 series to bring enhanced and more convenient protection to people.

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A Delight Without a Doubt – Dallmeier Video Security Solution in the Elbphilharmonie

The ceremonial opening of the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg was celebrated on 11 January 2017 with a gala evening attended by many leading lights in politics, business and culture and a concert by the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra. A video security system by Dallmeier formed part of the arrangements providing security in and around the new city landmark and protection for the inaugural guests, who included German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel. The full-IP system was planned and installed by Hamburg-based DEKOM Video Security & Network GmbH, a member of the Dallmeier group of companies.

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Hub Southern Cross Installs SALTO Keyless Access Control

Co-working spaces are becoming an increasingly important sector of the real estate market and one pioneering company, Hub Australia, is on a mission to create a state-of-the-art home for small to large businesses to prosper and grow.

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ONVIF Hosts 17th Annual Developers’ Plugfest

ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, hosted its 17th ONVIF Developers’ Plugfest in early November in Seoul, South Korea – the group’s second largest plugfest ever and the largest in the past five years. With multiple testings of ONVIF conformant products, the Developers’ Plugfest included interoperability testing for all six ONVIF profiles, including prototypes for the Release Candidate of Profile T for advanced streaming.

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Tata Communications’ new Asia Chief to Enable Accelerated Business Growth for Enterprises in the Region

Tata Communications today announces the appointment of Andrew Yeong as its head of sales for Asia region. In his new role, Andrew will be responsible for the growth of Tata Communications’ business across all industry verticals, focussing on providing transformation services to large corporations in the region.

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Terror Fears Power Growth for China’s Hikvision

Surveillance camera maker teams up with Intel, SAP and Sony

BEIJING -- Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology, the world leader in surveillance camera systems, is growing rapidly by exploiting its close ties to the Chinese government and tapping demand among countries strengthening anti-terrorism measures.

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Milipol Paris 2017: Aeraccess Unveils New Hawkeye UAS

French drone manufacturer Aeraccess unveiled its new Hawkeye man-packable micro UAS at the Milipol internal security fair near Paris.

According to Shehzaad Callachand, general manager at Aeraccess, the Hawkeye has been designed to carry out ‘over the wall’ reconnaissance in support of special operations forces (SOF). The drone is also capable of conducting perimeter surveillance and monitoring duties.