Azena to host ESCON 2021 conference to explore innovation in AI video analytics

Leaders from OMDIA, Novaira Insights, Prosegur, Siemens, Vivotek, Sensormatic, milestone to discuss role of analytics in future market direction Breakout sessions to focus on application development and project planning and implementation Azena experts to discuss advancements to open platform to enhance delivery of innovative applications MUNICH – 24 November, 2021 — Azena is announcing that it will host ESCON 2021, a free…

Hakimo unveils enterprise AI software for intelligent access control monitoring

Sam Joseph, cofounder and CEO of Hakimo

Hakimo’s AI software serves as a workforce multiplier, enabling GSOCs to handle 5x the amount of alarms without additional manpower MENLO PARK, CALIF. — November 23, 2021 — Hakimo, a venture-backed company dedicated to modernizing physical security, is announcing the release of its smart monitoring software powered by artificial intelligence (AI) to holistically manage enterprise physical security operations. Hakimo’s software significantly streamlines…

Scylla AI-powered Intrusion Detection System integrated with exacqVision from Johnson Controls


AUSTIN and MILWAUKEE – September 08, 2021 – Johnson Controls and Scylla announced an integration of Scylla AI-powered Perimeter Intrusion Detection System with the Tyco exacqVision video management software. The integration will enable exacqVision customers to reduce the number of false positives by up to 99% and make better-informed decisions once perimeter intrusion is detected. Integration with Scylla allows exacqVision customers to monitor…

Security & Safety Things’ open platform Application Store for smart security cameras reaches 100 app milestone

100 app milestone

MUNICH – 5 August, 2021 — Security and Safety Things GmbH has announced it now offers 100 unique video analytic applications in its Application Store, further strengthening its position as the largest open platform application store for smart security cameras in the world.

ONVIF to end support for Profile Q


SAN RAMON, Calif. – July 28, 2021. ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, has announced that it will end its support for Profile Q early next year since it contains certain specifications that are no longer consistent with current cybersecurity best practices. Profile Q was developed to provide easy setup of a conformant device on an IP…

Prosegur and Security & Safety Things announce strategic collaboration to develop new AI enabled security services


MUNICH and MADRID — 28 July, 2021 — Security and Safety Things GmbH and Prosegur, one of the largest security companies in the world, have announced their collaboration on the development of a new Security Operations Center (SOC) environment, leveraging the intelligence of innovative Artificial Intelligence infused video analytics and the expertise of Prosegur human operators to improve security services for customers…

Optimizing processes and safety in manufacturing with smart AI-enabled cameras


MUNICH — 15 July, 2021 — As global demand for produced goods continues to climb, manufacturing organizations are facing new challenges in meeting customer demand and elevated safety concerns along the supply chain due to a backlog of goods in transit. New technology offered by smart cameras can help to alleviate some of these pain points by providing an entirely new way of monitoring and controlling safety measures and optimizing operations within manufacturing plants – benefitting both businesses and customers.

ONVIF Releases Profile D for Access Control Peripherals

ONVIF release profile D

ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, has released Profile D, a new profile that addresses interfaces for access control peripheral devices, providing the market with an additional tool for building modern and secure IP-based integrated video and access control systems using ONVIF.

ONVIF Releases Profile M for Metadata and Events for Analytics Applications

SAN RAMON, Calif. – June 30, 2021. ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, has released Profile M, which standardizes metadata and events for analytics applications. This new profile addresses the dynamic video analytics market as well as expands the pathways for the use of metadata and event handling into other systems such as access control, cloud services…

MarinHealth Medical Center installs Aiphone’s IX Series intercom systems to increase communication, patient privacy

marinhealth medical center

Redmond, Wash. – June 29, 2021 –Aiphone, the leading international manufacturer of intercom and security communication products, has installed its IX Series intercom system, complete with a custom door station, at MarinHealth Medical Center, a state-of-the-art medical facility in Northern California. The 327-bed, independent medical facility serving the North Bay community, opened Oak Pavilion, a 260,000-square-foot, four-story cutting-edge facility focused on patient-centric…