Thermal cameras detect intruders with high reliability outdoors, but not all thermal cameras are the same. When considering a thermal camera for your outdoor site, consider these features.
Perimeter intrusion detection systems are literally the first line of defense for protection of people, facilities and assets. It just makes sense that boosting their effectiveness ensures better security overall; any intruder that is detected at the perimeter no longer poses a threat to your business. And when it comes to detecting intruders, accuracy is the key. […]
Perimeter security for ports and bridges is the first line of defense from disruption to commerce. In the past, these assets have been difficult to secure with automated technologies. Ports cover large geographic areas that include vast and varied perimeters that are not capable of being secured the same way. For example, fences aren’t feasible for […]
Outdoor video analytics are a valuable tool for detecting intruders either at the perimeter or around important assets. Knowing best practices of selection and use are key to being successful. Here are some pointers to keep in mind when deploying outdoor video analytics to help stop theft, vandalism and sabotage. Choose video analytics specifically designed for the outdoors […]
To achieve success with a video solution, it’s important to carefully consider the difference between video security and video surveillance. While both play an important role for protecting outdoor assets, understanding how and where they differ can be critically important when selecting an effective solution to meet your security objectives.
A new approach, made possible by innovations in wide-area detection, allows organizations to reduce costs by securing the most pressing problem areas or assets of value encompassing a smaller area inside the perimeter, rather than the entire perimeter itself.
SightLogix CEO John Romanowich spent a few minutes with Chuck Harold of Security Guy Radio at ISC West 2015. The result is an engaging and informative interview that covers a range of topics with a lot of depth, including an overview of how a thermal camera works, the difference between surveillance and detection, recent breakthroughs in thermal camera capabilities, and best practices for outdoor security.