Perimeter Security

Perimeter Security

Ship in harbor. By pixabay

Imagine yourselves working in the security branch of a local harbor. How do you know what kind of ships are coming in? Are they...
photo illus. laser by Pixabay

Israel Ministry of Defense will present its new laser rocket defense system to US President Joe Biden during his visit to Israel, scheduled for...
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Airport operator Fraport recently launched its “[email protected]” project to improve security at staff access control points using biometric solutions. Among the partners invited to...
photo illust. classroom by pixabay

On November 30th, a 15-year-old student shot 11 people at Michigan’s Oxford High School, killing four students. To reduce the possibility of mass shootings...
photo illust. barbed wire by pixabay

Audio Technology has selected Quanergy Systems, Inc. to provide perimeter intrusion detection to reduce false alarms, provide real-time tracking and classification, all while working...
IDF's School for UAV operators, photo by IDF Spokesman

A new report assesses the evolving trends in the UAV industry in Israel, in the context of various geopolitical, economical and technological influences in...
The drone revolution underwater. Hydrus, Photo by Advanced Navigation

Smaller and more convenient models have driven down the cost of unmanned aerial vehicles and have made it possible to use technology in ways...
Team of soldiers engaged in operation rescue, photo by Swarm Robotics

At the same time that the modern battlefield is being extensively digitized, the world's armies are investing heavily in the equipment of their soldiers...
A-UGV Mission Master SP

A Rheinmetall A-UGV successfully completed a variety of complex tasks during a live-fire drill held in April for delegations from the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark,...
Drone swarm illust. Image by Pvt. James Newsome, US Army

Our lives are becoming increasingly reliant on unmanned tools and systems. Marine, air, and ground unmanned systems lead the military industry, and are catching...
Iron Beam, By Israeli Ministery of Defense. April 2022

In an announcement last week, the Israeli Ministry of Defense stated that Mafat (the Administration for Research and Development of Weapons and Technological Infrastructure)...
U.S. Air ForcU.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jamie Cundiff, the 142nd Security Forces Squadron robot “dog” operator, demonstrates its capabilities (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Jefferson Thompson)e Tech. Sgt. Jamie Cundiff, the 142nd Security Forces Squadron robot “dog” operator, demonstrates its capabilities (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Jefferson Thompson).jpg

Security Forces Squadron of the Portland Air National Guard is the first Guard unit in the U.S. to receive a new robot dog. A...
City Cameras, Photo illus. by Rattakarn_, Pixabay

After 9/11, surveillance and security cameras in cities became prevalent. It is now possible to automate the analysis of filmed content thanks to various...
AI, photo illus. by Pixabay

The exponential growth of advanced video surveillance technology, as well as the immeasurable amount of information that the field produces, poses a challenge: how...
MQ-8C Fire Scout. Photo: Northrop Grumman

The US Navy needs an airborne sensor that can detect deeper water mines. A new variant of the Navy’s unmanned helicopter may soon feature...
port container vessel

Virtual Reality can help cope with the massive work overload at seaports. New technology assists US Custom and Border Protection (CBP) employees in visualizing...
Photo illus. crowd by US National Archives

Video analytics surveillance have accomplished a quantum leap thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) applications, which have turned surveillance into a smart technology and have...
photo illus. video analytics by Pixabay

Robots help secure remote facilities and wide-area perimeters. Security robotics is a relatively new field, but it’s already shown impressive innovation featuring new technologies....
smart city

An urban facility security system can be specific or be part of a wider system. A comprehensive security solution for smart cities is under...
counter terror technologies

Mass shootings have become a critical problem in the US. 611 mass shootings occurred in the US in 2020, a 47% increase from 2019,...
Photo super bowl illus. by NARA and DVIDS USA-

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will collaborate with several agencies to ensure the safety and security of the National Football League’s Super...
Photo illust Pexels

Traditional cameras lack 3D image capture capability and rely on optimal lighting conditions. A new lidar-enabled three-dimensional monitoring system is expected to bridge this...