Perimeter Security

Perimeter Security

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

Perimeter security requires routine patrols 24/7, also under harsh weather conditions and at remote locations. Various models of robot dogs are fulfilling more and...

The Russian military has received new coastal defense radar systems. The Monolit-BR coastal sea-surface and air reconnaissance radar system has entered service with the...

Traditional and widely-used methods in underwater inspections often involve challenges with time, energy, monetary costs, and human risks, where workers would need to use...

China has developed the world's largest electric-powered quadruped bionic robot, which is expected to join logistics delivery and reconnaissance missions in complex environments that...
INNOTECH

In the quest for higher levels of security, it is worthwhile learning about the game-changing developments that will shape the security landscape in 2022. According...
port security by UAV

Hamburg port will use automated drones across many of its operations. Within the framework of a comprehensive technology partnership, HHLA Sky, with its technological...
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Drones help survey disaster areas, providing first responder teams with the situational awareness required for coping with the challenges. However, sometimes drone imagery doesn’t...
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Securing temporary and remote sites like construction sites, storage areas, and parking areas requires constant surveillance. Some of them are difficult or cost-prohibitive to...

Stadium and large public events require special means in order to secure the masses of people attending them. The recent international football tournament games...
border security

In the modern era, the concept of inter-state borders has become very flexible, from hostile borders (e.g. between North and South Korea) to non-physical...
surveillance

A series of 17 patents granted to Amazon for its Ring products over the last two years seems to suggest the company is working...
airport security tactics

Passenger screening automation will create the next-generation screening experience at airports. A new program by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and...

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated technological adaptation and digital transformation in the public safety sector. Forbes.com recommends paying00 attention to five technological trends to...
border protection

An advanced, technological game-changing project has been completed along Israel’s border with Gaza. Israel has finished installing a sensor-equipped underground wall on its side...
forensic

When conducting law enforcement investigations, speed is of the essence. The difference between detecting criminal activity in the digital space in seconds versus hours...