Keeping cash safe May 2013, Technews Publishing, Security Services & Risk Management Biometrics, interlocks, cash degradation systems, time delay lockers and safes, remote opening, better physical armouring protection, tracking, CCTV, automatic number plate recognition (ANPR), DNA sprinklers and smoke cloaks are all technologies that have played a large role in the reduction in cash-in-transit incidents.
Security and retail operations in one May 2013, Frank Street, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Retail Operations Management (ROM) is the latest approach in CCTV solutions by using POS interfacing. ROM uses video analytics for shrinkage control and operational management and was developed by Mike Green, development engineer at Frank Street.
Highest resolution for fine jewellery May 2013, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring It is truly a gemstone set in the heart of the historic district of Regensburg: The court jeweller Mühlbacher present fine jewellery and exquisite timepieces in their elegant showrooms. A modern video surveillance system by Dallmeier, configured with the highest resolution and adherence to detail, watches discreetly in the background.
ROM: Retail Operations Management May 2013, Keep Access Control Systems, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring ROM is a standalone/network-based software package designed for retail operations management. ROM enables the operator to use CCTV cameras for the dual purpose of security, and operational management.
Cathexis moves forward with the past May 2013, Cathexis Technologies, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring With more than 18 years in the surveillance industry South African surveillance solutions developer and manufacturer, Cathexis, knows a thing or two about re-inventing oneself to keep pace with technology and market requirements.
Makro secured with IP April 2013, SECURE, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Over 100 high definition (HD) cameras from Hikvision were installed by Secure at Makro’s Distribution Warehouse in Midrand, Gauteng.
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Syndicate foiled by cooperation CCTV Handbook 2013, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring It is not often we hear a story of how a well organised syndicate gets taken to task, especially in the retail environment, but the National Prosecuting Authority, SAPS and Spar recently gave credit to those involved in busting a profitable and long-running syndicate.
RFID and video spot the thieves 1 January 2013, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Asset Management, EAS, RFID For more than a year, the use of radio frequency tags and a new Geutebrück digital CCTV system operated by well-trained staff has been proving extremely successful in enabling security staff to identify and report known shoplifters, suspicious behaviour and co-ordinated activity among groups of individuals on their premises
Video analytics in the spotlight November 2012, Technews Publishing, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring What is happening in the world of video analytics? A little while ago analytics was the next big thing that would change the world of surveillance. Then the hype seemed to calm down when people realised the benefits of analytics in real-world environments are not quite what they are in vendors’ labs.
Convergence of IT and video surveillance November 2012, Integrated Solutions Proprietary is so yesterday, today it is all about convergence: As systems become more open and interface standards evolve, the lines between logical and physical security systems are becoming increasingly blurred.
Cash circulation doubles since 2003 October 2012, Cash Connect, Security Services & Risk Management Richard Phillips, MD of cash management services provider Cash Connect, recently addressed delegates at the AMC International 4th Annual Cash Handling & Security Forum 2012, at the Radison Blu Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg.
A taste of integrated access control Access & Identity Management Handbook 2013, Access Control & Identity Management Integrated access control, time and attendance and HR system for food packaging company took advantage of non-contact smartcards to allow easy access for authorised personnel. The system was also interfaced with the company’s existing intruder alarm and CCTV systems.
Reducing shrinkage July 2012, Technews Publishing, Integrated Solutions Hi-Tech Security Solutions spoke to two industry role players, a retail chain risk manager and two representatives from Business Against Crime South Africa (BACSA), about the changing face of retail security risks.
Let their finger do the talking July 2012, Integrated Solutions Retailers need to understand how access control can be integrated into identity management systems for goals beyond the simple transaction of opening a door.
Secure shopping in fashionable mall July 2012, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Situated in the largest city of Morocco, the newly finished Morocco Mall in Casablanca, at 250 838 m², is dubbed as the biggest mall in North Africa – if not the entire African continent.
Reducing shrinkage through intelligent surveillance July 2012, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring There are many advantages to the new video surveillance. But most important is the fact that it has created a much better working environment for all dedicated and honest employees, who can now concentrate on what they do best, namely to advise on and sell beauty, skincare and health products.
Big savings for Tiger Brands July 2012, Vikela Aluvin, Access Control & Identity Management Since the grains division of Tiger Brands implemented a new security sealing system in October 2011, the company has seen a reduction in losses on damage stock returns.
Reliable retail rollers July 2012, Centurion Systems, Access Control & Identity Management Warehouses often provide criminals with an easy access point into the heart of a business, with many of them employing the Trojan Horse approach of sending an unmarked truck to collect goods under the pretext of filling an order.