Surveillance

Surveillance is the monitoring of the behavior, activities, or other changing information, usually of people for the purpose of influencing, managing, directing, or protecting. It is sometimes done in a surreptitious manner and it most usually refers to observation of individuals or groups by government organizations. Find surveillance solutions here.

 

Hytera develops contactless biometrics and fever detection for body cameras and access control

Chinese company Hytera has released non-contact body temperature detection and communication technology for coronavirus frontline workers to reduce the spread…

 

As governments leverage biometrics in COVID-19 responses, public and rights advocates ambivalent

Countries around the world are employing biometrics to help navigate the difficulties presented by the coronavirus pandemic and the social…

 

Speech Technology Center Smart City facial biometrics used to enforce quarantine in Sakhalin

More than 20 people violating quarantine orders in the Russian island Sakhalin have been identified by a biometric facial recognition…

 

Panasonic i-PRO releases enhanced video management system platform for access control

Panasonic Security Group has released an upgraded version of its Video Insight Video Management System (VMS) with redaction for face…

 

Rights advocates say time limits necessary for outbreak surveillance measures, facial biometrics less so

Governments are increasingly turning to facial biometrics and other advanced technologies to slow the spread of coronavirus, but United Nations…

 

Biometrics entrepreneurs say they’re talking to governments fighting Covid-19

Facial recognition was so hot for a while that most elevator pitches for biometrics seemed to at least name-checked it,…

 

Biometric tracking and monitoring for released inmates and home confinement applications

With criminal justice systems considering releasing low-risk inmates from incarceration to help mitigate the transmission of the COVID-19-causing coronavirus, Precision…

 

AnyVision facial biometrics not powering mass surveillance in West Bank but Microsoft to divest stake

Microsoft is divesting its stake in AnyVision, due to a change in its investment policy and despite an audit finding…

 

Robust analytics and advanced biometrics for video surveillance on the way: Hikvision exec

The Indian video surveillance market is preparing to deepen the capabilities of biometric camera systems, according to the chief executive…

 

Digital rights group warns against normalizing and committing to facial biometrics to stem pandemic

Massive investments in facial biometrics capabilities and infrastructure to screen individuals and stop the spread of the coronavirus cannot be…

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