For more than six centuries, Milan Cathedral has been celebrated the whole world over as one of the finest examples of unique sculpture and architectural masterpieces, and as the very symbol of the city of Milan. A security incident in July 2013 emphasized the need to update security at the monument.
We live in a very different world today - a world of risks, a fast changing world - and looking ahead, such changes and risks will continue. I call it "the new normal" since this is expected to be the basis going forward.
The iconic and world-famous Charles Bridge in Prague is a tourist attraction spanning the Vltava River and is a magnet for visitors but its popularity has given rise to concerns relating to both safety and conservation. A significant number of tourists were ignoring the signs and mounting its statue-punctuated balustrades to be photographed with King Wenceslas or one of the other stone saints.
Ensuring the safety of guests is naturally a fundamental requirement for all hotel owners, operators and licensees. The possibility of fire in any hotel should always be a concern, particularly given the impact that even the smallest outbreak might have. Apart from the obvious threat to the lives and safety of hotel guests and staff, fire can cause consequential damage that will pose a risk to the longevity and the brand values of the hotel itself.
With 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution the dome offers high-definition surveillance and superb video quality. Roughneck domes with their vandal-resistant, compact casing (IP66, IK10) are specifically designed for indoor or outdoor applications in hardest environments where discreet and compact solutions are required.
Typical for the Roughneck dome series, also the 3 MP model supports day/night functionality for clear video even under low light conditions and wide dynamic range for a better visibility of objects in dark and light areas of a scene.
Lugano is situated in the very south of Switzerland idyllically at the shore of the lake that owes his name to the city. As with everything else, people in Switzerland place great importance on smooth perfection. For this reason the "Polizia Città di Lugano" has integrated numerous different information, process and alarm systems into a functional unit.
Students and local residents will feel safer as Samsung Techwin DVRs are at the heart of new CCTV systems installed by Link CCTV Systems at eight University of London Halls of Residence buildings. As well as the cameras, a new control room has been set up.
Public transport has long been identified as a favoured target for terrorists. The Madrid train bombing in 2004, in which 191 people were killed and 1,800 were wounded, is one recent example. Mass transportation is attractive to terrorists because it is open and fully accessible and carries a high concentration of people into highly populated areas. An attack on transport infrastructure could inflict mass casualties, reduce public confidence in mass transit and could produce a significantly negative effect on the economy.
Vivotek is honored to announce its achievement as one of the top 10 most influential smart HD cameras brand in China in 2013. The brand selection activity is cosponsored by China Public Security Publisher, CPS, World Brand of Security Products, and China Public Security Research Institute Limited. The purpose of this election activity is to advocate the innovative technology and products of China's security companies, and the importance of brand value for these companies to achieve continuous development and sustainable operation.
The Allianz Arena in Munich is no longer just one of the largest and most attractive football stadiums in Europe, it is now also one of the safest. The video surveillance system in the stadium in the Bavarian state capital has been thoroughly overhauled and converted to Dallmeier technology. At the heart of the system, Panomera multifocal sensor technology is tasked with ensuring order in the North and South ends of the stadium.