Tag: video surveillance


What We Can Do About Racial Profiling in Retail Stores

What We Can Do About Racial Profiling in Retail Stores

There have been news stories and lawsuits recently focusing attention on long-simmering complaints about the treatment of minorities by large retailers (see: Giant Tiger; Ferragamo). What can organizations do to avoid claims of racial profiling in retail stores?

To start, retailers should have clearly defined and articulated policies against racial profiling   Read More


Physical Security IS Data Security

Physical Security IS Data Security

According to the online technology dictionary Techopedia.com, “data security” is defined as the “protective digital privacy measures that are applied to prevent unauthorized access to computers, databases and websites.” Note the qualifier word, “digital”.

Data security is characterized in the second part of the Techopedia definition as an element of information   Read More


Genetec Announces New Version of Security Center

Genetec Announces New Version of Security Center

Genetec recently announced a new version of Security Center, an open-architecture platform that unifies video surveillance, access control, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), communications, and analytics. Security Center 5.7 allows users to make insight-driven decisions based on security and analytics data. This latest version also adds privacy protection for individuals,   Read More