Category: Opinions and views

Posts with personal opinions and views related to security.

Top ten things to look for in License Plate Recognition (ANPR)

Top ten things to look for in License Plate Recognition (ANPR) In the security category automatic vehicle identification a lot of activity involves license plate recognition (LPR or ANPR). The field seems to progressing rapidly and is continuing to gain popularity. It seems that there is more and more awareness of the importance of the […]

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Special: Smart locker management with electronic locks

Special: Smart locker management with electronic locks When speaking about access control, we often refer to buildings and doors. But inside those buildings are often lockers that store professional and personal belongings and there often are cabinets and archives that store files and other assets. These lockers and cabinets often are still locked using regular […]

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SecIndGroup.com Digest 4 – October 2019

SecIndGroup.com Periodic Digest 4 – October 2019 October has been a very productive month here at SecIndGroup.com. A lot of new content was added to the site. So without further delay we would like to share with you the highlights of the month as found on SecIndGroup.com and in our Security Industry Group community on LinkedIn… […]

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Red teaming and social engineering to sound the alarm: An interview with Sean A. Ahrens

Red teaming and social engineering to sound the alarm: An interview with Sean A. Ahrens The concept of red teams and blue teams comes from the military. The red team is the ‘attacking’ team, which is trying to break through the defense of the blue team, thus exposing weaknesses in the protective measures. The same […]

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Cyber research on the dark web: An interview with Cynthia Hetherington

Cyber research on the dark web: An interview with Cynthia Hetherington Most of us have heard about the dark, the deep web and related concepts and words. But many of us may not really understand these mysterious concepts with their technical nature, which makes it difficult to understand how exactly they relate to our work […]

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Top ten things to look for in enterprise access control

Top ten things to look for in enterprise access control It may be one of the toughest projects to encounter while working as a security manager in a multi-national enterprise organization: selecting, procuring and rolling out a new access control system for the entire estate of your organization. Not an easy task: dealing with organizational […]

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Innovative highlights of the online security trade show

Innovative highlights of the online security trade show The idea behind SecIndGroup.com is to build an online security trade show where security solutions and comprehensive and informative content are presented side-by-side. This makes the virtual trade show a great place to follow industry trends and also to find new partners, suppliers or clients; just like […]

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Making acquaintance with… Pete Jones (Third Millennium)

Making acquaintance with… Pete Jones (Third Millennium) A returning feature on SecIndGroup.com is the ‘Making acquaintance with…”-section. In each episode the CEO or a leading professional from one of our vendors will be introduced to our community. In this episode we are getting acquainted with Pete Jones, founder and Managing Director of RFID Reader manufacturer […]

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Video: Combining ANPR with video analytics

Video: Combining ANPR with video analytics We have mentioned the emergence of video analytics in the security industry in our article about potentially disruptive technologies, our report about GSX 2019 and in market reports. The power of AI in cameras has resulted in the ability of cameras to identify faces and all kinds of other […]

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GSX 2019 Final Report: Security innovation and trends (Part III)

Third and final episode the SecIndGroup.com report about GSX 2019 in Chicago. Innovations, trends and smart solutions from a variety of exhibiting vendors.

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