This article shows how bad design creates lethal operating conditions. Two examples are provided as unfortunate results of such bad design. This may serve as elements of reflection for designers and manufacturers of critical systems. As part of my activity in the newly formed Innovation Center in Dublin in 2016, I had the chance to [...]
What is a good video surveillance recording system ? Is it simply a system that provides storage capacity, reliability and redundancy ? Certainly not. At least not only. Indeed these qualities are necessary but the ability of the recording system to help finding near real-time events or forensic events is key. Too much time is [...]
Source: https://www.accenture.com/ie-en/blogs/blogs-making-safer-world-with-technology AI is bridging the gap between edge and central operators reconciling field operators with human decision centres fueled by human-machine cooperation.
“We are moving to a new age of predictive policing where officers will work alongside machines to gather and analyse data to support police investigations and operations, ultimately helping to prevent and reduce crime and enhance security.” Source: http://www.eolasmagazine.ie/overcoming-public-service-challenges/
This article was presented during the Artificial Intelligence for Knowledge Management (AI4KM) conference in Melbourne. The complete proceedings are available at http://www.ifipgroup.com VORTEX Evolution Video Surveillance V1.3
Dashcams, lightcams, bodycams, nannycams, refcams, dronecams, transported or wearable, smartphones, connected cameras: What I See Is What You See (WISIWYS) What is really announcing the French Prime Minister decision to systematize bodycams usage by French police forces, else than the new era of video surveillance, in sync with mobility new usages ? Bodycam Sensors [...]
The right to be safe is part of the Universal declaration of Human Rights in its article 3 : “Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person.” This notion is now bound to evolve as new threats on our lives come from the virtuality, although they impact us concretely. Not only do [...]
When I decided to do audits and benchmarks of existing cctv operation centers, I had seen quite a large variety of installations and had no clue about how to assess an installation value and its potential for improvment and extension. CCTV operation is a fine blend of ergonomy and technology. It's emergency handling, synonym [...]