Turning video into actionable intelligence
The camera has become a multi-purpose, centralised device that can help companies deal with operational, manufacturing and health and safety challenges, says Stephanie Rosenmayer, business unit manager at Datacentrix.
Govt to use drones for high-risk infrastructure surveillance
President Cyril Ramaphosa reveals government plans to deploy drones to assist in the surveillance of the country’s mission-critical assets.
Vumacam reviews surveillance system as POPI Act kicks in
Vumacam audits operational guidelines and systems, to assess compliance with the newly promulgated Protection of Personal Information Act.
Vumacam AI surveillance helps police corner criminals
AI-based cameras help bust four suspects on William Nicol Drive after an extensive high-speed car chase that started in the Johannesburg CBD.
MS severs ties with controversial facial recognition start-up
The company will no longer make investments in firms that sell the controversial technology, and will disassociate itself from AnyVision.
AI supercharges surveillance
Introducing AI to surveillance means providing it with a ‘digital brain’ that is able to analyse images, videos and data recorded for more efficient security, says Stephanie Rosenmayer, business unit manager at Datacentrix.
Six cyber security predictions for 2020
From deepfakes to Internet censorship and new mobile malware, a digital privacy expert forecasts what cyber security will look like this year.
Vumacam defends Joburg smart camera network
The company says it does not have facial recognition tech enabled in its street cameras, nor does it profile people.
Joburg says it has no policy for surveillance cameras
Officials confirm the city does not have a policy in place to govern the surveillance cameras across Johannesburg.
RICA declared inconsistent with Constitution
The South Gauteng High Court declares some parts of the Act as unconstitutional, as bulk surveillance activities are unlawful.
Trendnet, Core Networks sign distribution deal
The deal entails the distribution of a wide range of products ranging from wireless routers to surveillance products throughout SA.