How AI can Solve the True Problem of False Alarms & Improve Active Deterrence

How AI can Solve the True Problem of False Alarms & Improve Active Deterrence

Artificial intelligence is starting to gain traction in the everyday and in wildly diverse areas, from art through to finance. Call us biased, but we believe one of the most exciting areas that AI is transforming is security and surveillance. Thoughtfully developed artificial intelligence for security camera systems can provide a number of advantages, but in particular it can help to solve two huge problems within security management. Both solutions tie to an improved ability to distinguish human activity from animal or other environmental movement.

Perimeter Security: Why a Fence is Just the First Defence

Perimeter Security: Why a Fence is Just the First Defence

Perimeter fences can range from a few symbolic strands of wire to an intimidating razor wire and steel behemoth. The common theme, of course, is the fence’s purpose: to tell others to stay out and to protect what’s inside, or vice versa. While a robust and discouraging fence is a first line of defence, it isn’t where you should stop when it comes to a security solution.

Deterrence, surveillance and shark mitigation

Deterrence, surveillance and shark mitigation

Spectur interview on Australian Business News. “Gerard Dyson MD at security tech firm Spectur (SP3) says record revenue for February has come alongside a new contract with Surf Life Saving WA”  Spectur interview on Australian Business News. “Gerard Dyson MD at security tech firm Spectur (SP3) says record revenue for February has come alongside a…

What Exactly is a Smart City – and What Role can Spectur Play?

What Exactly is a Smart City – and What Role can Spectur Play?

You’ve no doubt heard the phrase smart cities over the past few years, but what exactly does the phrase mean for society? Far from just a trendy buzzword, smart cities describes a new urban environment that can be safer, more connected, more socially and economically equal, more liveable and more sustainable.