Citations with the tag: SURVEILLANCE detection
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- Infinova Introduces Certified Integrator Program.
// SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing; Apr2011, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p42
The article reports on the launch of new Certified Integrator Program by Infinova Corp. where surveillance security integrators will receive differentiated pricing in 2011.
- Homing Devices: For Our protection?
Chaidez, Felicia // Creative Kids; Summer2008, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p9
The article focuses on the use of homing devices that allow parents to track their children.
- Chicago police chief pledges no NYPD-style spying.
Dellios, Hugh // Chicago Weekend; 3/7/2012, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p8
The article informs that Chicago Police superintendent Garry McCarth spoke publicly that his force will follow leads, but the department will never conduct blanket surveillance and profiling of any Muslim community in the city of Chicago, Illinois
- Adaptive nuclear, biological, and chemical detection in demand.
Howard, Courtney E. // Military & Aerospace Electronics; Aug2012, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p25
The article reports on the need for chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) agent detection devices by military, public safety and homeland security professionals.
- Fraud and abuse addressed at surveillance and utilization conference.
Howard, Courtney E. // Health Care Financing Review; Fall90, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p125
Features the Sixth Annual Conference of the National Association of Surveillance and Utilization Review held in June 3 to 7, 1990 in Bigfork, Montana. Facilitators; Contact information.
- Proven Solutions Have Role to Play in Border Security.
Howard, Courtney E. // Military Technology; 2011, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p70
The article focuses on the use of persistent surveillance systems in protecting a nation's border and safeguarding critical infrastructure.
- Vitamin D boosts your video surveillance.
Howard, Courtney E. // Network World; 2/22/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p19
The article reviews the video monitoring software Vitamin D Video from Vitamin D Inc.
- Is Resistance Futile?
Fernandez, Luis A.; Huey, Laura // Surveillance & Society; Sep2009, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p198
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including surveillance and resistance, the need for surveillance to be viewed as a dynamic process involving emergent interaction and developments, and the social practices of surveillance.
- GARMIN DOES ADS-B.
Goyer, Robert // Flying; Sep2012, Vol. 139 Issue 9, p58
The article focuses on the development of a nationwide automatic dependent surveillance - broadcast (ADS-B) surveillance network for aviation.
- BALTIMORE UPGRADES SURVEILLANCE NETWORK.
Goyer, Robert // Government Video; Jun2012, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p6
The article informs that the authority of Baltimore, Maryland has enhanced their surveillance network for security purposes for the visitors in the wake of several violent acts in the past.
- China to spend more to protect party rule than on national defence.
Goyer, Robert // Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet; Apr2011, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p25
The article cites a report indicating that the government of China spends 264.4 billion yuan on police and domestic surveillance, which represents a 13.8% increase in the country's planned budget for police, state security, and courts.
- Surveillance Aerostats Show Promise on Texas Border as CBP Evaluates Test Results.
Goyer, Robert // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report; 9/25/2012, p3
The article offers information on the surveillance aerostat technology from Raven Aerostar.
- Houston Air Traffic Controllers Have Begun Using Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast.
Goyer, Robert // AirGuide Business; 1/18/2010, p1
The article reports that the Houston, Texas air traffic controllers have started using the automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADS-B) technology in managing aircraft flying over the Gulf of Mexico.
- The next step in cabin surveillance.
Goyer, Robert // PAX International; Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p16
The article offers brief information on Lufthansa Technik AG's aerosight brand cabin surveillance system.
- Documents show Venezuela spying on Jews.
SHEFLER, GIL // New Jersey Jewish News; 2/7/2013, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p30
The article informs that the Venezuelan government after reviewing the documents which contain surveillance photographs of the intelligence service SEBIN suggest that Venezuelan human rights group Espacio Anna Frank poses a security threat and should be monitored by the service.
- Brijot Introduces Image-Free Millimeter Wand for People Screening.
SHEFLER, GIL // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report; 6/22/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p11
The article features AllClear, a handheld people screening device designed to detect metallic and non-metallic objects hidden under a person's clothing, introduced by Brijot.
- Target detection coupled with tracking.
SHEFLER, GIL // Vision Systems Design; Sep2010, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p8
The article offers information on the development of a video-based surveillance framework by Junxian Wang and colleagues at the University of Nevada that would integrate target detection with tracking for the improvement of detection results.
- 3 Tips for Working with Video Analytics.
SHEFLER, GIL // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing; Apr2008 Supplement, Vol. 38, p10
The article offers three tips for working with video analytics, which can help manage surveillance-related efforts.
- Sensitivity Studies of the Models of Radar-Rainfall Uncertainties.
Villarini, Gabriele; Krajewski, Witold F. // Journal of Applied Meteorology & Climatology; Feb2010, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p288
It is well acknowledged that there are large uncertainties associated with the operational quantitative precipitation estimates produced by the U.S. national network of the Weather Surveillance Radar-1988 Doppler (WSR-88D). These errors result from the measurement principles, parameter...
- Swansea surveillance research.
Villarini, Gabriele; Krajewski, Witold F. // Engineer (00137758); 11/23/2009, Vol. 294 Issue 7784, p6
The article reports that Swansea University in Wales is conducting the Shades of Grey project to develop surveillance interventions that could provide reliable indicators of terroristic activities in public social and physical settings.
- Video to shed light on death of James Anderson.
Thoms-lisdale, Alice // Jackson Advocate; 6/30/2011, Vol. 73 Issue 37, p1A
The article reports on the importance of the surveillance videotape in answering a lot of questions about the death of African American James Craig Anderson of Jackson, Mississippi.
- A simulation study comparing aberration detection algorithms for syndromic surveillance.
Jackson, Michael L; Baer, Atar; Painter, Ian; Duchin, Jeff // BMC Medical Informatics & Decision Making; 2007, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6
Background: The usefulness of syndromic surveillance for early outbreak detection depends in part on effective statistical aberration detection. However, few published studies have compared different detection algorithms on identical data. In the largest simulation study conducted to date, we...
- Should Data from Demographic Surveillance Systems Be Made More Widely Available to Researchers.
Chandramohan, Daniel; Shibuya, Kenji; Setel, Philip; Cairncross, Sandy; Lopez, Alan D.; Christopher J. L.Murray; Zaba, Basia; Snow, Robert W.; Binka, Fred // PLoS Medicine; Feb2008, Vol. 5 Issue 2, pe57
Chandramohan and colleagues argue that DSS data should be made available to all researchers worldwide, while aba and colleagues discuss the major obstacles to DSS sites sharing their data more widely.
- Effect of Industrial Infrastructure, Nature of Disease and Animal Demographics on Surveillance Strategies in Poultry.
Madsen, Mogens; Heier, B.; Jansson, D.; Reiersen, J.; Vennerstr�m, P. // Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica; 2001 Supplement 1, Vol. 42, pS29
The article presents a discussion on the effects of animal demographics, industrial infrastructure, as well as the nature of diseases on poultry surveillance strategies in Scandinavia. It is noted that the control and surveillance of poultry diseases in Scandinavia offers a successful story...
- Sentient announces Kestrel Land MTI 3.0.
Madsen, Mogens; Heier, B.; Jansson, D.; Reiersen, J.; Vennerstr�m, P. // Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter; Apr2012, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p8
The article offers information on the launch of an upgraded software called Kestrel Land MTI 3.0 for the company Sentient's automated target detection solution in order to boost its airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions.
- Development of a Coroner-Based Surveillance System for Drug-Related Deaths in Los Angeles County.
Sternfeld, Isabelle; Perras, Nicolle; Culross, Patti L. // Journal of Urban Health; Jul2010, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p656
Existing data sources do not provide comprehensive and timely information to adequately monitor drug-related mortality in Los Angeles County. To fill this gap, a surveillance system using coroner data was developed to examine patterns in drug-related deaths. The coroner provided data on all...
- Don't bet against the house.
Mohney, Doug // Urgent Communications; Aug2011, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p20
The article discusses the digital-based video systems in casinos for surveillance. It mentions that in Las Vegas Strip, a casino can have 3,000 to 5,000 cameras recording people in hallways, shops and the casino floor as well as those on the streets outside. It also notes 24-hour monitoring and...
- Surveillance is Sexy.
Bell, David // Surveillance & Society; Sep2009, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p203
This paper considers sexualization of surveillance as a mode of resistance. It explores various modes of sexualized surveillance, from 'reality porn' to webcam footage, and focuses on the ways in which voyeurism and exhibitionism are mobilized within an emerging 'surveillance aesthetic' across...
- Understanding resistance to digital surveillance Towards a multi-disciplinary, multi-actor framework.
Martin, Aaron K.; van Brakel, Rosamunde E.; Bernhard, Daniel J. // Surveillance & Society; Sep2009, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p213
Despite being central to the dynamics of surveillance, the concept of resistance remains underdeveloped within the surveillance studies corpus. We review theoretical work on surveillance before summarising the main treatments of resistance from within surveillance studies. We find that the...
- Tales from the Cube: Out-of-spec problem with a long tail.
Wollam, Paul // EDN Europe; Feb2013, p16
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of developing a specialized surveillance equipment for war.
- L.A. Sheriff Tapping Private Surveillance Cameras.
Berger, Robin // Government Video; May2011, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p22
The article reports on the installation of the Public Safety Online (PSO) surveillance system for the 2011 Ladies Professional Golf Tournament's Kia Classic in City of Industry, California from March 21-27. It notes that the surveillance system provides deputies with realtime intelligence...
- Those American Civilians.
Berger, Robin // Time; 9/8/1975, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p28
The article focuses on U.S. civilian volunteers in the surveillance station in Sinai, Egypt. Pentagon and State Department reassure no shortage of volunteer as former military men are anticipating working again with radar scan and spy satellite. It adds that volunteers may also have the...
Radia, Ryan // Reason; Apr2013, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p9
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Your Cellphone Is Spying on You" in the January 2013 issue.
- Synology Visual Station VS240HD.
MITCHELL, DAVE // PC Pro; May2013, Issue 225, p135
The article evaluates visual station VS240HD from Synology Inc.
- The Spread of Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Virus in Madagascar Described by a Sentinel Surveillance Network.
Rajatonirina, Soatiana; Heraud, Jean-Michel; Orelle, Arnaud; Randrianasolo, Laurence; Razanajatovo, Norosoa; Rajaona, Yolande Raoelina; ne Randrianarivo-Solofoniaina, Armand Euge; Rakotomanana, Fanjasoa; Richard, Vincent // PLoS ONE; May2012, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p1
Background: The influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus has been a challenge for public health surveillance systems in all countries. In Antananarivo, the first imported case was reported on August 12, 2009. This work describes the spread of A(H1N1)pdm09 in Madagascar. Methods: The diffusion of influenza...
- SM-3 Space Sensor Helps Take Out Target.
Rajatonirina, Soatiana; Heraud, Jean-Michel; Orelle, Arnaud; Randrianasolo, Laurence; Razanajatovo, Norosoa; Rajaona, Yolande Raoelina; ne Randrianarivo-Solofoniaina, Armand Euge; Rakotomanana, Fanjasoa; Richard, Vincent // Microwaves & RF; Apr2013, Vol. 52 Issue 4, Special Section pS10
The article focuses on a test on Space Tracking and Surveillance System-Demonstrator (STSS-D) satellites conducted by Raytheon Co., which concludes that a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) target could be destroyed by tracking data from a remote sensor on STSS-D.
- StreetRx Study: One Year Later, New OxyContin Shows Lower Black-Market Price Than Old Crushable Version.
Rajatonirina, Soatiana; Heraud, Jean-Michel; Orelle, Arnaud; Randrianasolo, Laurence; Razanajatovo, Norosoa; Rajaona, Yolande Raoelina; ne Randrianarivo-Solofoniaina, Armand Euge; Rakotomanana, Fanjasoa; Richard, Vincent // Biomedical Market Newsletter; 11/21/2011, Vol. 21, p497
The article presents a study on the price of OxyContin with the use of Researched Abuse, Diversion and Addiction-Related Surveillance (RADARS) System run by Denver Health in 2011. The study reveals that OxyContin, the harder-to-crush version of the opioid pain reliever, has a lower street price...
- Digital Surveillance: A Novel Approach to Monitoring the Illegal Wildlife Trade.
Hansen, Amy L. Sonricker; Annie Li; Joly, Damien; Mekaru, Sumiko; Brownstein, John S. // PLoS ONE; Dec2012, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p1
A dearth of information obscures the true scale of the global illegal trade in wildlife. Herein, we introduce an automated web crawling surveillance system developed to monitor reports on illegally traded wildlife. A resource for enforcement officials as well as the general public, the freely...
- Speco Technologies.
Hansen, Amy L. Sonricker; Annie Li; Joly, Damien; Mekaru, Sumiko; Brownstein, John S. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders; Jan2013, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p44
The article presents a corporate profile of Speco Technologies, manufacturer of surveillance and audio products in the U.S.
- Technology Accelerates the Adoption of IP-based Systems.
Freschi, Cynthia // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders; Sep2008, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p92
The article discusses the trend of Internet Protocol (IP) video surveillance systems. It was initially forecasted that IP systems would increase at the rate of roughly five percent a year. On the other hand, several of the new video surveillance systems products which were introduced over the...
- Getting graphic detail.
Zolfagharifard, Ellie // Engineer (00137758); 3/8/2010, Vol. 295 Issue 7790, p14
The article reports on the contract of image-analysis expert 2d3 with the British Ministry of Defence to enhance surveillance techniques from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
- Waterfront surveillance and trackability.
Yi Li; Wei Hua; Chengen Guo; Haisong Gu; Jinman Kang; Xiangrong Chen // Machine Vision & Applications; Dec2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5/6, p291
This paper presents a method for waterfront surveillance system. Unlike traditional approaches that model dynamic water background explicitly, we choose a relaxed background model to extract multiple object hypotheses. The hypotheses are then tracked with probablistic framework. Finally, the...
- Improving target detection by coupling it with tracking.
Junxian Wang; Bebis, George; Nicolescu, Mircea; Nicolescu, Monica; Miller, Ronald // Machine Vision & Applications; Oct2009, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p205
Target detection and tracking represent two fundamental steps in automatic video-based surveillance systems where the goal is to provide intelligent recognition capabilities by analyzing target behavior. This paper presents a framework for video-based surveillance where target detection is...
- Capturing High Performance.
Steele, Jeffrey // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing; Apr2008, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p87
The article offers information related to the real definition of high-performance camera. It discusses several important factors buyers, as end users of a specified brand of products, have to consider as well as the importance of reading the product specifications. It also offers factors to...
- Boston Marathon Gets Enhanced SA.
Steele, Jeffrey // Airport Security Report; 5/20/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p3
The article reports that Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems had deployed its Athena system to integrate existing video, mapping, location, tracking and operational information into one common operating picture to enhance public safety in the city and port area during the Boston Marathon....
- Parking ticket dispute reveals problem with vehicle bunching.
Steele, Jeffrey // Truck & Driver; Apr2008, p9
The article reports that owner-driver David Collison has resolved a dispute over parking tickets at the Poplar 2000 truckstop at Lymm. Collison, who lives near the truckstop and uses it on a regular basis, received two parking tickets for overstaying when he knew he had only stayed at the site...
- Structural similarity-based object tracking in multimodality surveillance videos.
Loza, Artur; Mihaylova, Lyudmila; Bull, David; Canagarajah, Nishan // Machine Vision & Applications; Apr2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p71
This paper addresses the problem of object tracking in video sequences for surveillance applications by using a recently proposed structural similarity-based image distance measure. Multimodality surveillance videos pose specific challenges to tracking algorithms, due to, for example, low or...
- INTELLIGENCE APPROACH TO COUNTERING TERRORISM.
Magee, Aden // Counter Terrorist; Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p43
In this article the author discusses his sentiments on the U.S. intelligence approach to counter terrorism. He stresses that the standard measures employed to counter terrorist collection is based on understanding that the actual eyes-on surveillance remains a critical aspect of preoperational...
- Homelessness and Exclusion: Regulating public space in European Cities.
Doherty, Joe; Busch-Geertsema, Volker; Karpuskiene, Vita; Korhonen, Jukka; O'Sullivan, Eoin; Sahlin, Ingrid; Tosi, Antonio; Petrillo, Agostino; Wygnanska, Julia // Surveillance & Society; Sep2008, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p290
Public space is an essential component of the daily life of homeless people, whether rough sleepers or hostel dwellers or others who are inadequately housed. During 2006 a group of researchers from the European Observatory on Homelessness considered the ways in which the increasing surveillance,...
- Confiabilidade da Declara��o de Nascido Vivo como fonte de informa��o sobre os defeitos cong�nitos no Munic�pio de S�o Carlos, S�o Paulo, Brasil.
Nhoncanse, Geiza C�sar; Melo, D�bora Gusm�o // Revista Ci�ncia & Sa�de Coletiva; 2012, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p955
The reliability of the information on congenital defects listed in birth certificates of the Live Birth Information System (SINASC) in the City of S�o Carlos, S�o Paulo, Brazil, was evaluated. A descriptive study that reviewed all 15,249 birth certificates from 2003 to 2007 compared the data...