NEC Corporation of America (NEC), the Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Biometric Recognition System, introduced its new Enterprise Video Analytics solution (NEC EVATM) for video surveillance (real-time and post event), facial recognition, analytics, intrusion detection and tracking at connect:ID in Washington, D.C.
AST along with connect:ID attendees were able to see NEC EVA, a new class of video analytics allowing for instant detection, identification and tracking of suspicious individuals, objects and behavior in a crowd, based on our world-renowned, and ‘ASTORS’ Award Winning NeoFace®, along with other analytics technologies.
(See a brief overview of NEC’s Advanced Recognition Systems latest identification technologies, including Integra-ID iBW, the latest in fingerprint technology processing, NeoFace EVA (Enterprise Video Analytics), and SmartScan. Our biometric identification matching innovations are designed to protect the public and meet the expanding security needs of our changing world. Courtesy of NEC America and YouTube)
“Early detection of suspects and suspicious individuals, objects and behaviors enables preventative measures to be put in place,” said Raffie Beroukhim, Senior Vice President, NEC Advanced Recognition Systems.
“From real-time surveillance to post-event analysis of available video, NEC EVA delivers a scalable, end-to-end technology suite that assists in securing transportation hubs, critical infrastructure and borders, as well as reducing man-power and expenses in criminal investigations.”
In addition to NEC’s NeoFace® facial recognition technology NEC EVA supports state-of-the-art analytics including object detection, crowd detection and estimation, queue waiting times, tracking and suspicious behaviors.
(Learn More about NEC’s NeoFace® Express is a cutting-edge, integrated solution that uses facial recognition to transform the travel experience, elevates VIP access, secure national borders, increase pedestrian flow, and keep citizens safe. Courtesy of NEC America and YouTube)
NEC’s Advance Recognition Systems (ARS) offer these, and other biometrics oriented security applications to enable the safety, security and economic interests of the U.S. and our allies.
Additionally, AST enjoyed some well-attended and informative panel guests at connect:ID which included NEC’s lineup of speakers:
- Raffie Beroukhim, Senior Vice President, NEC Advanced Recognition Systems, addressing Hardening Soft Targets with ID.
- Benji Hutchinson, Vice President of Federal Operations, NEC Advanced Recognition Systems, on ID in Theater
- Matt Pruitt, Chief Federal Solutions Architect, NEC Advanced Recognition Systems on a discussion on Securing the Internet of Things
NEC Corporation at a Glance
NEC is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world.
By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company’s experience and global resources, NEC’s advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers.
The NEC Group globally provides “Solutions for Society” that promote the safety, security, efficiency and equality of society.
Under the company’s corporate message of “Orchestrating a brighter world,” NEC aims to help solve a wide range of challenging issues and to create new social value for the changing world of tomorrow.
(Learn More. Using facial recognition to speed up the process of navigating through security, NEC’s NeoFace® Express gives airports, ports of call, and other public venues such as stadiums and concert halls a means to verify identities of passengers, customers and VIP’s alike using biometric technology. Courtesy of NEC America and YouTube)
NEC Corporation Wins Platinum in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program
- Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner
- NeoFace Express
- Best Biometric Recognition System
Over 100 distinguished guests from National, State and Local Governments, and Industry Leading Corporate Executives from companies allied to Government, gathered from across North America and the Middle East to be honored from disciplines across the Security Industry in their respective fields which included representatives from:
- The Department of Homeland Security
- The Department of Justice
- The Security Exchange Commission
- State and Municipal Law Enforcement Agencies
- Leaders in Private Security