Robotic Assistance Devices’ latest cloud-based artificial intelligence-powered security solution the Security Control and Observation Tower (SCOT™), a competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has been chosen by BUILDINGS Magazine as a 2018 Money-Saving Products Award Winner.
RAD’s SCOT™ was recognized in the June 2018 issue of BUILDINGS Magazine as one of 10 products listed for the cost savings and features it offers building owners and facility managers for life safety and security.
SCOT™, a standalone, remote, portable, self-sufficient intelligence observation tower designed to instantly expand an organization’s security reach, can be leveraged to help customers supplement existing security professionals while improving ROI.
(Learn More about SCOT™. RAD’s unique Power System allows SCOT™ to be quickly placed virtually anywhere for short- or long-term deployments with zero investment/planning in any supporting infrastructure. Courtesy of Robotic Assistance Devices and Vimeo).
The SCOT™ solution is ideal for perimeter surveillance for critical infrastructure, distribution and storage centers, data centers, high-value outdoor areas, homeowner’s associations and other restricted properties.
SCOT™ is customizable and can be used anywhere a “stand-at-post” guarding position is in use, at any visitor/employee check-in location and at any kiosk location.
“The SCOT™ solution is designed to offer end users the ability to implement cutting-edge technology into their security posture at a fraction of the cost, making it an ideal product for this recognition,” said Steve Reinharz, President and CEO, RAD.
“SCOT™ delivers security patrolling services to security managers looking to augment their teams using AI-based technology and can be a valuable, cost-effective asset to any security operation.”
SCOT™’s powers human detection analytics, featuring the longest range detection at low false alarm rates.
Additionally, SCOT™ RAD Software Suite, is a collection of integrated software applications hosted in Microsoft’s Azure Cloud services and allows immediate and mobile access to alerts and controls generated by SCOT™.
“Not only does SCOT™ allow flexibility for deployment, but it also results in an organization’s ability to scale as needed to fully address security challenges,” added Reinharz.
“Customers that need more control and protection of their facilities can deploy the SCOT™ solution at a fraction of the cost of other solutions.”
“SCOT™’s ability to be instantly deployed to a location makes it unique in the market, as many of today’s end users require solutions that offer immediate and long-term results without the debilitating cost or installation time of infrastructure investment.”
Each SCOT™ tower is equipped with the latest AI technologies:
- Human detection analytics – SuspectSpotter
- License plate recognition – LicenseSpoter
- Standalone power – RAD Power Systems
- MAC Tracker™ capabilities – through BOLO Technologies
- Long-range paging
- Close-range intercom
- Customizable wraparound LED panels
- Long-range visibility
- Cellular connectivity and WiFi capabilities
- Credential validation and access control (optional)
- 24/7 equipment monitoring from RAD through the Robot Monitoring Center
- Up to 180 hours continuous operation
- Security/Help/Panic button
- Large Tablet featuring security and concierge services PLUS video conferencing with the SOC or guards in the field
- Over-the-air software updates
- Audio integration – Built-in VOIP communications
SCOT™’s use of AI allows it to deliver guarding services at a significantly lower cost and is considerably more affordable than any human or automated solution on the market.
Robotic Assistance Devices at a Glance
Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), the Platinum Award Winner for BestRobotic Perimeter Protection Solution in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is an innovator in the delivery of artificial intelligence-based solutions that empower organizations to gain new insight, solve complex challenges and fuel new business ideas, and a a wholly-owned subsidiary of On the Move Systems, Inc.
Through its next-generation robotic product offerings, RAD can help organizations streamline operations, increase ROI and strengthen business.
RAD robotics technology improves the simplicity and economics of patrolling and guard services, and allows experienced personnel to focus on more strategic tasks.
RAD robotic solutions are well suited for use in multiple industries such as enterprises, government, transportation, critical infrastructure, education and healthcare.
RAD currently has a sales pipeline of more than 50 Fortune 500 companies and more than 25 qualified dealers and distributors that have a combined customer base of more than 35,000 end user corporations.
Robotic Assistance Devices in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program
AST focuses on Homeland Security and Public Safety Breaking News, the Newest Initiatives and Hottest Technologies in Physical & IT Security, essential to meeting today’s growing security challenges.
The 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is organized to recognize the most distinguished vendors of Physical, IT, Port Security, Law Enforcement, Border Security, First Responders, (Fire, EMT, Military, Support Services Vets, SBA, Medical Tech) as well as the Federal, State, County and Municipal Government Agencies – to acknowledge their outstanding efforts to ‘Keep our Nation Secure, One City at a Time.’
As an ‘ASTORS’ competitor, the SCOT Solution will be competing against the industry’s leading providers of Innovative Investigation/Surveillance/Detection Product Solutions.
To Learn More about the ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, see 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winners Honored at ISC East.
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:
- The Department of Homeland Security
- U.S. Customs and Border Protection
- The Department of Justice
- The Security Exchange Commission
- State and Municipal Law Enforcement Agencies
- The Royal Canadian Mounted Police
- Leaders in Private Security