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How Video Analytics Helps Banks Improve Customer Service

Video analytics helps banks improve their speed of service and increase the uptake of special promotions. Banks, like other businesses, set targets for customer service. For example, queuing for no longer than four minutes. A smart video people counting system will tell you: The number of people currently in a queue The queuing time of … Continue reading How Video Analytics Helps Banks Improve Customer Service

Counting mobile library users in the Arctic Circle

In the far north of Finland, within the Arctic Circle, travels the mobile library of the Inari region. This library bus brings books and magazines to the small villages of the largest municipality in the country. The library wanted to record how many people got on and off the bus at each stop. To achieve … Continue reading Counting mobile library users in the Arctic Circle

Smart Cities Technology Markets Grow by 15.8% Annually to 2023

With the number of smart cities increasing from about two dozen to more than 100 in just a few years, the market for smart city information and communication technology is anticipating steady growth, according to a report by BCC Research. These early cities are just the tip of the iceberg. The overarching landscape is one … Continue reading Smart Cities Technology Markets Grow by 15.8% Annually to 2023

Why counting pedestrians is at the heart of a smart city

A city’s vitality depends upon pedestrians. There is a direct link between economic prosperity and the safety and ease of being a pedestrian. The more we who live in cities walk, the better the city in almost all respects: health, retail spending and emissions pollution. Find out more about smart cities, or read on to … Continue reading Why counting pedestrians is at the heart of a smart city