Public administrations, organisations and infrastructures must always be comprehensively and reliably protected. Be it from intrusion, damage or cyber threats, MOBOTIX intelligent video technology can not only provide solutions to counter these threats but also assist in increasing efficiency in process and safeguarding assets.

MOBOTIX technology continues to evolve through Artificial Intelligence and on the Edge Analytics to alarm, prevent and mitigate physical and digital hazards. For the preferred targets of intruders, such as government facilities, public venues and open areas, MOBOTIX solutions provide reliability, robustness and above all, quality of data, in these locations to ensure peace of mind.

MOBOTIX focuses on cyber-security and flexibility to offer a complete suite of solutions for all applications.

Safeguarding public infrastructure

The new open and modular video system platform, MOBOTIX 7 changes the way video surveillance and video analytics are used

The new open and modular video system platform, MOBOTIX 7 changes the way video surveillance and video analytics are used. With an ever-increasing portfolio of hardware, software and intelligent technology solutions, MOBOTIX applications are not only solutions for current requirements but also scalable for future needs.

One of the main areas of focus is on the public sector. MOBOTIX 7 is the latest addition to the MOBOTIX family and enables Deep Learning and AI tools, in addition to the standard for which MOBOTIX is known, which is reliability and performance.

AI-based IoT video systems

The MOVE models, the proven Mx6 and the new MOBOTIX 7 series cover public sector requirements, from high-quality industry standard to AI-based IoT video systems that have been developed for innovative and future applications.

MOBOTIX sets new standards in the market with robust, sensitive, and incredibly secure technology solutions.

"MOBOTIX offers a complete product range to the federal, state and local governments, which as a complete solution covers all needs and requirements in the public sector. Together with our partners and the end customers, we use this range of solutions to develop customised systems that optimally meet the specific challenges in the public sector," stated MOBOTIX CEO, Thomas Lausten.

Enhanced cyber security

Public offices, authorities or ministries have the most sensitive data at their disposal, which has to be secured as a priority. This is why MOBOTIX solutions, which are as robust as they are intelligent, have strict cyber security protocols that are constantly being enhanced to maintain high level of security.

MOBOTIX only uses powerful and high-quality electronic components. This principle is consistently applied right into the digital world. Cyber security is a top priority at MOBOTIX and is strictly adhered and maintained through the MOBOTIX Cactus Concept.

High-performance MOBOTIX cameras

MOBOTIX cameras are high-performance computers with eyes and focus on data security and protection

MOBOTIX cameras are high-performance computers with eyes and focus on data security and protection. The entire video analysis and optionally, also the recording, takes place in the camera.

The self-sufficient IoT cameras transmit images, which are securely encrypted end-to-end, to the network only when relevant events occur. Transmitting less data also means fewer opportunities for cyber-attacks. Edge computing eliminates the need for central video servers and recording devices.

Certified technology

MOBOTIX has been certified for cyber security by the internationally renowned French testing institute, CNPP (Centre National de Prévention et de Protection) as the first European manufacturer in CCTV, as well as by Secure by Default from the UK and also penetration tested by SYSS in Germany.

MOBOTIX is also committed to data security in compliance with the German Data Protection Act (DSGVO). Both access rights and camera settings can be adjusted according to the application and sensitivity to ensure enhanced cyber security.

Edge architecture uses applications with AI

The decentralised edge architecture uses applications supported by Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning and in doing so, increases the potential to almost infinite applications that are beyond standard security.

The entire video analysis takes place in the camera. With unrivalled image quality, in real-time as well as recorded, the solid state IoT range of camera’s including the MOBOTIX M73, are able to transmit images securely with end-to-end encryption to the network continuously and when an event or alarm might occur, dependent on the requirement.

Not only is the ROI increased, but by transmitting less data, there are fewer opportunities for cyber-attacks. Edge computing also reduces the need for additional components.

Intelligent MOBOTIX video technology

With MOBOTIX intelligent solutions, reaction times can be decreased in situations and assist personnel

By using MOBOTIX analytics, detection of suspicious behavior or alarm triggering in crowded situations are just two examples of the capabilities of the apps. Even unattended baggage is detected effectively by this technology.

With MOBOTIX intelligent solutions, reaction times can be decreased in situations while assisting personnel and creating awareness of overcrowding and waiting time situations, which also improves service, as well as restricting or controlling access to non-public areas or location of a sensitive nature.

Robust technology solutions

"MOBOTIX video systems are designed to master extreme conditions reliably and over the long term. It doesn't matter whether surveillance is to be particularly discreet or whether systems are to be installed in public spaces in a highly visible position for prevention purposes," explains Hartmut Sprave, MOBOTIX Chief Technology Officer.

He adds, "The trouble-free "Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)" service life of our cameras averages 80,000 hours (> 9 years). Public budgets and tax money must be used responsibly. The robust, durable MOBOTIX high-end video systems contribute to this. They do not require constant maintenance or replacement.

Thermal sensors, infrared emitters and fibre optics

Harmut further stated, “For obvious installation in sensitive outdoor areas, we offer vandal-resistant additional housings. Discreet, almost invisible solutions are used for discreet surveillance. Highly sensitive optics, thermal sensors, infrared emitters and intelligent apps master the most difficult visibility options and environmental conditions, such as darkness or adverse weather conditions."

Thomas Lausten said, "Our solutions for the public sector ultimately affect us all, because the federal, state and local governments are there for all of us. They regulate our cooperation and ensure order and strong structures. In the public sphere, security is the focus of attention.

He concludes, “We want to make a decisive contribution to this. With MOBOTIX solutions that are particularly robust, reliable, secure and cyber-safe. It is a good feeling to promote and support the common good of us all with MOBOTIX high-end technology."

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