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Putting the I in ITS

MAV’s next generation Intelligent ANPR camera, the Rapier 50IQ was released just over a month ago and since then has been a source of great discussion within a number of sectors including Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). With the announcement of the Rapier 50IQ’s arrival on both Trafficsafe and IFSEC Global it is clear that the industry is…

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Customer Service – The clue is in the title

I have had mixed experiences when dealing with customer service personnel. Some seem to think they will get an award for getting me off the phone as quickly as possible (and maybe they do) and others will quite happily ignore everything I say and try and sell me something I neither want nor called about….

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Harnessing the power within

How many of us have invited consultants to join us in discussions regarding planning for the future and what the next ‘big thing’ is going to be? I would guess quite a few. We imagine market ‘experts’ can provide us with guidance as to market reactions, fluctuations and expectations. Don’t get me wrong, some input…

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Innovate to differentiate

What do we mean by innovate? Folding a napkin three times to fit under a wonky table leg? Using pieces of a space suit to plug an air leakage in a space shuttle ‘a la’ Apollo 13? People throw around the word innovative because it’s a buzzword, it’s an update of the ‘cutting edge’ of…

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The eye in the sky, the eye of the storm

Does the Police using ANPR cameras impinge on your privacy? ANPR cameras are an additional tool to support police in identifying suspects and increase the efficiency of investigations. There are many that feel that having their number plates scanned by Police without their consent is grouping the innocent with the guilty, or at least suspected…

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Silent Vigilance

Silent Vigilance ANPR is at the centre of much debate throughout the world. For some it is a watchful eye that envelops them with a sense of security, for others it is a constant shadow that surveys every move you make whether you want it to or not. We are all entitled to our own…

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