FORT COLLINS, COLO., Feb. 3, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jemez Technology's Eagle-i Edge® advanced video analytics solution for real-time threat detection and tracking has been deployed as an integral part of the security technology selected by The City of Houston Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security to protect the more than one million fans expected to experience the 10-day Super Bowl LIVE event at the city's 12-acre Discovery Green Park.
Houston selected Axis Communications video and audio systems to provide surveillance at and around the event's venue. Axis thermal cameras are equipped with Eagle-i Edge® Perimeter Surveillance software with unparalleled system performance optimized for Axis camera networks.
Bud Michael, Jemez Technology VP Corporate Strategy, stated, "We are proud to help maintain public safety everyday and at special events such as Super Bowl LIVE. Jemez is honored to partner with Axis in this critical work."
The City of Houston's deployment of Jemez Technology's embedded Eagle-i Edge® analytics for Super Bowl LIVE highlights Jemez Technology's unprecedented honor as Axis 2016 Technology Innovation Partner of the Year Award for the second year in a row. This award was bestowed at the 11th annual Axis Connect & Converge Conference (ACCC). Axis, the global leader in network video, presented these annual awards to top channel, software and technology partners.
"Jemez is an award-winning technology partner in delivering 24/7 situational awareness for our customers. Installations like Discovery Green Park clearly demonstrate the power of intelligent security solutions that combine advanced perimeter detection with our state-of-the-art thermal cameras. These technologies offer great advantages to law enforcement agencies that manage challenging environments like Super Bowl LIVE," said Scott Dunn, Senior Director, Business Development Solutions & Services, North & Central America, Axis Communications, Inc.
Eagle-i Edge®,built upon the Axis Camera Application Platform (ACAP), incorporates the power of Jemez Technology's field-proven image processing technology into a powerful and highly-accurate perimeter surveillance offering with capability that until now has not been possible in an edge-based camera application.
About Jemez Technology
Jemez Technology provides state-of-the-art video surveillance technology delivering dramatically enhanced perimeter and area surveillance for critical asset and infrastructure protection. The company was founded by former scientists from the Los Alamos National Laboratory, bringing decades of national security experience to its products and services. More information is available at www.jemeztechnology.com. Eagle-i Edge® is a registered trademark of Jemez Technology LLC.
Media Contact: Bud Michael Technology VP Corporate Strategy, Jemez Technology LLC M: +1-650-823-1199