Russian retailers learned about video management solutions in two recent seminars held by AxxonSoft and Axis Communications, on 12 December in Moscow and then on 29 January in St. Petersburg.
Mikhail Baburin, Corporate Client Manager for AxxonSoft, introduced attendees to the core principles for building smart video surveillance systems for retailers, as well as the benefits and deployment process of IP technologies and networks. Several existing installations based on the Axxon Intellect security management system were demonstrated. Alexander Zubov, Director of Checkout Analytics, talked about the role of transaction analytics and cash control in identifying fraud.
Axis-made products and retail-oriented technologies were presented by Stanislav Guchiya, Director for Business Development in Russia, the CIS, and Eastern Europe for Axis Communications. Besides the latest hardware releases, his remarks described application for this equipment and video surveillance and analytics technology overall. Speaker information was tailored to the specific needs of retail establishments and what IP video surveillance can do for security, responsive store management, and merchandising.
The participants did not pass up the opportunity to learn and network during the presentations, coffee breaks, and lunch. The comfortable venue provided numerous opportunities for knowledge sharing, including by specialists from leading retail companies.