How Airports are Using Surveillance Radar for Protection against Intruders and Drones

2020-04-02T15:55:32+00:00April 2nd, 2020|

Large-, medium-, and small-sized airports operate huge physical locations with extensive perimeters and a host of critical areas that must be guarded against a number of intrusions. Humans on foot or in vehicles can pose serious threats to life and property, not to mention the financial and PR costs arising from airport shutdowns, theft, [...]

Top 8 Reasons GroudAware Should be on Your Radar

2020-03-27T14:04:33+00:00March 27th, 2020|

Creating a physical security solution that meets all of your needs requires multiple layers of security – from a perimeter fence to video cameras to audible alarms. When searching for a security solution for your site or facility, don’t forget about surveillance radar and the benefits of long-range radar. OWL’s GroundAware solutions can oftentimes [...]

How to Set up Custom Alarm Zones in GroundAware

2020-01-28T17:09:50+00:00January 28th, 2020|

One of the unique capabilities inside of GroundAware is our ability to classify potential targets among aircrafts, vehicles, people, animals, and drones. Using our classifier and zone-drawing capabilities, users are able to customize alarms and triggers to reduce the number of nuisance alarms in their system. In the GroundAware interface, alarm zones allow you [...]

Podcast: Tackling Security Challenges Using Surveillance Radar Solutions

2020-01-14T16:18:20+00:00January 15th, 2020|

Observation Without Limits President Mike Stokes joined Mike Hefner and Mark Quimby with Security Engineers, Inc. for their physical security podcast, Thin Yellow Line. On the podcast, Stokes discusses OWL’s background, as well as surveillance radar capabilities and emerging technologies in the security market that power event-based layered security. Watch/listen to the podcast to [...]

5 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Surveillance Radar Technology

2020-01-06T22:28:12+00:00January 7th, 2020|

Are you in the market for surveillance radar technology but are not sure where to start or struggling to narrow down your list of potential providers? Selecting a radar-based surveillance solution can be a daunting task and overwhelming if you are not familiar with the technology. To help you begin the selection process to [...]

Why You Need Radar for Your Drone Detection and Counter-UAS Solutions

2019-10-31T20:06:41+00:00October 31st, 2019|

Drone detection and counter-UAS (unmanned aircraft systems) applications have become an important topic the last few years as drone activity is increasing across the globe. According to the FAA, it is estimated there are more than 1.25 million drones in operation today and the FAA believes that number could triple by 2023. Due to [...]

Announcing GA3360 for Mid-Range Drone Detection

2019-10-01T21:25:54+00:00September 10th, 2019|

OWL Announces New 3D Surveillance System That Provides Hemispherical Coverage of Mid-Sized Sites and Detects Ground and Drone Threats Simultaneously The GA3360 introduces a new caliber of mid-range 3D radar capabilities that enable simultaneous detection, tracking classification and response to threats on the ground and in low-altitude airspace, including humans, [...]

7 “Hidden” Costs of Radar Deployments

2019-10-01T21:26:58+00:00September 10th, 2019|

When choosing to invest in radar surveillance technology for your critical infrastructure sites, it is common to compare several solutions prior to selecting the best one for your site. Of course, one of the major factors to consider is all of the costs that go into a radar deployment. While [...]

What is event-based, layered security?

2019-09-04T19:07:52+00:00September 4th, 2019|

Critical infrastructure security needs are growing in complexity and scale beyond the ability of traditional approaches of surveillance and security operations. Traditional surveillance methods require continuous manual monitoring, and unfortunately, many companies continue to rely primarily and solely on physical barriers and manual video surveillance. But that method requires significant infrastructure and maintenance investment, [...]