As the drive to build smart and secure cities gains momentum, the role of IT, especially security & surveillance technologies, in ensuring safety has increased multifold.

When Modi government announced the idea of creating 100 smart Indian cities, it created waves in the security & surveillance market as security integration it is going to be the major driver of the success of the Smart Cities project. For any city to emerge as a smart city, it has to be safe to start with. Safety and security systems are extremely critical in achieving the key objective of making the cities smart and safer for all inhabitants and stakeholders.