Category Archives: Technology

High Tech vs. Right Tech

With much debate surrounding whether a Retail Apocalypse truly did occur in 2017 — or is still looming on the horizon in 2018 — it begs the question of how retailers can prepare, if at all. There’s no question that the retail landscape is constantly evolving, with customers demanding more while their shopping habits change […]

New Year, New Features, New Pricing

It’s a new year, and with that comes new innovations and trends for retail. In particular, Forbes is calling 2018 the “year of technology” with more integration of it into mainstream retail. If retailers want to continue bringing in new and repeat customers, they can’t keep doing what they’ve always done — they truly have […]

The Prism Platform + Microsoft Cognitive Services

When we launched the Prism Vision mobile application this fall, our goal was to empower businesses across all industries with the ability to leverage video for smarter decision making. Central to this mission has been the development of an open platform that can harness the most sophisticated A.I. and machine learning technology, and deliver it […]

Re-Defining Enterprise Video

Five years ago, Prism was founded with a simple yet revolutionary mission: transform enterprise video into data that can make businesses smarter and more profitable. We started by carving a path to connect networks of cameras to an intelligent cloud that delivers insights about business performance. Today, we’re leveraging new capabilities built from A.I, computer […]

Measuring a “Retail Revolution”

Business Insider’s research arm, Business Intelligence, recently published a presentation that highlights five top digital trends for 2016. In it, they identify the Internet of Things as the next industrial revolution of our era. According to the BI’s research, B2B investment in IoT solutions is slated to grow to more than $3 trillion over the […]

Announcing: Prism’s New Reports Feature

You asked for more flexible reporting tools, and we listened. The new Reports feature is now live, enabling total customization. Create any combination set of Sites, Areas, and Metrics to get exactly the data you need — whether you want entry counting, area counting, occupancy metrics, or dwell reports. The parameters are limitless: There are no […]

Behind the Lens: Stephanie Ho, Software Engineer

Internships are important to have on your resume when you start looking for a job, but sometimes the internship itself is great enough you’d rather have it be the job! Stephanie Ho, one of our all-star software engineers, started out as an intern at Prism — and then joined the team full-time after graduation. We’re glad […]

3 Ways IoT Will Drive Technology Decision Making in 2016

With Halloween behind us we have officially kicked-off the start of the Holiday Season, which means that we’re already starting to see analyst firms and technology authorities report on year-end observations and predictions. Last month, for example, Gartner shared the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016. The report called out exciting developments like with […]