Changi Airport Group, an innovative and technologically-advanced airport based in Singapore, has reportedly chosen Genetec, Inc. to upgrade and enhance its security system.

The 3-year security upgrade project is anticipated to be completed by 2023 end. Genetec™ Security Center is a unified security platform that can blend IP security systems with an intuitive interface. Under the latest project, the technology company will support the security operations of the airport, with a specific focus on maintaining the video surveillance system across the terminals. Genetec was awarded with this project following a competitive tender process.

Founded in 1997 and based in Montreal, Canada, Genetec is an innovative technology company that provides a wide range of solutions spanning operations, intelligence, and security. Security Center, its flagship product, is an open-architecture platform that combines IP-based video surveillance, analytics, communications, ANPR (automatic license plate recognition), and access control. With an aim to drive security and contribute high levels of operational intelligence for communities, transport, enterprises, and governments, it develops cloud-based services and solutions, and serves customers in nearly 80 countries through its extensive network of consultants, certified channel partners, integrators, and resellers.

With the robust expansion of the air transport industry, this technology company is increasingly aiming towards offering smooth, delay-free airport experiences, which include entertainment, shopping, and dining. Due to the continuous evolution of air travel, it is planning to ensure safe and secure operations, at the same time offering enhanced customer services.

According to Genetec, Inc.’s Commercial Lead Transportation in APAC, Giovanni Taccori, the airport customers are gradually gaining awareness about deep business insights offered by the Security Center, including its ability to inform & create value for various areas of the airport business operations as well as enhance overall employee and passenger experiences.

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