By Alon Alexander / Published November 2023
New technological innovations have produced the long-envisioned “infallible security guard.”
Yes, “We are only human.” This phrase is used to explain moments when things don’t go as expected, and most of the time, it’s due to human error. This brings us to our topic, which is security. Security has always been a key element in any societal sector: the public, the business sector, or government entities. However, the reality, or even just the appearance of security, has been undermined by human inaccuracy throughout history.
Sometimes our senses play tricks on us; sometimes we’re just tired; sometimes we’re moody; sometimes we just don’t care. All of these situations, and many more we can think of, create a flawed security/protection system. But now, we have the security robot.
With advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and other technological developments, we now have the capability of integrating security robots into our daily routines, assisting us in tasks like security patrols, perimeter guarding, and inspections. These robots are equipped with a range of sensors—from thermal, infrared, and facial recognition cameras to motion detectors as well as specialized microphones and speakers.
There are different types of security robots, but one stands out: the outdoor security robot. This robot is designed to work in various terrains—dirt roads, gravel, grass, uneven outdoor terrain—and under harsh weather conditions such as excessive heat, cold, or rain.
So, what are the advantages of having an outdoor security robot? These robots assist human beings in challenging outdoor conditions, operating day and night without needing to rest and without distractions. They help minimize misconduct, collusion, and negligent attitudes at work while maximizing the organization’s management efforts. These robots provide dependable surveillance patrols and inspections through constant electronic monitoring.
So, what will become of the security guard/patrol industry? Robots won’t entirely replace human interaction, but they will assist human guards in patrolling or inspecting large and difficult-to-traverse areas, doing so without biases, errors, distractions, or the need to rest. How will this help companies? Human resources issues could be reduced to a level in which budgets are less strained. The efficiency and effectiveness of the company’s security efforts will be remarkably increased, considering that robots, if programmed correctly, will perform almost error-free. Many organizations such as HOAs, golf courses, utility companies, storage facilities, car dealerships, and others are now implementing outdoor security robots for their security needs.
Considering these realities, let’s welcome the innovative technology that will guard our future—the outdoor security robot.
President, Robotics Security
Alon Alexander is the current president of Robotics Security. With over two decades of experience in the industry, Alon has established himself as a respected leader in the field of security and risk management. Throughout his career Alon has demonstrated a strong commitment to his clients, striving to provide them with the highest level of service and expertise. He has a proven track record of developing and implementing effective security strategies that have helped businesses of all sizes to protect their assets, employees, and customers. Alon is also actively involved in his community, serving as a mentor to young professionals and volunteering his time and resources to various charitable organizations. Alon’s dedication to his work and his community has earned him a reputation as a leader in both fields. For more information, call 1-833-510-4470 ext. 102, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.robotserv.ai.