September 23, 2020

Athenta Technologies Dedicated Command and Control Centre Platform Manages Surveillance & Security for the Guru Purab Festival

Athenta Technologies, a platform-based company, which specializes in integrated infrastructure management, provides Surveillance & Security support along with Infra-Management for the upcoming Guru Purab Festival.

On the auspicious day of Guru Purab thousands and millions of people gather in flocks to celebrate the festival in Punjab and their safety would be a matter of concern. While managing them might be an illimitable task, Athenta supports the same by providing surveillance by providing a centralized web-based platform for monitoring and management of 20 Zonal Viewing Centers and end-point devices (like IP cameras, Sensors etc.) spread across the Sultanpur, Lodhi.

Athenta is playing a pivotal role by offering technology-based intelligence for all smart solutions that will be implemented all across the city for an effective infrastructure solution. The city is gearing up for the massive event spread over 270 acres of land wherein Athenta will be setting-up the Integrated Command and Control Center as the nerve center for all Smart City Operations. They will work as a virtual third eye in order to prevent crime and maintain decorum by providing 24*7 operational monitoring of the entire city.

The advanced system will be gathering the inputs from various departments and applications for analysis and research for better planning and implementation of the City. The role of Athenta is to provide an Integrated Command and Control Centre (ICCC) across the entire city that includes all the parking areas and all the historic areas where the festival is celebrated.

The Integrated Command and Control Center takes live feed from CCTV cameras/Surveillance System, city network, automation location tracking system (ALTS), Video Management System (VMS), Variable Message System (VaMS) & Video Analytics; installed all over the city to gather inputs from various departments and applications for analysis and research for better planning and implementation of the City.

On this occasion, Gopal Joshi, Director Sales, Athenta Technologies comments, “We are extremely pleased to be a part of such a festival where we are contributing with our solutions to keep a check on every single activity and surveillance equipment and ensuring the system and the infrastructure is up and running efficiently.

“Athenta aims to achieve twin purpose with this initiative i.e. to control any incident for safe procession and safety of the devotees and secondly by increasing the efficiency of the city surveillance for easy access and monitoring.”

The critical part of any deployment is an effective use of Data and Technology and to create efficiency that will streamline the infrastructure by simplifying tasks. With the setup, the system will be improving and the surveillance and security of the infrastructure can be easily integrated with the monitoring devices, alarms, and access control devices that will help the security forces to identify the security breaches as and when it occurs. Having a central command center (CCC) can help in identifying and resolving any unwanted incident that can create chaos during the festival. This will also help in tracking and resolving the Grievances of the devotee on a timely basis and effectively from a single platform of the command control center.

“With the help of stalled Automatic Location Tracking System, tracking of the information will be easier It will work as the backbone for connectivity of the city that is divided into various zones like parking, critical areas, etc. This integration will help in managing the systems and subsystems independently. With, Athenta tool in place, it can cover the entire city and will help in Camera Recording that is integrated with AI application to monitor crowd, fire safety, vehicle detection, face detection, etc.” quoted Rajeev Sharad, Urbaforce Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Athenta is also providing a zonal viewing center where the dedicated stakeholder of every zone will be notified of any incident takes place in their zone. Each zone has a dedicated stakeholder who would is notified for any incident in that particular zone. The stakeholder would also be responsible for owning and addressing the incident in the predefined SLA

Vandeep Singh, Zest Systems and Triflex consortium quotes, “Security of any area is prime importance for us; we are very pleased to have Athenta Technologies on board with us. With Athenta’s products, our purpose is to set up a state-of-the-art infrastructure for the Guru Purab Festival, we have installed CCTV cameras to provide maximum security and surveillance across the city.”

By combining its best services into an open platform, Athenta’s Next Genesis of Integrated Command and Control solutions and services will help build a system that will allow others to accomplish their purpose of visiting the city with ease.