Startup Turing Video Segway-Based Security Robot Profile

By: Brian Karas, Published on Sep 13, 2017

If security robots can not replace guards, perhaps the next best thing is a robot the guard can actually ride.

Turing Video has raised $5 million, and is bringing to market a robot security guard that can not only detect security violations, using deep neural network analytics, but can also shuttle a guard around at 11mph.

IPVM spoke with company executives about this new offering, reviewing the details inside.

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ASIS ******

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