Since its foundation in 1998, the Leader in Safe City Technologies, Ekin has been leading the way to more secure cities all over the world with its offices in Istanbul, Stuttgart, Zurich, Abu Dhabi, Ankara, Baku, Dubai and New York.
Starting with developing safety technologies for NATO Summit 2004 and FIFA World Cup 2006 in Germany, Ekin had built over 500 “City Safety Control Centers” all around the world and became the pioneer in city safety technologies.
As the inventor of mobile surveillance systems in safe city technologies, Ekin services ultimate safety to public with Ekin Patrol, the world’s first and only smart patrol which is capable of speed detection, face recognition, plate recognition continuously and simultaneously and turns every vehicle into smart patrol vehicle. Ekin’s mobile and fixed surveillance systems are totally compatible with the state-of-art software; Red Eagle – “Safe City Operation System”. Red Eagle is an integrated operation system that manages all city systems such as surveillance systems, face recognition, plate recognition, speed detection, parking violation detection, smart intersection control and system control software.
Ekin has won world’s prestigious awards with the pioneer mobile surveillance products; Ekin Patrol and Ekin Bike Patrol, such as "Stevie Awards Best New Product-Bronze” two years in a row, German Design Award-Special Mention and A-Design Silver Award.
With its state-of-art solutions and products, Ekin had won “Game Changer” title in World Technology Awards 2014 and succeeded to be one of 5 finalists with competitors like Google Glass, LinkedIn.
Two years in a row Stevie Awards “Most Innovative Company” bronze award winner Ekin’s mission is to make the modern cities safer and smarter with tremendous effort on its entire software, hardware and design.
Ekin’s Patrol G2 combines elegant design with powerful technology to turning it into the go to high-tech, mobile enforcement product for safe cities around the world. With license plate number detection, face recognition, and speed enforcement and parking management on the move, Patrol G2 is designed to enhance safety in cities around the world. Patrol G2 is designed as a light bar and is suitable for vehicles such as police cars or fire engines.
The first and only smart patrol bike in the world that performs number plate recognition and parking management on the move, Ekin Bike Patrol is a high-tech mobile enforcement product designed for bicycles. Suitable for any kind of patrol bike, Ekin Bike Patrol is aimed to bring order to traffic and prevent the chaos caused by parking violations.
Ekin Micro Spotter automatically detects the license plate numbers of the vehicles in its field of view in mobile (mounted on a vehicle’s hood or roof) and stationary (mounted on a pole or tripod) position via high-resolution video-based license plate number recognition technology and ensures continuous traffic safety. Micro Spotter’s versatile application range and micro-sized design enables users to expertly monitor an area both on the go and in one place.
Expertly designed to keep cities safe, Ekin Box Spotter ensures continuous traffic safety by automatically detecting the license plate and speed of a vehicle in its field of view. With high-resolution images, 24/7 video surveillance and detailed analysis and reporting, Box Spotter is truly a comprehensive safe city solution. Thanks to its compact design, the Box Spotter’s can be mounted to a pole or used on a tripod to provide instant safety at required locations. The Ekin Box Spotter received the coveted Red Dot Award: Product Design in 2018.
Ekin SPOTTER is the first and only smart city furniture that satisfies a city’s smart needs by using several modules for traffic management, environmental analyses, and city surveillance. It is a compact product that seamlessly fits in with any cityscape by affixing to a sidewalk. A single device capable of providing a wealth of real-time information about a city Ekin Spotter can be customized to perform a number of functions, including:
Ekin Face is a face detection and analysis system that recognizes faces with high accuracy, ensuring continuous safety at public or private areas. Ekin Face recognition technology is able to capture all the faces in the field of view and compare them with a database that checks for the similarity rate of matched faces.
Beyond just identifying faces with a high degree of accuracy, Ekin Face can also analyze the faces based on gender, age or individuals in groups. Even if there is not an enrolled image in the database, the system reaches the closest result for a wanted person. For Instance; Ekin Face lists all women in red, all men in groups of three or all women under thirty according to its set filter. With face analysis, Ekin Face clearly lists possible time zones, images and videos where specified individuals might appear making it simple to comb through hours of video surveillance.