In addition to the traditional video surveillance that’s available for your business, there is also useful and effective information that can be gathered via audio. The benefit of audio analytics can be found in a variety of applications. It can detect a rising conflict in the classroom, detect aggression in a retail or bar setting, or in a worse case scenario it can detect a gunshot in a school, house of worship, place of business, etc. When integrated with a quality security video system, audio analytics can play a major role in preventing a bad situation from getting worse. Audio Analytics can play a strong role in a situation such as “Home Care”, where it can detect movement or occupancy while respecting privacy.