Future Challenges

  • Kerstin Denecke
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Computer Science book series (BRIEFSCOMPUTER)


Surveillance of situations, subjects or objects is crucial in various scenarios. Even though we are not threaten by lions or missing water holes like animals on the savannah, there are many situations and threats that require active monitoring. Modern society accompanied with terrorism, natural disasters and others, make these threats even worse. Maybe in future, I will have an App on my mobile that provides information where to go when a serious flood happened, just by skimming through the Web chatter and aggregating the information available.


False Alarm Surveillance System Social Network Service Unstructured Data Life Threatening Situation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Forschungszentrum L3SHannoverGermany

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