Restricted Security Area Surveillance terminology - Restricted Security Area Surveillance 1.1

Restricted Security Area Surveillance Plugin Guide 1.1

Restricted Security Area Surveillance 1.1

RSA systems use specific terms, which might differ from system to system. Here are definitions of some common terms.

Term Definition
Radar A radar is a device that detects the presence, direction, distance, and speed of objects by sending out pulses of high-frequency electromagnetic waves that are reflected off the object back to the source.
Navtech Radar The designer and manufacturer of commercially deployed radar detection solutions. See
SpotterRF website The application you use to configure the restricted security areas and radars in a SpotterRF tracking system.
Target An object, person, or animal detected crossing the perimeter of a zone. A target is identified by a blue scope icon (). Targets are also referred to as tracks.
Tracks See Target.
Tracking system A system that tracks the speed and direction of objects that move through a zone.
Witness A suite of software used by Navtech Radar to manage and control radars, cameras, and third-party systems. For a description of its components, see the Witness system design web page for details.
Zone The perimeter of a restricted area. In Security Center, a zone is a colored area overlaid on the map. The color indicates one of the following states: disarmed (gray), armed (green) and in alert (red). The default colors can be changed in the Restricted Security Area Surveillance plugin role.