SourceSecurity.com RSS - Avigilon Corporation news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Avigilon Corporation news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/avigilon-corporation.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 19 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT All-over-IP Expo 2015 to witness latest security technology and innovationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10746-ga-co-30-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-13263-ga-co-3637-ga-co-289-ga-co-290-ga-co-11715-ga-co-457-ga-co-13184-ga-co-4261-ga-co-527-ga-co-713-ga-co-746-ga-co-10674-ga-co-823-ga-co-3425-ga-co-11138-ga-co-13260-ga-co-12015-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10746-ga-co-30-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-13263-ga-co-3637-ga-co-289-ga-co-290-ga-co-11715-ga-co-457-ga-co-13184-ga-co-4261-ga-co-527-ga-co-713-ga-co-746-ga-co-10674-ga-co-823-ga-co-3425-ga-co-11138-ga-co-13260-ga-co-12015-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1.htmlEvents NewsWed, 19 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>All-over-IP Expo brings together recognised global ICT and security brands to educate local sales partners and end-customers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Meeting the right people and getting hands on with the newest technology are central to the All-over-IP Expo experience. With new exhibitors joining the show in Moscow in 2015, local sales partners and end-customers have even a better opportunity.</p> <p><strong>Latest innovations to be showcased</strong></p> <p>In 2015, the latest innovations in <a...Improving video surveillance effectiveness with IP and analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.18349.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.18349.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 14 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 174px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The key driver to growth in the IP market is the effectiveness and efficiency of the technology</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><strong>Technological advances in&nbsp;video surveillance are allowing end users the flexibility to do more with their systems than previously imagined. 2014 saw several new technological trends that shaped the future of the security market, with 4K and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/cyber-security.html" class="blue_bold">cyber security</a> being the main drivers. The...AMAG introduces Symmetry CompleteView 4.5 VMS and PowerProtect NVRshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-8519-ga-co-12558-ga-co-4022-ga-co-9381-ga-co-3478-ga-co-3802-ga-npr.18239.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-8519-ga-co-12558-ga-co-4022-ga-co-9381-ga-co-3478-ga-co-3802-ga-npr.18239.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 29 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology announces the release of Symmetry CompleteView Video Management System version 4.5 and four new Symmetry PowerProtect NVRs. Earlier this year AMAG announced a deepened partnership with Salient Systems, Inc. where AMAG now offers Salient&rsquo;s CompleteView VMS, PowerProtect NVRs and TouchView Mobile App video solutions as part of the Symmetry product line. This is the first software upgrade and NVR addition since the initial announcement in March.</p> <p><strong>Symmetry CompleteView 4.5</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Symmetry CompleteView 4.5 delivers advanced capabilities such as dynamic video management tools to support and streamline complex enterprise deployments, yet remains affordable to provide a powerful standalone system for any size organisation,&rdquo;</em> said AMAG Technology, Senior Product Manager-Video, Jim Murray.</p> <p>Symmetry CompleteView VMS 4.5 includes a suite of software tools called Dynamic Video Management. Designed to increase...Avigilon appoints Ric Leong as CFOhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.18056.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.18056.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Mr. Leong brings extensive senior management experience with fast-growing public companies to Avigilon&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a> (&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo; or the &ldquo;Company&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced that Ric Leong has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Avigilon effective July 1,...System integration major theme at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-2366-ga-co-1645-ga-co-8096-ga-co-1813-ga.17962.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-2366-ga-co-1645-ga-co-8096-ga-co-1813-ga.17962.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 23 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>When asking exhibitors at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a> about what drives their markets, many cite system integration as a key factor. And they want more of it.</p> <p><strong>Integration as business &ldquo;driving force&rdquo;</strong></p> <p>For example, John Davies of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSI</a> says customers are now seeking out system integration. <em>&ldquo;They want a solution rather than components</em><em>, such as linking access control with building management systems or with an organisation&rsquo;s IT network to control access to its computers,&rdquo; </em>he says.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/suprema.html" class="blue_bold">Suprema</a> &ndash; a specialist in fingerprint <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/technology-areas/biometrics.html"...IHS Report: Brivo acquisition impact on ACaaS markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-12058-ga-co-9385-ga-co-984-ga-co-2910-ga-co-9479-ga-co-2293-ga.17940.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-12058-ga-co-9385-ga-co-984-ga-co-2910-ga-co-9479-ga-co-2293-ga.17940.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 23 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The access control as a service (ACaaS) market is estimated to top $200 million in the Americas by the end of 2015</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The purchase of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/brivo-systems-llc.html" class="blue_bold">Brivo</a> by Mr. Drako is yet another example of the deepening integration between access control and video. Although the entities will remain separate, the level of integration and offering will likely escalate. What makes this a unique case is that the owner of a cloud-based video provider is...Avigilon HD Multisensor camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-8096-ga.17951.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-8096-ga.17951.htmlEvents NewsMon, 22 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The HD Multisensor provides the flexibility of having up to four cameras positioned at one location</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a>, a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently introduced the HD Multisensor camera to its product portfolio. The HD Multisensor camera offers complete coverage of wide areas with the simultaneous ability to digitally zoom in on any movement that occurs within the...Redvision’s RVX-IP30 available in 1080p and 720p resolution modelshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-10023-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1156-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1813-ga-co-9252-ga-npr.17892.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-10023-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1156-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1813-ga-co-9252-ga-npr.17892.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Redvision&rsquo;s RVX-IP30&trade;, the IP version of its successful X-SERIES&trade; rugged PTZ and dome camera range, is now available in 1080p (Full HD) and 720p (HD) resolution models. Both models have three, simultaneous, real-time video streams. The primary stream is for recording and is either 1080p or 720p, depending on model, with sub-streams of 720p, D1, VGA and QVGA for lower band-width recording, display and transmission. Video compression format options include H.264, MPEG4 or JPEG and both models have a 30x optical and 12x digital zoom.</p> <p><strong>Delivers Full HD 1920x1080p resolution video</strong></p> <p>The RVX-IP30-1080 HD model delivers Full HD, 1920x1080p resolution video, with a sensitivity of 0.35Lux in day/night mode reducing to 0.05Lux with IR illumination switched on. The RVX-IP30-720 HD has 1280x720p resolution, but with 0.25Lux is more sensitive in low-light.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;As the number of megapixels in a camera increases, its low light...IFSEC will reflect industry's rapid growth, says analyst/speakerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-2140-ga-co-1151-ga-co-268-ga-co-8096-ga-co-12200-ga-co-9620-ga.17869.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-2140-ga-co-1151-ga-co-268-ga-co-8096-ga-co-12200-ga-co-9620-ga.17869.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 15 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 126px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="Body">This year's <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International show</a> in London will provide a reflection of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/physical-security.html" class="blue_bold">physical security</a> industry's rapid growth, especially in the video sector, says one industry observer who is also a speaker at the show, coming up 16-18 June.</p> <p class="Body"><em>&ldquo;If we look at the...Avigilon Control Center Edge Solution HD Recorderhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-npr.17866.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-npr.17866.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 12 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Avigilon Corporation (&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced the addition of the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) Edge Solution (ES) High Definition (HD) Recorder to its innovative product portfolio. The ACC ES HD Recorder delivers complete support for HD cameras up to 7K (30 MP) resolution, full performance of the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) software and powerful remote access capabilities in a compact design.</p> <p><strong>Ideal for centralised monitoring</strong></p> <p>The ACC ES HD Recorder is ideal for centralised monitoring of critical infrastructure; it offers intelligent monitoring deployed onsite at the network edge, the ability to store high amounts of HD video data remotely and the ability to view live or recorded video from long distances upon demand. Locations such as upstream oil and gas pipelines, power substations and telecommunications towers are well-suited to use the ACC ES HD Recorder to...Avigilon’s Executive VP of Engineering Danny Kam resignshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.17605.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.17605.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 13 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Avigilon&rsquo;s Chief Technology Officer and Senior VP, Dr. Mahesh Saptharishi will continue to lead the engineering team</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a> (&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced that Danny Kam has resigned as its Executive Vice President of Engineering to pursue personal endeavours. Avigilon&rsquo;s Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President,...MIPS 2015 attracts 100 new companieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-161-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-10489-ga-co-11155-ga-co-823-ga-co-954-ga-co-9251-ga-co-2894-ga-co-4108-ga-co-11751-ga.17527.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-161-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-10489-ga-co-11155-ga-co-823-ga-co-954-ga-co-9251-ga-co-2894-ga-co-4108-ga-co-11751-ga.17527.htmlEvents NewsThu, 07 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>MIPS 2015 focused on security systems used in implementing smart city projects and the creation of a single urban information</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/mips-2015.html" class="blue_bold">MIPS</a>, the 21st international exhibition on protection, security and fire safety took place in pavilion 75 of Moscow&rsquo;s VDNKh from 13 &mdash; 16 April 2015.</p> <p>Over the past 20 years, MIPS has established itself as an authority among...The numbers tell the video story at ISC West: 4K and H.265http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1286-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3289-ga-co-1795-ga-sb.17284.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1286-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3289-ga-co-1795-ga-sb.17284.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>The latest in video surveillance equipment at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a> this week is reflected by the numbers you hear repeatedly on the show floor, numbers like <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/4k.html" class="blue_bold">4K</a> and H.265.</p> <p>Big players like <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/panasonic-system-communications-company-europe.html" class="blue_bold">Panasonic</a> have joined the 4K bandwagon in a big way. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sony-professional-solutions-europe.html" class="blue_bold">Sony</a> introduced a 4K camera with a larger sensor size (1-inch) to increase light sensitivity, displaying the better view alongside a &ldquo;Brand X&rdquo; competitor in the Sony booth.</p> <p><strong>&ldquo;Sharper and smarter&rdquo; </strong></p> <p>Promoting a theme of &ldquo;sharper and smarter,&rdquo; <a...Avigilon to demonstrate HD Pro camera series at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-3194-ga.17248.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-3194-ga.17248.htmlEvents NewsWed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The combination of Avigilon&rsquo;s self-learning analytics with its HD Pro camera series delivers superior perimeter protection</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a>(&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced the addition of its self-learning video analytics technology to its HD Pro camera series, available in 4K (8 megapixel) and 5K (16 MP) resolutions. An innovative technology, Avigilon&rsquo;s...ISC West 2015 to see Avigilon's single-sensor 7K security camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-3194-ga.17101.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-3194-ga.17101.htmlEvents NewsThu, 09 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Avigilon 7K camera offers horizontal resolution exceeding 7,000 pixels and more than 30 million total pixels</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a> (&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced it will showcase the security industry&rsquo;s first single-sensor 7K (30 megapixel) security camera at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West...ONVIF to highlight interoperability specifications at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-4351-ga-co-4261-ga-co-9294-ga-co-8173-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3188-ga-co-12558-ga.17011.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-4351-ga-co-4261-ga-co-9294-ga-co-8173-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3188-ga-co-12558-ga.17011.htmlEvents NewsFri, 03 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ONVIF will feature interoperability demonstrations with conference attendees on Profiles G and S</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/onvif.html" class="blue_bold">ONVIF</a>, the leading global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, announced recently that it will feature a Quick Install Challenge for its newest profile, Profile Q, and also host interoperability demonstrations with conference attendees on...Razberi Technologies relocates to Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplexhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-3911-ga-co-10023-ga-co-1042-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-8925-ga.16601.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-3911-ga-co-10023-ga-co-1042-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-8925-ga.16601.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 20 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new building provides added space to address the company&rsquo;s phenomenal growth over the last three years</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Due to continued rapid growth, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/razberi-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Razberi Technologies</a> &mdash; a leading developer of network video solutions for professional video surveillance and security applications &mdash; has moved to a much larger facility within the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.</p> <p>The new Razberi Technologies...Canon's shocking acquisition of Axis: is security industry turning tide?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-sb.16510.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-sb.16510.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 10 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Have we entered the age of the security company "open marriage?"<br /> <br />I used that phrase just a few days ago in relation to the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6080-ga-co-3057-ga.16464.html" class="blue_bold">Panasonic-Video Insight acquisition</a>. Now the phrase springs immediately back to mind related to the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga.16507.html" class="blue_bold">truly shocking news today about Canon buying Axis</a>, which last year <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-353-ga-co-1151-ga.14269.html" class="blue_bold">bought video management system supplier Milestone</a>.<br /><br />Is it possible for a video management company and a camera company to be owned by the same company and yet remain "open?"<br /><br />That was the premise when <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/canon-europe-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Canon</a> bought <a...Avigilon announces appointment of Collis Heath as Senior Vice President of Global Operationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.16442.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.16442.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Mr. Heath will lead Avigilon&rsquo;s operations functions, including quality control, supply chain, logistics and operational excellence</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a> (&ldquo;Avigilon&rdquo;), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently announced the appointment of Collis Heath to the role of senior vice president of global operations. Mr. Heath will lead and manage all aspects of...Avigilon acquires fundamental patents covering video analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-sb.16302.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-sb.16302.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/objectvideo.html" class="blue_bold">ObjectVideo </a>shook the industry a few years ago by launching a series of lawsuits against the industry&rsquo;s big players, claiming infringement of ObjectVideo&rsquo;s patents on the basic technologies of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a>. Some of the targeted companies fought back, but in the end most opted to make the issue go away by signing a licensing agreement with ObjectVideo.</p> <p>The latest twist in the story is major video supplier <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon&rsquo;s</a> acquisition of those patents &ndash; and of the 19 related licensing agreements. The $80.3 million transaction more than doubles the total number of Avigilon&rsquo;s patents &ndash; adding 76 U.S. and international patents to the...