SourceSecurity.com RSS - Milestone Systems news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Milestone Systems news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/milestone-systems.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Transportation end users embracing open video platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16120.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16120.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 208px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Milestone Interconnect provides a cost-efficient and flexible way to have central surveillance operation across geographically dispersed sites</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The transportation vertical is embracing the open platform for video systems. In the past, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.manufacturers.html" class="blue_bold">manufacturers</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>required transportation end users to purchase the camera, the recorders and the software all from one manufacturer. Now, with IP,...Milestone Systems releases XProtect bi-monthly Device Pack 7.8http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.16693.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.16693.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMTMilestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has just released its bi-monthly Device Pack 7.8 for the XProtect&reg; portfolio of products. The most significant feature in this upgrade is support for a new type of hybrid cameras combining a PTZ and a 360-degree camera. <p>An example of the new type of hybrid cameras is the AXIS Q6000-E network camera. This camera offers a 360&deg; overview provided by four 2-megapixel camera heads, and when integrated with AXIS Q60-E camera, it simultaneously offers high-detail optical zoom on areas of interest.</p> <p>Using XProtect clients, with just a single click operators can optically zoom in on details of interest with high precision while at the same time being able to maintain an overview of large areas of up to 20,000m&sup2; (215,000 sq. ft.) &ndash; about the size of four football fields.</p> <p>The release of Device Pack 7.8 also marks that Milestone remains committed to supporting the broadest...Christian Ringler appointed Milestone Systems Regional Sales Director for DACH and SET territorieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16607.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16607.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 20 Feb 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>Christian brings a wealth of experience from within the physical security industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), announces Christian Ringler as the new Regional Sales Director for the DACH and SET territories in Europe. He is based in Munich, and reports to Milestone VP EMEA, Thomas Lausten.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;I am thrilled to be in a global company, and I am eager to experience...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...ISONAS partners with Milestone Systems to offers integrated video and access control solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9251-ga.16588.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9251-ga.16588.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 19 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>ISONAS has waived its license fee as of January 1st for the ISONAS ACX license to integrate with Milestone ACM</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/isonas-security-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ISONAS Inc</a>., a leading pure IP access control system manufacturer, has partnered with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), to...Milestone certifies BCDVideo Nova Server and Storage Series with XProtect VMShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-1151-ga.16539.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-1151-ga.16539.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 12 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 248px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>BCDVideo&rsquo;s enterprise-grade VRP solution has been designed for maximum performance on a Milestone XProtect platform </strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has now tested and reported performance component certification of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/bcdvideo.html" class="blue_bold">BCDVideo</a>&rsquo;s Nova Server and...Canon left clues on Axis acquisition bidhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-sb.16536.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-sb.16536.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 12 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Surprise &ndash; shock, even &ndash; was the initial reaction of most in the industry to the announcement earlier this week of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/canon-europe-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Canon</a>&rsquo;s intent to acquire <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis</a>. Maybe it was the (apparent) suddenness of the move, or its scale ($2.8 billion!) that caught us off guard. Maybe it&rsquo;s the continuing ripples the move is likely to cause through the industry that has us still talking about it.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s clearly the biggest story in our market in years. But after you think about it a couple of days, it all starts making more sense.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s like after you read the climax of a good mystery novel. Once you know whodunit, you can now look back and see there were plenty of clues scattered along the way. It makes sense, in a way, almost like we...Future optimistic for enhanced usage of security systems in transportationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-823-ga-co-1097-ga-co-1151-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1753-ga.16114.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-823-ga-co-1097-ga-co-1151-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1753-ga.16114.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 11 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 142px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Better, faster networking plays into the optimistic outlook for the transportation vertical</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Our market has plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the future of security systems in the transportation vertical. <em>&ldquo;Given the advances in processing power and technology, we can only imagine what the capability of an IP camera will be in five years,&rdquo;</em> comments Anthony Incorvati, business development manager, critical infrastructure and transportation, <a...Canon-Axis acquisition: IHS Analyst Jon Cropley respondshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-9385-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1437-ga.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-9385-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1437-ga.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 10 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellpadding="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Canon's purchase of Axis could be the start of a series of acquistions in 2015 <br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>This is a massive development in the video surveillance equipment market. Until last year, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/canon-europe-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Canon</a>&nbsp;was a small player in this market. However, back in August 2013, it revealed big ambitions when its CEO, Fujio Mitari, spoke about security cameras becoming an &ldquo;important pillar&rdquo; for the company and the market having &ldquo;limitless possibilities for growth&rdquo;. Then in June 2014, Canon&nbsp;acquired the world&rsquo;s...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...Milestone Systems IP VMS creates new business possibilities at Copenhagen Zoohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16471.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16471.htmlApplications NewsFri, 06 Feb 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>The first successful event using Milestone networked video technology was the online broadcast of birth of a male rhino calf at the zoo</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has entered a strategic collaboration with Copenhagen Zoo. One of the main aims behind this partnership is to use video as a tool to extend and enhance visitors&rsquo; experience and create...Siemens enters strategic partnership with Milestone Systems to enhance security portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-1546-ga.16439.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-1546-ga.16439.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 04 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 229px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The software&rsquo;s technology is based on Danish IP video management specialist Milestone Systems <br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With Siveillance&trade; VMS (Video Management Software), <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/siemens-building-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens</a> has introduced a video management solution that enhances the company's existing security portfolio. The strategic partner for this software is Danish IP video management specialist <a...Milestone Systems XProtect portfolio and Husky network video recorders showcased at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>At the show, Milestone also talked about its growing activities in the Mideast and African regions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), spotlighted the award-winning<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/milestone-xprotect-2014-cctv-software.html" class="blue_bold"> XProtect</a>&reg; portfolio and sleek <a...Arecont Vision exhibits MegaView 2 IP megapixel bullet cameras at Intersec Dubai 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3122-ga-co-3107-ga-co-6163-ga-co-2566-ga-co-8794-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1233-ga.16258.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3122-ga-co-3107-ga-co-6163-ga-co-2566-ga-co-8794-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1233-ga.16258.htmlEvents NewsTue, 20 Jan 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"><strong>The MegaView&reg; 2 IP bullet camera delivers STELLAR&trade; Low Light Technology to reduce motion blur</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision&reg;</a>, the industry leader in IP megapixel camera technology, has added a number of significant features to the company&rsquo;s popular MegaView&reg; 2 true day/night bullet style megapixel cameras.</p> <p>New features of the MegaView&reg; 2 IP bullet camera being debuted at <a...Milestone Systems improves safety and public services in eight cities around Minnesota’s largest metropolishttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-3367-ga.16212.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-3367-ga.16212.htmlApplications NewsWed, 14 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 266px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>With the networked Milestone XProtect&reg; VMS, individual municipalities control their own security monitoring</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Open platform IP video management software (VMS) from world-leading provider <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a> is improving safety and public services in eight cities around Minnesota&rsquo;s largest metropolis. Minneapolis/St. Paul is the most populous area in the state with a sprawl of more than 3,000,000 people.</p>...Milestone Systems IP video management technology manages employee safety at Taminco USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3289-ga.16198.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3289-ga.16198.htmlApplications NewsTue, 13 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 195px; height: 280px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Milestone XProtect&reg; VMS used to monitor and record all daily activity in Taminco US manufacturing facilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>&rsquo; open platform IP video management technology is helping Taminco USA to manage employee safety and to uphold federal regulations for the production and transportation of hazardous materials.</p> <p>Taminco manufactures compounds and...Security is better than ever! The industry is optimistic looking to 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-96-ga-co-130-ga-co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-6163-ga-co-286-ga-co-12536-ga-co-4261-ga-co-527-ga-co-10263-ga-co-6909-ga-co-2736-ga-co-11891-ga-co-4902-ga-co-3425-ga-co-9267-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3579-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8173-ga-co-2803-ga-co-3292-ga-co-2415.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-96-ga-co-130-ga-co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-6163-ga-co-286-ga-co-12536-ga-co-4261-ga-co-527-ga-co-10263-ga-co-6909-ga-co-2736-ga-co-11891-ga-co-4902-ga-co-3425-ga-co-9267-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3579-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8173-ga-co-2803-ga-co-3292-ga-co-2415.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 01 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Dozens of suppliers, dealers, installers <br />and industry organisations participated in <br />our First Annual Security Market Review <br />and Forecast</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><strong style="font-size: 12px;">2014 was a great time to be in the security industry, and 2015 will be even better. This is the optimistic view shared among industry leaders contacted by SourceSecurity.com and asked to reflect on the market in 2014 and to look ahead to the New Year. Dozens of suppliers,&nbsp;dealers, installers and industry organisations participated in our First Annual Security Market Review and Forecast &ndash; and&nbsp;SourceSecurity.com is publishing each of...The year in mergers and acquisitions: Top 10 of 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7254-ga-co-3126-ga-co-353-ga-co-12086-ga-co-823-ga-co-2060-ga-co-984-ga-co-2910-ga-co-2281-ga-co-1151-ga-co-12085-ga-co-1437-ga-co-268-ga-co-7927-ga-co-12200-ga-co-1756-ga-co-3802-ga-co-2140-ga-co-3194-ga-co-8096-ga.16023.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7254-ga-co-3126-ga-co-353-ga-co-12086-ga-co-823-ga-co-2060-ga-co-984-ga-co-2910-ga-co-2281-ga-co-1151-ga-co-12085-ga-co-1437-ga-co-268-ga-co-7927-ga-co-12200-ga-co-1756-ga-co-3802-ga-co-2140-ga-co-3194-ga-co-8096-ga.16023.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 18 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 246px; height: 323px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>2014 was a year for eye-popping merger and acquisition (M&amp;A) activity in the security space. The big deals of the year included some of the largest names in the industry. One name is larger than any in the security market &ndash; Google, which made not one but two acquisitions this year that could impact the future security market.</p> <p>It was also the year that a smaller player in the video camera market (although a huge familiar brand overall) bought a large, open systems VMS company (to almost everyone&rsquo;s...Milestone elevates Samsung Techwin to Elite Partner statushttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-1437-ga.15999.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-1437-ga.15999.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 15 Dec 2014 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"><strong>Samsung Techwin is only one of eight Milestone Camera Partners in the world to achieve this status<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has elevated <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/samsung-techwin.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung Techwin</a> to the status of Elite Partner in the Milestone...PROMISE Technology and VMS vendor partners to ship free software trials with Vess A2000 series NVRhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-7201-ga-co-4392-ga.15987.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-7201-ga-co-4392-ga.15987.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 12 Dec 2014 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>Partnership with AxxonSoft, Milestone Systems, OnSSI and SeeTec simplifies migration to IP-based NVR systems</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/promise-technology.html" class="blue_bold">PROMISE Technology Inc.</a>, a recognised global leader in the storage industry, recently announced a partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/axxonsoft.html" class="blue_bold">AxxonSoft</a>, <a...