SourceSecurity.com RSS - SightLogix news SourceSecurity.com RSS - SightLogix news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/sightlogix.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Thu, 05 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 05 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT SightLogix thermal intrusion detection cameras deployed at Torp Sandefjord Airport, Norwayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-thermal-intrusion-detection-cameras-deployed-torp-sandefjord-airport-norway-co-14035-ga-co-3478-ga.20490.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-thermal-intrusion-detection-cameras-deployed-torp-sandefjord-airport-norway-co-14035-ga-co-3478-ga.20490.htmlApplications NewsThu, 05 May 2016 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" align="center" valign="top"><strong>SightSensors are thermal cameras with integrated video analytics, automatically detecting intruders</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Airport security has been greatly enhanced for Torp Sandefjord Airport, Norway through the deployment of SightLogix smart thermal intrusion detection cameras. Installed in 2014, the solution has been providing long-range, automated protection over key areas of the airport.</p> <p><strong>Airport security risks</strong></p> <p>As a popular alternative to Oslo Airport, Torp Sandefjord serves approximately...Smart thermal cameras emerging as cost-effective outdoor security solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/smart-thermal-cameras-emerging-cost-effective-outdoor-security-solution-co-3478-ga.19912.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/smart-thermal-cameras-emerging-cost-effective-outdoor-security-solution-co-3478-ga.19912.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 11 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 299px; ; width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Thermal cameras with video analytics detect with great accuracy in bright sun,<br />fog, rain and other conditions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Smart thermal cameras are rapidly becoming the intruder detection solution of choice for securing outdoor assets. Whether for smaller-range applications like protecting entranceways or gates, or securing large perimeters around energy, utility, chemical, or transportation assets, thermal cameras paired with video analytics offer an accurate detection solution that...Security projects capital spending grew in 2015 amidst larger adoption of thermal cameras and analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-projects-capital-spending-grew-2015-co-3478-ga.19302.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-projects-capital-spending-grew-2015-co-3478-ga.19302.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 06 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Customers are expanding their range of assets, creating a need for repeat business with security companies for further protection</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Capital spending continues to open up in 2015, providing funding for security projects that may have been delayed from prior years. Overall, it was a solid year for the security industry. </strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: small;">From a SightLogix perspective, we have seen an increased rate of repeat business as existing customers expand the number of...SightLogix’s ‘The Smart Video Security Handbook’ guides security professionalshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-smart-video-security-handbook-guides-co-3478-ga-npr.18818.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-smart-video-security-handbook-guides-co-3478-ga-npr.18818.htmlProduct NewsFri, 16 Oct 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>SightLogix has written a concise guidebook to assist site managers, security directors, policy makers, architects and engineers, and integrators responsible for planning, selecting, and installing a smart video-based security system. Titled &ldquo;The Smart Video Security Handbook,&rdquo; the book contains real-world information and advice on all the steps necessary to create and implement a truly effective video security system, while offering a roadmap about how the technology may be used in the future.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The technologies discussed in the Smart Video Security Handbook present a profound opportunity to make the world safer, and yet the fundamental concepts have been largely misunderstood,&rdquo;</em> said John Romanowich, CEO, SightLogix, Inc. <em>&ldquo;We wrote this book to demystify the issues and help security professionals achieve true situational awareness for outdoor applications - and in the future - indoor environments.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The Smart...Thermal video cameras for rail infrastructure security: Effective and cost-efficient intrusion detectionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/thermal-video-cameras-rail-infrastructure-security-co-3478-ga.18740.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/thermal-video-cameras-rail-infrastructure-security-co-3478-ga.18740.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 06 Oct 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 297px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The open and exposed nature of rail yards exposes railway assets to tremendous risk&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>The importance of rail transportation in driving the U.S. economy cannot be overstated. In recognition of this, America&rsquo;s railroads are investing in the infrastructure and technology necessary to improve security for the tracks, bridges, tunnels and other vital components that make up this critical transportation network. The unique security...SightLogix SightWrap, SightSensor XA thermal intrusion detection cameras for outdoor security at ASIS 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-sightwrap-sightsensor-xa-thermal-intrusion-co-177-ga-co-3478-ga.18712.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sightlogix-sightwrap-sightsensor-xa-thermal-intrusion-co-177-ga-co-3478-ga.18712.htmlEvents NewsThu, 01 Oct 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 185px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>SightSensor XA product line has been expanded to detect inbound intruders up to 595 meters away</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>SightLogix, the technology leader for smart thermal cameras, is showcasing new thermal intrusion detection solutions here at ASIS. Innovations on display include SightWrap, a smart thermal security service that makes military-grade intrusion detection available for a low monthly cost, and the enhanced wide-area SightSensor XA smart thermal camera that can cover an area the size of a football field.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;SightLogix&rsquo;s smart thermal...Frank De Fina to receive 2015 George R. Lippert Memorial Award posthumously from SIAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/frank-de-fina-receive-2015-george-co-12558-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.18558.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/frank-de-fina-receive-2015-george-co-12558-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.18558.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Sep 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>SIA will present Mr. De Fina&rsquo;s family with the 2015 Lippert Award during SIA honours night gala</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Security Industry Association (SIA) recently announced the selection of Frank De Fina, former senior director, strategic sales, for Hikvision USA Inc., to receive the 2015 George R. Lippert Memorial Award posthumously.</p> <p>Mr. De Fina passed away unexpectedly in July 2015. At the time of his death, he was serving on the SIA Board of Directors. The SIA Lippert Award Committee, composed of previous recipients of the Lippert Award, unanimously chose De Fina from a...John Romanowich, SightLogix CEO to participate at SIA’s webcast on remote security challenges for energy siteshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/john-romanowich-sightlogix-ceo-participate-sia-co-130-ga-co-2851-ga-co-6125-ga-co-1508-ga-co-12392-ga-co-3478-ga.18556.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/john-romanowich-sightlogix-ceo-participate-sia-co-130-ga-co-2851-ga-co-6125-ga-co-1508-ga-co-12392-ga-co-3478-ga.18556.htmlEvents NewsFri, 11 Sep 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 webcast will centre around authentication, access control, perimeter security and surveillance of pipeline assets</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>SightLogix President and CEO John Romanowich will participate with other industry experts to discuss the challenges faced by the petrochemical and energy sectors in securing remote sites. This Security Industry Association (SIA) webcast will be held Sep 23, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT, and will center around authentication, access control, perimeter security and surveillance of critical pipeline...Frank De Fina – remembering a security industry iconhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9381-ga-sb.18268.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9381-ga-sb.18268.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Frank De Fina&rsquo;s death this week came as a shock to everyone in the security industry. The industry has lost both a giant presence and a good friend. He made his mark as a talented executive at some of the biggest companies in the security industry.</p> <p><strong>The &ldquo;Dark Restaurant Society&rdquo;</strong></p> <p>I saw Frank De Fina a lot in dark restaurants. I was honoured to be among the security industry journalists invited to his twice-yearly press dinners, held at nicely accoutred (if dimly lit) restaurants in places like Atlanta, Dallas, and Las Vegas, wherever there was a security industry trade show.</p> <p>Frank named the gatherings the &ldquo;Dark Restaurant Society.&rdquo; More than anything else, it was a meeting of friends. Conversations could go in any direction, whether music (Frank Sinatra or Rock and Roll) or any number of other topics. Frank would hold court amidst a long table of journalists (some squinting to read the menu in the low light)....Frank De Fina, Hikvision USA's Senior Director, passes awayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-1277-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.18240.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-1277-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.18240.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 29 Jul 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"> <p><strong>De Fina also made his mark at several other companies, including Samsung-Techwin, SightLogix, and Hikvision<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Frank De Fina, a security executive whose career spanned more than two decades at Panasonic, died suddenly over the weekend. Since leaving <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/panasonic-system-communications-company-europe.html" class="blue_bold">Panasonic</a> in 2008, De Fina also made his mark at several other companies, including security industry players <a...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.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://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.htmlProduct NewsWed, 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...SightLogix CEO panel moderator for SIA Government Summit 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.17749.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.17749.htmlEvents NewsMon, 01 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>Romanowich will serve as moderator for a panel discussion titled &ldquo;Securing the Electric Grid&rdquo;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a> President and CEO John Romanowich will moderate a panel discussion on electric grid security and serve as a panelist for a session on airport security at the upcoming <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/sia-government-summit-2015.html"...New Products and exhibitors highlight ISC West’s crowded first dayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-10191-ga-co-1164-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3478-ga-sb.17265.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-10191-ga-co-1164-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3478-ga-sb.17265.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 16 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMTWhere did all these people come from? That was the happy question among exhibitors pleased with the brisk booth traffic on the first day of <a href="http://us.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a> in Las Vegas. The aisles on the traditionally busy first day of the show did seem especially crowded at the Sands Convention Center.<br /><br />Lower pricing was one theme emerging on the first day of the show, with camera manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/samsung-techwin.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung</a> leading the way with the introduction of its WiseNet Lite cameras, versions of its popular line that have fewer features to enable a price point that can compete with lower-price competitors. German manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">Mobotix</a>&nbsp;is also looking to lower costs, in its case by introducing an...SightLogix’s SightSensor XA offers wide area coverage and detection at lowest costhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.17226.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.17226.htmlEvents NewsWed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 126px; height: 266px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new SightSensor XA provides accurate intruder detection over an area as large as a football field</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With a higher-resolution imager and unmatched video processing power, the new SightSensor XA wide-area smart thermal camera from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a> provides four times the coverage area, superior detection accuracy, and the lowest cost per square meter of coverage than any other outdoor security solution, including thermal, low-light and megapixel...New SightLogix new outdoor security service - SightWraphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga-npr.17223.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga-npr.17223.htmlProduct NewsWed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>SightLogix, the established technology leader for smart thermal camera systems, announces the launch of a new outdoor security service that makes the benefits of their established technology available to end-users for an affordable monthly fee, while providing RMR participation to a select group of certified channel partners. SightWrap, which bundles hardware, software, and monitoring services, requires no up-front capital costs, and places the power of thermal intrusion detection within reach of thousands of new customers who need to protect their outdoor assets from theft.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;SightWrap builds upon SightLogix&rsquo; heritage for superior, around the clock, all-weather security solutions,&rdquo;</em> said John Romanowich, President and CEO, SightLogix. <em>&ldquo;By making a high-end intrusion detection system available through an affordable monthly fee, SightWrap fulfils a long-sought goal of the security industry, which is to make outdoor security as reliable as...SightLogix to showcase thermal intrusion detection solutions at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3478-ga.17221.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-3194-ga-co-3478-ga.17221.htmlEvents NewsWed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Newly introduced solutions &ndash; SightWrap, SightSensor XA &amp; SightTracker will be on display</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a>, the established technology leader for smart thermal camera systems, is showcasing groundbreaking thermal intrusion detection solutions here at <a...SightLogix SightTracker controller integrates with Axis IP dome network camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-3478-ga.17183.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-3478-ga.17183.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 integration combines SightLogix long-range detection with AXIS Q60-E Series for protecting perimeters</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a>, the established leader for smart thermal camera security systems, announces the integration of its SightTracker GPS-based auto tracking pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) controller with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>&rsquo;&nbsp; IP-based dome...Smart thermal cameras protect perimeters in transportation applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.16128.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.16128.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 18 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 257px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Thermal cameras can often be used to cover larger areas than standard visible light cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Smart thermal cameras use on-board <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics.html" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a> and a high degree of video processing to detect people very accurately in complete darkness, bright sun, and bad weather over the typically large perimeters associated with transportation applications. Combining manpower and smart thermal technology makes security for transportation assets more effective. At the end of the day, it takes people to address active threats;...Sightlogix hires Chandler Hunt as District Sales Manager for Southwestern U.S. regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.16766.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3478-ga.16766.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 11 Mar 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>Mr. Hunt will have responsibility for SightLogix&rsquo;s continued expansion and growth in the Southwestern region</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a>, the leader in smart thermal camera solutions for outdoor security applications, announced a further expansion to their sales organisation with the hire of Chandler Hunt as District Sales Manager for the Southwestern U.S. Region. Mr. Hunt is based in Southern California and will...Combining thermal cameras with video analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-9665-ga-co-3478-ga.16635.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-9665-ga-co-3478-ga.16635.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 04 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 191px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Combining thermal imaging with analytics provides a robust system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Prices are dropping for thermal cameras. Now they are much more affordable for non-military customers &ndash; and more likely to be used in combination with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics.html" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a>. Combining <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/thermal-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">thermal imaging</a> with analytics provides a robust system; the...