from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/argentina.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Asahi Net becomes Milestone's Cloud Solution Providerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13128-ga-co-1151-ga-co-7201-ga.18065.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13128-ga-co-1151-ga-co-7201-ga.18065.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 06 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>Asahi Net will build and supply a cloud solution based on Milestone XProtect Corporate VMS<br /></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), held a Signing Ceremony with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asahi-net-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Asahi Net</a> at the Danish Embassy in Tokyo on June 23. The...Chiron enters into distribution agreement with i-Alarmsystemehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1985-ga-co-13126-ga.18064.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1985-ga-co-13126-ga.18064.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>The enhanced alliance renders i-Alarmsysteme a key and cross DACH regional IRIS AoIP distributor</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With the announced 2018 ISDN and PSTN sunset, the demand for the IRIS Alarm over IP products starts to grow exponentially across Germany.</p> <p>To answer this growing demand <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/chiron-technology-limited.html" class="blue_bold">Chiron Security Communications AG</a> extends its existing and successful...DRS accredits Liteye's Aquila Micro UAVhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9743-ga-co-11326-ga-npr.18063.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9743-ga-co-11326-ga-npr.18063.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced the new Aquila&trade; Micro product from Liteye Systems, Inc. as the first commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) thermal payload to receive a &ldquo;Powered by DRS&rdquo; product accreditation. Developed in collaboration with Unmanned Experts, Inc., and utilising DRS Technologies&rsquo; advanced thermal imaging technology, the Aquila Micro is the first in the new line of thermal imaging UAV payloads from Liteye Systems.</p> <p>The &ldquo;Powered by DRS Technologies&rdquo; accreditation is available only to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that collaborate with DRS. The equipment supplied by DRS and inserted into the OEMs product includes infrared camera modules and detectors.</p> <p>Liteye Systems, a designer and manufacturer of covert thermal cameras, and Unmanned Experts, a top provider of unmanned consultancy, training and services, teamed to design a thermal payload with simplified integration into an array...Suprema integrates with Axxon Intellect PSIM softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga-co-2366-ga-npr.18062.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga-co-2366-ga-npr.18062.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, a leader in biometrics and security technology, has announced integration of Axxon Intellect PSIM software with Suprema biometric technology. The seamless integration leverages power of true identity and combines it with an intelligent video analytics platform to provide flexible, convenient and yet highly secure security system.</p> <p><strong>Consolidates diverse hardware in a single software interface</strong></p> <p>The Suprema integration module allows sharing of information about events and alarms between Suprema biometric access control devices and Axxon Intellect PSIM platform, enabling creation of security system that consolidates diverse hardware in a single software interface. As a result, administrators can manage entire groups of facilities, designate access schedules, quickly block access to certain areas and monitor events in real time with a single program.</p> <p><strong>Suprema&rsquo;s versatile BioEntry Plus</strong></p> <p>The integration features...ComNet ‘CNGE2+2SMS’ four-port self-mangaed Ethernet switchhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10516-ga-npr.18061.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10516-ga-npr.18061.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ComNet, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, a USA-based manufacturer of fibre optic transmission and networking equipment, is introducing a four-port Self-Managed Ethernet switch, the CNGE2+2SMS. The switch has two copper TX ports and two Gigabit SFP (Small Form-Factor Pluggable) Ethernet ports. These self-managed switches were designed as a simple, yet cost effective solution to allow IP video to be introduced in multiple locations on a ring network topology without the cost and complexity a managed switch requires. The unit features Gigabit TX ports that take in IP video and two SFP optical ports that take in data from the previous network device and forward it optically to the next device in a ring topology. This very small sized switch also has a PoE model to provide power to IP cameras requiring power and are ideal for use in confined spaces.</p> <p><strong>Benefits</strong></p> <p>The key benefit to users of the CNGE2+2SMS is its ease of use. It offers...Nortek acquires Numera's mPERS and telehealth business assetshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1049-ga-co-13125-ga.18059.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1049-ga-co-13125-ga.18059.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 06 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"><strong>Numera&rsquo;s mobile platforms provide seniors and those with special needs with personal security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nortek-security-and-control-llc.html" class="blue_bold">Nortek Security &amp; Control LLC</a>, a Nortek, Inc. company and a leader in the residential and commercial security and smart control markets, recently announced it acquired mobile personal emergency response system (mPERS) and telehealth business assets from privately held Numera, Inc.</p> <p><strong>Safety...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,...ESX conference connects integrators, manufacturers and association membershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10973-ga-co-390-ga-co-13121-ga-co-13119-ga-co-5999-ga-co-9976-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10883-ga-co-13120-ga-co-13122-ga.18053.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10973-ga-co-390-ga-co-13121-ga-co-13119-ga-co-5999-ga-co-9976-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10883-ga-co-13120-ga-co-13122-ga.18053.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ESA opens the 2015 exhibit show floor with a ribbon cutting ceremony</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/electronic-security-association.html" class="blue_bold">Electronic Security Association</a> (ESA) wrapped up <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/electronic-security-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ESX 2015</a>, June 24 to 26 in Baltimore, Md., drawing integrators, manufacturers and association members from across the country to attend the annual educational, exhibits and...The challenge of keeping contraband out of prisonshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18052.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18052.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The technological resources from the physical security sector available to prisons dealing with contraband threats are effective</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>For those outside the security industry, the idea of prison contraband rarely extends beyond the old gag of a file inside a cake. In fact, contraband at prisons and other custodial premises is a major challenge: deterring and detecting it occupies many man-hours, and manufacturers devote much R&amp;D activity to the problem.</p> <p><strong>Contrabands in prison</strong></p> <p>The topic went mainstream recently when a...Security systems with tracking power to boost integrator revenue levelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9710-ga.18043.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9710-ga.18043.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Wi-Fi, real-time location tracking and security sensors are important elements of IoT solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The tracking of people, processes and things continues to grow, and that&rsquo;s good news for systems integrators, who can add these services to their arsenal of offerings and boost their levels of recurring monthly revenue (RMR).</p> <p><strong>Real-time location tracking</strong></p> <p>Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/rfid" class="blue_bold">Radio Frequency Identification...Assessing cyber security risks and vulnerabilitieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18040.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18040.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Suffering a breach is probably something that companies won&rsquo;t admit to unless they must</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As the world has grown more and more interconnected through the Internet and company networks, cybercrime has grown at an alarming rate. According to the Federal Trade Commission, 783 businesses reported IT breaches in 2014, up 27.5 percent from 2013. &ldquo;There were probably many more, but most go unreported,&rdquo; says Kim Phan, of council with the Washington, D.C., law offices of Ballard Spahr LLP</p>...Synology launches RS18016xs+ and its expansion unit RX1216sashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga-npr.18055.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga-npr.18055.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 03 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Synology&reg; Inc. announced the release of RS18016xs+ and its expansion unit RX1216sas, with vast expansion capacities, point-in-time data backup for enterprises, and unparalleled performance throughput.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Belonging to the next generation of NAS servers, RS18016xs+ can be extended beyond 1PB of storage capacity while simplifying any backup strategy, making it the perfect choice for businesses in need of a cost-efficient, scalable, and modern storage solution&rdquo;</em> declared Michael Wang, Product Manager at Synology Inc.</p> <p>RS18016xs+ is designed to deliver the following cutting-edge technologies:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Extreme performance</strong>: Delivering over 3,900 MB/s and 348,000 IOPS throughput, RS18016xs+ effortlessly provides storage and application serving to hundreds of users. With a dedicated encryption engine, RS18016xs+ boasts over 3,000 MB/s reading on encrypted shared folders, ensuring data security without any major performance...Pro-Vision renews sponsorship agreement with Shrewsbury Town Football Clubhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga.18054.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga.18054.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 03 Jul 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>Under the agreement, Pro-Vision will remain sponsors of the North Stand at Shrewsbury Town&rsquo;s Greenhous Meadow stadium</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/pro-vision-distribution-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Pro-Vision Distribution Limited</a>, a national distributor of branded CCTV and Access Control equipment, are pleased to announce that they are to continue their sponsorship agreement with Shrewsbury Town Football Club.</p> <p>Under the renewed agreement Pro-Vision...HID Global and sustainability in the security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga-sb.18051.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga-sb.18051.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>My first impression on visiting <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global&rsquo;s</a> headquarters in Austin, Texas, was a profusion of light. Plenty of Texas sunshine beams through the abundant windows to provide brightness throughout the building.</p> <p>Mike Klein, HID Global&rsquo;s manager of corporate communications and global public relations, led a tour of the headquarters facility on my recent trip to Austin. Including 250,000 square feet of manufacturing space, the building consolidates several previous North American manufacturing facilities into one location. The building&rsquo;s modern design &ndash; including all those windows &ndash; also provides space for the company&rsquo;s distribution and operations such as marketing, finance, IT, and customer service.</p> <p><strong>Plenty of natural light</strong></p> <table style="width: 300px; height: 61px;" border="0" cellspacing="8"...Hikvision honoured as ESA’s Executive Strategic Partnerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5999-ga-co-12558-ga.18049.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5999-ga-co-12558-ga.18049.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 Jul 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>Hikvision&rsquo;s commitment to security technology and enrichment opportunities for customers makes them a valuable partner to ESA</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision-usa-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision USA</a>, North America&rsquo;s leading provider of innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, was honored as an Executive Strategic Partner of the <a...Vicon appoints Lawrence de Guzman as VP APAChttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.18047.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.18047.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 228px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Lawrence de Guzman will report to Bret McGowan, Sr. VP Sales and Marketing</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/vicon-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vicon</a>, trusted designer and producer of video security systems and high-performance IP cameras, announced recently the hiring of Lawrence de Guzman in Singapore to better manage growing local business in south-east Asia. Mr. de Guzman has been hired as VP APAC reporting to Bret McGowan, Sr. VP Sales and Marketing.</p>...ACT access control equipment protects Welsh schoolshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-591-ga.18046.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-591-ga.18046.htmlApplications NewsThu, 02 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>Staff and students are benefiting from ACTpro 4000 door controllers and ACTpro door stations on interior and perimeter doors</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/dyfed-alarms-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dyfed Alarms</a> is installing access control equipment from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/access-control-technology.html" class="blue_bold">ACT</a> at a mixed comprehensive school in Wales.</p> <p>Ysgol Dyffryn Aman has 1,600...Matrix Comsec’s SATATYA interoperable with Panasonic IP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8173-ga-co-6080-ga-npr.18044.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8173-ga-co-6080-ga-npr.18044.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Matrix Comsec is a leading manufacturer of enterprise-grade telecom and security solutions. The company has announced interoperability of SATATYA, its IP video surveillance solution with select models of Panasonic IP cameras. This interoperability, will offer customers the flexibility to have a wide range of IP cameras to choose from. Enterprise customers need flexibility in implementing video surveillance security due to their complex functioning and geographically scattered operations.</p> <p><strong>Supports camera configuration in three modes</strong></p> <p>Matrix SATATYA IPVS supports camera configuration in three modes - ONVIF, Brand Model and Generic. This interoperability is a part of Matrix R&amp;D teams&rsquo; overall objective of supporting cameras of established brands. This will offer the users the advantage of having the best of both worlds, i.e. best in class video recorders and IP cameras.</p> <p>&nbsp;Matrix tested the Panasonic IP Cameras to ensure the...TDSi raises money for children’s charityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.18042.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.18042.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 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>The team also took part in a 'Guess how many teabags in the jar' competition to raise further money</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The team at Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a>'s Head Office in Poole, Dorset, have hosted an event entitled 'Time for Tea' to raise money for the company's chosen charity for the year, Dorset and Wiltshire Children's Hospices Julia's House (registered charity number 1067125).</p> <p>TDSi's Marketing Co-ordinator, Sophie Wilkins commented,...Security specialists gather at West Africa Oil & Gas Security Summit 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-11636-ga-co-13011-ga-co-13117-ga-co-13118-ga.18041.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-11636-ga-co-13011-ga-co-13117-ga-co-13118-ga.18041.htmlEvents NewsThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The feeling within conference was adopting a governmental approach to improve security</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/west-africa-oil-and-gas-security-2015-summit.html" class="blue_bold">2nd West Africa Oil &amp; Gas Security 2015 Summit</a>, organised by global Summits organiser <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-research-networks-irn.html" class="blue_bold">IRN</a>,...