from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/armenia.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Hikvision global leader in the race for video surveillance and CCTV market dominationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.14709.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.14709.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Highlighting China&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-surveillance.html" class="orangebold">Video Surveillance</a> Giants, this is the first in a series of articles on the growing international presence of China&rsquo;s top three video surveillance/CCTV companies. Stay tuned for future articles on <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zhejiang-uniview-technologies-co-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Uniview</a>.</p> <p>For three years now, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision Digital Technology Co</a>. has been ranked as the world&rsquo;s largest CCTV and video surveillance equipment provider. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ihs-inc.html" class="blue_bold">IHS</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>Research estimates...Zwipe deploys biometric card for managing access to door and printers at Simonsen VogtWiig law firm in Norwayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.14708.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.14708.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 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 Zwipe biometric card is DESFIRE EV1 and MIFARE Classic compatible</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zwipe-as.html" class="blue_bold">Zwipe</a>, which provides contactless smart cards with on-card fingerprint reading, recently announced that Simonsen VogtWiig, a well reputed law firm located in the middle of the financial district of Oslo, is deploying the Zwipe biometric card for managing access to doors and printers. The Zwipe biometric card quickly reads the user's fingerprint in less than a second. Eliminating the problems of solely...TDSi looks towards education sector security as market for expansion and growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2113-ga.14707.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2113-ga.14707.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 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>TDSi&rsquo;s installation and maintenance partner Frontline Security Solutions recently installed a TDSi solution in a leading private school</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> The education sector has become an important vertical market for the security industry. With recent high-profile cases of security issues in some schools, it is a market that looks set to become even more security focussed. Many educational establishments are looking more closely than ever at the security of their facilities, to protect people, property and assets...Urmet supplies IP video door-entry solution to prestigious development in Kensington, Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.14703.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.14703.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 7px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The IPervoice system installed at 375 Kensington High Street features a 2-door controller called the "PIO" Controller<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/urmet-domus-communication-and-security-uk-ltd.1.html" class="blue_bold">Urmet</a> is pleased to have been involved in a prestigious, award-winning development by leading UK property developer, St. Edward, which is part of the Berkeley Group. The Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2014 &ldquo;<em>Best...Smart cities to quadruple within 12-year period according to latest IHS reporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.14702.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.14702.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>There will be at least 88 smart cities all over the world by 2025, up from 21 in 2013</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The number of smart cities worldwide will quadruple within a 12-year period that started last year, proliferating as local governments work with the private sector to cope with a multitude of challenges confronting urban centres, according to a new report from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ihs-inc.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">IHS</span>...ASSA ABLOY designs and installs range of high performance security doors at multiple London locationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14701.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14701.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 69px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ASSA ABLOY Security Doors supplied its steel doorsets to London Underground&rsquo;s Bond Street Tube Station</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</span></a> Security Doors has designed, manufactured and installed a range of high performance security doors for multiple specification projects across London.</p> <p>From the installation of innovative fire doorsets in the Shard, to...SilverNet awards ‘Master’ distributor status to Pro-Vision Distribution Limitedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga-co-3248-ga.14697.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga-co-3248-ga.14697.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 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>Pro-Vision Distribution is a distributor of branded CCTV and access control equipment</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>, the distributor of branded CCTV and access control equipment, has recently been awarded &lsquo;Master&rsquo; distributor status from the wireless transmission manufacturer, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/silvernet.html" class="blue_bold">SilverNet</a>.</p>...MOBOTIX AG releases details of Leeds City College project to secure access to critical data centres and communication roomshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.14695.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.14695.htmlApplications NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 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>MOBOTIX AG has secured access to critical data centres and communication rooms across multiple sites at Leeds City College</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">MOBOTIX AG</a>, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project at Leeds City College to secure access to critical data centres and...Allegion provides biometric access control system at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2200-ga-co-11605-ga.14694.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2200-ga-co-11605-ga.14694.htmlApplications NewsTue, 29 Jul 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>Allegion&rsquo;s Schlage HandPunch hand readers were installed, utilising turnstiles from the original construction project</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a> has completed a project to provide a biometric access control system at one of Europe&rsquo;s largest ever construction projects, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, with the system installed verifying the credentials of over 10,000 workers during an 18-month build project.</p> <p>The project formed part of a...AMG Systems transmission solution secures Kuwait Universityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga-co-12160-ga.14691.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga-co-12160-ga.14691.htmlApplications NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 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>Kharafi National chose AMG4700 transmission solution for Kuwait University&rsquo;s integrated solution</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amg-systems.html" class="blue_bold">AMG Systems</a>, the British manufacturer of CCTV transmission technology and sophisticated Megapixel cameras, and systems integration partner, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/kharafi-national.html" class="blue_bold">Kharafi National</a>, have co-operated on a...TDSi provides fully integrated security solution at Shanghai Metrohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.14687.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.14687.htmlApplications NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The access control solution features TDSi&rsquo;s EXpert controllers, EXgarde Enterprise software platform and MIFARE&reg; smart card readers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With successful installations already in full operation on Shanghai Metro&rsquo;s Line 6 and Line 9, security specialist Beijing STY turned again to access control specialist <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a>&rsquo;s products, in partnership with its distribution partner in...New NERC standard to guide security of bulk power systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9526-ga.14685.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9526-ga.14685.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 331px;" 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>On April 16, 2013, snipers fired for 19 minutes on PG&amp;E Corp.'s Metcalf electric power transmission station near San Diego, California, knocking out 17 giant transformers that supply electricity to Silicon Valley. At least 100 rounds were fired from at least one high-powered rifle. The power grid was rerouted to avoid a blackout, but it took 27 days to make repairs and get the substation back up and running.</p> <p>The incident got the attention of regulators and security professionals in the utility industry. There are some theories the...D-Link introduces DCS-5615 and DCS-6315 IP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9640-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.14684.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9640-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.14684.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>D-Link recently introduced two new IP cameras &ndash; a two megapixel Full HD Indoor Pan/Tilt Dome Camera (DCS-5615) and a one megapixel HD Outdoor Dome Camera with Color Night Vision (DCS-6315), both delivering high definition resolution and a full suite of image and management features designed to meet a range of customer surveillance needs.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Dome cameras continue to be the most popular form factor in the surveillance market,&rdquo;</em> said Vance Kozik, director of marketing for IP Surveillance, D-Link Systems, Inc. <em>&ldquo;The introduction of these two new IP cameras expands the range of offerings and performance capabilities available with D-Link&rsquo;s line-up of dome cameras, offering high definition video and an advanced feature set within a smaller form factor for a great overall value.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Boasting 1920 x 1080 resolution, the DCS-5615 features a motorised pan/tilt mechanism and wide angle lens within a compact indoor dome. Well...Bold Gemini integrates with RISCO Agility™ 3 wireless alarm panelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-285-ga-co-1403-ga-npr.14683.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-285-ga-co-1403-ga-npr.14683.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The RISCO Agility&trade; 3 wireless alarm panel is targeted at the residential and commercial market with a comprehensive feature and accessory set. To prevent false alarms and provide maximum useful information in the event of a genuine activation, the Agility panel delivers visual verification by transmission of site images to the user&rsquo;s smart phone or web client. It is now also possible for those images to be received and responded to in an alarm receiving centre with Bold&rsquo;s integrated monitoring platform, Gemini.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Bold Gemini provides the total control room solution for fire, intruder, panic, CCTV, lone worker and other security systems into a single monitoring platform. Popular in private control rooms as well as in commercial monitoring centres, Gemini is most widely deployed where there is a requirement to monitor diverse security products across dispersed sites.</p> <p>The Bold software automates, filters and prioritises incoming alarms and...AMAG Technology announces PPM as member of Symmetry™ Extended Business Solutions Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-4267-ga.14681.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-4267-ga.14681.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The integration between the two systems enables a faster and efficient response<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With the certification of its latest incident management connector, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ppm-2000-inc.html" class="blue_bold">PPM</a> is now a member of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amag-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">AMAG Technology</a>&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; Extended Business Solutions (EBS) Program. AMAG...Dallmeier to celebrate 30th anniversary with "Octoberfest" at Security Essen 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-1137-ga.14680.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-1137-ga.14680.htmlEvents NewsMon, 28 Jul 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>Dallmeier&rsquo;s Panomera showtruck will be highlighted at the event<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>30 years of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/dallmeier-electronic-gmbh-and-co-kg.html" class="blue_bold">Dallmeier</a> &ndash; an excellent reason for the video specialists from Regensburg to celebrate with an &ldquo;Octoberfest&rdquo; at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a> trade show: On every day of...ASSA ABLOY supplies products to Canal & River Trust for controlled access along canals and rivershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlApplications NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Twin Combi 5800 cylinders wer installed to provide high security and resistance to any known method of picking</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Security Solutions has supplied products to the Canal &amp; River Trust, which takes care of 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales.</p> <p>The charity is responsible for maintaining canals and rivers that are often over 200 years old, as well as...Winsted Corporation adds Titan Products Group to its Canadian representative networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-988-ga-co-3478-ga-co-9719-ga.14678.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-988-ga-co-3478-ga-co-9719-ga.14678.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 180px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Titan Products Group offers American Dynamics&trade;, KanTech, andSightLogix as part of their complete line of technology products</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/winsted-corporation-usa.html" class="blue_bold">Winsted Corporation</a> is pleased to announce the addition of Titan Products Group to the company&rsquo;s Canadian representative network.</p> <p>Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Titan Products Group provides the security...Viscount Systems wins contract to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Missouri and Massachusettshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14677.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14677.htmlApplications NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 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>Viscount is able to deliver security solutions that meet the Government's high compliance standards</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/viscount-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Viscount Systems</a>, a leading provider of IT-based security software and services, recently announced that it has been awarded additional contracts to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Missouri and Massachusetts for the Department of Homeland Security - United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).</p> <p><em>"The pace of...TDSi's EXgarde 4.2 integrates with ASSA ABLOY Access Control’s Aperio® locking solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1645-ga-npr.14676.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1645-ga-npr.14676.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>TDSi became the first to partner with ASSA ABLOY Access Control&rsquo;s Aperio&reg; wireless locking solutions using innovative IP hub technology to deliver sustainable total building security.</p> <p>Aperio&reg; was featured on TDSI stand operating with its EXgarde 4.2 fully featured access management system, designed to support multiple doors as standard with the option to extend using an unlimited door licence and meet the needs of even the largest of access control networks.</p> <p>John Davies, Managing Director of TDSi said: <em>&ldquo;By connecting with ASSA ABLOY Access Control&rsquo;s Aperio&reg; IP hub technology, we can present a simple installation solution with greater flexibility to upgrade the controllability and security level of any premises. IFSEC International 2014 was the perfect opportunity for us to demonstrate this to our customers and stand visitors.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The Aperio&reg; range of cylinders, locks and escutcheons integrate with TDSi Exgarde...