from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/libyan-arab-jamahiriya.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Corporate data security and access control needs evolving with growth of BYOD and cloud applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 215px; height: 249px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Organisations need to review their approach to security to adapt to the evolving needs of cloud applications</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="BodyText1"><strong><em>Applications </em></strong><strong><em>that reside in the cloud offer enterprises previously unavailable levels of agility, productivity and vital flexibility &ndash; all at a crucially lower cost than ever before. However, </em></strong><strong><em>with many enterprise cloud deployments now successfully up and running, plus the integration of the Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) culture into the workplace, the complex issue of data security and access control have leapt to the...On the road with a small, inexpensive thermal camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9756-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14647.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9756-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14647.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>I took an extra camera with me on vacation this year. It was a tiny thermal camera that <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/flir.html" class="orangebold">FLIR</a> gave out at a press event earlier in the year. It&rsquo;s about 2 by 3 inches or so and contains their new micro-camera thermal core. Obviously the little camera is just a way for them to demonstrate how small (and inexpensive) the new technology is. I figured a trip to the beach was a good time to try it out.</p> <p>The sensor in my little toy camera is the same small, inexpensive thermal camera core that enables FLIR to manufacture professional <a href="http://us.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/cameras/specialist-types.26337.html" class="orangebold">thermal imaging cameras</a> starting at $499. The FLIR Lepton core is a compact longwave infrared (LWIR) sensor. When they set out to reduce the cost of that core (and the cameras it is used in), FLIR invested $100 million over...Videotec introduces cost-effective PUNTO Hi-PoE housinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1770-ga-npr.14645.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1770-ga-npr.14645.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The new Videotec PUNTO Hi-PoE is a cost-effective housing that enables PoE cameras to use the power provided by the Ethernet cable as the sole source for powering, heating and demisting the network camera.</p> <p><strong>Features</strong>:</p> <ul> <li>Simplified installation thanks to the special cable gland</li> <li>The full and easy access to the camera and all internal connections with the side opening</li> <li>A total protection in outdoor installations thanks to the weatherproof rating IP66/IP67</li> <li>The front design offering protection from UV rays and atmospheric agents</li> <li>Various mounting options</li> </ul>HID releases latest RFID transponder for memory intensive applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.14644.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.14644.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its Identification Technologies division is shipping the IN Tag&trade; 300 8KB RFID transponder, which is ideal for memory intensive applications. IN Tag&trade; 300 8KB incorporates ferroelectric random access memory (FRAM) technology from Fujitsu Semiconductor. This accelerates data access close to the maximum high frequency (HF) speed; endures billions of read and write cycles; and withstands gamma radiation up to 50 KGray to survive e.g. medical sterilisation processes.</p> <p><em>&nbsp;&ldquo;The new IN Tag 300 8KB delivers the optimum in speed and memory size for the ISO/IEC 15693 protocol,&rdquo;</em> said Richard Aufreiter, director of product management, Identification Technologies with HID Global. <em>&ldquo;This and the radiation resistance make the tag ideal for demanding automation, medical or nuclear applications.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>With FRAM &ndash; providing write cycles up...Allegion announces key appointment of Colin Green as Area Sales Manager Hospitalityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2140-ga-co-419-ga.14643.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2140-ga-co-419-ga.14643.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 25px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Colin Green's role will cover the Midlands and North regions of the UK </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a> (formerly <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/ingersoll-rand-security-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies</a>) has announced a key appointment which will see the leading provider of safety and security products strengthen its share of the...IndigoVision Technology Expo to tour Australia in Julyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14641.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14641.htmlEvents NewsWed, 23 Jul 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>Visitors will be able to see the latest in technology updates and advancements from IndigoVision</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/indigovision-limited.html" class="blue_bold">IndigoVision</a> Technology Expo will be touring Australia from the 17th - 31st of July. Visitors will be able to see the latest in technology updates and advancements from IndigoVision, including SMART.core technology and the new Ultra 2K - the first Full HD camera to deliver resolution...Nedap Identification Systems introduce powerful ANPR Access HD reader for license plate readinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-co-8096-ga-npr.14640.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-co-8096-ga-npr.14640.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Nedap recently introduced the new ANPR Access HD, a reader dedicated to powerful license plate reading in challenging vehicular access control situations. This advanced product can easily be integrated into third party security, parking and traffic management systems. The ANPR Access HD was launched at IFSEC 2014 in London and is very well received by Nedap&rsquo;s integration partners.</p> <p>Nedap Identification Systems is the leading specialist in systems for long-range identification. Its product portfolio consists of RFID and ANPR technology for Automatic Vehicle Identification (AVI) to be applied in a variety of applications. The ANPR Access HD is the latest addition to Nedap&rsquo;s platform for license plate recognition.</p> <p>With the addition of ANPR readers to the Nedap portfolio two years ago, Nedap was able to offer the right vehicle identification solution for every specific situation. In comparison with RFID technology for AVI applications, license plate...STANLEY Security Director Joshua Jackson elected as Vice Chairman of Physical Security Interoperability Alliancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14639.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14639.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 176px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Jackson will join new Chairman Mohammad Soleimani to help develop PSIA specifications </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/stanley-security-solutions.html" class="blue_bold">STANLEY Security</a> announced recently that Joshua Jackson, Director &ndash; Global Product Integration, has been elected as Vice Chairman of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/physical-security-interoperability-alliance-psia.html"...Hikvision releases DS-2CD6362F-I(S)(V) 6MP IR fisheye network camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-npr.14638.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-npr.14638.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision is set to reveal its newest edition: the DS-2CD6362F-I(S)(V) 6MP IR Fisheye Network camera. This 6MP IR Fisheye features a 1/1.8&rdquo; progressive scan CMOS sensor to provide high-resolution images of up-to 3072 x 2048, 30 frames-per-second, and a 1.19 mm fisheye lens for a 360&deg; panoramic view.</p> <p><strong>Choice of 3MP model with WDR</strong></p> <p>A 3MP model of the WDR Fisheye Network Camera is also available - the DS-2CD6332FWD-I(S)(V). This 3MP model features a 1/3&rdquo; progressive scan CMOS sensor, 120 dB WDR (wide dynamic range), and streams video of up-to 1536 x 1536 resolution at 30 fps.</p> <p><strong>See all around with only one eye</strong></p> <p>It's all about seeing more with just one camera than with multiple cameras. Case in point, a single 6MP/3MP IR Fisheye Network Camera does the work of multiple cameras in both indoor and outdoor surveillance environments. Hikvision&rsquo;s unique fisheye is designed to capture images from every...Mul-T-Lock SMARTair™ electronic handle sets installed at The Glen Mona and The Rosslyn hotels in Douglas, Isle of Manhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlApplications NewsWed, 23 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>HQ Bar upgraded from mechanical to </strong><strong>Mul-T-Lock SMARTair </strong><strong>across all rooms and facilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/mul-t-lock-technologies-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Mul-T-Lock</a>&rsquo;s innovative SMARTair&trade; electronic handle sets have proven such a popular security upgrade at The Mereside Hotel in Douglas that the system is now also being installed at the HQ Bar &amp; Restaurant&rsquo;s two other four star independent hotels, The Glen Mona...Cortech Developments deploy modular software suite for building, fire and security management at The University of Strathclydehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3960-ga.14636.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3960-ga.14636.htmlApplications NewsWed, 23 Jul 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>Cortech has provided greater visibility of data, enabling the University to limit risk and escalation through early intervention</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The University of Strathclyde approached <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cortech-developments.html" class="blue_bold">Cortech Developments</a> with the remit to maximise safety and security across the University&rsquo;s extensive campus. They were specifically seeking a graphical user interface that could provide a scalable solution factoring in...QNAP Enterprise and SMB class Turbo NAS products now support 6TB HGST Ultrastar® He6 helium-filled SAS hard disk drivehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.14610.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.14610.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>QNAP&reg; Systems, Inc., a professional network attached storage (NAS) provider, recently announced that its Enterprise and SMB class Turbo NAS products support the 6TB HGST Ultrastar&reg; He6 helium-filled SAS hard disk drive (HDD). By incorporating HGST&rsquo;s HelioSeal platform technology, business users receive enhanced NAS performance with maximised storage capacity and low power for reduced total cost of ownership.</p> <p>The inherent benefit of helium, which is one-seventh the density of air, helps reduce the turbulence caused by spinning disks in a HDD, thereby cutting power consumption and lowering drive temperature, making the HGST Ultrastar He6 HDD an ideal large-capacity 3.5-inch HDD solution for enterprises and SMBs to store and secure growing business data.</p> <p>The 6TB HGST Ultrastar He6 SAS hard disk is compatible with the Turbo NAS TS-x79U-SAS series, and QNAP expansion enclosures REXP series.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;QNAP constantly strives to provide business...Suprema introduces fingerprint scanner SDK on Android for use with BioMini Slimhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, Inc., a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and identification, has announced the launch of a fingerprint scanner software development kit (SDK) for Android operating system (OS).<br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12px;">The new SDK is specially designed for use with Suprema&rsquo;s latest fingerprint scanner, the BioMini Slim. It assures the same powerful performance as the test-proven SDK for desktop computers. For instance, like the SDK for desktop computers, the SDK for Android also enables mobile devices to capture fingerprints under harsh environmental conditions as well as direct sunlight of up to 100,000 LUX.<br /><br /></span><span style="font-size: 12px;">With a high speed of 15fps (frames per second), the new SDK supports a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; in the verification process, designed to make BioMini Slim apply to an even wider range of applications. Suprema is the first to provide a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; function on mobile devices in...SightLogix announces Frank De Fina as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.14627.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.14627.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 171px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Frank De Fina has over 30 years of leadership experience in the security industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a> announced recently that Frank De Fina, a security industry veteran with over 30 years of leadership experience, has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.</p> <p>Frank-De-Fina <em>&ldquo;We are thrilled to welcome Frank De Fina to SightLogix,&rdquo;</em> said John Romanowich, SightLogix...Dahua HDCVI Academy announces Smartwares Security as distribution partnerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-10145-ga.14621.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-10145-ga.14621.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 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>Smartwares Security will add Dahua HDCVI products to its portfolio</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua</a> HDCVI Academy officially has <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/smartwares-security.html" class="blue_bold">Smartwares Security</a> as its distribution partner.</p> <p>As HDCVI reveals a new chapter, offering the industry with a new HD solution, and in a heritage way, HDCVI...HID Global supplies ActivID® CMS to Eid Passport’s latest Interoperable (PIV-I) managed servicehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlApplications NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 248px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Provisioning the cards using HID Global&rsquo;s ActivID CMS makes it easy to define and apply policies to manage data</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that it has teamed with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/eid-passport.html" class="blue_bold">Eid Passport</a>&reg;, Inc., a market leader in high-assurance identity management...COMPRO announces addition of TN95W network camera to TN familyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4742-ga-npr.14618.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4742-ga-npr.14618.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>COMPRO Technology Inc., a leading provider of cloud IP video surveillance solutions, recently announced the latest addition of COMPRO TN family: TN95W. Designed with 105 degree ultra wide view angle and 720P HD resolution, TN95W is a powerful tool for covering large monitoring areas in high resolution, HD viewing quality on smartphone can let you identify subjects and view details anytime, anywhere. It can also reduce your cost by replacing multiple cameras and even improving investigations by capturing better and more useful evidence.</p> <p>TN95W can capture 105 degree horizontal fields of view and provide highly cost-effective solutions for home and retail markets that can benefit from wide area coverage. In a traditional installation, a camera would need to be installed in every corner for complete coverage, particularly if there are multiple entrances. Alternatively, deploying the camera with 105 degree ultra wide angle can provide the coverage required to monitor the...Green Gate Access Systems chosen as distributor for SMOES vertically lifting gates in Eastern UKhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12140-ga-co-11119-ga.14617.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12140-ga-co-11119-ga.14617.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 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>The commercial gates are available up to 2 metres high and 10 metres wide<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Kent based company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/green-gate-access-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Green Gate Access Systems</a>, has announced that it has been chosen as the exclusive distributor for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/avantgates-smoes-srl.html" class="blue_bold">SMOES</a> vertically lifting gates in the Eastern part of the UK. Managing Director, Neil Sampson, returned...IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module enhanced to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and eventshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module has been upgraded to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and events between the Lenel access control system and IndigoVision's Complete IP Video Security Solution.</p> <p>Live video, move PTZ cameras, start recordings and send notification emails can all be triggered automatically in IndigoVision's Control Center software from events generated in the Lenel OnGuard system.</p> <p>Additionally, relays in IndigoVision&rsquo;s Control Center software can now be used to perform actions such as locking or unlocking doors in the Lenel system. This allows for a fully integrated solution between both systems, dramatically improving operator response time.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>IP video security solutions from IndigoVision help secure the University of Yorkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14614.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14614.htmlApplications NewsTue, 22 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>450 IP cameras now watch over the university campus<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The University of York has been using <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/indigovision-limited.html" class="blue_bold">IndigoVision</a>&rsquo;s IP Video Security Solutions to help safeguard their students for several years now.</p> <p>The most notable challenge with this project was the sheer size of the area that required monitoring. The university campus is split across two sites, the largest of which, Heslington East, is...