from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/libyan-arab-jamahiriya.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Hikvision opens local product Experience Center at in Pakistanhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10946-ga-co-3425-ga.16961.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10946-ga-co-3425-ga.16961.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 27 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"> <p><strong>The Experience Center to provide the valued customers an opportunity to lively view the product offerings from Hikvision</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision</a>, the global leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, has recently set up a local product Experience Center at Karachi, Pakistan. Presented by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/digital-links.html" class="blue_bold">Digital Links</a> &ndash; the...Protection & Management 2015: Sir Ranulph Fiennes confirmed for Inspirational Speaker Serieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10347-ga.16957.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10347-ga.16957.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 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"> <p><strong>Sir Ranulph Fiennes will touch on how the ability to perform under extreme pressure determines success</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Sir Ranulph Fiennes Bt OBE has recently been revealed as the second high-profile speaker confirmed for the Inspirational Speaker Series at this year&rsquo;s Protection &amp; Management Series; he will take to the stage on Wednesday 17th June at 2.30pm at ExCeL London.</p> <p><span style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal;...IDIS DirectIP™ launch at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-3194-ga.16947.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-3194-ga.16947.htmlEvents NewsThu, 26 Mar 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>IDIS will demonstrate the quality and flexibility of its latest-generation HD IP surveillance solution at ISC West</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Global surveillance powerhouse, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/idis.html" class="blue_bold">IDIS</a>, will launch its game-changing DirectIP&trade; video surveillance solution at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West 2015</a>. IDIS DirectIP&trade; is an affordable, plug-and-play, high-definition solution for businesses large and small; and...MicroPower SOLVEIL surveillance systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9267-ga-npr.16945.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9267-ga-npr.16945.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MicroPower Technologies Inc., an award-winning provider of surveillance solutions optimised for rapid, cost-effective deployment, announced recently the release of its new SOLVEIL&trade; Surveillance System, a wireless, solar-powered solution that delivers high-resolution video to ensure increased security protection, rapid investigations and operations monitoring in outdoor environments.</p> <p>Part of MicroPower&rsquo;s SOLVEIL portfolio includes SOLVEIL HD, a powerful and highly reliable megapixel camera that enables users to achieve high-resolution video coverage in perimeter and outdoor areas for enhanced security and operations monitoring. The camera delivers 720p megapixel resolution for detailed image capture and has configurable frame rate capability up to 15 fps. SOLVEIL&rsquo;s integrated wireless and solar-power capabilities eliminate the need for power, network and transmission cabling, reducing upfront costs and installation complexity. Additionally, the system...Farpointe Data long range wireless transmitter installed at Kolea, Waikoloa Beach Resorthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-574-ga-co-2736-ga-co-2298-ga-co-1191-ga.16943.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-574-ga-co-2736-ga-co-2298-ga-co-1191-ga.16943.htmlApplications NewsThu, 26 Mar 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>Integrated with gate entry system, long range solution opens Kolea at Waikoloa Beach Resort's main gate</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/farpointe-data-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Farpointe Data</a>, a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/dorma.html" class="blue_bold">DORMA Group Company</a>, the access control industry's trusted global partner for RFID solutions, recently announced that its Ranger WRR-4+...Kevin Tart Milestone's new U.S.Channel Business Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16942.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16942.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 26 Mar 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>Kevin specialises in high-end systems integration and design with a passion for solving security challenges</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 Kevin Tart as the new Channel Business Manager for the Southeast Region of the U.S., taking over from Jana Sherer who is now Distribution Channel Manager along with John Borman. Kevin Tart is based out of...Antaira industrial PoE+ gigabit switcheshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.16937.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.16937.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Antaira Technologies is a leading developer and supplier of industrial device networking and communication solutions for harsh environmental applications and is proud to announce its expansion in the industrial PoE+ networking infrastructure family with the LNP-0702C-SFP and LNP-0702C-SFP-24 series.</p> <p>Antaira Technologies&rsquo; LNP-0702C-SFP and LNP-0702C-SFP-24 series are a cost effective 7-port industrial PoE+ gigabit unmanaged Ethernet switch, with 48~55 VDC high voltage power input (LNP-0702C-SFP) and 12~36 VDC low voltage power input (LNP-0702C-SFP-24). Each unit is designed with five 10/100Tx ports, four of which support IEEE 802.3at high power PoE (30W/port) and two dual rate 100/1000Fx SFP slots.</p> <p>These product series provide a high EFT, surge (2,000 VDC), ESD (6,000VDC), and reverse polarity protection to prevent any unregulated voltage and can support the power redundancy feature using a dual power input design. There is also a built-in relay warning...Security camera manufacturers address commoditisation and lower pricinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3289-ga-sb.16930.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3289-ga-sb.16930.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Commoditisation of cameras and downward price pressure are big topics in the video surveillance market. There was an interesting discussion about pricing and its impact on the integrator community at last month&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/mips-2015.html" class="blue_bold">MIPS 2015</a> (Milestone Integration Platform Symposium).</p> <p>Participants were several of the major camera manufacturers, who provided a variety of viewpoints. Prompting the discussion &ndash; but with no representative on the panel &ndash; were the emerging Chinese manufacturers, who are helping to drive downward pricing. I guess we&rsquo;ll have to hear from them another time. Meanwhile, here are some of the comments from the major manufacturers who were present:</p> <p><strong>Matt Soga, senior vice president, business development, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sony-professional-solutions-europe.html"...SIA responds to BBC report alleging fraudulent licencinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1-ga-co-4414-ga.16936.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1-ga-co-4414-ga.16936.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 229px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em>A BBC report Monday alleges instances when <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-industry-authority-uk.html" class="blue_bold">Security Industry Authority (SIA)</a> licences were fraudulently obtained, prompting questions about licencing processes and whether unqualified candidates are being "fast-tracked" and provided SIA cards without taking the required hours of training and passing exams. </em></p> <p><em>Following is a statement provided to SourceSecurity.com by Robert Buxton, head of communications, Security Industry Authority, about the matter:</em></p> <p><strong>SIA assures...Sports security: Ensuring safety at sports venues a continuing challengehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16933.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16933.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 135px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Anything that can incite a crowd surge is a security threat in a sports arena</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security at sports stadiums is making headlines across several countries during a week when UBM announced that Protection &amp; Management 2015 (which includes the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International</a> trade fair) will feature Karren Brady (Baroness Brady), a career soccer executive, as one of its...ISC West 2015: Insights from more than two decadeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12772-ga.16932.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12772-ga.16932.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Budinoff believes that ISC West is the most comprehensive product show for the physical security industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Daniel Budinoff, president of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-specialists.html" class="blue_bold">Security Specialists</a>, Stamford, Conn., is almost a permanent fixture at trade shows, especially <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a>. He attends some six to seven...Lower costs by getting security assessments righthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-12770-ga.16931.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-12770-ga.16931.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 141px; height: 297px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>A comprehensive security assessment will tell how to plan and manage security in the facility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A comprehensive security assessment will tell you how to plan and manage security in your facility. Without an assessment, you can only guess about security. For facilities with existing security programs, an assessment can also reveal whether the pieces of the system are working as they should.</p> <p>As a security director, can you do the assessment yourself? Sure, although a large school of thought favours &ldquo;fresh...Airbus to sell Rostock System Technik to Ferchau Engineeringhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.16929.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.16929.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>RST provides system engineering &amp; product manufacturing for aerospace customers worldwide</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/airbus-defence-and-space-formerly-cassidian.html" class="blue_bold">Airbus Defence and Space</a> continues its strategy of strengthening its core business and divesting non-core activities. The company has concluded an agreement to sell its subsidiary Rostock System Technik GmbH (RST) to Ferchau...SECON 2015: ULIS exhibits Gen2 productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8166-ga.16928.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8166-ga.16928.htmlEvents NewsWed, 25 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"> <p><strong>Pico640 Gen2 is a VGA format 17-micron thermal image sensor for 24/7 security night vision<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ulis.html" class="blue_bold">ULIS</a>, a leading manufacturer of thermal image sensors for commercial and military applications, recently announces the availability of Pico640 Gen2.</p> <p><strong><span style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 18px; text-align: left;...Viscount Systems Q4 and full year 2014 resultshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16927.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16927.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Mar 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>Viscount Systems CEO and President will hold a conference call on Thursday, March 26</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/viscount-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">Viscount Systems Inc</span>.</a> ("Viscount"), a software company specialising in physical and logical security solutions, recently announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, after the close of the U.S. financial...Pelco introduces MultiSight video service for retailers, convenience stores, restaurants & other businesseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1286-ga-co-3188-ga-npr.16926.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1286-ga-co-3188-ga-npr.16926.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pelco by Schneider Electric introduced the MultiSight video service for the Pelco channel. According to company officials, the service is designed for retailers, convenience stores, restaurants and other businesses with many locations. The MultiSight video service allows managers to stay on top of what&rsquo;s happening in their stores &mdash; no matter where they are.</p> <p><strong>MultiSight Video Service:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Provides HD video access that&rsquo;s as easy as playing a YouTube video</li> <li>Fits companies of all sizes, anywhere in the US or Canada</li> <li>Easy remote administration via MultiSight.com</li> <li>Provides store operation analysis with built-in tools such as Heat Maps and Customer Counting</li> <li>Accessible to functions outside of traditional Security and Loss Prevention teams</li> <li>Operational data supports Marketing, HR, Sales and Operations</li> <li>System pays for itself by being useful within all levels of the organisation</li>...PureTech PureActiv geospatial VMS - latest versionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2824-ga-npr.16925.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2824-ga-npr.16925.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>PureTech Systems released the latest version of its PureActiv geospatial video management and video analytics software. As with previous releases, PureActiv 11.0 provides new detection capability through the addition of advanced video analytics, map-based user features, advances in metadata collection and playback, as well as, a wide range of security sensor integrations.</p> <p>PureActiv 11.0 adds a host of graphical user tools, improved video analytics and the availability of metadata on live camera views.</p> <p><strong>Map-Based GUI enhancements</strong> &ndash; A compelling feature of the PureActiv Video Management System is the map-based user interface, allowing users to track targets and control PTZ cameras and sensors directly from the map. The new release expands this capability, by providing a set of graphical tools to allow users to manage situations and communicate status utilising the map. Added capability includes the display of view shed (a graphical display of a...Dantech new range of power supplies for use within security applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.16924.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.16924.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Designed specifically for use within security applications, Dantech Electronic Engineering have released their new range of flexible installation, high-performance, SecurePoE and battery maintained MidspanUPS power supplies.</p> <p>Offering installers and designers a flexible, simple and cost-effective solution, the new Dantech SecurePoE products feature a secure enclosure with all connections inside and unique anti-tamper contacts, which can be used to increase system security. Making installation and set-up easy, the new power supplies allow direct engineer access via a laptop, to any connected PoE devices, allowing faster remote set-up and maintenance, saving time and money.</p> <p><strong>Various output configurations &amp; mounting packages</strong></p> <p>The high-efficiency and high-reliability SecurePoE products are IEEE 802.3:2012 (802.3at, 802.3af) compliant, deliver a guaranteed 30W per port to all compatible load devices, and are available in Gigabit and 10/100...Elpas expands Infant Protection Solution with introduction of Mother Bracelethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9535-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.16923.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9535-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.16923.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Elpas, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, expands its Infant Protection Solution with the introduction of the Elpas Mother Bracelet, a wearable electronic bracelet designed for ease of use by mothers and hospital staff in maternity departments.</p> <p><strong>Elpas Mother Bracelet &ndash; Ensures accuracy and safety of mother-baby pairings</strong></p> <p>The Mother Bracelet is used to ensure the accuracy and safety of mother-baby pairings, preventing mismatches or possible infant abductions within maternity, obstetrics, neonatal and paediatric departments.</p> <p>The Mother Bracelet pairs with the RFID-enabled Elpas Charm. As part of the Infant Protection Solution, the Elpas Charm provides real-time indoor positioning data to determine the location of an infant. A simple local match test may be performed at any time after initial pairing between Mother Bracelet and Infant Charm, indicating to the nursing staff or the mother that there is a proper match...New Milestone U.S. national sales manager - Tracy Littlehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-1151-ga.16922.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-1151-ga.16922.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Mar 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>Tracy Little comes to Milestone Systems with more than 18 years of management experience in 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), has announced Tracy Little as the U.S. National Sales Manager, East Region. He resides in the Twin Cities metro area near St. Paul, Minnesota. As a member of the Milestone Americas Sales Team, he reports directly to Mike Taylor, Director...