from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/monaco.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT How to succeed at security outsourcinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9802-ga-co-7962-ga.16403.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9802-ga-co-7962-ga.16403.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 107px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>To succeed at outsourcing, the relationship between the organisation and the outsourcing company has to be an equal partnership</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Can you save money on security by outsourcing? Maybe, maybe not, according to William J. Powers III, CIPM II, CIPI.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Considering the way I approach outsourcing, I&rsquo;m not sure if it saves money,&rdquo;</em> says Powers.</p> <p>As director of facilities at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Mass., Powers oversees facilities, maintenance and security for...Eyes on the prize: Taking full advantage of continued revenue growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12626-ga.16402.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12626-ga.16402.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 227px; height: 310px;" 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>The systems integration industry is abuzz. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">Access control</a> is super-hot, and the product category continues to grow. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/ip-video-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">IP video surveillance</a> specifications are moving along at break-neck speed. New technology categories in the security market &ndash; energy management, home automation and interactive services &ndash; are helping savvy <a...Milestone Systems XProtect portfolio and Husky network video recorders showcased at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>At the show, Milestone also talked about its growing activities in the Mideast and African regions</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), spotlighted the award-winning<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/milestone-xprotect-2014-cctv-software.html" class="blue_bold"> XProtect</a>&reg; portfolio and sleek <a...CEM Systems AC2000 access control solution secures Silesian Museum in Southern Polandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-12063-ga.16392.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-12063-ga.16392.htmlApplications NewsFri, 30 Jan 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 AC2000 access control and security management system was delivered by CEM approved reseller Samaxon</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/cem-systems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">CEM Systems</a>, part of the Security Products business unit of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco</a>, recently announced that they have secured the new Silesian Museum in Katowice, Southern Poland.&nbsp; The AC2000...Axel Petri announced as keynote speaker for ASIS 14th European Security Conference & Exhibitionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16387.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16387.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>Axel Petri, Senior VP Group Security Governance at Deutsche Telekom will discuss about growing crime rate in digital world</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asis-international.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a>, the world&rsquo;s premier association for security professionals, has announced that Axel Petri, Senior Vice President Group Security Policy and Public Safety at Deutsche Telekom AG, will give a keynote...Energy Infrastructure Security 2015 Forum to cover security concerns affecting East Africa regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3382-ga-co-11636-ga-co-8692-ga.16386.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3382-ga-co-11636-ga-co-8692-ga.16386.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>Cooperation with local communities, maritime security, latest technology will be some of the topics covered at the Forum</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Senior level Security Representatives will gather at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/east-africa-energy-infrastructure-security-2015-forum.html" class="blue_bold">East Africa Energy Infrastructure Security 2015 Forum</a> on 4-5 February to discuss the most pressing security concerns affecting...Panasonic 360-degree ultra high 4K resolution surveillance cameras launched at UK eventhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16370.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16370.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 295px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The event featured three of the new 360&deg; cameras installed in different parts of the building, along with a control room setup</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Around 40 security dealers, integrators and end users on Thursday, 22nd of January, 2015 joined <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/panasonic-system-communications-company-europe.html" class="blue_bold">Panasonic</a> for the UK launch of the new 360&deg;, ultra high 4K resolution surveillance camera.</p> <p>The event,...Efficient hospital security prevents possible mass shootinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16390.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16390.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 207px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Good security basics enabled a security response before the shooting started<br />&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Mass shootings by emotionally disturbed individuals and terrorists have led authorities and security professionals to search for means of prevention.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Analysing an actual incident in which a potential shooter was stopped seconds before becoming active can illustrate how solid security basics can help prevent catastrophe,&rdquo;</em> says Drew Neckar, CPP, CHPA, regional director of security with the Mayo Clinic Health...Access control keeps schools safehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12621-ga.16389.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12621-ga.16389.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 223px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Schools are beefing up their security, with access control their go-to technology</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Schools are back in session after the winter break, but security is a 24/7 matter any time of year.<strong> </strong>K-12 and upper education are on high alert, dealing with increased incidents of violence, crime and vandalism. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">Access control</a> is often the chosen technology of this vertical market, pairing well with <a...Tavcom publishes 2015 Prospectushttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1640-ga.16385.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1640-ga.16385.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>An online version of the Prospectus, which provides information on classroom and training courses, can be viewed at the Tavcom website</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a>, the leading supplier of accredited vocational, classroom and &lsquo;e-learning&rsquo; online security systems training courses, has published its 2015 Prospectus.</p> <p>An online version of the Prospectus, which provides information on over 70...MorphoTrak expands MorphoFace Investigate mugshot system to all Hawaii countieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11321-ga-npr.16384.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11321-ga-npr.16384.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MorphoTrak, a Morpho (Safran) company based in the U.S., is pleased to announce that after only a year in operation, access to Hawaii's MorphoFace Investigate mugshot system is being expanded to all counties in the State. Hosted and maintained by the Hawaii Criminal Justice Data Center in Honolulu, the MorphoFace Investigate system provides fast and accurate facial searches, based on photos and videos.</p> <p><em>"Building on the partnership with the Honolulu Police Department, our largest local law enforcement agency, the State is expanding access to all counties in the State of Hawaii,"</em> said Liane Moriyama, Administrator of the Hawaii Criminal Justice Data Center, Department of the Attorney General.</p> <p>The database contains more than 450,000 photos with known identities. The MorphoFace Investigate system is able to link a crime to a suspect by matching facial images, as well as link different crimes by matching similar facial images. The system can also be used to...Samsung video surveillance solution monitors Russian Post logistics centre at Vnukovo International Airport, Moscowhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12619-ga-co-1437-ga.16382.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12619-ga-co-1437-ga.16382.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>Samsung SCD-2080P and SCD-2080R varifocal true day/night dome as well as SCO-2080RH bullet cameras have been installed</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Russian Post has invested in a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/samsung-techwin.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung Techwin</a> video surveillance solution for its logistics centre at Vnukovo International Airport, Moscow.</p> <p>Russian Post is the national postal operator for the Russian Federation. It employs 350,000 people and annually...NVT TBus IP transmission technology powers 2014 New York City marathonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5709-ga.16380.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5709-ga.16380.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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 high-availability IP network was installed using RG59 coax with spans of over 3,000ft</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>First held in 1970 by the New York Road Runners Club (NYRR), with just 127 competitors running loops around Central Park, recently, the annual New York City Marathon runs through all five boroughs of New York City and is the largest marathon in the world.</p> <p><strong>The mission</strong></p> <p>For the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon, NYRR entrusted the supply of digital information transport services and a...ASUSTOR releases 4 new 50T/51T Enterprise NAS deviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16373.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16373.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has announced the launch of 4 new NAS devices primarily aimed at prosumers and small to medium business users. These new high capacity tower models consist of the AS5008T, AS5010T, AS5108T and AS5110T. All new models feature flexible hardware expandability, the ability to quickly upgrade the built-in memory to a maximum of 8GB and are equipped with 4 high speed gigabit Ethernet ports which allow business users to conveniently adjust their network bandwidth usage. Additionally, all models come equipped with 3 USB 3.0 ports, 2 USB 2.0 ports and 2 eSATA ports allowing users to maximise the use of peripheral equipment and providing users with a cost-effective and reliable enterprise-class cloud storage server.</p> <p>The AS5008T and AS5010T models are powered by the latest Intel Celeron 2.41GHz dual-core processors and 1GB of SO-DIMM DDR3L memory while the AS5108T and AS5110T models come equipped with the...Dahua HD video surveillance system safeguards AB DNB Bankhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16367.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16367.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>Dahua HD network cameras were selected to provide a secured environment for bank&rsquo;s business and employees</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>AB DNB Bank is part of Norway&rsquo;s largest financial services group that provides financial services to its customers in 19 countries worldwide. DNB stands for long-term relationship that creates value to its customers, employees, shareholders and society. In addition, the bank has one of the biggest branch networks in Lithuania with 82 branches, and cooperated with SEB VILNIAUS BANKAS bank to operate...AirLive releases 720IR APPCAM day/night camera series for elderly carehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.16364.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.16364.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Everyone can agree that families are the most important possession one has. And when one takes on the care of the elderly loved ones it can take a lot of time and energy. Now with the APPCAM family of video cameras from AirLive, the user can have the peace of mind that the elderly family members are safe and secure. With easy remote live viewing, the AirLive APPCAM helps families keep an eye on their loved ones while they are at home, with a nurse or maid, or a nursing home. AirLive APPCAM is an excellent way to rest assured everyone&rsquo;s daily routine is going on without a hitch. As the number of retirees living at home, in group homes, or nursing homes continues to rise, using video technology to add another layer of security becomes a tremendous aid. An AirLive APPCAM video monitoring system is an easy and effective way to assist in the care for elders at home.</p> <p><strong>Airlive APPCAM 720IR Day/Night IPCAM - simple, smart, and easy to install</strong></p>...VidSys’s founder and chief technology officer James I. Chong named as new chief executive officerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-8336-ga.16354.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-8336-ga.16354.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 29 Jan 2015 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>Chong&rsquo;s focus will be expanding the current VidSys capabilities to meet the growing market demand for its PSIM software</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vidsys.html" class="blue_bold">VidSys</a>, a leading global provider of enterprise Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, announced recently that the Board of Directors has named company Founder and Chief Technology Officer James I. Chong as the new Chief Executive Officer. &nbsp;</p> <p><em>&ldquo;With a unique combination of technology expertise, product strategy, and business...MAV Systems launches intelligent ANPR camera ‘The Rapier 50IQ’http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11912-ga-npr.16239.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11912-ga-npr.16239.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MAV Systems Ltd, an international leader in ANPR technology, has launched their next generation Intelligent ANPR Camera, The Rapier 50IQ.</p> <p>The Rapier 50IQ incorporates HD image quality, motorised zoom cameras, high speed ANPR recognition and maxIRange pulsed IR lighting in one efficient unit. A perfect balance of low power consumption and superior performance capabilities, coupled with the latest generation of ANPR engine and simple installation takes intelligent cameras to the next level.</p> <p>To provide their partners with the industry leading intelligent camera, MAV have worked with a third party ANPR software provider to enable the IQ camera to provide a complete plate reading solution. The Rapier IQ&rsquo;s ANPR engine performs at the highest level of accuracy but, more importantly, provides metadata that allows our partners to develop new and novel applications unique to them and their industry at low cost and high speed. To do this, the Rapier IQ provides access...STANLEY Security eServices 2.0 platform with integrated Feature Request Customer & Feedback Portal launchedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2283-ga-npr.16196.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2283-ga-npr.16196.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>STANLEY Security, a leading global provider of advanced integrated security solutions, announces the official launch of its significantly augmented eServices 2.0 platform, now commercially available to STANLEY Security customers. eServices 2.0 was initially released in beta to select STANLEY Security customers earlier this year, and has been continually enhanced based on direct customer feedback to bring the platform to its current state. STANLEY Security responded to over 1,000 logged development requests during the six-month beta period, and announces its integrated Feature Request Customer &amp; Feedback Portal establishing a continual focus on direct customer involvement.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We were the first to create an online management tool for our customers back in 1999 based on a request from one of our customers with a need for more information. Even then, we had a finger on the pulse of the industry as a whole &ndash; but just as importantly, we were in tune with the...Samsung Techwin introduces SNP-5430H 1.3MP PTZ network dome camera with auto-trackinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.16149.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.16149.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Samsung Techwin has introduced the world&rsquo;s first 1.3MP 43x PTZ network video surveillance dome camera with auto-tracking.</p> <p>The launch of the SNP-5430H follows on from the introduction in July 2014 of the SNP-6320H 2MP Full HD 32 x optical zoom PTZ speed dome which also features auto-tracking.</p> <p>Both models are weatherproof, and with heaters powered by PoE+ to withstand extremely low temperatures and Digital Image Stabilisation which negates the effects of vibration, they collectively provide users with high performance video surveillance options for external environments such as airports, ports, car parks, industrial estates, retail parks and a wide range of other applications where high performance PTZ functionality is required.</p> <p><strong>Auto-tracking</strong></p> <p>The respective powerful 43x and 32x zoom capabilities of the SNP-5430H and SNP-6320H is enhanced by an auto-tracking feature that allows operators to monitor the movement of people or...