from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/monaco.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Wed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Hikvision Europe hosts first European distributors meeting in Lisbonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga.17522.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga.17522.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 May 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>Smart and Turbo HD lines were explained at the meeting</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em>&lsquo;It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.&rsquo;</em> (C. Darwin). This quote was shared by Jiangfeng Zhi, President at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision Europe BV</a> to the audience during the two-day event dedicated to the first European distributors&rsquo; meeting held in Lisbon on April 23-24,...A10 Networks unifies vThunder ADC with Microsoft Azurehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9474-ga-co-11899-ga-npr.17520.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9474-ga-co-11899-ga-npr.17520.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>A10 Networks, a leader in application networking, recently announced its virtual application delivery controller (ADC) appliance, vThunder ADC, is now available as a Virtual Machine (VM) image on the Azure Marketplace. The vThunder VM offers dynamic &ldquo;application-aware&rdquo; services, including advanced L4-7 load balancing, application acceleration and improved-security in an all-in-one virtual instance. Unifying vThunder with Azure enables extensibility and consistent policies across customers&rsquo; physical, virtual and cloud computing environments, rapid provisioning, and on-demand access to computing resources. Customers have the flexibility to choose from &ldquo;Pay-as-You-Go&rdquo; and Bring Your Own License (BYOL) license models. Additionally, A10 will provide demos of its Thunder ADC and Threat Protection System (TPS) technology to Microsoft Ignite 2015 attendees, May 5-8, in McCormick Place, booth 332.</p> <p><strong>A10&rsquo;s vThunder for Azure provides...Antaira presents LNX-1202G-SFP and LNX-1204G-SFP industrial Gigabit unmanaged Ethernet switcheshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.17518.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.17518.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Antaira Technologies is a global leading developer and supplier of industrial networking devices and communication solutions for harsh environmental applications and is proud to announce the expansion of its industrial networking infrastructure family with the introduction of the LNX-1202G-SFP and LNX-1204G-SFP series.</p> <p><strong>Supporting fibre connection</strong></p> <p>Antaira&rsquo;s new LNX-1202G-SFP and LNX-1204G-SFP industrial Gigabit unmanaged Ethernet switches offer the highest density of Gigabit Ethernet port connectivity in the market. The combination of SFP fiber and RJ45 copper with high Gigabit port count connectivity have been designed to help fulfill special needs for security, transportation, and solar and wind power industries. These switches are ideal for any outdoor application with an extreme ambient weather environment.</p> <p><strong>High-bandwidth applications</strong></p> <p>The LNX-1202G-SFP and LNX-1204G-SFP series are the latest 12-port...Genetec’s Stratocast VSaaS solution powers Digicel's business solutions producthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.17517.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.17517.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 May 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>Powered by Stratocast, Digicel Eye allows business owners to view live and recorded video</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a manufacturer of open platform, unified IP security solutions recently announced that Digicel Business, a leading communications provider in the Caribbean and Central America has chosen Genetec's Stratocast cloud-based Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) solution to power its latest business solutions...Camden Door Controls introduces CV-900 ‘Designer Series’ access control deviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2646-ga-npr.17516.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2646-ga-npr.17516.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Camden Door Controls&rsquo; new CV-900 &lsquo;Designer Series&rsquo; access control devices are compact, elegantly styled and available in a selection of finishes that will enhance any decor.</p> <p>The &lsquo;Designer Series&rsquo; is a complete line of metal backlit keypads, dual format proximity card readers (HID/AWID) and capacitive biometric fingerprint readers. They are elegantly styled and available in a range of anodised architectural finishes (white and metallic silver, charcoal and red).</p> <p><strong>The CV-900 &ldquo;Designer Series features</strong></p> <p>The CV-900 <em>&ldquo;Designer Series also offers &lsquo;all metal&rsquo; construction that ensures durability in high traffic areas. They are engineered for indoor and outdoor use, and with an IP65 rating, provides high resistance to water and dust.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Designer Series&rsquo; devices also provide industry-leading technology and an extensive list of features including tamper alarm output, and...IPVM introduces Google Maps Camera calculatorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12929-ga-npr.17515.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12929-ga-npr.17515.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>IPVM has introduced its Google Maps Camera Calculator. The calculator provides the ability to address and map out cameras completely online. This is a major breakthrough that will save system design specialists time and money.</p> <p>Google Street View Integration allows users to see a surveillance camera&rsquo;s field of view before installation. In doing so, system integrators who use the calculator save on costly site visits. As cameras are moved around a selected scene, the street view automatically updates as well. Users and integrators can experiment with different angles and locations, from their computer, quickly finding the ones that work best.</p> <p>Automatic pixel density calculation makes selecting the proper cameras easy. Place a camera on a scene and immediately see an IPVM image quality preview. No more guessing whether a camera will meet customer requirements. Quickly change the distance of your target, angle of view, and focal length to accurately specify...SureView's Immix networked software platform wins Government Security Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5857-ga-co-6026-ga.17513.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5857-ga-co-6026-ga.17513.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 May 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>SureView wins award for its Immix enterprise command center and central station software solution</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sureview-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SureView Systems</a>, a global provider of commercial central station and enterprise command center software, announced recently that it has been honoured with the Platinum-level Government Security Award for its Immix&reg; enterprise command center and central station software solution. The award program, presented by leading industry trade publication...Axis Communications introduces V5914 and V5915 PTZ network camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.17512.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.17512.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Axis Communications, the market leader in network video surveillance, introduces its first products for streaming, the AXIS V5914 and AXIS V5915 PTZ network cameras. The flexible and high performance cameras deliver high quality audio and smooth pan/tilt/zoom capabilities ideal for audio and video production and live streaming and recording in HDTV quality and can be mounted table-top, wall or ceiling. The cameras can be remotely controlled via a web interface enabling operation from mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We are building on our experience and expertise in security and video surveillance with a new versatile PTZ camera family specifically adapted for non-video surveillance applications such as live streaming of events and video conferencing. These new cameras offer high quality HDTV video and audio as well as many output connections to suit a variety of uses,&rdquo;</em> explains Erik Fr&auml;nnlid, Director of Product Management, Axis...CEM's AC2000 access control system upgraded at London Gatwick Airporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-1726-ga.17511.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-1726-ga.17511.htmlApplications NewsWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 221px; height: 316px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>CEM&rsquo;s access terminal, emerald, has been installed at the airport providing solution beyond access control</strong></p> </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/company-listing/tyco-international.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco</a>, can announce that its long...SeeTec, acquired by OnSSI, supplying the recorder for new Ocularis Versionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-3194-ga-co-9381-ga-co-4392-ga-sb.17510.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-3194-ga-co-9381-ga-co-4392-ga-sb.17510.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 06 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Since acquiring <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/seetec-ag.html" class="blue_bold">SeeTec AG</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/on-net-surveillance-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">On-Net Surveillance Systems, Inc. (OnSSI)</a> is bringing production of its entire software platform in house. The SeeTec recorder will replace OnSSI&rsquo;s legacy recorder, previously OEM&rsquo;d by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone</a>, beginning with the introduction of Ocularis 5.x.</p> <p>Familiar in Europe, SeeTec is a privately held German-based company providing <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-management-system.html" class="blue_bold">VMS</a> solutions and was among the first providers of network-based video management applications. With SeeTec now part of OnSSI, the combined company will produce every...Pro-Vision offers Bosch Tinyon IP cameras for UK installershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-2339-ga.17454.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-2339-ga.17454.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 May 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 Tinyon range includes a 720p internal IP camera with PIR-based motion and audio detection</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, can now offer the UK installer the new range of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/bosch-security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Bosch</a> Tinyon IP cameras.</p> <p><strong>Bosch Tinyon IP...DVTEL welcomes Winston Churchill to Board of Directorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9665-ga.17099.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9665-ga.17099.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 May 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>Managing General Partner of SCP Partners, Mr. Churchill has over 25 years of experience in private equity investing</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dvtel-inc.html" class="blue_bold">DVTEL, INC.</a>, the video surveillance solutions provider, is pleased to announce that Winston Churchill, Managing General Partner of SCP Partners, will join the DVTEL Board of Directors. Churchill replaces Edmundo Gonzalez, whose personal commitment and unique analytical skills over many years of being a loyal member of DVTEL&rsquo;s Board...Digitisation and the physical security industryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5792-ga.17509.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5792-ga.17509.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 05 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 311px;" 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><strong><em>Since 2006, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lusax-security-informatics.html" class="blue_bold">LUSAX</a> research program at Lund University in Sweden has investigated the effects of digitisation on the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/pa.physical-security.html" class="blue_bold">physical security industry</a>. This article will look into the forces driving digitisation, and how those forces broadly...ISCON exhibits SecureScan and FocusScan solutions at RILA and NRF Protect 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11052-ga.17507.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11052-ga.17507.htmlEvents NewsTue, 05 May 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>Both systems provide LP managers, safety leaders and operational personnel to reduce risk for active shooters</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iscon-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">ISCON Imaging Inc.</a>, a manufacturer of patented infrared (IR) imaging screening systems, is driving new levels of operational and workplace safety, and loss prevention in warehouses, healthcare facilities and retail distribution sites through the delivery of its new SecureScan&trade; and FocusScan&trade; scanning solutions. Both systems provide LP managers, safety...Z-Wave Alliance invites applications for Z-Wave Labshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10903-ga.17506.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10903-ga.17506.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 05 May 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 program is a brand new competition to support and incentivise IoT innovation</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/z-wave-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">Z-Wave Alliance</a>, an open consortium of leading global companies deploying Z-Wave, the world's largest ecosystem of wireless control products and services, is announcing the opening of applications for Z-Wave Labs. The program is a brand new competition to support and incentivize IoT innovation on the Z-Wave&reg;...ZKAccess appoints CCTV.Net as new distribution partnerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12925-ga-co-12725-ga.17505.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12925-ga-co-12725-ga.17505.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 05 May 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 partnership allows CCTV.Net to offer ZKAccess traditional and advanced biometric access control solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zkaccess-llc.html" class="blue_bold">ZKAccess</a>, a leading provider of biometric and RFID security solutions, is pleased to welcome <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cctv-net.html" class="blue_bold">CCTV.Net</a> as a new distribution partner. CCTV.Net has been serving the industry as a CCTV distributor since 2001. Inventory includes analogue cameras and standalone...Kaba and Dorma announce merger to form dorma + kaba grouphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-574-ga-co-984-ga.17504.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-574-ga-co-984-ga.17504.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 05 May 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>dorma+kaba will move up into the global top 3 in the market for security and access solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/kaba.html" class="blue_bold">Kaba Holding AG</a>, headquartered in R&uuml;mlang (Switzerland), and family-owned <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/dorma.html" class="blue_bold">Dorma Holding GmbH</a> + Co. KGaA, headquartered in Ennepetal (Germany), plan to merge to become the dorma+kaba group. A corresponding transaction agreement was...Networking basics for security professionals: Understanding the role of midspans to supply powerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.17485.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.17485.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 05 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 184px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Just as with network switches, there are no real standards for midspans</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>In general terms, a midspan is a power over Ethernet (PoE) power source that is placed between a network switch and the device being powered, hence the term midspan. The real question is, with almost all network switches providing PoE power, why do we need a midspan? The answer is, in some cases we don&rsquo;t, but in others we do. As with any other product we have discussed, we need to first consider that, just as with network switches, there are...Skyguard to showcase upgraded MySOS personal safety alarm at Safety & Health Expo 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7998-ga-co-10347-ga.17501.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7998-ga-co-10347-ga.17501.htmlEvents NewsTue, 05 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>MySOS has been enhanced by Skyguard with a no. of new features in an updated key-fob sized design</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/skyguard-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Skyguard</a> will be unveiling a brand new version of its exclusive &lsquo;MySOS&rsquo; personal safety alarm at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/safety-and-health-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">2015 Safety and Health Expo</a>, held at London&rsquo;s...Sunray inward opening steel doors achieve SR3 and SR4 security rating approval to LPCB standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6632-ga-co-12922-ga-co-12878-ga-npr.17500.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6632-ga-co-12922-ga-co-12878-ga-npr.17500.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 05 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Sunray, one of the leading UK designers, manufacturers and installers of steel commercial doors, fire doors, certified security doors, industrial doors and steel louvre systems, has achieved SR3 and SR4 security rating approval to Loss Prevention Certification Board standard LPS 1175: Issue 7 &ndash; for its inward opening steel doors up to a &lsquo;full height&rsquo; of 3.075m.</p> <p><strong>First and only company in the UK to achieve&nbsp;SR3 and SR4 approval for steel doors</strong></p> <p>They are believed to be the first and only company in the UK to have achieved this for steel doors, covering the SR3 and SR4 Single, Leaf and a half and Double Door Range.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Our customers, architects and designers are increasingly looking to combine certified security solutions with great aesthetic looks,&rdquo;</em> stated David Evans, Sunray&rsquo;s Managing Director. <em>&ldquo;They are incorporating high specification solutions into their designs and builds and our...