from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/paraguay.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT What if? Ferguson shooting brings attention to benefits of body-worn camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.14955.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.14955.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, have drawn huge national attention, and the news story has the potential to dominate headlines and stir controversy nationwide as it plays out over the next few years. Some elements here are similar to the Trayvon Martin case in Florida, a national story that grabbed headlines for years, climaxing in a televised trial and a troubling (for some) verdict that people are still talking about.</p> <p>The Michael Brown shooting case in Ferguson has similarities, but also some differences, including the fact that the shooter here was not a neighborhood watch volunteer but a sworn police officer, Darren Wilson. Another difference is the role that video surveillance did play &ndash; and, importantly, <em>could have played</em>.</p> <p>The gist of the story is that Wilson, a white police officer, shot and killed Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old African-American. Community response in the predominantly black suburb of St. Louis has included demonstrations...Quantum Secure named as Solution Innovation Partner by the Security Executive Councilhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2415-ga.14952.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2415-ga.14952.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 108px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The SIP program allows practitioners to more easily identify trusted, capable solutions for unique environments</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/quantum-secure-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Quantum Secure</a>, the leading provider of enterprise software to streamline physical identity and access management across multiple sites and systems, has been selected as a Solution Innovation Partner by the Security Executive Council (SEC), a research and advisory services firm...Skyguard’s MySOS personal safety device provides 24 hour backup and assistance to Brent Council’s frontline staffhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-189-ga-co-7998-ga.14946.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-189-ga-co-7998-ga.14946.htmlApplications NewsWed, 20 Aug 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>Skyguard&rsquo;s ACPO accredited MySOS allows Council&rsquo;s employees to raise alarm and call for help in any emergency situation</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/skyguard-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Skyguard</a>, Europe&rsquo;s premier personal safety service, are providing Brent Council&rsquo;s frontline <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/lone-worker-protection.html" class="orangebold">lone working</a> staff with 24 hour backup and assistance. The Council&rsquo;s employees can raise the alarm...Mul-T-Lock SMARTair™ electronic handle set installed at the Ellan Vannin Hotel in Douglas, Isle of Manhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14944.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14944.htmlApplications NewsWed, 20 Aug 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>Mul-T-Lock&rsquo;s SMARTair&trade; ensured smooth transition from mechanical locking to full access control management at the hotel</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 set has been installed at the Ellan Vannin Hotel to ensure the smooth transition from mechanical locking to full access control management with...140 exhibitors to showcase innovative fire protection products at Security Essen 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga.14942.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga.14942.htmlEvents NewsWed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Exhibitors will demonstrate the utilisation of new aerosol extinguishing systems, fire suppression installations against beginning explosions</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/messe-essen-gmbh-security.html" class="blue_bold">Messe Essen</a> will once again become the global marketplace for civil security. At the premier global fair <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security...RBtec provides IRONCALD perimeter protection kit to Soltage solar farmshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6592-ga.14939.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6592-ga.14939.htmlApplications NewsWed, 20 Aug 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>RBtec&rsquo;s IRONCLAD is an armoured passive vibration cable that detects intrusion by algorithm analysis<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rbtec-perimeter-security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">RBtec Perimeter Security Systems</a> marks nearly 30 years of designing, manufacturing and providing advanced perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS), the company is proud to announce yet another successful partnership.</p> <p>Soltage LLC is...IndigoVision HD PTZ Dome Camera 11000 Range deployed at a central bank in Haitihttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14926.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14926.htmlApplications NewsWed, 20 Aug 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"> <p><strong>IndigoVision's HD PTZ Dome Camera 11000 Range was perfect for providing high image quality<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Banque de la R&eacute;publique d'Ha&iuml;ti is the central bank of Haiti, a small Caribbean country in the Greater Antillean archipelago.</p> <p>They wanted to upgrade their existing security system, but were struggling to achieve the image quality they required in their glass foyers, which had changing light conditions.</p> <p>The excellent Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) of <a...Security Partners expands its top management team with new appointmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9318-ga.14938.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9318-ga.14938.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 74px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Schott will oversee aspects of IT in company&rsquo;s 3 central stations and Ipson will manage day-to-day at nationwide monitoring stations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With more than 40 years of combined industry experience, Steve Ipson and Bob Schott are joining the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-partners.html" class="blue_bold">Security Partners</a> team as Vice President of Operations and Director of Information Technology, respectively. Schott will oversee all...ONVIF free training course published on Tavcom website includes new product and conformance process moduleshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-co-1640-ga.14931.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-co-1640-ga.14931.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Aug 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 training course on Tavcom website focuses on ONVIF specific issues and includes new product and conformance process modules</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>An updated version of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/onvif.html" class="blue_bold">ONVIF</a> distance learning training course has been published on the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a> website.</p> <p>The free training course focuses on ONVIF specific issues and includes new product and...ASSA ABLOY brands Yale and UNION selected as preferred suppliers of branded security by UK building products buyers’ group Fortishttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1736-ga-co-9917-ga.14928.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1736-ga-co-9917-ga.14928.htmlApplications NewsTue, 19 Aug 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>Fortis is working with ASSA ABLOY to offer UNION&rsquo;s StrongBOLT&trade; and Eximo range as well as Yale&rsquo;s Doormaster range</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Fortis Group has selected <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> brands <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/yale-locks-and-hardware.html" class="blue_bold">Yale</a> and <a...Identiv announces its financial results for Q2 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-827-ga.14927.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-827-ga.14927.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>In Q2 2014, Identiv continued to grow with a series of new launches, including the uTrust product line</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hirsch-identive.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv</a>, a global security technology company that provides trust solutions for premises, information, and everyday items, reports its financial results for the second quarter (Q2) of 2014.</p> <p><em>"In Q2 2014, we continued our strategy of growth with a series of exciting launches, including the uTrust...IndigoVision HD security solution helps safeguard aluminium production company in Indiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14925.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14925.htmlApplications NewsTue, 19 Aug 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>IndigoVision&rsquo;s Enhanced HD Domes and Fixed Cameras monitor the plant&rsquo;s store rooms and entry/exit gates</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Listed on the FTSE 100, Vedanta Resources Plc is a global diversified metal and mining company and is one of the largest aluminium production companies in India.</p> <p>Vedanta Resource&rsquo;s 1.7 million tonne aluminium smelter in Jharsuguda is powered by a dedicated captive power plant. With aluminium being the second most widely used metal after steel, and...New Panasonic WV-SFV631LT full HD fixed dome network camera unveiledhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6080-ga-npr.14924.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6080-ga-npr.14924.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, a leading provider of integrated security and surveillance solutions, recently announced a new Full HD 1080p outdoor vandal resistant and waterproof Fixed Dome Network Camera (WV-SFV631LT). As the latest addition to its 6 Series i-PRO camera line, the new Fixed Dome Network Camera is IP66 rated water and dust resistant and features a built-in long-focus variable-focal lens providing advanced functionality.</p> <p>The WV-SFV631LT with its variable focal length of 9mm to 22mm is ideal for applications where the camera needs to produce an exceptional image but be located some distance from the subject, such as on a high ceiling in a large lobby.</p> <p>Leveraging Panasonic&rsquo;s advanced, next-generation UniPhier&reg; LSI processors, the new 6 Series camera delivers high definition video images in 1080p resolution and an up to 133dB of dynamic range thanks to its Enhanced Super Dynamic and Adaptive Black Stretch (ABS)...NICE Systems security solution helps Los Angeles International Airport extend its situation management capabilitieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9744-ga-co-1229-ga.14921.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9744-ga-co-1229-ga.14921.htmlApplications NewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 139px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>NICE installed its Situator Enterprise Geographical Information System</strong> <strong>Web application at the airport</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nice-systems-inc-security-sector.html" class="blue_bold">NICE Systems</a> and AECOM Technology Corporation recently announced that they are helping Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) extend its situation management capabilities from the control room to the field. The airport deployed the NICE Situator Enterprise...AlliedBarton Security Services featured as top veteran-friendly company by U.S. Veterans Magazinehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.14918.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.14918.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 132px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Through AlliedBarton's military hiring program, the company hired more than 5,000 veterans and reservists in 2013</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alliedbarton-security-services.html" class="blue_bold">AlliedBarton Security Services</a>, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, is proud to be featured as a top veteran-friendly company by U.S. Veterans Magazine for the second year in a row. The results were announced in the magazine's 2014 "Best of the Best" list which...Mul-T-Lock’s MT5 patented key and cylinder system secures the Leicester City Football clubhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10940-ga-co-6308-ga.14913.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10940-ga-co-6308-ga.14913.htmlApplications NewsTue, 19 Aug 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"> <p><strong>For the club, the security system is encrypted and a tight security protocol has been implemented<br /></strong></p> </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 MT5 patented key and cylinder system has been installed by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/morgans-locksmiths.html" class="blue_bold">Morgans Locksmiths</a> at Leicester City Football club, as part of the newly promoted team&rsquo;s security...Viscount Systems completes UL 294 certification testing of the Freedom Access Control and ID Management Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14911.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14911.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 198px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The Systems have been certified to UL 294 Standard for Access Control System Units by Intertek ETL</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 the successful completion of UL 294 certification testing of the Freedom Access Control and ID Management Systems with its IP encryption bridges.</p> <p>The Systems have been certified to...ASSA´s SMARTair electronic access control solution installed at the Lion Medical Centre in the UKhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-11442-ga.14912.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-11442-ga.14912.htmlApplications NewsMon, 18 Aug 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"> <p><strong>SMARTair help manage footfall around the centre, while keeping installation time and upheaval to a minimum</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>ASSA, part of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions</a>, a division of ASSA ABLOY, is helping transform an historic foundry building into a state-of-the-art medical centre, supplying its innovative SMARTair&trade; electronic access control solution.</p> <p>The Lion Medical Centre will provide GP...VIVOTEK PoE solutions now available for surveillance markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.14910.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.14910.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 18 Aug 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>VIVOTEK sees a strong demand for PoE products with high quality and compatibility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/vivotek.html" class="blue_bold">VIVOTEK</a>&nbsp;now offers Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) solutions to the surveillance market, including a wide range of PoE switches, PoE extenders, and PoE injectors. PoE solutions enable a single cable to provide data connection as well as electrical power to network surveillance devices. By adopting PoE solutions, the cost of the entire...Texecom appoints Joris Crombé as its new Business Development Manager for Beneluxhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1661-ga.14909.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1661-ga.14909.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 18 Aug 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"> <p><strong>Joris is expertly placed to drive the development of Texecom&rsquo;s security products and services</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/texecom.html" class="blue_bold">Texecom</a> is pleased to announce the appointment of Joris Cromb&eacute; as Business Development Manager, Benelux.</p> <p>Joris has extensive security industry experience in the Benelux area with a career history spanning installing security equipment, technical...