from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/spain.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Synology launches RS18016xs+ and its expansion unit RX1216sashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga-npr.18055.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga-npr.18055.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 03 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Synology&reg; Inc. announced the release of RS18016xs+ and its expansion unit RX1216sas, with vast expansion capacities, point-in-time data backup for enterprises, and unparalleled performance throughput.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Belonging to the next generation of NAS servers, RS18016xs+ can be extended beyond 1PB of storage capacity while simplifying any backup strategy, making it the perfect choice for businesses in need of a cost-efficient, scalable, and modern storage solution&rdquo;</em> declared Michael Wang, Product Manager at Synology Inc.</p> <p>RS18016xs+ is designed to deliver the following cutting-edge technologies:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Extreme performance</strong>: Delivering over 3,900 MB/s and 348,000 IOPS throughput, RS18016xs+ effortlessly provides storage and application serving to hundreds of users. With a dedicated encryption engine, RS18016xs+ boasts over 3,000 MB/s reading on encrypted shared folders, ensuring data security without any major performance...Pro-Vision renews sponsorship agreement with Shrewsbury Town Football Clubhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga.18054.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga.18054.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 03 Jul 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>Under the agreement, Pro-Vision will remain sponsors of the North Stand at Shrewsbury Town&rsquo;s Greenhous Meadow stadium</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>, a national distributor of branded CCTV and Access Control equipment, are pleased to announce that they are to continue their sponsorship agreement with Shrewsbury Town Football Club.</p> <p>Under the renewed agreement Pro-Vision...HID Global and sustainability in the security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga-sb.18051.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga-sb.18051.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>My first impression on visiting <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global&rsquo;s</a> headquarters in Austin, Texas, was a profusion of light. Plenty of Texas sunshine beams through the abundant windows to provide brightness throughout the building.</p> <p>Mike Klein, HID Global&rsquo;s manager of corporate communications and global public relations, led a tour of the headquarters facility on my recent trip to Austin. Including 250,000 square feet of manufacturing space, the building consolidates several previous North American manufacturing facilities into one location. The building&rsquo;s modern design &ndash; including all those windows &ndash; also provides space for the company&rsquo;s distribution and operations such as marketing, finance, IT, and customer service.</p> <p><strong>Plenty of natural light</strong></p> <table style="width: 300px; height: 61px;" border="0" cellspacing="8"...Hikvision honoured as ESA’s Executive Strategic Partnerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5999-ga-co-12558-ga.18049.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5999-ga-co-12558-ga.18049.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 Jul 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>Hikvision&rsquo;s commitment to security technology and enrichment opportunities for customers makes them a valuable partner to ESA</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision-usa-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision USA</a>, North America&rsquo;s leading provider of innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, was honored as an Executive Strategic Partner of the <a...Vicon appoints Lawrence de Guzman as VP APAChttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.18047.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.18047.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 228px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Lawrence de Guzman will report to Bret McGowan, Sr. VP Sales and Marketing</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/vicon-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vicon</a>, trusted designer and producer of video security systems and high-performance IP cameras, announced recently the hiring of Lawrence de Guzman in Singapore to better manage growing local business in south-east Asia. Mr. de Guzman has been hired as VP APAC reporting to Bret McGowan, Sr. VP Sales and Marketing.</p>...ACT access control equipment protects Welsh schoolshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-591-ga.18046.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-591-ga.18046.htmlApplications NewsThu, 02 Jul 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>Staff and students are benefiting from ACTpro 4000 door controllers and ACTpro door stations on interior and perimeter doors</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/dyfed-alarms-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dyfed Alarms</a> is installing access control equipment from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/access-control-technology.html" class="blue_bold">ACT</a> at a mixed comprehensive school in Wales.</p> <p>Ysgol Dyffryn Aman has 1,600...Matrix Comsec’s SATATYA interoperable with Panasonic IP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8173-ga-co-6080-ga-npr.18044.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8173-ga-co-6080-ga-npr.18044.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Matrix Comsec is a leading manufacturer of enterprise-grade telecom and security solutions. The company has announced interoperability of SATATYA, its IP video surveillance solution with select models of Panasonic IP cameras. This interoperability, will offer customers the flexibility to have a wide range of IP cameras to choose from. Enterprise customers need flexibility in implementing video surveillance security due to their complex functioning and geographically scattered operations.</p> <p><strong>Supports camera configuration in three modes</strong></p> <p>Matrix SATATYA IPVS supports camera configuration in three modes - ONVIF, Brand Model and Generic. This interoperability is a part of Matrix R&amp;D teams&rsquo; overall objective of supporting cameras of established brands. This will offer the users the advantage of having the best of both worlds, i.e. best in class video recorders and IP cameras.</p> <p>&nbsp;Matrix tested the Panasonic IP Cameras to ensure the...TDSi raises money for children’s charityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.18042.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.18042.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 02 Jul 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 team also took part in a 'Guess how many teabags in the jar' competition to raise further money</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The team at Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a>'s Head Office in Poole, Dorset, have hosted an event entitled 'Time for Tea' to raise money for the company's chosen charity for the year, Dorset and Wiltshire Children's Hospices Julia's House (registered charity number 1067125).</p> <p>TDSi's Marketing Co-ordinator, Sophie Wilkins commented,...Security specialists gather at West Africa Oil & Gas Security Summit 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-11636-ga-co-13011-ga-co-13117-ga-co-13118-ga.18041.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-11636-ga-co-13011-ga-co-13117-ga-co-13118-ga.18041.htmlEvents NewsThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The feeling within conference was adopting a governmental approach to improve security</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/west-africa-oil-and-gas-security-2015-summit.html" class="blue_bold">2nd West Africa Oil &amp; Gas Security 2015 Summit</a>, organised by global Summits organiser <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-research-networks-irn.html" class="blue_bold">IRN</a>,...3xLOGIC VISIX IP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-npr.18038.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-npr.18038.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>3xLOGIC, Inc., a leading provider of integrated intelligent security solutions, recently announced the expansion of its line of VISIX IP cameras. The enhanced offering includes the new VISIX V-Series standard dome, bullet, and mini-dome camera models.</p> <p><strong>All-in-One cameras</strong></p> <p>VISIX V-Series All-in-One, edge-based IP cameras are powerful, full-featured, VMS and advanced analytic capable. VISIX V-Series cameras provide a complete surveillance solution for the SMB market and for unique single-point applications.</p> <p>These new cameras&rsquo; embedded analytics use algorithms that automatically self-adjust, so the user can concentrate on the all-important detection rules. <em>&ldquo;This feature greatly simplifies the analytical process, requiring only a few mouse clicks to configure a detection rule. Such advanced analytics enable object classification, direction determination, people counting, and dwell times &mdash; that means the camera&rsquo;s...Moxa networking equipment for Stevens Institute of Technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.18037.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.18037.htmlApplications NewsWed, 01 Jul 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>Moxa will provide its industrial hardened networking equipment to Stevens Institute of Technology students</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/moxa-americas-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Moxa</a> is proud to sponsor Stevens Institute of Technology as it competes in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2015, an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and...S2 Security S2 NetVR 600 VMShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9826-ga-npr.18036.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9826-ga-npr.18036.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>S2 Security, the leader in IP-based access control, video management and mobile security management systems, today introduced S2 NetVR&reg; 600 video management system, the newest addition to S2 Security&rsquo;s product ecosystem. Ideal for mid-sized businesses and distributed enterprises with RAID storage requirements, S2 NetVR 600 makes real-time video monitoring and recorded video playback accessible from a client, web browser or mobile app.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;S2 NetVR 600 brings stand-alone and integrated systems users more options when RAID storage is required,&rdquo;</em> said John L. Moss, CEO, S2 Security<em>. &ldquo;As a member of the S2 ecosystem, S2 NetVR 600 seamlessly interoperates with our video, access control and mobile products.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>Features</strong></p> <p>S2 NetVR 600 supports up to 32 IP cameras and up to 32TB internal video storage, available in RAID 5 storage configurations for enhanced reliability and performance. Live and recorded...ZKAccess EC10 Elevator Control Panelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga-npr.18035.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga-npr.18035.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ZKAccess, a leading provider of biometric and RFID security solutions, is pleased to announce the release of its EC10 Elevator Control Panel, a secure, scalable, and affordable access control solution primarily designed to control floor access.</p> <p><strong>Multiple connections</strong></p> <p>Floor access can be restricted based on various user credentials, including fingerprint and/or proximity card. Pre-defined time schedules can also be used to control floor access. During normal visitor/business hours, unrestricted floor access can also be permitted (aka Passage mode). The EC10 controls up to 10 individual relays and supports up to three expansion boards (model EX16). Each EX16 expansion board controls up to 16 relays, so a single EC10 can control access for up to 58 total floors. Since the EC10 is IP-based, the user can connect as many EC10 controllers on the network as needed.</p> <p>While the EC10 was primarily designed for controlling elevator access to floors,...Airbus Defence and Space celebrates 60th anniversary in radar technology in Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.18034.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.18034.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Airbus Defence &amp; Space in Ulm - a centre for international radar technology<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>For exactly 60 years now, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/airbus-defence-and-space-formerly-cassidian.html" class="blue_bold">Airbus Defence and Space</a> location in Ulm has been the &ldquo;radar stronghold&rdquo; in Germany and a centre for international radar technology. The anniversary celebrated now goes back to the time when the allies lifted...Wendel to acquire AlliedBarton Security Serviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.18033.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.18033.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 01 Jul 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>Wendel will make an equity investment of approximately $670 million, for a c. 96% ownership in the company</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Wendel (MF.FP), a global investment firm, recently announced that it has agreed to acquire <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alliedbarton-security-services.html" class="blue_bold">AlliedBarton Security Services</a>, one of the largest security officer services companies in the United States, from funds managed by Blackstone, one of the world&rsquo;s leading alternative asset...ASUSTOR to exhibit surveillance solution at Axis Solution Conference 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga-co-227-ga.18032.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga-co-227-ga.18032.htmlEvents NewsWed, 01 Jul 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>ASUSTOR will be using AS7004T installed with Surveillance Center 2.4 to display network surveillance management &amp; recording solution</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asustor-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ASUSTOR Inc.</a>, a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, is now entering the professional surveillance arena. At the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/axis-solution-conference-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Solution...FIBARO’s Motion Sensor integrates with Nexiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13004-ga-co-10903-ga-npr.18031.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13004-ga-co-10903-ga-npr.18031.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>FIBARO, a leading European manufacturer of wireless, intelligent home automation systems, announced that its award-winning Motion Sensor is now fully integrated with Nexia&trade; Home Intelligence, a leader in smart home technology.&nbsp;</p> <p>The FIBARO Motion Sensor is a highly advanced wireless device with a built-in motion sensor, temperature sensor, light sensor, and accelerometer. With a diameter of less than 44 millimeters (under 1 3/4 inches), the FIBARO Motion Sensor is the smallest device of its kind in the world. Designers were inspired by the pupil of a cat&rsquo;s eye and its quick reactions; sensitivity and field of vision are all encompassed in this compact device.</p> <p><strong>Can be fully integrated to activate Nexia Automations</strong></p> <p>Said Nexia Marketing Manager, Lindsay Kirchhausen, <em>&ldquo;We are thrilled to offer the powerful capabilities and striking design of the FIBARO Motion Sensor to our Nexia customers. Like all of the products...Video technology transformation requires recalibrating the markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.18008.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.18008.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><a href="/docs/moredocs/images/Recalibrating_the_Market_Figure_1.jpg" target="_blank" class="blue_bold"><em>See bigger image</em></a></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Old pyramid w # of cams</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>It&rsquo;s clear that the network-based <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/physical-security.html" class="blue_bold">physical security</a> industry has matured rapidly over the past few years. As the technology and other components of security solutions have advanced, so too have...Expanding market for home automation sectorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-6591-ga-co-9561-ga-co-6586-ga-co-12086-ga-co-2173-ga-co-737-ga-co-12085-ga-co-11565-ga-co-10901-ga.17998.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-6591-ga-co-9561-ga-co-6586-ga-co-12086-ga-co-2173-ga-co-737-ga-co-12085-ga-co-11565-ga-co-10901-ga.17998.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 01 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" 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>Just how big is the home automation industry? One way to tell is by looking at the sheer number of companies &ndash; large and small&mdash;that have rushed to enter this fast-growing space. They include some of the world&rsquo;s largest corporations &ndash; Apple and Google &ndash; along with the nation&rsquo;s biggest cable and telecom companies &ndash; Comcast and AT&amp;T. It includes big names in security like <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/honeywell.html" class="blue_bold">Honeywell</a> and <a...GJD Clarius® Duo LED illuminatorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-755-ga-npr.18030.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-755-ga-npr.18030.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 30 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>GJD, one of the world&rsquo;s leading manufacturers and designers of innovative lighting products is now offering a complete range of Clarius&reg; Duo LED illuminators. Available in Infra-Red and White-Light, the Clarius Duo offers superior image quality for a wide range of sectors. It is also fitted with an adjustable angle feature, making it perfect for both wide and narrow field of view applications, whilst providing an extra layer of security to external areas.</p> <p><strong>Designed with ultra-low power consumption </strong></p> <p>For protecting residential properties, commercial buildings and industrial sites, as well as rural and isolated areas, the Clarius&reg; Duo provides a professional, flexible, reliable and cost effective solution. A key advantage is that all products in the Duo range can be easily mounted on walls, poles and around corners. Another major advantage is that it is designed with high performance and ultra-low power consumption, whilst using minimum...