from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/switzerland.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT Alpro transom door closers help secure Le Bistrot Pierre on Caroline Street in Cardiffhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.14732.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.14732.htmlApplications NewsFri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Alpro&rsquo;s overhead transom closers are a means of hydraulically controlling the opening and closing of aluminium doors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Transom door closers from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alpro-architectural-hardware.html" class="blue_bold">Alpro Architectural Hardware</a> have been installed at Le Bistrot Pierre on Caroline Street in Cardiff. The venue, which is in the heart of the city and near the Millennium Stadium, is the eleventh to open in a...HDcctv Alliance announces Dahua’s patented HDCVI technology now open to global video surveillance industryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5638-ga-co-4261-ga-co-11737-ga-co-4902-ga-co-10282-ga.14731.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5638-ga-co-4261-ga-co-11737-ga-co-4902-ga-co-10282-ga.14731.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 01 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>Dahua&rsquo;s HDCVI technology, the basis for HDcctv AT 2.0 standard, is open through the HDcctv Alliance Member I.P. Agreement</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hdcctv-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">HDcctv Alliance</a> is proud to announce that video surveillance technology leader ZheJiang <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology Co., Ltd.</a>, has opened its...Nedap Security Management's “Sorting out role based access control” research paper wins Best Paper Award SACMAT 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.14730.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.14730.htmlEvents NewsFri, 01 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>Nedap's research paper demonstrated a solution to overcome complexity and enhance organisational scalability</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Researchers of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap Security Management</a> have taken another perspective on role based access control, which allows for easier management of identities and authorisations and ultimately enhances organisational scalability. Their research paper &ldquo;<em>Sorting out role based access control&rdquo;</em> was awarded the Best...Dallmeier multifocal sensor technology Panomera® secures grounds of South African public transport operator PRASAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-12168-ga.14729.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-12168-ga.14729.htmlApplications NewsFri, 01 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>Panomera&reg; uses several lenses with different focal distances, making it possible to monitor huge surface areas</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Trains of the South African public transport operator PRASA are serviced and prepared for their next deployment at the marshalling yards in Braamfontein and Wolmerton. To enable the best possible surveillance of the expansive grounds, which are sometimes partly hidden from view as well, the multifocal sensor technology <a...Avigilon welcomes Fred Withers, FCA, to board of directors and audit committeehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.14723.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.14723.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 01 Aug 2014 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>Fred has a broad scope of experience working with clients across a wide variety of industry sectors </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a>, a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, today announced the appointment of Fred Withers, FCA, former partner and chief development officer for Ernst &amp; Young, to its board of directors and audit committee. Mr. Withers, who recently retired, has over 30 years of...The importance of electronic key control solutions in casino securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3579-ga.14725.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3579-ga.14725.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 199px; height: 271px;" 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><em><strong>With so much money flowing in and out in the form of cash and chips, casinos are a highly regulated world when it comes to security. One of the most critical areas of casino security is key control. Physical keys are used for access to all of the most sensitive and highly secured areas of the casino, including counting rooms and drop boxes, so the rules and regulations that relate to key control are extremely important to maintain tight control and minimise loss and fraud.&nbsp;Casinos that are still using...Security integrator Xentry Systems Integration continues expansion and growth with new managementhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.14724.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.14724.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 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>Xentry has added industry leaders in several markets to help continue the company&rsquo;s advancement and innovation</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/xentry-systems-integration.html" class="blue_bold">Xentry Systems Integration</a>, a security systems integrator focused on delivering best-in-class security systems and services, continues its expansion into nationwide markets and service areas, and has recently added new management to foster this continued growth.</p>...Security integrator VTI Security announces management changes and promotionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11436-ga.14722.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11436-ga.14722.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 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>VTI Security has moved to No.17 on SDM's list of top integrators</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>VideoTronix, Incorporated dba <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vti-security.html" class="blue_bold">VTI Security</a> announces the following management changes and promotions in support of its substantial growth and move to #17 on SDM&rsquo;s list of top integrators.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Our investment in the infrastructure and vocabulary of our culture has supported this growth&rdquo;,</em> said COO, Bryan Viau....Suprema provides its BioEntry Plus fingerprint recognition terminal to Carrefour Supermarkets in Istanbul, Turkeyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12167-ga-co-2366-ga.14721.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12167-ga-co-2366-ga.14721.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 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>Over 500 units of Suprema&rsquo;s BioEntry Plus were deployed onto Carrefour&rsquo;s new access control and time &amp; attendance system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/suprema.html" class="blue_bold">Suprema Inc.</a>, a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and security, recently announced it provided its fingerprint recognition terminal, <a...Dahua Technology captures video surveillance market with innovative product developmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-9385-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14720.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-9385-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14720.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><em><strong data-mce-json="{'type':'iframe','video':{'sources':{}},'params':{'src':'http://www.youtube.com/embed/OgNImFF0dtY','frameborder':'0'},'width':'410','height':'337'}">Highlighting China&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-surveillance.html" class="orangebold">Video Surveillance</a> Giants, this is the second in a series of articles on the growing international presence of China&rsquo;s top three video surveillance/CCTV companies. Check out the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.14709.html" class="orangebold">previous article on Hikvision</a>.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology Co., Ltd</a>. is a Chinese video company with roughly 75 percent of its revenue coming from the huge domestic Chinese market. The rest reflects Dahua&rsquo;s growing international presence in the video...Eaton appoints Steve Salter as Quality Manager for its security businesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-478-ga.14719.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-478-ga.14719.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 42px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Steve Salter aims to maintain the effectiveness of Eaton&rsquo;s environmental and health and safety management system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Power Management company, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/eaton.html" class="blue_bold">Eaton</a> recently announced that its security business has reaffirmed its commitment to manufacturing products and systems that offer industry leading standards of reliability, by appointing Steve Salter as its new quality manager.</p>...IndigoVision celebrates success securing three consecutive FIFA World Cupshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14718.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14718.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 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 solution was deployed in order to allow staff to monitor all 12 Brazil FIFA World Cup Stadiums from their control room</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The World Cup has drawn to a close, and Germany are not the only ones who can look back on a successful tournament.</p> <p>International events of this scale present a massive challenge in terms of homeland security. Not only do such events attract fans from around the globe, they also draw out criminals, increase traffic and are...IndigoVision Ultra 2K fixed dome camera delivers rich, full HD video and image clarity in all lighting conditionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-npr.14717.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-npr.14717.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>With best in class performance, the IndigoVision Ultra 2K delivers rich, Full HD video and image clarity, in all lighting conditions. Even in pitch black, easily identify people or objects with powerful digital zoom and incredible image detail.</p> <p><strong>The IndigoVision Ultra 2K, see everything, anywhere</strong></p> <p><strong>See Everything</strong>. With best in class performance, the IndigoVision Ultra 2K delivers rich, high definition video and image clarity, in all lighting conditions.</p> <p><strong>See everything, anywhere</strong>. The Ultra 2K comes with IndigoVision&rsquo;s unique SMART.core&trade; technology, making video management and distribution easier.</p> <p><strong>Incredible Image Detail, Exceptional Value</strong>. Competitively priced with other cameras, the IndigoVision Ultra 2K also reduces total system costs with lower storage requirements.</p> <p><strong>Incredible image detail, even in low light</strong></p> <p>Install an IndigoVision Ultra...Tamron launches near IR-correct varifocal lens for 5MP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.14716.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.14716.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd., a specialised manufacturer of optics and an industry leader in security/surveillance products, announces the launch of a near-IR-corrected Vari-Focal lens for 5 MP cameras.</p> <p><strong>Development concept</strong></p> <p>Cameras for the security/surveillance market have been rapidly shifting gears towards high-pixel-count models, and device manufacturers have been accelerating their efforts to cater to the needs for higher image quality. Recognizing such trends in the market, Tamron vigorously continues working on development of new products that efficiently serve such diversifying customer needs.</p> <p>It is evident that the main stream of the camera market today is skewed to mini-domes and/or housing-integrated forms, migrating from the conventional box-type. While Tamron is actively exploiting opportunities in that vein, solid and steady demand for the box-type cameras should not be underestimated because of availability of advanced features and...Allegion to educate security partners and school end-users of lockdown products as part of Safe School Weekhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.14714.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.14714.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 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>Allegion's sales team can help school administrators find avenues to fund door hardware upgrades</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion PLC</a>, a leading global provider of security products and solutions, is celebrating this year's Safe School Week (October 19-25) by encouraging its security/architect partners and school end-users to be aware of new and untested security and lockdown products that could actually put staff and...HID Global ActivID® mobile banking and multi-factor authentication solutions help secure Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank in Croatiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14713.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14713.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 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"><strong>ActivID&reg; Authentication Appliance and ActivID Soft Token identity assurance solutions have been deployed by Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank in Croatia </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global&reg;</a>, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its <a...ASSA ABLOY launches downloadable white paper on cost-effective access control systems for building owners and facilities managershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14712.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14712.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 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 white paper discusses how access control systems can be convenient and cost-effective security solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</span></a>, Security Solutions has launched a downloadable white paper to discuss how access control systems can be a convenient and cost-effective security solution for building owners and facilities managers, at a time when capex budget is often restricted.</p> <p>The...G4S Technology wins contract to upgrade security for Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport in Killeen, USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.14696.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.14696.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The contract includes command and control centre, access control, integration with the city&rsquo;s video management system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/g4s-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">G4S Technology</a>, an award-winning security and communications integrator, has been awarded a $1.8M contract to upgrade security for the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport located in Killeen, TX. The contract, signed in May 2014, includes a Command and Control centre, Access Control, integration with the...MOBOTIX introduces thermal sensor modules for S15D with dual flexmount video cable technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-npr.14686.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-npr.14686.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>MOBOTIX recently introduced the new thermal sensor modules for the S15D, being the first thermal devices to use MOBOTIX&rsquo; revolutionary dual flexmount video cable technology. This is available with all S15D upgraded to software version MX-V4.2.1.43.</p> <p>The flexible video cabling, weatherproof design and tiny footprint allows the two S15D thermal sensor modules to be installed into any location up to two meters away from a single S15D core unit. The advantage of using thermal sensor modules is that they can visualise heat radiating from vehicles and persons, for the purpose of accurate movement detection up to 400 meters away from the camera, even under the most challenging lighting and environmental conditions.</p> <p>Another world first innovation, available in the MOBOTIX M15D and S15D, is the ability to combine both thermal and optical sensor modules in the one camera. While the thermal sensor provides movement detection, the optical sensor provides crisp clear...Hikvision global leader in the race for video surveillance and CCTV market dominationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.14709.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-9385-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.14709.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><em>Highlighting China&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-surveillance.html" class="orangebold">Video Surveillance</a> Giants, this is the first in a series of articles on the growing international presence of China&rsquo;s top three video surveillance/CCTV companies. Stay tuned for future articles on <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zhejiang-uniview-technologies-co-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Uniview</a>.</em></strong></p> <p>For three years now, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision Digital Technology Co</a>. has been ranked as the world&rsquo;s largest CCTV and video surveillance equipment provider. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ihs-inc.html" class="blue_bold">IHS</a><span class="blue_bold">...