from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/united-states-of-america.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Combining thermal cameras with video analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-9665-ga-co-3478-ga.16635.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-9665-ga-co-3478-ga.16635.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 04 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 191px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Combining thermal imaging with analytics provides a robust system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Prices are dropping for thermal cameras. Now they are much more affordable for non-military customers &ndash; and more likely to be used in combination with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics.html" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a>. Combining <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/thermal-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">thermal imaging</a> with analytics provides a robust system; the...ISC West 2015: Security Industry Association to offer certification exam at showhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga.16701.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga.16701.htmlEvents NewsTue, 03 Mar 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>SIA will offer onsite computer-based testing for the CSPM&reg; certification at ISC West</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-industry-association.html" class="blue_bold">Security Industry Association</a> (SIA) recently announced that it will offer the certification exam for the industry-leading Certified Security Project Manager (CSPM&reg;) credential at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html"...Scallop Imaging Webinar: "Introduction to Innovation: A Sneak Peek at Scallop Imaging's Latest Technologies" announcedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10820-ga.16698.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10820-ga.16698.htmlEvents NewsTue, 03 Mar 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 company will present information of two new products, D14-180 day/night camera and D4-120 corner camera</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/scallop-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">Scallop Imaging</a>, the pioneer in distributed imaging technology, announced recently a new webinar &ldquo;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/introduction-to-innovation-a-sneak-peek-at-scallop-imaging-s-latest-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Introduction to Innovation: A Sneak Peek at Scallop Imaging&rsquo;s Latest...Yi-Lin Huang appointed as Synology UK Managing Directorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga.16697.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12027-ga.16697.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 03 Mar 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"> <p><strong>Yi-Lin Huang brings with him an in-depth knowledge of Synology NAS devices and the DiskStation Manager (DSM) operating system</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/synology-uk.html" class="blue_bold">Synology&reg;</a> announce the arrival of the new UK Managing Director, Yi-Lin Huang.</p> <p>Huang joins the UK office after working for Synology in Taiwan for over 10 years. Starting in January 2005, as a Product Developer, Huang has worked in roles including Technical Support Manager and more recently Product...SureView Systems Immix platform integrated with AMAG Symmetry access control softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.16696.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.16696.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>SureView Systems, a leading provider of commercial central station and enterprise command center software for the security industry, announced recently a new integration for its Immix&reg; platform with Symmetry&trade; access control software from AMAG Technology.</p> <p>The integration expands the capabilities of both platforms, allowing customers to benefit from the close integration of Immix Central Station (CS) and Command Center (CC) with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry access control to gain a high level of situational awareness and correlated data points to enhance security, ensure compliance and streamline investigations. The integration supports relays and door control, alarms, GetConfig and site syncing specifically.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Both SureView and AMAG offer opportunities to expand platform functionality and provide more value to security integrators and enterprise-class end users,&rdquo;</em> said Dave Ella, Vice President &ndash; Product Marketing, AMAG Technology....2nd Central Asia and Caspian Oil & Gas Security Forum sponsored by Kaspersky Labhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7185-ga-co-12709-ga-co-11636-ga.16695.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7185-ga-co-12709-ga-co-11636-ga.16695.htmlEvents NewsTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Forum to be held on 3rd<span style="font-size: 10px;">&nbsp;-&nbsp;</span>4th&nbsp;March will focus on issues posing security threats for oil industry in Central Asia</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/central-asia-and-caspian-oil-and-gas-security-cacogs-forum-2015.html" class="blue_bold">2<span style="font-size: 10px;">nd</span>&nbsp;Central Asia and Caspian Oil &amp; Gas Security Forum</a> will take...Nedap to organise 14th ASIS European Security Conference & Exhibition welcome partyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-4108-ga.16692.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-4108-ga.16692.htmlEvents NewsTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The ASIS Welcome Party, powered by Nedap will take place on 29 March 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asis-international.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a> recently signed an agreement, which states that Nedap is to organise the ASIS Welcome Party on the eve of the <a...Allegion acquires Zero International technical solutions brandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.16691.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.16691.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Zero&rsquo;s suite of products will allow Allegion to emphasise on green building applications</strong></p> </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 security products and solutions provider, has agreed, through <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/schlage-lock-de-colombia-s-a.html" class="blue_bold">Schlage Lock Company</a>, to acquire&nbsp;<a...Transportation end users embracing open video platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16120.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16120.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 208px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Milestone Interconnect provides a cost-efficient and flexible way to have central surveillance operation across geographically dispersed sites</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The transportation vertical is embracing the open platform for video systems. In the past, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.manufacturers.html" class="blue_bold">manufacturers</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>required transportation end users to purchase the camera, the recorders and the software all from one manufacturer. Now, with IP,...Key to IoT (Internet of Things) success: Scalable computing platformshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12710-ga.15917.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12710-ga.15917.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>The era of IoT - the Internet of Things - is upon us. A deluge of urban sensory data is flowing into data centers every minute, putting pressure on data-centre resources and accumulating at a rate faster than anyone can process. Is the proliferation of sensory data simply evidence of an increasingly intrusive world, or can IoT be used for the improvement and development of intelligence-equipped cities? We believe that with the right steps the convergence of city operations with IoT will lead to a paradigm shift in city management. <a...PSIA to demonstrate PLAI specification at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-723-ga-co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga-co-1726-ga-co-9380-ga-co-3194-ga.16694.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-723-ga-co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga-co-1726-ga-co-9380-ga-co-3194-ga.16694.htmlEvents NewsMon, 02 Mar 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>In addition to demonstrating functionality of the PLAI specification, the company will cover business and security benefits</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Join PSIA for this unique session featuring a live demo of the capabilities of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/physical-security-interoperability-alliance-psia.html" class="blue_bold">Physical Security Interoperability Alliance</a>'s new Physical-Logical Access Interoperability (PLAI) specification at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC...Milestone Systems releases XProtect bi-monthly Device Pack 7.8http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.16693.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.16693.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMTMilestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has just released its bi-monthly Device Pack 7.8 for the XProtect&reg; portfolio of products. The most significant feature in this upgrade is support for a new type of hybrid cameras combining a PTZ and a 360-degree camera. <p>An example of the new type of hybrid cameras is the AXIS Q6000-E network camera. This camera offers a 360&deg; overview provided by four 2-megapixel camera heads, and when integrated with AXIS Q60-E camera, it simultaneously offers high-detail optical zoom on areas of interest.</p> <p>Using XProtect clients, with just a single click operators can optically zoom in on details of interest with high precision while at the same time being able to maintain an overview of large areas of up to 20,000m&sup2; (215,000 sq. ft.) &ndash; about the size of four football fields.</p> <p>The release of Device Pack 7.8 also marks that Milestone remains committed to supporting the broadest...Dahua surveillance system helps Peruvian LAN airline secure office and airplane maintenance centrehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16690.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16690.htmlApplications NewsMon, 02 Mar 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>There are in total hundreds of network cameras and Dahua speed domes adopted ranging from basic lineup</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>LAN airline, one of the most important airline companies in Latin America, is based in Lima, Peru. The airline company operates scheduled domestic and international services, controlling over seventy percent of the domestic market. Its main base and maintenance centre are located in Jorge Ch&aacute;vez International Airport, Lima, which is a significant transfer hub and aviation infrastructure of South America.</p>...Dahua security cameras and NVRs deployed at Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance Bank in Yemenhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16689.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16689.htmlApplications NewsMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 233px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The solution includes cameras, storage devices and control management software</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance Bank is the biggest and the most prevalent bank in the Republic of Yemen.&nbsp; The bank plays a very active role in reinforcing country&rsquo;s economic status in the field of savings, financing money transfer and currency exchanging in compliance with the Islamic rules.</p> <p>The previous video surveillance adopted in Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance Bank was analogue, which can no longer meet...Dahua Technology wireless solution secures safe city Ventanilla in Peruhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11809-ga-co-4261-ga.16688.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11809-ga-co-4261-ga.16688.htmlApplications NewsMon, 02 Mar 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 solution includes network speed domes, NVRs, transmission devices, a video-wall system and control keyboard</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology</a> successfully helps to secure Ventanilla in Lima, Peru, together with local distributor <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/best-security-del-peru-s-a-c.html" class="blue_bold">Best Security del Peru</a>.</p> <p>Covering a total land area of 73.52 km&sup2;,...Dahua Technology upgrades security systems at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16687.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16687.htmlApplications NewsMon, 02 Mar 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>Dahua's IP solution offers a highly reliable and cost effective method of hotel surveillance</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology</a>, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China upgraded the security system for DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Santiago, capital city of Chile.</p> <p>DoubleTree by Hilton is an American hotel chain. It is part of Hilton Worldwide. Most DoubleTree...Radius Security renews partnership with Wakefield Trinity Wildcats for a second yearhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1364-ga.16686.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1364-ga.16686.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 233px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Radius has provided consultation to the club restoring spectator capacity &amp; improving spectators' experience</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/radius-security-systems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Radius Security</a>'s partnership with Wakefield Trinity Wildcats has been renewed for a second year after significant improvements with its support, the company has...Moxa introduces ioLogikā„¢ 2500 4-in-1 smart data acquisition solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3301-ga-npr.16685.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3301-ga-npr.16685.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Moxa, a global provider of communication infrastructure solutions supporting the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), is significantly lowering the overall cost of industrial data management with the introduction of its ultra-efficient ioLogik&trade; 2500 4-in-1 smart data acquisition solution that combines I/O functionality, an Ethernet switch, serial/Modbus connectivity, and up to 32 GB of data logging into a single remote device.</p> <p>Leveraging the company's Click&amp;Go&trade; Plus logic technology to control the I/O array, the ioLogik 2500 empowers engineers to reduce the number of system components and connections, and to eliminate the need for extensive rewiring during a daisy chain expansion. As a result, it minimises overall system cost and complexity, while increasing data acquisition efficiency and accuracy.</p> <p><em>"The ioLogik 2500 all-in-one unit provides the ideal platform for Ethernet communications while efficiently allowing expandability and local data...East Africa Energy Infrastructure Security 2015 Forum focuses on growing security concerns in the regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-3382-ga-co-8692-ga-co-11636-ga.16684.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-3382-ga-co-8692-ga-co-11636-ga.16684.htmlEvents NewsMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Forum aimed at discussing pressing security concerns affecting the East African region </strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Securing critical infrastructure has become crucial in recent years for companies operating within risk areas. Senior level security experts from oil and gas and construction companies gathered three weeks ago in Nairobi to discuss pressing security concerns affecting the East African region.</p> <p>The meeting was opened on the first day by Charles...Hikvision USA named ADI Vendor of the Yearhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-co-4878-ga.16683.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-co-4878-ga.16683.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>ADI recognises key suppliers across North America for their support and contributions towards the growth and success of ADI</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision-usa-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision&reg; USA</a>, the North American leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, has been named Vendor of the Year by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adi-global-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">ADI Global...