from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/united-states-of-america.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT Milestone hosts second annual Partner Open Platform Days 2014 in Gold Coast, Australiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-227-ga.15164.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-227-ga.15164.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>Axis presented Milestone Systems Australia with the 2013 Collaborative Ecosystem Partner of the Year Award</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>From August 19-21, the second annual&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone</a>&nbsp;Partner Open Platform (MPOP) Days 2014 were held in Gold Coast, Australia. With double the number of participants, as well as exhibiting partners, the event was a...Raytec VARIO Infra-Red LED Illuminators provide surveillance lighting for an urban concert parkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11594-ga-co-2011-ga.15161.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11594-ga-co-2011-ga.15161.htmlApplications NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>The Department chose Raytec&rsquo;s IR Illuminators to improve CCTV image quality for ensuring public safety</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Illinois State Police Department has chosen <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/raytec-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Raytec</a>&rsquo;s award-winning VARIO Infra-Red LED Illuminators to provide high performance surveillance lighting for an urban concert park. With large public events regularly taking place in the park, good...Suprema integrates access control and biometric solutions with Milestone Systems' video management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-2366-ga-npr.15159.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga-co-2366-ga-npr.15159.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 18 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and security, recently announced the integration of its access control and biometric solutions with Milestone video management software (VMS).</p> <p><strong>Make it Simple</strong></p> <p>Milestone and Suprema users can now seamlessly link cameras to access control devices, track access control events in Milestone VMS and display related recorded video. This integration is bringing convenience to the security industry, because operators can quickly react to events such as &ldquo;Access denied&rdquo;, <em>&ldquo;Door left open&rdquo;</em> and&ldquo;Door forced&rdquo; with a unique access to video and access control.</p> <p><strong>Ready Now</strong></p> <p>On Milestone&rsquo;s side, the integration supports XProtect Enterprise (including Professional and Express) version as well as XProtect Corporate (including Expert) version. On Suprema&rsquo;s side, both BioStar software Basic Edition and Standard Edition are...ONVIF to host conversation with conference attendees at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-co-177-ga.15156.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-co-177-ga.15156.htmlEvents NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>The feedback will provide invaluable insight into the market&rsquo;s expectations for the standard in the future</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/onvif.html" class="blue_bold">ONVIF</a>, the leading global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, announced recently that it will exhibit at the 60th Annual <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International Seminar and...Security Products from Siemens transfers its intruder detection business to Clonshaugh, Irelandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-268-ga.15155.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-268-ga.15155.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>The move will strengthen Siemens&rsquo; existing presence in the country</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/security-products-from-siemens.html" class="blue_bold">Security Products from Siemens</a> has announced the completion of a process that has seen the successful transfer of its intruder detection business to Clonshaugh, Ireland. The move will strengthen its existing presence in the country and...ArecontVision announces Greg Lindblad as new Managing Director – Strategic Accountshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga.15154.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga.15154.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>Lindblad will also work with Arecont Vision&rsquo;s North American sales team to support Regional Sales Leaders</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">ArecontVision</a>, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces that Greg Lindblad has been named Managing Director &ndash; Strategic Accounts. In his new role with Arecont Vision, Lindblad will manage Arecont Vision&rsquo;s Strategic Accounts Program with specific...Videotec appoints Moris Bortolato as new Country Manager for Austria, Germany, and Switzerlandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-1770-ga.15145.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-1770-ga.15145.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 18 Sep 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>Moris has extensive experience in marketing and sales, working for a leader company in the automation industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/videotec.html" class="blue_bold">Videotec</a>, a leading company in the creation of professional CCTV products, has announced the appointment of Moris Bortolato to the role of new Country Manager for Austria, Germany, Switzerland.</p> <p>Moris has matured a long professional experience in marketing and sales, working for a leader company in the automation...Hikvision USA promotes healthy lifestyle choices to local community in Los Angeles Countyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga.15153.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga.15153.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 151px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>A team of volunteers from Hikvision, used organic farming to support young people in the community</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision USA</a>, a multiple award-winning North American leader in innovative video surveillance technology products and solutions, joined with Earthworks Farm, a work-training and educational urban farm in Los Angeles County, to promote healthy lifestyle choices to the local...CNL Software centralises its IPSecurityCenter™ PSIM sales, delivery and training services to new officehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.15152.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.15152.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>CNL Software will be attending ASIS 2014 with Milestone and Pelco</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cnl-software.html" class="blue_bold">CNL Software</a>, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, is pleased to announce the further development of US operations with the centralisation of its IPSecurityCenter&trade; PSIM sales, delivery and training services to a new office in Ashburn, Virginia, US.</p> <p>Heading up CNL Software&rsquo;s US division is VP...Xentry Systems partners with Ascom to deliver healthcare communications solutions in Greater Ohio regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.15151.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.15151.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 96px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Xentry is delivering its security and communications portfolio under the new partnership</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 systems integrator focused on delivering best-in-class security solutions and healthcare technologies, recently announced that it has entered into a strategic agreement with Ascom (US) Inc. to streamline delivery of the company&rsquo;s mission...System Sensor Americas appoints Jeff Klein as General Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-co-9750-ga.15149.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-co-9750-ga.15149.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>Klein was most recently Vice President of Marketing for System Sensor Americas</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Jeff Klein has been appointed General Manager for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/system-sensor.html" class="blue_bold">System Sensor</a> Americas. System Sensor is a global manufacturer of fire and life safety devices, specialising in smoke detection, carbon monoxide detection, and notification technology for world-wide applications. Klein succeeds Tom Potosnak who, after six years as leader of System Sensor Americas, was...Milestone and GuardTrax to showcase integrated officer phone app solution at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.15148.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.15148.htmlEvents NewsWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 108px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Milestone has integrated its XProtect video management software with the GuardTrax</strong> <strong>officer phone app</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/guardtrax.html" class="blue_bold">GuardTrax</a> announces the completion of a game-changing integration of the GuardTrax&trade; officer phone app with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone</a> XProtect&reg; video management software...TDSi to showcase integrated security solutions at Midwich Technology Exposed eventhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7909-ga-co-1645-ga.15147.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7909-ga-co-1645-ga.15147.htmlEvents NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>TDSi will be demonstrating the business opportunities for installers in providing integrated access control solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Integrated security solutions manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> will be showcasing its range of integrated security solutions to visitors at technology distributor <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/midwich-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Midwich</a>&rsquo;s <a...Videotec to unveil new ULISSE MAXI PTZ at Security Essen 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-1770-ga.15146.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-1770-ga.15146.htmlEvents NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>Videotec&rsquo;s new PTZ unit with LED illuminators ensures surveillance of large outdoor areas even during nighttime</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/videotec.html" class="blue_bold">Videotec</a> will unveil the preview of the new ULISSE MAXI PTZ now available with LED...Mayflex signs distribution agreement with BCDVideo for recording, directory and networking products in the UK and UAEhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-1121-ga.15144.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-1121-ga.15144.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>Mayflex to distribute BCDVideo products to its customers in both the UK and United Arab Emirates regions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions distributor, has signed an agreement to distribute the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/bcdvideo.html" class="blue_bold">BCDVideo</a> family of recording, directory and access...Exacq Technologies introduces EasyConnect, new automatic IP camera addressing featurehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10023-ga-co-1726-ga-npr.15142.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10023-ga-co-1726-ga-npr.15142.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Exacq Technologies, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, introduces the new EasyConnect automatic IP camera connector feature with version 6.4 of exacqVision, a video management system (VMS) software used for video surveillance. EasyConnect provides the power of IP cameras with the simplicity of analogue. Version 6.4 also includes the new VideoPush video wall feature, updates to the Exacq Mobile app and web browser client, and improvements to Enterprise System Manager (ESM), a health monitoring program for use with exacqVision Enterprise networked video recorders (NVRs).</p> <p>The new EasyConnect feature allows users to find, address and connect multiple IP cameras to their network automatically. The exacqVision client scans the network to find new IP cameras and the selected cameras are assigned IP addresses and connected to a server. This feature saves time and greatly simplifies the process of adding IP cameras to a modern day, network-based video...Security Industry Association to present first annual Jay Hauhn excellence in Partnerships Award at SIA Honours Nighthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12262-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1508-ga.15141.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12262-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1508-ga.15141.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>SIA will honour two of its members for their contributions to increasing collaboration between SIA</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) will present the first annual Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award at SIA Honours Night on Nov. 19, 2014, at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers in New York City, the association announced recently.</p> <p>SIA will honour two of its members for their contributions to increasing collaboration...Pacom Systems announces the release of its 8003 Pacom-Edge Intelligent Security Controllerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1908-ga-npr.15137.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1908-ga-npr.15137.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pacom Systems announces the official launch of the 8003 Pacom-Edge Intelligent Security Controller. Pacom now expands its expertise and marketing leading position across a wide range of industries, through the design of a fully integrated security controller that combines the critical capabilities of an IP-based alarm panel, access control panel and multi-card reader interface into a single, cost-effective device.</p> <p>Specifically engineered for convenient installation in any location rated for a 3U rack mount device and compact in size, the new 8003 Pacom-Edge Intelligent Security Controller can operate standalone for smaller or remote environments where real estate is a factor. It can also be easily incorporated into a fully integrated alarm and access control system for enterprise-wide, multi-site applications.</p> <p>Users can conveniently configure the controller via an embedded web interface or by using the advanced Pacom Windows-based management software, which can...Security Industry Association unveils latest ANSI/SIA CP-01-2014 False Alarm reduction standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-npr.15134.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-npr.15134.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced the release of the ANSI/SIA CP-01-2014 False Alarm reduction standard.</p> <p>CP-01-2014 details recommended design features for security system control panels and their associated arming and disarming devices to reduce the incidence of false alarm dispatches. The new version features definitions for remote devices and includes updated verbiage stemming from requests for interpretation from the last update of the standard in 2010.</p> <p>The effort to update this keystone standard led by the CP-01 Working Group, a special group of the SIA Intrusion Subcommittee.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;As technology continues to evolve, it is important that we keep this useful standard up to date with it,&rdquo;</em> said Lou Fiore of CSAA and chairman of the CP-01 Working Group. <em>&ldquo;Increasingly, panels are being armed and disarmed using remote devices including smartphones and tablets, we thought it was time to address that in...Western Digital announces Olivier Leonetti as Chief Financial Officerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4687-ga.15140.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4687-ga.15140.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 16 Sep 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>Olivier Leonetti will succeed Tim Leyden who is retiring after 24 years of distinguished service at the company</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/western-digital-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Western Digital Corp</a>. recently announced that chief financial officer Tim Leyden, 62, is retiring after 24 years of distinguished service at the company. He is being succeeded by Olivier Leonetti, 50, who has served as vice president, finance at Amgen Inc. from 2011, after...