from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/united-states-of-america.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Vanderbilt's acquisition of Siemen's Security Products business in Europe creates new global playerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2140-ga-co-1137-ga-co-268-ga-co-1546-ga-co-12200-ga-sb.15530.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2140-ga-co-1137-ga-co-268-ga-co-1546-ga-co-12200-ga-sb.15530.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>There&rsquo;s a new international company in the security market this week with the acquisition of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/security-products-from-siemens.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens&rsquo; Security Products business</a> in Europe by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vanderbilt-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vanderbilt Industries</a>, a new U.S. company that rebranded the Schlage Security Management Systems (SMS) product line after acquiring it from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/ingersoll-rand-security-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Ingersoll Rand</a> in August 2012.</p> <p>The European arm of the new global player will be called Vanderbilt International, based out of Germany and led by Managing Director Joseph Grillo, who many remember from his days at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html"...Tyco Security Products hosts educational technology events in Spainhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-261-ga-co-386-ga-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-1726-ga-co-8421-ga-co-3079-ga.15529.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-261-ga-co-386-ga-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-1726-ga-co-8421-ga-co-3079-ga.15529.htmlEvents NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The events allowed&nbsp;participants to<br />meet&nbsp;</strong><strong>with&nbsp;representatives from<br />Tyco&nbsp;Security&nbsp;</strong><strong>Products brands</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco Security Products</a>, part of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tyco-fire-and-security.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco</a>, the world&rsquo;s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, recently conducted a series of technology events in Spain.</p> <p>The multi-day sessions hosted in late...OnSSI Ocularis Video Management Software and security technology integrations to be demonstrated at Security Canadahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-350-ga-co-9011-ga-co-8924-ga-co-2784-ga.15528.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-350-ga-co-9011-ga-co-8924-ga-co-2784-ga.15528.htmlEvents NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 178px; height: 200px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>OnSSI's Ocularis IP security and surveillance platform delivers open acrchitecture and scalability<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/on-net-surveillance-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">On-Net Surveillance Systems, Inc. (OnSSI)</a> will demonstrate its industry-leading <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/product-profile/cctv/software.1/software/onssi-ocularis-is-3-5-cctv-software.html" class="blue_bold">Ocularis Video Management Software (VMS)</a>, as well as innovative technology integrations, at <a...ASSA ABLOY UK provides environmentally-friendly products to green service stationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.15527.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.15527.htmlApplications NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Gloucester Services is based in the</strong><br /><strong>Cotswold countryside, on the edge of</strong><br /><strong>an area of outstanding natural beauty</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY UK</a> is supplying products to an environmentally-friendly motorway service station that has been designed to reflect the local landscape.</p> <p>Gloucester Services is based in the Cotswold countryside, on the edge of an area of outstanding natural beauty and great care has been taken to minimise the environmental impact of the development and to preserve the views...Dallmeier reflects on success at Panomera Roadshows and Security Essen trade fairhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-12347-ga-co-12348-ga-co-8717-ga-co-11892-ga-co-1137-ga.15516.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-12347-ga-co-12348-ga-co-8717-ga-co-11892-ga-co-1137-ga.15516.htmlEvents NewsWed, 22 Oct 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 Panomera Showtruck was on the road in Europe for six weeks, accompanied by the Dallmeier Amarok</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At the end of a six-week tour of Europe, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/dallmeier-electronic-gmbh-and-co-kg.html" class="blue_bold">Dallmeier</a> takes stock: resounding successes, for both the Panomera&reg; Roadshow and the appearance at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Essen Security trade fair</a>.</p>...Intersec 2015 attracts record participation from Germany, UK and USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-60-ga-co-6398-ga-co-289-ga-co-11015-ga-co-9756-ga-co-755-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10191-ga-co-4609-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1350-ga-co-1446-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1560-ga-co-2580-ga-co-3302-ga-co-3335-ga.15508.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-60-ga-co-6398-ga-co-289-ga-co-11015-ga-co-9756-ga-co-755-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10191-ga-co-4609-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1350-ga-co-1446-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1560-ga-co-2580-ga-co-3302-ga-co-3335-ga.15508.htmlEvents NewsWed, 22 Oct 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>Epoc Messe Frankfurt has reported international interest in the Intersec 2015 trade fair<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The world's premier safety and security exhibition expects stronger than ever turnout as global players converge in growing market.</p> <p>A record turn-out of safety and security companies from Germany, UK and the USA will be at the forefront of international participation at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec 2015</a>, as the three-day event nears sell-out...AMAG Technology integrates Symmetry v7.0.1 Access Control Software with Verint’s SMC softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-1753-ga-npr.15521.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-1753-ga-npr.15521.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology, an access control, IP video and intrusion detection (IDS) solution provider, is pleased to announce that Verint&reg;, a longtime member of the Symmetry&trade; Extended Business Solution (EBS) Program, has certified its latest version of Verint Situation Management Center&trade; (SMC) software with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; v7.0.1 Access Control Software. AMAG and Verint cooperatively tested and certified this integration.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Verint&rsquo;s participation in the Symmetry EBS Program demonstrates its commitment to providing customers valuable integrations to best secure their organisations,&rdquo;</em> said Symmetry Extended Business Solution, program manager, Adam Shane. <em>&ldquo;The situation management software also broadens our access control value proposition to our integrators and end users, and offers more security options.&rdquo; </em></p> <p><em>"The certification of Verint Situation Management Center with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry Access...Allegion plc identifies three critical security practices to help school leaders address evolving security threatshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15520.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15520.htmlApplications NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 43px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Regardless of available budget, every school should keep students and staff safe through improved physical security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>School leaders face unprecedented security challenges that require them to stay current on the latest security technologies and protocols. Unfortunately, many of K-12 buildings are antiquated and access to funding for upgrades is limited. In advance of National Safe Schools Week (October 19-25), <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion plc</a> has identified...Zwipe and MasterCard launch contactless payment card with integrated biometric authenticationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.15512.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.15512.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 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 partnership has resulted in the world's first contactless payment card featuring an integrated fingerprint sensor</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>MasterCard and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zwipe-as.html" class="blue_bold">Zwipe</a> have announced their partnership for the launch of the world's first contactless payment card featuring an integrated fingerprint sensor.</p> <p>The launch of the card comes after a successful live pilot with Norway's Sparebanken DIN, aligned to the Eika Group, as an answer to the complex...HDcctv Alliance to host technology and product gallery at Security China 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-co-7532-ga-co-11841-ga-co-4348-ga.15511.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-co-7532-ga-co-11841-ga-co-4348-ga.15511.htmlEvents NewsTue, 21 Oct 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 first certified HDcctv 2.0-compliant products will be shown by Dahua and Shany</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Surveillance video standards organisation the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hdcctv-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">HDcctv Alliance</a> will host a technology and product Gallery at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/security-china-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security...OnSSI recruits Tim Brand as Regional Manager for Southeast UShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga.15510.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga.15510.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 69px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Tim Brand has extensive experience in business development and channel management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/on-net-surveillance-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">OnSSI</a> announces the appointment of Tim Brand as Regional Manager for the Southeast. He brings extensive experience in business development and channel management to the OnSSI sales team and will be instrumental in ensuring growth of OnSSI&rsquo;s leading Ocularis platform...Nedap Identification Systems appoints Wouter Vansteenkiste as Senior Channel Development Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga.15509.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga.15509.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 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>Wouter Vansteenkiste will strengthen the team that manages Nedap&rsquo;s worldwide partner channel</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Nedap has appointed Wouter Vansteenkiste as Senior Channel Development Manager of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nedap-identification-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap Identification Systems</a>, leading specialist in systems for automatic identification of vehicles and people and wireless detection of vehicles in parking...SeeTec and BCDVideo enter into technology partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-4392-ga.15507.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-4392-ga.15507.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 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 joint solution of SeeTec's Cayuga and BCDVideo recording servers offer customers a powerful and reliable system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/seetec-ag.html" class="blue_bold">SeeTec AG</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/bcdvideo.html" class="blue_bold">BCDVideo</a>, a global manufacturer of high-performance IP recording systems for the video surveillance market, announced their technology...**BREAKING NEWS** Vanderbilt to acquire Siemens' Security Product Businesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15506.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15506.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong></strong><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vanderbilt-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vanderbilt Industries</a>, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/security-products-from-siemens.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens&rsquo; Security Products</a> business, part of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/siemens-building-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens&rsquo; Building Technologies</a> Division. The business will be...CEM Systems releases 6.9 version of its AC2000 suite of access control and security management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-10023-ga-co-8920-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.15484.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-386-ga-co-10023-ga-co-8920-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.15484.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>CEM Systems, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco recently announced the release of version 6.9 of the AC2000 suite of access control and security management software. This new version of the software offers improved security features and increases the performance of the AC2000 software suite including AC2000, AC2000 Airport and AC2000 Lite.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;AC2000 is an integrated security management system that is designed with the customer in mind, providing flexible solutions that help increase security and improve operational effectiveness,&rdquo;</em> said Conleth Donaghy, Senior Product Manager, CEM Systems. <em>&ldquo;The latest release of AC2000 further reinforces this, offering improved security features with the addition of the SmartCard Utility and support for AES encryption across all CEM DESfire readers. The latest enhancements to emerald also provide an additional security level, where personnel image can be immediately verified at point of...VIVOTEK debuts VC8201 compact split-type camera systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.15481.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.15481.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>VIVOTEK is pleased to announce the debut of its compact Split-type Camera System VC8201, which is comprised of two camera units, CU8131 and CU8171, and a VC8201 video core. Designed separately, the bodies of the camera units are much more compact than general network cameras, making them easier to install and harder to notice.</p> <p>The CU8131 and CU8171, two camera units especially developed for the Split-type Camera System, are both designed as recessed dome type. With a 1-Megapixel CMOS sensor and WDR Pro technology, the CU8131 can capture clear and detailed images in environments with sharp lighting contrasts. The 5-Megapixel CU8171, featuring a fisheye lens, provides a 180&deg; panoramic or 360&deg; surround view without blind spots. In addition, the VC8201 video core supports different combinations of the two camera units (up to two 5-Megapixel fisheye camera units) with 8-meter long cables, dramatically simplifying the installation process.</p> <p>Incorporating some...Zwipe enables biometric card holders to use proximity and smart card readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga-npr.15466.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga-npr.15466.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Among the enhancements to its biometric card, Zwipe recently announced that presently installed proximity card readers, as well as smart card readers, can now be used by organisations that want to add biometric authorisation to their verification process without having to implement biometric readers. An on-card fingerprint scanner with 3D capacitive technology resides on the new contactless Zwipe Access biometric card which is compatible with all popular ISO 14443 proximity and smart card readers as it is DESFIRE EV1, MIFARE Classic and Legic advant compatible. Without having to change out their existing card readers, the Zwipe Access biometric card provides an easy, low cost way for organisations to provide a biometric upgrade to access control systems using legacy proximity card or smart card readers.</p> <p><em>"While our original biometric card has been popular with smart card reader users, proximity readers continue to be the de facto standard for access control throughout...Hikvision DS-2CD2Q10FD-IW 1MP Mini IR PT network camera boosts Easy IP solution rangehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-npr.15457.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-npr.15457.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision&rsquo;s range of Easy IP solutions is boosted with the launch of a sophisticated infrared pan &amp; tilt IP camera. The DS-2CD2Q10FD-IW 1MP Mini IR PT network camera is in compact size yet features HD720p real-time video with motorised pan and tilt. The discrete housing also incorporates a built-in microphone and speaker, an SD card slot supporting on-board storage of up to 64 GB, a 100 MB/sec Ethernet interface plus Wi-Fi connectivity.</p> <p>Despite its compact size, the Mini IR PT camera offers the full flexibility and manageability of an IP surveillance solution. It provides a 360&deg; endless range and a -15&deg; ~ 90&deg; tilt range of view. The DS-2CD2Q10FD-IW is also ideally suited to quick and easy installation, the Wi-Fi WPS capability enabling automatic configuration even for users with limited or no network knowledge. With an IR range of up to 10 metres, the new camera features 3D DNR and DWDR image enhancement technology and zone configurable backlight...Samsung Techwin integrates WiseNetIII newtwork camera with Milestone XProtect video management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.15316.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.15316.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Samsung Techwin&rsquo;s award winning open platform WiseNetIII network camera series has been successfully integrated with Milestone XProtect&reg; video management software</p> <p>Milestone XProtect VMS is powerful, reliable, easy to use and proven in more than 100,000 installations worldwide. Based on a true open platform, XProtect VMS enables integration with the industry&rsquo;s widest choice in cameras and best-in-class business solutions, such as access control and video analytics.</p> <p>All of the&nbsp; 1.3, 2 and 3 megapixel IP network cameras and domes with the WiseNetIII series have been integrated with Milestone XProtect, including the recently launched SNP-6320 which is the World&rsquo;s first 2MP 32x PTZ dome and the 1.3MP SNP-5430, which can claim to be the World&rsquo;s first 43x PTZ network video surveillance dome camera with intelligent auto-tracking.</p> <p>Samsung Techwin&rsquo;s open platform WiseNetIII DSP chipset recently won the Video Hardware of the...SourceSecurity.com attends Avigilon’s Video Analytics launch event in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-5188-ga.15503.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-5188-ga.15503.htmlEvents NewsMon, 20 Oct 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 HD video appliance combines a PoE network switch along with full video management server</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/" class="blue_bold">SourceSecurity.com</a> recently attended <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon</a>&rsquo;s Video Analytics launch event at the High Commission of Canada in...