SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV cameras news SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV cameras news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/cameras.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Global Gaming Expo Asia releases exhibitor listhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.16938.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.16938.htmlEvents NewsTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>This year&rsquo;s showcase of new products and services will feature more than 30 exhibitors</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/g2e-asia-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Global Gaming Expo Asia</a> (G2E Asia), the premier Asian trade event and largest regional sourcing and career development platform for the global gaming entertainment industry, has released its list of new exhibitors and products. G2E Asia 2015 will be held May 19 &ndash; 21 in the Cotai Expo at the Venetian...Secutech 2015 opens its doors for the 18th edition in Taiwanhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga.16983.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga.16983.htmlEvents NewsTue, 31 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>Secutech offers a series of concurrent events with substantial support from the industry&rsquo;s foremost brands and associations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The 18th edition of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/secutech-international-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Secutech</a> will take place from 28 &ndash; 30 April 2015 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center in Taiwan. Organised by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/messe-frankfurt.html" class="blue_bold">Messe Frankfurt New Era Business...ISC West combines the familiar with the unexpectedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-co-3292-ga-co-1508-ga-sb.16964.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-co-3292-ga-co-1508-ga-sb.16964.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>For attendees at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a> in Las Vegas, the show each year brings together elements that are comfortably familiar with elements that are brand new, even unexpected. The U.S. security marketplace&rsquo;s largest yearly gathering is an unrivalled forum for new product introductions, and the exhibition sets the stage for much that happens in the market throughout the rest of the year.</p> <p>The ISC West exhibit hall at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas will be open April 15-17, and education sessions will be April 14-16. Each year, ISC West hosts more than 1,000 international and domestic security product <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.manufacturers.html" class="blue_bold">manufacturer</a> companies and more than 26,000 security professionals. The event is sponsored by the <a...Hikvision opens local product Experience Center in Pakistanhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10946-ga-co-3425-ga.16961.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10946-ga-co-3425-ga.16961.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 27 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"> <p><strong>The Experience Center to provide the valued customers an opportunity to lively view the product offerings from Hikvision</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision</a>, the global leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, has recently set up a local product Experience Center at Karachi, Pakistan. Presented by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/digital-links.html" class="blue_bold">Digital Links</a> &ndash; the...Protection & Management 2015: Sir Ranulph Fiennes confirmed for Inspirational Speaker Serieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10347-ga.16957.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10347-ga.16957.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 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"> <p><strong>Sir Ranulph Fiennes will touch on how the ability to perform under extreme pressure determines success</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Sir Ranulph Fiennes Bt OBE has recently been revealed as the second high-profile speaker confirmed for the Inspirational Speaker Series at this year&rsquo;s Protection &amp; Management Series; he will take to the stage on Wednesday 17th June at 2.30pm at ExCeL London.</p> <p><span style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal;...Lorne Terry joins Hikvision Canada as Sales Directorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga.16953.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga.16953.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 27 Mar 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>Terry will help expand the scope of newly launched Hikvision Canada <br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision-usa-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision</a>&reg;, the world&rsquo;s leading manufacturer of award-winning, innovative video surveillance products and solutions, is proud to announce that Lorne Terry has joined the company as sales director for Hikvision Canada Inc. With over twenty years of experience and a distinguished history of driving revenue growth in North America, Mr....Addressing the unique security challenges of primary/secondary schoolshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3123-ga-co-11504-ga-co-9380-ga-co-3108-ga-co-2173-ga-co-855-ga-co-6100-ga.16951.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3123-ga-co-11504-ga-co-9380-ga-co-3108-ga-co-2173-ga-co-855-ga-co-6100-ga.16951.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Schools are unlike commercial buildings or other facilities in several ways, and the differences impact how they should be secured. For one thing, the inhabitants are mainly children and won&rsquo;t carry card credentials. Also, schools have distinct traffic flows and are open all hours of the day for after-school activities and evening and weekend usage. <em>&ldquo;Security solutions must take into account this flexible and fluid schedule,&rdquo;</em> says Minu Youngkin, vertical marketing manager, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a>.</p> <p>Also, schools tend to have a longer selling cycle &ndash; typically an average of 18 months, Youngkin adds. The sales process is also more complex and involves multiple stakeholders. Other considerations include propped doors, multiple visitors, high staff turnover and competing budgets.</p> <strong>Each school presents its own unique challenges</strong> <p>The...Counter Terror Expo 2015: dedicated to mitigate the threat of terrorism in UK and abroadhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-824-ga.16941.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-824-ga.16941.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>CTX to showcase the latest technology, equipment, and training services which will strongly assist anti-terror services</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/counter-terror-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Counter Terror Expo (CTX)</a>, the leading international exhibition and conference dedicated to mitigating the threat of terrorism, will be staged at Olympia, London on April 21 and 22, 2015. <p>The event comes at a time when the threat from terrorism across much of the world is at...Networking basics for security professionals: Do you believe in specifications?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16949.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16949.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 239px; height: 323px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Misreading specifications of transmission products can lead to making the wrong selection</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Manufacturers&rsquo; product specifications are the main source of determining product purchases for video security users. In many cases, the ability to pretest a product under the actual operating conditions is almost impossible. Often the choice is between several different product <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.manufacturers.html" class="blue_bold">manufacturers</a>. The time...MicroPower SOLVEIL surveillance systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9267-ga-npr.16945.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9267-ga-npr.16945.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MicroPower Technologies Inc., an award-winning provider of surveillance solutions optimised for rapid, cost-effective deployment, announced recently the release of its new SOLVEIL&trade; Surveillance System, a wireless, solar-powered solution that delivers high-resolution video to ensure increased security protection, rapid investigations and operations monitoring in outdoor environments.</p> <p>Part of MicroPower&rsquo;s SOLVEIL portfolio includes SOLVEIL HD, a powerful and highly reliable megapixel camera that enables users to achieve high-resolution video coverage in perimeter and outdoor areas for enhanced security and operations monitoring. The camera delivers 720p megapixel resolution for detailed image capture and has configurable frame rate capability up to 15 fps. SOLVEIL&rsquo;s integrated wireless and solar-power capabilities eliminate the need for power, network and transmission cabling, reducing upfront costs and installation complexity. Additionally, the system...Security camera manufacturers address commoditisation and lower pricinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3289-ga-sb.16930.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3289-ga-sb.16930.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Commoditisation of cameras and downward price pressure are big topics in the video surveillance market. There was an interesting discussion about pricing and its impact on the integrator community at last month&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/mips-2015.html" class="blue_bold">MIPS 2015</a> (Milestone Integration Platform Symposium).</p> <p>Participants were several of the major camera manufacturers, who provided a variety of viewpoints. Prompting the discussion &ndash; but with no representative on the panel &ndash; were the emerging Chinese manufacturers, who are helping to drive downward pricing. I guess we&rsquo;ll have to hear from them another time. Meanwhile, here are some of the comments from the major manufacturers who were present:</p> <p><strong>Matt Soga, senior vice president, business development, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sony-professional-solutions-europe.html"...SIA responds to BBC report alleging fraudulent licencinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1-ga-co-4414-ga.16936.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1-ga-co-4414-ga.16936.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 229px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em>A BBC report Monday alleges instances when <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-industry-authority-uk.html" class="blue_bold">Security Industry Authority (SIA)</a> licences were fraudulently obtained, prompting questions about licencing processes and whether unqualified candidates are being "fast-tracked" and provided SIA cards without taking the required hours of training and passing exams. </em></p> <p><em>Following is a statement provided to SourceSecurity.com by Robert Buxton, head of communications, Security Industry Authority, about the matter:</em></p> <p><strong>SIA assures...Sports security: Ensuring safety at sports venues a continuing challengehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16933.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16933.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 135px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Anything that can incite a crowd surge is a security threat in a sports arena</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security at sports stadiums is making headlines across several countries during a week when UBM announced that Protection &amp; Management 2015 (which includes the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International</a> trade fair) will feature Karren Brady (Baroness Brady), a career soccer executive, as one of its...ISC West 2015: Insights from more than two decadeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12772-ga.16932.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12772-ga.16932.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Budinoff believes that ISC West is the most comprehensive product show for the physical security industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Daniel Budinoff, president of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-specialists.html" class="blue_bold">Security Specialists</a>, Stamford, Conn., is almost a permanent fixture at trade shows, especially <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a>. He attends some six to seven...Lower costs by getting security assessments righthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-12770-ga.16931.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-12770-ga.16931.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 141px; height: 297px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>A comprehensive security assessment will tell how to plan and manage security in the facility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A comprehensive security assessment will tell you how to plan and manage security in your facility. Without an assessment, you can only guess about security. For facilities with existing security programs, an assessment can also reveal whether the pieces of the system are working as they should.</p> <p>As a security director, can you do the assessment yourself? Sure, although a large school of thought favours &ldquo;fresh...SECON 2015: ULIS exhibits Gen2 productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8166-ga.16928.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8166-ga.16928.htmlEvents NewsWed, 25 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"> <p><strong>Pico640 Gen2 is a VGA format 17-micron thermal image sensor for 24/7 security night vision<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ulis.html" class="blue_bold">ULIS</a>, a leading manufacturer of thermal image sensors for commercial and military applications, recently announces the availability of Pico640 Gen2.</p> <p><strong><span style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 18px; text-align: left;...Pelco introduces MultiSight video service for retailers, convenience stores, restaurants & other businesseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1286-ga-co-3188-ga-npr.16926.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1286-ga-co-3188-ga-npr.16926.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pelco by Schneider Electric introduced the MultiSight video service for the Pelco channel. According to company officials, the service is designed for retailers, convenience stores, restaurants and other businesses with many locations. The MultiSight video service allows managers to stay on top of what&rsquo;s happening in their stores &mdash; no matter where they are.</p> <p><strong>MultiSight Video Service:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Provides HD video access that&rsquo;s as easy as playing a YouTube video</li> <li>Fits companies of all sizes, anywhere in the US or Canada</li> <li>Easy remote administration via MultiSight.com</li> <li>Provides store operation analysis with built-in tools such as Heat Maps and Customer Counting</li> <li>Accessible to functions outside of traditional Security and Loss Prevention teams</li> <li>Operational data supports Marketing, HR, Sales and Operations</li> <li>System pays for itself by being useful within all levels of the organisation</li>...Dantech new range of power supplies for use within security applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.16924.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.16924.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Designed specifically for use within security applications, Dantech Electronic Engineering have released their new range of flexible installation, high-performance, SecurePoE and battery maintained MidspanUPS power supplies.</p> <p>Offering installers and designers a flexible, simple and cost-effective solution, the new Dantech SecurePoE products feature a secure enclosure with all connections inside and unique anti-tamper contacts, which can be used to increase system security. Making installation and set-up easy, the new power supplies allow direct engineer access via a laptop, to any connected PoE devices, allowing faster remote set-up and maintenance, saving time and money.</p> <p><strong>Various output configurations &amp; mounting packages</strong></p> <p>The high-efficiency and high-reliability SecurePoE products are IEEE 802.3:2012 (802.3at, 802.3af) compliant, deliver a guaranteed 30W per port to all compatible load devices, and are available in Gigabit and 10/100...VIVOTEK attains 2014 Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System (TIPS) verificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.16921.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga.16921.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 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"> <p><strong>Passing the TIPS has enabled VIVOTEK to create a comprehensive intellectual property management system<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/vivotek.html" class="blue_bold">VIVOTEK</a> takes great honour in announcing its passing of the 2014 Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System (TIPS) verification, for which VIVOTEK shall be attending the <em>&ldquo;TIPS 2014 Verified Institution Exchange and Commendation Summit&rdquo;</em> hosted by the Science and Technology Law Institute on 23 March...Video surveillance storage suppliers gearing up to meet demandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga.16886.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga.16886.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>According to a recent MarketsandMarkets report, video surveillance storage solutions and services are experiencing a rapid adoption in the industry, estimated to grow 16.3 percent each year until 2018, eventually reaching a market size of $10.41 billion. In addition to the specific image content of surveillance cameras, there are also huge amounts of data surrounding it &ndash; everything from the location to the time of day, the duration of the video, and more. And the amount of data in the image itself is getting larger, as high-definition resolution is becoming more and more common.</p> <p>Almost half of all the Big Data in the world is generated through video surveillance. There are huge amounts of data in the image content of surveillance cameras. The surveillance storage market is evolving, with an exciting growth of opportunities for the industry.</p> <p>Suppliers of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/storage.html" class="blue_bold">video...