SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV news SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/cctv.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT ADT conference leads campaign on deceptive door-to-door sales practiceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5961-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-10883-ga.18218.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5961-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-10883-ga.18218.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 28 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>David Bleisch, ADT general counsel, addresses the media at a conference</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Door-to-door selling can be an effective tool to garner new security subscribers, and it&rsquo;s been practiced for decades, according to Jay Hauhn, executive director of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/central-station-alarm-association.html" class="blue_bold">Central Station Alarm Association</a> (CSAA), Alexandria, Va. But it has to be done right, he says. A recent conference...Honeywell, Twitter integration for situational awareness and emergency communicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10210-ga-co-10288-ga.18219.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10210-ga-co-10288-ga.18219.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 28 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 218px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Honeywell, Twitter integration brings security communication to its life safety products</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/honeywell-life-safety.html" class="blue_bold">Honeywell</a>, Northford, Conn., is leveraging the Twitter social media platform to bring higher levels of situational awareness and emergency communications to its life safety products. This move focuses to improve emergency response by monitoring various security, safety or building systems and providing information to identify potential threats.</p>...Surveillance solution provider, IDIS appoints Charles Penning as Technical Specialisthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-8096-ga.18227.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-8096-ga.18227.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 28 Jul 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>The appointment supports growing IDIS customer base and partners, particularly supporting DirectIP full-HD surveillance offering</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/idis.html" class="blue_bold">IDIS</a> has appointed Charles Penning to the position of Technical Specialist to support its growing number of customers and partners, particularly supporting the company&rsquo;s flagship DirectIP&trade; end-to-end and plug-and-play full-HD surveillance...AlliedBarton to host Comprehensive Workplace Violence Preparedness seminar in Atlantahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.18229.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.18229.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 28 Jul 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>AlliedBarton will host the seminar on Wednesday, August 26, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. in the South Terraces</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alliedbarton-security-services.html" class="blue_bold">AlliedBarton Security Services</a>, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, will host a seminar on the Components of a Comprehensive Workplace Violence Preparedness Program on Wednesday, August 26, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. in the South Terraces located at 115 Perimeter Center Place,...Wavestore’s VMS integrates with SureView's Immix Command Center software platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6026-ga-co-1813-ga-npr.18230.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6026-ga-co-1813-ga-npr.18230.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 28 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Wavestore&rsquo;s Video Management Software (VMS) has been successfully integrated with SureView Systems&rsquo; Immix&reg; Command Center software platform.</p> <p>The Immix&reg; Command Center is a web based networked solution designed for enterprise businesses and central stations to protect critical assets.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;In simple terms, we have achieved a high level of integration between the Wavestore and Immix&reg; platform software platforms to enable operators to effortlessly be in control of the management of alarms and associated video,&rdquo;</em> said Craig Evans, Managing Director of SureView Systems. &ldquo;This is a great example of two award winning British manufacturers, combining their technical expertise to deliver a seamless integration solution for the benefit of our mutual customers.&rdquo;</p> <p><strong>Live video streams</strong></p> <p>As a result of the integration, alarms reported via the Immix&reg; Command Center are automatically linked to...Cloud IP surveillance specialist, COMPRO appoints CFD Sales as distributor in Japanhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13203-ga-co-4742-ga.18231.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13203-ga-co-4742-ga.18231.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 28 Jul 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>CFD Sales will be offering the complete range of COMPRO's products and solutions to the Japanese market</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/compro-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">COMPRO Technology Inc.</a>, leading Cloud IP video surveillance solution provider, recently announced the appointment of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cfd-sales.html" class="blue_bold">CFD Sales</a> as COMPRO's distributor in Japan. From now on, CFD Sales will be offering the complete range of...Home automation standards and protocolshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-467-ga-co-9561-ga-co-6586-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10515-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga-co-12988-ga.18209.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-467-ga-co-9561-ga-co-6586-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10515-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga-co-12988-ga.18209.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>As the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/home-automation" class="blue_bold">home automation</a> industry has expanded with an ever growing number of devices and services, companies are placing bets on which wireless protocols will dominate. The past few years the leaders have been <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/z-wave-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">Z-Wave</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zigbee-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">ZigBee</a>. Companies are also using a variety of other standards including <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/crestron-electronics-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Crestron&rsquo;s</a> Infinet, Insteon, and proprietary technologies such as <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lutron-electronics.html" class="blue_bold">Lutron&rsquo;s</a> ClearConnect.</p> <p><strong>Next-generation protocols: Bluetooth and Wi-Fi...Honeywell's MAXPRO Cloud wins 2015 ESX TechVision Challengehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlEvents NewsMon, 27 Jul 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>Honeywell MAXPRO Cloud integrated video surveillance and access control security system wins ESX award</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/electronic-security-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Electronic Security Expo</a> (ESX) - the national trade event where electronic security and life safety dealers, integrators, and monitoring professionals connect, learn, and prepare for the future - announced the winner of ESX 2015 TechVision Challenge.</p>...Fire protection and security company, Tyco unveils new version of victor VMShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8421-ga-npr.18224.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8421-ga-npr.18224.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tyco Security Products, part of Tyco, the world&rsquo;s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, introduces the new version of the victor Video Management System (VMS), which significantly reduces the time needed by busy investigators to organise and manage events and create incident reports.</p> <p><strong>Enables management of alarms </strong></p> <p>The case management tool enables the holistic management of alarms, reporting and video-associated alarms and investigations from such systems as access control, intrusion, fire, intercom, elevator and HVAC systems. Using an intuitive interface, command center operators now can view, manage and replay alarms as needed and from any location. The tool&rsquo;s incident builder feature can gather all relevant information &mdash; videos and still images, report data and charts and user notes &mdash; into a template and export it as an incident report for internal use by management or external use by local law...LifeSafety Power provides networked power solutions to Orion's entrance control laneshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11474-ga-co-12790-ga.18207.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11474-ga-co-12790-ga.18207.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 24 Jul 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>LifeSafety Power&rsquo;s iSCAN is now part of Orion ECI&rsquo;s entire product line</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lifesafety-power-inc.html" class="blue_bold">LifeSafety Power, Inc.</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/orion-entrance-control.html" class="blue_bold">Orion Entrance Control, Inc.</a> (ECI) have partnered to bring integrated power solutions to the company&rsquo;s leading line of innovative and customised entrance control lanes.</p> <p>Orion ECI,...TeleEye’s RX538 mobile DVR for public and transit vehicle applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1653-ga-npr.18210.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1653-ga-npr.18210.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 24 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>TeleEye would like to present their award winning mobile DVR, specifically designed for the safety of public and transit vehicles applications. The RX538, equipped with TeleEye&rsquo;s cutting edge technology and a robust design was recognised and awarded the &ldquo;Best Crime Preventive Product Award&rdquo; on June 10th 2015 by the Hong Kong Security Association. This 960H DVR is able to withstand harsh conditions such as temperature fluctuations from -25&deg;C - 50&deg;C and power interruptions. As it is difficult to predict the conditions of the roads, the RX538 is engineered with good stability and is not affected by vibrations. Therefore no matter what the conditions are outside or within the vehicle, the RX538 will continue to record smoothly.</p> <p><strong>Efficient streaming for instant response</strong></p> <p>TeleEye RX538 operates on a 3G/4G mobile network. Where low latency and unreachable fixed networks are a concern, this DVR, incorporated with SMAC-M technology...Security systems training specialist, Tavcom offers 15% discount to all IPSA membershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 24 Jul 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>Tavcom offers courses to meet the training requirements of security professionals at all levels</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a>, the world&rsquo;s leading provider of accredited security systems training, is offering all <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-professional-security-association.html" class="blue_bold">IPSA</a> members a 15% discount on its internationally accredited and recognised BTEC...Electronic security products manufacturer, Dantech’s new slimline 19-inch rackmount wall cabinethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.18215.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-528-ga-npr.18215.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 24 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Designed to assist installers where equipment storage space is limited, Dantech Electronic Engineering has released a slimline 19&rdquo; rackmount wall cabinet.</p> <p>A novel design providing installers with the option to rackmount 19&rdquo; equipment into a shallow depth (20cm) wall mount enclosure, two versions of the enclosure include the DA816-S standard unit and DA816-F, which is a standard enclosure but includes a power distribution unit and 2 x cooling fans.</p> <p>The ideal solution for installers looking to fit equipment in tight spaces, such as corridors, landings or hallways, the wall mountable cabinet has been developed for installers specialising in large buildings that require long cable runs, such as commercial office blocks, transportation hubs, or large domestic dwellings. The deployment of the enclosure allows installers to create a secure mini comms room in a slim wall mounted cabinet, or simply to use it as a CAT5 junction box.</p> <p>Supplied with two...U.S. Security Associates' white paper collection explores latest security issueshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10472-ga.18202.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10472-ga.18202.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 23 Jul 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>The subject matter ranges from workplace violence and cyber bullying to campus safety</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/u-s-security-associates-inc.html" class="blue_bold">U.S. Security Associates</a> (USA) announces the release of a collection of new white papers exploring a variety of today&rsquo;s top security issues. With subject matter ranging from workplace violence and cyber bullying to campus safety and cyber intelligence, the new publications bring together...Electronic security specialist, Altronix appoints Amelia Agromayor as Sales and Marketing Coordinatorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-6170-ga-co-13186-ga.18203.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-6170-ga-co-13186-ga.18203.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 23 Jul 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 her new role, Ms. Agromayor will collaborate with Altronix team on current and future marketing initiatives</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/altronix.html" class="blue_bold">Altronix</a> recently appointed Amelia Agromayor to the position of Sales and Marketing Coordinator to assist in managing and supporting the company&rsquo;s continually expanding marketing, advertising and internal sales-related activities.</p> <p>Ms. Agromayor joins Altronix with a...inter airport South East Asia 2017: Dates confirmedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlEvents NewsThu, 23 Jul 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 2017 edition will provide a wider range of airport equipment, technology, security, design, and service providers than ever before</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Organisers of South East Asia&rsquo;s leading and largest event for airport professionals &ndash; inter airport &ndash; have announced the 5th edition of the South East Asian show will take place at Singapore Expo from the 15-17 February 2017.</p> <p><strong>2017 edition to be larger and busier</strong></p> <p>After a successful return to the region in January 2015, which saw over 3,000 airport...Genetec Omnicast IP video surveillance system secures Dubai Airport Authorityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3856-ga-co-2566-ga.18183.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3856-ga-co-2566-ga.18183.htmlApplications NewsWed, 22 Jul 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>The open architecture of Omnicast has also enabled Dubai Airports to integrate with existing third-party access control systems</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Dubai Airport Authority has become one of the largest <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/genetec-omnicast-4-7-cctv-software.html" class="blue_bold">Omnicast&trade;</a> installations in the world with a security infrastructure that includes almost 8,000 analogue and IP cameras from different manufacturers&rsquo; cameras,...IP video solutions provider Oncam appoints Justin Wheatley as VP, Product Managementhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9294-ga.18185.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9294-ga.18185.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 22 Jul 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>Wheatley has extensive experience in developing dewarping technology for 360-degree fisheye cameras<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/oncam.html" class="blue_bold">Oncam</a>, the security division of Oncam Technologies and leading provider of 360-degree camera technology, announced recently the appointment of Justin Wheatley as Vice President of Product Management. In this role, Wheatley will ensure Oncam&rsquo;s products are clearly and strongly defined, understood and represented in the marketplace, as well as...QNAP launches new QTS 4.2 Beta NAS operating system with revamped user interface and new featureshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.18188.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.18188.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>QNAP&reg; Systems, Inc. recently announced the release of QTS 4.2 Beta &ndash; the smart NAS operating system that empowers users to achieve more in business and home life with minimal effort. With a revamped user interface and many exciting features, QTS 4.2 makes for smarter, smoother and spectacular cloud experiences with stronger security.</p> <p><em>"QNAP continues to break the barriers of devices, platforms and geography to bring optimised cloud experiences to business and home users alike,</em>" said Tony Lu, product manager of QNAP, adding <em>"We have taken the lead in incorporating cutting-edge technologies like containers, snapshots and multi-zone multimedia streaming to extend the possibilities of QNAP NAS. With QTS 4.2, users are limited only by their imaginations."</em></p> <p><strong>New apps and features in QTS 4.2:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Revamped user interface with flat design: Incorporating a flat design, the redesigned QTS reduces loading times and elevates...PSIM software leader, CNL appoints Daniel Earwicker as Chief Software Architecthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.18189.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.18189.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 22 Jul 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>Daniel Earwicker will be responsible for identifying architectural direction for CNL's IPSecurityCenter PSIM solution</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 appointment of Daniel Earwicker to Chief Software Architect. Earwicker will be responsible for identifying the...