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, 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...Gordon Brockington appointed G4S Strategy and Business Development Directorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.16973.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.16973.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 192px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Gordon has extensive sector experience &amp; will help G4S deliver growth strategy<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/g4s-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">G4S</a> Facilities Management, the FM division of global security company G4S plc, has appointed Gordon Brockington as its new Strategy and Business Development Director.</p> <p>Previously Group Business Development Director at ESG&nbsp;and prior to...Préventica Maroc 2015: AxxonSoft video surveillance platforms showcasedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga.16978.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6163-ga.16978.htmlEvents NewsTue, 31 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>AxxonSoft demonstrated its Axxon Next VMS and Axxon Intellect PSIM video surveillance platforms at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> The French and Moroccan offices of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/axxonsoft.html" class="blue_bold">AxxonSoft</a> took part in <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/preventica-maroc-2015.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">Pr&eacute;ventica</span></a>, an event dedicated to global risks and security held from 17 to 19 March in Casablanca, the commercial capital of Morocco....Honeywell High Quality Analogue addeded to Performance Serieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.16990.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.16990.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell introduces its High Quality Analogue (HQA) to its Performance Series line up, a video surveillance solution that provides high-resolution images on analogue infrastructures, reducing the time and costs typically associated with installing new IP or hybrid HD systems.</p> <p><strong>Benefits for dealers:</strong></p> <p>Honeywell HQA uses high-definition over coax (HDoC) technology &ndash; allowing dealers to use existing analogue cable to get HD quality without the need to design new infrastructure or rip and replace wires. Additionally, a choice of nine different cameras and nine DVRs make it a more cost-effective solution than IP products.</p> <p><strong>High-Definition functionality:</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;HD quality has become an expectation in the surveillance industry because having sharp images is essential to the jobs of security personnel. This system allows you to convert your existing analog cable, use your existing infrastructure, and see HD video...Dahua Lite HDCVI product line-up for ISC West 2015 showcasehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-3194-ga.16991.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-3194-ga.16991.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"> <p><strong>The new 1080p HDCVI solution consists of 1200-Lite-series and 2-series tri-brid DVRs</strong></p> </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 introduces a new 1080p HDCVI solution with more affordable price, which consists of 1080p 1200-Lite-series HDCVI cameras and S2-series tri-brid DVRs.</p> <p><span style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;...AMAG Technology releases Symmetry v8.02 access control softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.16998.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.16998.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology, a worldwide provider of complete end-to-end security management solutions for access control and video management, announces the release of Symmetry&trade; v8.0.2 access control software. Symmetry v8.0.2 software offers end users a complete unified, end-to-end security solution to manage all security and complementary technologies in one place via an intuitive user interface.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We are continuing with our commitment to our integrators and end users to improve our access control feature set and video capabilities with each software upgrade,&rdquo;</em> said AMAG Technology, Product Manager, Andy Goodwin. <em>&ldquo;Having the Symmetry v8.0.2 access control software as a FICAM-complaint, GSA approved solution provides AMAG the opportunity to work with federal agencies and help them meet current PACS standards.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><em><br /></em><strong>Symmetry for US Government customers:</strong></p> <p>Smart card standards continue to tighten to...Watching video watching traffic in Montrealhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga-sb.17001.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga-sb.17001.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Traffic is a big challenge in most urban environments, and I had a chance recently to visit with the agency in Montreal, Quebec, that monitors <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/traffic-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">traffic</a> throughout the island, reacting to traffic conditions and daily situations such as road congestion and managing specific events and incidents.</p> <p>A network of traffic light controllers and video cameras provides data that is tied into Montreal&rsquo;s Urban Mobility Management Center (UMMC), which is the &ldquo;brains&rdquo; of the city&rsquo;s Intelligent Transport Systems, one element of Montreal&rsquo;s emerging emphasis on &ldquo;safe city&rdquo; technology.</p> <p><strong>Traffic monitoring with Bosch <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/ptz-cameras.html" class="blue_bold">PTZ cameras</a>:</strong></p> <p>Serving more than 500 miles of major roads, tunnels, highways and bridges across the island of Montreal, the UMMC...ISC West 2015: CNL Software and Edge360 safe city sessionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga-co-9140-ga-co-3194-ga.16972.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga-co-9140-ga-co-3194-ga.16972.htmlEvents NewsMon, 30 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>IPSecurityCenter is enabling a new era of intelligent and safe cities, providing unprecedented correlation capabilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cnl-software.html" class="blue_bold">CNL Software</a>, a world leader in PSIM solutions along with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/edge360.html" class="blue_bold">Edge360</a>, a market leader in Safe City &amp; homeland security integration projects will share some of the key lessons...Tamron M13VG550IR vari-focal lens for visible and NIR light environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.16977.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1637-ga-npr.16977.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tamron Co., Ltd., Saitama, Japan (President &amp; CEO: Morio Ono), specialised manufacturer of optics and one of the leading companies in the security/surveillance equipment industry announces the development of a Vari-Focal lens supporting mega-pixel resolution and NIR bandwidth for security/surveillance use.</p> <p><strong>Development concept</strong></p> <p>Tamron has been selling 1/3" 5-50mm F/1.4 (Model M13VG550) for integration with CS-mount box-type cameras, for a wide range of uses including street surveillance and traffic monitoring, setting a standard for <em>"High-Resolution Vari-Focal Lens"</em> in the industry. While the lens gained a solid reputation as a high-quality/high-sensitivity telephoto Vari-Focal lens, box-type surveillance cameras utilising the NIR light range have noticeably grown.&nbsp;</p> <p>1/3" 5-50mm F/1.6 (Model M13VG550IR) is developed addressing such needs with the bandwidth expanded to the NIR range while retaining a focal length range the...AxxonSoft’s Drivers Pack 3.2.30 now supports new IP servers and camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3819-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4526-ga-co-289-ga-co-1277-ga-co-7069-ga-co-1437-ga-npr.16982.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3819-ga-co-227-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4526-ga-co-289-ga-co-1277-ga-co-7069-ga-co-1437-ga-npr.16982.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Drivers Pack 3.2.30 has been released, further expanding the list of IP servers and cameras supported in AxxonSoft products. The module allows incorporating supported IP devices into AxxonSoft-powered surveillance systems, with an independent release cycle that does not require waiting for incremental VMS/PSIM updates or reinstalling the entire system.</p> <p>Therefore this version has been released separately from the core VMS/PSIM products and can be installed on top of version 4.9.4 of the Axxon Intellect PSIM or version 3.6.2 of the Axxon Next VMS.</p> <p>Drivers Pack 3.2.30 supports a number of new IP devices from diverse manufacturers, incorporating support in AxxonSoft software for AEvision, ASTR, Balter, PROvision, and VMsistemos hardware for the first time.</p> <p>Support for 40 new IP devices has been added in version 3.2.30:</p> <ul> <li>3S Vision N6076</li> <li>ACTi E21VA</li> <li>ACTi E21VAA</li> <li>ACTi E32A</li> <li>ACTi D41A</li> <li>ACTi D42A</li>...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...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...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...VIVOTEK releases indoor speed dome network camera - SD8161http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16952.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16952.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p class="Default">VIVOTEK is pleased to announce the launch of its latest indoor speed dome network camera, the SD8161. Offering 1080p Full HD resolution and an 18x optical zoom lens and sophisticated pan/tilt mechanism, the SD8161 is able to deliver superb image quality and capture the fine detail of any scene. The camera is ideal for wide open indoor spaces like airports, train stations, stadiums, and lobbies, where the highest levels of reliability and precision are required.</p> <p class="Default"><strong>Image quality &amp; footage usability</strong></p> <p class="Default">Guaranteeing image quality and ensuring footage usability, the SD8161, boasts WDR Enhancement technology, which enables the camera to cope with conditions of high contrast light and generate image quality close to the capabilities of the human eye. As with VIVOTEK&rsquo;s latest speed dome network cameras, the SD8161 is designed with a sophisticated pan/tilt mechanism, providing fast and precise movement...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....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;...ISC West 2015: Cognitec FaceVACS-VideoScan C5 camera to be showcasedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-2232-ga-co-3194-ga.16960.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga-co-2232-ga-co-3194-ga.16960.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 228px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p class="Default"><strong>The camera provides optimal image quality for real-time face recognition even under challenging conditions</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="Default"><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cognitec-systems-gmbh.html" class="blue_bold">Cognitec</a> now offers a highly specialised IP video camera with built-in face detection and tracking technology as a component of its FaceVACS-VideoScan product. The FaceVACS-VideoScan C5 camera provides optimal image...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...ISC West 2015: 3xLOGIC VIGIL Trends BI software to be showcasedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-co-3194-ga.16962.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-co-3194-ga.16962.htmlEvents NewsTue, 31 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>The updated version features weighted KPI reports, web-based video player, user audit, manual video requests as well as standard POS</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/3xlogic-inc.html" class="blue_bold">3xLOGIC, Inc.</a>, a leading provider of integrated intelligent security solutions, recently announced that it has significantly updated the company&rsquo;s flagship business intelligence software, VIGIL Trends.</p> <p><strong>VIGIL Trends business intelligence software</strong></p> <p>VIGIL Trends provides a...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...