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 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Panasonic 360-degree ultra high 4K resolution surveillance cameras launched at UK eventhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16370.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16370.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 295px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The event featured three of the new 360&deg; cameras installed in different parts of the building, along with a control room setup</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Around 40 security dealers, integrators and end users on Thursday, 22nd of January, 2015 joined <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/panasonic-system-communications-company-europe.html" class="blue_bold">Panasonic</a> for the UK launch of the new 360&deg;, ultra high 4K resolution surveillance camera.</p> <p>The event,...Energy Infrastructure Security 2015 Forum to cover security concerns affecting East Africa regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3382-ga-co-11636-ga-co-8692-ga.16386.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3382-ga-co-11636-ga-co-8692-ga.16386.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>Cooperation with local communities, maritime security, latest technology will be some of the topics covered at the Forum</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Senior level Security Representatives will gather at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/east-africa-energy-infrastructure-security-2015-forum.html" class="blue_bold">East Africa Energy Infrastructure Security 2015 Forum</a> on 4-5 February to discuss the most pressing security concerns affecting...Axel Petri announced as keynote speaker for ASIS 14th European Security Conference & Exhibitionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16387.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16387.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>Axel Petri, Senior VP Group Security Governance at Deutsche Telekom will discuss about growing crime rate in digital world</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asis-international.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a>, the world&rsquo;s premier association for security professionals, has announced that Axel Petri, Senior Vice President Group Security Policy and Public Safety at Deutsche Telekom AG, will give a keynote...Milestone Systems XProtect portfolio and Husky network video recorders showcased at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.16393.htmlEvents NewsFri, 30 Jan 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>At the show, Milestone also talked about its growing activities in the Mideast and African regions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), spotlighted the award-winning<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/milestone-xprotect-2014-cctv-software.html" class="blue_bold"> XProtect</a>&reg; portfolio and sleek <a...Eyes on the prize: Taking full advantage of continued revenue growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12626-ga.16402.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12626-ga.16402.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 227px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The systems integration industry is abuzz. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">Access control</a> is super-hot, and the product category continues to grow. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/ip-video-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">IP video surveillance</a> specifications are moving along at break-neck speed. New technology categories in the security market &ndash; energy management, home automation and interactive services &ndash; are helping savvy <a...How to succeed at security outsourcinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9802-ga-co-7962-ga.16403.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9802-ga-co-7962-ga.16403.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 107px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>To succeed at outsourcing, the relationship between the organisation and the outsourcing company has to be an equal partnership</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Can you save money on security by outsourcing? Maybe, maybe not, according to William J. Powers III, CIPM II, CIPI.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Considering the way I approach outsourcing, I&rsquo;m not sure if it saves money,&rdquo;</em> says Powers.</p> <p>As director of facilities at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Mass., Powers oversees facilities, maintenance and security for...Dealer/Integrators face obstacles in the transportation sector, but it’s worth ithttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-823-ga-co-9935-ga-co-1753-ga.16113.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-823-ga-co-9935-ga-co-1753-ga.16113.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 272px; height: 305px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The security landscape continues to evolve in new, complex ways for transportation customers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.resellers-dealers-reps.html" class="blue_bold">Dealers </a>looking to enter &ndash; or to expand their presence in &ndash; the transportation vertical must adapt to the unique needs of each transportation agency customer. Issues such as limited budgets/resources, aging technologies, operational challenges and safety issues must all be considered when designing a system to best meet an agency&rsquo;s needs.</p> <p><a...Samsung Techwin introduces SNP-5430H 1.3MP PTZ network dome camera with auto-trackinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.16149.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1437-ga-npr.16149.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Samsung Techwin has introduced the world&rsquo;s first 1.3MP 43x PTZ network video surveillance dome camera with auto-tracking.</p> <p>The launch of the SNP-5430H follows on from the introduction in July 2014 of the SNP-6320H 2MP Full HD 32 x optical zoom PTZ speed dome which also features auto-tracking.</p> <p>Both models are weatherproof, and with heaters powered by PoE+ to withstand extremely low temperatures and Digital Image Stabilisation which negates the effects of vibration, they collectively provide users with high performance video surveillance options for external environments such as airports, ports, car parks, industrial estates, retail parks and a wide range of other applications where high performance PTZ functionality is required.</p> <p><strong>Auto-tracking</strong></p> <p>The respective powerful 43x and 32x zoom capabilities of the SNP-5430H and SNP-6320H is enhanced by an auto-tracking feature that allows operators to monitor the movement of people or...MAV Systems launches intelligent ANPR camera ‘The Rapier 50IQ’http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11912-ga-npr.16239.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11912-ga-npr.16239.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MAV Systems Ltd, an international leader in ANPR technology, has launched their next generation Intelligent ANPR Camera, The Rapier 50IQ.</p> <p>The Rapier 50IQ incorporates HD image quality, motorised zoom cameras, high speed ANPR recognition and maxIRange pulsed IR lighting in one efficient unit. A perfect balance of low power consumption and superior performance capabilities, coupled with the latest generation of ANPR engine and simple installation takes intelligent cameras to the next level.</p> <p>To provide their partners with the industry leading intelligent camera, MAV have worked with a third party ANPR software provider to enable the IQ camera to provide a complete plate reading solution. The Rapier IQ&rsquo;s ANPR engine performs at the highest level of accuracy but, more importantly, provides metadata that allows our partners to develop new and novel applications unique to them and their industry at low cost and high speed. To do this, the Rapier IQ provides access...VidSys’s founder and chief technology officer James I. Chong named as new chief executive officerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-8336-ga.16354.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-8336-ga.16354.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 29 Jan 2015 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>Chong&rsquo;s focus will be expanding the current VidSys capabilities to meet the growing market demand for its PSIM software</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vidsys.html" class="blue_bold">VidSys</a>, a leading global provider of enterprise Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, announced recently that the Board of Directors has named company Founder and Chief Technology Officer James I. Chong as the new Chief Executive Officer. &nbsp;</p> <p><em>&ldquo;With a unique combination of technology expertise, product strategy, and business...AirLive releases 720IR APPCAM day/night camera series for elderly carehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.16364.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.16364.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Everyone can agree that families are the most important possession one has. And when one takes on the care of the elderly loved ones it can take a lot of time and energy. Now with the APPCAM family of video cameras from AirLive, the user can have the peace of mind that the elderly family members are safe and secure. With easy remote live viewing, the AirLive APPCAM helps families keep an eye on their loved ones while they are at home, with a nurse or maid, or a nursing home. AirLive APPCAM is an excellent way to rest assured everyone&rsquo;s daily routine is going on without a hitch. As the number of retirees living at home, in group homes, or nursing homes continues to rise, using video technology to add another layer of security becomes a tremendous aid. An AirLive APPCAM video monitoring system is an easy and effective way to assist in the care for elders at home.</p> <p><strong>Airlive APPCAM 720IR Day/Night IPCAM - simple, smart, and easy to install</strong></p>...Dahua HD video surveillance system safeguards AB DNB Bankhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16367.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga.16367.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>Dahua HD network cameras were selected to provide a secured environment for bank&rsquo;s business and employees</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>AB DNB Bank is part of Norway&rsquo;s largest financial services group that provides financial services to its customers in 19 countries worldwide. DNB stands for long-term relationship that creates value to its customers, employees, shareholders and society. In addition, the bank has one of the biggest branch networks in Lithuania with 82 branches, and cooperated with SEB VILNIAUS BANKAS bank to operate...ASUSTOR releases 4 new 50T/51T Enterprise NAS deviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16373.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16373.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has announced the launch of 4 new NAS devices primarily aimed at prosumers and small to medium business users. These new high capacity tower models consist of the AS5008T, AS5010T, AS5108T and AS5110T. All new models feature flexible hardware expandability, the ability to quickly upgrade the built-in memory to a maximum of 8GB and are equipped with 4 high speed gigabit Ethernet ports which allow business users to conveniently adjust their network bandwidth usage. Additionally, all models come equipped with 3 USB 3.0 ports, 2 USB 2.0 ports and 2 eSATA ports allowing users to maximise the use of peripheral equipment and providing users with a cost-effective and reliable enterprise-class cloud storage server.</p> <p>The AS5008T and AS5010T models are powered by the latest Intel Celeron 2.41GHz dual-core processors and 1GB of SO-DIMM DDR3L memory while the AS5108T and AS5110T models come equipped with the...NVT TBus IP transmission technology powers 2014 New York City marathonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5709-ga.16380.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5709-ga.16380.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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 high-availability IP network was installed using RG59 coax with spans of over 3,000ft</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>First held in 1970 by the New York Road Runners Club (NYRR), with just 127 competitors running loops around Central Park, recently, the annual New York City Marathon runs through all five boroughs of New York City and is the largest marathon in the world.</p> <p><strong>The mission</strong></p> <p>For the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon, NYRR entrusted the supply of digital information transport services and a...Samsung video surveillance solution monitors Russian Post logistics centre at Vnukovo International Airport, Moscowhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12619-ga-co-1437-ga.16382.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12619-ga-co-1437-ga.16382.htmlApplications NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>Samsung SCD-2080P and SCD-2080R varifocal true day/night dome as well as SCO-2080RH bullet cameras have been installed</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Russian Post has invested in a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/samsung-techwin.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung Techwin</a> video surveillance solution for its logistics centre at Vnukovo International Airport, Moscow.</p> <p>Russian Post is the national postal operator for the Russian Federation. It employs 350,000 people and annually...MorphoTrak expands MorphoFace Investigate mugshot system to all Hawaii countieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11321-ga-npr.16384.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11321-ga-npr.16384.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>MorphoTrak, a Morpho (Safran) company based in the U.S., is pleased to announce that after only a year in operation, access to Hawaii's MorphoFace Investigate mugshot system is being expanded to all counties in the State. Hosted and maintained by the Hawaii Criminal Justice Data Center in Honolulu, the MorphoFace Investigate system provides fast and accurate facial searches, based on photos and videos.</p> <p><em>"Building on the partnership with the Honolulu Police Department, our largest local law enforcement agency, the State is expanding access to all counties in the State of Hawaii,"</em> said Liane Moriyama, Administrator of the Hawaii Criminal Justice Data Center, Department of the Attorney General.</p> <p>The database contains more than 450,000 photos with known identities. The MorphoFace Investigate system is able to link a crime to a suspect by matching facial images, as well as link different crimes by matching similar facial images. The system can also be used to...Tavcom publishes 2015 Prospectushttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1640-ga.16385.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1640-ga.16385.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 29 Jan 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>An online version of the Prospectus, which provides information on classroom and training courses, can be viewed at the Tavcom website</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a>, the leading supplier of accredited vocational, classroom and &lsquo;e-learning&rsquo; online security systems training courses, has published its 2015 Prospectus.</p> <p>An online version of the Prospectus, which provides information on over 70...Efficient hospital security prevents possible mass shootinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16390.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16390.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 207px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Good security basics enabled a security response before the shooting started<br />&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Mass shootings by emotionally disturbed individuals and terrorists have led authorities and security professionals to search for means of prevention.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Analysing an actual incident in which a potential shooter was stopped seconds before becoming active can illustrate how solid security basics can help prevent catastrophe,&rdquo;</em> says Drew Neckar, CPP, CHPA, regional director of security with the Mayo Clinic Health...VIVOTEK launches IB8381, IB8381-E, FD8381-EV and FD8181 5-megapixel network cameras with enhanced image processing technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16269.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16269.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Continuing its pursuit of the highest possible image quality, VIVOTEK has launched four new 5-Megapixel network cameras: the professional outdoor bullet network cameras IB8381and IB8381-E; the outdoor dome network camera FD8381-EV; and the indoor dome network camera FD8181. Equipped with enhanced image processing technology, these four new cameras provide excellent image quality and finer detail than ever before.</p> <p>Incorporating advanced features such as 3D Noise Reduction, Smart IR and Smart Stream technology, the IB8381, IB8381-E, FD8381-EV and FD8181 all four cameras are able to suppress sensor noise, prevent overexposure and result in clear images around the clock while further reduce bandwidth consumption and enhance image detail in extremely bright as well as dark environments. In the near future, new features as video rotation for corridor view and electronic image stabilization (EIS) technology will be introduced to the four new cameras. Video rotation for corridor...Raytec expands its VARIO range of illuminators with VARIO Lighthouse Kithttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2011-ga-npr.16303.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2011-ga-npr.16303.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>The VARIO Lighthouse Kit (VLK) from Raytec is a new extension to their family of award-winning VARIO illuminators. It provides a fully integrated lighting and camera housing solution as a high performance, all-in-one alternative to cameras with integrated LEDs.</p> <p>VLK combines class-leading VARIO LED illuminators, available in Infra-Red, White-Light or Hybrid, along with the facility for up to two IP or analogue cameras of the user&rsquo;s choice (not supplied) into one fully integrated, pre-wired and cable managed housing.</p> <p>The all-in-one solution is easy and quick to mount and install and crucially it provides dedicated LED lighting that stands alone from the camera, thereby overcoming the known problems encountered with integrated camera/LED solutions.</p> <p>Standing separate from the camera, the VARIO illuminators are fully thermal managed and run cool with no risk of the LEDs overheating. Alternative CCTV lighting solutions such as cameras with LEDs around the...