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 2014 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT IP video security solutions from IndigoVision help secure the University of Yorkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14614.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga.14614.htmlApplications NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>450 IP cameras now watch over the university campus<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The University of York has been using <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/indigovision-limited.html" class="blue_bold">IndigoVision</a>&rsquo;s IP Video Security Solutions to help safeguard their students for several years now.</p> <p>The most notable challenge with this project was the sheer size of the area that required monitoring. The university campus is split across two sites, the largest of which, Heslington East, is...IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module enhanced to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and eventshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module has been upgraded to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and events between the Lenel access control system and IndigoVision's Complete IP Video Security Solution.</p> <p>Live video, move PTZ cameras, start recordings and send notification emails can all be triggered automatically in IndigoVision's Control Center software from events generated in the Lenel OnGuard system.</p> <p>Additionally, relays in IndigoVision&rsquo;s Control Center software can now be used to perform actions such as locking or unlocking doors in the Lenel system. This allows for a fully integrated solution between both systems, dramatically improving operator response time.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>COMPRO announces addition of TN95W network camera to TN familyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4742-ga-npr.14618.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4742-ga-npr.14618.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>COMPRO Technology Inc., a leading provider of cloud IP video surveillance solutions, recently announced the latest addition of COMPRO TN family: TN95W. Designed with 105 degree ultra wide view angle and 720P HD resolution, TN95W is a powerful tool for covering large monitoring areas in high resolution, HD viewing quality on smartphone can let you identify subjects and view details anytime, anywhere. It can also reduce your cost by replacing multiple cameras and even improving investigations by capturing better and more useful evidence.</p> <p>TN95W can capture 105 degree horizontal fields of view and provide highly cost-effective solutions for home and retail markets that can benefit from wide area coverage. In a traditional installation, a camera would need to be installed in every corner for complete coverage, particularly if there are multiple entrances. Alternatively, deploying the camera with 105 degree ultra wide angle can provide the coverage required to monitor the...Dahua HDCVI Academy announces Smartwares Security as distribution partnerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-10145-ga.14621.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-10145-ga.14621.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 Jul 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>Smartwares Security will add Dahua HDCVI products to its portfolio</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua</a> HDCVI Academy officially has <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/smartwares-security.html" class="blue_bold">Smartwares Security</a> as its distribution partner.</p> <p>As HDCVI reveals a new chapter, offering the industry with a new HD solution, and in a heritage way, HDCVI...SightLogix announces Frank De Fina as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.14627.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1508-ga-co-3478-ga.14627.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 171px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Frank De Fina has over 30 years of leadership experience in the security industry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sightlogix.html" class="blue_bold">SightLogix</a> announced recently that Frank De Fina, a security industry veteran with over 30 years of leadership experience, has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.</p> <p>Frank-De-Fina <em>&ldquo;We are thrilled to welcome Frank De Fina to SightLogix,&rdquo;</em> said John Romanowich, SightLogix...Wavestore appoints Shashi K. Yadav as Business Development Manager for Indian Subcontinenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8096-ga-co-1813-ga.14599.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8096-ga-co-1813-ga.14599.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 21 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Shashi will be responsible for identifying new sales opportunities for Wavestore&rsquo;s video recording and management solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/wavestore.html" class="blue_bold">Wavestore</a> has further expanded its worldwide sales activities with the appointment of Shashi K. Yadav to the role of Business Development Manager for the Indian Subcontinent.</p> <p>Shashi has worked within the electronic security industry for six years, two of which as a Business Development Specialist for...People Counting by AirLive IP Camera helps retailers turn potential customers into paying customershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.14607.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga.14607.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 21 Jul 2014 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>People counting by AirLive IVS IP Camera can fit the needs of different environments</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Managing business improvement can be a mix of excitement, stress and creativity. There are numerous ways to strengthen the company upon the industry that users work in. People Counting by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/airlive-ovislink.html" class="blue_bold">AirLive</a> IP Camera is one way to help to analysis the business. Analysing how traffic is affecting sales is...IndigoVision increases control room monitoring efficiency at Birmingham airporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9769-ga.14612.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9769-ga.14612.htmlApplications NewsMon, 21 Jul 2014 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="middle" align="center"><strong>The ability to view and control cameras from any point onsite has allowed airport to reduce its number of control rooms<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Background</strong></p> <p>When the Senior Executives at Birmingham Airport were laying out plans to increase passenger numbers and improve operational efficiency, it became clear that the existing system and infrastructure would be unable to meet these demands.</p> <p>With six separate control rooms spread across the airport already, further...Judging quality and performance of video security systems by the (other) numbershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-983-ga.14478.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-983-ga.14478.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 221px; height: 253px;" 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> <strong><em>When comparing specifications among a range of similarly featured video surveillance cameras, NVRs or monitors, it can be difficult to ascertain which of the devices truly has the best performance and/or quality. John Grabowski, National Sales and Marketing Manager of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/jvc.html" class="blue_bold">JVC Security Division</a>,&nbsp;poses some questions for consideration: Can the human eye actually see a difference in image quality between one camera that offers 700 lines of resolution and another that offers 600 lines? Or can it see the difference in...Bosch DINION IP starlight 8000 MP camera delivers 24/7 video surveillancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.14586.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-8173-ga-npr.14586.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Regardless of time-of-day, object of interest movement or extreme low light situations, the new 5 megapixel DINION IP starlight 8000 MP camera delivers relevant IP video images 24/7. With this video surveillance camera, Bosch Security Systems sets a new quality benchmark in round-the-clock video surveillance. Due to its outstanding and comprehensive technical specifications this is the ultimate 24/7 camera securing critical infrastructures, parking lots, city surveillance projects and many other applications with challenging lighting conditions.</p> <p><strong>Becoming the ultimate 24/7 camera</strong></p> <p>The DINION IP starlight 8000 MP delivers five megapixel details even in extreme low light situations and captures moving objects in 5 megapixel resolution at up to 30 frames per second. The latest sensor technology combined with the sophisticated noise suppression results in a light sensitivity of 0.0121 lux at full five megapixel resolutions in colour and even 0.00825 lux...Vigitron unveils Vi3002 Ethernet and PoE ++ Repeater for CCTV applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga-npr.14588.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga-npr.14588.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Vigitron introduces the new compact Vi3002 Ethernet and PoE ++ Repeater. The Vi3002 is designed for applications that require extended distance transmission of both IP video and PoE with distances up to 656ft. (200m).</p> <p>It is extremely compact size which is designed to fit into tight spaces such as conduits, standard, and weatherproof enclosures. It uses Vigitron's Patent Pending Pass-Through-PoE technology to handle PoE power up to 60W. This feature enables the Vi3002 to be used with most high performance PTZ IP camera by major manufactures requiring more than the standard 802.3at (30W) power inputs.&nbsp;</p> <p>The Vi3002 can be combined with Vigitron's complete product line of IP infrastructure products to provide the most cost effective and reliable infrastructure solutions for any CCTV or IT application.</p>Panasonic System Communications Company of North America announces availability of its 3 Series HD Camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6080-ga-npr.14591.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6080-ga-npr.14591.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, a leading provider of integrated security and surveillance solutions, recently announced the availability of its next-generation 3 Series camera platform. Built on the same high-performance UniPhier&reg; LSI platform as its flagship 6 Series line, the new 3 Series cameras provide the latest in high definition surveillance capabilities at a price point that is ideal for small to mid-sized enterprises, government and public safety applications.</p> <p>The new 3 Series cameras deliver high definition video images in 720p resolution and an up to 133dB of dynamic range thanks to its Enhanced Super Dynamic and Adaptive Black Stretch (ABS) technologies, making the 3 Series cameras ideal for low-lighting conditions. The 3 Series cameras produce high definition resolution at 60 frames per second, enabling the capture of exceptionally clear images of moving objects, and feature the ability to encode up to four simultaneous H.264...Texas Dow Employees Credit Union (TDECU) extends investment in Verint Systems banking solutionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1753-ga.14595.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1753-ga.14595.htmlApplications NewsFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 134px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>TDECU deployed the Verint Vid-Center&trade; and Verint Op-Center&trade; client software to manage NVR configuration</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/verint-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Verint&reg; Systems Inc.</a> recently announced that Texas Dow Employees Credit Union (TDECU) has extended its investment in Verint&rsquo;s comprehensive banking solution across its network of financial branches, ATMs and operation centres. With enabling...Wavestore provides new high capacity server for PMS Internationalhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1813-ga.14596.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1813-ga.14596.htmlApplications NewsFri, 18 Jul 2014 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>Wavestore's VMS has the ability to connect up to 192 cameras, meeting PMS International&rsquo;s immediate requirements <br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The client</strong></p> <p>PMS International is the UK's leading importer and distributor of a wide range of consumer products, ranging from toys, Christmas decorations, houseware and stationery to novelties, gardening products, camping equipment and electronic gadgets. Its custom built 500,000 sq ft distribution centre in Basildon, Essex, which was officially opened by the Princess Royal in...Milestone Systems developing new video surveillance capabilities through Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.14598.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1151-ga.14598.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 6px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Milestone is leading the project and the Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation has contributed with DKK 15 million to the project</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 global industry leader in open platform IP video management software, is developing new capabilities in video surveillance for more than security, through a partnership with the Danish National Advanced...AirLive introduces PoE Device Guard Switch serieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga-npr.14602.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8735-ga-npr.14602.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>AirLive, one of the most advanced worldwide brands for networking and communication equipments, introduced Airlive PoE switch series that can automatically detect the presence of an 802.3at/af compliant powered device (PD) and provide power through the port. Airlive switch provides up to 30W per PoE port and can be used to power AP, IP phone, IP Cam and other PD devices. Airlive PoE switch equipped with high Power AC/DC power module , it does not require external Power adapter and can power up to 24 PoE devices for PoE-FSH2004L-370 with maximum 370W of power totally, and 8 Port PoE devices for PoE-FSH1008AT with maximum 130W of power totally</p> <p>Device Guard Switch is the switches which will automatic re-power the PoE IP cameras or Access Point, when the switch detects that IP cameras or Access Point is not working.</p> <p>In real application, IP cameras or Access Point will locate in the place which is not easy to reach after installation. So when cameras or Access Point is...Norbain offers new Axis Communications M3027-PVE 360° panoramic camera for overview surveillancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1233-ga-npr.14623.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-1233-ga-npr.14623.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 18 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMTNorbain is offering new cost-efficient Axis outdoor-ready 360&deg; panoramic camera for overview surveillance. <p>Axis Communications have launched their new compact and competitively priced AXIS M3027-PVE, a 5-megapixel fixed dome that offers a 360&deg; or 180&deg; overview of wide areas. The IK10 vandal resistant, day/night network camera is designed for indoor as well as outdoor use and is ideal for installations inside or outside hotels, shops, restaurants and offices.</p> <p>AXIS M3027-PVE, which is the latest addition to the line-up of outdoor-ready AXIS M30-VE cameras, can be mounted on multiple surfaces including ceilings, soffits and under porches for a 360&deg; overview and on walls for a 180&deg; view. The camera provides de-warped views such as panorama, double panorama and quad views, as well as view area modes where users can digitally pan, tilt and zoom in on areas of interest.</p> <p>Multiple streams in H.264 and Motion JPEG can be sent simultaneously and the...SANS to offer information security courses in Estoniahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.14384.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.14384.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 2014 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"> <p><strong>The Sokos Hotel Viru will welcome students from the 1st to the 6th of September for the 6-day courses led by SANS Instructors</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sans-institute.html" class="blue_bold">SANS</a> will be offering three vital information security courses in Estonia this September. The Sokos Hotel Viru in Tallinn will welcome students from the 1st to the 6th of September for the 6-day courses led by world-class SANS...Whole lot of shaking – But it doesn’t degrade the videohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14550.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14550.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 17 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>A video demonstration from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis </a>highlights the image stabilisation capabilities of their latest <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/ip-cameras.html" class="orangebold">network cameras</a>. Image stabilisation isn&rsquo;t new, of course, but the ability to deal with extreme situations like this results from Axis&rsquo; innovation to provide &ldquo;robust, real-time image stabilisation.&rdquo;</p> <p>The video shows a demonstration Axis presented at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2014.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC</a>. The capability is the result of the &ldquo;introduction of efficient gyroscopes in combination with cutting-edge software programming.&rdquo; In other words, there is a software element (made possible because of additional computing power inside the newest cameras) and a hardware...BSIA chairman Pauline Norstrom recognises contribution of individuals and organisations to its ongoing successhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 2014 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"> <p><strong>BSIA's chairman&nbsp;Pauline Norstrom selected winners from various cateogries</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Newly-elected Chairman of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a>, Pauline Norstrom, has personally recognised the significant contributions made by five individuals and organisations to the ongoing success of the UK&rsquo;s private security industry.</p> <p>Presenting the annual...