SourceSecurity.com RSS - Digital video recorders (DVRs) news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Digital video recorders (DVRs) news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/digital-recorders.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT HDcctv Alliance to host technology and product gallery at Security China 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-co-7532-ga-co-11841-ga-co-4348-ga.15511.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-4902-ga-co-7532-ga-co-11841-ga-co-4348-ga.15511.htmlEvents NewsTue, 21 Oct 2014 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 first certified HDcctv 2.0-compliant products will be shown by Dahua and Shany</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Surveillance video standards organisation the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hdcctv-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">HDcctv Alliance</a> will host a technology and product Gallery at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/security-china-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security...SourceSecurity.com attends Avigilon’s Video Analytics launch event in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-5188-ga.15503.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-co-5188-ga.15503.htmlEvents NewsMon, 20 Oct 2014 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 HD video appliance combines a PoE network switch along with full video management server</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/" class="blue_bold">SourceSecurity.com</a> recently attended <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon</a>&rsquo;s Video Analytics launch event at the High Commission of Canada in...Hikvision and Western Digital host joint video surveillance seminar in Dubaihttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-4687-ga.15480.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-4687-ga.15480.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 20 Oct 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>The seminar was held to promote Hikvision&rsquo;s Turbo HD Analogue Solution and Western Digital&rsquo;s Purple hard drives</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision</a>, the world&rsquo;s leading supplier of video surveillance products and solutions, hosted a joint seminar with <a...Enhancing video security with physical detector technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1261-ga.15338.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1261-ga.15338.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 272px; height: 260px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p align="left"><em><strong>Event-driven video for surveillance and recording involves using a video recorder or video management software system that is triggered by movement in the areas where cameras are located. Event-driven video can be achieved by using intelligent motion detection or video contents analytics (VCA) on the camera, recorder or PC server. Recently, performance of VCA has improved; however, some conditions can still affect detection using the camera image. Tomo Ito, Business Development Manager, Product and Business Planning Department for <a...LILIN North America joins D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11866-ga-co-6279-ga.15416.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11866-ga-co-6279-ga.15416.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 14 Oct 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>The partnership enhances the MVP program by providing LILIN's product library to D-Tools system integrator users</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/d-tools-inc.html" class="blue_bold">D-Tools Inc.</a>, the worldwide leader in system integration software, announced recently that <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lilin.html" class="blue_bold">LILIN</a> North America has officially joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. LILIN is a global manufacturer of IP...AMAG Technology unveils latest improved Symmetry Video Management Systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-289-ga-co-10023-ga-co-823-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1286-ga-co-4022-ga-co-1753-ga-npr.15245.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-289-ga-co-10023-ga-co-823-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1286-ga-co-4022-ga-co-1753-ga-npr.15245.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 03 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology recently introduced the new and improved Symmetry Video Management System with expanded feature set and open integration capabilities.</p> <p>Symmetry Video Management (VMS) is designed as a unified solution, and is flexible, scalable and user-friendly. When Symmetry VMS is used in combination with the Symmetry access control system, the unified solution provides an ideal way to collect the data from the access control and video system together. The combination enables a single user interface to be used, which allows organisations of all sizes to respond quickly to real-time incidents and conduct more efficient investigations.</p> <p>Symmetry VMS with Symmetry V8 access control software supports ONVIF Profile S camera plug-in technology, offering more camera manufacturing choices to end users. Users can select cameras from numerous manufacturers such as: Axis, Bosch, Panasonic, Sony, Hikvision, and other ONVIF Profile S supported cameras, including the complete...Axis Communications named one of best small and medium workplaces in the United States by Great Place to Work®http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.15208.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.15208.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 03 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 64px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Great Place to Work named Axis in its annual 2014 Best Small &amp; Medium Workplaces list</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>, the global leader in network video surveillance, was named by Great Place to Work&reg; as one of the best small and medium workplaces in the United States on their annual 2014 Best Small &amp; Medium Workplaces list, also published in FORTUNE magazine. Ranked...Dispatches from Security Essen 2014: Big event bolsters the European markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.15262.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga-co-8096-ga-sb.15262.htmlSecurity BeatMon, 29 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMTJust days before the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International conference and exhibits in Atlanta</a>, the global security market's attention last week has been focused on the big <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen 2014 trade show in Germany</a>. With more floor space, exhibitors and attendees than ASIS, Security Essen highlights a wealth of technology resources to an eager international audience every two years. Several <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/" class="blue_bold">SourceSecurity.com</a> staff members attended Security Essen last week, and my colleagues reported that the well-attended show reflects dynamic changes happening in the world market for physical security.<br /><br />Throughout Security Essen was evidence of security&rsquo;s evolution into a truly high-tech sector. The impact of...Tyco Security Products to demonstrate its latest innovations at Security Essen 2014 in Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-261-ga-co-386-ga-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-2554-ga-co-8421-ga-co-3079-ga.15215.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-261-ga-co-386-ga-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-2554-ga-co-8421-ga-co-3079-ga.15215.htmlEvents NewsTue, 23 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Tyco Security Products leads the market in offering a diverse set of high resolution IP camera, recording and management platforms</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco Security Products</a>, the world&rsquo;s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, will showcase a new slate of innovative technology introductions on stand 128, Hall 1.0. at this week&rsquo;s <a...SureView integrates Immix video based automation software with mobiDEOS UCNE range of cloud and network-enabled surveillance systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4292-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.15104.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4292-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.15104.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 10 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>SureView Systems announces they have successfully integrated the mobiDEOS UCNE range of cloud and network-enabled surveillance systems into Immix, the company&rsquo;s video based automation software. Immix&reg; delivers a single platform to manage video surveillance/CCTV, intrusion and fire alarms, access control, and VoIP audio.</p> <p>The mobiDEOS UCNE system enables legacy CCTV systems to be quickly and simply connected through the device and onto Immix for remote monitoring across many locations to a central monitoring interface. Central stations now have the ability to offer a consistent service to their dealers or end-customers regardless of the equipment onsite.</p> <p>Immix&reg; meets this challenge by integrating more than 450 different types of DVR, VMS and IP cameras into the single platform. By developing a partnership with SureView Immix&reg;, mobiDEOS can deliver almost any legacy video system through their UCNE to an Immix central station for remote monitoring....Security Essen presents over 40 market segments in 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga.15100.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga.15100.htmlEvents NewsWed, 10 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a> marks its 40th anniversary in 2014 as a global fair for security and fire protection technology. With more than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries taking up more than 85,000 square meters (914,932 square feet) of booth space, Security Essen honours pioneering companies in security innovation and highlights young companies with new solutions &ldquo;made in Germany.&rdquo; Security Essen 2014 will be held on September 23rd -26th.</p> <p>In 2014, Security Essen gathers more than 40 market segments under one roof for the first time &ndash; from mechanical security technology via fire protection and video surveillance to crime detection technology and counter-terrorism. Manufacturers for civil security technology from major industrial nations are represented in 2014. Security Forum educational sessions are held in Halls 5 and 7.</p> <p><a...Teleste’s new MoCA 2.0 products to be showcased at the International Broadcast Conference 2014 in Amsterdamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12244-ga-co-10488-ga.15080.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12244-ga-co-10488-ga.15080.htmlEvents NewsMon, 08 Sep 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>Teleste will showcase its new range of EoC devices, based on Entropic's latest MoCA 2.0 chipset design</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/teleste-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Teleste Corporation</a>, a leading provider of video and broadband technologies and services, has made the next big evolutionary step with MoCA&reg; (Multimedia over Coax Alliance) technology. Teleste is the first company in Europe to bring to market a whole new range of EoC (Ethernet over Coax)...MicroView "Surveillance made Simple" concept for 1 to 16 camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9559-ga-npr.15079.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9559-ga-npr.15079.htmlNew Product ReleasesSat, 06 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Video surveillance often associates with expensive hardware and software plus complicated and time demanding installations. The new MicroView "Surveillance made Simple"-concept completely breaks with this perception&nbsp;</p> <p>Video surveillance is a powerful weapon against all forms of vandalism, burglary, assault and theft. All surveys show that video surveillance effectively prevents incidents as well as facilitate police investigations.</p> <p>Therefore to make this powerful weapon easily accessible also to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) as well as to common households, MicroView has developed an extremely easy-to-use and price competitive surveillance concept. The MicroView solution can be configured from 1 up to 16 cameras, so it is very flexible, and it is extremely easy to install, based on a simple plug-and-play set-up, including both free VMS and an App solution for monitoring via smartphones and tablets.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>MicroView surveillance...Hikvision security solutions resolve demanding security hurdles at South African fast food restaurantshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga.15071.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga.15071.htmlApplications NewsFri, 05 Sep 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>Hikvision solutions have allowed franchise owners to better understand the day-to-day operations<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Throughout South Africa, international QSR (quick-service restaurants) brands are exploding. These quick-service restaurants (better known by their colloquial term: fast-food restaurants) find this explosion of business opportunity is also a wet pit of business danger. Jorge Marques of Buffken PTY Ltd., and a QSR On-Site IT Support Manager, notes: <em>"We do have tremendous business growth opportunity, but there are...Hikvision and Imperial Surveillance protect operations at Midwest Foodshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-12241-ga.15069.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-12241-ga.15069.htmlApplications NewsFri, 05 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 162px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Hikvision&rsquo;s 3MP turret network camera, 960H hybrid DVR, and 8ch 7608 Embedded NVR were installed at the facility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hikvision.html" class="blue_bold">Hikvision</a>, a worldwide leader in video surveillance products and solutions, partnered with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/imperial-surveillance-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Imperial Surveillance</a>, a full-service...Mirasys upgrades ONVIF status to Contributing Levelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1156-ga.15068.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1156-ga.15068.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 05 Sep 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>Mirasys uses ONVIF as a way of promoting compatibility of its products with other ONVIF supported products </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/mirasys-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Mirasys Ltd.</a>, one of the leading suppliers of open platform Video Management and Visual Intelligence Solutions, has upgraded its status in ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) from User to Contributing level.</p> <p>Mirasys has a long experience of providing solutions through customer specific projects. Instead of offering VMS software...Honeywell now provides IP Video kits for high-definition IP video upgradehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.15051.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.15051.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 03 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell is now offering bundled IP Video kits that give small to mid-size businesses a hassle-free option for upgrading to high definition IP video. The kits consist of Honeywell&rsquo;s new four-channel embedded NVR with four ball or four bullet style high definition IP cameras. These kits are affordable, easy to install and provide a complete end-to-end video surveillance solution.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The common problem for NVR systems is that they&rsquo;re too expensive and too difficult to install, so many organisations stick to what they know, which is the standard analog DVR system,&rdquo;</em> said Rick Koscinski, Honeywell Sales Manager. <em>&ldquo;Our Performance Series&rsquo; IP kits address those problems by providing a cost-effective, easy-to-install system that makes IP video a greater reality for organisations with cash-strapped budgets. It&rsquo;s as easy to set up as a DVR.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The simple, low-profile camera designs are ideal for tight spaces, and...Dallmeier expands Panomera® multifocal sensor technology series with ‘Baseline’, ‘Topline’ and ‘Nightline’http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.15050.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.15050.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 03 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The new Panomera&reg; lines differ primarily in light sensitivity and frame rate. Baseline, with a frame rate of 12.5 fps and a light sensitivity of 0.5 lux is an excellent choice for well-lit scenes. Topline, with a light sensitivity of 0.1 lux and a frame rate of 30 fps is an "all-round talent" for good to moderate illumination. Nightline, with a light sensitivity of 0.002 lux and a frame rate of 30 fps, is ideal even for night-time applications. Thus any situation at all can be mastered brilliantly, including those where lighting is poor.</p> <p>The models within the individual series differ by the number of sensors they have and thus by their aperture angle and the distance up to which persons can be recognised or identified.</p> <p>Despite the large variety, it is still easy to choose the most suitable Panomera&reg; model: As soon as the appropriate line has been selected on the basis of illumination, the right Panomera&reg; can quickly be found based on the expanse of the...Wavestore and Datasat partnership ensures remote viewing of video surveillance images via satellitehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12008-ga-co-1813-ga.15027.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12008-ga-co-1813-ga.15027.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 02 Sep 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>Datasat Communications has been delivering secure and reliable global networks to customers for over a quarter of a century</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/wavestore.html" class="blue_bold">Wavestore</a> is increasingly being specified for high security and mission critical projects which are in remote, hard to reach places. Wavestore&rsquo;s technology partnership with <a...All-in-one surveillance solution introduced by mobiDEOS Inc. for mobile and web remote monitoringhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4292-ga-npr.14919.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4292-ga-npr.14919.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 02 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>mobiDEOS Inc. introduces an all-in-one surveillance solution for mobile and web remote monitoring that cloud- and network-enables any DVR on the market, allowing customers to extend the lifetime of analogue surveillance systems while planting the seeds for a complete cloud and IP transition.</p> <p>The new hardware and software solution accelerates how enterprises, government agencies and other businesses and organisations transition to IP by transforming any analogue DVR&mdash;regardless of make or model&mdash;into an open, multiplatform solution for remote monitoring on mobile devices and on the web. UCNE&rsquo;s transitional, full-featured platform additionally incorporates live video playback, recorded video clips connected to motion detection and alerts, and redundant cloud-based storage.</p> <p>UCNE&mdash;an acronym for Universal Cloud and Network Enabler&mdash;also extends beyond the DVR, supporting motion detection, video loss and video blind alerts across CCTV...