SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV camera lenses news SourceSecurity.com RSS - CCTV camera lenses news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/lenses.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT Mayflex launches new electronic security product guidehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13837.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13837.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Apr 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 new guide is packed with solutions from Mayflex security vendors to suit a vast range of IP security applications<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions including cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions has launched its new security product guide. The guide features products from the key Mayflex security vendors. The...Mayflex recruits new warehouse and internal sales team members for ongoing positive growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13836.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13836.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Apr 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>Additions have been made to the warehouse management team and internal sales teams </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions including cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions has taken on a number of new recruits to help the company continue to grow. Additions have been made to the warehouse management team and across a number of the internal sales teams....Arecont Vision honoured by ADI as 2013 Vendor of the Year in the USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2487-ga-co-3107-ga.13787.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2487-ga-co-3107-ga.13787.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 16 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 8px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Arecont Vision earned high marks from ADI for their sales and marketing support, provided to both ADI and to dealers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision</a>, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, has been honoured by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adi-global-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">ADI</a> as their 2013 Vendor of the Year in the USA. The award recognises...Dahua’s DH-IPC-HF5281 wins the IP Camera Excellence Award at Secutech Taipei 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-6300-ga.13687.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-6300-ga.13687.htmlEvents NewsMon, 07 Apr 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>Dahua's DH-IPC-HF5281 ultra-low light network box camera is able to capture 1920 x 1080 resolution video at 60fps</strong></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 announced that its network camera &mdash; DH-IPC-HF5281 won &ldquo;IP Camera Excellence Award&rdquo; at <a...Where's the Danger in “Scanning Kids?”http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.13591.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.13591.htmlSecurity BeatSun, 06 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<strong><em>&ldquo;These are children. There is no reason to scan a kid. Just because the government can do this is no reason the government should be doing this.&rdquo;</em></strong> <p>The impassioned argument, quoted by <em>The Florida Current</em>, comes from a Florida state legislator who introduced a bill aimed at stopping public school systems from collecting biometric data on children. The ominous-sounding practice actually has a practical side &ndash; use of a fingerprint or palm scan can enable a school system to get thousands of students through a lunch line in a short period of time. The schools have found a quick fingerprint scan is faster, and more secure, than use of an identity card or PIN number. The system has been used in 83 schools for several years in one district and reflects an investment of $300,000, according to the newspaper. The system could also be used to identify parents, employees and volunteers, which could help to prevent strangers from sneaking...Arecont Vision introduces its SurroundVideo Omni cameras at ISC WEST 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3194-ga.13730.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3194-ga.13730.htmlEvents NewsWed, 02 Apr 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"> <p><strong>Arecont Vision&rsquo;s SurroundVideo Omni cameras feature WDR of up to 100dB at full resolution to maximise image detail</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision</a>, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announced here at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West 2014</a> the first units of the company&rsquo;s innovative <a...Arecont Vision announces expansion of its MegaBall 2 camera series at ISC West 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3415-ga-co-3194-ga.13723.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3415-ga-co-3194-ga.13723.htmlEvents NewsWed, 02 Apr 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>The new MegaBall 2 Panomorph is a 5-megapixel camera in tamper resistant housing</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision</a>&reg;, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the latest addition to the company&rsquo;s MegaBall 2 camera series that delivers wide area coverage with extreme cost-efficiency at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2014.html"...VIVOTEK wins IP Camera Excellence Award at Secutech Taipei 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga-co-1795-ga.13530.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga-co-1795-ga.13530.htmlEvents NewsWed, 26 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 223px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" align="center" valign="top"><strong>VIVOTEK has won the Camera Excellence Award at Secutech Taipei for the past four consecutive years</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a class="blue_bold" href="/companies/enhanced-company-listing/vivotek.html">VIVOTEK</a> is honoured to announce its achievement in &ldquo;IP Camera Excellence Award " at <a class="blue_bold" href="/events/enhanced-event-listing/secutech-international-2014.html">Secutech Taipei 2014</a>, the international exhibition and conference for electronic security, info security, fire, and safety held in the Taipei from the 19th to the 21st of March, 2014. VIVOTEK has won the Camera Excellence...Hikvision introduces its ultra low-light DS-2CD6026FHWD DarkFighter network camerahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-npr.13487.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-co-8173-ga-co-7919-ga-npr.13487.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 20 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision is setting new standards for ultra low-light surveillance with the launch of the DS-2CD6026FHWD DarkFighter network camera. This cutting-edge camera utilises Hikvision&rsquo;s industry-leading, ultra low-light MP lens and is designed specifically to capture sharp colour and monochrome images in extreme, low-light conditions. The result is crystal-clear colour images down to 0.002 Lux and B/W to 0.0002 Lux.</p> <p>The DarkFighter&rsquo;s ultra low-light performance delivers full colour images day and night that would defeat conventional monochrome IP cameras and competing low-light cameras. As well as opening up new opportunities for 24-hour CCTV surveillance, it is the ideal replacement for conventional network cameras.</p> <p><strong>Superior image delivery </strong></p> <p>The DarkFighter camera features a two-megapixel, 1/2 inch progressive scan CMOS image sensor. Together with a 120dB WDR (wide dynamic range) and Hikvision&rsquo;s 3D DNR (Digital Noise Reduction)...RIVA launches newly designed, structured and informative websitehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8698-ga.13456.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8698-ga.13456.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 19 Mar 2014 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>The new category &ldquo;<em>Vertical Markets</em>&rdquo; gives an overview of application areas of RIVA&reg; cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> As of recently, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/riva.html" class="blue_bold">RIVA</a>&reg; website comes with a new design and is more structured and informative through many new features. The new category &ldquo;<em>Vertical Markets</em>&rdquo; gives an overview of application areas of RIVA&reg; cameras and...EUNIR Systems unveils new EB Series of thermal IP and analogue camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8184-ga-co-1286-ga-co-8706-ga-npr.13425.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8184-ga-co-1286-ga-co-8706-ga-npr.13425.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 17 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>EUNIR Systems is pleased to be introducing their new Thermal security cameras the EB series. The EB series is based on two options IP and analogue versions.</p> <p>The IP version which is ONVIF II and incorporates POE functions to ensure ease of integrations into IP environments with other 3<sup>rd</sup> party products and technology.</p> <p>The analogue version addressed the legacy environments with simple plug and play integration capabilities.</p> <p>Both version offer many features and benefits such as full Pelco P/D protocols, our unique energy tracking, energy monitoring with alarm functions, this allows for automated detection and tracking of heat (energy) sources.</p> <p>With option for on-board analytics to set up virtual trip wires and intrusion zones to offer the additional benefit of automated alarming based on detection and tracking of threats and added with the energy alarm it is by far one of the most advanced thermal security cameras.</p> <p>With a user...Mayflex staff to walk 23 miles to raise money for Alzheimer’s Societyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13422.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13422.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 13 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 237px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Mayflex intends to raise money for research in Alzheimer's and Vascular Dementia</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p align="left">A team of 8 staff from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions including cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions, will be taking on a challenge to walk a 23 mile stretch of Hadrian&rsquo;s Wall to raise money for the Alzheimer&rsquo;s Society.</p> <p>The challenge takes place on Saturday 2<sup>nd</sup> August 2014 and sets off from...Hikvision introduces DS-2CD64 series of miniature-sized IP camerashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-npr.13411.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3425-ga-npr.13411.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 12 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision is proud to introduce its series of miniature-sized IP cameras: the DS-2CD64 series. This new mini series provides both flexibility and ease of installation - especially in areas of very limited space - and makes it ideal for discreet surveillance applications (such as ATMs, access control, and upscale retail locations, among others).</p> <p>As the overall HD IP surveillance market continues to boom, IP adoption in vertical markets has taken on even more importance by seeking out products that meet the specialised requirements for every vertical market. Hikvision's DS-2CD64 series covert camera is designed with this vertical market concept in mind.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;This series is comprised of a palm-sized main unit and thumb-sized lens unit. This small size allows the camera to easily blend into a variety of environments where space may be an issue, or where an intrusive-looking conventional camera adversely affects the desired environment of the location....huperLab NVR supports panoramic and fisheye camera dewarping for IP surveillancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2590-ga-npr.13386.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2590-ga-npr.13386.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 10 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Huper Laboratories (known as <strong>huperLab</strong>), a leading developer of intelligent video surveillance system, and a technology innovator on 2D &amp; 3D video analytics, video/audio codecs and streaming technologies, highlights its huperLab NVR now supports panoramic and fisheye camera de-warping function to cover wide angle surveillance with situational awareness.</p> <p>The captured original video from any panoramic/fisheye cameras allows flexible 360&deg; full panoramic view or 180&deg;dual view, and quad view for display and playback* from the same video source. For both original view and de-warped video modes, users can utilise the intuitive ePTZ control to easily pan, tilt and zoom on selected areas to focus on a region of interest (ROI) with multiple angles and scenes for no blind spots. And the recorded videos can greatly be further analysed and authenticated if required.</p> <p>As equipped with panoramic/fisheye function, ideally applying for shopping mall,...Theia to display its latest varifocal lenses at ISC West 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3046-ga.13343.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3046-ga.13343.htmlEvents NewsWed, 05 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 202px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new lens allows C mount camera users in security and broadcast markets more flexibility<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/theia-technologies-llc.html" class="blue_bold">Theia</a> has leveraged its patented, award winning Linear Optical Technology&reg; platform to offer optical distortion correction in its new ML183M, the C mount version of its popular SL183 varifocal lens. The new lens will allow C mount camera users in the machine...ACTi introduces B41 5 megapixel zoom bullet camera with Adaptive IR LED technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2097-ga-npr.13318.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2097-ga-npr.13318.htmlNew Product ReleasesSun, 02 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>ACTi&rsquo;s latest Zoom Bullet, B41, is brilliantly designed for installation in various applications such as building entrances, loading docks, warehouses, production lines, or parking lots. For one example, it can be installed in a warehouse to monitor employees&rsquo; working conditions, compliance, or product movements during both day and night. With its 5-Megapixel resolution, one can capture video evidence clearly without losing picture details when zooming in, ensuring the highest quality evidence.</p> <p>Another key benefit of this camera is that it comes with 12x Zoom lens and auto focus. So it gives the flexibility to monitor the scene in wider view; or perhaps to zoom in to see a suspicious item or check if products are shelved correctly in a warehouse that is 150 meters away. ACTi Focus Technology allows the lens to zoom and focus faster and more accurately than would be possible with a manual/remote focus system.</p> <p>Moreover, the video evidence during night...Dahua’s network camera DH-HFW5200C passes UL-2802 standard for camera image qualityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-npr.13200.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-npr.13200.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 20 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer and solution provider of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China, announced recently that its latest network camera DH-HFW5200C becomes one of the first that passes UL-2802 (Performance Testing Standard for Camera Image Quality) certification in the industry and helps you better protected.</p> <p>Underwriters Laboratories (UL) launched UL-2802 which is the newest digital-camera performance standard, defining a method to determine video camera digital image quality ratings through a series of performance tests. Cameras are rated on the following parameters: image resolution; distortion; relative illumination; dynamic range; maximum frame rate; gray level; sensitivity; bad pixel count and veiling glare.</p> <p>DH-HFW5200C, being a part of Dahua Eco-Savvy series, presents an outstanding performance as it achieves quite high scores during testing, three tests results (Relative Illumination / Dynamic Range / Bad...Brickcom’s IP surveillance systems enhances security at one of the most famous shopping malls in Chilehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-co-3415-ga.13171.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-co-3415-ga.13171.htmlApplications NewsTue, 18 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 214px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Brickcom&rsquo;s IP cameras specialise in night vision capability to provide outstanding video quality at night</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Paseo Arauco Estaci&oacute;n is one of the most famous shopping malls in Chile. Located at San Borja Bus Station (the biggest Bus station in Chile) and close to Estaci&oacute;n Alameda (the only railway station in Santiago after the closure of Estaci&oacute;n Mapocho), Paseo Arauco Estaci&oacute;n boasts its popularity with over 48 million visits a year, or 131,500 visits each day on...Aditya announces availability of Dahua High Definition Composite Video Interface range in Indiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5819-ga-co-4261-ga.13069.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5819-ga-co-4261-ga.13069.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 11 Feb 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 Dahua HDCVI range commits to redefine analogue surveillance by providing HD video transmission over co-axial cable</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/aditya-infotech-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Aditya Infotech Ltd</a>., announced the availability of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua</a> HDCVI (High Definition Composite Video Interface) range, comprising wide range of analogue cameras and Digital Video Recorders, in India. The Dahua HDCVI range...Theia Technologies receives ISO 9001:2008 certification to the ISO9001 standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3046-ga-npr.13021.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3046-ga-npr.13021.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 04 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 129px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The registration was effective January 23, 2014 and is valid through January 22, 2017</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Following an audit by UL DQS Inc. (Underwriters Laboratory) <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/theia-technologies-llc.html" class="blue_bold">Theia Technologies</a> received ISO 9001:2008 certification to the ISO9001 standard. The registration was effective January 23, 2014 and is valid through January 22, 2017. The registration scope includes the design, manufacture and sales of optical lenses. According to Jeff Gohman,...