SourceSecurity.com RSS - Telemetry transmitters and controllers news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Telemetry transmitters and controllers news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/telemetry-transmitters-and-controllers.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT Panasonic surveillance cameras installed at whg in West Midlandshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16583.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16583.htmlApplications NewsThu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>This security solutions saves the whg Security Team from manually patrolling through the hundreds of cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Formed in 2003, whg is one of the West Midlands&rsquo; leading providers of social housing. The group owns and manages around 19,000 properties across Walsall, housing nearly 40,000 people, a fifth of the borough&rsquo;s population.</p> <p>whg Technical Specialist, Paul Martin, said, <em>&ldquo;Before the surveillance system was installed, we relied on foot patrols to monitor the blocks every...Networking basics for security professionals: Transmission limitationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16552.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16552.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 16 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 199px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Transmission of video and PoE power for IP <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-cameras.html" class="blue_bold">security cameras</a> over infrastructures can be confusing. Network infrastructures are designed using twisted pair cabling that we refer to as CAT (short for Category) cable, also referred to as UTP (Unshielded Twisted Pair). <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Security systems</a>, coming from an analogue environment, have historically transmitted over coax cable, and with the use adaptors...US electric grid: Impact of catastrophic eventshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16551.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16551.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 16 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 194px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The number-one cause of most power outages in the U.S. is bad weather</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>What does the industry consider to be its most severe threats the U.S. electric grid? There is no shortage of nightmare scenarios.</p> <p>According to the Department of Energy, the number-one cause of most power outages in the U.S. is <strong>bad weather</strong>, which costs the economy between $18 billion and $33 billion every year in lost output and wages, spoiled inventory, delayed production and...Networking basics for security professionals: Network switch bandwidth limitationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.16478.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.16478.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 06 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 145px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Any part of a transmission infrastructure has a dramatic impact on system performance</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>We often view network switches as transparent transmission products. What goes in comes out. In reality, nothing is further from the truth. In this article, Neil Heller - Vice President, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/vigitron-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Vigitron, Inc.</a> highlights that any part of a transmission infrastructure has a dramatic impact on transmission...Opengear debuts advanced Failover to Cellular (F2C) platform at Cisco Live 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-8019-ga.16457.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-8019-ga.16457.htmlEvents NewsThu, 05 Feb 2015 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"> <p><strong>The Smart OOB&trade; platform includes a new F2C feature that ensures uninterrupted connectivity for remote networks during primary WAN downtime</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/opengear.html" class="blue_bold">Opengear</a>, (Cisco Live Milan, stand E44) will offer the first European public demonstration of its Smart OOB&trade; platform including a new Failover to Cellular&trade; (F2C) feature that ensures uninterrupted connectivity for remote networks...Moxa Americas Inc. provides ioPAC 8500 series of RTU controllers to monitor tram line in Suzhou, Chinahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.16454.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.16454.htmlApplications NewsThu, 05 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 216px; height: 309px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Moxa's ioPAC 8500 series of rugged, modular RTU controllers are an important part of the system</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The capacities of the new tram line in Suzhou City, China, which is 18 kilometres long and includes 27 controlled points (crossovers) needed to be lifted to the highest level of modern standards. Therefore, for design and deployment, the operator turned to Bombardier, who are well-known for their experience in signalling installation.</p> <p>The system was designed for controlling up to 200 routes, a route being...VuWall to demonstrate new series of VuWall2 version 2.5 at ISE in Amsterdamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11560-ga.16452.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11560-ga.16452.htmlEvents NewsThu, 05 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>This latest release is designed to address the needs of markets including security and control room, presentation and digital signage</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vuwall-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">VuWall Technology</a> announces its participation at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/integrated-systems-europe-2015.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ISE</span></a> on February 10-12, 2015 in Amsterdam RAI, NL with its new series of products based on VuWall2 version 2.5.</p>...Winsted expands size of UK operations following increase in export saleshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1840-ga.16424.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1840-ga.16424.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 04 Feb 2015 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"> <p><strong>The new facility will facilitate more stock holding of standard product lines, but also allow for a controlled growth programme</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Leading control room furniture manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/winsted-limited.html" class="blue_bold">Winsted</a> recently has announced their move to new premises.</p> <p>Increase in export sales with high profile project wins &ndash; with organisation such as Yokogawa, Samsung, Google, HP and HSBC &ndash; have led the company to expand the size of its...Schneider Electric ranks 9th in 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the Worldhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3188-ga.16360.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3188-ga.16360.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 28 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"> <p><strong>On a daily basis, Schneider Electric seeks to prove that economic, environmental and social interests are convergent</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/schneider-electric-limited.html" class="blue_bold">Schneider Electric</a> announces it ranks 9th in the 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ("Global 100") Index. The index has been released by Corporate Knights, the Toronto-based media and investment advisory company, on January 21.</p> <p>Companies...Matrox integrates Avio F120 fiber-optic KVM extenders with Portalis pro-xi workstation integratorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga-npr.16315.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga-npr.16315.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Matrox&reg; Graphics and Portalis&reg; recently announced that Matrox Avio&trade; F120 fiber-optic KVM extenders have been validated for use with the Portalis pro-xi&reg; workstation integrator to provide high-performance monitoring, switching, extension and interaction for control room environments.</p> <p>A pro-xi workstation integrator includes KVM switch and multiviewer capabilities enabling an operator to monitor and instantly access multiple computer systems from a dual-display console with a single keyboard and mouse. Avio extends the dual-video output, keyboard and mouse of pro-xi up to 10 km (6.2 mi) with zero compression and zero latency so the pro-xi system can be placed at a distance from its operator, allowing for optimal accessibility, security and performance. Avio can also be used to connect remote workstations to the pro-xi unit. Cascading multiple pro-xi units combined with Avio extenders enables an operator to preview and control up to 32 dual-head systems...Vicon appoints Jennifer Hones as National Distribution Program Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga-co-2060-ga.16276.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga-co-2060-ga.16276.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 21 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>In this new role, Jennifer will create, implement and manage new distribution programs and channel development</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/vicon-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vicon Industries, Inc.</a>(&ldquo;Vicon&rdquo;), a leading manufacturer of video surveillance equipment, is pleased to announce that as part of our new strategic direction towards establishing a two-tier sales distribution model, Jennifer Hones has joined Vicon as National Distribution Program Manager.</p> <p>Jennifer brings successful project and partnership program...Virtual machines in the world of Video Management Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.16064.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1756-ga.16064.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 06 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The solutions offered today in the field of server virtualisation seem to be a natural fit for the evolution of security systems from analogue to IP</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><strong>The video surveillance industry has been transitioning from analogue to <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/ip-video-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">IP-based systems</a> over the last several years, and it is clear that this trend will continue. In light of this, it is apparent that taking advantage of the advancements in the IT world for use in security system design is the next logical step. In this...AD Group recruits Usmon Khadim and Matthew Flaherty as Product Managershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-57-ga-co-58-ga-co-2249-ga-co-541-ga-co-12184-ga-co-1383-ga.16132.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-57-ga-co-58-ga-co-2249-ga-co-541-ga-co-12184-ga-co-1383-ga.16132.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 05 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>Matthew and Usmon will be managing the product lines of Dedicated Micros</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Usmon Khadim, holds a masters in Management Information Systems: Change and Development from the University of Manchester, joins Matthew Flaherty an Operations Management graduate from Lancaster University.</p> <p>Usmon and Matthew will initially help support a number of product management programmes as part of their training and development. The roles will grow to manage the complete product life cycle and ensure <a...Matrox to exhibit new C-Series multi-display graphics cards and Matrox Mura MPX video wall controller boards at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga.15997.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga.15997.htmlEvents NewsMon, 15 Dec 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 attendees are invited to see how the latest Matrox products can be used to capture and display video and data in fire and rescue</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> At <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec 2015</a> (Dubai, Jan. 18&ndash;20) <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrox-graphics-inc.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">Matrox&reg; Graphics </span></a>will demonstrate new Matrox C-Series&trade; multi-display...AMG welcomes Andrew Pigram as Sales and Marketing Directorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga-co-1233-ga.15794.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga-co-1233-ga.15794.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Nov 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>AMG manufactures CCTV transmission solutions and 5 megapixel cameras</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amg-systems.html" class="blue_bold">AMG</a>, the British manufacturer of CCTV transmission solutions and sophisticated 5 Megapixel cameras, announces that Andrew Pigram has joined to company as Sales and Marketing Director. In addition and&nbsp; as part of the company&rsquo;s drive into new industry sectors - Sara Bullock takes up a new position as Business Development...SilverNet appoints Distrimedia as distributor of wireless networking range in Francehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3248-ga.15535.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3248-ga.15535.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 24 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Keith Newton said the agreement will</strong><br /><strong>help SilverNet build a pan-European</strong><br /><strong>presence</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/silvernet.html" class="blue_bold">SilverNet</a> has appointed communication solutions specialist Distrimedia to distribute its wireless networking range in France.</p> <p><em>"Following on from the success achieved over recent years in the UK, SilverNet is looking to develop a strong pan-European presence and we fully appreciate that in order to do so, we need to work with business partners who understand local market requirements in...Matrox Graphics to showcase C-Series multi-display graphics cards at Sicurezza 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-9825-ga-co-1151-ga.15441.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-9825-ga-co-1151-ga.15441.htmlEvents NewsThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 131px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Matrox C-Series multi-display graphics cards deliver outstanding performance, stability, and usability to power VMS</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrox-graphics-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Matrox&reg; Graphics Inc.</a> will publically present new C-Series multi-display graphics cards for the first time in Italy at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/sicurezza-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Sicurezza 2014</a> (Fiera Milano, Nov....ComNet introduces RLFDX Series of substation-rated fibre optic and TTL Logic Data Link/Repeaterhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10516-ga-npr.15186.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10516-ga-npr.15186.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 03 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>ComNet, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, a USA-based manufacturer of fibre optic transmission and networking equipment, has further expanded the Reliance line by introducing the RLFDX Series of substation-rated fibre optic RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 2/4 Wire, &amp; TTL Logic Data Link/Repeater. The ComNet Reliance RLFDX Series of products are made in the USA and are a direct replacement for the Garrettcom/Dymec5800 series of serial data over optical fibre products. The Reliance RLFDX products can be used wherever those products were previously used.</p> <p>The ComNet Reliance RLFDX links are used in electric utility substations and switchyards, manufacturing plants, roadside/trackside equipment installations and other severe-duty conditions are encountered. The main benefit the RLFDX series provides is to extend transmission distances optically and these products can transmit serial data up to 30Km. A secondary benefit is a high level of electrical isolation as well...Seagate releases surveillance hard disk drive featuring Rescueâ„¢ serviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-12300-ga-co-3811-ga-co-7870-ga-npr.15326.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-12300-ga-co-3811-ga-co-7870-ga-npr.15326.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 30 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Seagate Technology plc, a world leader in storage solutions, recently took the wraps off the industry&rsquo;s first dedicated surveillance hard disk drive (HDD) featuring Seagate Rescue&trade; services &mdash; the Seagate&reg; Surveillance HDD. Engineered specifically for surveillance and video analytics applications, the Surveillance HDD is a world-class drive that employs data recovery services designed to restore data from malice or accidental failure, keeping systems in the field longer and reducing post deployment expenses.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Over 413 petabytes of data were produced in just one day by video surveillance cameras installed worldwide in 2013 &mdash; that&rsquo;s 150,000 petabytes of data every year, most of which are stored on high-capacity surveillance systems for archive or video analytics purposes,&rdquo;</em> said Scott Horn, Seagate vice president of marketing. <em>&ldquo;That data is invaluable to the user to either meet industry regulations or leverage...3xLOGIC announces Wendi Burke as its new Senior Director of Marketinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-co-12275-ga-co-2060-ga-co-12274-ga.15184.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5589-ga-co-12275-ga-co-2060-ga-co-12274-ga.15184.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 22 Sep 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>Burke brings over 20 years of experience in the electronics and security industry to 3xLOGIC</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 Wendi Burke has been appointed as the company&rsquo;s Senior Director of Marketing. Based out of the Westminster corporate headquarters, Burke has been tasked with building a structured marketing organisation and marketing strategy, utilising web-based tools,...