SourceSecurity.com RSS - Video motion detectors news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Video motion detectors news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/video-motion-detectors.1.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT Sophisticated analytics of high-definition video security systems set to drive growth in surveillance markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/high-definition-video-security-systems-increasingly-co-13666-ga.19508.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/high-definition-video-security-systems-increasingly-co-13666-ga.19508.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 299px; ; width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" align="center"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Customers are looking for more than simple plug-and-play cameras. They want<br />good, high-definition cameras to protect their driveways, garages &amp; shops</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Surveillance and CCTV applications are poised for continued growth in 2016 and beyond as security dealers and their end-user customers turn to video technology for physical security, loss prevention and gathering data and intelligence to assist...Pelco by Schneider Optera panoramic, Spectra Enhanced PTZ cameras now compatible with Genetec Security Center, 5.3http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-schneider-optera-panoramic-spectra-enhanced-co-2566-ga-co-1286-ga-npr.19476.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-schneider-optera-panoramic-spectra-enhanced-co-2566-ga-co-1286-ga-npr.19476.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 25 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pelco by Schneider Electric recently announced that its Optera range of panoramic cameras as well as Spectra Enhanced high-speed PTZ domes are now compatible with the latest version of the Genetec, Inc. Security Center, 5.3 (SR3). This collaboration reflects Pelco&rsquo;s continuing commitment to provide fully integrated, robust solutions.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;This certification and integration gives our joint customers two more options for clear, state-of-the-art video images,&rdquo;</em> said Jonathan Lewit, Director of Business Application at Pelco by Schneider Electric. <em>&ldquo;These integrations provide security professionals with better situational awareness by leveraging the panomersive experience and the full analytics capabilities in both Optera and Spectra Enhanced cameras.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>Improved motion detection responses</strong></p> <p>In this suite, the new version of Security Center will benefit those with a need for improved motion detection...Big Data in the physical security market – an overlooked opportunity for end usershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/big-data-physical-security-market-overlooked-co-130-ga-co-13631-ga-sb.19454.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/big-data-physical-security-market-overlooked-co-130-ga-co-13631-ga-sb.19454.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 21 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Access control and video systems have always yielded a lot of data, although historically much of it has been stored on hard disk drives and later overwritten and/or dumped. A new trend is to compile that data over time, organise it, analyse it and then use it to provide insights into how the enterprise operates.</span> </strong></p> <p class="blue_bold"><span style="font-size: small;">Analysing data from different sources and departments</span></p> <p>It&rsquo;s part of a trend called Big Data, but so far its use in the physical security market has been limited. One company that has embraced the value of Big Data is Automation Integrated in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, which began as a building automation contractor and software developer. Currently employing 40 people, Automation Integration now does about a third of its business related to security integration, including implementation of data analytics tools for several customers.</p>...Siklu mmWave wireless radios deliver Wi-Fi backhaul and enable interference-free video surveillance at Vail’s ski resorthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-mmwave-wireless-radios-deliver-wi-co-3107-ga-co-13598-ga-co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-11876-ga.19337.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-mmwave-wireless-radios-deliver-wi-co-3107-ga-co-13598-ga-co-227-ga-co-1151-ga-co-11876-ga.19337.htmlApplications NewsFri, 08 Jan 2016 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>Siklu&rsquo;s mmWave Gbps radios extend fibre reach for the municipal network<br />at the resort</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Siklu Communication Inc., the global market leader in millimetre-wave radios, recently announced that its 60GHz and 70/80GHz wireless radios were deployed to enable gigabit wireless backhaul and to cost-effectively extend the town of Vail&rsquo;s underground fibre infrastructure for communication and surveillance.</p> <p><strong>Vail ski resort</strong></p> <p>One of the largest ski resorts in the world and a prime venue for...Bosch Security Systems certifies digital recording solution with AMAG Symmetry v80.1 access control systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-security-systems-certifies-digital-recording-co-130-ga-co-289-ga-npr.19329.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-security-systems-certifies-digital-recording-co-130-ga-co-289-ga-npr.19329.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 08 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology certified partner, Bosch Security Systems, certified its digital recording solutions with Symmetry&trade; v8.0.1 access control system. AMAG Technology is an integrated security provider of access control, video management and visitor management solutions. Symmetry products give customers a comprehensive end-to-end software platform so users can manage all their security needs while reducing risk and meeting industry compliance.&nbsp; AMAG Technology and Bosch cooperatively tested and certified this integration through AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry Preferred Partner Program.</p> <p><strong>Strengthening relations</strong></p> <p><em>&nbsp;&ldquo;Bosch&rsquo;s continued commitment to our Symmetry Preferred Partner Program ensures our joint customers that they will always have the most up-to-date technology available to them when they are ready to upgrade,&rdquo;</em> said AMAG Technology, Vice President of Product Marketing and Symmetry Preferred Program Manager, Dave...Videonet develops CitizenEyes app for video surveillance via smart phonehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/videonet-develops-citizeneyes-app-video-surveillance-co-8395-ga-npr.19270.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/videonet-develops-citizeneyes-app-video-surveillance-co-8395-ga-npr.19270.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 24 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Lars Ehlin, CEO of Videonet is very pleased with the development of Videoneteyes, a platform for the transfer, presentation and recording of live video from smart phones.</p> <p><em>"With this platform, we can revolutionise the safety of both companies and society at large. Using CitizenEyes, virtually all people can contribute to a safer society. All they need do is to download our free app. That means that they are prepared in case something happens that quickly needs to be documented"</em>, states Lars Ehlin.</p> <p><strong>Could save lives</strong></p> <p>The idea behind CitizenEyes is to enable all inhabitants of a region to download the app and thus be able to stream live HD video from accidents and incidents that they witness. CitizenEyes provides positioning and the selectable possibilities to present the transmitter EID to the operator and the ability to block the misuse of transmitters.</p> <p>Based on the filmed situation, the operator can determine which resources...Hikvision USA Value Plus IP video surveillance series launchedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-usa-ip-video-surveillance-series-co-12558-ga-npr.19251.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-usa-ip-video-surveillance-series-co-12558-ga-npr.19251.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision USA Inc., the North American leader in innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, is proud to announce the launch of their new Value Plus product line. This series of 2 MP and 4 MP indoor/outdoor cameras boasts the higher functionality typical to a professional line, yet maintains a cost effective price point. Features include Hikvision&rsquo;s Basic Smart Suite of video content analysis, exceptional wide dynamic range, and H.264+ compression.</p> <p><strong>Versatile form factors</strong></p> <p>Building on the success of their Value series, Hikvision created the Value Plus line to bring some of the innovation from their Smart series into the mainstream market.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The Value Plus line provides an unprecedented features-to-cost ratio for customers looking to benefit from high performing IP video surveillance,&rdquo;</em> explained Bob Germain, Director of Product Management for Hikvision USA.</p> <p>In vertical markets that...FLIR goes beyond core thermal camera technology with DVTEL acquisitionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/flir-core-thermal-camera-technology-dvtel-co-9665-ga-co-9756-ga-co-10173-ga-sb.19231.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/flir-core-thermal-camera-technology-dvtel-co-9665-ga-co-9756-ga-co-10173-ga-sb.19231.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 17 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>A major industry player is getting even bigger.</strong> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/flir-acquires-dvtel-$92-million-co-9665-ga-co-9756-ga.19104.html" class="blue_bold">FLIR&rsquo;s acquisition of DVTEL</a> <strong>will make FLIR a full-spectrum security systems provider, covering the consumer, SMB, Enterprise and large infrastructure segments of the market. The acquisition of DVTEL strengthens and broadens FLIR&rsquo;s Enterprise market segment, complementing the existing security product lineup by offering a new set of software-based video surveillance technologies.</strong></span><strong> </strong></p> <p>FLIR already has solutions at either end of the traditional Enterprise business &ndash; Consumer and Borders, as examples &ndash; and FLIR&rsquo;s existing solutions will be strengthened further with the addition of DVTEL&rsquo;s products, technologies, and development capabilities. <em>&ldquo;We believe this...Milestone video management software prevents theft at Italy’s TerniEnergia photovoltaic power stationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-video-management-software-prevents-theft-co-1151-ga.19197.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-video-management-software-prevents-theft-co-1151-ga.19197.htmlApplications NewsTue, 15 Dec 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 solution ensures operation without<br />unscheduled downtime, improving the<br />power plants&rsquo; service levels</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Losses and damages to Italy&rsquo;s TerniEnergia photovoltaic (solar) power stations that can cause fall-outs in their energy supply, have been reduced by 96 percent after a Milestone video management software (VMS) security solution was implemented. The solution also ensures operation without unscheduled downtime, improving the power plants&rsquo; service levels.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p>...Michael C. McDonagh appointed Securitas Director of Policing Developmenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/michael-mcdonagh-appointed-securitas-director-policing-co-7962-ga.19173.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/michael-mcdonagh-appointed-securitas-director-policing-co-7962-ga.19173.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 10 Dec 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>Michael will be responsible for building and strengthening the company's strategic partnerships</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Securitas has appointed a new Director of Policing Development who will be responsible for building and strengthening the company's strategic partnerships with leading crime prevention organisations.</p> <p>Dr Michael C. McDonagh, formerly a Detective Chief Superintendent with the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) and the Commanding Officer of its Counter Terrorism Protective Security Command, has been brought in to engage and build relationships with Police and...Increased interconnectivity of systems and technologies allows security integrators to become technology solutions engineershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/increased-interconnectivity-systems-technologies-security-integrators-co-1508-ga.19168.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/increased-interconnectivity-systems-technologies-security-integrators-co-1508-ga.19168.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 09 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; height: 299px;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The move to interconnectivity has also caused traditional capabilities of the installer<br />and integrator to morph<br /><br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>For many years, the physical security industry seemed at a standstill, maintaining the status quo. In recent years, it&rsquo;s become clear that change is a constant, effectively altering the landscape of the systems integration industry and all it encompasses.</strong></span></p> <p>In 2015, we continued...OnSSI receives Lenel factory certification under the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Programmehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/onssi-receives-lenel-factory-certification-lenel-co-1042-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.19161.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/onssi-receives-lenel-factory-certification-lenel-co-1042-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.19161.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 09 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>On-Net Surveillance Systems, Inc. (OnSSI) has received factory certification from Lenel under the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program. OnSSI&rsquo;s Ocularis version 5.1 video management software (VMS) now interfaces with the latest versions of Lenel OnGuard 2013 SP2 and OnGuard 7.0 SP1 to enable seamless functionality between the systems. This certification expands on OnSSI&rsquo;s previous interface with the OnGuard system and Ocularis, providing customers a more comprehensive and effective physical security system option.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Strengthening relations</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;OnSSI has completed required factory testing at Lenel to validate the functionality of its interface to the OnGuard 2013 and OnGuard 7.0 systems. This certification strengthens the existing relationship between these two technologies, allowing management of multiple cameras and event handling through the OnGuard system,&rdquo; </em>said Ross McKay, Director of Product Management,...OD Security to install 2 SOTER RS Through Body scanners in Kentucky County jailshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/od-security-install-2-soter-rs-co-1967-ga.19154.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/od-security-install-2-soter-rs-co-1967-ga.19154.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 09 Dec 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>Once operational these scanners will be able to check both clients, visitors and staff for contraband</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Netherlands based security manufacturer, OD Security announced that they have been awarded another contract to install 2 SOTER RS Through Body Scanners, this time in Kentucky County Jails.</p> <p><strong>Measures to prevent contraband</strong></p> <p>The contract is to supply 1 each SOTOR RS Through Body Scanners to Puleski County Detention Center and Boyle County Detention Center in Kentucky . Once operational these scanners will be...Imperial Capital reflects on the FLIR/DVTEL acquisition dealhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/imperial-capital-reflects-flir-dvtel-acquisition-co-227-ga-co-9665-ga-co-9756-ga-co-13527-ga-co-10173-ga-co-1151-ga.19125.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/imperial-capital-reflects-flir-dvtel-acquisition-co-227-ga-co-9665-ga-co-9756-ga-co-13527-ga-co-10173-ga-co-1151-ga.19125.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 02 Dec 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>Imperial Capital estimates DVTEL has revenues of $35 to $45 million, growing at well over 10 percent annually</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>On 30th November 2015, FLIR Systems announced it acquired DVTEL Inc., a provider of enterprise-class security and video surveillance solutions, for $92 million in cash. Commenting on the transaction, Imperial Capital views the announcement very positively.</p> <p>DVTEL is a leader in software and hardware technologies for advanced <a...AirLive IP video surveillance systems secure building comprising hotel and apartment in Santiago, Chilehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/airlive-ip-video-surveillance-systems-secure-co-8735-ga.19110.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/airlive-ip-video-surveillance-systems-secure-co-8735-ga.19110.htmlApplications NewsWed, 02 Dec 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>AirLive NVR 16 were installed with a continuous recording capacity exceeding 30 days</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Introduction- about the site</strong></p> <p>The KSA YOUR APARTMENT building located in the city of Santiago de Chile, a hotel and apartment lease, installed a surveillance system and monitoring based on AirLive cameras and equipment backed by a major network infrastructure. The hotel area ranges from the 1st floor to floor 7 and the remaining floors will be used to lease apartments to private individuals for residential...IHS report examines growth of body-worn video surveillance markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ihs-report-examines-growth-body-worn-co-9385-ga.19072.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ihs-report-examines-growth-body-worn-co-9385-ga.19072.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Nov 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>IHS expects third party storage of data from body-worn cameras to become the majority portion of this market</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The world market for body-worn video surveillance within law enforcement is growing. In 2014 IHS estimated the total world market for body-worn video surveillance equipment and service in law enforcement was worth $60 million. However, interestingly the service portion of the market will grow to become a larger proportion than the hardware market by 2019; this is according to recently published...Magenta Security strengthens relations with longstanding clientshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/magenta-security-strengthens-relations-longstanding-clients-co-9626-ga.19070.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/magenta-security-strengthens-relations-longstanding-clients-co-9626-ga.19070.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Nov 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>Magenta has announced that three longstanding clients have recently resigned contracts</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As one of the leading private security firms, Magenta Security Services has built a strong reputation based on creating long term partnerships with its clients.</p> <p><strong>Understanding client requirements</strong></p> <p>To demonstrate the strength of the partnerships, the security company has announced that three longstanding clients have recently resigned contracts. The Royal Parks has been working with Magenta since 2007, The Royal...PSIA releases test tool and implementation guide for PLAI specificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/psia-releases-test-tool-implementation-guide-co-7919-ga.19061.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/psia-releases-test-tool-implementation-guide-co-7919-ga.19061.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 24 Nov 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>PLAI synchronises physical and logical identity management and access control</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) has released the test tool for its Physical Logical Access Interoperability (PLAI) specification.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Reliable implementation and integration</strong></p> <p>PLAI has provided an open and effective solution for dynamic identity management, allowing employee identities and roles defined or revoked in an authoritative logical identity system;...The impact of smart video surveillance technology and analytics on home automation systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/impact-smart-video-surveillance-technology-analytics-co-9619-ga.19029.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/impact-smart-video-surveillance-technology-analytics-co-9619-ga.19029.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 19 Nov 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>Modern video analytics and surveillance technology has the capability to offer convenience to the connected homeowner</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>Modern home security systems have come of age with innovative technologies that enable homeowners to have complete control over every aspect of the system. MOBOTIX&rsquo;s Keith Jernigan Sr. and Hunter Fort explore the immense capabilities smart video surveillance technology to make a huge impact on the home automation systems by driving down energy costs as well as...Role of advanced security technologies in enhancing exhibits and visitor experience in museumshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/role-advanced-security-technologies-enhancing-exhibits.19027.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/role-advanced-security-technologies-enhancing-exhibits.19027.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 18 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>With every technological advance that can<br />benefit&nbsp;</strong><strong>museum management comes another<br />that may&nbsp;</strong><strong>assist thieves</strong>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>When protecting art treasures, the first instinct for many security professionals may well be to look at recent advances in technology. Hasn&rsquo;t the advent of IP-addressable devices provided sufficient tools to protect art exhibits from theft in a discreet manner? Apparently not, and entrenched attitudes abound among curators. Consultants who so much as mention RFID tagging in a museum...