SourceSecurity.com RSS - Video servers (IP transmission) news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Video servers (IP transmission) news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/video-servers.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT Orion Series from BCDVideo and OnSSI provides complete software & hardware appliance for security integratorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.18469.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.18469.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>BCDVideo (Northbrook, IL) and On-Net Surveillance Synstems (OnSSI) (Pearl River, NY) have partnered together to provide a complete software and hardware appliance for security integrators. The BCDVideo Orion Series will provide a complete catalog of turn-key solutions, all pre-loaded with Ocularis 5.0 - Professional.</p> <p><em>"By embedding Ocularis Professional in BCDVideo's Orion Series products, we are providing a complete hardware and software package to meet the needs of various applications and environments,"</em> said Ken LaMarca, OnSSI Vice President of Sales and Marketing. <em>&ldquo;The solution is scalable and simple to configure and use, making it the right choice for standalone and multi-site applications."</em></p> <p>The Orion Series includes 23 different video recorder server models built on a platform consisting of desktop, tower, and rack mount solutions. These systems are scalable from four to sixty-four cameras with up to 48TB of raw video storage capacity....Redvision software development kit (SDK) integration with Veracity COLDSTOREhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3329-ga-co-9252-ga-npr.18418.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3329-ga-co-9252-ga-npr.18418.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 26 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Redvision's Full HD RV30&trade; is now fully integrated with a VMS system which exploits Veracity's COLDSTORE&trade;, the world's only storage system designed specifically for digital video surveillance.</p> <p>Veracity, the speciality manufacturer of video surveillance transmission, storage and display products, used Redvision's newly released software development kit (SDK) to enable the integration.</p> <p>Kingsley Greenman, Director of Technical Projects at Veracity UK, explains, <em>"The COLDSTORE-partnered VMS initially controlled Redvision's RV30 IP rugged dome using the universal ONVIF protocol, which worked immediately with no additional development. However, Redvision's Firmware and SDK package allowed us to take full advantage of more advanced functionality.</em></p> <p><strong>Veracity and Redvision pro-actively work together</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;Veracity and Redvision are both successful in local authority and public space applications.&nbsp; The integration has...Hikvision projects customer-focused growth strategy in security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-sb.18380.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12558-ga-sb.18380.htmlSecurity BeatMon, 24 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Having leapt to the top of market share reports mostly selling inexpensive cameras, Hikvision USA is now making an aggressive play for large systems business at the top end of the market. Jeffrey He, President of Hikvision USA and Hikvision Canada, acknowledges that much of the company&rsquo;s success to date has been in the low- to mid-sized systems market based on the &ldquo;value proposition&rdquo; of Hikvision&rsquo;s inexpensive cameras. However, to succeed in the North American market, the Chinese giant has to compete head-to-head against the other large, brand-named camera companies &ndash; at every level of the market based on service and product quality.</p> <p>In fact, pursuing the so-called &ldquo;project business&rdquo; &ndash; the large enterprise systems with hundreds or thousands of cameras &ndash; is where Hikvision can reach its next level of success, says Mr. He. <em>&ldquo;Hikvision came into the market on the low end, but now we&rsquo;re establishing the...AMG welcomes Ian Creary as Sales and Technical Support Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga.18394.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-141-ga.18394.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 21 Aug 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"> <p><strong>Ian&rsquo;s depth of knowledge will drive forward the customer service initiative</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>AMG, the British manufacturer of CCTV transmission solutions and sophisticated 5 Megapixel cameras, announces that Ian Creary has joined the company as Sales and Technical Support Manager.</p> <p>Founder and MD of AMG Systems, Alan Hayes, says<em>, &ldquo;AMG&rsquo;s technology is very innovative and we have unique expert knowhow and track record within the Security &amp; Transport sectors. Our focus...WavestoreUSA NS1 video storage and management server for security dealer markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10112-ga-npr.18269.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10112-ga-npr.18269.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 03 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>WavestoreUSA, a world class innovator in open platform digital Video Storage and Management Systems, announces the new release of the NS1 Video Storage and Management Server, a revolutionary new product geared specifically to the Commercial and Residential Security Dealer market. The highly reliable NS1 delivers quality video performance enhancements, along with security integration capabilities and optimisations for video analytics and management in a very low cost, extremely easy to use and ultra-compact digital video recording device.</p> <p><strong>Integration with leading video camera models</strong></p> <p>The perfect solution for either on-premise, mobile or perimeter video surveillance and monitoring applications, the easy to install and operate NS1 Server, supports up to 16 IP cameras with a choice of H.264, MxPEG, MPEG-4, and MJPEG compression, and provides 2 TB of recording storage. Audio recording is also supported.</p> <p>The NS1 Servers come preloaded with the...OT Systems offers SFP media converters for high-density fibre link connectionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-npr.18263.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-npr.18263.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>With security applications demanding more IP surveillance systems, installers frequently use fibre media converters to extend the 100m Ethernet distance, increasing it up to tens of Km.</p> <p>OT Systems now offers the full-range of industrial rack-mount multi-channel SFP media converters for high-density fibre link connections. The ET8181/ET161161 is designed to provide the flexibility of connecting 8/16 channels of 10/100 Mbps IP devices and the ET8282/ET162162 is designed to connect 8/16 channels of 10/100/1000 Mbps IP devices,offering different types of fiber links (single-mode/multi-mode, 1/2 core) and extending the transmission distance up to 20Km.</p> <p><strong>Support 8/16 channel fiber links</strong></p> <p>The multi-channel media converters support 8/16 channel fibre links in a compact 1U chassis, compatible with a standard 19&rdquo; rack cabinet suitable for control room use. The single AC-power input eliminates the use of multiple power supplies, reducing...Electronic security specialist, Altronix appoints Amelia Agromayor as Sales and Marketing Coordinatorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-6170-ga-co-13186-ga.18203.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-6170-ga-co-13186-ga.18203.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 23 Jul 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 her new role, Ms. Agromayor will collaborate with Altronix team on current and future marketing initiatives</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/altronix.html" class="blue_bold">Altronix</a> recently appointed Amelia Agromayor to the position of Sales and Marketing Coordinator to assist in managing and supporting the company&rsquo;s continually expanding marketing, advertising and internal sales-related activities.</p> <p>Ms. Agromayor joins Altronix with a...OT Systems’ unmanaged PoE Ethernet switch series for surveillance applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-npr.18164.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-npr.18164.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 20 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Power over Ethernet (PoE) enabled IP cameras or other IP devices are rapidly becoming industry standard in the security market due to their simple installation and cost savings.</p> <p>The PoE technology allows the IP data and power to be delivered over the same UTP cable. The IP cameras or devices don't need an additional AC power point. They can be placed in virtually any location, such as ceilings, without requiring a power-point at the location. It eliminates the need for additional and often expensive power cables and conduits, resulting in system cost savings. The PoE feature allows installers to create a centralized-power design for the surveillance system using PoE enabled IP cameras and devices.</p> <p>To utilise the many PoE advantages, OTS now offers a complete and comprehensive series of unmanaged PoE Ethernet switches. The unmanaged switch provides a simple, plug-and-play installation without user configuration. Depending on the models, the series offers 30W power...Dallmeier DVS 800 IPS video analysis appliance complete entry-level analysis portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.18134.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.18134.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 15 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>The DVS 800 IPS completes Dallmeier's entry-level analysis portfolio. The video appliance supports the analysis of up to four IP video channels and the recording of up to eight IP video channels.</p> <p><strong>A compact SEDOR&reg; video analysis server appliance</strong></p> <p>The DVS 800 IPS is a compact and versatile SEDOR&reg; video analysis server appliance. The proven platform of VideoNetBox&reg; II is used as hardware. The SEDOR&reg; Analysis Server software for analysis as well as the Smavia Recording Server software for recording are already installed ex works. The DVS 800 IPS supports the analysis of up to four IP video channels and the recording of up to eight IP video channels.</p> <p>Both the analysis and the recording software can be configured easily with a browser via Ethernet.</p> <p>The Smavia Viewing Client is available for evaluation of the recordings. In addition to the fast and intuitive display of live views the client software supports sophisticated...Geutebruck GeViScope and GeViStore video management systems secure Florida school districthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-750-ga-co-8620-ga.18124.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-750-ga-co-8620-ga.18124.htmlApplications NewsTue, 14 Jul 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>GeViScope and GeViStore video management systems were put into use with the existing analogue and IP cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The challenge</strong></p> <p>It was a sunny morning when Mick Miller got up to get ready for work at a large school. He had a great weekend and he was looking forward to the day. Work at the school was fun. However, shortly after, his good mood was ruined: When he reached the school grounds, he saw with dismay that large areas of the facade of the building and...Geutebruck upgrades its G-Scope/8000 Expert Servershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-750-ga-npr.18092.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-750-ga-npr.18092.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 08 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Higher, faster, further is the order of the day and our market is no exception. For this reason, Geutebruck is now adding two powerful devices to its G-Scope/8000 Expert Servers: The G-Scope/8000-IP16SAS with its integrated RAID system can accommodate up to 16 hard drives. The integrated RAID controller can not only control the internal RAID systems, it can also manage up to 15 G-Scope/8000-JB16 type external JBODs (HDD enclosure), each with up to 16 hard drives. Database sizes of 256 TB can be easily implemented.</p> <p><strong>Access times and controllability add to the ease of use<br /></strong></p> <p>But along with size always comes the question of controllability. Access times are important parameters that greatly affect ease of use. This is where the G-Scope/8000 sets a new standard: Even at the maximum database size of 256 terabytes, images are available again after a restart in just about one minute. Searching for events brings up results in just a few seconds. The...Vemotion's technology used for live video streaming from public transport in Birminghamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3977-ga.18074.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3977-ga.18074.htmlApplications NewsTue, 07 Jul 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>As part of the test, a pickpocket was caught &lsquo;live&rsquo; on camera on the top deck of the test bus</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Victoria Square in Birmingham on Thursday 2 July was the setting for a world first as the BBC&rsquo;s Crimewatch Roadshow came to town to see the first trial of a live CCTV video stream direct from public transport, thanks to technology supplied by Thirsk based wireless transmission specialists <a...Moxa networking equipment for Stevens Institute of Technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.18037.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga.18037.htmlApplications NewsWed, 01 Jul 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>Moxa will provide its industrial hardened networking equipment to Stevens Institute of Technology students</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/moxa-americas-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Moxa</a> is proud to sponsor Stevens Institute of Technology as it competes in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon 2015, an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and...InfoComm 2015: Matrox Mura wins “Best of Show Award”http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga.18028.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga.18028.htmlEvents NewsTue, 30 Jun 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>Matrox Mura IPX Series 4K capture and IP encode/decode boards won Sound &amp; Video Contractor &ldquo;Best of Show Award&rdquo;</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> recently announced that the new Matrox Mura&trade; IPX Series 4K capture and IP encode/decode boards won the Sound &amp; Video Contractor &ldquo;Best of Show Award&rdquo; at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/infocomm-2015.html"...Cloud usefulness and effectiveness for physical securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.18007.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.18007.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 29 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 196px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The great increase in the amount of data is driving physical security to the cloud</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Physical security is migrating to the cloud &mdash; because it improves the performance of physical security technology while holding down costs.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Essentially what is happening is that physical security technologies are growing more powerful and generating more and more data,&rdquo;</em> says Steve Surfaro, business development manager and security industry liaison with <a...Arecont Vision presents SurroundVideo G5 megapixel cameras at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-8096-ga.17913.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-8096-ga.17913.htmlEvents NewsWed, 17 Jun 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>The SurroundVideo&reg; G5 camera series delivers superior 180&deg; and 360&deg; wide area coverage</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/arecont-vision.html" class="blue_bold">Arecont Vision&reg;</a>, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, is presenting its new generation of all-in-one SurroundVideo&reg; G5 panoramic multi-sensor megapixel cameras here at <a...Crowd movements and the impact on securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.17799.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga.17799.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 11 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 311px;" 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> <p><em><strong>Unrealistic promises by over-enthused marketers and under-delivery by R&amp;D departments have damaged the cause of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/news/video-analytics.html" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a> almost since its inception. For me, the exaggeration reached its worst point when industry pundits suggested that we would soon be able to identify and alert on anomalous behaviour of the kind demonstrated by the Tsarnaev brothers...OT Systems’ EoC live demonstrations at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-co-8096-ga.17802.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga-co-8096-ga.17802.htmlEvents NewsFri, 05 Jun 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>OT Systems&rsquo; EtherXtra&trade; EoC products support existing analogue systems upgrading to IP networks</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>More security integrators are looking for ways to create brand-new high-tech systems designed around IP-technology using the existing analogue coaxial infrastructure or newer transmission networks.</p> <p>Why?</p> <p>The number of IP-technology benefits far exceeds what traditional coaxial CCTV systems can offer. IP surveillance provides not only superior image quality and...Video storage system cost considerationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-5384-ga-co-3329-ga.17727.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-5384-ga-co-3329-ga.17727.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 03 Jun 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 260px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Strategic management of costs is important when considering video storage systems</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Costs are at issue when considering any component of a video system. Strategic management of costs is especially important when considering video storage systems because storage accounts for such a large cost component of networked systems.</p> <p><strong>Gartner&rsquo;s Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)</strong></p> <p>As enterprise products begin to dominate the video <a...OT Systems opens UK officehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga.17762.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3349-ga.17762.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 02 Jun 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>The new office will support growing market trends in the UK and open up new sales channels for transmission products &amp; solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/ot-systems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">OT Systems</a> recently announced the opening of a new London, U.K., office to further support the growing market trends in the U.K. and open up new sales channels for its transmission products and solutions.</p>...