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 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT IDIS DirectIP™ launch at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-3194-ga.16947.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-3194-ga.16947.htmlEvents NewsThu, 26 Mar 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>IDIS will demonstrate the quality and flexibility of its latest-generation HD IP surveillance solution at ISC West</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Global surveillance powerhouse, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/idis.html" class="blue_bold">IDIS</a>, will launch its game-changing DirectIP&trade; video surveillance solution at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West 2015</a>. IDIS DirectIP&trade; is an affordable, plug-and-play, high-definition solution for businesses large and small; and...Video surveillance storage suppliers gearing up to meet demandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga.16886.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga.16886.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>According to a recent MarketsandMarkets report, video surveillance storage solutions and services are experiencing a rapid adoption in the industry, estimated to grow 16.3 percent each year until 2018, eventually reaching a market size of $10.41 billion. In addition to the specific image content of surveillance cameras, there are also huge amounts of data surrounding it &ndash; everything from the location to the time of day, the duration of the video, and more. And the amount of data in the image itself is getting larger, as high-definition resolution is becoming more and more common.</p> <p>Almost half of all the Big Data in the world is generated through video surveillance. There are huge amounts of data in the image content of surveillance cameras. The surveillance storage market is evolving, with an exciting growth of opportunities for the industry.</p> <p>Suppliers of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/storage.html" class="blue_bold">video...New Altronix sales representatives - B&T Sales and Parallel Solutionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-10132-ga.16879.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga-co-10132-ga.16879.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 20 Mar 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>B&amp;T Sales and Parallel Solutions will represent Altronix in the Great Lakes and Rocky Mountain territories</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/altronix.html" class="blue_bold">Altronix</a>, the leading manufacturer of low voltage power supplies and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, announced the appointment of two new sales representatives in the Great Lakes and Rocky Mountain territories. B&amp;T Sales is now handling field sales...MOBOTIX AG secures access to Specialized Bicycle Components headquartershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-co-11478-ga-co-4177-ga.16860.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga-co-11478-ga-co-4177-ga.16860.htmlApplications NewsWed, 18 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 9px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The system allowed Specialized to set up flexible access control and monitoring options at multiple locations<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">MOBOTIX AG</a>, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project at Specialized Bicycle Components in the UK to secure access to its headquarters, workshop and showroom protecting high value engineering tools and concept models.</p> <p><strong><span style="color: #777777; font-family:...CeBIT 2015: QNAP NAS models showcasedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga.16842.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga.16842.htmlEvents NewsTue, 17 Mar 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>QNAP also cooperated with OCZ&reg;, Samsung&reg;, Seagate&reg; and WD&reg; to showcase its NAS with a wide range of HDDs and SSDs</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At the opening of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/cebit-2015.html" class="blue_bold">CeBIT 2015</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/qnap-security.html" class="blue_bold">QNAP&reg; Systems, Inc.</a> (at Stand C55, Hall 2) demonstrated a series of innovative new NAS models, its exclusive QvPC Technology, HDMI applications, virtualization technology, and QTS 4.2...Dahua Technology wireless solution secures safe city Ventanilla in Peruhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11809-ga-co-4261-ga.16688.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11809-ga-co-4261-ga.16688.htmlApplications NewsMon, 02 Mar 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 solution includes network speed domes, NVRs, transmission devices, a video-wall system and control keyboard</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> successfully helps to secure Ventanilla in Lima, Peru, together with local distributor <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/best-security-del-peru-s-a-c.html" class="blue_bold">Best Security del Peru</a>.</p> <p>Covering a total land area of 73.52 km&sup2;,...Tri-Ed opens branch in Baltimore, MDhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7254-ga-co-7927-ga.16667.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7254-ga-co-7927-ga.16667.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 02 Mar 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>TRI-ED veteran Dana Hill will be managing the Baltimore branch<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tri-ed-northern-video-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">TRI-ED</a>, An <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/anixter-uk.html" class="blue_bold">Anixter</a> Company, is pleased to announce the opening of its new branch location in Baltimore. TRI-ED veteran Dana Hill will be managing the branch, located at 9730 Patuxent Woods Drive, Suite...Video analytics: On the server or at the edge?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-2214-ga-co-227-ga-co-9665-ga-co-12558-ga-co-3223-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1795-ga.16622.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2603-ga-co-2214-ga-co-227-ga-co-9665-ga-co-12558-ga-co-3223-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1437-ga-co-3425-ga-co-1795-ga.16622.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 228px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Analytics at the edge provide the ability to process what is happening in a field of view and discern if a relevant alert is triggered</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>There are multiple benefits to using <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics.html" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a> at the edge (i.e., near or inside the camera). For one thing, analytics at the edge provides the ability to process what is happening in a field of view and discern if a relevant alert is triggered. This can be faster and less expensive...TRI-ED offers AXIS Communications products in the UShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-7927-ga.16656.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-7927-ga.16656.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 26 Feb 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>TRI-ED will offer AXIS network cameras, including dome, PTZ dome, thermal network cameras and video encoders</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tri-ed-northern-video-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">TRI-ED</a>, An Anixter Company, is proud to announce that <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">AXIS Communications</a> products are now available in all of its U.S. locations. AXIS is a market leader in network video and has been a very strong catalyst in the migration...Networking basics for security professionals: How does PoE work?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.16593.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3302-ga.16593.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 20 Feb 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 action of a voltage applied to a resistance element, draws power from the switch&rsquo;s PoE port</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>We often think about a power supply operating in a single format. A power source provides power to a device. You plug it into a wall outlet and that&rsquo;s all that happens. PoE power is a far more complex. There is interaction between the source providing power and the device receiving power. This interaction is governed under the 802.3 AF and AT standards. These differences can have a dramatic effect on the safety and security of a system.</p> <p>Let&rsquo;s...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...VIVOTEK launches three PoE extenders for long-distance surveillancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16545.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1795-ga-npr.16545.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 17 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p class="Default">In its ongoing efforts to provide the market with simpler and easier implementation of long-range surveillance systems, VIVOTEK is pleased to announce the launch of its three new PoE extenders: the 4-port indoor PoE extender, AP-FXC-0400; the 1-port outdoor PoE extender, AP-FXC-0150; and 2-port outdoor PoE extender, AP-FXC-0250.</p> <p class="Default">When it comes to long-distance surveillance system construction, solving cable length limitation and power supply issues are always the biggest challenges for installers and systems integrators. Given the limitations of data-transfer over Ethernet, the previous maximum distance between a PoE switch and network cameras was 100 meters. However, with VIVOTEK&rsquo;s new PoE extender technology, installers and systems integrators can now build wider networks while maintaining reliability.</p> <p class="Default">Making good its ongoing commitment to being a total surveillance solution provider, VIVOTEK has developed a...Matrox displays its C420 quad-output graphics cards at ISE 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6573-ga-co-9825-ga.16518.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6573-ga-co-9825-ga.16518.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 Feb 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>Also, Matrox will display its C420 quad-output cards as well as C680 single-slot six-output cards at DSE 2015</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</a> recently announced that Matrox C420 low-profile, quad-output PCI Express&reg; graphics cards are now available worldwide. Engineered for stability, reliability and advanced multi-display capabilities, C420 delivers the features systems integrators require...Canon to buy Axis Communications for $2.8 billionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 10 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/canon-europe-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Canon Inc</a>. has made a public offer to the shareholders of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a> to transfer all of their shares in Axis to Canon for a consideration of SEK 340 in cash per share in the Company. The total value of the offer is approximately $ 2.8 billion.</p> <p><strong>If the offer is accepted this will be the Canon's biggest acquisition to date.</strong> Axis has released a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga.16508.html" class="blue_bold">statement of the Board of Directors in relation to the offer</a>. Based on a financial short and mid-term perspective, the Board of Directors have concluded to unanimously recommend that the shareholders of Axis accept the public offer made by Canon.</p>Axis set to unveil new products as IoT market beckonshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-sb.16496.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-sb.16496.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 10 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Is <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a> getting ready to expand its business beyond <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/ip-cameras.html" class="blue_bold">IP video cameras</a> and even <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">access control</a>? A recent comment by Axis founder Martin Gren appears to suggest as much. In a Q&amp;A sponsored by Memoori Research, Gren was asked about &ldquo;adjacent markets that will merge with IP video&rdquo; as they relate to the Internet of Things (IoT).</p> <p>Here is his answer<em>: &ldquo;If you&rsquo;re talking about IoT, you&rsquo;re talking about all types of intelligent sensors. Our DNA (at Axis) is putting things on the Internet. We focused on the camera, didn&rsquo;t do anything else for 17 years. Now we have introduced physical access control. We are going to...Verint IP-based video surveillance powers security and safety initiative of Guayaquil Corporation in Ecuadorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1753-ga.16494.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1753-ga.16494.htmlApplications NewsTue, 10 Feb 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>Guayaquil's network now includes more than 800 IP cameras, all of which are driven by Verint VMS<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/verint-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Verint&reg; Systems Inc</a>. recently announced that the city of Guayaquil, the largest city in Ecuador, is experiencing significant benefits after expanding its network of Verint IP-based video surveillance technologies last year.</p> <p>&nbsp;As a critical component of the city&rsquo;s proactive Safe City initiative,...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>...CP PLUS retains number one position in Indian video surveillance market according to IHS reporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10617-ga-co-9385-ga.16436.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10617-ga-co-9385-ga.16436.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 04 Feb 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 report positions CP Plus as one of the fastest growing brands in video security in India with an estimated market share of 21%</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cp-plus-gmbh-and-co-kg.html" class="blue_bold">CP PLUS</a>, the Global Leader in advanced surveillance and security systems and solutions, and market leader with No. 1 market share in India, has retained its position in security industry. In its latest report on the Indian market for security and video surveillance equipment, <a...BCDVideo releases SMARTcontrol Management Software for its video recorder and access control server platformshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-npr.16406.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-npr.16406.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 02 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>BCDVideo announced the release of their SMARTcontrol Management Software (SMS). SMS is an evolution<strong> </strong>in health monitoring for physical security technology for both BCDVideo&rsquo;s video recorder and access control server platforms. BCDVideo will be making this a standard no-charge feature on its entire Nova Series platform, effective in February.</p> <p>SMS is a comprehensive, easy-to-use program which serves as a mission-control centre inside the product. Its key feature is that it sends alerts based upon criteria pre-set by the system administrator. This new level of Enterprise Intelligent Video Recorders will deliver advanced system analytics, as well as regulate and provide incident notification regarding; power usage, CPU usage, memory usage, hard drive utilisation, along with full reporting capabilities.</p> <p>Among the standard modules found within BCDVideo&rsquo;s SMARTcontrol Management Software include SMARTrestoration, a disaster recovery program...Matrox Avio KVM extender and Portalis pro-xi workstation integrator combination on show at upcoming ISE and DSEhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga.16294.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga.16294.htmlEvents NewsFri, 23 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"><strong>Matrox representatives will be on hand to answer questions about the pro-xi/Avio combination at upcoming tradeshows</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</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/portalis-lc.html" class="blue_bold">Portalis&reg;</a> 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...