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 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT 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>Did Axis Communications founder drop a hint about new products to come?http://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...Panasonic surveillance system installed at Swincar Nurseries in West Yorkshirehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlApplications NewsThu, 22 Jan 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>In Autumn 2014, a further two Panasonic surveillance cameras were added to the system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A growing nursery based in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, has protected the business whilst improving customer service with a Panasonic surveillance system.</p> <p>After a spate of incidents, Swincar Nurseries, a family-run business, installed a Panasonic surveillance system consisting of 11 cameras and a digital video recorder in 2011.</p> <p>In Autumn 2014, a further two <a...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...ASUSTOR’s NAS devices are now compatible with all DIGIEVER NVRshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga-co-10474-ga-npr.16240.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga-co-10474-ga-npr.16240.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 16 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has announced that all of its NAS devices are now compatible with all DIGIEVER NVRs, providing a stable backup and storage solution for DIGIEVER NVR users. ASUSTOR NAS provides cross-platform file sharing, suitable for hybrid enterprise environments and comes built-in with the ADM operating system which offers an intuitive user experience that easily integrates with existing IT environments, providing IT professionals with seamless Windows AD integration and easy file permissions management. ASUSTOR provides a flawless surveillance storage solution for users with demanding professional surveillance needs.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;DIGIEVER NVR&rsquo;s exceptional surveillance management platform combined with ASUSTOR&rsquo;s innovative network storage devices, allow us to provide an optimal solution for professional management and storage expansion,&rdquo;</em> said Allen Tseng, Product Manager at DIGIEVER....Xtralis and London city police to explore solutions to keep additional eyes on streetshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-73-ga.16207.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-73-ga.16207.htmlApplications NewsWed, 14 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>With the new Xtralis technology available, police central stations can view live video and audio at the incident scene<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/xtralis.html" class="blue_bold">Xtralis</a> recently announced they are working in cooperation with the London City Police in exploring technology solutions that will allow live transmission of video and audio from central monitoring locations of police vehicles and officer-worn vests so that tactical decisions can be made more quickly and efficiently...NICE Suspect Search video analytics solution deployed at San Antonio Military Medical Centerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9744-ga.16177.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9744-ga.16177.htmlApplications NewsFri, 09 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 39px; height: 266px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>NICE Suspect Search can be used to aid investigations in a number of time-critical scenarios</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nice-systems-inc-security-sector.html" class="blue_bold">NICE</a> recently announced that the San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC), the largest U.S. Department of Defense Level I Trauma and Burn Research Center, is in the process of deploying the NICE Suspect Search video analytics solution. This will enable personnel to track and locate missing...