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 Fri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Dallmeier adds DVS 2200 to intelligent video analysis portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.17686.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-npr.17686.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>The DVS 2200 IPS is a high-performance server appliance for the analysis of up to 12 IP video channels and the recording of up to 24 IP video channels. Both the analysis software (DVS Analysis Server) and the recording software (Smavia Recording Server) are already installed by the manufacturer Dallmeier, and can be configured easily with a browser via Ethernet.</p> <p><strong>Based on the SEDOR technology</strong></p> <p>The DVS 2200 IPS is based on the SEDOR&reg; technology, a high-performance and self-learning video analysis technology which provides outstanding analytical results due to state-of-the-art image analysis algorithms and the constant adjustment of the system parameters to the current surrounding conditions (auto-adaptation).</p> <p>In conjunction with different analysis applications (Intruder, Object Counting, Art), the DVS 2200 IPS can serve a variety of surveillance and counting purposes. It is notable particularly for its outstanding flexibility: The...Video surveillance trends driving increasing storage needshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga-co-5384-ga.17356.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-6218-ga-co-7870-ga-co-5384-ga.17356.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 23 Apr 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></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><strong>End users in the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/ip-video-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">video surveillance</a> market are looking for higher quality images and to retain those images for longer periods. Also, small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are turning to networked video surveillance in larger numbers. And video is now finding many uses outside the security market, including business intelligence and customer service applications, among others. These familiar...Altronix to showcase its latest security solutions at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga.17195.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-126-ga.17195.htmlEvents NewsWed, 15 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 208px; height: 266px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Altronix&rsquo;s UL listed WayPoint Outdoor Power Supplies provide a robust power solution for PTZ and fixed cameras</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/altronix.html" class="blue_bold">Altronix</a>, the recognised leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative solutions at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West 2015</a>....BCDVideo president and founder named to HP's 2015 OEM Customer Advisory Boardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-10817-ga.17093.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-10817-ga.17093.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 08 Apr 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="middle" align="center"><strong>Becoming an HP OEM partner in 2010 has been instrumental in the company's global success and market acceptance</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/bcdvideo.html" class="blue_bold">BCDVideo</a>, a global manufacturer of IP video surveillance storage solutions, announced recently that company president and founder Jeff Burgess was named to <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hp-limited.html" class="blue_bold">HP</a>'s 2015 OEM Customer Advisory Board. This small group of...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...Antaira STE-708, STE-716 Industrial Serial device servers with dual LANhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.16872.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11317-ga-npr.16872.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 19 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Antaira Technologies is a leading developer and supplier of device networking and industrial communication products and is proud to introduce the advanced version STE-708 and STE-716 Industrial Serial Device Server series that encompasses device server network redundancy and zero data loss redundancy feature solutions.</p> <p>Antaira Technologies&rsquo; new STE-7xx series is a 1U 19&rdquo; rackmount type designed serial-to-Ethernet device server designed to transmit any standard serial RS232 or RS422/485 data through the ubiquitous TCP/IP Ethernet based network. This series comes with optional models supporting 8 (STE-708) or 16 (STE-716) serial COM ports with 2.5KV serial optical isolation protection for serial data. The new STE-708 and STE-716 are embedded with dual independent IP address LAN (10/100Tx) ports to support any mission critical application with built-in dual subnet mode to execute a data redundancy solution. The device servers can also be connected directly to a...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...