About Vicon Industries

Vicon® Industries is an industry-leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of video systems and components used for security, surveillance, safety and control purposes.

For half a century, global leaders have turned to Vicon to keep their people and properties safe. Vicon systems are employed worldwide in high-profile, enterprise-scale installations by a diverse range of customers, including governments, Fortune 500 companies, private and public institutions, and global transit and commerce hubs.

The company’s newest generation of video management software, Valerus VMS, and a completely updated line of high-performance megapixel IP cameras, provide a convenient, single source for even the most challenging security installations, while delivering a simplified overall user experience. Vicon solutions are built upon ONVIF standards, ensuring interoperability with a wide range of third-party software and hardware.

Vicon oversees its worldwide operations from its main headquarters located on New York’s Long Island and its European headquarters in the UK. Sales, distribution and customer support are also provided from offices in Hong Kong and in Germany. An extensive network of highly trained installing dealers, system integrators and distributors is responsible for product sales. 

Vicon offers open platform, end-to-end surveillance solutions, including: 

  • Valerus VMS, an open-platform, browser-based video management system designed for extreme ease of use at every step
  • A full selection of network cameras, including H.265 models that dramatically decrease bandwidth and storage usage
  • Factory certified VMS servers and storage solutions
  • System design, installation and support from our Professional Services team
  • Training

 Vicon systems and products are installed worldwide in some of the largest companies, public facilities, entertainment venues and government and municipal facilities. Sectors include: 

  • Corporate
  • Education
  • Gaming & Entertainmnet
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial & Utilities
  • Corrections
  • Transportation

Vicon Industries news

Vicon Introduces Valerus 20 with advanced enterprise performance features like interactive mapping and bookmarking

Vicon Industries, Inc., designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, announced the availability of Valerus version 20, which adds features designed to expand its overall capabilities while maintaining its core value as the easiest VMS on the market. This latest release offers features that include: interactive mapping, an event query engine and bookmarking functionality. Improving event response time Valerus’ new interactive mappin...

Vicon releases integrated thermal camera sensor solution for wide-area intrusion detection

Vicon Industries, Inc., designer and manufacturer of video surveillance, access control software, hardware and cameras, introduces the integrated thermal camera sensor solution which is perfect for wide-area intrusion detection and surveillance. The VTR thermal camera sensor combined with the SN683D PTZ delivers integrated guarding technology that provides a live 360-degree surveillance feed which continually searches for intruders in an expansive area. This thermal technology provides users wi...

Vicon introduces smartphone credentialing for its VAX Access Control System

Vicon Industries, Inc., designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components brings a new level of convenience and simplicity to its VAX Access Control solution with today’s introduction of mobile credentialing. This new feature allows VAX customers to present their smartphones, instead of cards or fobs, to specialised Bluetooth-enabled VAX door readers. Smartphone and mobile credentialing Upon installation of a custom smartphone “wal...

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Vicon Industries installs SN673V-B Cruiser PTZ Camera at Charleston Harbor for The Pelicam project

Vicon Industries, Inc, designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, announces that its SN673V-B Cruiser PTZ Camera with 20X optical zoom and 1080p HD video has been deployed in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, as part of the Coastal Conservation League’s novel project, ‘The Pelicam.’ The Pelicam is a weather-resistant Vicon camera, mounted on a pole along with solar panels, battery back-up and a wireless transmission s...

Louisa County Public Schools uses Vicon security solutions to prepare for emergency situations

Vicon Industries Inc. (VCON: OTCQB Venture Market) ("Vicon"), designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, announced today that Louisa County Public Schools, in Northern Virginia, has completed installation of a district-wide Vicon Valerus video management solution that encompasses its six school buildings and connects nearly 400 cameras. The system includes multiple application servers and NVRs running Valerus VMS software, as well as a w...

Vicon video surveillance system secures Delaware Valley School District

With increased security a priority for school districts across the country, administrators are taking a close look at their technology to ensure it can deliver in an emergency. Concerns over active shooters and other violent scenarios have districts paying attention and putting heightened security measures in place. Christopher Lordi, Director of Administrative Services at Delaware Valley School District in rural, northeast Pennsylvania, knew it was time to upgrade his district’s surveill...