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 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...

Vicon launches Valerus 18.2 VMS with features like video analytics, NVR failover and much more

Vicon Industries, Inc., designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, announced the launch of Valerus 18.2, the latest version of its popular thin-client VMS solution built upon true open standards. New to this release are features that include: automated NVR failover, enhanced configuration options that include an enhanced rules engine that can respond to external events, tighter controls for system access authorisations and network-wide l...

Vicon Introduces comprehensive online training and certification courses for Valerus VMS

Vicon Industries, a designer and producer of security surveillance solutions, announced that training and certification for its Valerus Video Management System is now available as a convenient online course. Following the same curriculum as Vicon’s popular in-person training program, the new online class provides in-depth instruction on all aspects of Valerus, from setup and programming to operational capabilities and special features. Coursework includes hands-on learning and exercises t...

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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...