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Hikvision and Dahua respond to U.S. government ban

Two giant video surveillance companies have responded to a United States government ban on use of their products included in the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Both Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Company and Dahua Technology Company are mentioned by name in a section buried in the giant military reauthorisation bill. A ban on use of their products will take effect “not later than one year after” the law is enacted. Response from the manufacturers Hikvision&r...

IDIS launches covert modular cameras at Intersec 2018

Surveillance manufacturer IDIS has unveiled its Covert Modular Cameras (DC-V3213XJ) at this year’s Intersec, at the Dubai World Trade Center. Available in options featuring a 4.3mm or 2.5mm fixed lens, the new covert cameras offer easy installation with new and existing DirectIP® network video recorders (NVRs) so that customers can simply add the cameras to their current systems, effectively protecting their existing investment. Adaptability in new features The new covert cameras al...

March Networks shares results of independent survey on influence of security in banking decisions

March Networks, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, announced the results of an independent survey exploring how fraud, customer service and security perceptions are impacting U.S. banking consumer decisions. Key results from the survey, commissioned by March Networks and conducted by leading market research firm Ipsos earlier this year, reveal that 15% of consumers experienced fraudulent bank account activity in 2016. Banks and credit unions responded successfully, however, wi...

Zwipe tech announces first shipment of biometric technology products for contactless payment

Zwipe has announced that it has made the first shipment of its biometric technology products, for use in commercial contactless biometric payment card pilots by leading card manufacturers and banks. Commenting on the announcement Kim Humborstad, founder and CEO of Zwipe said: “We now have extensive agreements in place with some of the world’s leading card manufacturers, paving the way for commercial deployment with banks over the course of 2018.” Global smart card market In...

Dahua launches smart car park solution based on video surveillance and analytics

The entrance control function of the Dahua smart car park solution saves labour costs, while also delivering easier and safer entry experience In the last two decades, global economic growth has led to a tremendous increase in the number of vehicles in almost every corner of the world. Reports show that in cities, most high-rise apartment buildings have had difficulties managing their parking spaces. ID card issuing, billing, entrance control and payment made the entrance proc...

SALTO XS4 GEO server lock ensures security of business data

The SALTO XS4 GEO cylinder for swing handles enables IT managers to fully control who can access the server racks and when With the growth of the Cloud and ever increasing amounts of confidential data, both business and personal, being held on servers it is more important than ever that that such data is protected and secure against unauthorised access. Stand-alone access control Specially designed to fit most swing handle server racks, the SALTO XS4 GEO cylinder for swing h...

RTI enables video intercom support across a range of devices

RTI has announced new video intercom support for select RTI controllers and third-party intercom-enabled devices Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI), a control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, has announced new video intercom support for select RTI controllers and third-party intercom-enabled devices. Ideal for front door access, security gates, intra-office, and room-to-room applications, this new capability allows users t...

WAMA Starlight IP cameras record high-quality video in low-light environments

The WAMA NV2 series is a range of 2MP IP cameras that deliver outstanding video quality at night Using low quality, monochrome video for night time surveillance is unlikely to ever be effective. Incorporating the latest low-light surveillance technology, WAMA Starlight IP cameras deliver high quality colour video in extreme low-light environments. Sony CMOS image sensors WAMA Starlight cameras use Sony CMOS image sensors that incorporate the STARVIS technology. This back-ill...

Aiphone improves the functionality of its GT video intercom system

The GT system offers handset and hands-free communication with up to 4 security guard stations and 16 entry panels Aiphone has updated its GT video intercom system with the introduction of a new high resolution camera and a 7” LCD monitor screen. GT video intercom system The GT system was introduced by Aiphone as a flexible and easy to use video intercom system for small multi-tenant buildings to large private housing developments. Over the years it has also proved to...

LTV Professional cameras for demanding and powerful security surveillance installations

LTV Professional Line network video recorders enable reliable and high-definition video surveillance and are simple to install and operate For demanding security solutions, LTV provides the powerful video surveillance products of its Professional Line. The network video cameras are available as outdoor and indoor models and offer a resolution in 1.3 megapixel (720p) or 2 megapixel Full HD quality (1080p). Professional Line network video recorders with 4 to 16 channels enable r...

Fermax International General Catalogue 2017: New products, systems and solutions

The catalogue includes all the new products and solutions for audio door entry, digital video door entry and access control systems Fermax has issued its new International General Catalogue 2017 for professionals, showing how its technological space accelerates its growth with new products, systems and solutions. New Fermax products This new edition includes all the new products prepared by the brand in order to keep offering cost-effective solutions for audio door entry sys...

Tyco Security Products expands Illustra IP Camera portfolio

The Illustra Flex 2MP PTZ is a highly versatile camera which meets the demands of a diverse range of customers Tyco Security Products, part of Johnson Controls, introduces two new IP cameras - a 2MP PTZ and 12MP super high-quality Fisheye camera - adding power and value to its growing Illustra IP camera portfolio. Effective video surveillance The new Illustra Flex 2MP PTZ benefits from having a 20x optical zoom with continuous auto-focus plus 10X digital zoom, providing effe...