The major fact that CP PLUS project team kept in mind was the networking of the branches so all of these can be monitored from Central Monitoring stations
CP PLUS provided central monitoring software solution to monitor health and functioning of all DVRs set up at central location

The world of banking is changing. Not only are criminals finding new and cleverer ways of conducting their crime, but financial institutes are also facing stronger demands for cost-efficiency and compliance in day-to-day work. Banks have many security challenges, with particularly ATM crimes on the rise. The best surveillance solutions deter criminals, prevent crime and, if worse comes to worst, can be used in identification.

Being No. 1 Video surveillance player, CP PLUS offers the widest range of IP surveillance solutions for the banking and finance markets. The solutions meet diversified security challenges and deliver excellent HD image quality, while being compliant with corporate and government legislation for security and safety of staff and customers. The security surveillance solutions ensure that the user stays ahead of evolving crime – and make banking safer today and tomorrow.

Background

Corporation bank started banking operations about 109 years ago in 1906, with a small capital and recorded many benchmarks in business and even far more, with over 9893 service outlets across India, served by committed and dedicated 18,000 plus Corp Bankers. The bank is proud and significant contributor to the growth of the country's economy.

Challenges

Banks and financial institutions face a variety of challenges, including fraud, theft and even every-day accidents such as slips and falls. Banks face external and internal threats. External threats are direct and include armed robberies, forged documents, forced entries, physical harassment, and bullying of staff, etc.

In fact, insider threats also pose a greater risk than external threats as employees already know where the company’s ‘crown jewels’ are. These crown jewels could include the assets that drive cash flows, competitive advantage and shareholder value.

Insiders tend to know what exactly resides on the networks and how to gain access to them for the purpose of theft, disclosure, destruction or indeed manipulation. For example the leaking and disclosure of critical information could lead to the manipulation of share values.

CP PLUS advanced video surveillance systems has simplified management operations of Corporation Bank
CP PLUS’ video surveillance system allows bank to easily access video data from remote sites, including branches and ATMs

Mission

In view of the challenges, video surveillance was deployed to mitigate as many challenges as possible- external and internal besides providing effective deterrence and situational surveillance. The device deployed should be vandal and weather proof which should catch every minute detail and enable security operators to act proactively.

Solution

The comprehensive and tailor made solutions from CP PLUS and its wide range of industry solutions across the industry are already securing critical infrastructure across the country and overseas.

CP PLUS team has studied the gray areas which are usually left unattended. These are the points where video surveillance can be immensely helpful and leads to be a force multiplier. The major fact that project team kept in mind was the networking of the branches so all of these can be monitored from Central Monitoring stations.

Therefore, in order to protect the high-valued assets, employees and customers, and to ensure the highest levels of customer service and efficiency, CP PLUS team focused on leveraging on the technology of video surveillance that is smarter and more intuitive than past systems.

CP PLUS storage solutions provisioned storage for a period of 90 days 8-Channel DVR System with Text Overlay Support including Rack, Hub, Cabling including Civil work.

CP PLUS provided a Central Monitoring Software Solution to monitor the health and functioning of all DVRs set up at a central location. This CMS Solution is a browser based and is accessible from Zonal Offices and Circle Offices through the Bank’s WAN with an optimum bandwidth.

The software sends daily report through email - on the health status of all the deployed DVRs to the designated officials automatically.

The CMS Software KVMS Pro was capable of pulling images (snapshots/pictures only and not video) from the live/recorded data in the DVR System, remotely from the central location, with options for search based on date & time or card number (up to 19 Digit).

Cameras:

CP-QAC-VY65MVBL3: 650TVL High Resolution, 2.8-12 mm Lens, IR Range of 30Mtr. with 30 IR LEDs and features like OSD, AGC, AWB and BLC.

CP-EAC-TY70MVBL5-E: 1 / 3" SUPER HAD Hi-sensitive CCD & DSP, 700 TVL Super High Resolution Camera, 2.8~12 mm Varifocal Auto Iris Lens, IR Range of 50 Mtrs with 72 LED's with features AGC, AES, BLC, Mirror, Privacy Masking and Motion Detection, D-WDR, 2D-DNR and Weather Resistant IP 66 Housing.

CP-EAC-PY60MA- High Resolution Pin Hole Camera with OSD- 1/3" Sony CCD, 600 TVL High Resolution Camera, 3.7 mm Pin Hole Lens, and features AGC, AES, BLC, Mirror, Privacy Masking and Motion Detection, 2D-DNR, CE, FCC and RoHS Certified

The comprehensive and tailor made solutions from CP PLUS and its wide range of industry solutions across the industry are already securing critical infrastructure across the country and overseas

DVR:

CP-UAR-0804P4D: Up to 8 cameras with 1080p Realtime Preview, H.264 dual-stream video compression, Support 4 SATA HDD up to 16TB or 2 HDD + 1 CD/DVDRW, 2 USB2.0, and accessible through iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows based smartphones.

Impact

Apart from providing routine advantages of video surveillance like deterrence, situational surveillance, remote and flexible monitoring, the CP PLUS video surveillance system offers many other compelling advantages and features. CP PLUS’ smarter and intuitive video surveillance systems for banks & financial institutions offer following advantages as well:

Maintenance of a standard security management across multiple sites – Bank has encouraged more effective security management with all the branched sites as all of these follow the same security protocol and employ the same technology. This has not only improved the level of security, but also helped Corporation Bank stay in compliance with various RBI, state, and central regulations.

Video analytics – Video analytics is turning into a saviour these days. It automatically alerts security operators when pre-defined rules are broken. For example, if the system detects movement in a bank after hours, it alerts the security personnel or the cops in real time so they can respond accordingly. This has served as a force multiplier for branches of Corporation Bank and helped them to immediately detect as well as respond to incidents even in the absence of a security guard.

Simplified management operations – CP PLUS advanced video surveillance systems has simplified management operations of Corporation Bank. For example, the system can alert management when teller queues have grown too long, and video surveillance trends can be analysed to help ensure that the bank is staffed appropriately during busy times.

Efficient video operations – The bank can quickly and easily access video data from remote sites, including branches and ATMs. The higher authorities can now have a video of live and recorded videos from multiple cameras simultaneously. Therefore, by accessing videos associated with specific events or individuals, operators can more readily investigate incidents and effectively respond.

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