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Nextchip disrupts analogue surveillance market with HD technology amidst growing IP trend

The growing sales of IP-based solutions in the surveillance market is a well-discussed topic. Security companies are rushing to grab a slice of this lucrative pie. However, at the same time, analogue surveillance systems have continued to retain their appeal for many end users. Aware of this demand, some companies have continued to develop technology for analogue solutions despite the IP trend. One company driving this force is Nextchip, the company behind AHD™. Up until rec...

ISC West day 2 sees mobile credentials, IoT and analogue HD cameras grab attention

Coming into ISC West, many in the industry had expected a renewed push toward use of mobile credentials (contained on smartphones, for example) instead of cards for access control. HID Global didn’t disappoint. A highlight of the second day of the show was a press conference in which HID Global announced new elements of its initiative to lead the industry into use of mobile credentials. Uses of smart phone credentials for identity management HID already provides SEOS mobile credentials,...

Understanding starlight camera technology and low-light applications in the security industry

Starlight camera technology is redefining low-light surveillance to new levels Starlight cameras are the latest products security companies are adding to their product line-ups, each camera boasting the most comprehensive ability to make darkness visible. While low-light surveillance capabilities have been around on the market for some time, starlight camera technology is redefining low-light surveillance to new levels. Sourcesecurity.com spoke to manufacturers to discuss this...

HDcctv Alliance announces Dahua’s patented HDCVI technology now open to global video surveillance industry

Dahua’s HDCVI technology, the basis for HDcctv AT 2.0 standard, is open through the HDcctv Alliance Member I.P. Agreement The HDcctv Alliance is proud to announce that video surveillance technology leader ZheJiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd., has opened its patented HDCVI technology – the basis for the HDcctv AT 2.0 standard – to the global video surveillance industry, through the HDcctv Alliance Member Intellectual Property Agreement. First introduced in lat...

Secutech Taiwan 2014 to offer participating brands an ideal platform for introducing new products and solutions in the security industry

Secutech 2014 will be held from 19 – 21 March 2014 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Centre in Taiwan Organised by Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd, the seventeenth edition of Secutech will be held from 19 – 21 March 2014 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Centre. The show offers participating brands an ideal platform to introduce their new products and solutions to the industry. Mr Parson Lee, Managing Director for the organiser, explained: “Around 8...

Cortus provides APS5 processor core to Nextchip automotive and security applications

Nextchip is to develop video processing products based on Cortus 32-bit processor cores Cortus, a technology leader in cost effective, silicon efficient, 32-bit processor IP, and multimedia fabless semiconductor company Nextchip, announce that Nextchip has licensed APS5 and other Cortus processor cores. The cores are intended for use in security and automotive applications. Cortus S.A. licenses a range of 32-bit processor cores for embedded systems. The cores provide licensee...