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Siqura IP video solutions now incorporate Agent Vi Video analytics technology

 Siqura can offer a range of real-time detection and post-event video retrieval options using analytics technology from Agent Vi Siqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, announced that its single-channel IP video solutions are now capable of advanced video content analysis (VCA). Using analytics technology from Agent Vi, Siqura is able to offer a wide range of real-time detection and post-event video retrieval options, thus enhancing the ef...

Understanding transform, quantisation and entropy encoding in H.264 video compression

Understanding the complexities of the transform matrix In the concluding part of this 3-part review of the H.264 video compression standard, Kate Huber, Peter de Konink and Piet Nieuwets of Siqura discuss the transform, quantisation and entropy encoding - various block-encoding steps following motion estimation. Describing data in the transform matrix In contrast to the motion estimation step, the transform phase in the encoding process is relatively similar in H.2...

Siqura drives the limits of technology at the network’s edge

Siqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, announced that it is currently developing an advanced camera platform that puts entire video analytics systems in stand-alone devices at the edge of the network. Taking analytics to the perimeter of a surveillance system not only enhances the overall efficiency of the system but ensures more accurate and effective analysis of critical video material.The camera platform will be released in the fall of 2011...

Siqura Academy hosts its first technical training

Siqura to host its first technical training on 15 -16 June 2011 at Security Experience Center (SEC) in Amsterdam Siqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, announced that its Siqura Academy will host its first technical training on June 15th and 16th, 2011, at the Security Experience Center (SEC) in Amsterdam.Committed to sharing knowledgeFor many years, Siqura has offered a variety of trainings to share its expertise and e...

Siqura to manufacture a camera platform for an entire video analytics system

Siqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, announced that it is currently developing an advanced camera platform that puts entire video analytics systems in stand-alone devices at the edge of the network. Taking analytics to the perimeter of a surveillance system not only enhances the overall efficiency of the system but ensures more accurate and effective analysis of critical video material.The camera platform wi...

Siqura Direct-to-Fiber IP PTZ cameras awarded best IP cameras in video surveillance by NPS

 Siqura Direct-to-Fiber IP PTZ as the best IP camera in video surveillanceSiqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, recently announced that its Siqura HSD626 IP PTZ dome camera was awarded best IP camera in video surveillance at the ISC West 2011 trade show by New Product Showcase (NPS). NPS is an awards programme established by the Security Industry Association to recognise innovative products, services and solutions in electronic...

Siqura to showcase its IP video systems at IFSEC 2011

 Siqura direct to fibre dome cameras are configured to Siqura's intelligent IP video management systemSiqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions and member of TKH Group, announced its intention to participate in the IFSEC 2011 trade show in Birmingham, UK, from May 16th through the 19th.Visit us at IFSEC (Hall 4, F80) With over 35 years of experience, Siqura offers global solutions for video security and surveillance applications. At IFSEC 2011, Siqura will show how...

Siqura cameras to incorporate Pixim's Seawolf imagers to enhance image control and quality

 Siqura BC14 camera is ideal for applications using video analytics algorithmsSiqura B.V., manufacturer of advanced video surveillance solutions, announced that its newest cameras will use the Seawolf image sensor from Pixim. The Seawolf imagers are renowned for their excellent image control, superior performance in extreme lighting and low-light conditions, and 690 HTVL effective resolution.No smearing or blooming effectsUsing the traditional box-style housing, the Siqura BC14 contain...

Optelecom-NKF gets a new name following merger with THK Group

 Post merger US office will be renamed TKH Security Solutions USA and EMEA offices will be renamed as Siqura Optelecom-NKF Inc.,manufacturer of advanced Siqura and Optelecom video surveillance solutions, announced that it will be renamed today, as a result of its recent merger with the Dutch company, TKH Group. The merger between TKH Group and Optelecom-NKF was made definite on January 27th, 2011.Company name changeOver the past two years, Optelecom-NKF has positioned nearly all its surveil...

Siqura video surveillance solutions set to grab the spotlight at ISC West 2011

  Siqura video surveillance solutions will be showcased at ISC West 2011 Optelecom-NKF Inc., manufacturer of advanced Siqura and Optelecom video surveillance solutions and a member of TKH Group, today announced its intention to participate in the ISC West 2011 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, from April 6th through the 8th.Complete video security and surveillance solutionsWith over 35 years of experience, Optelecom-NKF offers global solutions for the video security and survei...

Motion estimation in H.264 video compression

Image quality of objects in motion is greater with H.264 technology In the first part of this three part series, the authors described the H.264 video compression standard including its history. In part two, the authors discuss motion estimation, the phase during which H.264 really distinguishes itself from other MPEG standards. Differentiating from other MPEG standards: Adapting raster block sizes for more detailed images H.264 distinguishes itself from the other MPEG s...

Optelecom to showcase advance video surveillance solutions at Intersec 2011

  Optelecom provides surveillance solutions to transportation, government and critical infrastructure marketsOptelecom-NKF Inc. a leading global supplier of advanced video surveillance equipment and the manufacturer of Siqura surveillance solutions, announced its intention to participate in the Intersec 2011 trade show in Dubai, U.A.E. Traffic and Transit Solutions: With over 35 years of experience, Optelecom-NKF offers global surveillance solutions for three markets: Tran...