Surveillance & Security News for April 2009

Vicon chips in with the CCTV User Group

The CCTV User Group's annual Golf Day, which took place on the 20th April, was sponsored by ViconThe CCTV User Group's annual Golf Day, which took place on the 20th April, was sponsored by Vicon.Delegates to the CCTV User Group conference were invited by Vicon to join in a friendly golf competition at the impressive Marriott Worsley course in Manchester."It was great to see so many members of the CCTV User Group relax and enjoy themselves whilst  at the same time taking the opport...

HID Global highlights risk-appropriate authentication at RSA 2009

 Dan DeBlasio, director of business development,  will present at RSA 2009HID Global, the trusted worldwide leader in providing solutions for the delivery of secure identity, announced that Dan DeBlasio, director of business development, Identity and Access Management for HID Global, will present on "High Security Authentication Using Trusted Converged Credentials" at 5:40 pm on Tuesday, April 21, as part of the physical security conference track at RSA Conference 2009 in San...

LEGIC® access control solution moves local public transport in city of Augsburg

 Public transport in City of Augsburg/Germany banks on LEGIC The KAROCARD is already successfully being used as an annual card in the public transport systems of the city of Augsburg. Further potential areas of use for the card are also now being considered - as an entry ticket for car parks, but also as an electronic payment method at petrol stations. The possibility of combining various applications on a single card is based on the latest LEGIC advant technology from the Swiss LEGIC Ident...

Concept Smoke Screen intruder security solution protects Aurum window displays

 Concept Smoke Screen and the UK's jewellers Aurum Holdings Ltd has successfully reduced window break-ins A pioneering new venture by security leaders Concept Smoke Screen and the UK's largest luxury jewellers Aurum Holdings Ltd has successfully reduced window break-ins and subsequent high value loss. Concept Smoke Screens unique system is proven to dramatically reduce loss.Aurum is the largest luxury and prestige jewellers in the UK which brands now include Watches of Switzerland, Mappin &...

High Chelmer Shopping Centre chooses SALTO access control security solution

High Chelmer Shopping Centre installed SALTO Systems' security solutionsChelmsford has long been the shopping centre of mid-Essex and High Chelmer, the town's largest shopping centre, is being transformed to keep pace with retail expectations via a £2 million 3 year refurbishment programme.Now one of the lightest, brightest and most cheerful shopping centres in the county, High Chelmer Shopping Centre welcomes over 10 million shoppers per annum to its 80 shops and stores counted electroni...

Bosch Allegiant Video Control System: Celebrating 20 years of successful surveillance

Bosch Allegiant Video Control System celebrates successful 20 years of its launch Bosch has shipped nearly 30,000 Allegiant Video Switcher/Control Systems since the product's launch in 1989.We've introduced eight models of the Allegiant system over the years - continually enhancing our product family to meet the evolving needs of customers and end users. In fact, we just released the latest upgrade for the powerful LTC 8900 Series earlier this year.The Allegiant Series enables display of video...

Axis to showcase a series of fixed domes with HDTV and unique installation capabilities at IFSEC 2009

Axis will demonstrate a range of new network cameras and video encoders at IFSEC 2009Axis Communications, the global leader in the network video market, will showcase a range of new network cameras at this year's IFSEC. Visitors to the centrally located Axis stand (E90) will have the opportunity to see the range of new cameras and encoders in action. The network cameras range from the smallest and smartest wireless cameras, to day and night cameras capable of delivering exceptional image detail...

Get more from access control solutions

   IP connectivity featured in the latest access control products provides extra flexibility If it's been a while since you last looked at access control systems, be prepared for a surprise, says Matt Haynes of Siemens Building Technologies. For very little extra cost, the latest systems deliver a whole lot more functionality than their older counterparts. Let's be honest, even the most basic of access control systems are likely to perform some useful functions,...

DIGIOP moves to new, larger headquarters

DIGIOP moves its headquarters from Texas to IndianapolisWe are pleased to announce that DIGIOP has moved into a new facility to accommodate a growing team and the need for additional space.The DIGIOP Team, which until recently had been based in Houston, Texas, relocated to Indianapolis in order to be closer to an abundance of talented employees with experience in the video security and software field."We are thrilled to locate our headquarters in Indianapolis which in recent years has beco...

Day Automation integrates security with building controls

 Day Automation, a TAC partner integrates security with building controls Day Automation Systems, headquartered in Victor, N.Y., experienced an 85 percent increase in product sales in 2008 from the previous year. Day Automation is the volume-leading partner for TAC, the building management, energy services and security solutions business of Schneider Electric. Day Automation attributes its strong showing to its dedication to expanding from building controls into the security market. With fo...

VIVOTEK enters Milestone's MAP Program

 VIVOTEK has been approved as a member of Milestone's MAP (Milestone Manufacturer Alliance Partner) program VIVOTEK has been approved as a member of Milestone's MAP (Milestone Manufacturer Alliance Partner) program, signifying closer cooperation between the two companies. From now on, all of VIVOTEK's new 7-series network cameras will be fully supported by Milestone.The MAP is a program designed for companies who want to ensure that their IP network equipment is supported by Milestone's wor...

VIVOTEK IP Surveillance Roadshow hits the road

VIVOTEK's IP Surveillance Roadshow consists of a series of seminars and training coursesVIVOTEK's IP Surveillance Roadshow of 2009 has started rolling! After a successful start on March 16 in Jakarta, Indonesia, the roadshow will tour across Asia, the United States and South America from mid-March to April.The roadshow, consisting of a series of seminars and training courses, is designed to provide information on the latest technologies and future market trends for IP surveillance as well as in...

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