Surveillance & Security News for April 2013

Gallagher to introduce its innovative security solutions at Counter Terror Expo 2013

The recently released Gallagher Command Centre 7.10 offers a highly resilient and flexible solution Gallagher, the internationally established experts in security systems technology, will use Counter Terror Expo, held 24 - 25 April 2013 at London Olympia, to introduce a full suite of its innovative security solutions. Joining the company’s comprehensive product portfolio is the Z10 Dynamic Tension Sensor, which offers the next generation of taut wire type technology to...

Call box and emergency phone systems – maximise security applications

Acquiring emergency phones is an effective way to improve security and safety How to maximise security capabilities of call boxes and emergency phonesFrom embedding a security camera to adding video surveillance capabilities to a call box to using emergency phone towers to provide enhanced perimeter security, some simple tips can significantly improve the utility of an emergency phone system for security applications. Here, Sam Shanes, Chairman at Talk-A-Phone, enumerat...

FLIR Systems releases new line of Super-R 960 H DVRs

FLIR Systems announces the release of its new line of “Super-R” 960H (960x480) resolution digital video recorders (DVR). The FLIR D3000 Series 960H DVR line bridges the gap between standard resolution D1 CCTV recorders and more expensive high-definition surveillance solutions, supporting 960H Super-R with real-time recording at an affordable price. The 960H platform records with 34% more resolution than standard D1, offering a true-to life aspect ratio designed for 16:9 wide screen...

OnSSI's new Tech Support Mobile App features access to documentation on Ocularis VMS from smartphones

OnSSI has released a new Tech Support Mobile App that enables users and partners to easily access critical information and documentation on OnSSI’s industry leading Ocularis VMS directly from their smart phones. The new app is being offered to facilitate set-up and troubleshooting issues whether on-site or remotely from the field without the need to access a PC. OnSSI’s Tech Support Mobile App is currently available for free from the Apple app store. “Our ‘always on call...

AxxonSoft to celebrate its 10th birthday at this year's IFSEC International 2013

AxxonSoft will showcase its Axxon Next, an open-platform VMS at IFSEC 2013 AxxonSoft, one of the largest global security developers and the Russian leader on the market for smart integrated security and video surveillance systems, is marking its tenth birthday this year. The company has enjoyed uninterrupted growth thanks to its bet on innovation and unique approach to focusing on client needs. This well-chosen development strategy paid off in 2010, when AxxonSoft came out on...

Octavian Security announced as a finalist for Nottingham Post Business Awards 2013

Nottingham Post Business Awards 2013 takes place on 25th April at the Alea Casino in Nottingham One of the UK’s leading security providers, Octavian Security, has been announced as a finalist for the Nottingham Post Business Awards. The company, which was founded in Nottingham and operates throughout the UK, has been shortlisted for the Services Award. It beat hundreds of other entrants to the position. Octavian will find out whether it has won the award on 25 April, a...

Connexion2’s 8 Series Identicom shortlisted for IFSEC and FIREX Awards 2013

Connexion2’s 8 Series Identicom has been shortlisted for “Lone Worker Protection Solution of The Year” Connexion2’s new 8 Series Identicom has been shortlisted for the new “Lone Worker Protection Solution of The Year” award at the IFSEC and FIREX Awards 2013.  The category celebrates and acknowledges technical innovation and excellence in devices that have been specifically designed with lone workers in mind. Launched at IFSEC last yea...

HID Global to demonstrate its new FARGO HDPii Plus Financial Card Printer/Encoder at CARTES America 2013

HID's new HDPii Plus features AES256 data encryption  HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced the new FARGO HDPii Plus Financial Card Printer/Encoder, the successor to the world’s most widely-adopted, desktop solution for retransfer printing of financial cards. Featuring the company’s fifth generation of High Definition Printing (HDP) technology, the new HDPii Plus enables the secure, instant issuance of both ISO magnet...

BSIA publishes revised edition of its CCTV users' logbook to reflect industry developments

The BSIA's logbook will reflect currentindustry practice of both Europeanand International CCTV standards The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has published a revised edition of its CCTV users’ logbook, to reflect recent developments relating to industry standards and governance. Aimed at end-users of CCTV surveillance systems, the logbook has been updated to reflect current industry practice and the content of both European and International CCTV standards....

Arecont Vision celebrates its 10th Anniversay in business

Arecont Vision was founded by Dr. Michael Kaplinsky and Dr. Vladimir Berezin, pioneers in CMOS sensor technology Arecont Vision, the industry leader in IP megapixel camera technology, recently announced its 10th anniversary in business. The company was founded on April 3, 2003. A retrospective of the company’s revolutionary advancements in megapixel technology is on display at ISC West, Booth 8043. Arecont Vision was founded by Dr. Michael Kaplinsky and Dr. Vladimir Ber...

Aimetis announces enhanced partnership with Bosch Security Systems

Bosch’s IPP plans to offer new level of interoperable solutions to fit any application’s specific needs Aimetis Corp., a global leader in intelligent IP video management solutions, recently announced an enhanced partnership with Bosch Security Systems. The program being introduced by Bosch Security Systems is the Integration Partner Program (IPP). The goal of this program is to offer a new level of interoperable solutions to fit any application’s specific ne...

ISC West 2013 exhibitors and attendees shout "fantastic!"

The ISC West exhibition floor included tens of thousands of products from 1,000+ exhibiting companies and brands “Fantastic,” exclaimed Alan Stoddard, senior director of marketing for Honeywell Security Group when asked how ISC West, sponsored by the Security Industry Association (SIA), had performed for his company. “We had great traffic and a lot of excitement over our Lynx 5100 and MaxPro Cloud Solutions.” “The access control future will be dr...

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