Surveillance & Security News for August 2010

Axis rolls out online security training courses on the latest in IP surveillance technology

There is a growing demand for education on the latest technology innovations in IP surveillanceAxis Communications, the global market leader in the network video market, shows its commitment to its partners through offering in-depth training at the Axis Communications Academy. The academy is now extending its offering of online courses to anyone who is interested. With the ongoing migration from analogue CCTV to IP-based surveillance there is a constant and growing demand for education on the la...

Megapixel IP camera manufacturer, Arecont Vision, announces new Reseller Partner Programme

Arecont's Reseller Partner Programme is available to dealers, systems integrators and value-added resellersArecont Vision, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology has launched a Reseller Partner Programme designed to help systems integrators expand their business by leveraging Arecont Vision's leadership position in the megapixel IP camera market. The new programme was announced by Arecont Vision's Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Scott Schafer."Our new R...

Pelco and Gallagher announce integration of Endura NVRs and Cardax FT access control system

Pelco network video recorders integrate with the Cardax FT Command Centre access control platformPelco, Inc. by Schneider Electric and Gallagher Security have announced the successful integration of Pelco network video recorders with the Cardax FT Command Centre access control platform offering end users a true, fully featured bi-directional interface. Following more than a year of collaborative research and development between the two companies the integration of the Cardax FT Command Cent...

SIA and CANASA demand exemption of electronic security systems from energy efficiency requirements

Life safety and security systems do not operate in a no-load or stand-by modes and are not designed to be turned offCanadian officials should exempt electronic security and life safety devices from energy efficiency requirements that cannot sensibly be applied to them, SIA and CANASA argued in a joint letter to Natural Resources Canada.Natural Resources Canada is considering efficiency standards that would define energy consumption rules for electronic devices in "stand-by", "no-l...

Ertan power plant security is in the able hands of Infinova

For objects requiring constant surveillance, the plant chose V6102-M series day/night network camerasInfinova announced that, because of the complexity and limited scalability of its original analogue CCTV system, Western China's 3 million KW Ertan Hydroelectric Power Plant has implemented Infinova's V2216 Video Management System (VMS) to begin a gradual migration to a digital video solution. The software controls all of the plant's IP video surveillance cameras as well as leveraging s...

Richard Hobson joins transmission systems specialist AMG Systems' technical support team

Richard has enjoyed a long career working in the security industryAMG Systems announces that Richard Hobson has joined the technical support team. Richard brings vast and valuable technical know-how and experience into his new position with AMG. He joins AMG from a position as Product and Technical Manager at CBC UK Ltd., a company well known in the security industry for Computar lenses and the Ganz range of CCTV products.Prior to that, Richard has enjoyed a long career working in the security i...

CCTV security system manufacturer, Geutebruck, appoints Joachim Platten as Sales Director

Joachim Platten is the new Sales Director at GeutebruckJoachim Platten recently took up the post of Sales Director at Geutebruck, the privately owned video security system producer which is currently celebrating its 40th anniversary. Platten, 51, an economics graduate with 25 years experience in sales and marketing in the domestic appliance and food service industry, sees his main tasks as relating to the company's increasing international activity. To support strong growth he intends to ex...

Mike Newton, CEO of CCTV specialist AD Group, is on track for Le Mans Series Championship after strong finish in Hungary

AD Group's race car - the Lola HDP CoupéEntrepreneur and long-time racing driver Mike Newton, who is CEO of CCTV specialist AD Group - the parent company of Dedicated Micros, captured a hard-fought fourth place on Sunday in Round 4 of the 2010 Le Mans Series at the Hungaroring near Budapest, alongside Brazilian Tommy Erdos and recently signed co-driver Ben Collins for the RML AD Group team. The result in Hungary ensures that the RML AD Group team remains securely placed at the t...

Security software developer, Palantir Technologies, to exhibit at INDESEC Expo 2010

INDESEC opens its doors to international companies showcasing homeland & border security solutionsInforma Exhibitions India, in association with ASSOCHAM, will be hosting INDESEC Expo 2010, India's only major exhibition and conference dedicated to Homeland Security, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 6th - 8th September 2010. Officially supported by the Ministry of Home Affairs, this event will consist of a 3-day exhibition, a 2-day high level conference and VIP cocktail recept...

Catch the latest innovations in integrated security and fire safety systems from Siemens at Security Essen 2010

The new version of the Sinteso fire safety system and the Siveillance portfolio will be showcased at Essen Security and fire safety solutions take centre stage on the Siemens stand at Security 2010 in Essen: with Siveillance Fusion, Siemens will present an integrated security management system, which offers a centralised view and control of access control, intrusion detection, and video surveillance. Siveillance Fusion is an IT based system with open standards, providing...

China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. awarded with patent for Intelligent Video Surveillance

The IVS patent is another indicator of CSST's leadership stance on surveillance and safety solutionsChina Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc., a leading integrated provider of digital surveillance technology in the P.R.C., announced the Company has recently been awarded a patent ZL 2008 1 0066660.4 for Intelligent Video Surveillance (IVS) in China. The patent reinforces CSST's commitment to driving innovation in surveillance and safety products and solutions in China. The IVS...

New IP-based door access control system, IPervoice from Urmet, installed at NEO Bankside

IPervoice is the first all Cat5e IP-based digital door entry systemIPervoice, from specialist security and telecoms manufacturer Urmet Domus, has been the choice of access control installation for the NEO Bankside Development in London.NEO Bankside is poised to become one of the most desirable residential addresses in the world - a development of 197 stunning, luxury apartments and penthouses, designed by the international, award-winning architects Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.Set next t...

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