Surveillance & Security News for August 2010

Efficient stock control using Axis network cameras

Mission With an annual turnover of 800 million Danish Kronor, IT distributor EET Nordic's logistics centre in Ballerup is a hive of activity requiring optimum control. Every day, thousands of computer products destined for end customers around Europe are transported in and out of the enormous warehouse. In the midst of all the activity it can be difficult to avoid uncertainty and mistakes in connection with individual deliveries. Although it does not happen often, this is always a problem that...

Alvarion® network provides robust and reliable mission-critical connectivity for remote mine

About Collahuasi Mine Collahuasi in the rich Chilean Norte Grande is one of the largest copper resources known anywhere in the world. It sits at an average of 4,400 m above sea level in the Andes, northeast of Chuquicamata, 200 km southeast of Iquique. The environment around Collahuasi is harsh and breathing is difficult in the thin air. Apart from many blizzards and lightening storms, the region also has a number of active volcanoes. There are no trees, signs of animal life are rare and the ne...

VIDEOR receives the “Security Partner of the Year 2009” award from Axis

Reinhard Schweizer, Head of Purchasing (left), accepts the Axis EMEA Reseller Award 2009 for VIDEORVIDEOR held its top position as the most successful distributor of the Axis portfolio for the EMEA area and received the award "Security Partner of the Year 2009" from Axis. The Swedish manufacturer of network video solutions nominates its most successful distributor every two years. VIDEOR accepted the EMEA Reseller Award for the third time in succession. The award ceremony took pla...

Selection of the right Bosch MIC Series PTZ camera made easy with the help of new online tool

The selection tool allows you to choose the correct camera make, model and accessories from Bosch's MIC Series of PTZ camerasBosch Security Systems has launched a new online product selector tool to help consultants, specifiers and installers quickly and simply specify the correct camera make, model and accessories from its popular MIC Series of rugged pan-tilt-zoom cameras. The selection tool begins by asking users to specify their individual application and follows a simple step-by-step p...

Dedicated Micros’ CCTV Archive Management System is finalist in the Security Excellence Awards

The new CCTV Archive Management System (AMS) is an IT-based, database-driven, solutionDedicated Micros - part of AD Group - announces that the innovative Archive Management System (AMS) it has developed is a finalist in the prestigious Security Excellence Awards. A contender in the IT Initiative of the Year category, the AMS meets the pressing need to effectively manage video evidence, and Meta data, as the scale of fixed and mobile CCTV solutions being deployed continues to grow.The new Archive...

Barco's surveillance system all set for action at the Delhi Commonwealth Games 2010

Barco's NSL-4601 - the 46" WXGA narrow-bezel LCD for video wall applicationsHCL Security Ltd. - a subsidiary of HCL Infosystems, India's premier systems integration company - has chosen Barco to be the visualisation partner in a prestigious project to set up a new C4i (Command, Control, Communication, Computing and Intelligence) centre in Delhi. The project, due to be completed this month, is to provide a highly sophisticated surveillance system for communication with Delhi patrol officers...

Integrated security system from Siemens proves to be all-in-one solution for Malaysian real estate property

Siveillance Fusion - Sophisticated technology for comprehensive security Siemens has recently won a contract to provide Siveillance™ Fusion security at a prestigious development on one of the most prized pieces of real estate in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Siveillance™ Fusion is the integrated security management solution from Siemens that uses open architecture and protocols to bring together every aspect of security into a single homogeneous system. The system enabl...

VIVOTEK’s mix of integrated video surveillance solutions to be exhibited at Secutech Vietnam 2010

VIVOTEK will demo its 2-megapixel cameras, VAST central management software and more at SecutechVIVOTEK will be showcasing its current product line-up at Secutech Vietnam 2010, this year's edition of the key trade show for vendors targeting the rapidly growing Vietnamese market for security and surveillance products and services.Working with local distribution partner ION, VIVOTEK will demo its 2-megapixel cameras, entry-level megapixel/HD solutions, and VAST central management software. ION spo...

Municipal Utility rolls out increased infrastructure protection

Since 1923, the City of Garland has been providing electric service to its citizens through Garland Power & Light (GP&L), its locally owned and controlled not-for-profit municipal utility. With nearly 68,000 customers, GP&L is the third largest municipal utility in Texas and the 41st largest in the nation.The challengeGP&L needed to enhance  video surveillance protection of its wide-ranging infrastructure and facilities, well beyond the capabilities of the existing analogue...

OnSSI and Feeling Software partner to integrate their video surveillance software for benefit of end-users

OnSSI's Ocularis and Feeling Software's OmniPresence 3DOnSSI announced that Feeling Software of Montreal, Canada has been added to the company's list of Verified Technology Partners as OnSSI's first 3D graphic solution provider partner. The designation signifies that Feeling Software's advanced Omnipresence 3D technology is currently operating in a successful integration solution with OnSSI's Ocularis Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) platform. The Omnipresence 3D integrates a 3D f...

Surveillance industry professional, Dr. Alan Hayes, to swim for raising funds for Cancer Research UK

If Alan raises £1,000 for Cancer Research UK, AMG Systems will donate another £1,000Founder and MD of AMG Systems, Dr. Alan Hayes, is joining thousands of swimmers in Lake Windermere in Cumbria. Voted 5th in the top open water swims in the world and sponsored by British Gas, the 2009 event saw more than 6000 enthusiasts plunge into the chilly, but beautiful, lake.Commenting on his motivation to join the 2010 event, Alan says: "I love a challenge and the Great North swim in...

VIVOTEK’s IP surveillance products now configurable at the click of a mouse!

With the tool, attributes like resolution, indoor or outdoor location, and day/night time surveillance can be selectedA new design tool to aid developers and integrators in choosing the right VIVOTEK products for their projects is now available online. Project attributes such as required resolution, indoor or outdoor location, and daytime or night time surveillance can be selected, with the tool automatically selecting the VIVOTEK products that meet the specified criteria. Results are prese...

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