Surveillance & Security News for August 2010

Kück Automobiles kicks off new phase in security with installation of Aimetis surveillance software

Customer profileKück Automobiles is a one-stop-shop for new and used car sales and service. The company was founded in 1998, and specialises in the import and export of vehicles within the European Union. They pride themselves on finding the best deals from vehicle manufacturers, which allows them to offer exceptional prices to their customers. To meet growing demand, in 2001, Kück Automobiles moved their headquarters to a 3500 square metres industrial site in Düren, Germany ("The...

Barco's surveillance solutions win awards at prestigious events

 Barco received the "Best Lighting Product" award at 2010 Rental and Staging awardVisualisation pioneer Barco is proud to announce that several of its products won awards or were featured in award-winning projects. Kicking off InfoComm 2010, held in June at the Las Vegas Convention Centre in Las Vegas, NV, Barco received an award for "Best Lighting Product" for its Cyberlight 2.0 at the 2010 Rental & Staging Awards. Chris Colpaert, VP of Creative Lighting f...

Hikvision IP surveillance cameras now integrated with SeeTec's management software offering

Hikvision's DS-2CD7153-E, one of the cameras to have undergone integration with SeeTec's surveillance softwareHikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd., the leading supplier of digital video surveillance products, announced that its mini vandal-proof network dome cameras DS-2CD7153-E and DS-2CD7133-E are now integrated with SeeTec's camera management software - SeeTec 5. Hikvision DS-2CD7153-E is a 2-megapixel, vandal-proof, mini dome camera that delivers excellent video detail, while the DS-2CD713...

Entelec’s surveillance solutions put to use by OTN Systems in Algerian project

At Sonatrach, Entelec and OTN provided solutions from telephony to video surveillanceEntelec's first Algerian project will be a co-operation with OTN Systems and is by order of Sonatrach, the largest oil and gas company in Africa. Entelec is proud to announce that it will deliver licenses, development, project design, management & engineering to monitor 320 OTN network nodes in Algeria. Sonatrach is an Algerian government-owned company formed to exploit the hydrocarbon resources of the...

Entelec’s solutions to fulfil safety, security and energy needs of Abu Dhabi building

ADFC will be making use of the Sky-Walker Integration Platform for their surveillance needsAbu Dhabi, the richest city in the world, is growing every nanosecond. Due for completion this year is the Financial Centre, also known as Sowwah Square. This enormous project contains no less than 460,000 square metres of built up area, divided between four office towers, the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, retail space and parking space. Both Entelec as manufacturer and Site Technology as system provider are p...

SeeTec ranked as Number 2 vendor in EMEA region for Open Platform IP surveillance software by IMS Research

The report confirmed SeeTec's position as one of the leading vendors of IP Video Management SoftwareThe recently published IMS Research report on "CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment 2010" has reaffirmed SeeTec's position as one of the leading vendors of IP Video Management Software. In the ‘Software-only Vendors of Open Platform Network Video Management Software (VMS)' category, SeeTec was ranked Number 2 in the EMEA region and is rapidly closing in on the Number 1 position. I...

MOBOTIX introduces decentralised IP video technology in the USA

 New for 2010 is a night-version of the Q24, incorporating a black and white sensor for after-hours surveillanceMOBOTIX, a technology leader and system provider of digital high-resolution network-based video security systems, announced its intent to expand sales and distribution channels in the U.S. market by growing its base of integrator and reseller partners, introducing new camera functionalities and targeting a broader group of vertical industries including retail, transportation and s...

Mobotix IP cameras help to capture live footage of Icelandic volcanic eruption

Mobotix IP cameras withstood wind, rain, snow, salt, and even volcanic ashThe Mobotix surveillance camera that Securitas mounted on top of Valahnukur in collaboration with Mila gets a good picture of the volcanic eruption in Eyjafjallajokull glacier, whose clouds of ash have recently closed down airports all over N-Europe. You can watch the eruption on a live webcast here, which now has had over 1.5 million hits."Securitas and Míla began their collaboration somewhat before the erupti...

Entelec and Novadis’ IP surveillance technologies at work in the Ville de Puteaux

The town was in need of excellent security, access and intrusion managementVille de Puteaux, a commune in the western suburbs of Paris, France, is one of the most densely populated municipalities in Europe. It goes without saying this town is in need of some excellent security, access and intrusion management. This is exactly what Entelec will help to achieve, working together with Novadis. The available land area in Puteaux measures 3.19 square kilometre and is inhabited by 44,278 people. This...

Axis IP video surveillance solutions to make their mark at World Expo 2010

Axis will exhibit its entire range of CCTV cameras to be used at Expo 2010 in ShanghaiAxis is proud to be an official sponsor of the Swedish Pavilion at Expo 2010 in Shanghai. With the Spirit of Innovation at focus, Axis network video products help contributes to the overall global expo ‘Better city, Better life' theme. The expo will take place from May 1, 2010 - October 31, 2010. The Expo welcomes 238 participating countries of which 45 will have their own pavilion. Sweden will be located...

Octavian Security provides monetary support to the Global Girls Fund

Octavian Security's Kavita Oberoi with Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of DenmarkSecurity company, Octavian Security, has announced that it's seeking to build closer CSR partnerships with new and existing clients in support of its chosen charity - the Global Girls Fund. This is the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts' (WAGGGS) Centenary Appeal - launched to mark 100 years of International Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting. Where there is natural synergy with clients and the...

Basler’s surveillance solutions see record growth in sales

 Second quarter sales of surveillance cameras increased by 91% and incoming orders by 117%Basler Vision Technologies has set an optimum course for future growth during the first half of 2010. In the second quarter of 2010, the camera business segment realised sales of €10.7 million. The revenue from industrial digital cameras and video surveillance cameras increased by 91% (previous year: €5.6 million), marking a new record level. With earnings before interest and taxes in the sec...

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