Surveillance & Security News for August 2011

Siemens modern security products specialises in intruder detectors for retail banks

In the retail banking sector, requirements for intrusion detection and related security measures are necessarily more stringent and more specialised than in most other areas of business and commerce. Alistair Enser of Security Products from Siemens addresses some of these special requirements, and explains how they are being met by modern security systems. In the banking world, the threat of unwanted intrusions into premises leading to loss of property and even risk to life is always...

Nomura invests in a global, state-of-the art Honeywell access control system

Headquartered in Tokyo, Nomura is a top tier international bank providing investment and merchant banking services to corporate and institutional customers. With offices in all major financial centres across the globe, the mission of Nomura is to deliver superior services and solutions to meet all investment needs of their clients. To ensure they execute their mission in a safe and secure environment, Nomura has invested in a Honeywell access control solution that is expandable for the future....

Compro adds two retail channels to extend its IP surveillance products offering in Europe

 Compro IP series Cube and PTZ network cameras recently went on sale at a retail chain in HungaryCompro has been working hard on the development and strengthening of sales relationship with European distributors and retailers. In this past month, Compro has added two additional retail channels in the European region. In cooperation with the new channel partners, Compro is bringing its award-winning and easy-to-use IP surveillance products to more European consumers. Going retail in Hungary...

IMP Events to launch presentations for Integrated Security Solutions Exhibition 2012

 ISS Expo will offer a comprehensive education programme focused on integrated security solutionsIMP Events will kick off a highly proactive campaign of raising awareness of its inaugural Integrated Security Solutions Exhibition 2012, with a morning of presentations focused on integrated security solutions, from 10AM to 12PM on Thursday 22nd September 2011 at Docklands ExCel London.Attendees from across the professional security world will be given an exclusive presentation by IMS Research'...

ComNet appoints Robert Gallagher as Vice President of Network Systems and Security Solutions

  Gallagher will strengthen the ComNet sales team by providing solutions to the complex network challengesComNet, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, a USA-based manufacturer of fibre optic transmission and networking equipment, has announced that Robert Gallagher has been appointed as the company's Vice President of Network Systems and Security Solutions Gallagher's new role will be to support the ComNet sales team by providing solutions to the difficult network challenges...

Axis Security opens new National Communications Centre for efficient delivery of its security services across the UK

 The new combined Control and RVR Centre will enhance Axis Security's services to its clients Axis Security, a leading provider of bespoke security systems and manned guarding services, has opened a new National Communications Centre to support the delivery of essential security services for the whole of its business throughout the UK.The new facility, in Manvers, South Yorkshire, effectively brings together two separate capabilities - the manned guarding control room and the remote vi...

ASSA ABLOY Access Control and HID Global to provide latest security industry insights at the Wallace Collection

 The event will give insights into latest security trends and security for the museum sectorASSA ABLOY Access Control and HID Global will be representing the latest news and views of the security sector at a dedicated seminar, held at the prestigious Wallace Collection in central London on Monday 12th September 2011.The event, starting at 3pm, will offer key insights into the latest trends within the security industry alongside specific considerations for securing the museum secto...

CBC debuts its plug and play VSoIP GO, a low-cost entry-level IP video management system

Leading surveillance systems provider CBC (Europe) has debuted its exciting and pioneering plug and play VSoIP GO, a low-cost entry-level IP video management system. CBC believes IP video systems don't have to be complicated and time-consuming to install and VSoIP GO is wizard-driven - meaning it will find and work with a range of devices such as Ganz IP cameras, without the need for manual network configuration of them. It's as simple as click, launch and GO. Designed for applications in...

QNAP Security launches VS-8040 Pro VioStor NVR featuring upto 24TB storage capacity

QNAP Security, the leading manufacturer of Linux-embedded standalone Network Video Recorders (NVR) announced the launch of its VS-8040 Pro VioStor NVR, a brand new model that supports high-definition local display through the HDMI interface for video and audio monitoring from multiple IP cameras.  The 8-drive VS-8040 Pro supports up to 24TB of storage capacity, offers maximum 360 Mbps throughput and ability to support simultaneous recording from 40 IP camera channels.  The VS-8040...

Hikvision launches speed dome, the DS-2DF1-715B for wide-area, day-night surveillance

Hikvision have released a network IR speed dome, the DS-2DF1-715B, for customers who require wide-area, day-night surveillance. IP speed dome cameras with IR functionality are rare, and the camera meets a market need for users who may otherwise be obliged to combine IP dome units with separate IR LED flood lamps. These cameras are suitable for securing locations such as airports, harbours, military bases, public parks and any large area where potential for using conventional illumination is limi...

Basler begins series production of new cameras featuring full HD resolution

After the series production start of two IP Fixed Box Camera models with CMOS sensors in April, Basler has now initiated series production of another CMOS camera model and also two IP dome camera models with CCD sensors.The latest CMOS box camera model, the BIP2-1920c-dn, provides 1080p Full HD resolution and a frame rate of up to 30 fps at an attractive price. In addition, CMOS sensors feature a number of advantages regarding image quality, such as the almost complete lack of smearing e...

IMS Research reports March Networks as the leading banking video surveillance supplier in the Americas

  March Networks Financial Solutions is employed by over 450 banks and credit unions globallyMarch Networks®, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, announced that it is the #1 supplier of video surveillance equipment in the Americas banking market as ranked by IMS Research in its report "Vertical Insights: Video Surveillance and Security in Banking and Finance - 2011 Edition". More than 450 banks and credit unions currently use March Networks Financial Solu...