Surveillance & Security News for August 2015

Milestone’s mini-website - The Milestone Post provides IP video insights

The Milestone Post will post blogs and other articles from it's universe of stakeholders Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), recently launches a new mini-website called The Milestone Post for publishing thought leader articles with its global ecosystem of partners and customers. The site will post blogs and other articles from the company’s own wealth of expertise and from its universe of stakeholders, with the goal to...

AMAG's Symmetry Preferred Partner Programme for technology partners

The program is now managed by Vice President of Products, David Ella, a Symmetry product expert AMAG Technology, a leading provider of access control, video management and end-to-end security management solutions, announces its Symmetry™ Preferred Partner Programme. Formerly known as the Symmetry Extended Business Solutions Programme, the new name reflects how important this program is to AMAG and its technology partners to come together and deliver an integrated solutio...

OffSite Vision appoints Douglas Leu as Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Leu brings a wealth of technical expertise and will be fundamental in assisting OSVH OffSite Vision Holdings, Inc. (OSVH), specialists in real-time security and safety solutions, recently announced that the company has strengthened its executive management team by naming Douglas Leu as its new Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Leu brings a wealth of technical expertise and will be fundamental in assisting OSVH with the technical architecture of its current products and researc...

VIVOTEK FD816C-HF2 - world's smallest fixed dome network camera

VIVOTEK has launched a new recessed mount fixed dome network camera, the FD816C-HF2, the world’s smallest at only 60 mm wide. Despite its tiny size, the camera features 109° horizontal FOV and 30 fps at 2-Megapixel resolution, offering an ultra-compact design while delivering superb image quality. For spaces requiring discreet protection or where interior design is important, such as banks, retail stores, restaurants, and offices, the FD816C-HF2 is uniquely designed to be the ideal sol...

VCA expands sales team with Gary Mercer, Caglan Dilber and Ami Paz

The team to help installer and system integrator generate new revenue streams beyond the traditional security sector VCA introduces seasoned security professionals Gary Mercer, Çaglan Dilber and Ami Paz to strengthen its sales team on a global basis and support the launch of its new range of IP network video devices, featuring its highly acclaimed analytics technology. The team Gary Mercer, who will be based at VCA’s UK headquarters, has been appointed UK Sales...

inter airport Europe 2015 Innovation Awards now open for online voting

The products & services in areas such as energy efficiency, modern airports and baggage handling have been submitted inter airport Europe 2015, held from 6-9 October 2015, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre, will once again present Innovation Awards in the four exhibition categories interTERMINAL, interRAMP, interDATA and interDESIGN. The submission of entries from exhibiting companies at inter airport Europe 2015 is now closed. A variety of innovative products and services w...

Boon Edam Trilock 60 turnstiles completes 20 years at Grand National Transport Terminal in Panama

For nearly 20 years, 75 waist high Boon Edam turnstiles have been operating at GTNT Boon Edam, the leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors in the Americas, recently announced that for nearly 20 years, 75 waist high turnstiles have been operating successfully at the Gran Terminal de Transporte de Panamá (Grand National Transport Terminal or GTNT). During this extended period, the turnstiles have operated at the highest level of performance, thanks...

Texecom’s Premier Elite TTLCom network to TTL converter for fibre optic expansion

Texecom’s recently launched Premier Elite TTLCom allows Premier and Premier Elite control panel networks to transmit over fibre optic cables; significantly enhancing the size and scale of security systems compared to traditional alarm network cables. Extend network communications over considerable distances By converting network signals to 5V TTL level signals, the Premier Elite TTLCom permits fibre optic systems to extend network communications over considerable distances, or in electri...

360 Vision PREDATOR PTZ with Hybrid upgrade option provides analogue and HD functionality

CCTV design and manufacturing company, 360 Vision Technology, has launched a new, patent pending, ‘Hybrid’ upgrade option for the company’s range of high-performance PREDATOR PTZ all-in-one cameras. The optional ‘Hybrid’ upgrade provides both analogue and HD functionality for any PREDATOR camera model. The deployment of 360 Vision’s future proof ‘patent pending’ Hybrid technology means that when a traditional surveillance installation moves to HD...

Ward Security awards its top performers of 2014

Daniel McClendon won the coveted Employee of the Year Award which was presented by Elizabeth France of the SIA Ward Security has announced its top performing employees of the year at its annual Employee Awards Ceremony. From its 640 strong team, Ward Security presented nine employees with a PRIDE Award in recognition of their commitment, loyalty and for outstanding achievements during their employment in 2014. Employee of the Year Each award represents a PRIDE core value of...

PSA to distribute Identiv’s uTrust TS Readers

PSA Security Network to distribute Identiv uTrust reader platform and uTrust SmartID credentials Identiv, Inc. recently announced it has entered into a partnership with PSA Security Network to distribute Identiv’s uTrust TS Premises Readers and credentials. PSA Security Network is the world’s largest electronic security cooperative, owned by the most progressive security integrators throughout North America. These leading security systems integrators are responsibl...

TycoIS Kantech KT-1 access controller now available

Tyco Integrated Security (TycoIS), the leading security systems integrator, announces the availability of Kantech KT-1, a cost-effective, elegant and easy-to-install access control solution. Designed to scale for small- to medium-sized business (SMB) customers as well as enterprise customers, this single-entry controller offers the flexibility to expand with growing business security needs. The KT-1 solution is part of TycoIS’ small business value line, extending commercial-grade security...

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