Surveillance & Security News for December 2015

BSIA publishes procurement guide for intruder & hold-up alarm systems

The guide offers a simple checklist that a reputable security company should be able to demonstrate The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has launched a guide to procuring security alarm system services. Aimed at end-users, the guide offers a simple checklist of the key criteria that a reputable security company should be able to demonstrate when tendering for an intruder & hold-up alarm. Identify quality of service Outlining the importance of a good quality,...

Intersec 2016: CNL Software's IPSecurityCenter PSIM advancements to be showcased

CNL Software will be discussing current developments in its PSIM technology, including its 'Federated' edition CNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, is pleased to announce that it will be showcasing the latest advancements to its IPSecurityCenter PSIM solution at Intersec 2016 on Stand No. S1-F30, Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. CNL Software will be discussing current developments in its PSIM technology,...

Videotec MAXIMUS MPXHD explosion-proof PTZ now in Full HD 1080p

Videotec’s robust and reliable explosion-proof PTZ now comes in FULL HD 1080p! The new MAXIMUS MPXHD is a Full HD explosion-proof PTZ, which produces high definition images. This camera is ideal for effective video surveillance and process control in hazardous areas and harsh settings where the presence of gases or flammable dust can create a potentially explosive environment, a reality often found in the oil and gas industries or marine and industrial sectors. Accurately identify the sm...

AirLive IP cameras installed at 'Teniente Luis del Valle García' military airbase, Venezuela

The military airbase implemented an IP video surveillance system based on AirLive SD-2020 and OD-2050HD dome cameras Introduction - about the site The military airbase “Teniente Luis del Valle García”, at Venezuela, implemented a system of video surveillance and security based on AirLive IP cameras. This military base train fighter pilots in the flight simulator with the latest technology to command the fleet of aircraft war Sukhoi MK30. These aircraft and...

Robert Turner appointed Arecont Vision’s Regional Sales Manager for Southern England

Turner will be responsible for growing market share of Arecont Vision megapixel solutions Arecont Vision®, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the addition of Robert Turner to the UK sales team. As Regional Sales Manager for Southern England, Turner will be responsible for growing market share of Arecont Vision megapixel solutions through a network of system integrators, distributors and national accounts. In-depth expertise and knowledg...

Surveillance solutions must extend beyond security applications into business intelligence in 2016

2015 was positive for the security industry. In spite of economic volatility in many regions, the industry grew robustly throughout the year. Although a few countries went into recession, it did not negatively impact key players. We knew cameras with multiple sensors would do well; however, the rate at which these devices increased in availability was somewhat unexpected. The Avigilon HD Multisensor brings increased value because it uses multiple independently adjustable sensors for wide covera...

What will be the security market’s biggest surprise in 2016?

Will 2016 see faster adoption of video analytics? Will cyber-security have more impact on physical security? Is the market likely to see greater use of cloud-based products and services? Will technology help to drive greater involvement by everyday citizens in public safety initiatives? Could the market focus shift from selling products to selling solutions?  We asked this week’s SourceSecurity.com Expert Panel to look ahead to 2016, and these were some of the surprises they see in o...

Mobile & biometric access control to build in 2016 with increased need for perimeter security

While the access control market typically moves at a near glacial pace, 2015 brought quite a bit of news to the marketplace, including the rise in advanced biometrics, the development of more and more mobile applications for access control and important acquisitions that put smaller manufacturers on the map. For Vanderbilt, 2015 was a big year as we brought the Siemens Security Products business into the fold, building our global brand and awareness of our award-winning solutions that have been...

Broader range of vertical markets show increasing video surveillance needs

Hikvision USA enjoyed tremendous success in 2015, thanks in part to the continued growth of the security industry. As we see a broader variety of vertical markets showing an increasing need for video surveillance, security vendors must be versatile in their product offering. The products themselves must be highly scalable and must provide high performance at a competitive price. Hikvision has been able to accomplish all of these things with a product suite that includes high definition analogu...

ESA Leadership Summit 2016 - Transforming security industry executives into rising leaders

The ESA Summit is offering registration for “Rising Leaders” to gain valuableleadership skills and business tactics Leadership Summit presented by the Electronic Security Association (ESA), Irving, Texas, has penned the slogan: “Link. Learn. Lead.” for its 2016 event. Scheduled for January 31 through February 3 at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino in Chandler, Arizona, the ESA Leadership Summit is a testament to a quickly changing security landscap...

FLIR goes beyond core thermal camera technology with DVTEL acquisition

A major industry player is getting even bigger. FLIR’s acquisition of DVTEL will make FLIR a full-spectrum security systems provider, covering the consumer, SMB, Enterprise and large infrastructure segments of the market. The acquisition of DVTEL strengthens and broadens FLIR’s Enterprise market segment, complementing the existing security product lineup by offering a new set of software-based video surveillance technologies. FLIR already has solutions at either end of the tradition...

NCT CBRNe USA 2016: Call for Papers

The event to provide a forum for armed forces, government agencies, civil first responders to discuss crucial challenges of CBRNe threats For the second year in a row IB Consultancy, is calling for papers to be presented during the Non-Conventional Threat (NCT) CBRNe USA 2016 conference. NCT CBRNe USA 2016 will take place in Washington DC, 3 – 5 May 2016, providing a forum for armed forces, government agencies, civil first responders and the industry to discuss crucial c...

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