Surveillance & Security News for February 2014

ESA provides safety tips to parents to protect children from household hazards

Electronic Security Association ensures working smoke alarms on each floor and outside of every sleeping area Each year, more than 3.4 million children experience an unintentional injury in their homes. To help keep little ones safe, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) recommends these safety tips. Keep dangerous items out of reach The National Capital Poison Center reported that 52 percent of all poisoning victims in 2012 were under the age of 12. To ensure children...

AG Neovo introduces HX-32 and HX-42 to serve demanding environments

AG Neovo, a leading supplier of security and surveillance displays, is proud to introduce the HX-32 and HX-42 that are crafted to serve demanding environments where security is always given top priority. The two 1920 x 1080 Full HD, LED-backlit displays come with SDI loop-through capability that ensures their delivery of images faithful to original signals. Both SDI-enabled displays support 3Gb/s, 1.5Gb/s HD, and SD SDI video input. Besides receiving megapixel images directly from HD-SDI device...

Axis announces its new Q6045-S PTZ dome camera with intelligent video applications

Wide application for stainless steel and nitrogen AXIS Q6045-S is a high-speed surveillance camera in a pressurised, marine-grade stainless steel casing. The robust camera is designed for round-the-clock pan/tilt/zoom operation, providing HDTV 1080p and 20x optical zoom with autofocus for 360° coverage of wide areas and great detail when zooming in. The highly durable, outdoor-ready camera is ideal for many applications that can take advantage of the benefits of stainless steel and pressuri...

Axis unveils its outdoor PTZ dome camera Q6042-S

Wide application for stainless steel and nitrogen AXIS Q6042-S is a high-speed surveillance camera in a pressurised, marine-grade stainless steel casing. The robust camera is designed for round-the-clock pan/tilt/zoom operation, providing a higher than normal D1 resolution and 36x optical zoom with autofocus for 360° coverage of wide areas and great detail when zooming in. The highly durable, outdoor-ready camera is ideal for many applications that can take advantage of the benefits of stai...

Kelvin Hughes SharpEye Solid State X Band surveillance radars secure oyster beds at Maryland coastline

The two X Band radars provide high resolution radar pictures 24 hours a day in all weather conditions Kelvin Hughes, a global supplier of surveillance and navigation systems, can announce that they have recently supplied two SharpEyeTM Solid State X Band surveillance radars to the Maryland Natural Resources Police (MPRP), to provide additional coverage around protected oyster beds. The SharpEyeTM radars are key sensors in the MNRP Maritime Law Enforcement Information Network...

Open Options to demonstrate its DNA Fusion V6 access control software at ISC West 2014

The new DNA Fusion V6 offers compatibility with various new applications offered by Open Options Open Options announced recently the official release of DNA Fusion V6, the most up to date and advanced version of the company’s flagship access control software that has ever been presented to the marketplace. DNA Fusion V6 offers compatibility with various new technology applications offered by Open Options and features third-party integrations with a multitude of security...

IRN announces its Central Asia and Caspian Oil and Gas Security Forum 2014 to be held at Fairmont Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan

The event analyses security considerations for oil and gas operators in Central Asia and the Caspian region IRN is pleased to announce that the Central Asia and Caspian Oil & Gas Security Forum will be held at the beautiful Fairmont Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan on the 8th-9th of April 2014. The hotel is situated within one of the Flame tower, the country’s largest sky scrapper and a construction synonymous with the Azerbaijan’s soaring success. It is thus the ide...

Morpho receives factory certification from Lenel Systems and joins Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program

Morpho biometric readers now interface with OnGuard access control system through BioManager by Identity One Morpho (Safran), through its U.S. company MorphoTrak, has received factory certification from Lenel Systems International and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). Morpho biometric access readers now interface with the OnGuard access control system through BioManager middleware by Identity One. Lenel, a market leader in access control security, is a part...

ASSA ABLOY Access Control shortlisted for Building Awards 2014 in Manufacturer of the Year category

ASSA ABLOY showcased its commitment to innovative manufacturin in 2013 with latest updates to its Aperio portfolio ASSA ABLOY Access Control has been shortlisted for the prestigious Building Awards 2014, Manufacturer of the Year. The Building Awards 2014 celebrates and rewards excellence and outstanding performance in the UK construction industry. ASSA ABLOY Access Control, entered manufacturer of the year, to showcase its commitment to innovative manufacturing design in 201...

Maxxess Systems unveils its eFusion and eAXxess version 6 software

Maxxess Systems is pleased to announce the release of eFusion and eAXxess version 6 software. This upgrade is available to end users with a current Maxxess Software Support plan. Once upgraded the software will need to be re-registered.    Here are some of the new features and enhancements in this release: New Operating Systems Supported Windows Server 2008 & Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows 8 and 8.1 (home editions not recommended) Windows Server 2012 New Databases Support...

PROMISE Technology’s Vess A2000 validated with Genetec's Security Center for IP video surveillance

PROMISE Technology, Inc., a leading developer of high-performance storage solutions optimised for the requirements of video surveillance, recently announced that the Vess A2000 Series NVR storage appliance is validated with Security Center, the powerful unified security platform from Genetec. Security Center seamlessly blends Omnicast video management systems (VMS), Synergis access control, and AutoVu license plate recognition (LPR) systems, presenting physical security information to end users...

Viscount Systems appoints Mr. Dennis Raefield as its new Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Raefield has over thirty-five years of experience in security industry Viscount Systems (VSYS), a leading-edge supplier of security systems and software, announced recently that the company has appointed Mr. Dennis Raefield as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective as of 17 February 2014. Mr. Raefield has been a board member for Viscount since November of 2011. Mr. Raefield replaces Mr. Steve Pineau, who has resigned from the company effective immediately. "I want to...

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