Surveillance & Security News for January 2012

Axis Communications launches two fixed network cameras AXIS Q1604 and AXIS Q1604-E

Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, announces two outstanding fixed network cameras, AXIS Q1604 and AXIS Q1604-E Network Cameras. These cameras offer ideal solutions for surveillance in highly variable lighting conditions, for instance when light comes through a glass window or entrance creating both dark and bright zones. In these demanding scenarios, AXIS Q1604/-E Network Cameras allow the user to easily and clearly identify both people and objects. "Adapted for wid...

Pegasus Products introduces four new cameras integrating Pixim's new Seawolf chip

Pixim Inc., a leading provider of imaging chips for enterprise security cameras, announced that Pegasus Products has introduced four new cameras integrating Seawolf, Pixim's newest chip. Models include indoor box (PCC-WDR), ATM (PCCMINI-WDR), turret (PDCC-WDRT), and bullet (PVBHRDN-WDR) cameras. Rounding out the line, a new vandal dome (PDCVWDR-2812) will be added in October 2011.Seawolf cameras by Pegasus Products are specified at an effective resolution of 690 HTVL and offer the industry's pro...

Morse Watchmans launches new KeyWatcher TrueTouch software for managing key control systems

Morse Watchmans introduces its new KeyWatcher TrueTouch software, which delivers unparalleled support and functionality for the new KeyWatcher Touch key management system. The new software package comprises the KeyWatcher TrueTouch client interface and the KeyWatcher Server for enhanced administration and control of the KeyWatcher Touch system. "KeyWatcher TrueTouch software capability is a new benchmark in managing key control systems," said Fernando Pires, VP Sales and Marketing, M...

Morse Watchmans launches enterprise-level key control and management system - KeyWatcher Touch

Morse Watchmans, the security industry's premier manufacturer of key control and asset management solutions, recently unveiled KeyWatcher Touch, its powerful enterprise-level key control and management system. Reinforcing the company's competitive advantage and industry reputation, KeyWatcher Touch features the ability to join multiple locations, common usage of database and programming and an instrument-grade touch screen LCD display. Other firsts include the time-saving KeyAnywhere capabil...

Milestone Systems launches IP video management software XProtect Professional 8 for mid-sized installations

Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software, at its MIPS Europe partner event announced XProtect Professional 8 with the power to do more for mid-size businesses, and XProtect Express, a brand new product that makes video enabling easy for smaller businesses."Milestone now has an even stronger and more competitive family of open platform IP video management software, offering more options from the world?s leading solution provider: deeper functionality, fast...

Agent Vi releases Vi-Search and Vi-System allowing automated analysis of existing video sources

Agent Vi is releasing new versions of its video analytics solutions - Vi-Search (video search and analysis solution) and Vi-System (real-time detection and alert solution) - offering exciting, new features and performance enhancements. Vi-Search, designed to index and analyse surveillance video for rapid and automated search for specific events and targets in the video, now introduces Vi-Search Version 2.0 which includes "offline search" capabilities, whereby pre-recorded video cli...

Smiths Detection introduces wireless communication system Sensa-LINX for perimeter protection and surveillance

Smiths Detection launched a new wireless communication system to improve both situational awareness and early-warning response to chemical attacks or threats detected by its suite of chemical sensors.Sensa-LINX easily integrates into Smiths Detection's chemical warfare agent and toxic industrial chemical sensors used in military and emergency response applications.  It also enables deployed sensors to be controlled remotely and to transmit data such as detection results to a Command and Con...

SanWave technology provides wireless radio transmission for IP cameras

SanWave a wireless IP video radio system provides a real alternative to cable or fibre connections between camera and remote DVR or control room. SanWave is a WLAN technology based on standards with extended security features and licence-free frquency bands. SanWave is fast and easy to plan and to install. This type of transmission ideally suits modern IP video applications.Compared to other systems which involve costs for underground and above-ground works as well as costs for installation and...

Elk Products unveils new interface for Lutron’s Radiora

Elk Products, a leading manufacturer of security and control components, is pleased to announce a new interface integration from the M1 Cross Platform Control to Lutron's RadioRA 2 total home control system. The ELK-M1XSLU M1 to Lutron serial interface connects directly to the RadioRA 2 main repeater and enables the M1 to control and adjust the lighting, shades and scenes of a premise. Benefits to the end user include control, convenience and lifestyle enhancement. This product was developed for...

ESI integrates FoxProtect into M1/V1 open protocol central station monitoring platform

ESI have launched the latest product integration for the provision of video analytics to the M1/V1 open protocol central station monitoring platform. Foxstream is a specialised provider of real time video content analysis technologies. Exploiting the latest technologies available, FoxProtect has been developed in association with the laboratory LIRIS member of the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS).             ...

QNAP's VioStor NVR selected to secure Montebelo Aguieira Lake Resort and Spa in Portugal

 QNAP VioStor NVR is compatible with more than 1,000 models of different brandsIntroductionMontebelo Aguieira Lake Resort and Spa is a five-star tourist resort located in Albufeira da Aguiera, Portugal. The resort covers an area of 35 hectares, consisting of 152 apartments and villas, a hotel, a multi-purpose pavilion with a 400-capcity restaurant, and a marina with 400 berths for nautical activities.ChallengesCovering a large area of land and offering diverse services and facilities, Monte...

Traka launches new touch products at IFSEC 2011

 Traka will launch it's Touch lockers and Traka Touch S-series at IFSEC 2011 Following the successful introduction of Traka Touch key management last year, Traka plc will be launching two new products at IFSEC 2011 - Traka Touch S-Series and Traka Touch Lockers. Visitors to stand 4/D55 will see demonstrations of the company's most exciting product development to date. This innovative technology, first developed for key management in the M-Series - a very successful groundbreaking forer...

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