Surveillance & Security News for July 2011

Lack of collaboration from IT departments force UK retailers to prevent IP based surveillance

 Lack of collaboration with the IT department has forced UK retailers to compromise with CCTV securityMany retailers are being prevented from deploying IP-based surveillance due to a lack of collaboration with their IT departments, according to a recent report commissioned by Axis Communications, the global leader in the network video market. The independent report by the Centre for Retail Research (CRR) examines current and future CCTV use in the UK. It reveals that nearly half (42.7%) of...

Connexion 2 plans to expand overseas

  Connexion2 manufactures the Identicom lone worker device range and‘SoloProtect' lone worker solutions Connexion2, the manufacturer of the multi-award winning Identicom lone worker device range, and the provider of ‘SoloProtect' lone worker solutions, is set to capitalise on overseas expansion following an announcement that it has signed a number of strategic partnership agreements with major security companies around the world.   The partnerships...

Pelco and Software House announce the integration of Endura and C video surveillance systems

  Pelco and Software House announce  integration of their video surveillance and access control platforms Pelco by Schneider Electric and Software House, a part of Tyco Security Products, are pleased to announce the integration of their two platforms - the Pelco Endura enterprise class video surveillance system and Software House C-CURE 9000 access control and event management solution. The Endura and C-CURE9000 integration combines the strengths of both platforms into a sing...

Barix and Singlewire align for InformaCast Public Address Solution

 Barix Exstreamer P5 - The IP Speaker without the speaker As ISC West approaches, Barix announces that it's Audio over IP devices and contact closure interfaces are now qualified for integration into Singlewire InformaCast® solutions for professional security applications.InformaCast is a mass notification platform that allows users to simultaneously send audio streams and text messages to multiple IP phones, IP speaker end points, computer desktops and overhead paging systems. Systems...

Sentry360 and Viasys collaborate for 360° Video Analytics

   A partnership has formed with Sentry360 and Viasys to deliver 360° Intelligent video surveillanceSentry360, a leading developer of advanced multi-megapixel surveillance cameras, has entered into a technology partnership with Viasys, a premiere provider of advanced video analytics dedicated to perimeter protection and intruder detection."We have successfully bridged the gap between intelligent video and limited field-of-view cameras", says Thomas Carnevale, Preside...

Axis announcement on Japan's situation

 Axis announces to have secured product supplies preventing any near-term shortage With reference to the catastrophic earthquake in Japan, Axis Communications hereby announces that the company has secured product supplies and does not currently see any immediate shortages in the supply of components in the near-term.There are several suppliers of camera-specific components in Japan such as lenses and sensors. Apart from these subcontractors, there are also a large number of suppliers w...

Unipart Security’s NSI Gold Accreditation Monitoring and Response Centre launched officially

 Unipart's Monitoring and Response Centre was officially opened by Jeff Little OBE, Chief Executive, NSIUnipart Security Solutions Ltd, new Monitoring and Response Centre in Oxford was officially opened by Jeff Little OBE, Chief Executive of the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) at a ceremony which took place on 1st March, 2011."Today is a visible declaration that Unipart Security has set the highest standards of operation," said Jeff Little. "Early discussions with the NS...

Predator CCTV Ferrari 430 Scuderia back on the British GT track

 Ferrari 430 Scuderia sponsored by 360 Vision Predator CCTV will participate in the Avon Tyres British GT Championship 2011 Phil Burton and Adam Wilcox - podium finishers in the Avon Tyres British GT Championship in 2009 and '10 - are to return to the series this year with their Ferrari 430 Scuderia sponsored by 360 Vision Predator CCTV , the duo announced today. Often a qualifying pacesetter last season, Wilcox hopes that the bad luck which sometimes affected their race results w...

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