Surveillance & Security News for July 2013

Pyronix’s Enforcer wins Intruder Product of the Year at PSI Premier Awards 2013

The PSI Premier Awards celebrate the greatest products in the security industry The Pyronix Enforcer two way wireless alarm system picked up another award, this time at last night’s PSI Premier awards ceremony held at the historic Brocket Hall in Welwyn. The evening, attended by snooker legend Dennis Taylor, celebrates the great and the good of the security industry and the products that have caught the attention of the market this year. By allowing installers to vote fo...

VidSys announces equity finance from NewSpring Capital

VidSys provides a transformational PSIM software platform used to run operations centres for public sector agencies VidSys, a leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, recently announced that NewSpring Capital led a $15.65 million equity financing in VidSys.  NewSpring Capital, a Radnor, Pa., family of private equity funds, invested through NewSpring Growth Capital, the firm’s dedicated technology and business services growth equi...

AxxonSoft along with Nexsan, Tandberg Data and SNB IT Distributor host "Empowering Information - Storage and Security" roadshow in Kenya

The seminar showcased the latest trends in the growing Data Storage, IP-security market SNB IT Distributor, a Technology Driven Value Added IT Distributor, together with its technology partners Nexsan, AxxonSoft, & Tandberg Data has hosted a roadshow under the theme "Empowering Information - Storage and Security" for partners, resellers, CCTV integrators, consultants on 18th July 2013, at Sankara, Nairobi. The event was a great success with the participation of more than 8...

TSA to introduce Randomisers at airport’s security checkpoints

Airline passengers who are having their documents examined at an airport’s security checkpoint often try to choose the particular conveyor belt onto which they will place their clothes, coins and laptops. Not so fast, says TSA. The agency is now planning to introduce what it calls “Randomisers” at security checkpoints, which will randomly determine the conveyor belt to which a specific passenger will be assigned. TSA has just issued a Request for Information (RFI) to prospect...

3VR launches 5000-series of network and hybrid video recorders

3VR, the video intelligence company, announced recently the launch of the 5000-series of network and hybrid video recorders (NVRs/HVRs), the company’s most powerful and scalable recording solution to date. The new line of 3VR’s NVRs and HVRs easily scales from medium-sized installations with the 5000 model, to large-scale installs with 128 cameras using the horsepower of the 5500 model. Optimised for the bundled 3VRVisionPoint™ VMS video management software, this turnkey solut...

Bosch Security Systems adds bullet 2000 AN and FLEXIDOME micro 1000 AN to its portfolio of analogue cameras

Bosch Security Systems, Inc. has added the bullet 2000 AN, the bullet 4000 AN family, and the FLEXIDOME micro 1000 AN to its portfolio of analogue cameras. These new 960H cameras capture more pixels per target object for a maximum sensor resolution of 720 TVL – the highest available for the PAL and NTSC standard. Ideal for capturing fine scene details, they are capable of producing video images with 30 percent higher resolution than previous generation analogue sensors. FLEXIDOME micro 10...

BRS Labs expands its core behavioural recognition technology into multi-sensor and “Big Data” applications

Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. (BRS Labs), creator of award-winning software that autonomously learns and alerts on unexpected behavior, recently announced a new strategic direction for generating future growth through the extension of its core behavioral recognition technology into multi-sensor and “Big Data” applications. “After proving our enterprise-class software in the video surveillance industry, it’s time to take our innovative technology to new markets,&rd...

CyberLock adds CyberAudit SP-100 Server to its access control family

CyberLock recently announced the addition of the CyberAudit SP-100 Server to the its access control family. This device has been designed to simplify and accelerate the installation and maintenance of a CyberLock system. Unified Hardware and Software Solution The SP-100 comes preloaded with CyberAudit Professional 3.0 software. Easy to Use Self-configuring one-click registration and an easy-to-use browser-based interface makes for quick and easy installations. Flexible Network Config...

Axis Security to provide manned guarding services to Wulfrun Shopping Centre, UK

Axis Security will provide the shopping centre’s 64 retail, bakery and café outlets with 228 weekly manned guarding hours London Cambridge properties (LCP), which manages the Wulfrun Shopping Centre, has cemented its relationship with the Axis Group by choosing Axis Security, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of bespoke security solutions, to provide manned guarding services to the city centre shopping mall. Axis Cleaning and Support services, formally LPM...

Connexion2 supplies ACPO accredited Identicom lone worker devices to The Calico Group, UK

Connexion2’s Identicom comprises of fixed/inclusive monthly billing, SIM Card, all network usage and 24/7 audio-link Determined that its lone working employees will always receive high quality and reliable safety support, The Calico Group, a leading housing group in East Lancashire, has contracted with Connexion2 to provide its award-winning and ACPO accredited Identicom lone worker device (LWD). Connexion2 has supplied a total of 150 Identicom devices to Calico includin...

G4S awarded integrated security solutions contract by Tangier Med Port in Morocco

The three year contract is worth £10 million in total turnover and will employ over 300 security personnel G4S, the world’s leading secure outsourcing group, has signed a new contract with the Tangier Med Port Authority and Tangier Med Special Agency to deliver a broad range of integrated security solutions at the largest secure site in Morocco. The three-year contract, worth approximately £10 million in total turnover, will see G4S protect the port’s...

Avigilon appoints Central Security Distribution as official distributor for Australian market

CSD will be offering the complete range of Avigilon’s products and solutions to the Australian market Central Security Distribution (CSD) is pleased to announce that Avigilon, the industry-leader in high-definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance solutions, has appointed them as an official distributor for the Australian market. CSD will now offer the complete range of Avigilon’s products and solutions to this market. “Avigilon’s philosophy is to...

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