Surveillance & Security News for March 2010

MOBOTIX provides cameras for ambitious sail2Horizons project

Bernt Lüchtenborg, a former building contractor from Brake in Germany, has some big ideas: To sail around the world, twice, alone and without setting foot on land - he calls his project sail2Horizons. As if sailing around the world twice was not ambitious enough, after the first circumnavigation ("sailing with the wind, as a warm-up," as he flippantly refers to it), he plans to turn around and sail against the prevailing wind for a second round. Of course, for such a daring mission, he nee...

AIS and DFKI partner up to develop integrated solutions for civil safety and security

The research and collaboration will bring exciting developments in the field of civil safety and securityAdvanced Integrated Systems (AIS) and the German Research Institute for the Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) will work together on integrated solutions for civil safety and security, it was announced. The two entities are presently co-exhibiting innovative concepts, solutions and products at the International Security and National Resilience Exhibition and Conference ("ISNR"). AIS is...

Wider options for Lenel customers with increased support of Lenel for IQinVision's megapixel cameras

IQinVision is a market leader in HD megapixel network cameras, IP cameras and NVR systemsIQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel network cameras, smart IP cameras, and network video recording systems, announced that Lenel, a UTC Fire and Security Company, has significantly increased its support of the IQeye standard and HD Megapixel camera product lines.IQinVision has participated in Lenel's Open Access Alliance Partnership (OAAP) since the program's inception in 2007 and plan...

Reliance High-Tech - provider of lone worker protection and security, gets BS 8484 approval

The BS 8484 Code for the Provision of Lone Worker Device Services is driven by ACPO and the security industryReliance High-Tech's lone worker protection solution has been certified as BS 8484 compliant following stringent inspection. Evaluation of a wide-range of services and procedures has been completed ensuring Reliance Protect, an end-to-end lone worker protection, complies with all elements of BS 8484:2009.The new and demanding BS 8484 Code of Practice for the Provision of Lone Worker Devic...

RISCO joins elite PSA Security Network as vendor partner, announced at ISC West 2010 tradeshow

PSA includes members who specialise in access control, video surveillance and intrusion detectionRISCO Group, Inc., a provider of integrated security systems, has become a PSA Security Network vendor partner, announced at ISC West 2010. Under the agreement, more than 285 systems integrators who are part of the world's largest electronic security buying cooperative will have access to RISCO Group, Inc.'s industry-leading integrated system technologies.PSA Security Network, based in Westminst...

Panasonic's IP communication solution unveiled at ISC West 2010

KX-TDE600 IP-PBX communications platform supports a range of analogue, digital and IP telephony devicesPanasonic System Networks Company of America was showcasing the versatile KX-TDE600 IP-PBX communications platform at ISC West 2010. In addition to supporting a range of analogue, digital and IP telephony devices, the system is capable of accommodating from as few as 24 to 1,100 employees. This demonstrates Panasonic's unique ability to offer a wide range of technology solutions to complem...

Nio Security Inc. on a roll with strategic and organisational changes unveiled at ISC West 2010

Nio Security Inc. is a world leader in smart video solutions for the security marketNio Security, Inc., a world leader in smart video solutions for the security market announced a sweeping series of announcements related to worldwide company momentum and strategic planning at the International Security Conference West 2010 Expo in Las Vegas. First, Nio has a new alliance with Shenzhen Domenor Technology Co. Ltd (Shenzhen, China) (ISC West Booth 36001) for OEM manufacturing of several Nio product...

IQinVision's HD megapixel network cameras now available on its eStore

The e-commmerce site will offer the complete IQeye Basic Line of standard and HD megapixel network cameras IQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel network cameras, smart IP cameras, and network video recording systems, announced at ISC West that it has opened the IQeye eStore, an e-commerce site for the IQeye Basic Line of network cameras and accessories. The IQeye eStore is designed to reach IT, security, and Pro AV resellers and integrators not currently servi...

CRYPTOCard, access control technology provider, named Managed Services Provider of the Year 2010

CRYPTO-MAS positively identifies individuals before giving them access control to applications, data and networksCRYPTOCard, the authentication authority, has been named Managed Service Provider of the Year at this year's Network Computing awards with its CRYPTO-MAS service. Demonstrating its growing dominance in this area, it is the second consecutive year that CRYPTOCard has won the award, which is voted by readers of the publication. "A successfully managed service is a true combination...

Pecan CCTV website sheds its old skin to sport a new look and feel

Pecan CCTV is an innovator in developing and supplying products for a wide variety of applicationsPecan CCTV has announced the launch of its new website pecancctv.com which features a fresh modern design with improved navigation and a wealth of information about the firm's extensive range of quality surveillance equipment.The new site allows visitors to search easily by equipment type or product code and download datasheets with the technical information they need to make the right choice. New p...

Integrated Biometrics welcomes Paul Frasca into their team

Paul joins Integrated Biometrics with over 10 years of biometric and identity management industry experienceIntegrated Biometrics is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Frasca, a veteran of the biometric industry, to its team as Senior Vice President of Global Sales.  Paul Frasca joins Integrated Biometrics with over 10 years of biometric and identity management industry experience. As Global SVP of Sales, he will operate from the company's Northern Virginia branch office and expa...

Ingersoll and Access Smart join forces to provide new access control technology solution

The offering allows customers to use their contact-less credentials for more than just access controlIngersoll Rand Security Technologies, a leading global provider of security and safety solutions and manufacturer of Schlage contact-less cards and readers, and Access Smart, LLC, a leading provider of secure password management solutions, are partnering to offer customers secure password management combined with access control. These solutions provide users with the convenience of never hav...

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