Surveillance & Security News for March 2013

MOBOTIX IP cameras help deter theft at Stackmann department store in Germany

In 1919, Ernst Stackmann opened his department store in Langen Street in the town of Buxtehude, Germany, where he sold textiles and ready-to-wear clothing. Today, this store still serves as the headquarters for the family business that has, in the course of time, become a traditional part of the historic centre of Buxtehude. The company management, which is now in the third generation, already knows how important it is to keep up with the constantly changing requirements for retail stores. Toda...

NVT upgrades surveillance system for leading grocery chain in U.S.

The integrator F & N Enterprises of Tucson, AZ is a low voltage systems integrator specialising in commercial/residential installation of burglar, fire and surveillance security systems. They are experts in the deployment of structured cabling, voice and data infrastructures, using UTP and Fiber Optics. Project background A leading grocery chain’s corporate security and loss prevention departments had requested an overall upgrade to the region’s facility surveillance systems...

DVTEL Network Video Management System deployed by Belgian Kursaal Casino to enhance security system

Background The Casino Kursaal Oostende is the largest of the eight casinos owned by the Belgian government. The 26,520 square foot casino features 20 table games, 54 slots and three restaurants on the property. The building in which the casino is located is classified as a monument and is owned by the City of Oostende. Business challenges Belgian casinos are administered closely by the government and are legally required to have video surveillance with real-time recording at 25 frames per sec...

Dahua cameras help to secure Tanishq jewellery store in India

It is a truth universally acknowledged that an object attracts people’s eyes always worth a great deal. Jewellery, a word of alluring, is worth a lot; therefore, how to upgrade the security level is one of the top questions jewellery stores always seek to resolve. Tanishq, promoted by the Tata Group, is a prominent jewellery brand in India. It offers traditional as well as trendy designs in gold, diamond and platinum jewellery, pioneers the concept of branded jewellery and ornaments. Gain...

Oncam’s 360-degree imaging technology secures more than 2,000 retail outlets throughout the U.S.

The loss of inventory due to employee theft, shoplifting, paperwork errors, or supplier fraud – cost retailers more than $34 billion in 2011, or more than 1.4% of their total sales, with shoplifting accounting for 35% of those losses alone. Oncam's customised solutions are designed to meet today’s demanding security and operational requirements. We help retailers by first listening to their concerns and then developing a specific solution represented by our scalable technology that...

Dahua network cameras installed at Mahaganapati Temple in India

As a public venue, the temple received a large stream of regular visitors and saw quite often religious events, which both level up the difficulty of protection and security. Meanwhile, given to the circumstance that the temple is a historical site requiring delicate preservation, the Temple Trust finally decided to have Dahua network solution to secure its premises. The applied camera model is Dahua 3MP full HD Network IR camera (IPC-HFW3300) and the storage device is Dahua 16ch 1 U NVR (NVR321...

Gallagher’s proven security solutions meet the challenging requirements of government and defence

Gallagher systems are used worldwide in a multitude of government settings from offices to military bases and successful field trials have validated the Gallagher security electric fence system for use on military sites.Gallagher understand the importance of securing intellectual property, human resources and physical assets for government and defence sites.By drawing on a combination of system division and operator privileges, both high and regular security areas can be supported through a sing...

Cassidian's IPA 8 achieves production milestone in Manching, Germany

The Eurofighter IPA 8 (Instrumented Production Aircraft 8) test aircraft has achieved an important production milestone at Cassidian in Manching: with the mounting of the right wing, the connection between the cockpit, vertical tail unit and wings with the fuselage has been completed. “IPA 8 is based on the latest Eurofighter Tranche 3 construction standard and is furthermore equipped with state-of-the-art flight test instrumentation. That makes the aircraft the most advanced Eurofighter i...

IndigoVision launches its 10th access control integration module

IndigoVision has launched its latest integration module enabling Paxton access control systems to be fully integrated into Control Center, IndigoVision’s IP security management software solution. “This is a significant milestone.” said John Semple, IndigoVision’s Head of Product Management, “Releasing the 10th access control integration module, integrating the Paxton system into the IndigoVision solution, shows how IndigoVision leads the security industry as the op...

Dallmeier launches its new IP dome camera with real-time Full HD video

The DDF4820HDV-DN, which is built into a vandal-resistant (IK10) dome enclosure, provides real-time Full HD video (1080p/30) using the H.264 codec and supports resolutions up to 3-megapixel. The camera is equipped with a fast (large maximum aperture) and motor-driven P-Iris megapixel varifocal lens (F1.2 - F2.3 / 3 - 9 mm) which allows for the convenient adjustment/configuration of the focal length (zoom), focus and iris (aperture) via the web browser. The novel P-Iris control technology, desi...

ONCAM integrates its 360-degree CCTV surveillance technology with Pelco’s IP video management system

ONCAM, the world’s leader in 360-degree CCTV surveillance technology, recently announced its integration with Pelco by Schneider Electric. Oncam will integrate its 360-degree technology with Pelco’s Digital Sentry (DS) IP video management system to provide end-users with ultimate total situational awareness. Pelco by Schneider Electric has always been a leader in the surveillance space: now it adds to its successful portfolio by incorporating Oncam’s 360-degree technology and...

IQinVision megapixel cameras enhance security and quality of life for Connecticut housing authority

IQeye cameras are deployed in building entrances, hallways and stairwells, laundry rooms and common areas IQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel IP cameras, recently announced that the Milford (CT) Redevelopment and Housing Partnership is successfully using IQinVision HD megapixel cameras to improve quality of life, increase safety, and streamline administration throughout their extensive housing projects. Valley Communications is the integrator for this gr...

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