Surveillance & Security News for March 2014

Traka survey reveals confidence in security industry

The results also showed that there is an increase in the demand to protect portable IT assets such as iPads, phones and laptops Traka, the key and asset management specialist, has released its findings after surveying an international network of security distributors at a recent conference, held in Rome. The survey showed that despite the increase in awareness of data protection, 79% of Traka distributors agreed that customers are most concerned about protecting assets, rathe...

ISF 2014 to feature commercial and internal security products designed for private companies and state enterprises

The inaugural event will feature both commercial and internal security products The inaugural edition of ISF 2014 will be held on 4-7 November at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Center Bangkok. With a rising population that is ever more vulnerable, security has become a major factor in protecting Thai society and enabling the country to advance in peace and stability. The need to protect people as well as businesses and government offices from attack by terrorists, domesti...

TDSi team to tackle Tough Mudder in West London to raise money for Help for Heroes charity

TDSi has been supporting Help for Heroes for a number of years A group of brave team members from integrated security solutions manufacturer TDSi will be tackling Tough Mudder – London West on 26th April, the aim being to raise money for the Help for Heroes charity. A team of 17 TDSi employees and family members will be battling the gruelling, muddy course to complete the 10-12 mile event which is being held near Henley-on-Thames. The Managing Director of TDSi, John Da...

SourceSecurity.com Technology Report highlights remote business management platform

A new Technology Report from SourceSecurity.com, produced in collaboration with Oncam Technologies, highlights how a new technology platform that combines cloud-based computing and automated on-site data collection can help businesses with remote monitoring and management. Combining inputs from surveillance systems, access control, intrusion detection systems, and video analytics, among others, the OnVu360 management platform has applications in remote business management and secur...

IDIS DirectIP surveillance solutions installed at one of Britain’s major fashion companies in London

DAKS, one of Britain’s major fashion companies, has implemented IDIS DirectIP surveillance at its flagship stores on Old Bond Street and Jermyn Street in the heart of London. IDIS partner and one of the UK’s fastest growing security systems integrators, Rutledge Integrated Systems (RIS), won the contract to install and maintain the IDIS DirectIP solution through a competitive bid situation. Previously using an aging analogue CCTV system, DAKS faced an increasing level of theft, with...

Proximex integrates its Surveillint™ PSIM solution with Control Room Management Suite from Barco

Proximex, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, announces the integration of its Surveillint™ Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) solution with the Control Room Management Suite (CMS) from Barco, a leader in enterprise visualisation and collaboration. Under this collaboration, security operators using Surveillint can easily select particular camera sources to be shown in pre-defined areas on Barco CMS-powered video walls and displays. The integration also extend...

FST21 unveils SafeI™ fully integrated access control controller

FST21, a leading technology company specialising in the field of identification and security, is pleased to announce the arrival of SafeI™, a fully integrated access control controller that delivers the most advanced, secure and convenient In Motion Identification access control on the market. SafeI™  enables the ground-breaking technological advantages of FST21's SafeRise® solution (an In Motion Identification system that allows approved users access through a fusion of bi...

Nuance introduces its voice biometrics solution ‘Nuance Forensics’

Nuance Communications, Inc. recently announced the release of Nuance Forensics, a voice biometrics solution that assists law enforcement officials and forensic experts with criminal investigations, as well as with the prosecution and defence of suspects.  This powerful tool uses Nuance’s patented voice biometrics technology to assist in confirming or denying the identity of individuals based on audio files that are used during investigations. Unlike less precise identification techniq...

Honeywell announces availability of its latest 5800C2W across North America

Honeywell recently announced the release of the 5800C2W Convert to Wireless Module, a device that enables retrofitting existing 12-volt security control panels of virtually any type or brand by converting wired sensors to Honeywell’s 5800 Series wireless technology. Up to nine hardwired zones can be easily converted to 5800 wireless protection zones—eliminating the cost of adding transmitters. The 5800C2W is a reliable solution that lets security professionals expand their connected...

Oncam Technologies introduces the OnVu360: a new paradigm in cloud-based management

Oncam Technologies today announces the launch of its unique management platform, the OnVu360. The OnVu360 Management Platform uses an innovative, cloud-based architecture that is simple to install and configure, and yet extremely adaptable. The power of the platform emanates from a small, pre-configured hardware gateway (or software on a local box, such a set-top box or console) and its connectivity to backend services. Once that connection is established, using fixed, wireless or even mobi...

A10 Networks announces pricing of its initial public offering at $15 per share

A10 Networks shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "ATEN." A10 Networks, Inc. recently announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 12,500,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $15 per share. Of the 12,500,000 shares of A10 Networks common stock offered, 9,000,000 shares are offered by A10 Networks and 3,500,000 shares are offered by selling stockholders. The Underwriters have been granted a 30-...

Milestone hosts its ninth annual partner MIPS conference in Orlando, Florida

The MIPS highlighted Milestone Solution and Manufacturer Alliance Partners giving attendees the opportunity see the latest innovations In February this year, Milestone held its ninth annual partner conference, the Milestone Integration Platform Symposium (MIPS) 2014 in Orlando, Florida. With more than three-hundred and fifty video surveillance professionals gathered, Milestone presented its 2014 theme – Why Compromise? The open platform enables compatibility with a w...

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