Surveillance & Security News for March 2015

Dahua surveillance cameras and NVRs secure a leading Latin American airline

Background LAN airline, one of the most important airline companies in Latin America, is based in Lima, Peru. The airline company operates scheduled domestic and international services, controlling over seventy percent of the domestic market. Its main base and maintenance centre are located in Jorge Chávez International Airport, Lima, which is a significant transfer hub and aviation infrastructure of South America. Challenge The LAN airline deploys its surveillance system with Dahua so...

Dahua IP surveillance cameras protect one of the biggest shopping centres in Barcelona, Spain

Background Heron City shopping mall is one of the biggest shopping centres in Barcelona, Spain. The mall is stationed with many street-popular brands, along with a wide range of restaurants and a big underground supermarket. Challenge Like any place where large crowds of people gather, shopping malls are susceptible to criminal activity. As a local popular shopping centre, Heron has its existing analogue surveillance system but requires an updated HD demand, including high definition, fast tr...

MOBOTIX surveillance cameras improve security at Bergen County Courthouse and Jail

The Customer The Bergen County Courthouse and Jail in Bergen County, N.J., represents a combination of old and new. Built in 1911, the Bergen County Courthouse is a historical landmark and its architecture reflects the Beaux Arts classicism popular at the time for public buildings. Today, the courthouse and jail campus integrates state-of-the-art technology featuring a computerised central command centre tied to all inmate-housing areas, integrating security for the protected premises, and a du...

Dahua IP solution enhances Hilton hotel's surveillance systems

Background Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China upgraded the security system for DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Santiago, capital city of Chile. DoubleTree by Hilton is an American hotel chain. It is part of Hilton Worldwide. Most DoubleTree hotels are independently owned and operated by franchisees. In early 2011, Hilton Worldwide launched a logo and name rebranding for the chain, replacing the name "Doublet...

Sony IP security cameras chosen to secure trucks in Pihtipudas municipality

Background Pihtipudas is a municipality with 5000 residents, located in Central Finland. It is an important rest stop for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs), because the driver's resting periods are strictly monitored with a digital tachograph. Most of the trucks on Finnish national road 4 stop or stay overnight in Pihtipudas, whilst some of the drivers living in the area also use the rest area to store their vehicles. Pihtipudas is located in the central region of Finland, which makes it ideal in te...

ISC West 2015: Orion Entrance Control to debut access control solutions and barriers

Orion will be showcasing their foundational access control solutions along with their software Orion Entrance Control, Inc., a leading provider of innovative and customised access control solutions, will be debuting at ISC West 2015 in Las Vegas at the Sand Expo Center, located in the Venetian, Booth #5135, with a Kindle Fire HD giveaway. Orion will be featuring their Optical Barrier Swing Glass – High Glass (OBSG-HG) solution that comes with 3/8-inch, clear, tempered, &...

Boon Edam turnstiles improve crowd management for Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Around 21 Trilock 60 turnstiles have been purchased out of which some are installed on rides and one is used as test model Boon Edam Inc. recently announced that the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is in the process of installing Boon Edam turnstiles at a number of their rides to improve crowd management, ensure accurate customer counts, and improve revenue collection. Customer - Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is the only major seaside amusement park re...

AMAG Technology releases Symmetry v8.02 access control software

AMAG Technology, a worldwide provider of complete end-to-end security management solutions for access control and video management, announces the release of Symmetry™ v8.0.2 access control software. Symmetry v8.0.2 software offers end users a complete unified, end-to-end security solution to manage all security and complementary technologies in one place via an intuitive user interface. “We are continuing with our commitment to our integrators and end users to improve our access con...

Dahua Lite HDCVI product line-up for ISC West 2015 showcase

The new 1080p HDCVI solution consists of 1200-Lite-series and 2-series tri-brid DVRs Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China introduces a new 1080p HDCVI solution with more affordable price, which consists of 1080p 1200-Lite-series HDCVI cameras and S2-series tri-brid DVRs. HDCVI 1200-Lite-series : The camera 1200-Lite-series includes IR-bullets and dome cameras, fixed and vari-focal lens...

Honeywell High Quality Analogue added to Performance Series

Honeywell introduces its High Quality Analogue (HQA) to its Performance Series line up, a video surveillance solution that provides high-resolution images on analogue infrastructures, reducing the time and costs typically associated with installing new IP or hybrid HD systems. Benefits for dealers: Honeywell HQA uses high-definition over coax (HDoC) technology – allowing dealers to use existing analogue cable to get HD quality without the need to design new infrastructure or rip and repl...

Sony IP cameras deployed at Bristol Cathedral in United Kingdom

Three Sony SNC RH124 IP cameras were installed and connected to ten 50” LCD screens in the church Background Historically an Abbey, which has since been redesigned and reconstructed, Bristol Cathedral was established in 1140. Along with being a fully functional house of worship, it also serves as a popular tourist attraction, with a total of 25 staff members. Over recent years, a growing area of concern for the Cathedral was the increasing occurrence of theft and vandal...

Sony HD cameras secure Cathedral of Andria in the Puglia region

Sony has equipped the Andria Cathedral with 32 video cameras, both fixed and swiveling Background The Cathedral of Andria, in the Puglia Region of Southern Italy, is a priceless artistic and historic treasure, for which a CCTV video-surveillance system was requested. Dating from approximately the 12th century, the Cathedral contains a famed precious relic, “The Holy Thorn”, believed to be one of the thorns from the Crown of Thorns forced on the head of Christ bef...

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