Surveillance & Security News for March 2016

SRI International introduces biometric identity readers and management systems

SRI Identity™ solutions seamlessly acquire, verify and manage identity information. Based on decades of biometrics expertise, the company creates and integrates versatile identification products that are easier to use, faster, more accurate and cost-efficient than any previous offerings. The product portfolio includes a variety of biometric identity readers as well as multimodal identity management systems. As organisations seek new ways to streamline security, optimise operations and con...

Vicon appoints Rancilio Associates as new manufacturer’s representative to further expands presence in the US

This appointment of Rancilio Assocaites signals further strengthening of Vicon’s sales presence in the US Vicon Industries, Inc., trusted designer and producer of video security systems and high-performance IP cameras, continues to expand its U.S. presence with the addition of Rancilio Associates. They will cover Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Southern Illinois. This additional sales resource emphasises Vicon’s commitment to developing strong partnerships and...

ASIS International announces 8th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition in Bahrain

The 2017 event in Bahrain will serve ASIS members and stakeholders from across the region ASIS International has announced that its 8th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition will take place from the 5th-7th November 2017 in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Expanding ASIS educational event portfolio ASIS has decided to move its flagship event in the Middle East from the late February timing of recent years in order to better accommodate its expanding portfolio of global edu...

VIVOTEK’s five intelligent IP surveillance cameras honoured with 2016 Taiwan Excellence Awards

The winning models include FD9381-HTV, IB9381-T, CC8370-HV, FD816C-HF2, & SC8131 network cameras VIVOTEK is honoured to announce five of its intelligent IP surveillance products received the 2016 Taiwan Excellence Awards. These include H.265 models FD9381-HTV and IB9381-T, H.264 models CC8370-HV, and FD816C-HF2, and stereo camera, SC8131. 1180 products were entered into the Taiwan Excellence Award competition, and VIVOTEK took home 5 awards! Owen Chen, the Chairman of VIV...

How to tackle the Zika virus impact on employee security, companies and business travel

Many companies are considering carefully the possible risks of business travel to the areas most impacted by the Zika virus, and others may have facilities located in affected areas. What is the Zika Scare? Transmitted by mosquito bite, the Zika virus can cause a fever that typically involves minor symptoms. There is an additional risk to pregnant women as Zika fever has been linked to incidences of microcephaly (a neurodevelopmental disorder) in newborn babies through mother-to-child transmi...

GTT Mid-Atlantic becomes Opticom and Canoga products’ dealer in Mid-Atlantic region, US

GTT Mid-Atlantic will provide new and existing customers in the region with improved access to Opticom and Canoga products and services Global Traffic Technologies, LLC is expanding its service offering in the states of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and West Virginia, in addition to Washington D.C., with the opening of GTT Mid-Atlantic, the authorised Opticom and Canoga dealer in the region. GTT Mid-Atlantic will provide new and existing customers throughout the area with impro...

ExtraHop to showcase healthcare analytics bundle at HIMSS 2016 in Las Vegas

The new healthcare analytics bundle is a conduit for turning all of that data flowing over the network into actionable, real-time information ExtraHop, the global leader in real-time stream analytics for IT operations and business intelligence, recently announced a new healthcare analytics bundle purpose-built to transform IT from a support system into a force multiplier for clinical operations and patient care. The company also announced support for the Digital Imaging and Co...

Johnson Controls P2000 security management system enhanced for people, property and assets protection

The P2000 from Johnson Controls, already known for integrating video surveillance, fire alarms and building management systems, now offers more options to better protect people, property and assets. Enhanced features include web-based alarm management, geo-location mapping, enhanced video technology, and mobile compatibility to Google® Android® devices that will help security personnel and building owners better assess threats and respond appropriately. Web-based situational awareness a...

ISONAS to launch new line of access control software and hardware at ISC West 2016

ISONAS will be hosting a media event at its booth on April 6th to further showcase the new Pure IP product line ISONAS Inc., a leading pure IP access control system manufacturer, recently announced that the company will be exhibiting and launching its new line of software and hardware products at booth #2077 at the ISC West trade show, the largest security event in the world. The ISC West show will take place April 6th – 8th at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, NV. At...

CNL Software to present IPSecurityCenter PSIM at ISNR 2016, underscores commitment to Middle East by increasing staff count

ISNR has established itself as a leading regional show for fire and security professionals CNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, will be presenting its IPSecurityCenter PSIM solution at the biennial International Security National Resilience Exhibition & Conference (ISNR) in Abu Dhabi, 2016. It comes at a time when CNL Software increases its commitment to the Middle East region, with the addition of senior operations, tec...

OT Systems develops PoE media converters, Ethernet switches, injectors and splitters for IP devices

Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a method developed and standardised by IEEE to supply power along with data over Ethernet cables to support IP devices. It eliminates the headache of AC power socket, cabling and conduit installation and provides significant resource savings. The PoE solution enables flexible installation of IP devices at any locations. Its low voltage supply (48V) prevents electric shock hazard, reducing life risk, and offers centralised power management for each device through the...

OT Systems IET Series industrial Ethernet switches satisfy various industrial applications

OT Systems introduces its new IET Series, which features a full portfolio of industrial Ethernet switches including hardened and industrial grade Managed, web-smart, self-configured and unmanaged switches to satisfy various industrial applications. Ideal for industrial applications The IET Series supports IEEE802.3at Power-over-Ethernet design (30W per port) and wide range power inputs (12 – 58VDC) for flexible power supply selection. Its SuperXtra Ring technology provides less than 20ms...

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