Surveillance & Security News for November 2011

NATO Senior Defence Economist to be keynote speaker at ASIS Europe 2012

  The ASIS 11th European Security Conference & Exhibition will take place in London on 15-17 April 2012 Mr Adrian Kendry, Senior Defence Economist and Head of Defence and Security Economics, at NATO Headquarters will be the opening keynote speaker at the ASIS 11th European Security Conference & Exhibition which will take place in London on 15-17 April 2012.Adrian Kendry was appointed Head of Defence and Security Economics in Political Affairs and Security Policy Division at NAT...

Hitachi and GenKey join forces to provide better security solutions

 Hitachi and GenKey entered into an alliance to provide high end security solutions Hitachi Europe Ltd. announced that it is entering an initial phase of collaboration with GenKey, a leading provider of ISO 24745 compliant Privacy Enhancing Technology (PET). In Hitachi's system the finger is scanned to create what is described as a biometric template. The system works by transmission of near infra-red light into the finger from LEDs inside the scanner. Light penetrates the finger and i...

CNL Software attends security event IFSEC Arabia 2011

The event saw the launch of the globally renowned commercial and industrial security exhibition in RiyadhCNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, attended the premier IFSEC Arabia in Riyahd this week. The event saw the launch of the globally renowned commercial and industrial security exhibition in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to bring together international security and fire safety solution providers with the Government and commerc...

Texecom launches product branding scheme for security installers

Texecom is providing installers with this opportunity to promote their brand and take recognition for their workAward-winning intruder alarm manufacturer Texecom has launched a product branding scheme for installers to brand the company's devices with their own logo and contact details. As it typically falls to installers to specify, design and implement the best security system for their customers, Texecom is providing them with this opportunity to promote their brand and take recognition for...

Bosch CCTV system comprising of cameras, domes and DVRs installed at Horwich Town

The Bosch CCTV system is installed to monitor the movement of staff and visitors throughout the buildingA CCTV system comprising the very latest Bosch Security Systems cameras, domes and digital video recorders (DVRs) has been installed at Horwich Town Hall to better monitor the movement of staff and visitors throughout the building.Bolton Council's Corporate Property Services department approached Skelmersdale-based Unique Integrated Systems (UIS) to install the system to coincide with a wider...

LYYN security systems provide services to Birmingham City Council

  LYYN is providing its security services to Birmingham City Council in UK LYYN has recently delivered its first real-time video enhancement unit (LYYN Hawk Portable) to Birmingham City Council. The LYYN Hawk Portable unit can be connected to any one of Birmingham City Councils' vast array of different CCTV cameras that are used throughout the city and its boundaries. The customer chose the LYYN Hawk Portable as it can easily be relocated and installed into any one of Birmingham C...

SoleraTec exhibits benefits of affordable data tape solutions in video surveillance during hard drive shortages

SoleraTec's digital computer data tape solutions provide for the long-term video retention capabilitiesSoleraTec LLC, a provider of innovative video lifecycle management and storage software solutions utilising hard drive systems as well as digital data tape systems, showcases the benefits of affordable data tape solutions in video surveillance and production video management solutions during the recent hard drive shortages.Thailand, which has experienced significant flooding since October, acc...

Samsung Techwin launches IP educational seminar - IP-DNA – The Art of Video Network Design

 Samsung's Director of IP Product and Business development, Dr. Edward Wassall, lead the mini-seminar Samsung Techwin, a leading supplier of advanced video surveillance solutions, has launched an IP educational seminar entitled IP-DNA - The Art of Video Network Design. Led by Samsung's Dr. Edward Wassall, Director of IP Product and Business Development, the mini-seminar touches on network theory and system infrastructure, switching architecture, and troubleshooting, among other topics. Most...

IP specialist SeSys deploys MOBOTIX CCTV camera solution to help challenging Wessex Water project

SeSys has deployed a MOBOTIX camera modified to meet ATEX standardsMOBOTIX partner SeSys Ltd, a specialist in network vision solutions, has been selected by Wessex Water to help with the commissioning and operation at one of its largest sewage pumping stations. SeSys has deployed a MOBOTIX camera modified to meet ATEX standards in an enclosed water screening building that pumps 8000 litres of storm water into screens to remove debris before it is sent to treatment. During the commissio...

Counter Terror Expo to address security concerns in the run up to the 2012 Olympic Games

 Counter Terror Expo has warned that effective immigration controls are a prerequisite to national securityBritain's border security has been called into question less than a year before the country plays host to the 2012 Olympic Games.At issue is a government minister authorised pilot scheme to relax controls for certain passport holders. This authorised scheme envisioned perceived low risk individuals being allowed unfettered entry to the country. All others would be subjected to the...

Avigilon HD surveillance system secures on of Toronto's top tourist attractions

Challenge Deploy a reliable, flexible, and high-quality surveillance system to create a safe, comfortable, and entertaining spectator experience. Solution Using Avigilon Control Center Enterprise Network Video Management Software (NVMS) with High Definition Stream Management, Rogers Centre monitors every seat of the 50,000 capacity area and the building's perimeter live during events from its command post. Nineteen Avigilon HD Professional 16MP cameras cover the entire seating bowl while a mi...

Panasonic helps Neo-Gothic mansion style hotel to keep abreast with modern surveillance technology

Hand Picked Hotels, a privately owned and managed hotel group, is a collection of 4 Star luxury country house hotels located throughout the UK and Channel Islands. Providing guests with welcoming and charming service, set within the inspirational environment of magnificent country house hotels, guests are encouraged to feel at home, and relax in sumptuous and luxurious surroundings.Located in 40-acres of Warwickshire countryside, and with the River Stour meandering through its grounds, Ettington...

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