Surveillance & Security News for October 2012

MOBOTIX safeguards Wales’ natural environment with its innovative CCTV technology

MOBOTIX AG, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has been selected by the Countryside Council for Wales (CCW) for use on the island of Skomer. The innovative CCTV technology will support CCW’s remit as the Government's statutory advisor on sustaining natural beauty, wildlife and the opportunity for outdoor enjoyment in Wales and its inshore waters. Sitting roughly one kilometre off the coast of southwest Wales, the Island of Skomer is sur...

Samsung introduces SRN-100, network video recording system

Samsung has introduced a scaleable ‘building block’ network video recording system designed to uncomplicate the process of specifying a video storage solution large enough to meet immediate requirements, but which can be easily expanded if needed in the future. Samsung’s new ONVIF compliant SRN-1000 NVR provides up to 24TB of on-board video storage capacity and there is the potential of an additional 24TB of storage via two external e-Sata direct storage devices. An unlimited...

Sargent expands its Gramercy series line with two new decorative levers

Sargent Manufacturing Company, a market leader in locksets, cylinders, door closers and related products, and an ASSA ABLOY Group company, announces the addition of two new decorative levers to its Gramercy Series line for Studio Collection™. The Sargent Studio Collection offering, which provides designers, architects and end-users with more decorative suiting options, now includes the RAG and RGM levers.  The RAG lever showcases a grooved insert, providing a distinct, contemporary...

Marmitek recently launched two new HDMI switchers, Connect 421 and Connect540 for home entertainment

Connect 421           This Full HD 4 input, 1 output HDMI switcher is equipped with a Digital Audio output so you can connect the audio of your TV directly to your Home Cinema receiver (codec formats as Dolby True HD and DTS-HD Master Audio are supported). The receiver automatically separates the audio from the incoming HDMI signal so you don't need to install separate audio cables from your A/V devices to the Connect 421. With one audio cable...

Sony launches a new range of IPELA ENGINE EX security cameras

Sony recently announced its new IPELA ENGINE EX™ cameras, the first range of models based on the IPELA ENGINE advanced signal processing platform and part of Sony’s V Series. The latest models represent a new breed of security cameras designed to deliver advances in dynamic range, frame capture speed and low-light performance for demanding imaging applications, in the mid-to-high level video surveillance marketplace. The six new IPELA ENGINE EX cameras include the fixed-angle SNC-VB...

Pyronix appoints Sam Griffiths as its new Account Manager for South East of England

Sam’s experience in the industry is something that he is carrying forward to his position within Pyronix Pyronix introduced Sam Griffiths, their new Account Manager for the South East of England. Starting his career as an engineer, Sam’s depth of knowledge and experience in the industry is something that he is carrying forward to his position within Pyronix. In his previous employment with CSL DualCom, their team created a brand that has become a market leader in...

ProTouch Security UK Ltd announces its expansion forming three divisions

ProTouch UK Ltd. is divided into ProTouch Security, ProTouch Supplies and ProTouch Supplies Award winning Scunthorpe based ProTouch Security UK Ltd., have just announced their expansion and confirmed that the company will now consist of three new divisions. One of the UK’s leading providers of event safety and security, crowd management, event management and health and safety, the parent company ProTouch UK Ltd. is now divided into ProTouch Security, ProTouch Supplies a...

TransTech Systems to showcase Cyclops 6 with ChromaID™ Technology at ISC East 2012

The new Cyclops 6 demonstrates the power of the Visualant ChromaID™ technology Visualant™, Inc. announced recently that its wholly owned subsidiary, TransTech Systems, Inc., will be exhibiting at the ISC East 2012 tradeshow on October 30-31, 2012 at the Javits Center in New York. The company will be demonstrating its latest ground-breaking product, Cyclops 6 with ChromaID™ Technology, in booth #1750. The...

OnSSI’s Ocularis video surveillance software used at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida for presidential debate

The software enables officials to manage cameras from centralised, and mobile monitoring locations Allowing rapid deployment at special events and temporary installations, OnSSI's Ocularis video surveillance software will provide an added layer of security for the final Presidential Debate on October 22nd at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. Thanks to its open-architecture, all-IP design, OnSSI’s Ocularis enabled the City of Boca Raton to expand its video surveill...

IMS Research reports Brazilian video surveillance market is behind the curve in the transition from analogue to IP

Brazil’s analogue market represents larger proportion of its total video surveillance equipment market In its recently published, second edition report on the Latin American video surveillance equipment market, IMS Research (recently acquired by IHS Inc.) estimates that the analogue equipment market accounted for nearly 60 percent of total video surveillance equipment revenues in 2011.  One of the key reasons for this is that Brazil is slightly behind the curve in...

IQinVision HD megapixel IP cameras safeguards Plantation Lakes HOA in Mississippi

IQinVision HD megapixel IP cameras secures 450 homes in Olive Branch IQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel IP cameras, recently announced that the Plantation Lakes Homeowners’ Association (HOA), located in Olive Branch, MS, relies on a mix of IQeye HD megapixel cameras to enhance security at the 450-home development. Cyber Technology Security is the integrator for this on-going project. “We have 450 homes, located on three lakes, and we’...

Wavesight to upgrade wireless CCTV network in Amsterdam

The network will monitor Rembrandtplein and Leidseplein squares Requirement To provide a secure, reliable and flexible CCTV network capable of delivering high frame rates per second and CCTV images, together with telemetry control, simultaneously to a police station and the main city council building. To deliver all of this over a cost-effective wireless network without the costly expense of digging up the city’s historic cobbled streets and causing potential disruption...

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