Surveillance & Security News for September 2010

Mobile IP video surveillance and its benefits to be discussed at Plustek and Axis seminar

Digital, network video surveillance system provides a host of benefits and advanced functionalities Plustek Technology Inc., a provider of surveillance and imaging solutions, will host its a half-day seminar discussing IP video security and surveillance with network video specialists Axis Communications on Thursday 23rd September at Derby Hall, Nottingham University (9am - 1pm).The digital, network video surveillance system provides a host of benefits and advanced functionalities that cannot be...

Tips to reduce false security alarms with proper installation, education and training

  False security alarms can be reduced with simple business practices In today's security conscious environment, repeated false alarms can be costly to a business, and not just in financial terms. A false alarm is simply the activation of one's security alarm system for no apparent reason. With the introduction of European standards and the UK implementation of PD6662 (scheme for the application of European Standards for intruder and hold-up alarm systems) and DD243 (code...

Honeywell appoints Knight Security as Commercial Security Systems' authorised dealer

Honeywell's programme is designed for dealers with expertise in intrusion, video surveillance and access controlHoneywell has selected Knight Security Systems, Inc. as a Honeywell Authorised Dealer for Commercial Security Systems (CSS). The programme will provide design, installation and support services for the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based integrator, which specialises in the service and maintenance of security, fire, video, access control and other low-voltage systems for both residential an...

Mobotix announces robust sales and earnings growth in latest financial results

MOBOTIX AG is a system provider for high-resolution and network-based video security systemsSales: €53.8 millionSales growth: 20%Export ratio: 73% EBIT: €12.1 millionEBIT in % of total output: 22%Net income for the period (after taxes): €8.4 million Earnings per share: €1.89Proposed dividend: €1.00MOBOTIX AG, system provider for high-resolution and network-based video security systems, reported continued robust growth in sales and earnings for the fiscal year 2009/2010 e...

Raytec enhances campus security and saves resources for Sheffield University

Raytec LED units improve security and ensure the safety of 25,000 students living on campusThe University of Sheffield has installed the latest energy-efficient White-Light LED technology from Raytec to achieve huge energy bill and CO2 savings. In a project handled by Clear Image, the University has chosen Raytec LED units for upgrades to improve security and ensure the safety of 25,000 students living on campus; providing a safe environment during the hours of darkness."The University of S...

March Networks' IP surveillance solution enhances facility security for Campbell County

March Networks' hybrid recorders, encoders and VMS are deployed in Campbell CountyMarch Networks®, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, announced that the government of Campbell County, Wyoming is using the company's VideoSphere® Video Management System (VMS) and Edge encoders, as well as March Networks 4000 C Series hybrid recorders, for integrated security across its facilities. The county's IT department standardised on the solution based on its proven reliab...

Chubb’s integrated security system installed at Welsh Assembly enhances building security

The CCTV system is integrated with intruder alarm, fire alarm, door entry and baggage checking systemsMembers of the Welsh Assembly can meet safe in the knowledge that their building is fully protected thanks to a complete fire and security system designed and installed by Chubb. Chubb is a subsidiary of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation. The £27 million state-of-the-art building at Llandudno Junction in North Wales is among the greenest public buildings in...

IMS Research’s findings show increasing demand for wireless video surveillance products in world markets

The EMEA and Americas wireless infrastructure used in video surveillance markets are forecast to grow at a rate approaching 20% in 2010 According to a new report from IMS Research on the market for wireless infrastructure used in video surveillance, the market was estimated to be worth around $175 million in 2009, in the Americas and EMEA regions combined. Additionally, both the EMEA and Americas markets are forecast to grow at a rate approaching 20% in 2010. So what is driving this growth?&...

Siemens’ integrated fire safety and security system installed at its Beijing Data Centre

 Siemen's new head office in China -Siemen's Centre BeijingIn September 2008, Siemens China opened its new Siemens' Centre Beijing (SCB). Located in Wangjing in the Chaoyang District of Beijing, the cutting-edge and environmentally friendly 30-storey building, covering an area of 17,500 square metres, is also the company's largest real-estate project worldwide. It houses the headquarters of Siemens China and partly consolidates the offices of local Siemens companies, subsidiaries and operat...

Geutebruck’s innovations in video surveillance technology to be exhibited at Security Essen 2010

The new re_porter-IP/SE, an entry-level IP serverAt ‘Security' Geutebruck is showcasing the new re_porter-IP/SE, an entry-level IP server; the GeViScope-AS/R, a new high performance GeViScope-based video analysis platform; as well as a new independent SD card ‘Nano DVR' facility for their IP video sources VIPCAM-DN101/PX and CAM2IP. But perhaps the most significant development on their stand is the new generation of software for GeViStore and GeViScope platforms. Its new ‘Omnir...

Mayflex introduces training courses for customers of Grandstream’s IP video surveillance products

 Attendees are recommended to bring Grandstream cameras with them as it's an interactive sessionMayflex and Grandstream Networks are working together to bring customers the opportunity to become Grandstream Networks IP Video Surveillance Certified with their new exclusive training courses.Mayflex has expertise in IP surveillance solutions and is dedicated to supporting customers who want to learn more about installing these products. Already offering courses on ACTi, Mobotix, Milestone and...

Synectics displays its integrated surveillance solutions at Transport Security Expo 2010

t-1000 - 'The intelligent digital video recorder (DVR)'Synectics Mobile Systems Ltd, (Synectics) a leading supplier of integrated high-level surveillance solutions for critical transport markets is showcasing its cutting-edge solutions at the Transport Security Expo 2010.Taking place from 14th - 15th September, at Olympia, London, this promises to be an exciting event for the company as they present their ground-breaking products and solutions, including the cost-saving Genius, journey...

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