Surveillance & Security News for September 2010

Hikvision announces integration of network cameras with NUUO software

NUUO NVR (IP+) adopts open platform technology supporting as many as 37 brands of IP/megapixel cameras Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd., the leading supplier of digital video surveillance products, announced that a wide range of its network cameras are now integrated with NUUO NVR (IP+) software and NVRmini, including the DS-2CD7xx/8xx series network cameras, DS-2DF1-4xx/6xxH and DS-2DM1-6xxH network speed domes. In addition, Hikvision's digital video servers DS-6104HCI-SATA, DS-6101HFI-IP...

Aimetis' surveillance software ensures security never sets on the City of Oshawa

Customer profileThe City of Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, is home to approximately 152,000 residents. With the revitalisation of City Hall, several municipal buildings and recreation centres and over 1200 acres of passive and active parkland, the City of Oshawa has a duty to ensure it provides its employees and residents with a safe and secure living and working environment.Technology & integration Aimetis Symphony™ Client & Server software COTS hardware for clients & servers A...

3M to acquire biometric authentication solutions provider, Cogent Inc.

Cogent's FIPS 201 certified dual-digit optical fingerprint scanner, the CSD 4503M and Cogent Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for 3M's acquisition of Cogent Inc. for $10.50 per share. The proposed transaction has an aggregate value of approximately $943 million, or approximately $430 million net of cash acquired. Cogent Inc., commonly referred to as Cogent Systems, provides finger, palm, face and iris biometric systems for governments, law enforcement agenci...

Digital video surveillance system from NAV meets challenges for St. Croix Casino

The video surveillance system at the new Casino meets the challenges of a high tech gaming establishmentCombining high resolution IP-based cameras with a feature-rich video management control system, the video surveillance system at the new Danbury St. Croix Casino meets the challenges of a high tech gaming establishment. Designed and installed by North American Video (NAV), the new digital system is the second in a series of projects that NAV has deployed for the St. Croix Chippewa Indians of W...

Coca-Cola Icecek invests in a new surveillance project designed by ACTi

ACTi NVR & product functions featuring PTZ tours and motion detection form part of the solution at Coca-Cola factoryCoca-Cola Icecek, as a listed company on the Istanbul Stock Exchange, has a vision to be one of the leading bottlers of alcohol free beverages in Southern Eurasia and the Middle East. CCI has made one of the biggest manufacturing plant investments in Bursa. "This plant is again the biggest plant in the region that settles from East of Berlin to West of Beijing,"...

Access control provider to install time and attendance system at Cape

Kaba have been providing time recording and access control solutions for SAP customers for over 20 yearsA Kaba time and attendance solution can help a company maximise efficiency by managing its personnel time, one of its biggest costs.Cape is an international leader in the provision of essential non-mechanical industrial services focused on the energy and natural resources sectors. With over 17,000 people in 28 countries, Cape delivers safe, reliable and intelligent solutions both on and offsho...

Navtech Radar’s Jason Burger to speak at the Perimeter Protection & Intrusion Detection Workshop

The topic of Jason's presentation is ‘Technology advancements in perimeter detection and security'Jason Burger, Sales & Marketing Manager of Navtech Radar, the world leading developer and manufacturer of millimetre wave (MMW) radar sensor solutions for outdoor Security and Surveillance applications, will be speaking at the Perimeter Protection & Intrusion Detection Workshop at Transport Security Expo and Conference on 14 September 2010.The topic of the presentation is ‘Techno...

Indiana’s Department of Transportation (INDOT) deploys Proxim Wireless for state-wide Intelligent Transportation System

  Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Deploys Proxim Wireless for Statewide Intelligent Transportation System In order to help monitor and manage traffic throughout the state, the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has deployed an end-to-end Proxim wireless network for a state-wide Intelligent Transportation System (ITS). This wireless network connects traffic and video components over hundreds of square miles throughout the Northwest Indiana and Indianapolis areas,...

Could free Video Management Software from Milestone be the key to access low end surveillance market?

The network video surveillance market has, to date, not been successful in the low-end of the marketMilestone Systems has announced that it will start supplying XProtect Go, a free eight channel version of its video management software (VMS) platform. But what does this mean for the video surveillance industry? Free VMS is not a new phenomenon - a number of network security camera vendors supply VMS for free, bundled with their cameras. So is this announcement significant to the VMS market?Unlik...

Codestuff signs on Controlware to distribute its IP CCTV touch-screen monitor, Quorum Touch, in the European market

Quorum Touch - an innovative all-in-one touchscreen CCTV management system from CodestuffCodestuff, a leading provider of innovative video management systems, has announced a distribution agreement with Controlware to offer the world's first purpose-built touchscreen based CCTV monitoring, recording and management system to over 500 European channel partners. Launched in April 2009, Quorum Touch is an innovative system for up to 16 cameras combining all the elements of a traditional CCTV system...

Abloy UK's Open Door Sessions impart education on school security

Abloy UK had opened a new series of seminars with a focus on education, offering industry consultants and end-users the opportunity to find out more about the security issues in this sector.The first ‘Open Door Session', held at ASSA ABLOY Headquarters in Willenhall, included presentations on the different levels of security in a school building, and the importance of complying with current industry standards and Building Regulations. Guests also received an update on the security solution...

Bosch's HD surveillance solutions and automatic fire detectors will be on display at the Security Essen 2010

The 420 Series of automatic fire detectors feature Bosch's innovative Dual Ray technology Bosch will exhibit at Security 2010 in Essen, Germany in hall 3/stand 409. Among other innovative products, solutions and services Bosch presents the following:The complete High Definition surveillance portfolioWith the introduction of a complete portfolio of HD solutions Bosch addresses the growing demand for HD systems in the network (IP) security market and takes image quality to the n...

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