Security product news & launch announcements

Altronix releases latest NetWay Spectrum 2-Port Media Converter/Injector

Altronix, the recognised leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, has announced the release of NetWaySP2P 2-Port Media Converter/Injector, which converts a single fiber cable into two 1Gb Ethernet ports providing PoE/PoE+. This allows multiple IP devices to be deployed at greater distances utilising fibre – reducing the need for additional cabling, equipment and installation costs. “Altronix worked closely with installers when designing the...

360 Vision Technology’s ruggedised CCTV cameras facilitate effective temporary surveillance

Fulfilling the demand for rugged build quality and all-round performance, 360 Vision Technology reports that their British designed and manufactured ruggedised CCTV camera technology has seen a rapid increase in demand for use by many leading temporary surveillance equipment manufacturers. “As the applications for video surveillance expand and the requirements for CCTV in diverse areas increases, temporary surveillance is fast becoming a security industry growth sector,” says 360 Vi...

LILIN launches NVR3416R-6TB HD IP Network Video Recorders for professional installer market

Targeting the professional installer market, LILIN America, an entity of video surveillance provider Merit LILIN serving North, Central and South America, launched the NVR3416R-6TB, part of company's 3rd generation of HD IP Network Video Recorders. Offering improved performance, yet simple to use, this 16-channel NVR gives installers more flexibility when designing residential and commercial IP video surveillance systems by offering H.264 support for IP cameras with up to 5MP resolution support,...

Orisec introduces compact and easy-to-install Covert Wireless Shock Detector

At less than 1 inch wide, Orisec have launched a Covert Wireless Shock Detector which is small enough to install in almost any location, even concealed within uPVC window and door frames. Orisec designs and manufactures wireless and wired intruder alarm equipment exclusively for professional installers. Founded on invention and innovation with a focus on exceptional design and performance, Orisec has filed more than 100 patents, registered designs and trademarks. Above all, their products are r...

Viking launches K-1900-7-IP vandal resistant VoIP SIP hot line panel phone

Viking’s K-1900-7-IP is a durable, attractive, and easy to use VoIP SIP hot line phone, capable of withstanding harsh conditions and abuse. “The K-1900-7-IP provides a vandal resistant aspect that most VoIP SIP phones fall short of. Plus, it’s easy to use and program.” – James Catt, Engineer, Viking Electronics, Inc. The K-1900-7-IP calls a number when the handset is lifted. Once the call is answered two-way communication is established. If the first number is busy...

Inner Range’s Integriti Version 18 offers many enterprise-level enhancements

Checking security credentials on mobile devices, scalable vector graphics, Application Layer High Availability for customers who require Enterprise grade reliability and License Plate Recognition are among a series of new updates available for Inner Range’s intelligent integrated security solution Integriti. The newest developments are possible with an Integriti V18 software update and are available for new and existing customers immediately. Security staff will be able to check the valid...

Luxul’s gigabit routers to feature Domotz remote management technology

Luxul, the innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, has announced that several of the company's popular gigabit routers will soon be available with built-in Domotz remote management technology. For integrators, this additional functionality saves time and money by allowing them to remotely manage and support their customers' Luxul networks. Integrators utilising Luxul routers with Domotz technology will receive alerts when network issues arise, allowing them to take immediate ac...

QNAP's 'Virtualization Station' white paper simplifies IT infrastructure and management

QNAP Systems, Inc. released its 'Virtualization Station' white paper, which is written with the perspective of the solution provider in mind to explore what virtualisation is, and understand in depth about QNAP Virtualization Station. The white paper also includes an assessment of virtual machine performance and results to help the reader choose an appropriate QNAP NAS and obtain a clear picture of VM configuration and application scenarios. Using P2V (Physical to Virtual), organisations can co...

Vicon Valerus 18 offers H.265 support and simplified VMS experience

Vicon Industries, Inc., designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, has announced the release of Valerus 18, the most significant update yet to its popular video management software. With the latest release, Valerus provides enhancements to its user interface, new data backup and security options, and support for H.265 cameras. It also introduces a new module, Valerus/ViconNet Gateway, which provides a simple and affordable...

OnSSI Ocularis VMS 5.5 offers greater integrations and automated features

OnSSI announces the release of Ocularis 5.5, the latest update to the company’s industry leading Video Management Software (VMS) platform. Ocularis 5.5 includes new integrations and automation functions that increase overall performance and cost-efficiency. “This latest release of Ocularis provides a long list of new features and improvements that solve the emerging needs of users across a wide range of applications to deliver the latest functionality for enterprise level surveillan...

SmartTask software ensures efficient workforce scheduling and management for manned security providers

The rapid adoption of employee scheduling and workforce management software SmartTask gathered pace last year with record levels of growth in the UK and internationally. In particular, there was an 81% increase in the number of field service businesses using the system during 2017, which now includes over 100 manned security providers and 15% of the ACS Pacesetters. “Over the past few years we have worked hard to understand the needs of the manned security industry to develop a solution t...

Videx launches new video entry system with 3.5” handsfree colour monitor

Access control and door entry provider Videx has introduced a new video entry system that boasts a 3.5” handsfree colour monitor, integrated optional proximity for up to 50 users, that only requires two wires to link the door panels, videophones and PSUs together. Rob Sands, Technical Director at Videx UK, said: “The wiring of these systems is very simple, meaning installation is quick and easy, so they’re a great door entry solution for houses, flats, apartments and small off...