Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi) and VIVOTEK, announced that, together, they will leverage Amazon Kinesis Video Streams to present end-to-end surveillance solutions that allow uploading, storing, managing and analysing surveillance footage on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The solution relies on the utilisation of Amazon Kinesis Video Streams with VIVOTEK cameras and Agent Vi's video analytics cloud SaaS, innoVi. Through this integration, the video feed captured by VIVOTEK cameras is fed to Amazon Kinesis Video Streams, which in turn securely ingests and stores video for processing and analytics. Agent Vi’s innoVi then analyses the video streams to enable automatic detections and sends alerts for events of interest; such as security breaches, safety incidents, traffic irregularities and more. innoVi can analyse an infinite number of video streams originating from cameras located anywhere in the world in real-time Scalable cloud infrastructure Powered by cutting-edge Deep Learning technology and a scalable cloud infrastructure, innoVi can analyse an infinite number of video streams originating from cameras located anywhere in the world in real-time, without the need to deploy any additional hardware or software. Harnessing the power of cloud computing and the benefits of automated video analysis that eliminates the need for continuous human observation of video feeds, the collaboration will benefit surveillance users by delivering a simple, rapid deployment of a complete, end-to-end surveillance solution. Compatible with Smart Home and City applications The Agent Vi-VIVOTEK solution is applicable to a wide range of surveillance applications, from mass market Smart Home applications, to enterprise security, large scale Smart City applications and more. “This solution will allow users to easily connect cameras anywhere in the world directly to AWS and immediately benefit from the power of Agent Vi’s enterprise-grade video analytics. The deployment simplicity saves the need for local storage or any additional hardware or software, making this solution ideal for any market from Smart Home to Smart City,” commented Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. The Agent Vi-VIVOTEK solution will be presented at ISC West on 11-13 April 2018 in Las Vegas, NV., USA Process video data in real-time “We are excited to be partnering with Agent Vi to bring this end-to-end solution of enabling VIVOTEK cameras to connect to AWS and transform them into intelligent devices with the help of Agent Vi’s powerful Deep Learning technology and analytics,” says David Liu, President of VIVOTEK USA, Inc. “VIVOTEK’s direct utilisation of Amazon Kinesis Video Streams allows our video analytics partners and developers to easily access and process video data in real-time anywhere in the world,” adds David Liu. The solution will be presented at ISC West on 11-13 April 2018 in Las Vegas, NV., USA, within the VIVOTEK booth, #12089.
Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), a provider of video analytics solutions, announced that its innoVi cloud-based video analytics software as a service (SaaS) is integrated with Amazon Kinesis Video Streams, AWS's newly-launched service to capture, process, and store video streams for analytics and machine learning. Together, the solution will enable any surveillance camera to become "smart" within seconds. Amazon Kinesis Video Streams makes it easy to securely stream video from connected devices to AWS for analytics, machine learning (ML), and other processing. Agent Vi's innoVi is the first fully cloud-based video analytics SaaS integrated with Amazon Kinesis Video Streams, allowing the camera owner to add smart security analytics functionalities that can automatically detect and alert to events of interest. Integration with all IP cameras The integration of Agent Vi’s innoVi with Amazon Kinesis Video Streams brings a first of its kind end-to-end SaaS solution that is applicable to any IP camera, regardless of brand, and that does not require installation of any dedicated hardware or software. innoVi is Agent Vi’s cloud-based, innovative video analytics Software as a Service (SaaS) that offers capabilities ranging from detection of security and safety incidents in real-time to expedited investigations via automated video search, big data applications, and more. The video analytics performance and accuracy are of the highest level, implemented with advanced AI and Deep Learning technology. Advanced cloud technologies "The collaboration between Agent Vi and AWS brings a truly disruptive service to the market, that leverages advanced cloud and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies to make any camera, of any brand, and from any location, seamlessly smart within seconds," commented Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. "We are honoured to have been selected by AWS as one of the first companies to integrate with Amazon Kinesis Video Streams," added Kattan.
innoVi eliminates the need for continuous human monitoring of surveillance cameras, as it detects and alerts to security and safety incidents in real-time Agent Video Intelligence, a provider of video analytics solutions, is launching “innoVi for Smart Cities,” a comprehensive cloud-based video analytics Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), targeted at municipalities and cities. Employing advanced AI and Machine Learning algorithms that continuously monitor video feeds captured by the city’s surveillance cameras, innoVi enables city authorities to become immediately aware of a wide range of events of interest as they unfold, thereby enhancing the operator’s situational awareness and ability to dispatch the most appropriate response. Furthermore, innoVi for Smart Cities allows law enforcement agencies and city authorities to make sense of the massive amounts of data hidden in the recorded video by utilising advanced Big Data algorithms and an automated video search engine for rapid investigations. Smart IoT devices innoVi for Smart Cities transforms the enormous number of cameras deployed across cities into smart IoT devices that become the core of the city’s ability to improve security, safety, and incident response city-wide. It also optimises the use of city and law enforcement resources, effectively tracks and manages city traffic and operations, and provides an improved service overall to city residents. innoVi also offers superior video search capabilities that enable security staff to search hours of video within a matter of seconds innoVi eliminates the need for continuous human monitoring of surveillance cameras, as it detects and alerts to security and safety incidents in real-time, thereby drawing a security operator’s immediate attention to an incident and enabling effective responses to the incident as it evolves. Superior video search capabilities innoVi also offers superior video search capabilities that enable security staff to search hours of video within a matter of seconds, rapidly tracing events or targets of interest and suspicious activity. innoVi’s simultaneous search across a massive number of cameras optimises investigations and incident response and also informs decision-making and situational awareness in those critical moments as an incident unfolds. The service can be fully integrated with new or existing surveillance systems, and utilises an intuitive web-based interface with seamless connection to an unlimited number of cameras installed across an entire city. Cloud-based video analytics solution innoVi for Smart Cities is a first of its kind, fully cloud-based video analytics solution that can be applied to any camera and does not require streaming of video to the cloud. innoVi for Smart Cities marks one of the first commercial applications of Deep Learning AI in the world of video analytics. The technology offers a major upgrade in detection accuracy due to its cutting-edge object classification methodology. Importantly, this methodology actively and continuously learns what different objects look like and how to accurately classify such objects, thereby further improving its detection precision all the time. innoVi for Smart Cities marks one of the first commercial applications of Deep LearningAI in the world of video analytics “We are revolutionising the way cities are managed and elevating security standards to a new level,” said Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. “Using surveillance video for city-wide management, security and safety has been long sought after by municipalities around the globe, and we are proud to be the first to bring to market a solution that is not only compelling in its comprehensive feature set, but also allows a practical deployment across multiple distributed locations, is applicable to different types of cameras, and is not subject to common bandwidth limitations. innoVi is a self-learning platform that continues to improve over time, and we will gradually introduce additional capabilities, which shall be seamlessly added through our centralised cloud deployment.” Agent Vi will present innoVi for Smart Cities at ISC West on 5-7th April 2017 in Las Vegas, within the booth of Axis Communications, #14051 and Milestone Systems, #18053 and also at Milipol Asia-Pacific on 4-6th April 2017, in Singapore, at booth #2124.
innoVi performs real-time detections of security and safety events without the need for calibration, tweaking, or setup typically required by traditional analytics solutions Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), the global provider of open architecture video analytics solutions, announces the launch of innoVi Edge – a compact appliance which enables any IP surveillance camera to connect to Agent Vi’s cloud-based video analytics service, innoVi. Leveraging state of the art machine learning technology, innoVi performs real-time detections of security and safety events without the need for calibration, tweaking, or setup typically required by traditional analytics solutions. innoVi is based on Agent Vi’s patented distributed video analytics architecture that splits the video processing task between an edge component at the remote site network and a cloud-based server. This unique approach offers revolutionary analytics performance while eliminating the need to stream video to the cloud. With the introduction of innoVi Edge, installers can now extend innoVi’s exceptional detection accuracy, minimal false alerts, and ease of use to any ONVIF / RTSP-compliant IP camera, regardless of make and model. innoVi Edge features innoVi Edge (Model 200) is purpose-built for innoVi specification by US-based BCDVideo, an industry-leading global manufacturer of video recording appliances. The appliance enables installers to connect 10 to 40 ONVIF / RTSP IP cameras (depending on frame rate and resolution) to innoVi cloud service. innoVi Edge simplifies the installation process for new or take-over projects by giving installers one device type to work with regardless of number or model of cameras at a given site. The appliance is delivered preconfigured with Agent Vi’s software and comes with a standard 3-year warranty. Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi comments that “The introduction of innoVi Edge dramatically expands the addressable market for innoVi, our advanced video analytics cloud-based service. Via innoVi Edge, any customer with new or existing IP cameras can enjoy the most advanced video analytics service on the market. This offering will be especially attractive to Central Monitoring Stations (CMSs), Alarm Receiving Centres (ARCs) and Remote Video Receiving Centres (RVRC), who seek to grow their monitored customer base by employing innoVi’s first-class offering. Furthermore, we are delighted with our partnership with BCDVideo, a well-known and reputable hardware manufacturer in the surveillance industry offering customised products, who can guarantee our commitments to our customers on product quality and level of service.”
Agent Vi established its Singapore office following several years of success in the South-East Asia region Agent Video Intelligence, a provider of open architecture video analytics solutions, announced the inauguration of its Singapore subsidiary, Agent Video Intelligence Pte. Ltd. Agent Vi Singapore will be responsible for sales and marketing activities in the South-East Asia region, with a focus on Singapore, Thailand, and Hong Kong. Global expansion Agent Vi established its Singapore office following several years of successful activity in the South-East Asia region, including the formation of partnerships with dozens of local resellers and successful deployment of numerous video analytics projects in the private and public sectors. Agent Vi's local sales activities will be headed by Mr. Kelvin Lim, who has spent over a decade in a variety of sales and sales engineering roles in the security industry, as well as several years in law enforcement serving as a member of the Singapore police force. Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi, comments, "In line with our continued global expansion, we are proud to establish our Singapore office and expect to set up additional offices in Asia this year. Singapore has one of the most developed approaches to Safe Cities, which correlates with Agent Vi's strategic focus on the safe city sector, and we expect that our local presence will contribute to becoming an even more influential player in regional safe city programs." Video analytics Ariel Frischoff, VP Sales EMEA & APAC, comments, "We are excited to establish a local presence in Asia and have Kelvin Lim join our team. Kelvin brings many years of industry experience and will be a driving force for our continued growth in the region, in cooperation with our channel partners." Kelvin Lim, Regional Sales Manager, South-East Asia, comments, "The video analytics market has reached a level of maturity which presents tremendous opportunities, and accordingly, it is very attractive to many customers in the region. I'm excited to join the most reputable company in the video analytics space, and look forward to bringing Agent Vi’s solutions to the Asian market."
Agent Vi expects to use the invested funds to expand its engineering, sales and management teams Kuang-Chi Science Limited, a member of the Kuang-Chi Group, has agreed to become a strategic investor in Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), an Israeli video analytics company. Global Community of Innovation The investment, part of Kuang-Chi’s $300 million Global Community of Innovation (GCI) fund launched earlier this year, will expand the company’s portfolio of technologies that enable safe, smart cities. The company is investing alongside public safety leader Motorola Solutions, which first invested in Agent Vi in 2012. According to IHS market research firm, Agent Vi, which was founded in 2003, is the market leader in video analytics, with thousands of successful deployments worldwide. Agent Vi’s patented technology provides sophisticated, customised analytics across safe city, infrastructure, transport, retail and other applications. Intelligent sensors Operating through hundreds of integrators and resellers, Agent Vi’s solutions turn surveillance cameras into intelligent sensors that automatically analyse, detect and search massive volumes of video through its cloud interface. Kuang-Chi invests in technologically disruptive, early to mid-stage companies in robotics, machine vision, aviation, and related technology sectors. GCI Fund portfolio companies receive the full support of Kuang-Chi's corporate resources, from sales and marketing to joint tech development. Earlier this year, the company established a creative hub in Singapore for furthering development of its Future City strategy. Expansion of engineering, sales and management team Agent Vi expects to use the invested funds to expand its engineering, sales and management teams. The company plans to open local offices to serve its growing client base in China, Southeast Asia and Europe. "As a strategic investor alongwith Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, we will help Agent Vi expand into Future City projects across Asia" Dr. Ruopeng Liu, chairman of Kuang-Chi, said: "I am pleased to announce our investment and partnership with Agent Vi. This stake will make an important contribution to Kuang-Chi’s portfolio of Future City offerings and projects. As a strategic investor along with Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, we will help Agent Vi expand into Future City projects across Asia.” Agent Vi CEO Itsik Kattan stated: “Agent Vi has gained a foothold in China and found an important partner in Kuang-Chi, a company that is creating next generation technologies with broad applications for the future of cities. We appreciate the vote of confidence in our growth strategy shown by our Board and Dr. Liu with this transaction.” Ori Israely, Investment Director, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, commented: "Motorola Solutions continues to support Agent Vi and we look forward to continuing the relationship we established in 2012." Dorian Barak, Managing Director of Indigo Global, Kuang-Chi’s partner in Israel, stated: “This represents an important achievement in the growth of Agent Vi. Partnering with a strategic investor of Kuang-Chi’s stature and geographic reach will have significant advantages as Agent Vi expands its Asian presence. Kuang-Chi will no doubt benefit from its collaboration with the leader in video analytics.” Kuang-Chi was represented in the transaction by Simon Weintraub of Yigal Arnon & Co. Agent Vi was represented by Shibolet & Co. Save
The ranking was published in “Video Content Analysis-World-2015” by IHS Technology Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi) has been named as the No. 1 provider of video analytics software, holding the largest market share globally. The ranking was published in a recent market research report on video surveillance by IHS Technology, entitled “Video Content Analysis-World-2015”. Comprehensive video analytics for effective security Agent Vi has been in the video analytics market since 2003 and offers the most comprehensive video analytics product offering, including real-time event detection, video search and business intelligence applications. Agent Vi also offers its customers a full suite of services that includes certification training, design services, pre-sales and post-sales support, installation and maintenance services. Through cooperation with over 700 certified resellers globally, Agent Vi’s products are deployed in thousands of sites worldwide helping to improve security, public safety and business operations. Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi, comments that “We are honoured to have received this objective ranking as the company holding the largest market share globally in our product category. Alongside our continued market expansion, we maintain focus on providing our partners and customers the most reliable products and best support services. With a series of strategic expansion activities scheduled for this year, both in new product launches and efforts to increase territorial coverage, we plan to maintain our leadership position in the market and further increase our market share.” Agent Vi will present its video analytics solutions at IFSEC on 21-23 June at ExCeL, London, UK, within the booth of Milestone Systems (#E750) and Hanwha Techwin (#G800).
VideoXpert is Pelco’s leading-edge Video Management System (VMS) that sets a new bar for the user experience Pelco by Schneider Electric recently announced that they have teamed up with Agent Video Intelligence(Agent Vi) to integrate Pelco’s VideoXpert™ video management platform with savVi™, Agent Vi’s video analytics platform – a union that literally extends the performance and functionality of the already powerful VideoXpert VMS. Expanding strategic partnership The integration allows the full range of savVi’s analytics capabilities on every camera connected to the surveillance system through VideoXpert. Additionally, a deep integration with the VideoXpert Ops Center Client allows for full event management of real-time detections and alerts. This includes event notification, simplified configuration, triggered recording and more. “The VideoXpert VMS platform is the ultimate core solution for capturing and reviewing real-time and recorded video, and multi-system information,” said John Raudabaugh, Senior Manager of Product Integration, Pelco by Schneider Electric. “We’re very happy to be working with Agent Vi and the extended video analytics capabilities their tools bring to VideoXpert functionality,” he said. “Agent Vi continues to expand its strategic partnerships with the addition of Pelco, allowing us to further expand our market reach not only to future Pelco customers, but also to a vast, existing installed-base of Pelco users,” said Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. “The Pelco-Agent Vi integration allows our joint customers to enjoy a complete end-to-end surveillance solution that boasts the highest performance video analytics capabilities,” he said. savVi and VideoXpert video management system Designed with a ground-breaking user interface, VideoXpert is Pelco’s leading-edge Video Management System (VMS) that sets a new bar for the user experience. Through VideoXpert technology, users can tag cameras for easy recall, create and share playlists, and customise their workspaces to make more efficient use of their time focusing on the tasks most relevant to them. VideoXpert’s intuitive design is also optimised by an open architecture for a variety of integration options. While traditional integration is still possible, the new platform can integrate with other physical security systems and building systems to deliver situational awareness and control. And, the VideoXpert Ops Center client supports modular plug-ins that expose additional functionality as required by surveillance needs, creating a cohesive and innovative network solution. savVi, Agent Vi’s unified video analytics software solution, boasts a set of advanced, automated video analysis tools that provide for the immediate detection and extraction of events and valuable data from surveillance footage, replacing the manual and time-consuming tasks traditionally employed to monitor live video feeds or sift through recorded video. By employing savVi, users can make optimal use of their surveillance systems and allocate their time and attention in a more effective manner, thus increasing the return on investment in the surveillance system, as well as improving overall security, safety and business operations. Agent Vi plug-ins for VideoXpert will be available for download by Pelco customers on the Partner First website as part of the Pelco Partner First program. Pelco by Schneider Electric will be exhibiting the integrated solution at ASIS 2015 on September 30-October 1, 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA USA. Visit Pelco booth #4208 for more information.
Agent Vi to inegrate its savVi with SureView’s Immix for central monitoring stations and enterprises Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), the leading global provider of open architecture video analytics software, and SureView Systems, the leading global provider of video-centric security monitoring software, announce the integration of savVi™, Agent Vi’s video analytics platform, with Immix®, SureView’s software platform for central monitoring stations and enterprises. savVi, Agent Vi’s unified video analytics software solution, includes a wide variety of real-time event detection capabilities that enable automated detection of events that violate security policy in a monitored area. The automated monitoring and detection of such events, available on any number of cameras, enables a substantial increase in the number of cameras that can be managed by a single surveillance operator, while improving operator efficiency, response time and overall security. The SureView Immix platform is a web-based, networked software platform solution designed for enterprise businesses and central stations to protect critical assets. Its flexible architecture and large integration library support a rapid deployment model and strong return on investment. The integration enables the presentation of events detected by savVi on the Immix platform, allowing the surveillance operator to quickly review the event details and event image, and respond according to the associated security protocol. “The integration of savVi and Immix, two leading products in their respective fields, provides a technologically superior solution for central monitoring stations that allows them to focus on increasing their customer base while improving efficiency, quality of service and overall security” states Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. “savVi includes many unique features and capabilities specifically tailored for large and distributed deployments and may be licensed in a recurring monthly fee model, making it the ideal video analytics solution for the central monitoring stations market.” “We have worked very closely with Agent Vi to jointly develop this integration and are delighted to announce its release in time for the IFSEC 2015 exhibition. We look forward to helping the Immix community make use of Agent Vi’s solutions and thus gain the advantage that such extensive analytics will bring to reducing false alarms and improving productivity,” stated Craig Evans, Managing Director of SureView Systems. Agent Vi will be exhibiting its video analytics solutions at IFSEC International 2015, on 16 to 18 June, at ExCeL London. Visit Agent Vi within the booths of Milestone Systems (booth #E750) and Samsung Techwin (booth #G800).
The integration allows the full range of savVi’s capabilities on every camera connected to the surveillance system Pelco by Schneider Electric, a leading manufacturer and provider of video surveillance systems, and Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), the leading global provider of open architecture video analytics software, announce the integration of the Pelco VideoXpert™ video management platform with savVi™, Agent Vi’s video analytics platform. VideoXpert VMS: VideoXpert is Pelco’s latest Video Management System (VMS) that is the Gateway to Performance for customers. VideoXpert was designed with a ground breaking User Interface, an intuitive design that requires very little training, an open architecture for a variety of integration options, scalability through its modular design and high reliability. VideoXpert carries forward the traditional integration strategies employed by existing Pelco VMS products and, at the same time, introduces a UI plugin API that enables Pelco partners to carry their user experience forward, directly into the VideoXpert Ops Center client, providing a unified solution. This sets a new bar, immediately extending the functionality available through the Ops Center and the solutions Pelco and its partners can provide. savVI video analytics software: savVi, Agent Vi’s unified video analytics software solution, boasts a set of advanced, automated video analysis tools that provide for the immediate detection and extraction of events and valuable data from surveillance footage, replacing the manual and time-consuming tasks traditionally employed to monitor live video feeds or sift through recorded video. By employing savVi, users can make optimal use of their surveillance systems and allocate their time and attention in a more effective manner, thus increasing the return on investment in the surveillance system, as well as improving overall security, safety and business operations. Real-detection & alerts: “The VideoXpert VMS platform is the ultimate core solution for capturing and reviewing real-time and recorded video and multi-system information” The integration allows the full range of savVi’s capabilities on every camera connected to the surveillance system through Pelco VideoXpert. Additionally, a deep integration with Pelco VideoXpert Ops Center for real-time detections and alerts enables full event management through the Ops Center. This includes event notification, simplified configuration, triggered recording, and more. “The VideoXpert VMS platform is the ultimate core solution for capturing and reviewing real-time and recorded video and multi-system information” said John Raudabaugh, Senior Manager, Product Integration, at Pelco by Schneider Electric. “We’re very happy to be working with Agent Vi and the extended video analytics capabilities their tools bring to VideoXpert functionality.” Market expansion: “Agent Vi continues to expand its strategic partnerships, with the addition of Pelco allowing us to further expand our market reach not only to future Pelco customers, but also to a vast, existing installed-base of Pelco users,” states Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. “The Pelco-Agent Vi integration allows our joint customers to enjoy a complete end-to-end surveillance solution that boasts the highest performance video analytics capabilities.” Pelco and Agent Vi will be exhibiting the integrated solution at ISC West, on 15 to 17 April, at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, NV., USA. Visit Agent Vi in the Pelco booth, #18037.
Agent Vi will be presenting its comprehensive video analytics solutions, including BI Portal at ISC West Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), the leading global provider of open architecture video analytics software, announces the launch of "BI Portal", a cloud-based video analytics service which allows aggregation, analysis and presentation of data acquired from surveillance systems at different locations through a single, web-based interface. BI Portal is a cloud-based service added to savVi – Agent Vi’s comprehensive video analytics platform which provides real-time event detection, video search, and now expanded and even more robust business intelligence capabilities. It enables the aggregation of business and operations-related data acquired by surveillance systems, such as people and vehicle counting, occupancy, crowding and speed analysis. Such data is analysed and presented in a wide variety of user-friendly statistical reports, graphs and presentation formats. Video analytics service for business intelligence applications BI Portal benefits customers such as retailers and other multi-site operators, who require insight into operations at their various sites. The web interface, which is accessible from the user’s personal computer or mobile device and can be easily customised to suit the user’s specific needs, enables effective analysis of site activity at the different locations as well as easy comparison of the performance of the different sites. This data can further be used to allow identification of trends and predictions of traffic and other parameters such as activity, occupancy and more, at each site. "BI Portal is an ideal solution for customers with multiple sites, who now have access to the most advanced, video-based, business intelligence capabilities, through a cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform. In essence, we are enabling video cameras to become IoT devices by extracting key data from the video, uploading it to the cloud and allowing aggregation and analysis of that data from multiple sources through a single interface," states Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. "Agent Vi will be expanding its SaaS offering to allow customers in a variety of vertical markets to enjoy Agent Vi’s innovative video analytics technology, with the increased simplicity delivered by cloud-based architecture in a SaaS model." BI Portal will be available in June 2015 and will be offered as a service with a monthly fee. Agent Vi video analytics solutions at upcoming event Agent Vi will be presenting its comprehensive video analytics solutions, including BI Portal, at ISC West, on 15 to 17 April, at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, NV., USA. To view a demonstration of Agent Vi's products, visit Agent Vi in the following booths: Axis Communications (booth #14059), Genetec (booth #10053), Milestone Systems (booth #20060), Pelco (booth #18037), and Samsung Techwin (booth #14079), or contact email@example.com.
This integration will allow Agent Vi’s embedded component to run on Hikvision cameras Hikvision, the worldwide leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, together with Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), the leading global provider of open architecture video analytics software, have announced strategic cooperation to integrate their products to allow Agent Vi’s embedded component to run on Hikvision cameras. The integration enables end users to run Agent Vi’s full range of video analytics solutions on up to 200 Hikvision cameras simultaneously per single server. Cameras from Hikvision’s 4 series Smart IP camera range are the first to be included in the integration. The cameras are designed to fully meet all professional market requirements for efficient bandwidth and storage utilisation, as well as unparalleled image quality and customer convenience. With 1.3/2/3MP resolution in bullet, dome and box styles available, the cameras provide versatile solutions for users’ different needs. Agent Vi’s advanced video analytics platform, savVi™, boasts a set of advanced, automated video analysis tools that provide for the immediate detection and extraction of events and valuable data from surveillance footage, replacing the manual and time-consuming tasks traditionally employed to monitor live video feeds or sift through recorded video. savVi offers the widest set of video analytics functionalities incorporated in a single product, including real-time event detection, video search and business intelligence applications. Through the integrated solution, Agent Vi’s software component is embedded inside the Hikvision cameras, allowing customers to deploy Agent Vi’s video analytics in an optimal set up that minimises hardware requirements and eases deployment.“The strategic cooperation between Hikvision and Agent Vi allows Agent Vi to expand its reach to a very significant share of the global surveillance market, strengthening Agent Vi’s position as the leading global provider of video analytics,” comments Itsik Kattan, CEO of Agent Vi. “Hikvision users will benefit from the integrated solution which offers them the most comprehensive and reliable video analytics solutions on the market. The Hikvision-Agent Vi integration allows the running of a full set of video analytics functionalities on hundreds of cameras per server, making the price point for the overall solution very attractive.” Keen Yao, International Marketing Director at Hikvision, comments, “With the embedded video analytics in Hikvision cameras, the new solution enables our users to better manage their system and help them locate critical events, to maximise security efficiency. Looking forward, Hikvision will continue to cooperate with Agent Vi to expand the integration and include more Hikvision camera models in the future.”