LENSEC is celebrating its 20th year in the physical security industry. The company was founded November 6, 1998 as Progressive Systems, a custom solutions provider of networked video surveillance. This year marks a milestone of perseverance in an ever-changing industry. As a provider in browser-based video management, Progressive Systems was able to lead the physical security industry in the transition from analogue-based cameras to devices communicating over an IP network architecture. In the infancy of the internet, the company started with an idea to stream network video with the very first IP network cameras. Throughout the beginning of the 21st Century, LENSEC has worked with many different markets by installing and managing cameras around the world. Physical security experts at LENSEC continue to bring a collective knowledge to government entities, healthcare organisations, commercial businesses, higher education institutions, K-12 education campuses, critical infrastructure sites, the oil and gas marketplace, and others.Physical security experts at LENSEC continue to bring a collective knowledge to multiple sectors LENSEC's innovation in the physical security industry Now in its 20th year, LENSEC still provides ground-breaking solutions with its HTML5-based video management software, Perspective VMS®. LENSEC remains relevant, forging the way for the physical security industry. The company is in-touch with customers, seeking feedback and developing new features based on customer ideas. LENSEC leadership strives to develop solutions using customer interaction and productivity. LENSEC Chief Product Officer, Jeff Kellick says, "While 20 years as a technology company is a notable accomplishment, what continues to make LENSEC outstanding is our exceptional staff. LENSEC employees continue to innovate every day just as they have done since day one. Most of our team members have been with LENSEC for more than 5 years. "Many reach the 10-year mark or beyond, including our Sr. Project Managers Mike Fedor and Chris Dowell, both of whom have provided their experience and support to our customers for over 17 years. LENSEC is grateful to have a dedicated team helping customers in critical areas of physical security and video surveillance." LENSEC has worked with many different markets by installing and managing cameras around the world LENSEC provides software that is easy for customers to use. Building on LENSEC's mission to deliver innovation with web-based tools, Perspective VMS® is a video surveillance software used by security teams. With our unified platform, first responders can react and respond to security events. Perspective VMS® is designed for surveillance systems that are scalable for small operations or enterprise organisations. PVMS is intended for an unlimited number of security devices. Our products enable real-time situational awareness for our customers. With 20 years of experience under its belt as a manufacturer, and history as an integration company, LENSEC has learned what works and what to avoid. Employees carry that expertise, offering it to value-added resellers. The LENSEC team learns and shares knowledge with our VAR partners, making their jobs easier, and making them winners with their customer-base.
Galaxy Control Systems, a privately held company headquartered in Walkersville, Maryland, is a technology firm in the integrated access control industry. The company's hardware and software solutions, all manufactured in the USA, provide access control, video surveillance, alarms, photo-imaging, badging, elevator control, building management, and time and attendance for small applications, fully integrated security management systems and enterprise-class control systems. Perspective VMS and System Galaxy Software integration for Perspective VMS and System Galaxy is a bi-directional integration that enhances both physical security solutions. User security cameras are configured through the access control software to alarm and push video to the display using the video management software when event activity is detected. Conversely, Perspective VMS will display alarms and device status generated by the System Galaxy and Cloud Concierge access control software. Chief Product Officer, Jeff Kellick explains that LENSEC continuously seeks out product integrations that are advantageous to customers and the physical security industry. Kellick says, "We are excited about this product integration, especially given Galaxy Control Systems' leadership in the marketplace. LENSEC is pleased to be able to offer this greatly expanded functionality by working with Galaxy." Real-time security management solutionPerspective VMS will display alarms and device status generated by the System Galaxy and Cloud Concierge access control software Rick Caruthers, Executive Vice President for Galaxy Control Systems says, "This new integration is unique in the industry in that two manufacturers – Galaxy and LENSEC – have created a solution with multiple ways for an end-user to monitor, detect, and respond to security incidents in real-time." Caruthers describes the integration as "a complete, real-time security management solution for end-users and security integrators, with scalability and flexibility for enterprises of all sizes." Perspective VMS is an intuitive and scalable physical security platform that provides situational awareness and the ability to monitor live or recorded video from anywhere in the world. It is appropriate for small, single-site deployments, mid-tier security projects, or multi-site enterprise security environments. System Galaxy is a complete, enterprise-class access control and security management solution. Cloud Concierge is a powerful suite of cloud-based access control services offered by Galaxy Control systems that provides a range of capabilities for real-time monitoring and management of access control devices from anywhere via PC, tablet, or mobile phone.
Galaxy Control Systems, manufacturer of access control solutions, has announced a new integration between its access control products, Cloud Concierge and System Galaxy software, and the Perspective VMS® from LENSEC, a producer of IP video surveillance solutions. The integration will be officially launched at Intersec 2018, January 21-23, 2018 in Dubai, where Galaxy will exhibit at booth S1-C20. Monitor, detect and respond to security incidents The unique bi-directional integration between the Galaxy Control Systems’ System Galaxy platform and the LENSEC Perspective VMS® solution provides added functionality to both solutions. First, the user’s cameras are configured through the access control software to activate on specifically defined access system alarm activity and this video is pushed to display through the VMS. At the next level, the Perspective VMS® software will display alarms and statuses generated by the access control system. “This new integration is unique in the industry in that two manufacturers – Galaxy Control Systems and LENSEC – have created a solution with multiple ways for an end-user to monitor, detect and respond to security incidents in real-time,” said Rick Caruthers, Executive Vice-President, Galaxy Control Systems. “It’s a complete real-time security management solution for end users and security integrators, with scalability and flexibility for enterprises of all sizes.” Exciting product integration “We are excited about this product integration, especially given Galaxy Control Systems’ leadership in the marketplace,” said Jeff Kellick, Chief Product Officer, LENSEC. “We continuously seek out product integrations that are advantageous to our customers and the industry, and are pleased to be able to offer this greatly expanded functionality by working with Galaxy.” System Galaxy is a complete, enterprise-class access control and security management solution. Cloud Concierge is a powerful suite of cloud-based access control services offered by Galaxy Control Systems that provides a range of capabilities for real-time monitoring, management, and control from anywhere via PC, tablet, or mobile phone. Perspective VMS® is an intuitive and scalable physical security platform that provides situational awareness and the ability to monitor live or recorded video from anywhere in the world. It is appropriate for small, single-site deployments, mid-tier security projects or multi-site locations.