Dahua Technology, manufacturer of video surveillance products, has announced a strategic partnership with Pepper, an IoT platform-as-a-service, to allow the integration of its intelligent solutions into Dahua hardware. Highly secure cloud hosting Pepper’s U.S.-based platform powers connected devices around the world, delivering highly secure and private connected services via enterprise partnerships. Pepper’s platform-as-a-service approach caters to global consumer electronics manufacturers, consumer brands, and service providers that aim to harness the benefits of IoT by delivering high-value and on-brand IoT services to end users. Pepper’s turnkey service includes device firmware, highly secure cloud hosting and intuitive user interface designs. Dahua is committed to ongoing innovation, investing nearly 10 percent of revenue annually into R&D Products manufactured by Dahua Technology, including video surveillance equipment, network cameras, recorders and other critical security video hardware components, are widely used in more than 180 countries and regions all over the world, which has promoted the company’s revenue to hit a record high of $3.45 billion in 2018. Physical security manufacturing expert Dahua Technology is committed to ongoing innovation, investing nearly 10 percent of revenue annually into research and development. The company’s ongoing investment in manufacturing facilities and equipment ensures that its capabilities stay ahead of the market. “Dahua Technology is pleased to bring its globally renowned physical security manufacturing expertise to our partnership with Pepper,” said Tim Wang, General Manager of Dahua USA. “By integrating with Pepper’s platform-as-a-service, Dahua Technology’s hardware becomes part of a comprehensive, secure, and feature-based service framework.” Pepper IoT platform Dahua devices will be preconfigured to operate seamlessly on the Pepper IoT platform. For Dahua products distributed in the U.S., all data and video communications will be contained in the United States and held to Pepper’s stringent cybersecurity and data privacy standards. For Dahua Technology’s corporate customers, the Pepper partnership provides access to a set of high-tech security platform and software capabilities designed to deliver video as well as non-video IoT services to end-users. Because video is a critical application in IoT surveillance, home automation, and home security services, Pepper brings quality, security, and privacy advantages otherwise lacking in today’s market. Data security Pepper partnership provides access to a set of high-tech security platformsPepper’s full-stack approach not only ensures optimal system quality and end-user experience, but also functions to prevent sensitive data and user video from being accessed or redirected by the device manufacturer or third parties. “It is concerning to see millions of vulnerable connected video and non-video devices being distributed to U.S. consumers who are unaware how their personal data is being compromised – and how easy it is for hackers to access their home wi-fi networks through these devices,” said Scott Ford, CEO of Pepper. “We are pleased that Dahua is deploying the Pepper full-stack approach to protect against unauthorised access and redirection of data.”
Dahua Technology, a video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, is teaming up with JMG Security Systems and Pacific Premier Bank, along with other sponsors, to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Huntington Valley, Calif. The 24th annual benefit golf tournament aims to raise more than $100,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs this year. Dahua Technology is serving as a platinum-level sponsor and three Dahua team members will be participating in the event. “Dahua is honoured to support a renowned charity that is making a profound impact on the lives of young people,” remarked Tim Wang, president and CEO of Dahua Technology USA. “Our commitment to national and local non-profits strengthens the Dahua team and makes the community stronger as well.” Making a positive difference in children’s lives The golf tournament, which takes place on May 15, will help the Boys & Girls Clubs make a positive difference in the lives of over 11,000 at-risk children and teenagers in Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach, and more than 60 surrounding Southern California communities. Among the services and facilities provided by the Boys & Girls Clubs are preschools, recreation centres, a performing arts and fitness centre, year-round basketball and soccer leagues, and family support programs. JMG Security Systems began the golf tournament in 1995 as a way to provide access for kids of all ages, from six weeks old through high school, to youth development programs that help them succeed in school and in life. Donations from the event, including Dahua Technology’s donation, will provide support for students throughout the entire school year, including meals, tutoring, and hands-on programs for sports, art, STEM, and leadership development.
Dahua Technology, a global video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, has announced a new integration with Control4, a global provider of automation and networking systems for homes and businesses, at ISC West. Dahua Technology’s North American models of IP cameras, Pro and Lite series NVRs and HDCVI XVRs are fully integrated with the Control4 Composer HE 2.9.0 automation system. This marks the first full integration between Dahua Technology and a home control and automation platform. Alerting users of suspicious activity Dahua NVRs support motion detection to trigger events on the Control4 system’s watch menu and alert a user of suspicious activityDahua NVRs support motion detection, if enabled on the camera, to trigger events on the Control4 system’s watch menu and alert a user of suspicious activity. The Dahua NVR driver also provides MJPEG and H.264 video feeds, allows selection stream quality, and more. Integrations with home automation platforms cater to industry demands for a single portal to control security and household features in users’ homes and businesses. These steps towards simplification and system unification will make interactions with smart homes easier and more convenient for Dahua Technology and Control4 customers. “This product integration furthers our commitment to provide smart home and security integrators with a complete platform for home control,” said Tim Wang, President and CEO at Dahua Technology USA. “We are excited to offer solutions that shape how businesses and homeowners can use, access and control their security systems.”
Dahua Technology, global video surveillance solutions provider, is celebrating its fifth year of local operation in the North American market. Established in Irvine in 2014, the North America office has grown from one employee — President and CEO of Dahua Technology USA, Tim Wang — to more than 100 employees in the span of five years. Today, the Dahua Technology USA team includes sales representatives and technical consultants spread throughout every region of the United States and Canada. The company attributes its success, in part, to its commitment to empowering its customers. As such, “Empowering through Technology” is Dahua Technology’s theme at this year’s ISC West show, April 10-12, in Las Vegas. “Dahua Technology empowers our dealers and integrators to stay at the top of their field by providing the latest security solutions to their end-users,” Tim Shen, Director of Marketing at Dahua Technology USA, explained. “In addition, the resources we make available to our dealers ensure that they are up-to-speed on their knowledge of our technology and fully trained on the products.” Learn Dahua online training platform These resources include Learn Dahua, an online platform available to Dahua Technology USA’s registered dealer partners, which offers video tutorials and courses on Dahua technology. Dealer partners also benefit from monthly webinars. The DahuaWiki is an extensive public resource that includes side-by-side product comparisons, manuals, how-tos, live camera demos, software, and firmware. It has received seven million hits since its launch, and currently averages approximately 16,000 hits a day. Dahua Technology was the first company to introduce penta-brid technology in its digital video recorders Dahua Technology’s advanced technology is the fruit of more than 50% of the research and development engineers at company headquarters. Dahua Technology is known for its proprietary video compression codec, Smart H.265+, as well as its cutting-edge Starlight technology. Multi-Flex panoramic cameras Dahua Technology was the first company to introduce penta-brid technology in its digital video recorders, allowing the five most common transmission formats to integrate into one system. The latest offerings include the new Multi-Flex panoramic camera, Night Color technology for detailed, full-color images in near-complete darkness, and Extended Power over Ethernet (ePoE) technology, which is compatible with both coaxial and IP cabling. All of these products and more will be on display at booth 14039 at ISC West. “Dahua Technology’s forward-thinking approach keeps us at the leading edge of video surveillance technology, which in turn allows our dealers to sell and install our products with confidence,” said Wayne Hurd, VP of Sales at Dahua Technology USA. “Our technology is constantly evolving to meet current and future needs, giving dealers and end-users peace of mind that they’ve selected the most advanced security solution on the market.”
PSA integrators to offer Dahua’s network cameras, NVRs, HD analogue products and solutions Dahua Technology USA and PSA Security Network announced a partnership to distribute Dahua’s video surveillance solutions for the security industry. Through this partnership, PSA integrators will gain a competitive edge by offering Dahua’s breakthrough network cameras, NVRs, and HD analogue products and solutions to their customers. Leading-edge features Dahua’s high-value, total security products deliver unparalleled quality, reliability, and stability. Dahua’s cameras and NVRs are state of the art and offer a host of leading-edge features. These include Smart H.264+ that saves up to 70 percent on bandwidth compression, and Starlight technology with 0.005 lux for outstanding colour and clarity in extreme low-light conditions. Dahua was the first to introduce analogue-to-HD technology to the industry and continues to expand its HDCVI 3.0 solution that brings exceptional high-res images over traditional analogue video surveillance systems through coax cabling. Expansion in North America “Our partnership with PSA is a key factor in further driving our expansion in North America,” said Tim Wang, CEO of Dahua Technology USA. “We are especially pleased to be a part of the PSA network, where leading systems integrators will have access to our products." PSA Security Network is the world’s largest electronic security cooperative, owned by the most progressive security integrators throughout North America. Combined, PSA members boast over 300 branch locations, employ nearly 6,000 security industry professionals, and are responsible for over $3.5 billion annually in security, fire, and life safety installations. Quality video surveillance "PSA is delighted to begin our new partnership with Dahua," said Craig Patterson, Director of Vendor Management for PSA Security Network. "They bring a full line of quality video surveillance solutions to our member network at aggressive price points and are a welcomed addition to the PSA line card." Save
Intelligent video analytics provide the ability to detect and analyse moving objects for improved video surveillance Dahua Technology USA, a high-value, total security solutions provider, has released small but mighty newcomers to its Pro Series Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) camera line.With a powerful 12x optical zoom, the compact, 2MP high-resolution PTZ camera provides 30fps@1080p and 60fps@720p, allowing operators to monitor wide scenes at high frame rates without losing details. Embedded with an IR cut filter for varying lighting conditions and industry-leading wide dynamic range (WDR) technology (120dB) to capture important details in scenes with both bright and dark areas, the camera provides excellent images at any time of day.Intelligent video surveillanceThe new Pro Series PTZ offerings provide a choice of either an indoor, in-ceiling (DH-SD42AC212TN-HN-(I)) model ideal for an aesthetic look on suspended ceilings or a surface mount model designed for easy installation on hard ceilings. It can also be pendant mounted (DH-SD42A212TN-HN-(I)) on a wall or a pipe with the proper mounting hardware. Both models offer optional Intelligent Video Surveillance (IVS) with the ability to detect and analyse moving objects. “These cameras have a small profile, but don’t be deceived by the word mini” The surface mount PTZ models feature a durable IK10 rating, the highest level of impact energy, to protect the camera from vandalism, damage, and theft. Surface mount models feature an IP66 rated weather-proof housing for monitoring small to mid-size indoor/outdoor business applications. The camera’s aesthetic design and flexible mounting options allow unobtrusive surveillance of large areas that would otherwise require multiple cameras for effective surveillance.Indoor and outdoor applications“These cameras have a small profile, but don’t be deceived by the word ‘mini.’ They pack a powerful punch,” said Tim Wang, CEO, Dahua Technology USA. “I encourage visitors to stop by our booth 2241 at ASIS and learn more about these all-in-one solutions for capturing long distance video surveillance for indoor or outdoor applications.”Optional built-in intelligent video analytics provide the ability to detect and analyse moving objects for improved video surveillance. The camera provides standard intelligence at the edge, allowing detection of multiple object behaviours, such as abandoned or missing objects.All models can be powered by a IEEE 802.3at PoE+ switch or a 24 VAC power supply. The camera conforms to the ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) and PSIA (Physical Security Interoperability Alliance) specifications, ensuring interoperability between network video products regardless of manufacturer.
Upgrades include reduced compression rates, higher frames per second and onboard storage Dahua Technology USA, a high-value, total security solutions provider, debuted its next generation 4K Ultra high definition (HD) 12MP camera series during ASIS 2016.The latest in Dahua’s lineup of high resolution cameras offers a range of upgrades that include reduced compression rates, higher frames per second, onboard storage, a motorised vari-focal lens option, and audio I/O.Wide-area surveillance“Our Ultra HD camera series enable fast moving objects to be captured at high resolutions, making it more affordable to capture detailed, wide-area surveillance areas that would otherwise require multiple cameras,” said Tim Wang, CEO, Dahua Technology USA.Optional built-in Intelligent Video Analytics provide the ability to detect and analyse moving objects for improved video surveillance. The camera provides standard intelligence at the edge, allowing detection of objects in various environments, such as abandoned or missing objects.Micro SD cardThe Ultra HD series cameras feature a micro SD card slot (maximum 128GB), which can eliminate the need and cost for an on-site server, NVR, or PC for recording video. In the event that the camera loses connection with the central server, recording temporarily stores images on the SD card until the network is restored to prevent data from being lost. Users have the option to choose from an indoor, box-style model or an indoor/outdoor-rated Bullet or Dome-style housing Designed for easy installation on hard surfaces, users have the option to choose from an indoor, box-style model or an indoor/outdoor-rated Bullet or Dome-style housing. The box-style camera has a built-in microphone that allows users to listen in and record audio in the monitored area. Verbal interaction can be communicated with the two-way audio via an external I/O port when a user-supplied speaker is connected. Motorised vari-focal lensThe Bullet and Dome-style models feature a motorised vari-focal lens that allows adjustments to be made remotely, saving time and money. Both models feature a durable IK10 rating, the highest level of impact energy, to protect the camera from vandalism, damage, and theft. Additionally, both models are protected against water and dust to IP67 standards, making them suitable for indoor or outdoor environments.All models can be powered by a IEEE 802.3 at PoE switch or a DC12V / AC24V power supply. The camera series conforms to the Open Network Video Interface Forum (ONVIF) and Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) specifications, ensuring interoperability between network video products regardless of manufacturer. Save
HDCVI 3.0 DVR offers penta-brid support and smart H.264 compression Dahua Technology a total security solutions provider, will showcase its next-generation 8-Channel HDCVI 3.0 HDCVR at the ASIS International Conference, where visitors are invited to “Discover the Dahua Difference” at booth #2241. Penta-brid compatibility Now featuring Penta-brid compatibility with support for the five most popular industry standards—IP, CVI, Analogue, AHD, and TVI—the Dahua DH-XVR71A08H also offers Smart H.264 codex dual-stream video compression to save up to 50 percent bandwidth and storage. HDCVI 3.0 by Dahua is a technology that breathes new life into aging analogue video surveillance systems, bringing HD quality video and IP functionality to long distance transmissions over coax cable. With simple plug-and-play installation, HDCVI 3.0 offers exceptional value by offering broad compatibility with many technologies. Streamlined solution “One of the biggest challenges of converting analogue systems to HD is the variety of platforms found in older coax systems,” said Tim Wang, CEO, Dahua Technology USA. “Dahua’s latest generation HDCVR addresses this problem for a streamlined open-source solution that integrates with the most widely-used technologies on the market.” The Dahua DH-XVR71A08H features all channel 1080P/720P real-time recording, HDMI/VGA simultaneous video output, 1/4/9 channel synchronous real-time playback, GRID interface & smart search. It supports multi-brand network cameras with ONVIF Version 2.4 conformance, 3D intelligent positioning with Dahua PTZ dome camera, and 1 SATA HDD up to 6TB, 2 USB2.0. “Dahua is the industry trailblazer in HD analogue technology, so it’s great to announce a flexible, next-generation HDCVI 3.0 HDCVR that will help organisations breathe new life into existing coax systems,” said Wang.
The panoramic IR bullet camera is equivalent of three 2mp cameras and saves installation time and costs Dahua Technology, a high-value, total security solutions provider, will display a new 6MP Panoramic Multi-sensor IR Bullet camera to capture wide areas that typically would require multiple cameras at the ASIS International Conference, where visitors are invited to “Discover the Dahua Difference” at booth #2241. With three individual 2MP cameras residing in an all-in-one IP67 weather-resistant indoor/outdoor housing, the Dahua 6MP HD Multi-Lens Panoramic Network IR Bullet Camera minimises maintenance, cabling and support costs, and can be installed in two-thirds less time. High quality images Embedded with an IR cut filter for varying lighting conditions and industry-leading wide dynamic range (WDR) technology (120dB), the camera provides excellent images at any time of day. For challenging low-light applications, the Multi-Sensor IR Bullet camera offers Starlight technology, capturing colour details in low light down to 0.005 lux, resulting in stunningly clear images in very dark environments. Each sensor features a 3.6mm fixed manual lens and an integrated infrared illuminator up to 30m (100ft) for identification of events or intruders. “This multi-sensor IR bullet camera combines three 2MP sensors to create a comprehensive 180-degree overview. It offers one of the most valuable benefits known to man, which is time,” said Tim Wang, CEO, Dahua Technology USA. “Offering the ability to replace multiple single-sensor cameras, this new product offering can save as much as two-thirds the installation time, offering a higher return on investment.” Features With optional built-in intelligent video analytics, the Multi-sensor IR Bullet camera has the ability to detect and analyse moving objects for improved video surveillance. It provides intelligence at the edge, allowing detection of multiple object behaviours such as abandoned or missing objects, facial detection, people counting, and heat mapping. Other key features and benefits include: * High Efficiency Video Coding - delivers high quality video without straining the network. * Region of Interest (ROI) - allows the user to select and assign specific areas of the scene for bandwidth optimisation. * Privacy Masking - four on each sensor, ensures dedicated areas are blocked from viewing. * Street Lamp White Balance - compensates for yellow-tinted lighting and restores scenes to their original colour. * Integration - conforms to the ONVIF Profile S & G specifications to ensure interoperability between network video products. * Onboard Storage - features a Micro SD card slot (Max 128GB), which can eliminate the need and cost for an on-site server, NVR, or PC for recording video.
The versatile HDCVI 3.0 camera offerings feature high performance and reliability with an overall ease of use Dahua Technology, a high-value, total security solutions provider, will showcase a new line-up of 4MP cameras that re-empower coax cabling with superior image quality at the ASIS International Conference, where visitors are invited to “Discover the Dahua Difference” at booth #2241. High performance and reliability The versatile HDCVI 3.0 camera offerings feature high performance and reliability with an overall ease of use. The cameras are embedded with an IR cut filter for varying lighting conditions and industry-leading wide dynamic range (WDR) technology (120dB). This allows important details to easily be captured in scenes with both bright and dark areas, providing excellent images at any time of day. “As a pioneer in HD analogue technology, Dahua is dedicated to developing solutions that bring high video quality to aging coax cabling systems,” said Tim Wang, CEO, Dahua Technology USA. ` Lens options The new HDCVI 3.0 higher megapixel camera line-up is ready to re-empower coax infrastructures with four distinct indoor/outdoor IP67 housing options to choose from: 4MP, Fixed Lens Bullet Camera with Smart IR up to 40m 4MP, Vari-focal Lens Bullet Camera with Smart IR up to 60m 4MP, Fixed Lens Dome Camera with Smart IR up to 30m 4MP, Fixed Lens Eyeball Camera with Smart IR up to 50m Features All Dahua HDCVI 3.0 4MP cameras models offer integrated IR for easy identification of events or intruders in extreme low-light environments. The cameras are equipped with Smart IR technology that adjusts to the intensity of internal infrared LEDs to compensate for the distance of an object. Smart IR prevents IR LEDS from whiting out images as they come closer to the camera. Additional key features and benefits include: True Day/Night True WDR (120dB) Fixed Lens 2.8mm, 3.6mm, and 6mm Options (Bullet, Dome, & Eyeball) Vari-focal 2.7-12mm Lens (Bullet Camera) Smart IR Illumination Outdoor Rated IP67 Save