Dahua Technology, globally renowned video-centric smart IoT solutions and services provider, successfully held its Dahua Technology Partner Day at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano, Madrid. The event has brought together strategic technological partners of the company, who have been sharing their expertise and know-how in the development of smart end-to-end solutions. Dahua Technology Partner Day In this rapidly changing smart IoT era, challenges come with opportunities" In the afternoon, the event presented a comprehensive conference program, which highlighted the key roles of innovation and collaboration in the development of security solutions for different vertical markets. The conference kicked off with an opening speech by Mr. Jason Zhao, Dahua VP & General Manager of Overseas Business, who welcomed the presence of all the customers and partners at the event and extended his gratitude towards their long-term support. “Openness is a key strategy of Dahua Technology. In this rapidly changing smart IoT era, challenges come with opportunities. Let’s embrace the openness and partnership, and create smart solutions together,” he said. In addition, Dahua Technology’s distinguished partners Milestone, Axxonsoft, Qognify, Intel, Seagate, Advancis and Ivideon also shared their expertise during the event. Their speeches have highlighted their latest security solutions and the possibilities of integrated solutions. They were joined by the event’s keynote speaker, Mr. Xingming Zhang, Dahua VP and General Manager of R&D Center. AI-powered products Gathering around 500 people, the Dahua Technology Partner Day has served as an opened platformMr. Zhang presented the technical application change of the security industry in the AI era, and demonstrated Dahua Technology’s plan of developing AI powered products, establishing the ecosystem platform for cooperation, to create smart solutions together with partners to empower various vertical industries. Dahua Technology Partner Day also featured exhibition spaces with integrated solution demonstrations. The event concluded with a gala dinner where attendees enjoyed food and wine, and entertainment shows. Gathering around 500 people, the Dahua Technology Partner Day has served as an opened platform where global industry players, system integrators and end-users had the opportunity to interact with each other and get first-hand knowledge of the most innovative security solutions, new trends and current challenges of this growing sector.
Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd., a solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, signs a strategic partnership agreement with Denmark’s top parking and traffic solutions provider Scanview Systems, who has smoothly delivered the Copenhagen Airport and Billund Airport car parking projects upon close and successful cooperation with Dahua Technology. Mr. Michael Chen, Dahua VP, General Manager of Overseas Business, Mr. Zhang Xingming, Dahua VP, General Manager of R&D Center, and Mr. Dan Blirup, CEO of Scanview Systems attended the signing ceremony together, kicking off the significant moment for both companies. Customized services Scanview Systems is a technical concept solution provider who features in unique products, consulting, design and installation. It delivers customized services for license plate video analysis, registration for parking and traffic systems, and various types of LED info boards. Its customers include municipalities, Copenhagen Airports, Billund Airport, and APCOA, ranging from government to private companies. Through the agreement, Scanview Systems will be involved in the early development and testing stages of specific Dahua new products, and both companies will keep a close position in technological communication. In the meantime, business co-operations are expected to be more frequent between the two sides, where Dahua will leverage Scanview system’s unique insights to finetune its product portfolio, and Scanview systems will also better utilize Dahua’s product solutions to expand its business in Nordic and EU markets. The partnership between Dahua Technology and Scanview Systems will be a win-win choice" Win-win choice Mr. Zhang Xinming highly commented on the partnership: “I believe the partnership between Dahua Technology and Scanview Systems will be a win-win choice. Dahua technology will continuously input resources to expand our ability to give better, faster, and much more effective service in Demark. Also, our R&D team will optimize allocation of resources to provide Denmark with great innovation of products and technology, to offer more advanced and competitive solution.” “We at Scanview Systems are very proud and honored to have signed this Strategic Agreement with Dahua Technology. I think we are the perfect match where we Scanview Systems are coming with all the fantastic ideas and Dahua can make all the ideas real and make things happening.” Said Mr. Dan Blirup. Mr. Michael Chen is also optimistic about the partnership. He concluded: “Dahua is dedicated to customers’ success. We will collect true market needs from our customers and optimize our products and services accordingly. With a mission of ‘Enabling a Safer Society and Smarter Living’, we will continue to focus on Innovation, Quality, and Service to serve partners and customers around the world.”
On the morning of March 30th, 2018, Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as ‘Dahua Technology’), a solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, signed a strategic cooperation agreement with TÜV Rheinland (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as ‘TÜV Rheinland’), a world leading third-party inspection, testing and certification company. TÜV Rheinland will provide a comprehensive solution that centres on IoT (Internet of Things) product privacy protection certification towards multiple Dahua products including IP cameras, network video recorders, software platforms, intelligent servers, etc. Mr. Yang Jiajie, Vice President of TÜV Rheinland Electrical Business in Greater China, Mr. Li Huayu, General Manager of TÜV Rheinland General Electronics Business, and Mr. Zhang Xingming, Vice President of Dahua Technology, Mr. Zhang Junchang, Director of Cybersecurity Product Line of Dahua Technology, Mr. Wang Fei, Deputy General Manager of Dahua Overseas Business, Mr. Peng Xiaoyu, General Manager of Dahua Legal Department, accompanied by top management from both sides, attended the signing ceremony. GDPR establishes strict protection standards for personal data security and privacy rights Complying with GDPR The cooperation aims to help Dahua Technology better cope with the upcoming implementation of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a data privacy law drafted by the European Union as one of the ‘most stringent in history’, and will be implemented on May 25th, 2018. GDPR establishes strict protection standards for personal data security and privacy rights. It also enhances the level and applicable scope of personal data protection. Wherever a company is located, as long as it processes personal data of an EU citizen during the provision of products or services, it must comply with GDPR. Otherwise, the company may face fines of up to € 20 million or four percent of a company’s revenue. According to the agreement, TÜV Rheinland will work with Dahua’s internal data compliance team to provide comprehensive joint design and testing services towards Dahua Technology’s IP cameras, network video recorders, software platforms, intelligent servers, etc. IoT product privacy protection logo The services from TÜV Rheinland are based upon EU GDPR Act and the internal 2PfG standard, including hardware and firmware, privacy data processing, local communications, Internet communications, applications, penetration tests, and factory inspections. Products which pass the test and obtain the TUV Rheinland test logo of the IoT product privacy protection mean that they are world-class in information security and privacy protection.Through years’ of continuous efforts, Dahua has built a foundation in regards to data supervision" Enhanced data supervision capability "As a leading solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, Dahua has always attaches great importance to user's personal privacy and data security. The strategic cooperation with TÜV Rheinland is well in line with Dahua’s company mission, which is enabling a safer society and smarter living." "Through years’ of continuous efforts, Dahua has built a foundation in regards to data supervision. We believe with the support of professional services from TÜV Rheinland, Dahua’s data supervision capability will reach a new height and thus consolidate our momentum in the global market” Mr. Zhang Xingming from Dahua Technology said. Seizing opportunities in the European market "Due to global applicability of GDPR, the manufacturers and exporters of China's IoT products will face major impacts. To help related companies better cope with GDPR, TÜV Rheinland, with years of experience in the field of information security, has launched the IoT product privacy protection service.Dahua Technology is among the first batch of the companies that have cooperated with TÜV Rheinland to enjoy IoT product privacy protection service" This service, a brand new business generated based upon GDPR, will help IoT manufacturers fully comply with the new legislation, successfully enter into the European market and seize market opportunities in better timing." Said Mr. Yang Jiajie, Vice President of TÜV Rheinland Electrical Business in Greater China. As for the significance of this strategic cooperation, he added, “Dahua Technology is among the first batch of the companies that have cooperated with TÜV Rheinland to enjoy IoT product privacy protection service, demonstrating its respect for privacy as well as its positive and rapid response to market changes. Through our respective professional capabilities, we will work together to enhance the competitiveness of the industry." Enhancing data security Dahua Technology aims to become a world leading video-centric smart IoT solution & service provider, and enhancing privacy protection to its IoT product is one basic but key step. The upcoming implementation of GDPR will give the global security market a mandate standard that everyone has to follow, significantly improving the protection of personal data security and privacy rights. With a mission of ‘Safer Society, Smarter Living’, Dahua Technology will continue to focus on ‘Innovation, Quality and Service’ to serve partners and customers around the world.
Dahua Technology, a solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, held a new product launch & press conference at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Shenzhen, one day before the grand opening of the 16th China Public Security Expo (CPSE 2017). Mr. Fu Liquan, Chairman of the Board At the press conference, Dahua Chairman, Mr. Fu Liquan, together with Dahua CEO, Mr. Li Ke, and Dahua VP, Mr. Michael Chen, Mr. Zhang Xingming, and Mr. Zhang Wei, held an in-depth dialogue with well-known industry experts, business elites and customers represented by Professor Jin Cheng, doctoral supervisor of Fudan University, Mr. Zhang Yu, CTO, IoT Department of Intel China and Deputy Captain Long Haiyong, command police brigade of the Traffic Police Detachment of Liuzhou City Public Security Bureau, Guangxi Province. They discussed how to capitalise on the rise of artificial intelligence, which led to the thoughts of industrial ecosystem. Chairman Mr. Fu Liquan said: “Thanks to the support of customers and partners, Dahua has established core competency in video centric technologies. Let’s strengthen our partnership, focus on Artificial Intelligence and build an Industrial Ecosystem to capitalise on the emerging trend together.” "Thanks to the support of customers and partners, Dahua has established core competency in video centric technologies" Mr. Fu Liquan started by extending his gratitude to all guests and Dahua partners and customers all over the world. It is with their trust and support that Dahua has achieved so much. Era of smart IoT Throughout the years, Dahua has insisted on innovation-driven development and has successfully accomplished the transition from analogue to digital HD and to intelligent video. From products to solutions then to operating services, Dahua has made remarkable achievements. Facing the unprecedented opportunity presented by the era of smart IoT, Dahua has been building up core capabilities, exploring adjacent technologies and business sectors, and integrating the business value chain. Dahua technology, as a video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, will pragmatically drive the implementation of new technologies to help customers to take advantage of the market transition. Dahua will further consolidate and enhance its position in smart city and commercial markets, make a full-scale entry to the consumer market, promote the development of the Dahua brand overseas, and establish a global sales and service infrastructure. Dahua will partner with leading companies in the respective territory to form an industrial ecosystem focus on AI technology and the implementation in smart IoT, to meet the technical and business challenges brought by the disruptive innovation in the era of Artificial Intelligence. Artificial intelligence technology has achievedthe automatic recognitionand analysis of image data A new frontier in artificial intelligence During the event, Fudan University Professor Jin Cheng indicated that high definition video surveillance is a key source of data used in city security, using the case of security coverage for large-scale international events. Artificial intelligence technology has achieved the automatic recognition and analysis of image data. And this is only the beginning – future artificial intelligence will evolve from sensing and perception to cognition and complete intelligence, finally culminating in the arrival of creative intelligence. Intel has recently released its newest 10nm chip. Mr. Zhang Yu explained that the security industry is becoming an important field in artificial intelligence industrialization driven by the development trends in artificial intelligence technology. Based on the strengths of its chip technology, Intel is developing long-term partnerships with global security industry players such as Dahua, to collaborate in the enablement of a “thinking” smart city. Liuzhou city is a national role model for city traffic management. Captain Long Haiyong presented the development and current application of Liuzhou’s intelligent traffic management system, illustrated how innovative Dahua technologies such as automatic capture, smart recognition, and big data have promoted the informatisation of the police work, which has played an important role in the enhancement of city traffic management capabilities. Artificial intelligence drives the future In the new product release session, Mr. Zhang Xingming, Dahua VP, General Manager of Dahua R&D Center, articulated the fundamental changes brought by AI in terms of improving business productivity and transforming business value. Dahua is going to drive the industry transformation by building a “Cloud Ecosystem for Smart Future” Future artificial intelligence will evolve from sensing and perception to cognition and complete intelligence “Cloud Ecosystem” is tightly coupled with Dahua Video Cloud, which creates value for customers by proactively working with strategic partners to deliver end-to-end total solutions. In face of the challenges posed by the smart IoT era, Dahua Video Cloud has released its line of smart storage products which integrate intelligence with cloud storage and video surveillance platform technologies into a single product. Dahua’s transportation big data platform can predict the status of traffic 15 minutes into the future, achieving traffic status analysis and optimising traffic signal management. Dahua’s multidimensional big data platform merges video, RFID, facial, vehicle, and other types of data, and creates complete individual profiles in real time according to factors such as space and time, social relationship, and other characteristics. Dahua has also released Magic Cube, which transforms Dahua Video Cloud capabilities into a microservice capable of achieving unified app store publishing, unified management, and unified interface. It enables its partners to develop a complete solution in much shorter time. Dahua seamlessly integrates cloud and edge computing to redefine “end-to-end computing” in the era of AI Four factors of smart future “Smart Future” is exerting full power in four factors: computing, intelligence, sensing and ecosystem, to promote industrial upgrading and transformation. Dahua seamlessly integrates cloud and edge computing to redefine “end-to-end computing” in the era of AI. Dahua’s “DeepSense” AI-powered product series is based upon the advantages of edge computing, such as narrow bandwidth, low latency, high security, good reliability and low cost. “Sharp eye” all-in-1 camera adopts MOVIDIUS solution, realizing full scale capture of details and supporting real-time comparison of 8 face attributes and 8 body characteristics in a database up to 1 million records. The “Smart” series of traffic camera is the world’s first to use global shutter CMOS and the industry’s biggest 9 Mega pixel sensor. “DeepSense” series NVR uses NVIDIA TX1 and INTEL FPGA solution to realise fusion analysis, comparison, retrieval and storage, supporting 32-channel real-time video structuring and real-time comparison of a 100,000-face database. “DeepSense” series video structure server uses NVIDIA P4 solution, supporting 192 real-time video structuring and 256-channel real-time comparison of a 100 million-face database. Dahua has also launched its first AI-powered smart X-ray detection server, which automatically identifies control items such as knives, umbrellas, batteries, and liquids, realising a substantial increase in detection rate and reduction in operating costs. Portrait big data Portrait big data has also launched, which uses the time and space information of a target person’s trajectory and face attribute to identify people accompanying the target. Human body posture analysis adopts joint point positioning technology to achieve non-face people detection and search. The newly-launched ultra-high-resolution “Guardian” panoramic series has a maximum resolution of 32 Mega Pixels. It utilises innovative stitching fusion technology to solve the technical problem of monitoring super large scenes. The Aurora camera series adopts SONY 4.63μm starlight big pixel technology and multi-spectral imaging technology. In the field of coaxial HD, Dahua has launched HDCVI 4.0, which supports 4K real-time transmission, audio high fidelity and integrated IoT sensing technology Innovative fusion algorithm is used to calibrate colour signal and brightness signal of each spectrum for noise reduction and to perform image fusion processing. It realises over 20 times enhancement of the low-light imaging performance, subverting the colour imaging visual experience in the lowest illumination. In the field of coaxial HD, Dahua has launched HDCVI 4.0, which supports 4K real-time transmission, audio high fidelity and integrated IoT sensing technology. Advanced converged architecture Most importantly, Mr. Zhang introduced Dahua’s advanced converged architecture X80 product which converges computer, switch, storage, AI computation, and business logic in a single box. It supports 130 million person/day face modelling, 800 channels of real time video structuring, 20 billion people/second real time face comparison to meet the needs of metropolitan of up to 10 million population. It reduces power consumption by 40% and space occupation by 60%. It is undoubtedly “the strongest thinking machine” for smart cities, smart businesses, and smart living. Dahua’s leadership team took to the stage to address questions from the press surrounding Dahua’s plan to embrace challenges brought by AI, strategic resources placement, new business development and overseas business targets in the next year. Dahua will continue to focus on technology innovation to drive growth, with its core competency in “audio, visual, smart, control” to help improve city safety, business productivity and a good experience of smart living for consumers. With a mission of “Enabling a safer society and smarter living”, Dahua will continue to focus on “Innovation, Quality, and Service”, to serve partners and customers around the world. Note: Some products are not available in all countries and districts at the time of launch.
Sony IMX industrial cameras use the latest generation IMX series global shutter CMOS sensors from Sony Dahua Technology and Intel jointly held a product launch themed ‘Quality drives Leadership; Innovation builds Value’ at Kerry Hotel in Pudong, Shanghai, to showcase Dahua Technology’s latest research and development output: the 50MP large array camera, Movidius AI powered smart industrial camera, a full range of Sony IMX industrial cameras, and other new products. Vice President of Dahua Technology, Mr. Zhang Xingming, Deputy General Manager of Dahua Machine Vision, Mr. Li Ming, Marketing Manager of Intel, Mr. Xie Qingshan, Secretary General of China Machine Vision Union, Ms. Yu Xiaojuan, and other partners were present at the launch. Experience in image processing technology Mr. Zhang Xingming, Vice President of Dahua Technology, made the opening speech and expressed gratitude towards partners and guests for their attendance. Mr. Zhang Xingming stated that Dahua Machine Vision, is inheriting Dahua’s decades of experience in image processing technology, and is supported by Dahua’s R&D center, Dahua Advanced Technology Research Institute, and Big Data Research Institute. "Market transformations under the “Internet+” strategy represents a spirit of openness, cross-boundary fusion, and compatibility" In terms of ISP, software, algorithms, hardware, architecture, ALT testing and other areas, Dahua Machine Vision has some core competitive advantages. In the current stage of Industry 4.0 that is just about to take off, Dahua Technology set a very clear target: to become a high-quality supplier of core parts for machine vision and to develop together with partners in the industry. Dahua Machine Vision Marketing Manager of Intel, Mr. Xie Qingshan, said in his speech: “Market transformations under the “Internet+” strategy represents a spirit of openness, cross-boundary fusion, and compatibility. This is what Intel has always advocated, and this is especially prominent in the field of machine vision.” He said that Dahua has over ten years of experience in global security industry, and that Dahua Machine Vision has unlimited development potential for the future. Intel is very optimistic about the partnership with Dahua Technology and hopes to maintain a long-term in depth partnership. In the session of product release, Mr. Li Ming, Deputy General Manager of Dahua Machine Vision, explained in detail the technical specifications of the software, algorithm, hardware, architecture of the 50MP large array industrial camera. He also delved into the new Movidius AI powered smart industrial camera and the full range of Sony IMX industrial cameras. 50MP large array camera This camera is the world’s first 50MP large array industrial camera. It uses the CoaXPress interface, and has a maximum bandwidth of 25G. Under an ultra-high definition of 7920*6004 it supports up to 30fps. With delicate image quality and sharp details, it can be applied in the fields of visual inspection, semiconductors, PCB, LCD screens, glass covers, and so on. Sony IMX industrial cameras use the latest generation IMX series global shutter CMOS sensors from Sony Movidius AI powered smart industrial camera Movidius AI powered smart industrial camera: Powered by the latest generation Myriad2 vision processing unit from Movidius (acquired by Intel in 2016), it greatly increases processing power, while significantly reduces power consumption. Furthermore, the cameras have reading/stabilisation/matching/measurement/OCR algorithms embedded within and can be used in a wide range of industrial applications. Sony IMX industrial cameras range Sony IMX industrial cameras use the latest generation IMX series global shutter CMOS sensors from Sony. Resolution covers 2MP, 3MP, 5MP, 6MP, 12MP, and more. With outstandingly low noise, wide dynamic performance, superb craftsmanship, ultra-high sensitivity, along with Dahua Technology’s powerful ISP algorithm, Sony’s IMX array industrial cameras will have a great impact on quality in the machine vision industry. At the outset of 2017, Dahua Technology will keep in mind its new mission of ‘Turning Vision into Productivity’, continue to increase technological innovation so as to provide more comprehensive world-class products and services to its customers globally. Dahua Technology will relentlessly release high quality products and strive to become a provider of high quality core parts for machine vision and contribute to the ‘Made in China 2025’ initiative.