SourceSecurity.com RSS - Milestone Systems news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Milestone Systems news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/milestone-systems.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2017 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Milestone implements integrated video surveillance solution for Thailand’s power producer, EGAThttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-implements-integrated-video-surveillance-solution-thailand-egat-co-1151-ga.23419.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-implements-integrated-video-surveillance-solution-thailand-egat-co-1151-ga.23419.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the leading provider for open platform IP video management software (VMS), announced the successful implementation of an integrated video surveillance solution for Thailand&rsquo;s largest state-owned power producer, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).</p> <p>Thailand&rsquo;s leading state-owned power utility manages hydropower plants in classified and sensitive areas, relying heavily on video footage to monitor sites and enhance security. As a single plant sometimes requires more than 200 cameras, EGAT needed a scalable and cost-efficient video surveillance system. Being situated over an hour away from the city was also a challenge. Without a unified video surveillance system, monitoring and surveying the water level of 14 dams across the country proved challenging, with inappropriate response times leading to floods and potential loss of lives.</p> <p><strong>Selecting XProtect VMS</strong></p> <p>8 Bit Solution, a trusted provider of...Hikvision and Milestone team up to enhance security at Aalborg waterfront, Denmarkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-milestone-team-enhancing-security-aalborg-waterfront-denmark-co-3425-ga-co-1151-ga.23418.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-milestone-team-enhancing-security-aalborg-waterfront-denmark-co-3425-ga-co-1151-ga.23418.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision and Milestone Systems are supporting a project to find an innovative solution for improving safety and security along the waterfront in Aalborg, Denmark. They teamed up with Aalborg Municipality, the North Jutland Emergency Services, Aalborg University&rsquo;s Faculty of Engineering and Science, and security company Actas AS to find a solution that utilises Hikvision thermal cameras.</p> <p>The system works with a combination of thermal cameras (which will be set up between Limfjordsbroen and Honn&oslash;rkajen during the trial period) and one controllable camera for use in active searches. Aalborg University is mapping risk areas and developing a ground-breaking program that can &ldquo;recognise&rdquo; accidents and raise an alarm.</p> <p><strong>Notifying emergency services</strong></p> <p>When someone exhibits dangerous behaviour along the waterfront, either on land or in the water, the emergency services will be notified. A camera on Limfjordsbroen will be...Pelco Optera Panoramic Multi-Sensor cameras now integrate with industry’s leading VMS solutionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-optera-panoramic-multi-sensor-cameras-integrate-leading-vms-solutions-co-10023-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9744-ga-co-1753-ga-co-3335-ga-npr.23400.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-optera-panoramic-multi-sensor-cameras-integrate-leading-vms-solutions-co-10023-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9744-ga-co-1753-ga-co-3335-ga-npr.23400.htmlProduct NewsWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pelco by Schneider Electric, the provider of surveillance and security products and technologies, announces that its Optera Panoramic Multi-Sensor Cameras are integrated with over 20 of the industry&rsquo;s leading Video Management System (VMS) solutions.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Panoramic cameras&rsquo; ability to increase situational awareness, lower TCO and increase security makes them an increasingly popular imaging solution with users and integrators alike. Pelco Optera panoramic cameras now integrate with the industry&rsquo;s leading VMS suppliers to ensure seamless integration for mainstream applications,&rdquo;</em> said Kevin Saldanha, Director of Product Management, Pelco by Schneider Electric. <em>&ldquo;These integrations allow the full power of Optera cameras to be seamlessly harnessed and easily managed for any application.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>VMS integrations</strong></p> <p>Pelco Optera Panoramic Multi-Sensor Cameras are integrated with the following leading...Milestone announces Introduction and Technical Seminars in Middle East & Africahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-announces-introduction-technical-seminar-middle-east-africa-co-14183-ga-co-1151-ga.23337.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-announces-introduction-technical-seminar-middle-east-africa-co-14183-ga-co-1151-ga.23337.htmlEvents NewsWed, 05 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), announces a series of local Introduction and Technical Seminars aimed to enlighten and empower new and existing partners, consultants and employees, on all things Milestone.</p> <p>Taking place in eight central locations across the Middle East and Africa, their aim is that these free seminars will keep the community well informed and primed to easily sell and work with Milestone and their XProtect video management solutions.</p> <p>The regional Milestone Middle East and Africa teams will serve up a full day agenda consisting of the latest product information, live demo&rsquo;s and partner news. All topped with a light lunch and great networking opportunities. The first full day seminar will take place in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on July 11th.</p> <p>For the ninth year running, Milestone Systems has retained the position as the number one global VMS provider by business intelligence provider IHS...IFSEC 2017: Collaboration and customer-centric solutions stand outhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ifsec-2017-collaboration-customer-centric-solutions-co-9787-ga-co-15001-ga-co-12058-ga-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga-co-7201-ga-co-11127-ga-co-1795-ga-sb.23312.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ifsec-2017-collaboration-customer-centric-solutions-co-9787-ga-co-15001-ga-co-12058-ga-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga-co-7201-ga-co-11127-ga-co-1795-ga-sb.23312.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 28 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>With global events putting security at the forefront of everyone&rsquo;s minds, IFSEC International 2017 was a chance for the industry to come out in force. Over 600 exhibitors and numerous seminars kept visitors informed on the latest innovations in security products, solutions and best practice. Despite the challenging heatwave, exhibitors were raring to go for the three mercifully air-conditioned days of the exhibition. SourceSecurity.com took to the show floor to check out what exhibitors were talking about. <em>[Pictured: Nedap Security Management welcomes new Managing Director Fokko van der Zee]</em><br /></strong></p> <ul> <li><span class="orangebold">Increasing ROI in vertical markets</span></li> <li><span class="orangebold">Sustainable partnerships overtake integrations</span></li> <li><span class="orangebold">Power in the hands of the customer</span></li> </ul> <p><span class="blue_bold">Adding value in vertical markets</span></p> <p>The big question for...IFSEC 2017: Big data and artificial intelligence more than buzzwordshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ifsec-2017-big-data-artificial-intelligence-co-1151-ga-co-14411-ga-co-8421-ga-co-4687-ga-sb.23310.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ifsec-2017-big-data-artificial-intelligence-co-1151-ga-co-14411-ga-co-8421-ga-co-4687-ga-sb.23310.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 28 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>A growing emphasis on the impact of data &ndash; storing it, analysing it, and getting more value from it &ndash; was a common theme at this year&rsquo;s IFSEC. Throughout the three days of the show at London&rsquo;s ExCeL exhibition centre last week, there were many conversations about the growing benefits of the data generated by today&rsquo;s physical security systems.</strong></p> <ul> <li><span class="orangebold">Industry embraces deep learning &amp; artificial intelligence</span></li> <li><span class="orangebold">Video analytics increasingly critical</span></li> <li><span class="orangebold">Access control provides business intelligence</span></li> <li><span class="orangebold">The move towards edge-based storage</span></li> </ul> <p><span class="blue_bold">Deep learning and video analytics<br /></span></p> <p>Video data was one key focus; especially how tools such as artificial intelligence and deep learning will create more value. However, Bj&oslash;rn Skou...Canon launches ARCUS Global Inc to address global demand for Video Cloud IoT as a Servicehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/canon-launches-arcus-global-address-global-address-global-demand-video-clous-iot-as-service-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-co-227-ga.23305.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/canon-launches-arcus-global-address-global-address-global-demand-video-clous-iot-as-service-co-353-ga-co-1151-ga-co-227-ga.23305.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 28 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Canon, the provider of imaging solutions, announces a new Video Cloud IoT as a Service business based in California called ARCUS Global Inc. Owned by Canon Europe and built on the intellectual property, technology and expertise of Canon Group company, Milestone Systems, ARCUS Global Inc. will address the significant unmet global market demand from large enterprises for Video Cloud IoT as a Service for security and business optimisation.</p> <p><strong>ARCUS Global Inc.</strong></p> <p>Rokus van Iperen, President &amp; CEO, Canon Europe, Middle East &amp; Africa, said: <em>&ldquo;We have identified Network Visual Solutions (NVS) as a key pillar of Canon&rsquo;s future growth and have already made important steps in this space including the acquisitions of Milestone Systems and Axis Communications. Our investment in ARCUS Global Inc. is the latest demonstration of our commitment and strategy to strengthen our position in this rapidly developing market.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Lars...Milestone releases XProtect Essential+ as free VMS producthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-releases-xprotect-essential-free-vms-co-1151-ga-npr.23301.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-releases-xprotect-essential-free-vms-co-1151-ga-npr.23301.htmlProduct NewsTue, 27 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the global open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), has released XProtect Essential+ as a free entry product to the company&rsquo;s portfolio.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;XProtect Essential+ is a game changer for our open platform community. Essential+ allows anyone to start right. Any user can now benefit from the power of add-on solutions from our partners,</em><em>&rdquo;</em> says Bj&oslash;rn Skou Eilertsen, Chief Technical Officer, Milestone Systems.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Developers can use our rich programming environment now to create tomorrow</em><em>&rsquo;s add-on solutions to XProtect. They can install Essential+ and get our Software Development Kit for free. Add cameras and you are good to go. It</em><em>&rsquo;s that simple to start developing solutions for this rapidly growing business segment.</em><em>&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>Open platform benefits</strong></p> <p>By including the Milestone open platform programming...Milestone XProtect VMS integrates with Nedap’s AEOS Access Control as part of strategic partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-xprotect-vms-integrates-nedap-aeos-access-control-strategic-partnership-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga.23285.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-xprotect-vms-integrates-nedap-aeos-access-control-strategic-partnership-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga.23285.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 26 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems and Nedap Security Management announced a strategic partnership recently. The main driver for this close cooperation was the increasing demand for smart buildings and integrated IT and security systems for monitoring and managing people and buildings. As part of their partnership, both companies committed to a deep integration of the Milestone XProtect VMS and Nedap&rsquo;s AEOS Access Control. In May, Nedap Security Management received Milestone&rsquo;s New Solution Partner of the Year Award, which was presented at the <a class="orangebold" href="/events/free-event-listing/milestone-community-days-2017-dubai.html">Milestone Community Days</a> in Dubai.</p> <p>The award is a recognition of the strategic cooperation between the two companies, in both the commercial and technological area. Jeroen Harmsen, Director of Product Management at Nedap Security Management, explains the rationale and benefits of the partnership.</p> <p><strong>Open platform...Milestone Systems ranked number one global VMS provider in 2017 - IHS Markithttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-ranked-number-global-vms-provider-2017-co-14183-ga-co-1151-ga.23265.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-ranked-number-global-vms-provider-2017-co-14183-ga-co-1151-ga.23265.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 21 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the open platform community in networked video management software (VMS), not only retained the number one global position but also holds the number one spot in both Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) and Asia/Pacific (APAC) and ranks number three in Americas.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Milestone continues its growth with an increase in net revenue of 18 % in 2016 over the year before and has significantly exceeded the overall market growth. Our continued focus on co-creation of revenue and innovation with the Milestone community of partners and customers is a significant part of our success. We will continue and further explore this approach in the years to come,&rdquo;</em> said Lars Thinggaard, President &amp; CEO, Milestone Systems.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Our market share estimates show that supply of VMS became more concentrated in 2016 with the four largest VMS vendors all gaining share. So far, the supply base for video surveillance equipment has been highly...Siklu mmWave technology deployed in Cambridge City Centre for CCTV surveillance systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-mmwave-cambridge-city-centre-cctv-surveillance-system-co-1151-ga-co-11876-ga-co-6544-ga.23262.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-mmwave-cambridge-city-centre-cctv-surveillance-system-co-1151-ga-co-11876-ga-co-6544-ga.23262.htmlApplications NewsWed, 21 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Siklu Inc., a global provider of millimeter-wave solutions, announced that it has been selected by the City of Cambridge, England, to provide wireless connectivity for the city&rsquo;s CCTV surveillance system in its town centre. The Siklu EtherHaul radios deployed in Cambridge City Centre replace the 5.8 GHz wireless technology previously used by the city for its CCTV network.</p> <p><strong>Wireless mmWave technology</strong></p> <p>Cambridge City Centre is a commercial and historic district that is adjacent to Cambridge University, making it a high traffic area for traditional 5 GHz wireless networks that are used by businesses, university departments and residents. Siklu radios bypass the congested 5.8 GHz spectrum wireless frequency by using the millimeter wave spectrum to transmit information across Cambridge&rsquo;s CCTV networks, providing an interference-free and secured communication infrastructure for the city.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Siklu</em><em>&rsquo;s millimeter...Milestone to feature open platform technology and Milestone community innovations at IFSEC 2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-open-platform-technology-milestone-community-innovations-ifsec-2017-co-2214-ga-co-15007-ga-co-8497-ga-co-12610-ga-co-7121-ga-co-9161-ga-co-3223-ga-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga-co-14411-ga-co-9294-ga-co-11876-ga-co-1579-ga-co-14918-ga.23299.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-open-platform-technology-milestone-community-innovations-ifsec-2017-co-2214-ga-co-15007-ga-co-8497-ga-co-12610-ga-co-7121-ga-co-9161-ga-co-3223-ga-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga-co-14411-ga-co-9294-ga-co-11876-ga-co-1579-ga-co-14918-ga.23299.htmlEvents NewsWed, 28 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the leading open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), will once again be at IFSEC International 2017 in London, June 20-22.</p> <p>On show at the Milestone booth E750 will be the full Milestone XProtect 2017 portfolio of products and the Milestone Husky Advanced NVRs for enterprise use, in addition to the full range of Milestone Husky NVRs.</p> <p>A number of Milestone partners will be showcasing integrated solutions at the Milestone booth and throughout the showroom.</p> <p><strong>Milestone partner showcases</strong></p> <p>Milestone will have a benchmark setup on its stand to highlight the high performance of Milestone XProtect 2017, a performance made possible by hardware acceleration. This results from a unique collaboration between Milestone and strategic partners NVIDIA and Dell. Milestone will also be present at the NVIDIA Booth D425.</p> <p>Visitors to the Milestone stand will also have the first chance to see...Dahua introduces entry-level thermal mini hybrid bullet camera - DH-TPC-BF2120http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-thermal-mini-hybrid-bullet-camera-dh-tpc-bf2120-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.23242.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-thermal-mini-hybrid-bullet-camera-dh-tpc-bf2120-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.23242.htmlProduct NewsSun, 18 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Night surveillance, remote surveillance, temperature detection -- since their debut, thermal cameras are endowed with features that other cameras cannot compete with. Debuted in military field, thermal cameras have played a key role in wars. After years of research and development, infrared image processing technology and the craftsmanship of the detectors are becoming more proven, and the cost of the components is lowering, thermal imaging technology entered into industrial market.</p> <p>But till recently, most of the thermal cameras in industrial market are still very bulky and above the affordable limit of most commercial projects. Dahua, as a manufacturer and supplier of intelligent security surveillance products and solutions, launched an entry-level thermal mini hybrid bullet camera &ndash; DH-TPC-BF2120. Featuring mini size, dual-channel spectrum, intelligent functions and affordable price, DH-TPC-BF2120 is a thermal camera truly for commercial installations. It is...Oncam to showcase 360-degree video technology at IFSEC International 2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/oncam-360-degree-video-technology-ifsec-2017-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9294-ga-co-1286-ga.23217.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/oncam-360-degree-video-technology-ifsec-2017-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9294-ga-co-1286-ga.23217.htmlEvents NewsWed, 14 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Oncam, a provider of 360-degree video capture and business intelligence technology, will showcase its advanced video technology during IFSEC International 2017, being held between June 20-22, 2017, at ExCeL London. Oncam will demonstrate its award-winning 360-degree technology and product line with Milestone Systems at Stand E750.</p> <p><strong>Oncam Evolution cameras</strong></p> <p>Oncam Evolution 05 and 12 360-degree cameras, along with patented dewarping software, ensure that security personnel can view the entire scene while being able to pan, tilt and zoom within the video in real-time. Oncam specialises in delivering high-quality video, video-based analytics and business intelligence solutions on a global scale to customers in retail, casinos, hospitality, education, food safety, transportation, healthcare and more.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The theme of this year's IFSEC International is 'Rethink Security' and that's a goal that Oncam shares: to rethink how security can be...Pelco’s ExSite Explosion-Proof cameras and Optera Panoramic Cameras on display at IFSEC 2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-exsite-explosion-proof-cameras-optera-panoramic-ifsec-2017-co-10023-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9744-ga-co-3188-ga-co-1753-ga-co-3335-ga.23216.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pelco-exsite-explosion-proof-cameras-optera-panoramic-ifsec-2017-co-10023-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9744-ga-co-3188-ga-co-1753-ga-co-3335-ga.23216.htmlEvents NewsWed, 14 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Attendees at this year&rsquo;s IFSEC International will have the opportunity to experience a number of new and innovative cameras from Pelco by Schneider Electric (Stand D800). Headlining these advanced solutions are the company&rsquo;s ExSite&trade; Enhanced Explosion-Proof cameras which are engineered to survive in the most demanding environments, and Optera Panoramic Multi-Sensor Cameras that are integrated with the industry&rsquo;s leading VMS providers to deliver panomersive HD imaging that puts you in the middle of a scene.</p> <p><strong>Pelco ExSite Enhanced cameras</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Where Pelco imaging technology was perhaps a step behind the competition, we are clearly taking the lead once again with new solutions like our ExSite Enhanced Explosion-Proof Cameras and Optera Panoramic Multi-Sensor Cameras,&rdquo;</em> said Kevin Saldanha, Director Product Management, Pelco by Schneider Electric. <em>&ldquo;ExSite Enhanced cameras are engineered to survive like...CNL Software's latest IPSecurityCenter PSIM on display at IFSEC 2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cnl-software-ipsecuritycenter-psim-ifsec-2017-co-8497-ga-co-1151-ga-co-7201-ga-co-8096-ga.23203.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cnl-software-ipsecuritycenter-psim-ifsec-2017-co-8497-ga-co-1151-ga-co-7201-ga-co-8096-ga.23203.htmlEvents NewsMon, 12 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>CNL Software, a provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, will be demonstrating the latest IPSecurityCenter PSIM capabilities at IFSEC International, including the use of drones to help increase situational awareness, integration, and management of vast estates of sensors, systems, and devices as well as a wide range of enhancements to enable large-scale federated systems to support critical national infrastructure.</p> <p><strong>IPSecurityCenter</strong></p> <p>The need for large scale CCTV coverage, both public and private has never been greater. At a time when almost all police and mass transit operations are facing reduced budgets for security operations, there has been an increased focus on the use of technology, using digital &ldquo;eyes&rdquo; as a force multiplier for officers and guards. These eyes on the street, work 24/7/365 with a low cost of maintenance and little intervention required and although they may not prevent attacks, they can...Milestone introduces three new XProtect products with latest update of XProtect 2017 R2 VMShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-introduces-xprotect-products-latest-update-xprotect-2017-r2-vms-co-1151-ga-npr.23197.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-introduces-xprotect-products-latest-update-xprotect-2017-r2-vms-co-1151-ga-npr.23197.htmlProduct NewsFri, 09 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), has released XProtect 2017 R2. Milestone meets the increasing demand for connected business and video systems by releasing three new products &ndash; XProtect Essential+; XProtect Express+ and XProtect Professional+.</p> <p>These new products cover installations from a few to thousands of cameras. All the products fully support hardware acceleration, where system performance can be boosted just by adding a supported graphics card that can handle the heavy lifting in decoding video, leaving room for the system to handle other tasks.</p> <p><strong>Opening possibilities through connectivity</strong></p> <p>Support for Milestone&rsquo;s integration programming platform (MIP SDK) and built-in customisation options with the rules engine, enable tailored video solutions made by Milestone Partners. This could be video analytics or integrations to other systems like building management systems,...Milestone Systems receives No. 1 global VMS provider ranking for ninth year runninghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-receives-global-vms-provider-award-co-1151-ga.23188.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-receives-global-vms-provider-award-co-1151-ga.23188.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 08 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), is once again the No. 1 global VMS vendor by company revenue in market research from business intelligence provider IHS Markit (NASDAQ: INFO). Milestone Systems receives this top ranking for the ninth year running.</p> <p>Milestone Systems not only retained the number one global position but also holds the number one spot in both Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) and Asia/Pacific (APAC) and ranks number three in Americas.</p> <p><strong>Milestone net revenue growth</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Milestone continues its growth with an increase in net revenue of 18 % in 2016 over the year before and has significantly exceeded the overall market growth. Our continued focus on co-creation of revenue and innovation with the Milestone community of partners and customers is a significant part of our success. We will continue and further explore this approach in the years to come,&rdquo;</em> said Lars...Dahua's penta-brid video recorders integrated with Milestone XProtect VMShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-penta-brid-video-recorders-integrated-milestone-xprotect-vms-co-4261-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.23149.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-penta-brid-video-recorders-integrated-milestone-xprotect-vms-co-4261-ga-co-1151-ga-npr.23149.htmlProduct NewsWed, 31 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Dahua Technology, a manufacturer and supplier of intelligent security surveillance products and solutions, announced that full range of penta-brid video recorder (XVR) are integrated with the Milestone XProtect video management software (VMS).<br /> <br /> <strong>Upgrading existing video surveillance systems</strong><br /> <br /> Dahua XVR is a newly developed HD Video Recorder based upon industry leading open structure to be compatible with multiple access technologies. It is the perfect solution to upgrade existing video surveillance systems. XVR supports 4 mainstream analogue camera types in the market, not only traditional CVBS (analogue) camera, but also HDCVI, AHD and TVI, as well as IP camera.<br /> <br /> Moreover, XVR recognises the signal formats from camera automatically, including both Dahua camera and third-party camera. True plug &amp; play makes operation more users friendly and convenient. All these features make XVR a true Penta-brid video recorder.<br /> <br />...Milestone Systems appoints Jesper Just Jensen as new Vice President, Productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-jesper-just-jensen-vp-co-1151-ga.23122.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-systems-jesper-just-jensen-vp-co-1151-ga.23122.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 24 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has announced that Jesper Just Jensen, former Head of Front End Innovation in the LEGO Group, will take on a new role as Milestone&rsquo;s Vice President, Products.</p> <p><strong>New opportunities at Milestone</strong></p> <p>As VP, Products, Jesper Just Jensen will drive Milestone&rsquo;s product strategy, including product management and product marketing, with focus on rolling out new open platform products to meet the future needs of the Milestone community.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Jesper understands the importance of a strong partner community and how we develop innovative solutions and technology together with the community. His product management expertise will no doubt strengthen our strategy to offer even better open platform products and services going forward,&rdquo;</em> said Bj&oslash;rn Skou Eilertsen, CTO, Milestone Systems.</p> <p><strong>Bringing new solutions to...