from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/greece.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2017 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT SALTO’s XS4 Mini access control solution secures Swarovski store in Sydneyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xs4-mini-access-control-solution-secures-swarovski-store-sydney-co-15049-ga-co-3322-ga.23420.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xs4-mini-access-control-solution-secures-swarovski-store-sydney-co-15049-ga-co-3322-ga.23420.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Established in 1895, Swarovski is the leading global producer of cut crystal and is represented in more than 120 countries around the world. When it came to security, the Swarovski store in Sydney, Australia, selected Bells Locksmiths to install SALTO&rsquo;s XS4 Mini access control solution.</p> <p>Located in Pitt Street Mall, a pedestrianised section of Pitt Street in Sydney&rsquo;s central business district and one of Australia's busiest, most cosmopolitan shopping precincts, the newly opened store wanted to secure access to its back of house store room.</p> <p><strong>Comprehensive access control solution</strong></p> <p>As a business retailing exclusive, high-value merchandise, the company wanted a comprehensive access control solution that would protect its premises and property as well as contribute to reducing shrinkage. Given that over 35% of annual stock losses across the retail sector as a whole are caused by theft and fraud by staff, controlling access to ensure...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...Bosch network cameras’ integration with Qognify’s Situator and VisionHub expanded for improved security management and operational benefitshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-network-cameras-integration-qognify-situator-visionhub-co-289-ga-co-9744-ga.23417.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-network-cameras-integration-qognify-situator-visionhub-co-289-ga-co-9744-ga.23417.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Qognify, the provider of big data solutions for physical security and operations, announces that it has expanded the integration of Bosch network video security cameras and Qognify&rsquo;s Situator and VisionHub, providing customers unique advanced technology and business benefits. This best-of-breed solution creates centralised management for the entire platform with direct integration of Bosch cameras to Situator (Situation Management / PSIM) and VisionHub (Video Management System).</p> <p><strong>Benefits of integration</strong></p> <p>The integration enhances security management and operational benefits by leveraging situation management, video, and visualisation capabilities:</p> <ul> <li>Centralised control and management through Situator&ndash; direct integration between Bosch&rsquo;s network video security cameras and Situator. The integration enables PTZ and PTZ-like control for moving and fixed cameras, automatic triggering of processes when predefined incidents...VIVOTEK enhances user interface and functionalities with VAST 2 video management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vivotek-enhances-user-interface-functionalities-vast2-video-management-software-co-1795-ga-npr.23416.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vivotek-enhances-user-interface-functionalities-vast2-video-management-software-co-1795-ga-npr.23416.htmlProduct NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>VIVOTEK, the global IP surveillance solution provider, unveiled the latest release of its video management software, VAST 2. Building on the underlying powerful software engine of VAST, VAST 2 reveals a brand new intuitive user interface and boasts an extended range of user-centred functionalities, including auto setup, advanced search, and custom layout as well as additional add-on functions for failover protection, transportation, and transaction solutions. The new VAST 2 is designed for efficient video management, allowing security operators to reduce both operational and maintenance costs.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;VIVOTEK has run through a series of alpha and beta tests before the launch of VAST 2. We have collected feedbacks from our customers and improved significantly both the usability and functionality to make VAST 2 an even better experience for our users. For VAST 2, we designed a problem feedback mechanism, allowing the system to detect problems automatically and enabling...Arteco and ZKAccess present webinars on video surveillance and access control integrationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-zkaccess-webinars-video-surveillance-access-control-integration-co-3093-ga-co-12725-ga.23415.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-zkaccess-webinars-video-surveillance-access-control-integration-co-3093-ga-co-12725-ga.23415.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Arteco, a global provider of event-driven intelligent video management solutions, will present a series of seminars focused on highlighting the benefits of video surveillance and access control integration. Arteco will partner with ZKAccess to host a webinar on July 26, 2017, from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Eastern, and a lunch-and-learn event on Aug. 2, 2017 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Central, at the Accu-Tech branch in Dallas, to display the benefits of the combination of these two intelligent platforms.</p> <p>Organisations in a wide variety of markets are hungry for data and seek to gain as much information as possible about their business, daily operations, an emergency situation or security breach, and more. However, disparate pieces of information provide little value when trying to achieve this goal. To find the knowledge captured within data, it must be combined and presented in an intelligent way &mdash; allowing the user to make informed decisions based on a comprehensive view.</p>...Open Options, Mercury Security and Allegion to host Security Roadshow, Dallashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/open-options-mercury-security-allegion-hosting-security-roadshow-dallas-co-11504-ga-co-6621-ga-co-2785-ga.23414.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/open-options-mercury-security-allegion-hosting-security-roadshow-dallas-co-11504-ga-co-6621-ga-co-2785-ga.23414.htmlEvents NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Open Options, the provider of open platform access control solutions, in conjunction with Mercury Security and Allegion, will be hosting a regional roadshow on Thursday, August 10.</p> <p>A variety of content will be addressed throughout the event, including a look at new products and upcoming integrations from the companies. After vendor presentations, attendees can experience the latest technology with hands-on product demonstrations, and take advantage of networking opportunities with industry professionals.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Security products and technologies are consistently evolving,&rdquo;</em> said Jonathan Berman, President and General Manager of Open Options. <em>&ldquo;We want the security community to see that Open Options and our technology partners are industry leaders who provide comprehensive and innovative solutions, and this roadshow gives us the opportunity to do so in a unique environment.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The event will be held from 12:30 p.m. &ndash;...Umbo Computer Vision partners with PSA Security Networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/umbo-computer-vision-partners-psa-security-network-co-3292-ga-co-13947-ga.23413.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/umbo-computer-vision-partners-psa-security-network-co-3292-ga-co-13947-ga.23413.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>PSA customers will now receive direct access to Umbo CV&rsquo;s award-winning security solutions. Umbo CV provides the most advanced artificial intelligence platform available to the security industry, at a reduced cost. With cloud hosted solutions and A.I.-as-a-service, Umbo CV makes it easier to cement stronger customer ties and build sustainable recurring monthly revenue.</p> <p><strong>Umbo CV</strong></p> <p>Umbo CV brings machine learning to the forefront, boasting 98% accuracy. Customers love it&rsquo;s quick-to-learn, easy-to-use app and desktop portal, and low-cost of entry. From intrusion detection projects in the cannabis industry, to accurate and real-time human counting at major shopping centres, to prison violence detection, Umbo CV has made great strides in advancing the security industry&rsquo;s capabilities. The company has been the recipient of numerous accolades and honours at <a class="orangebold" href="/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2017.html">ISC...Johnson Controls announces American Dynamics victor VMS now integrates with Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection Systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-american-dynamics-victor-guardian-indoor-active-shooter-detection-system-co-2900-ga-co-12742-ga-npr.23412.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-american-dynamics-victor-guardian-indoor-active-shooter-detection-system-co-2900-ga-co-12742-ga-npr.23412.htmlProduct NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Johnson Controls announces that its American Dynamics victor Video Management Software now integrates with the Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System from Shooter Detection Systems, providing users with an automated solution to react in real-time to shots fired in a facility. By reducing the margin of human error, the solution helps to eliminate costly false alerts while enhancing the overall security of any school, business, or public venue building.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We are excited to offer this integrated solution to our customers who are investing in technology to address the active shooter threat,&rdquo;</em> said Christian Connors, chief executive officer of Shooter Detection Systems. <em>&ldquo;By combining our indoor gunshot detection system with a robust video management system like victor, customers gain immediate, automated insights the second a shot is fired, providing exceptional situational awareness when every second counts.&rdquo;</em></p>...Emergency Management for Airports Summit 2017 aims at enhancing airport securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-management-airports-summit-2017-aims-enhancing-airport-security-co-15047-ga.23410.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-management-airports-summit-2017-aims-enhancing-airport-security-co-15047-ga.23410.htmlEvents NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Emergencies that occurred in an airport will not only lead to flight delays, cause major disturbance to millions of passengers, it could also tarnish the nation&rsquo;s reputation and result in fatality and economy losses. Join global airport operators and aviation authorities at Equip Global&rsquo;s renowned conference at Emergency Management for Airports Summit in London on 10 &ndash; 13 October 2017.</p> <p><strong>Bringing together crucial sectors</strong></p> <p>In addition to sharing key lessons learned from recent airport disasters relating to aircraft accident, firefighting and terrorism, the conference will bring together the six crucial sectors in managing an airport emergency to allow for a more comprehensive view. Besides emergency planners, airport fire and airport police, hear from emergency medical services, airlines, and airport terminal/airside operations on ways to minimise impact on airport business.</p> <p>Participants can expect a packed program with case...NEC face recognition enhances security at 23rd Summer Deaflympics, Turkeyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nec-face-recognition-enhances-security-23rd-summer-deaflympics-turkey-co-14059-ga-co-14372-ga-co-15046-ga.23408.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nec-face-recognition-enhances-security-23rd-summer-deaflympics-turkey-co-14059-ga-co-14372-ga-co-15046-ga.23408.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>NEC Corporation and NEC Telecommunication and Information Technology, Ltd. announces that the Turkish Ministry of Youth and Sports, organiser of the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey, selected NEC's leading face recognition technology to ensure the security and quality of experience for this year's Deaflympic participants.</p> <p>This is the first time that face recognition technology has been used as a key security measure for the Summer Deaflympics. NEC's face recognition technology is being implemented among kiosks and security access control systems, enabling rapid identification, and ensuring that participants and audiences enjoy a safe and secure experience.</p> <p>Samsun, a scenic province in the north of Turkey, will host the 2017 Summer Deaflympics from 18-30 July, featuring more than 5,000 participants from 109 countries across 21 categories.</p> <p><strong>Enabling a safer and secure environment</strong></p> <p>The secure access control solution was...HID Global mobile access and advanced smart card deployed at Cervantes High School, Guadalajara, Mexicohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-mobile-access-advanced-smart-card-deployed-cervantes-high-school-guadalajara-mexico-co-15044-ga-co-823-ga.23405.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-mobile-access-advanced-smart-card-deployed-cervantes-high-school-guadalajara-mexico-co-15044-ga-co-823-ga.23405.htmlApplications NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global, a worldwide provider of trusted identity solutions, announces that its mobile access and advanced smart card offering were selected by Cervantes High School in Guadalajara, Mexico to help create a safer learning environment. The solution protects the Cervantes educational community from threats posed by unauthorised visitors while turning the high school into a technology showcase where students, faculty and staff carry campus IDs on their mobile phones to securely access multiple entrance points on campus.</p> <p><strong>HID mobile access</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Being able to present campus IDs using their mobile phones has been particularly attractive to students because of its convenience and novelty,&rdquo;</em> said Marist Brother Alejandro Gonz&aacute;lez Gonz&aacute;lez, Principal at Cervantes High School, Guadalajara. <em>&ldquo;The system has not created any bottlenecks at school entrances, and the administrative process has proven to be very...SSAIB certifies MRP Alarms to latest ISO 9001 quality management systems standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ssaib-certifies-mrp-alarms-latest-iso-9001-standard-co-1591-ga.23407.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ssaib-certifies-mrp-alarms-latest-iso-9001-standard-co-1591-ga.23407.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 20 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>SSAIB, the UK and Ireland&rsquo;s security, fire, and telecare certification body, has certified its registered firm, MRP Alarms, to the latest ISO 9001 quality management systems standard. Importantly, while Harrogate-based MRP Alarms was already audited to the previous (2008) version of ISO 9001 for the installation of wired and wireless intruder alarm systems, it sought benchmark certification to this updated ISO 9001: 2015 standard as part of the company&rsquo;s commitment to the highest level of quality assurance for its residential and commercial customers.</p> <p><strong>UKAS ISO 9001:2015 accreditation</strong></p> <p>MRP Alarms&rsquo; achievement follows SSAIB&rsquo;s own recent UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accreditation to ISO 9001:2015, enabling SSAIB to audit companies to the revised standard. ISO 9001 helps organisations demonstrate to their customers that they can offer products and services of consistently good quality. It also acts as a tool to...WAMA appoints AVAS Integrated Systems as distributor in the USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wama-appoints-avas-integrated-systems-distributor-usa-co-7460-ga-co-14660-ga.23406.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wama-appoints-avas-integrated-systems-distributor-usa-co-7460-ga-co-14660-ga.23406.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 20 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>WAMA Technology Ltd. is a CCTV technology company incorporated by a group of Hong Kong entrepreneurs. The company focuses on developing professional and cost-effective video surveillance solutions for the mass market&rsquo;s needs. WAMA management team has 20 years of concrete experiences in the CCTV industry and with a team of well experienced R&amp;D professionals, WAMA always delivers solutions using state-of-the-art technologies much quicker than other participants in the marketplace.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>AVAS Integrated Systems </strong></p> <p>AVAS Integrated Systems LLC, is a focused low voltage equipment distribution company located just west of Atlanta, GA. The company offers CCTV and related products to regional and national distributors, as well as to approximately 500 licensed dealers in USA. AVAS was founded in 2002 as a field services company installing and servicing commercial burglar alarm, CCTV, custom home automation and systems. In 2015, AVAS...Siklu signs distribution agreement with Norbain to expand presence in UK and Irelandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-signs-distribution-agreement-norbain-co-1233-ga-co-11876-ga.23404.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/siklu-signs-distribution-agreement-norbain-co-1233-ga-co-11876-ga.23404.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 20 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Siklu Inc., the provider of millimetre-wave wireless solutions, announces that it has signed a distribution agreement with Norbain, an arrangement that will greatly expand its reach to security integrators and installers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.</p> <p>As part of the agreement, Norbain will carry and distribute Siklu&rsquo;s millimetre wave wireless radios for the security market. Norbain is considered one of the largest distributors of CCTV, IP, access control and intrusion detection solutions, primarily focused in the UK and Ireland. The company offers customers training courses, roadshow events and a digital catalogue of products.</p> <p><strong>Distribution of mmWave EtherHaul</strong></p> <p>Products offered through Norbain include Siklu&rsquo;s mmWave EtherHaul line of products, which are considered the leading enterprise wireless solution for connecting video surveillance cameras and streaming the data to a central command centre, especially when UK Fibre is...Hikvision and EZVIZ employees raise money for Jaques Children's Cancer Center in Long Beach, Californiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-ezviz-employees-raise-money-jaques-childrens-cancer-center-long-beach-california-co-15043-ga-co-12558-ga.23403.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-ezviz-employees-raise-money-jaques-childrens-cancer-center-long-beach-california-co-15043-ga-co-12558-ga.23403.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Employees of Hikvision USA Inc., the North American provider of innovative video surveillance products and solutions, and its consumer-focused subsidiary, EZVIZ Inc., proudly sponsored a child in the 32nd annual Torch Run, an annual fundraiser for the Jonathan Jaques Children's Cancer Center (JJCCC) in Long Beach, California.</p> <p>The Hikvision/EZVIZ team raised money for the JJCCC, which enabled the company to sponsor a Torch Run participant. All funds will go directly to support JJCCC&rsquo;s work to treat and support children diagnosed with cancer and their families.</p> <p><strong>Torch Run participant</strong></p> <p>Each Torch Run participant &ldquo;holds a torch as they run, walk, are carried, or are wheeled the 400 yards until passing the torch to the next waiting patient,&rdquo; according to the JJCCC. Hikvision and EZVIZ employees received recognition for their sponsorship at the event, which took place on June 11. JJCCC announced that this year&rsquo;s event...Camden Door Controls retains JClemente & Associates to service Southern California territoryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/camden-door-controls-retains-jclemente-associates-service-southern-california-territory-co-2646-ga.23402.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/camden-door-controls-retains-jclemente-associates-service-southern-california-territory-co-2646-ga.23402.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, is pleased to announce it has retained manufacturers' rep firm JClemente &amp; Associates to service the Southern California territory. Jaime Clemente will serve as the sales rep and provide service and Camden product support to dealers and distributors.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Camden Door Controls looks forward to partnering with JClemente &amp; Associates to enhance our presence in the Southern California region,"</em> notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. <em>"Providing unsurpassed customer service is a top priority at Camden and it begins with responsive and knowledgeable sales representatives. Complementing Camden's dedicated internal sales staff, our outside sales force is comprised of some of the top manufacturers' representative (MR) firms in the security industry."</em></p>Lean Six Sigma tactics lead to increased airport efficiency and reduced flyer wait timeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lean-sigma-tactics-increased-airport-efficiency-co-15014-ga.23401.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lean-sigma-tactics-increased-airport-efficiency-co-15014-ga.23401.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>For many frequent flyers, the relationship between flyers and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has been at times, turbulent. For the better part of the last two decades, going through airport security has been met with groans over long wait times as flyers are encouraged to get to the airport earlier and earlier. </strong></p> <p><span class="blue_bold">TSA Lean Six Sigma tactics reduce wait time</span></p> <p>However, the tide may be turning a bit, as recent reports have shown a decline in TSA&rsquo;s wait times, which can be attributed to the agency deploying Lean Six Sigma tactics for increased efficiency. Lean Six Sigma tactics are techniques that rely on collaborative team efforts to improve processes. Safety is the top priority, but, through lean tactics, TSA can speed things up while keeping everyone safe.</p> <p>In <a class="orangebold"...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...Body worn cameras: Overcoming the challenges of live video streaminghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/body-worn-cameras-overcoming-challenges-live-video-co-7121-ga.23399.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/body-worn-cameras-overcoming-challenges-live-video-co-7121-ga.23399.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>Can you imagine what it would be like if you could only look at your CCTV cameras eight hours after an incident, when your security team finish their shift? That is what 99% of current body cameras offer. Most body cameras can only record video, which limits them to settling arguments after the fact &ndash; who said what first in an altercation with the police? What sparked an incident with the door security team at a nightclub?</strong></p> <p>This leads to a curious asymmetry of video and immediacy between members of the public and body camera users such as police officers. Whilst they are dealing with an incident, dutifully recording their work, everyone around them is streaming live video and audio direct to services such as Facebook and Periscope.</p> <p><span class="blue_bold">Challenges of streaming live video</span></p> <p>So why don&rsquo;t most body cameras stream? Mostly because it is very challenging to move video reliably over cellular which may seem...