The XVR Series digital video recorder (DVR) is available under the HDCVI 3.0 technology solutions family from Dahua Technology.
Avigilon Corporation says it has further enhanced its self-learning video analytics capabilities by introducing Avigilon Appearance Search technology, which is immediately available with Avigilon Control Center (ACC) 6.0 video management software.
The new Multi-Access Open Platform 5-1 add-on feature for LTS DVRs tackles camera compatibility, says LTS, offering more surveillance options by combining IP with analog video formats HD-TVI, Analog, HDCVI, and AHD.
LTS’s new platinum fixed-lens mini dome camera, CMIP3142W-28SWIFI, not only makes for a wireless installation, but also adds another dimension to forensic evidence—sound. This mini Wi-Fi dome camera captures video and sound with two-way audio capabilities as it features a built-in microphone and audio output. Images are captured in rich detail with 4.1MP and True 120dB WDR. It also embodies a vandal-proof casing and is rated IP67 for harsh weather conditions.
With the new Bosch Video Management System 7.0, the user is able to keep multiple UHD (Ultra High Definition) cameras open without having to worry about slowing down the application.
The Milestone Husky M550A server-grade NVR delivers a guaranteed recording performance of 1400 Mb/s and unlimited external storage thanks to the use of features normally only seen in enterprise servers.
S2 Security introduces version 3 of the S2 Magic Monitor video display and digital signage solution. S2 Magic Monitor enables security, safety and informational content to be displayed anywhere throughout the enterprise. Version 3 increases digital content control, enhances integration with S2 NetBox systems and offers plug- and-go appliance options. S2 Magic Monitor Version 3 updates include: S2 NetBox Integration; Remote Content Control; Plug-and-Go Appliances. Whether in an operations centre, in public areas, at the front desk, or in the field, S2 Magic Monitor delivers the visual information needed for virtually any situation. Beyond live surveillance video and forensics, S2 Magic Monitor can project digital signage, images, RSS feeds, television and promotional videos to any Magic Monitor on the network. Digital content is easily shared in real time, whether on command or when triggered by events and alarms.
TRENDnet has launched an 18-Port Gigabit NVR PoE+ Switch with LED Display, model TPE-3018L. This switch also introduces the new NVR Series Switches product family for the popular networking and surveillance brand.
March Networks has been named Company of the Year, winning the Best Ottawa Business award in the Kanata North #SeriousTechLivesHere category.
Axis Communications’ Q36 Network Camera Series offers superior image quality with half inch sensors and high performance image processing. The series’ remote pan/tilt/roll/zoom capability reduces installation time and allows for efficient readjustment later. The new fixed domes are suited for city surveillance, transportation, government and critical infrastructure installations.
Escalating demand for highly detailed, 24/7 video images produces colossal amounts of data, which requires extensive transmission and storage capacity as well as time-consuming monitoring and assessment. With this in mind, Bosch has announced the roll-out of video analytics inside their cameras – at the edge – as a standard feature.
Dahua Technology USA has announced a new five-year product warranty for all authorized dealers. It extends to all Dahua authorized dealers and covers any IP or HDCVI camera, storage, or PTZ device.
The latest cameras from Vicon provide wide scene coverage and highly accurate object detection with increased resolution and outstanding image quality. The new IQeye 9 Series also has increased processing power to effectively run analytics and VMS applications at the edge.
Eagle Eye Cloud Video Replication delivers cloud video backup for legacy DVR, NVR and video management systems. Organizations can extend the capabilities of their existing video surveillance system to include an off-site or long-term copy of their video.
Three new models of Hitachi Video Management Platform (VMP) are designed to aggressively move the company into the video security and monitoring markets, a sector that has more than $6 billion total available market (TAM) opportunity, based on recent estimates from an independent research firm.
NetBotz 250 from Schneider Electric is a scalable rack access control and environmental monitoring appliance that proactively monitors critical IT assets in real-time, protecting against physical threats, environmental risks or human error that can disrupt IT operations and reduce reliability.
Galaxy Control Systems has received new FICAM certification for its System Galaxy software and for its CS Infrastructure System Galaxy software. Both are now listed on GSA’s Approved Product List (APL) under the PACS Infrastructure category. Also approved is the Validation System for Galaxy Control Systems-Endpoint in the PACS Validation System category.
The CEM Systems AC2000 Security Hub is an alarm management application for centrally managing events within the AC2000 access control system and its integrated sub-system including video, fire, intruder and building management systems. AC2000 Security Hub from Tyco Security Products offers a single, central interface for all command and control functions.
3xLOGIC Inc. has launched an updated, integrated website and completed the re-branding for its infinias product line.
The Safran MorphoAccess SIGMA Series access control high speed biometric and card reader features the MorphoWave Tower. Using this technology, C•CURE 9000 Security and Event Management platforms are now able to deliver contactless access control.
The IOM Access Control Tablet for mainstream access control applications fuses an access control reader, biometrics, keypad, intercom, camera and other capabilities.
Vanderbilt continues with its strategic expansion plans to strengthen its access control business and product portfolio. The security systems provider has agreed to acquire Access Control Technology Ltd. (ACT), based in Dublin, Ireland.
Princeton Identity Inc., formerly a line of business of SRI International marketed under the SRI Identity brand, launched in late August as an independent company. Princeton Identity will focus on identity management and biometric authentication. It will continue to build on SRI’s successful legacy of biometric technologies for a wide range of government and commercial applications, as well as for mainstream physical identity access management (PIAM) applications.
Version 5.5 of Genetec’s Security Center, the company’s open architecture, unified IP security platform, combines access control, video surveillance, ALPR, and communications.
Trove access and power integration enclosure systems integrate Altronix power and accessories with access controllers from the industry’s leading manufacturers.
The latest addition to the line of ruggedized PassagePoint Visitor Tablets comes pre-loaded with STOPware’s PassagePoint Visitor Management software and integrated with appropriate hardware to enable fully-functional mobile visitor check-in from virtually any location.
With new integrations and many enhancements to the user experience, S2 Security’s Version 4.8 access control and event monitoring software makes the S2 system more powerful and easier to use.
The new release of Symmetry ™ V8.1 access control software from AMAG Technology is available in all product editions: Symmetry Business, Professional, Enterprise, Homeland and Global.
For mainstream access control applications, SRI Identity has introduced its IOM Access Control Tablet. The tablet combines an access-control reader, biometrics, keypad, intercom, camera and other capabilities to establish cost-effective value and functionality.
Genetec Lifecycle Management (GLM) is a new software, support and services offering from Genetec, a provider of open-platform, unified IP security solutions. Lifecycle Management is available in two options: Genetec Assurance, which is free of charge for all new and existing customers, and Genetec Advantage, an optional premium paid-for option.
Stanley Security Solutions Taiwan has initiated a voluntary recall in the United States of certain door locksets due to a risk of entrapment in an emergency.
Kwikset will expand its patented SmartKey security to the automotive accessories industry through a partnership with Horizon Global Corp., one of the world’s leading manufacturers of branded towing and trailering equipment.
Medeco Security Locks has developed environmental product declarations (EPD) for nine of its mechanical and electronic locks and locking systems products.
The SureWave CM-330 Series of active infrared, hands-free switches from Camden Door Controls are wireless ready.
The AES-300 electric strike from Alarm Controls has a small body design which eliminates the need to cut out the dustbox, saving time and eliminating a majority of potential mistakes during installation. Its small size means it fits neatly into any size cutout, making it suitable for retrofit in medium duty applications.
ABLOY Security offers a new Bluetooth key for Abloy Protec2 CLIQ. It is operated by an app that can be downloaded to any Android or Apple phone. The critical tasks and access rights for the Bluetooth key can be updated by pairing the key to the app on a users’ phone. This will help eliminate the need for mobile and wall mounted programming devices for traditional key programming.
This touchscreen deadbolt from Kwikset is keyway-less, removing the threat of lock-picking and lock bumping. In the unlikely event the four AA batteries run out of power, backup power can be supplied via a 9V battery.
Medeco High Security Locks was recently presented with its ISO 14001:2004 certificate from Intertek, affirming that the company’s Salem, Virginia, operation adheres to the internationally-recognized standard for environmental management in the design and manufacture of locks and locking systems.
Camden Door Controls is now offering two-day air shipping to all cities in the U.S., at the same cost as standard ground delivery. The company believes it is the only manufacturer providing this option.
Alpha, a Japanese manufacturer of locks and access systems, will acquire ASSA ABLOYs car access/security business for €17.0 million. The car lock business has operations in the Czech Republic, Mexico, Germany, Switzerland and the People’s Republic of China.
Smart lock manufacturer Weiser has added support for Google Weave, Thread and Apple HomeKit™ Internet of Things (IoT) platforms to its smart lock portfolio, in addition to expanding its Kevo™ platform.
Camden Door Controls has introduced its new CX-ED2079 kit, a low profile ‘Universal’ grade 2 strike, with three stainless steel faceplates included.
Weiser’s SmartCode 10 Touchscreen is a keyless, touchscreen deadbolt and the newest product to offer Weiser’s patent-pending SecureScreen technology to consumers.
Software House, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, announces the certification of its iSTAR Edge and iSTAR Ultra door controllers under the U.S. government’s Federal Information Processing Standards Publications (FIPS) 140-2 program, the most stringent standard for cryptographic products.
Kwikset's Kevo Plus extends the Kevo platform by enabling remote access capabilities and enhanced features to Kwikset’s Bluetooth smart lock, Kevo. Available in spring 2015, Kevo Plus establishes a direct, online connectivity to Kevo, letting users lock and unlock their door with their smartphone from anywhere in the world.
Summer vacation is a time for everyone to relax, but when a home is empty due to summer travel, the threat of a burglary rises.
AlarmNet 360 is a new cloud-based management platform from Honeywell designed to help security dealers and central stations drive business growth, simplify account management and streamline installations.
Millworks Custom Manufacturing in Toronto has installed a complete security solution using DSC PowerSeries Neo from Tyco Security Products to integrate a wireless intrusion system throughout its custom millworks facility.
Pelco by Schneider Electric today announced that its VideoXpert video management system is now integrated with iTrak, the latest incident management solution from iView Systems.
Senstar's FiberPatrol-PL, an advanced security system for buried pipelines, is optimized to detect third-party interference (TPI). FiberPatrol-PL uses fibre optic cable buried along the pipeline to detect and locate ground vibrations and acoustic signatures associated with TPI activity. A single FiberPatrol-PL processor can detect and locate TPI over a distance of up to 72 km (45 mi) and within 10 m (33 ft) accuracy. FiberPatrol-PL detects TPI activity that threatens pipeline integrity: machine or manual digging, heavy machinery operating nearby, and even people walking in the vicinity of the pipeline. The system’s advanced detection algorithms optimize the detection of TPI activity while rejecting nuisance alarms. It can also reject vibrations caused by traffic on roads and railways running parallel or perpendicular to the pipeline.
Rex Plus II, the electronic watchdog alarm from STI, provides a way to deter burglars, without the problems of owning a real dog. With his electronic radar eyes, Rex II can “see” through thick doors, walls and glass. When movement is detected, he starts to emit the selected sound (Dog 1, Dog 2, 2 Dogs together – Ding, Ding Dong, Chirp – Siren 1, Siren 2). The closer an intruder gets, the more frequent the barking becomes. As the intruder backs off, the barking decreases in frequency, stopping completely when movement is out of range. Water resistant flip top provides easy access to the controls. Simply plug unit into a standard electrical outlet or power with six (6) C batteries. Detection range: adjustable up to 26 feet (range reduced through obstructions), detection angle: 150 degrees. Easy setup with voice messages or prompts.
Bosch Security Systems' Commercial Series family of motion detectors expands the Bosch portfolio of wall-mount motion detectors, which includes Blue Line Gen2 for residential and small commercial applications and the Professional Series for mid-sized to large commercial environments.
Smarter Security has announced the availability of a new line of four SmarterBeam passive infrared (PIR) motion detectors. Already designed with precision engineering to deliver the highest levels of alarm accuracy, SmarterBeam has features that vastly lower its vulnerability to defeat, including a second PIR sensor that eliminates the creep zone.
Honeywell announced the release of the 5800C2W Convert to Wireless Module, a device that enables retrofitting existing 12-volt security control panels of virtually any type or brand by converting wired sensors to Honeywell’s 5800 Series wireless technology. Up to nine hardwired zones can be easily converted to 5800 wireless protection zones—eliminating the cost of adding transmitters. The 5800C2W is a reliable solution that lets security professionals expand their connected home and building portfolio by offering Honeywell’s LYNX series of self-contained security systems to more users.
The STI Clock/Bell Damage Stopper helps protect clocks and bells against vandalism and damage.
The latest version of Honeywell’s Pro-Watch security management system expands the services dealers can provide to their customers. The Pro-Watch 4.1 security management system adds support for Honeywell’s Vindicator high security intrusion detection system, as well as SALTO disconnected readers and Mercury Security control panels.
Gallagher's Z10 Dynamic Tension Sensor offers the next generation of taut wire type technology to perimeter security. The sensor overcomes shortcomings in conventional taut wire technologies, providing outstanding fence wire disturbance detection.
Willem Ryan, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Bosch Video Systems, discusses several recently released products including the IP 2000, IP 5000 and High Line camera solutions
Per Hanssen on Totus Solutions' outdoor LED lighting security platform
Bosch Security Systems' B Series intrusion control panels are Internet appliances for security applications. The B Series includes two models: the B5512 supports 48 points of protection and four areas, while the B4512 monitors 28 points of protection and two areas. The series is designed for retail stores, banks, office buildings, government locations, schools and other commercial and residential applications.
Altronix’s LINQ Communication Platform enables power to be monitored, controlled and reported from virtually anywhere, with multiple devices at multiple sites able to be integrated and managed remotely.
QuikSpec is a free online design tool to help system specifiers design and assemble complete emergency systems using both the Aiphone IS Series and IX Series. The solution generates a complete equipment list based on the answers to a few questions.
BEST SHELTER from STANLEY Security, is a lockdown solution, designed specifically for educational K-12, business and health-care environments. The SHELTER fob by BEST allows for quick communication with the SHELTER wireless system to initiate a lockdown and third-party notification of an event. This multi-purpose fob permits a fast and easy lockdown of one door, hallway or entire building. With assistance from an integration resource, the SHELTER network components can be configured to initiate a signal to a pre-installed access control system or alarm systems, allowing immediate communication with first responders. When the lockdown is initiated from the fob, it is communicated to an attached lockset called the BEST SHELTER 9KX Cylindrical Lockset (9KX).
Nortek’s 2GIG® Smoke Detector Sensor is available to dealers and installers looking to provide their customers with a smarter layer of protection for their interconnected smoke detector system via a retrofit solution.
A host of enriched features and functionality in Zetron’s updated computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system may improve the ways public safety agencies are able to collect and use incident information. This can result in faster, more accurate responses to events and improved incident management, says Zetron.
Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software, has a years-long partnership with Bosch Security Systems in both the Camera Partner Program (CaPP) and as a Milestone Solution Partner (MSP).
In recognition of their sales leadership in 2015, Status Solutions has announced that Northeast Protection Partners, Inc. (NEPPS) is its U.S. Valued Business Partner of the Year for 2015, with Unity Connected Solutions named as the 2015 VBP of the Year for Canada.
A B.C. family had a harrowing experience with carbon monoxide poisoning on Jan. 15, and credits their survival to the cries of their fifteen-month-old daughter.
E2S Warning Signals is launching two brand new families of alarm horn sounders and light strobes. The new premium ‘STEx’ stainless steel enclosure explosion proof warning signal range offers outstanding corrosion resistance in aggressive environments combined with outstanding performance.
Qolsys has added the IQ Temp & IQ Siren to its expanding portfolio of connected sensors and smart devices.
Audio specialist manufacturer TOA Corporation announces its new Voice Evacuation System, which complies with both American and Canadian standards UL 2572 and CAN/ULC-S576 listings.
The STI Select-Alert mini controller protects important devices and can also help alert anyone of an urgent situation. It is a multipurpose strobe and alarm, offering a choice of 32 distinct tones.
BluePoint Alert Solutions announces BluePoint Medical, a new pull-station system designed to directly alert medical response teams when people are requiring emergency medical attention. The system works similar to the BluePoint integrated safety system that speeds response times of law enforcement/first responders and notifies building occupants when life-threatening incidents occur. Similar to a standard “fire alarm,” occupants can activate a BluePoint pull station and instantly notify first responders and building occupants of an emergency situation to expedite a rapid response. BluePoint complements physical security systems and addresses the growing need to speed response times when an organization’s most valuable asset – its people – are in harm’s way.
The UL/cUL Listed Horn/Strobe/Speaker Damage Stoppers were specifically designed to protect System Sensor SpectrAlert Advanced series of horn/strobe/speaker notification appliances.
Sur-Gard, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, announces the introduction of SG-System 5, an upgradeable IP-based receiver that supports visual alarm verification solutions.
Leviton has announced the development of new Decora Smart Apple HomeKit-enabled lighting control accessories for use with an iPhone or iPad, including in-wall dimmers and switches.
The newest release of Honeywell’s Total Connect Remote Services Software app includes push notifications for iOS devices, and it also integrates with Apple TV, giving homeowners new ways to keep tabs on their dwellings.
The Vantage RadioLink EasyTouch II keypad from Legrand is a two-button, programmable keypad that provides wireless, full scene control. The keypad is suitable for transition areas such as corridors and hallways in modern luxury homes, hotels and offices.
The ZigBee Alliance and the Fairhair Alliance have signed a liaison agreement to collaborate on driving higher levels of product interoperability and standards unification in smart commercial buildings. The two organizations will explore opportunities to combine their technical specifications and take advantage of the ZigBee Alliance’s extensive testing, certification and branding resources and expertise to simplify the development and deployment of lighting and building automation systems based on a common, IP-based network infrastructure.
The Open Connectivity Foundation, sponsor of the IoTivity open source project, and AllSeen Alliance, which provides the AllJoyn open source IoT framework, will merge under the OCF name and bylaws. This merger will advance interoperability between connected devices from both groups.
The smart home market continues to expand, with 47 million connected smart home devices shipped globally in 2015. The market is projected to broaden at a compound annual growth rate of 60 per cent, reaching 477 million devices in 2020, according to IHS Markit, a global information and analytics firm.
Fibaro SWIPE is a wireless gesture control pad that creates shortcuts for users to control the smart devices in their home with a wave of their hand. With a simple design and advanced technology, SWIPE can act as a picture frame on a tabletop surface or sit behind the wall and give you invisible smart home control.
In an effort to stay abreast of technology for the connected home and its relationship to the integrated security, fire, and life safety market, an association of electronics installers has partnered with SecurityCEU.com to launch an enhanced training program for its members.
DSC has launched a new program geared towards home builders and developers looking to deliver smart home security and technology to homeowners.
The Z-Wave Alliance is now accepting applications for the 2016 Z-Wave Labs competition. This accelerator-style program gives winners with an innovative idea in IoT product or service design access to the large Z-Wave Alliance ecosystem, partners and resources as well as the Z-Wave IoT-ready 500 series development kits.
Vivint Smart Home, a provider of smart home technology and services, will receive a US$100-million equity investment co-led by tech investor Peter Thiel and investment firm Solamere Capital. The strategic investment will help fuel Vivint’s growth and product innovation.
Millions of smart home devices are shipped annually in North America, but the smart home market is highly fragmented and confusing for end-users concerned about brand longevity, customer care and reliability.
Channel Vision, a manufacturer of technology for connected homes, has renovated its 19-inch enclosures to feature larger electrical knockouts than previous models. The modification provides more space for installers to work and facilitates the installation of networking modules. The company has also reinforced its packaging of all enclosure and cover doors to protect products from any damage inflicted while in transit.
Icontrol Networks, which produces an interactive security and home automation platform, announced the integration of Earth Networks’ WeatherBug Home offering into the Icontrol Developer Program.
White Rabbit Electronics is now accepting applications from alarm dealers interested in becoming resellers of the White Rabbit Smart Hub. The company is a new venture from two executives of Bold Technologies – CEO Rod Coles and president Chuck Speck.
The EasyLobby Solo visitor management system for small- to medium-sized organizations functionality based on HID Global’s enterprise-class EasyLobby Secure visitor Management (SVM) solution for larger organizations.
Safran Identity & Security will open an innovation centre in the Silicon Valley at the end of 2016 with a specific focus on digital payment, digital identity and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Idesco Corp. will be a security provider for the 70th Little League World Series, youth baseball and softball competition in the world taking place August 18-28 in Williamsport, PA. Idesco has provided The Little League Baseball with the XXL 2.0 ID card printer for free, to use until the conclusion of the event.
HID Global, a provider of secure identity solutions, has acquired DemoTeller, a leading provider of instant issuance solutions for the financial market. With the acquisition of DemoTeller, HID Global is now able to address the needs of financial institutions and retailers for instant issuance of personalized financial or payment cards, such as a “chip card,” with a fully integrated solution.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is testing a biometric identity solution supplied by Unisys at the Otay Mesa border crossing in San Diego to help identify certain non-U.S. citizens leaving the country.
Morpho (Safran)’s biometrics authentication solution has been certified by the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) Alliance. The company says its “selfie”-based solution provides a viable and highly secure alternative to passwords for authentication.
Checking IDs is an important way for businesses to protect against fraud and comply with the law. But frontline workers at places like restaurants, banks, convenience stores, and mobile phone retailers also perform many other tasks, and may lack the specialized training to confidently check IDs. Businesses need a fast, accurate and easy-to-use way to determine whether IDs are genuine.
HID Global's vanGO is a visual security solution that enables universities, enterprises and government agencies to create and issue personalized, secure IDs with higher levels of protection.
Suprema, Inc. has launched a fingerprint scanner software development kit (SDK) for Android operating system (OS).
S.I.C. Biometrics, a Montreal-based company, announced the launch of the first fingerprint reader running on the Apple mobile devices.
ADT has released the first Sensormatic pinless anti-shoplifting tag. The Sensormatic UltraLite PT can help retailers protect a broad range of items including jeans, leather goods, shoes and handbags that might be more difficult to tag with traditional anti-theft tags, which are pinned to products.
Zebra Technologies Corp. recently launched the Zebra ZXP Series 8, a retransfer printer designed for high-security ID cards, driver’s licences, gift cards and financial cards. According to the vendor, the Zebra ZXP Series 8 produces photo-quality cards, such as smart cards, polycarbonate cards for security applications and biopolymer cards, even on uneven surfaces. The printer is available in single- and dual-sided printing configurations with a full portfolio of magnetic encoding, smart card encoding, single- and dual-sided lamination, and connectivity options. An XML-based software development kit is available to support a broad array of features and technologies, making it easier and faster to integrate the ZXP Series 8 retransfer printer with host of enterprise applications. Standard and optional features of the ZXP Series 8 retransfer printer include: magnetic stripe encoder; combination smart card contact and contactless encoders; contact station; USB or Ethernet connectivity; and security mechanical locks. Planned future options include support for UHF Gen 2 RFID encoder, single- and dual-sided laminator, and 802.11g wireless connectivity.The Zebra ZXP Series 8 retransfer printer will be sold primarily through Zebra’s network of channel partners. Zebrawww.zebracard.com
HID Global has introduced the Fargo HDP5000 card identity system which includes the hardware, software and materials needed to create secure, professional ID cards with superior print quality using retransfer technology. The HDP5000 system joins HID’s suite of Fargo all-in-one systems that also includes the DTC550 and the DTC400 card printing systems.
The self-contained SKE 12 pad series can mount directly to a single gang switchbox.
Extreme CCTV has announced the release of REG-X, a compact license plate capture camera that obtains plate images at close-range, in all lighting conditions.
The TS-x31P NAS series from QNAP Systems includes the TS-131P, TS-231P, and TS-431P. Powered by an AnnapurnaLabs, an Amazon company Alpine AL-212 dual-core 1.7GHz processor, this series provides a secure private cloud NAS solution tailored for home, SOHO and workgroup users.
Power protection designed to protect valuable equipment such as desktop computers, file servers, network devices, security systems, and voice communications equipment is available from the Minuteman Entrepid Series of uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) from Para Systems.
The Thread Group has announced its intention to expand the Thread networking specification beyond the connected home and into the commercial building and professional sectors, to unlock valuable new use cases for its members.
Operating in the 60GHz band, the new EtherHaul-500 V-band radio from Siklu is characterized by licence-free spectrum, minimal reflections and narrow beam-width that enable dense link deployment. This makes solutions operating in 60GHz suitable for upgrading 5GHz networks, where spectrum is increasingly scarce.
The Vidsys Enterprise 2017 converged security and information management (CSIM) software platform includes advanced features and expandable infrastructure purposely built for the Internet of Things (IoT). It can support customers with regional, national, and global foot prints where enhanced enterprise data visualization and business intelligence are critical features for real-time and historic reporting.
Siemens has opened its "cyber security operation center" (CSOC) for the protection of industrial facilities, with locations in Lisbon, Munich and Milford, Ohio. Siemens industrial security specialists based at these sites monitor industrial facilities all around the world for cyber threats, warn companies in the event of security incidents, and coordinate proactive countermeasures.
The FM1300 OTTO radio offering from Fluidmesh Networks is dedicated to point-to-point long distance/high bandwidth transmissions, allowing high data throughput. The FM 1300 OTTO is designed and manufactured for backhauling mission-critical video, voice and data. The FM 1300 OTTO can be used to create point-to-point links with a throughput up to 500 Megabits per second (Mbps) and links over 10 miles. Its metal enclosure shields against co-location interference. Suitable applications include: Long range links exceeding three miles without heavy dish; architecture where multiple radios are co-located (e.g., backhaul of Point-to-Multipoint); and backhaul of large networks at a data transfer rate over 150 megabits per second.
With the addition of NexGen Storage, Pivot3 broadens its product line of solutions for data centre challenges. Pivot3 is an innovator in the development of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI). NexGen Storage provides hybrid storage appliances, dynamic all-flash arrays and Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities.
In recognition of its contributions to solving the compatibility challenges and connectivity issues facing the network surveillance market, the DirectIP surveillance platform from IDIS was awarded highest honors at the first Korea High-Tech Safety Industry Product & Technology Awards.
Legrand has introduced 28 new On-Q A/V cable assembly products, as well as 11 new On-Q Compression F Connector products to its AV accessory product line.
Videogenix has introduced uSwitchPro, an advanced version of its uSwitch 2 channel IP relay, which comes with a new design and adds user customizable GPIO inputs and the ability to activate other uSwitch IP relays locally or remotely on any network.
AMAG Technology announces the expansion of its product line to include Symmetry CONNECT. The enterprise-wide software platform helps large multi-site organizations to operate more efficiently to mitigate risk and reduce operating costs.
Antaira Technologies announces its expansion in the industrial networking infrastructure family with the LMP-1002G-SFP and LMP-1002G-SFP-24 series.
Genetec announces the SV-16v3 network security appliance, the latest addition in the Genetec SV family of network security appliances. It will be powered by an Intel Core i3 processor for greater processing speed. It will also offer connectivity to the Genetec Cloud Archives Service for extended video retention and reduced storage investment.
Geutebruck has added two devices to its G-Scope/8000 Expert Servers: The G-Scope/8000-IP16SAS with its integrated RAID system can accommodate up to 16 hard drives.
Senstar has successfully delivered perimeter electronic security systems (ESS) to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) for its rapidly deployable military camps. The systems were shipped over the past few months and training on the systems will be completed in the first quarter of 2017.
The U.S. presidential debate on Oct. 19 in Las Vegas, NV, was the first such debate monitored not only for ground threats but also aerial threats, by using SpotterRF’s new A2000 CSR created especially for monitoring low-flying UAVs (drones). The U.S. Department of Homeland Security deems presidential debates to be National Special Security Events (NSSE), as they may be a potential target for terrorism or other criminal activity.
A Canadian company that ranks as one of the world’s largest manufacturers of perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS) is celebrating 35 years in business. Headquartered in Ottawa, Senstar was founded as a spin-off from Computing Devices Co. of Canada Ltd. (ComDev), which still exists as part of General Dynamics.
Senstar’s FiberPatrol-PR fence-mounted fibre optic intrusion detection system now detects and locates intrusions over a distance of up to 24 km per processor, a 50 per cent increase from the previous capability of 16 km.
Farpointe Data has announced its new P-900 proximity reader that lets customers access a variety of up to 20-inch (508 mm) read range applications, from the parking lot to an inside door. With the reader, users can deploy Farpointe's Pyramid Series proximity cards and tags as well as support certain legacy HID and/or AWID 125-KHz proximity cards and tags.
Proximex introduces Surveillint Essentials, an entry level physical security information management (PSIM) solution for those seeking the latest technology in an easy-to-use, quick-to-implement format.
Raytec have expanded their flagship range of VARIO illuminators to include a new, all-in-one Infra-Red and White-Light solution - VARIO Hybrid.
Honeywell's 5800C2W Convert to Wireless Module is a device that enables retrofitting existing 12-volt security control panels of virtually any type or brand by converting wired sensors to Honeywell’s 5800 Series wireless technology.
HGH Infrared Systems, a global provider of 360 degree thermal imaging systems, announces the debut of the SPYNEL-X, a very high definition IRST. The SPYNEL-X captures in real time, full panoramic images with a resolution of up to 120 Mpix.
VidSys' version 7.6 of its software platform provides enhanced functionality, increased operating efficiency and an expanded suite of product security tools and features.
Larson Electronics has developed a new Frac Pad LED Lighting Trailer System that contains 6 carts and umbilical cable system for pad areas 300 feet by 500 feet in size. This system includes transport trailer with air compressor and generator, six portable cart LED light towers and the umbilical system that carries air and power to each cart.
Elpas will unveil its new Eiris Go mobile application at ASIS 2013 Security Exhibition, September 24-27, 2013 in Chicago. This mobile app for both Android and Apple smartphones is designed for use with Elpas’ Eiris RTLS Management Software. Eiris Go brings Eiris real-time location alert monitoring and management to first responders, anywhere anytime.
Need to know when motion is detected in a monitored area? STI’s new Wireless Indoor Motion Detector Alert with 4-Channel Voice Receiver (STI-V34700) lets you know when the sensor detects movement.
Linear's Copper Cop is a new copper theft security solution designed to protect commercial HVAC units. Copper Cop includes a unique wire harness and patent-pending spring-loaded clips enclosed in a durable bright yellow casing that provides "Protected by Copper Cop" warning signage to deter would-be thieves. If breached, Copper Cop connects to a local siren while also transmitting an alarm signal to a Linear or other security system which then alerts the proper authorities. Since it is an alarm activation device, licensed security system installers can retrofit existing HVAC units without needing an HVAC installer's or an electrician's licence.www.linearcorp.com
The Alarm.com Image Sensor is a small, wireless home security motion sensor that includes a built-in still camera that enables consumers to view activity "snapshots" from their property via their smart phone or other device, while also providing traditional motion sensing capabilities required of a security system. The Image Sensor includes advanced motion detector with pet immunity; on-board camera for motion-activated image capture; night vision LED flash captures images in the dark; completely wireless - battery operated and no wires to run; and includes text and email motion alerts with image attached.alarm.com
E2S has introduced beacons with output enhancing field-replaceable colour lenses and LED light sources. These latest features, previously introduced with the GRP GNEx and stainless steel STEx families, have now been applied to the LM6 alloy BEx family.
Napco Security Technologies says it has just super-sized their StarLink tradeup incentive with the new “Free For All” program, which will reduce equipment costs on installations.
The StarLink Series Cellular and IP alarm communications solutions line from Napco Security Technologies now includes original StarLink Intrusion Radios, StarLink Fire Dual Path cellular and/or IP models, Mercantile (Metal) Models, and StarLink Connect Communicators.
The EV-700 Digital Announcer from TOA Canada can be operated in conjunction with a variety of external devices. When incorporated into an existing TOA PA system, it provides benefits including, manual or automatic distribution of timed and repeated announcements, background music, along with other audio programs. Users can easily create or update sound source files and programs directly or remotely via a network. Should an emergency arise, prerecorded emergency messages are ready for priority broadcast. This product features 35 preinstalled sound source files, with a storage capacity of 32,768 sound source files and 26 audio programs. Dedicated software enables the user in any networked location to create, edit, store and activate broadcast programs from a PC. Programs can be synchronized so that they are broadcast simultaneously across the network. A R.E.M. (Recording Endless Message) function enables repeated playback of emergency announcements to ensure occupants are quickly notified or evacuated when an emergency arises.
AXIS C3003-E Network Horn Speaker is an easy-to-install outdoor loudspeaker that provides clear, remote audio. Integration into a video surveillance or an IP telephony system allows operators to deter unwanted activity anytime, from anywhere with live and pre-recorded audio.
The SRMW-24R Sunlight Readable HD LCD monitors are designed to operate in direct bright sunlight, or in other high ambient-light conditions.
When choosing speakers to project public address system broadcasts, two qualities are of paramount importance: sound clarity and durability. AmpliVox Sound Systems meets the highest standards of each with its indoor/outdoor PA speaker products, the S1270 Paging Power Horn and the S1271 Line Transformer PA Speaker.
Aiphone Corporation, award winning manufacturer of intercom and entry security products, announces the release of their latest innovation, the JP Series Touchscreen Video Intercom.
Fluidmesh Networks introduces its 5.1-5.8 GHZ POINT-TO-POINT KIT. Complete with two radios, two mounting brackets and two Power over Ethernet (PoE) injectors, the Fluidmesh PONTE-50 is designed to quickly and cost-effectively create simple wireless links.
Honeywell has announced that Honeywell Total Connect 2.0 now supports four languages, including French Canadian, Latin American Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese, in addition to English.
The Wireless Universal Alert with Single Channel Slave Receiver (STI-34409) is designed to work in conjunction with a control panel. If a monitored site is tripped, the transmitter sends a wireless signal to the control panel, efficiently alerting of use.
The STI Stopper Station button with shield (SS-21A4X) has a local alarm that sounds when cover is lifted, drawing immediate attention to the area.
Fluidmesh Networks announces the release of its FM4200 MOBI. Designed specifically for mobility projects, the FM4200 MOBI radio is based on Fluidity, a Fluidmesh technology that offers broadband connectivity and enables data/video streaming in mobile environments, such as in trains, buses, ferries and cars, even at high speed.
Leviton has announced the release of the 20A30-1 Omni Notifier, adding immediate e-mail notification to your smartphone or tablet.
TOA Canada Corporation, manufacturer of commercial audio and intercom products, announces the launch of the SR-MF1 Mechanically Steerable Line Array.
Platinum Tools announces that the EZ-DataLock Locking Strain Reliefs are now part of the Platinum Tools’ line of EZ-RJ45 network solutions.
Platinum Tools announces that it will launch a new Tone and Probe Set during 2015 ISC West, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 15-17 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, booth #5036.
Platinum Tools will debut the Net Prowler Pro Test Kit during 2015 ISC West, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 15-17 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, booth #5036.
Video Mount Products announces that its PDS-LCM2B dual large flat panel ceiling mount adapter now accepts flat panels up to 80 inches.
Ideal for the security and electrical industries, the new Intelligent Battery Tester range from ACT Meters Ltd offers a practical and accurate solution to testing lead acid batteries commonly used in back up systems.
Platinum Tools announces the launch of the PRO 6-in-1 Screwdriver (p/n 19002C & 19003C).
Platinum Tools announces the launch of the 9-Inch Ergo Crimp Tool (p/n 16500).
Platinum Tools' new 10Gig Termination Kit (P/N 90170) exceeds the 10Gig performance standard requirements for streaming high bandwidth across Cat6E, Cat6A, and Cat7 cable.
Platinum Tools introduces the EZ-RJPRO Termination Pod, a complete turnkey field kit (P/N 90173).
Platinum Tools announces the launch of the 22-in-1 Security Screwdriver Kit (p/n 19105). It is designed specifically for security professionals. The set provides optimal versatility for both security and traditional applications.
VIVOTEK announces the launch of the Design Tool app for iOS and Android platforms. The app enables VIVOTEK’s global customers to directly acquire precise and detailed product information based on their specific installation and project design requirements from their mobile devices anytime, anywhere.
Axis Communications, has introduced Axis Camera Families, a collection of 3D surveillance camera models to be used with Autodesk Revit software.
Honeywell has released the 7845i-GSM, which allows communication via the GSM (Global System for Mobile) network combined with the Internet. It communicates using GPRS, but automatically switches to SMS if GPRS is unavailable, and offers data reporting, uploading and downloading to most Honeywell control panels. Features include tamper protection, a built-in power supply, six input zones which can be configured for +V, -V, or EOLR triggering, web-based programming, 256-bit AES encryption, and remote services capability.
AlarmNet 360 and Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services webinarThu Feb 23, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 02:30pm
Security Career ExpoWed Mar 08, 2017 @ 8:30am - 02:45pm
AlarmNet 360 and Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services webinarThu Mar 09, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 02:30pm
ADI ExpoTue Mar 14, 2017
AlarmNet 360 and Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services webinarThu Mar 23, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 02:30pm
AlarmNet 360 and Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services webinarThu Apr 06, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 02:30pm