New Revolution of IR Technology

Naturally, light is fundamental in determining video surveillance image quality. Featuring a unique optical design, robust light level calculation, and proprietary image processing, the new IR technology enhances image quality and light performance in security applications and provides clear and uniform night-time images even under severe lighting conditions. There are two fundamental techniques included in this new IR revolution – Vari-angle IR (VAIR) and Adaptive IR (ADIR). What’s new? Vari-angle IR (VAIR): Designed for vari-focal IP cameras When natural or artificial light is not available, IR illuminators are often used…

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Major Considerations in Planning a Security System

As technology has been evolving very fast from year to year, it becomes a challenging task to determine parameters to build a secure, robust and almost fool proof system that will fulfill all basic security requirements. In practice, these parameters vary for each new system, and therefore the same cannot be applied across the board for all systems. Let’s assume a CCTV system as an example – for a robust CCTV system that can meet the security requirements of any new and/ or a green field project comprehensively; the following…

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PSARA 2005 : Critical Review and Analysis

Economists often talk about the institutional constraints which hinder the growth and development of a country, and one important example of such a constraint is the legal system in India. In 1998, a commission for the review of administrative laws in India was set up to examine all the central acts, and sets of rules, regulations and administrative instructions issued under different central acts. It was reported that there were 2500 central laws in force besides a large number of overlapping rules, regulations and instructions, and some of them could…

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Allegion & Identiv Announced Integration of Schlage® LE, NDE, AD-400 Wireless Locks

Allegion, a leading provider of security products and solutions, announced Identiv’s Hirsch Velocity Software and Mx controller now integrate with Schlage® wireless electronic locks for a highly scalable access control offering. The integration supports Schlage LE™ wireless mortise locks, Schlage NDE™; wireless cylindrical locks and AD-400™ wireless locks. “Allegion continuously looks for ways to improve security, efficiency and convenience for end users and integrators, which is why we’re excited to work with Identiv,” said Robert Lydic, Vice President of PACS/ OEM business at Allegion, “Schlage wireless locks are ideal for…

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