NIST Releases Version 1.0 of Privacy Framework

Today’s data-driven society has a tricky balancing act to perform – building innovative products and services that use personal data while still protecting people’s privacy. To help organizations keep this balance, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is offering a new tool for managing privacy risk. The agency has just released Version 1.0 of the NIST Privacy Framework – a tool for improving privacy through enterprise risk management. Developed from a draft version in collaboration with a range of stakeholders, the framework provides a useful set of privacy…

Read More

Hikvision Wins Twin Accolades

Prestigious Innovative Achievement Award at the 2019 Detektor International Awards Hikvision has been awarded the Innovative Achievement Award for its thermal and optical network Turret camera at the 2019 Detektor International Awards in Sweden. The award was given in the category of Alarm and Detection. About the Hikvision camera, the jury said, “Through a combination of smart analytics, and thermal and optical technologies, Hikvision succeeds in offering an impressive solution for early detection and optimum performance.”   Marcel Wiechmann, Thermal Products Manager at Hikvision Europe was present at the ceremony…

Read More

Socionext Collaborates with Foxconn and Network Optix

New, compact, powerful edge computing platforms for ‘smart’ applications Socionext Inc., a world leading system-on-chip (SoC) solutions provider, has introduced new, intelligent, scalable edge-AI solutions developed in partnership with Foxconn Technology Group and Network Optix Inc. The newly launched solutions are powered by a scalable, 24-core Arm Cortex-A53 SoC offering exceptional CPU performance, which provides excellent processing speed and power-savings. The new system is designed to support the most demanding edge computing, smart energy, Internet of Things (IoT), and real-time data processing applications. Socionext and Foxconn have collaborated on the…

Read More

MOBOTIX Receives ‘Secure by Default’ Certification

MOBOTIX has been awarded ‘Secure by Default’ certification in the UK. The certification for the new MOBOTIX 7 platform includes the new IP video system M73, launched at the MOBOTIX Global Partner Conference in October 2019, as well as the Mx6 product line. This highlights MOBOTIX’ ongoing focus on cyber security and privacy protection. MOBOTIX has been approved based on the 12 guiding principles of the surveillance camera commissioner. The company is now globally enabled to use the official ‘Secure by Default’ logo. Proactive approach to cyber security Self-certification allows…

Read More

First EZVIZ C3W

Bringing 24×7 Colour Images EZVIZ, a global smart home security brand has introduced the first EZVIZ C3W colour night vision Wi-Fi camera featuring colour night vision. This innovative security camera makes it dramatically easier and smarter for users to protect their home and business anytime, anywhere. This camera enables to see colour images in the dark making them look more real and clear – a new breakthrough technology in EZVIZ’s product line. This is the latest offering from EZVIZ smart home product portfolio. The innovative products and services from EZVIZ…

Read More

LEGIC Orbit

Correct configuration of readers in the field forms the basis of secure ID solutions. In the latest version of LEGIC Orbit, the option to restrict configuration data to specific reader ICs is a very powerful new feature. LEGIC Orbit offers the possibility to transmit cryptographic keys and other configuration data from the management system securely to readers in the field. This works via so-called versatile configuration packages (VCP), which are generated in a hardware security module (HSM) and distributed to readers in the field via smartphones or management system. With…

Read More

FLIR Quasar 4K IR PTZ Camera

The FLIR Quasar™ 4K IRPTZ camera provides long-range surveillance and IR illumination, delivering evidentiary 4K resolution and superior performance in low-light scenarios for safe city, critical infrastructure and outdoor sites. The camera’s low predictable bit rate, improved wide dynamic range, and enhanced image stabilization features enable crisp video quality for optimal detection. The Quasar 4K IR PTZ also offers ONVIF support, extended PTZ control functions, hardened cybersecurity protocols, a simplified web interface, and integration with FLIR United VMS for a total solution. The FLIR Quasar™ 4K IR PTZ camera delivers…

Read More

MATRIX – 5 MP IP Camera Industry Grade HighResolution IP Camera

Matrix offers the best-in-class 5 MP IP security cameras, powered by Sony STARVIS sensor with Exmor technology to deliver exceptional performance under low light. Available in dome and bullet variants, Matrix 5MP IP cameras are best suited for enterprises and are ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications. Features Powered by Sony STARVIS sensor with Exmor technology – Delivers exceptional low light performance. Comes with True WDR – Delivers consistent image quality in poor light conditions. Offers latest H.265 compression technology – Reduces storage costs. Adaptive streaming – Reduces frame…

Read More

NEC to Provide Facial Recognition Technology for Mitsui Fudosan Hotels

NEC Corporation is to provide a ‘Smart Hospitality Service’ utilizing facial recognition technology for ‘Sequence,’ a newly developed hotel brand by Mitsui Fudosan and Mitsui Fudosan Hotel Management. NEC’s ‘smart hospitality service’ helps ensure safe, secure, and efficient stays by utilizing facial recognition technology for a wide range of services including check-in, entering rooms and entertainment facilities, and making cashless payments. Each of these services helps improve the convenience of hotels, to relieve stress, and to promote a more comfortable experience and stay. The service links pre-registered facial information with…

Read More

Rekor’s Vehicle Recognition Solutions

Tennessee police department to utilize Rekor’s ‘plug-and-play’ vehicle recognition system and powerful Watchman software for license plate reads with up to 99% accuracy Rekor Systems, Inc., focused on bringing smarter, faster, cost-competitive solutions to the worlds of public safety and customer experience, has been selected by the City of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee (the City) and the Mt. Juliet Police Department (MJPD) to provide robust vehicle recognition solutions. The City and MJPD selected Rekor to roll out the community’s automated license plate recognition (ALPR) program which the department is terming, ‘Guardian…

Read More