Enterprise-Class Visual Communications Platform

Barco is releasing a new version of its X2O visual communications platform, and a new mobile app extending the reach of an organization’s visual communications network beyond the desktop to every user’s mobile device of choice Enhanced insight and oversight The latest version of the X2O visual communications platform will seamlessly integrate with Active Directory, enabling owners to efficiently manage all authentication and authorization elements. Internal communications managers will also enjoy improved viewing analytics, gaining valuable insight into how often messages are viewed by both X2O Desktop and Mobile Apps.…

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Hanwha Coldstore Trinity™ Update

A significant number of orders received over recent months has given a strong indication that consultants, system integrators and end-users are increasingly recognising the value of COLDSTORE TRINITY™, a low power, direct-to-storage solution which eliminates the need for NVRs, and is able to offer over 100TB video storage and more than 30 days of continual recording. Interest in COLDSTORE TRINITY™ is predicted to increase even further following the news that it is now fully supported by Smart Security Manager (SSM), Hanwha Techwin’s one-stop video management solution. COLDSTORE TRINITY™ has been…

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Optex New Active Infrared Beam Series

OPTEX has extended its range of SmartLine active infrared beams with the SL-TNR series wireless and hybrid, entry-level outdoor active beam for simple point-to-point applications. The SL-TNR series includes two models: a 30-meter SL-100TNR, and 60m SL-200TNR outdoor battery-powered active beam that is ideally suited to protect small perimeters, open areas and driveways. The sensor has been designed to work with both D-sized lithium batteries as well as the universal CR123 batteries, when using optional battery-holders (CRH-5), which are all included in the SL-TNR-CH package. Four D-sized batteries fitted within…

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OnSSI New Ocularis v5.4 Sets High Standards

Features H.265 Compression, M2O™ (Mobile-to-Ocularis), and Ocularis 5 Web Toast Notifications Enhance Performance OnSSI announces the release of Ocularis version 5.4, the latest version to the company’s industry leading video management software (VMS) solution. This newest release further expands Ocularis’ ability to provide end users with a comprehensive yet easy-to-use video management platform that accommodates the latest industry trends and expands on-the-go coverage. New to Ocularis 5.4 is support for H.265 compression for exceptional image quality with less data, and a reduction of video bandwidth usage and storage requirements. Additional…

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Mobotix The Mx6 Camera Line is Complete

Indoor models with more performance now also available Higher performance and greater flexibility for indoors MOBOTIX has introduced the new indoor models c26, i26, p26 and v26, thereby completing the successful Mx6 6MP camera line. The new, higher performing processor delivers up to twice as many images per second as before – at the same resolution. The video data is simultaneously offered in three formats – MxPEG, MJPEG and H.264 – as well as in a range of different resolutions. RTSP/ multicast makes the Mx6 cameras more flexible. All of…

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STMicroelectronics Highly Secure Encryption-Technology Platform for Device Security

STMicroelectronics and ClevX, an intellectual-property innovator and technology developer for portable storage and mobile device manufacturers, have announced the availability of a FIPS 140-2 Level 3 compliant Encryption Technology Platform reference design for security applications using commercial/ industrial-, rather than military-grade chips. The STM32 microcontroller-based platform will aid designers and manufacturers to design and build highly secure FIPS-compliant solutions suited for applications that require certified cryptographic functions. These application domains include consumer, corporate, and industrial applications in healthcare, home automation and security, secure-access control systems, and portable data storage. “Using…

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Zipstream to Embrace 360° Cameras & 4K Resolution

Axis announces enhancements to its Zipstream compression technology to support the increased data streaming and storage demands of 360-degree panoramic cameras and 4K resolution. Zipstream ensures that important forensic details of video footage are maintained, while minimizing bandwidth and storage requirements by an average of 50% or more. Axis also announces two new domes that include the enhanced Zipstream, offering 360-degree, high-resolution coverage, cost-effectively Customer demands for video surveillance can appear contradictory – an increasing desire for improved quality, resolution, and coverage, with a simultaneous need to control costs in…

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Next Generation Life Safety Offerings Xtralis Vesda-E Vep Aspirating Smoke Detector

Honeywell has recently announced the next generation of Xtralis VESDA® aspirating smoke detectors that re-define the ASD technology and will set a new benchmark in the industry for reliable very early warning smoke detection. Honeywell’s Xtralis VESDA-E VEP offers improved detection performance – 1.5 times greater sensitivity than VESDA VLP, up to 6 times better dust rejection to minimize nuisance alarms – saving building owners significant potential costs from fire department calls. The technology offers higher detection stability over a wider range of environments and improved consistency through its Flair…

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New PT-Series NVRs With Hot-swappable Storage

Wavestore’s PT-Series NVRs are designed to offer a robust and reliable recording, management and control solution for a host of security and video surveillance projects. With the ability to connect up to 48 network cameras per standalone unit, they can also be configured into server groups to satisfy large and distributed video surveillance installations, all accessible to an operator via Wavestore’s easy to use WaveView client software. “The PT-series enables WaveView to be accessed locally for day-to-day operation simply by plugging a monitor, keyboard and mouse directly into the unit,…

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Thermal Camera for Commercial Market

Thermal cameras are endowed with unique features such as night surveillance, remote surveillance and temperature detection that other cameras generally do not 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, and this is how thermal imaging technology has entered into industrial market Dahua technology has recently launched an entry-level thermal mini-hybrid bullet camera DH-TPC-BF2120. Featuring…

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