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American Dynamics VideoEdge VMS And Illustra IP Cameras Unify Surveillance Control At St. Joseph’s Health Care London

St. Joseph’s has grown and security has become bigger and more important within the organization St. Joseph’s Health Care London (St. Joseph’s) has a history dating back to 1869. The Catholic health care organization is governed by St. Joseph’s Health Care Society of the Roman Catholic Diocese of London, and its services are publicly funded. Today, the hospital system--which consists of four major sites and more than 3 million square feet of space--...

Exacq VMS And Kantech Access Control System Integration Offers Seamless Entry Management And Monitoring

Exacq Technologies, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, introduces a native integration with Kantech EntraPass access control system for immediate response to events. exacqVision version 7.2 video management system (VMS) software also includes setup indicators, a new list search mode, push notifications in Exacq mobile and alert configuration in Enterprise System Manager (ESM), a health monitoring program for use with exacqVision Enterprise network video recorders (NVRs). The I...

Tyco Video Surveillance, Intrusion And Access Control Integrations And Solutions For ASIS 2015

Tyco integrations provide intuitive solutions for business intelligence and operational benefits Tyco Security Products, part of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, is returning to the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, Sept 28-Oct 1, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif., at booth 1701 to introduce some exciting new integrations and solutions. “Our growing portfolio of solutions offers extensive integrations within our core p...

Casino Market Conversion From Analogue To IP Eased By Hybrid Surveillance Systems

IP video recording systems offer high-resimaging, speed & analytics to its end users  Familiarity With Analog Systems Familiarity is one factor in the slow conversion of casino customers to IP technologies. Many end users and integrators are comfortable with and have long-term experience with the more simplistic analog systems. However, as IP systems continue to become easier to install and maintain with more plug-and-play technology, this dynamic should ch...

PSIA To Host Physical Logical Access Interoperability Session At ASIS 2015

The PLAI session at ASIS 2015 will outline how optimum identity integration can be achieved There is finally a bridge between the physical access and logical identity management systems in an enterprise environment-PLAI. Through the use of the Physical Logical Access Interoperability (PLAI) Specification, PSIA member companies have demonstrated how enterprise customers can use a common identity source, reducing costs and enhancing the functionality of their business. The PSIA...

How To Harness Casino Surveillance For Better Customer Service And Profitability

With the power of new technology and analytics, security systems could be used in other ways as well Security and surveillance systems are valuable beyond strictly providing compliance in the casino market. Even beyond ensuring physical security on premises outside the casino floor, systems are providing additional benefits including customer service, marketing and profitability, says Maureen Bruen, vertical market specialist – gaming, Honeywell Security Products Ame...

Behavior Monitoring And The Role Of Video Analytics In Understanding Casino Behavior

In casino surveillance, there must be an understanding of the behavior of thieves and cheats. In particular, casinos must understand how the behavior of a casino adversary differs from that of a legitimate guest. The end result of the understanding is that only threatening or fraudulent behavior is challenged, leaving other guests free to simply enjoy their visits to the casino. Responding to behavior anomalies requires understanding that comes from analytics capabilities eme...

American Dynamics IP Surveillance Retail Security Solution At Century 21 Stores, USA

Illustra IP PTZ  cameras allow Century 21’s surveillance staff to monitor activity in stores Introduction Century 21 opened its first store in downtown Manhattan in 1961 and now operates eight stores across the New York/New Jersey area. The stores are focused on high-fashion, low-price apparel for women, men and children, along with cosmetics, handbags, shoes, lingerie, housewares, luggage and more. Merchandise can range from less than $10 to more than $7,000. The...

American Dynamics’ Illustra Cameras And Recording Solution Secures Kentucky Underground Storage Inc.

Illustra 610 mini-domes with wide angle and varifocal lens were installed to provide protection for interior and exterior of facilities Kentucky Underground Storage, Inc. needed to upgrade its surveillance system with American Dynamics’ Illustra cameras and recording solution for increased security and clearer images. Customer - Kentucky Underground Storage, Inc. (KUSI) Kentucky Underground Storage, Inc. (KUSI) is a family-owned business located just 20 miles south of...

Casino IP Video Surveillance Migration Boosts As Economy Improves

Many casino system designs include the integration and installation of access control, point-of-sale (POS), building control and alarm systems Video surveillance systems are extensively used in the casino market, but ironically casinos are more often than not behind the curve when it comes to installing newer security systems. Video technology adoption in the casino market has recently slowed down because of the economy. Analog To IP Migration The economic downturn slowed th...

Software House C•CURE 9000 Integrates With CoprometroUSA's Facial Recognition Reader

Software House, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, announces the integration of the Stone Lock Pro Biometric Facial Recognition reader from CoprometroUSA® with the C•CURE 9000 security and event management solution (v 2.20 and higher). Enhancing Critical Security Situations Stone Lock Pro is an extremely fast and accurate infrared biometric facial recognition device, designed for access control...

IFSEC 2015 Review - Best Of The Global Security Market

As my trip to London for IFSEC International ends, I can look back on three days jam-packed with new approaches, new technologies, and the best the global security market has to offer. I met people from all over the world who share an interest in physical security technology -- and how it can be used to make the world a safer place. I heard several exhibitors mention that business was slow in Europe in the early part of 2015. However, the show highlighted that R&D investment has continued t...