Surveillance & Security News for August 2016

Video Surveillance As Evidence: Does Human Bias Undermine Reliability?

The power of video as evidence in a court of law is often seen as a function of specific variables: How clear is the video? What exactly does it show? Can it be authenticated? Possibly lost in the discussion is the fact that the value of video as evidence is decided almost completely by people, specifically by a small group of people; that is, the jury. Is there a gap between what the video “shows” and what people “see?” Are there psychological or even physiological vari...

Surveon Enterprise Surveillance Solutions For Commercial Buildings

Surveon’s 3 megapixel cameras provide 1.5-time larger monitoring range at 30 FPS, offering a cost-effective option for monitoring wide areas As people come in or go through the buildings every day, security has become one of the priorities to be focused on for the operation of commercial buildings. IP surveillance solutions are particularly essential for those commercial applications generally used in a wider and more open areas it requires system scalability. Surveon pr...

Trigion Security Services Hosts First Heritage Security Forum To Help Defend England’s Castles

The two-day Heritage Security event included Argus+ anti-terrorism training for the attendees With the summer holidays now well underway, various attractions across the country are enjoying higher numbers of visitors; bringing in important revenue, but also increasing security risks. Trigion Security Services recently hosted the first Heritage Security Forum designed to help owners and managers keep England’s historic buildings safe from modern security threats. Heritag...

Promise Named Best Storage Solution Partner For Asia By Milestone Systems

Promise’s Vess NVR and external storage solutions are certified by Milestone for interoperability with XProtect VMS At the Milestone Partner Open Platform (MPOP) Asia event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Promise Technology was named the ‘Best Storage Solution Partner’ for Asia by Milestone Systems, the world-leading provider of open platform IP video management software (VMS). Close cooperation and integration with partners throughout the surveillance ecosystem i...

Xvision Hires Chris Valentino As Head Of Business Development To Expand Project Division

Valentino will be expanding Xvision’s reach as the company continues to serve value-added distributors and installers working on major projects Chris Valentino has joined Xvision as Head of Business Development. A Y3K company, Xvision designs CCTV, networking, access control and door entry products from its Surrey headquarters. Valentino will be expanding Xvision’s reach as the company continues to serve value-added distributors and installers working on major pro...

Healthcare Facilities’ Diverse Security Requirements Provide Opportunities For Systems Integrators

Part 7 of our healthcare series Integrators can sell a breadth of possible equipment into the healthcare market One appeal of the healthcare market for North Carolina Sound, an integrator covering central North Carolina, is the breadth of possible equipment they can sell into the healthcare market, including access control and video, of course, but also other technologies, such as audio-video systems in a dining room. North Carolina Sound has also installed sound mask...

Mike Voslow Appointed CFO Of Cloud-Based Physical Access Control Provider Brivo

Mike Voslow joins Brivo with over 30 years of experience in both public and private finance and accounting Brivo, the provider of cloud-based physical access control and video systems, has announced the appointment of Mike Voslow as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective July 5, 2016.  Mike joins Brivo with over 30 years of experience in both public and private finance and accounting. Financial Leadership “I am excited to welcome Mike to Brivo. He is joining...

Matrix COSEC DOOR FMX Door Controller With Multispectral Sensor Technology

COSEC DOOR FMX is useful for R&D Centers where high-end security is involved Matrix COSEC DOOR FMX is a premium door controller with multispectral sensor technology. The sensor reads surface as well as subsurface of the finger. This makes the device suitable for adverse conditions, where a user might have dry, wet, oily, elderly hands. The sensor detects only live fingerprints, making it more secure for the organization. COSEC DOOR FMX is useful for R&D Centers where h...

IDIS Platinum Sponsor Of Smarter Dubai Forum For Safety And Security

The event forms part of the strategy to transform Dubai into a leading city in safety and security IDIS has announced that it will be a platinum sponsor of this year’s Smarter Dubai Forum for Safety and Security taking place at the Sofitel Downtown Dubai hotel on 20th September 2016.    Following the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Ben Rashid Al-Maktoom, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, the event form...

How To Choose Between An NVR And VMS Running On An Off-The-Shelf Server

Software drives video solutions in the IP environment, but often that software is a pre-installed component of a purpose-built network video recorder (NVR). In other cases, software solutions are sold separately and then installed (usually by the integrator) on a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) server. But how can an integrator or end user decide which approach is best for them? We asked this week’s Expert Panel Roundtable: What are the advantages and disadvantages of using a pre-configure...

IACSP ASEAN Security Symposium And Awards To Highlight Counter-terrorism Trends In Southeast Asia

IACSP ASEAN Security Symposium and Awards is timely as DAESH and other groups threaten the security of the region Understanding the great threat towards security in the South East Asia region, International Association for Counter­terrorism and Security Professionals (IACSP) together with Fleming is organizing the IACSP Asean Security Symposium & Awards from September 6th ­7th 2016 in Kuala Lumpur. DAESH Threat The IACSP ASEAN Security Symposium and Awards is tim...

Eyevis Slim Cube Technology Helps Prevent Traffic Congestion At Hindhead Tunnel, UK

The EC-50-LHD-SLIM LED illuminated cubes used in the project is the slimmest cube in the world at only 422mm deep Slim Cube Technology from eyevis UK is helping to improve security and combat traffic congestion through the longest non-estuarial road tunnel in Britain. Worldwide audio-visual company Electrosonic chose eyevis displays for a new video wall installation in the Highways Agency control center at Hindhead Tunnel after detailed technical evaluations. eyevis DLP 50-...

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