ASIS International 2014 News

Using Body-worn Cameras In "Prosumer" Applications

The incident in Ferguson, Mo. has highlighted the value of body-worn cameras for police officers. However, the largest manufacturer of body-worn cameras is also actively promoting their use by others outside law enforcement, including security officers, human resource (HR) professionals and even CEOs. Body-worn camera manufacturer VIEVU, Seattle, Wash., sees a growing market among “prosumers” (i.e., professional consumers). A “prosumer” might be anyone who needs to docum...

Demands For Covert Video Surveillance In The Home Increase

Demand for covert cameras in the home has doubled in the last two years, according to one camera supplier. These additional “hidden” cameras are also increasingly being networked into home security systems, and installation of the newest covert IP cameras is do-it-yourself easy. Covert cameras appeal to consumers who don’t want the industrial look of video cameras disrupting their décor. They are also the latest variation on “nanny-cams” that keep watch...

SALTO Systems USA Demonstrates NFC Solutions At ASIS International 2014

SALTO Systems USA also displayed the SALTO XS4 electronic locker lock at the event Held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta GA, Sept 29 - Oct 2, SALTO Systems USA demonstrated its class leading NFC (Near Field Communications) solutions, its RFID wireless products for Residential, Healthcare and Education applications, SALLIS wireless technology for integrations and Clay™ SALTO’s new secure cloud based access control system that is revolutionary in design,...

An ASIS Exhibitor Notices How Trade Show Attendees Are Changing

Are attendees at the ASIS trade show becoming more business-savvy? Have they mastered the technology basics and moved on to more complex issues of how various products can be used to help their businesses? One exhibitor at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta says they have, and the change is impacting how the company displays its products. “Boon Edam has been exhibiting at ASIS for 15 years, and we have observed a new trend in how our customers approach us today versus just a few years ago,” says...

What's Next For Vicon? We Asked The New CEO

The merger of Vicon and IQinVision has been one of the more interesting business developments in the security and video surveillance markets in 2014. Wondering how the merger is working out, I spoke with Eric Fullerton, CEO, Vicon Industries Inc., at the ASIS 2014 show in Atlanta. Here are some of his comments: SS.com: What drew you to Vicon; what opportunity do you see here? Fullerton: The merger of Vicon and IQinVision was announced at the end of Q1, and I thought: What is that? My first rea...

STANLEY Security Announces TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program For Higher Education Market

STANLEY Security's Grant Program will provide the opportunity to enhance safety and security across the country STANLEY Security, a leading global manufacturer and integrator of comprehensive security solutions for a wide range of industries, announces this year’s TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program, now open to the higher education market. In its second year, the STANLEY Security TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program will provide the opportunity to enhance safe...

AlliedBarton Security Services Announces The Completion Of Its Two Million AlliedBarton|EDGE Training Courses

The AlliedBarton|EDGE eLearning courses have been completed by AlliedBarton employees at all levels AlliedBarton Security Services, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, announces the completion of two million AlliedBarton|EDGE® training courses since 2009. The AlliedBarton|EDGE eLearning courses have been completed by AlliedBarton employees at all levels and help to develop skills useful in their everyday work environments. This milestone w...

Axis Communications Features Its Latest Products And Held Key Sessions Throughout ASIS International 2014

The Axis Partner Pavilion featured 20 partners, showcasing latest in analytics, access control integration and video management Axis Communications, the global leader in network video surveillance, featured a range of new products and spoke in key educational sessions throughout ASIS International (booth #1023) in Atlanta from Sept. 29 to Oct. 1. This year’s theme invites attendees to discover the Power of 4 with Axis: “4” hardware offerings, new “4K&rd...

Axis Communications Unveils A4011-E Reader At ASIS International 2014

The reader has an ergonomic design with an illuminated keypad and clearly identifiable symbols Axis Communications, the global leader in network video surveillance, recently introduced the AXIS A4011-E Reader. The reader has an ergonomic design with an illuminated keypad and clearly identifiable symbols. It supports touch-free entry with most entry card formats and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor installation. AXIS A4011-E was featured in the Axis booth (#1023) at ASIS...

Frontier Security Appoints Norman Gilster As New Western Region Channel Manager, North America

Gilster brings a unique perspective on specifying comprehensive solutions with a specific focus on the unique needs of customers Frontier Security, a developer of integrated enterprise security management solutions for more than 35 years, announced recently the appointment of Norman Gilster as the company’s new Western Region Channel Manager, North America. Along with experience as a manufacturer and integrator, Gilster brings to Frontier a unique perspective on specify...

S2 Security Displays Its S2 Mobile Security Officer Tablet App At ASIS 2014

S2 Mobile Security Officer is designed for speed of information sharing, and real time response to situations in the field S2 Security, the leader in IP-based integrated physical security systems, recently announced the introduction of S2 Mobile Security Officer™, a revolutionary tablet app that makes security departments more effective. With S2 Mobile Security Officer, security management and staff can now operate their S2 access control and video management systems fro...

CEM Systems emerald Touch Screen Terminal Awarded 2014 Security’s Best Award At ASIS Accolades

emerald is a Touch screen Reader,Door Controller, VOIP Intercom andSystem Terminal all in a single box CEM Systems, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, is pleased to announce that the emerald multifunctional touch screen terminal has been awarded 2014 Security's Best Award in the ASIS Accolades Awards. ASIS Accolades is an awards competition that recognizes the security industry’s most innovative new products, services, and/or so...

Innovations At ASIS 2014 Leverage Camera Intelligence At The Edge

Video cameras were big news at the ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits in Atlanta, but the eagerly anticipated new 4K Ultra-HD cameras took a back seat to other camera innovations, including a rash of new panoramic view cameras in various flavors and types (including faster frame rates) and a renewed emphasis on cameras as intelligent system components. Samsung announced its new Open Platform program that leverages the added computing capacity of Samsung’s WiseNetIII computer chip ins...

STANLEY Security Division Sargent And Greenleaf Introduces 2890B Pedestrian Door Lock At ASIS 2014

Sargent and Greenleaf 2890B PDL is designed to meet U.S. Federal specification FF-L-2890B Sargent and Greenleaf, Inc. (S&G), a division of STANLEY Security, introduces the S&G® Model 2890B Pedestrian Door Lock (PDL) – the first of its kind in the security industry designed to meet U.S. Federal specification FF-L-2890B, September 29-October 1 at the ASIS International 60th Annual Seminary & Exhibits at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. The...

AMAG Technology Announces Release Of Symmetry V8 Access Control Software At ASIS International 2014

The Symmetry V8 software supports the new Symmetry EN-2DBC NetworkAccess Controller AMAG Technology, a market leader in integrated access control, IP video and intrusion, recently at ASIS International announces the release of its Symmetry V8 access control software. Symmetry™ V8 software answers the customer’s need for a complete end to end security management solution. The unified security solution offers integrators and end users a solution to manage all their s...

DVTEL, Inc. Showcases Ioimage HD CF-5222 And CF-5212 Cameras At ASIS International 2014

The ioimage HD camera offers high-sensitivity 2.1MP HD 1080p or 1.3MP HD 720p resolution with true WDR DVTEL, Inc., the video surveillance solutions provider, announced recently the release of its new ioimage HD CF-5222 (2.1MP HD 1080p) and CF-5212 (1.3MP HD 720p) cameras, which bring military-grade video analytics and Quasar HD broadcast-quality IP video together for critical infrastructure protection. The ioimage HD cameras include the benefits of DVTEL’s Quasar...

EMC Introduces Its New Video Surveillance Solutions At ASIS 2014

EMC announces an investment to expand its existing video surveillance interoperability and testing lab in the U.S. Protecting people, critical infrastructure and information from deliberate or accidental threats is serious business — and it’s a business that’s growing exponentially. Fueled by physical security investments, organizations require a shift to open, scalable “edge-to-core” architecture that reliably interoperates in both a distributed...

Sony Electronics Participates At ASIS International 2014

Sony showcases its latest SNC-VB632D outdoor IP camera for the first time at ASIS International 2014 Sony Electronics’ Security Systems Division invites visitors to visit Booth 3406 at ASIS International to see how the company is building upon its legacy of superior image quality. Visitors to the Sony booth will be able see: 4K technology, the latest evolution in imaging technology. 4K is a resolution four times higher than Full HD (1080p), which means it provides much...

Avigilon demonstrates new HD dome and bullet cameras at ASIS 2014

The new HD Dome and Bullet cameras bring the benefits of Avigilon’s adaptive video analytics directly to the device Avigilon Corporation (“Avigilon”), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently introduced its new series of HD Dome and HD Bullet cameras with embedded adaptive video analytics to its innovative product portfolio. Avigilon’s adaptive video analytics technology combined with its industry-leading high-definition imag...

Axis Communications And SightLogix Announce Strategic Agreement At ASIS 2014

A busy first day at the ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits in Atlanta ended with a surprise strategic announcement by one of the industry’s largest suppliers and one of its most successful up-and-comers. Axis Communications and Sightlogix announced a strategic agreement to sell both technologies cooperatively to end-user customers through dealer channels. Despite the broad product range Axis brings to market, the company does not have a perimeter security solution, which is the stren...

Avigilon Displays Control Center 5.4 Software At ASIS 2014 In Atlanta

ACC 5.4 offers video analytics configuration and management support for Avigilon’s cameras Avigilon Corporation (“Avigilon”), a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, recently introduced the latest release of the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) software to its innovative product portfolio. Intuitive and user-friendly, ACC 5.4 enables more than just monitoring, search and recording of video analytics events, but also complete video analytics...

Milestone Systems Showcases Husky Hybrid Network Video Recorders At ASIS International 2014

The Husky NVRs offer versions with integrated encoders that make it simple to connect analog and digital cameras Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), is announcing an easier and more affordable way to make the transition from analog to digital technology. There is no need to throw out older cameras that are still working, as users add new network devices to their surveillance solution. The Milestone Husky™ series of NVRs wi...

MOBOTIX Presents i25 Compact Sized Hemispheric Camera At ASIS 2014

MOBOTIX is also demonstrating its remote station for IP video door intercom and introducing new software developments At this year’s 60th Annual ASIS International Conference and Exhibition, MOBOTIX presents a new compact sized Hemispheric camera, demonstrates its recent remote station for the IP video door intercom and introduces new software developments. The MOBOTIX technology booth is located at 3405. “Important highlights at the MOBOTIX stand this year will i...

Rapiscan Systems unveils its latest RAPISCAN DETECTRA HX at ASIS International 2014

The RAPISCAN DETECTRA HX is an easy-to-operate handheld device capable of detecting trace explosives Rapiscan Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of security inspection systems, announced recently at the 60th Annual ASIS International Seminar and Exhibit that it had launched the RAPISCAN DETECTRA HX, a lightweight and low-cost handheld, explosive trace detection solution. Featuring rapid and accurate detection capabilities, DETECTRA HX is designed with high throughput and...

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