Avigilon Announces Avignon Blue: New Subscription-based Cloud Service Platform

avigilon-blue

Avigilon Blue is a powerful cloud service platform for security and surveillance that is purpose-built for Avigilon partners and their customers (“Subscribers”). It will offer a new recurring monthly revenue model based on site subscriptions. Avigilon Blue will enable Subscribers to add new services as the platform expands, bringing additional value to their business.

Read More ›

Alyssa Van Sant To Head Up Hanwha Techwin America Inside Sales

Alyssa-Van-Sant-Hanwha

Hanwha Techwin America (HTA), a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, announced the development of its Inside Sales Department. Alyssa Van Sant will lead the department as the new Inside Sales Manager with Searah Hawkins, Joy Kang, and Tyler Spatz as Inside Sales Specialists and multiple other positions planned to be filled this year to support HTA STEP Dealer and sales growth.

Read More ›

IBM’s Storwize And Tiger Bridge Are Milestone Certified Solutions

surveillance_storage

Milestone Systems has completed the Milestone Solution Certification of IBM’s Storwize and Tiger Bridge, a cost-effective online data storage system. Important considerations for storing huge volumes of video archives include simplicity, scalability, and affordability. IBM Storage, including IBM Storwize systems, provide a cost-effective platform for online storage.

Read More ›

Milestone Is All Ears For Audio From Video Cameras In New Device Pack

Milestone_community_logo

Milestone Systems, the number one open platform company in networked VMS, has released Device Pack 9.3 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect video solutions. These updates are always a priority at Milestone: supporting the widest possible range of devices is a crucial part of the company’s open platform promise to the Milestone Community.

Read More ›

Iris ID Demonstrates Mobile Biometric Enrollment And Identification

iris-id

Iris ID, a leading provider of iris biometric technology, announced two lightweight handheld mobile devices integrated with the OPALi™ (opal-eye) iris recognition camera module providing fast and accurate multimodal enrollment and identification capabilities for field use by border control, customs, immigration, law enforcement, and other officials.

Read More ›

Genetec Announces New Access Control As A Service Offering

genetec

Genetec, a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, announced Security Center Synergis SaaS edition. This new edition will offer a turnkey access control solution for easier deployment and maintenance. Synergis SaaS edition removes the need to purchase and install costly on-premises servers and streamlines maintenance, allowing the corporate IT staff to focus on other business-critical projects.

Read More ›

Transition Networks Launches Gigabit Ethernet PoE+ Media Converters With Small Form-Factor Pluggable Optics

transition-GigE-Media-Converters

Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value, data network integration solutions, today announced its new family of 10/100/1000 Ethernet small form-factor pluggable (SFP)-based enterprise-class media converters (SGPAT1040-x05) with Power-over-Ethernet Plus (PoE+). These products are new additions to the recently announced multi-port Gigabit Ethernet PoE+ family of media converters.

Read More ›

Allegion, Software House Collaboration Extends Access Control Options

Allegion-Software-House

Allegion, a leading provider of security products and solutions, and Software House, a prominent security software brand from Johnson Controls, are now providing customers with a cost-effective and scalable access control solution. The latest integration seamlessly pairs the Schlage® LE and NDE wireless locks with Software House C-CURE 9000 security and event management system. Previous integrations include the Schlage AD series locks.

Read More ›

Genetec Expands Its Streamvault Portfolio Of Turnkey Security Infrastructure Appliances

genetec-streamvault

At ASIS 2017 (booth #3147)—Genetec —a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions— will unveil new additions to its Streamvault™ line of turnkey security infrastructure solutions. Starting this fall, Streamvault will offer a wider selection of high-performance rackmount appliances, workstations, and storage options.

Read More ›

4 Guards Outside Cell As Georgia Inmate Hanged Himself

prisonguard

Guards at Smith State Prison didn’t try to stop troubled inmate Richard Tavera from hanging himself until four had assembled outside his cell, videos obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show. By then, more than seven minutes had passed since the first report Tavera was attempting suicide, and nothing could be done to save his life, the videos show.

Read More ›