i-PRO Introduces Industry’s First 4K AI-enabled Multi-directional Dual Sensor Cameras at ISC West
Completes multi-directional camera range by launching dual-sensor cameras in S-series and U-series product lines At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 i-PRO Co. Ltd., a global leader in professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety, will further expand its multi-sensor camera lineup with six new dual-sensor models. With support for up to 2x […]
i-PRO to Unveil Industry’s Smallest and Lightest Outdoor Multi-Directional + PTZ Camera at ISC-West
At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 i-PRO will expand its multi-sensor line with a new multi-directional + PTZ camera. The WV-X86531-Z2 is the smallest and lightest outdoor rated multi-PTZ of its kind in the industry. It features powerful edge AI capabilities, advanced cybersecurity, and vandal resistance for the widest possible deployment options.
i-PRO Introduces Mercury-based Intrusion Detection in MonitorCast Access Control Software at ISC West
At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 i-PRO will introduce the latest release of its MonitorCast Access Control software. The new version adds Mercury-based intrusion detection to MonitorCast which provides a unified solution between access control and intrusion detection without requiring third-party hardware or integrations. Adding an intrusion detection system (IDS) to access control allows users to control physical access to certain buildings or locations, while also monitoring these places as well.
i-PRO Introduces Industry’s First AI Scene Change Detection Capability at ISC West
At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 i-PRO will add AI Scene Change Detection to its collection of powerful edge-based AI analytics applications. Embodying the latest in AI analytics technology, Scene Change Detection is the first AI-based analytic application that provides easy on-site learning of a scene. When anomalies occur within the camera’s field of view, an alert can be sent to security and operations teams.
i-PRO Americas Moves Manufacturing Center to Japan to Enable Make-to-order Manufacturing
i-PRO Americas Inc., announced that it has moved its manufacturing center to Japan. Previously located in Cambodia, the new manufacturing facility will be located close to i-PRO’s Research and Development hub in Fukuoka, Japan. By moving its manufacturing center to Japan, i-PRO’s engineering and manufacturing teams are better positioned to cooperate, design, test, and build industry-leading products faster than ever.
i-PRO to Showcase New Additions to Multi-sensor Lineup and PTZ Cameras Plus New Analytics and Accessories at ISC West
At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 will showcase multiple new products, including new multi-sensor and PTZ cameras, new analytics capabilities, new features in its MonitorCast access control solution, and more. Attendees will be able to experience live, in-depth demos of i-PRO’s industry-leading Active Guard AI-powered analytics working on popular VMS platforms such as Genetec, Milestone, and Video Insight. The i-PRO Active Guard plug-in enables a more proactive security stance by combining deep learning technology and i-PRO imaging expertise to search or notify in real time using a variety of external attributes.
i-PRO Shares Its Top Video Surveillance Trends Predictions for 2023
i-PRO shared its top five predictions for the physical security industry in 2023. 2023 will see significant adoption of AI-based analytics in cameras and video management systems (VMS) as more manufacturers provide this feature within their standard camera lines. There are simply too many camera streams for humans to monitor effectively, so AI-based analytics will be a catalyst that enables security departments to do more with less. This evolution will drive a significant shift in stance for physical security by enabling organizations to become more proactive in response to real-time events instead of reacting to past events. In 2023 focus will shift from capturing video to gathering data. The challenge will be in how effectively organizations are able to utilize this data not only for security, but also for cross-departmental operations to increase efficiencies and revenue.
i-PRO Announces Distribution of Network in Canada and Latin America
i-PRO Americas announced the expansion of its distributor network in Canada and Latin America. New partnerships have been inked with both ADI and TD SYNNEX in Canada while the company also expands into Latin America with the help of the International Security and Trading Corporation (ISTC). TD SYNNEX (NYSE: SNX) is a leading distributor and solutions aggregator for the IT industry. Already a US partner distributing i-PRO Body Worn Cameras, the expanded relationship will benefit Canadian customers by providing access to a broad portfolio of i-PRO security products to their large customer base.
i-PRO Introduces NU-Series NVRs, an Easily-Installed, All-in-One Recording Solution
i-PRO announced its new NU-Series network video recorders (NVR), NDAA compliant with intel CPU. The new models are the successors to the NX100 and NX200 models, and are available in four, eight, and 16 channel configurations with in-built PoE(+) power and a slim form factor for easy installation. With a focus on creating a plug-and-play recording option for smaller businesses, the NU-NVRs work with i-PRO’s or any other manufacturer’s cameras, needing only to be plugged into an HDMI monitor to begin security operations.
American Education Week: i-PRO Helps K-12 Educators Procure Funding for School Security
i-PRO Americas is celebrating American Education Week by encouraging K-12 institutions to tap the free-of-charge services of its Grants Program to help procure funding for security infrastructure projects needed to protect students, staff and schools.
i-PRO Americas Recognized as One of the Best Places to Work in the US
i-PRO announce that it has been Certified™ by Great Place to Work®. The prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at i-PRO Americas. This year, 87% of i-PRO Americas’ employees said it’s a great place to work compared with just 57% for the average U.S. company. Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation.
i-PRO Rolls Out New EZ-2 Partner Portal
i-PRO Americas announced the release of the new i-PRO EZ-2 Partner Portal. Built to enhance and simplify the way integrators, resellers and distribution partners conduct business with i-PRO, the EZ-2 Partner portal features instant access to i-PRO inventory levels and enables users to create quick quotes 24/7. The EZ-2 Partner Portal represents the latest innovation from i-PRO to make researching, ordering, deal registration and accessing training and support materials as transparent and efficient as possible.
i-PRO to Showcase Latest AI Multi-Sensor, PTZs and New Versions of Active Guard and Video Insight at ISC East
At ISC East 2022 in booth # 918, i-PRO Co., Ltd., will showcase the latest enhancements to its line of products, including:
Expanded PTZ Line: i-PRO recently revamped its the entire PTZ range, adding a total of 35 new cameras. The new cameras benefit from a new modern design in a smaller form factor that is similar in size to many dome cameras.
Multi-Sensors: The latest i-PRO multi-sensor camera incorporates a built-in AI processor enabling advanced analytics to detect people and vehicles and automatically optimize images.
i-PRO Shares IoT Pillars of Cybersecurity for Cybersecurity Awareness Month
i-PRO to join with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cyber and Infrastructure Security Agency (DHS CISA) to raise awareness around cybersecurity for NCSAM (National Cyber Security Awareness Month). The world has seen significant increases in cyber-attacks aimed at critical infrastructure and security products in the last few years, with IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) devices such as security cameras, becoming prime targets for hackers. According to a Kaspersky analysis of its telemetry from honeypots shared with Threatpost, in first half of 2021 alone, there were over 1.5 billion IoT breaches.
i-PRO to Showcase Body-worn Cameras, In-vehicle Systems, Evidence Management Software and ALPR Solutions at IACP
IACP 2022, on booth 3405, i-PRO will showcase its latest range of security solutions for law enforcement professionals. Featuring an extensive range of imaging and evidence management offerings and advanced AI-driven software and analytics, i-PRO’s comprehensive portfolio of public safety and law enforcement solutions includes body-worn cameras, in-vehicle video systems, on-premises and cloud-hosted digital evidence management solutions, and intelligent analytics such as automated redaction to protect personal privacy.
i-PRO Announces Latest Enhancements to Video Insight VMS
i-PRO Americas announced the latest enhancements to its Video Insight (VI) VMS featuring live maps, enhanced Vaxtor LPR integration supporting vehicle make, model, and color (MMC), body-worn camera streaming, and third-party integrations. For users responsible for monitoring cameras across multiple facilities, the latest version of VI now includes a dynamic Live Maps feature that vastly improves situational awareness for security officers. Security officers monitoring multiple cameras need an easy way to navigate to important cameras within the system.
New version of i-PRO Active Guard turns VMSs into powerful search engines for real time alarm notifications and post-event searches
i-PRO announced the latest version of its Active Guard plug-in. The AI-based plug-in can turn video management systems (VMS) into powerful search engines capable of real-time searches or deep forensic analysis. Already supported by leading VMSs including Genetec Security Center and i-PRO Video Insight, the latest version now adds support for Milestone Systems’ X-Protect and i-PRO’s ASM300 software, and features the industry’s largest number of search attributes and new UI enhancements.
i-PRO Blazes New Path with Opening of New Global Headquarters in Tokyo
Manifesting the company’s ambitious growth plans since it became independent from Panasonic, i-PRO Co., Ltd., announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art global headquarters in Tokyo. At the same time, the global leader in professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety is also relocating and expanding its R&D center in Fukuoka.
Big on Features, Small in Size i-PRO to Showcase Latest AI Multi-Sensor, PTZs, at GSX 2022
At GSX 2022 in booth 3633, i-PRO will showcase its latest range of AI-empowered cameras and AI-based analytics. i-PRO has focused its development on compact designs, easy installation and an open platform that supports industry-leading AI-based edge analytics, powered by Ambarella SoC’s. Equipped with the highest levels of cybersecurity, the new cameras represent some of the smallest form factors available on the market.
i-PRO brings AI to its PTZ cameras and adds 35 new models
i-PRO announced the addition of AI to its PTZ (pan, tilt, zoom) cameras and a revamp of the entire PTZ range, adding a total of 35 new cameras. The PTZ cameras also benefit from a new modern design in a smaller form factor that is similar in size to many dome cameras. The S-Series cameras include a powerful built-in AI processor enabling advanced automatic tracking to make operators’ lives much easier. The cameras, equipped with the highest levels of cybersecurity, can run two different Deep Learning AI applications at the edge of the network, reducing load and server infrastructure costs.