Author: Jay Bartlett

PlateSmart ALPR Solution Now Fully Integrated With Milestone XProtect Platform

PlateSmart Technologies, creator of the world’s leading intelligent video analytics solutions based on Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR), is pleased to announce that its groundbreaking ALPR technology is now available as a fully-integrated feature in Milestone Systems’ XProtect Video Management Software (VMS).

CohuHD Costar Launches RISE 4260HD IP-Camera for Critical Infrastructure and Transportation

CohuHD Costar is proud to introduce the first in the RISE series of high-performance video cameras – the RISE 4260HD PTZ camera. Designed and built using the latest technology, the RISE 4260HD delivers high-quality video, with seamless interoperability and rugged construction for the most extreme environments. The RISE 4260HD offers best-in-class features including superior full HD 1080p image quality combined with powerful 30x optical and 12x digital zoom for long-range video surveillance.

A Fire Can Ruin Your Whole Day

What happens when your company has a fire and burns to the ground? As with so many aspects of physical security, it’s when the unthinkable happens that you really need your physical security system to work as designed. But what security system is designed to perform in a catastrophic fire? With all the advances in camera, recording, and access control capabilities, avoiding going up in ashes isn’t on any spec sheet. This just might be a situation where taking new technologies and integrating them with old technology could provide an ideal solution that would survive such a fire disaster.

Milestone Cuts All Ties With OnSSI

At the ASIS 2015 Expo in Anaheim, just as the show was about to wrap up after three days, video management software (VMS) leader Milestone made an announcement via a Milestone email blast that the long-standing agreement between OnSSI and Milestone for OnSSI to utilize the Milestone recording engine had elapsed and no further cooperation between the two companies would exist. And with OnSSI’s recent acquisition of SeeTec and OnSSI integrating the SeeTec recording engine, a 13-year partnership between OnSSI and Milestone (even with their basic competitive positions) has come to an end.

Verint Unveils Next Evolution in Situation Management

Verint® Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT) announced enhancements to its Verint Situational Awareness Platform™, including the incorporation of advanced solutions to help organizations gain comprehensive situational awareness while driving rapid incident response and enhanced field communications. This evolutionary situational awareness platform is designed to provide security executives and operators actionable intelligence and better insight by incorporating unified situation monitoring, dispatch and incident response, live field communications and real-time citizen input.