TRENDnet Launches New Line Of Comprehensive DVR Surveillance Kits

TRENDnet® has launched a new line of standalone DVR Surveillance Kits. The kits are a simple DIY surveillance solution for homes and businesses, offering a comprehensive video, storage, and management package with remote video access capabilities. TRENDnet introduces the new product category with two new kits: the 8-Channel HD CCTV DVR Surveillance Kit, model TV-DVR208K, and the 4-Channel HD CCTV DVR Surveillance Kit, model TV-DVR104K. With all HD cameras, a pre-installed hard drive, and required cabling included (display required), TRENDnet’s DVR kits include the hardware you need to build a new surveillance setup, or upgrade an existing one.

New HD Video Solution Offers High Value, High Quality Video From Holis/Tyco

Tyco Security Products, part of Johnson Controls, introduces its HD Video Solution, a new value-based solution that provides superior video quality while leveraging analog infrastructure. The cost-effective Holis HD Tribrid Video Recorders support SD analog cameras, Illustra Essentials IP cameras, and a brand-new line of HD cameras, allowing customers to achieve excellent video quality never before attained over coax.

Dahua Devices Dangerously Exposed To Cybersecurity Hack

Dahua, the world’s second-largest maker of “Internet of Things” devices like security cameras and digital video recorders (DVRs), has shipped a software update that closes a gaping security hole in a wide range of its IP-cameras and DVRs. The vulnerability allows anyone to bypass the login process for these devices and gain remote (and direct) control over vulnerable systems. Adding urgency to the situation, there is now code available online that allows anyone to exploit this bug and commandeer a large number of IoT devices.

Dahua Technology USA New HDCVI 3.0 DVR Now Available

The new 1080p XVR Series DVRs feature Penta-brid compatibility for the five most popular industry standards—IP, CVI, Analog, AHD, and TVI. Until now, once an analog standard was chosen, the customer was committed to using the same standard throughout the entire video surveillance system. Today, Dahua provides the compatibility that customers require for more simplicity. Dahua’s Penta-brid XVR Series offers customers more flexibility and choices when adding or replacing system components.

Video Surveillance: Analog’s Midlife Crisis

Think fast: Your customer’s DVR has crashed. It’s beyond resuscitation. What do you do? If you haven’t faced this dilemma already, you are bound to sooner or later, because the average life expectancy of a DVR is about half that of an analog camera. Welcome to the midlife crisis of an analog system. The stakes keeps mounting. Perhaps the DVR is out of warranty. Maybe the DVR manufacturer is not even in business anymore. What do you do? Before your client rushes to purchase another DVR, consider this: over the course of an analog CCTV system’s life, they will have to replace every single DVR at least once, if not more.

Record The Road In Full High Definition With Genius Vehicle Recorder

Genius today releases the DVR-FHD568, a Full HD vehicle recorder. With a 140° wide angel lens, drivers can see, record, and playback road conditions to protect their best interest and ensure peace of mind should anything occur while on the road. A DVR That’s Small in Size but Big in Features. The DVR-FHD568 records in […]

Grundig New 960h NVR

Grundig’s new 960h DVRs work together with Grundig NVRs allowing users to create Grundig hybrid analog and IP camera systems to work together. Grundig’s new 960h, analog DVR range delivers outstanding image quality with intuitive configuration and operation. The DVR range provides comprehensive functionality for CCTV applications of all sizes and complexity. The DVRs can also be […]

Hamilton, OH, City Council Decides Fate Of Cameras In Parks

The city of Hamilton is looking at ways to fight back against vandalism problems plaguing some its parks. Council members will vote on a measure that could install security cameras at three parks and three spraygrounds. Veterans Park is one of the places that could get some cameras. It’s also where one local woman spends […]

Asustor Launches Surveillance Center 2.1 Beta Program

ASUSTOR Inc., has announced the Surveillance Center 2.1 beta version for all of its NAS devices. In addition to the four (4) free IP-camera channels that it offers, users will be able to expand their total number of channels via purchasable camera licenses. This provides flexibility for users to incrementally expand their surveillance systems. Six […]

Hikvision Claims Top World Security Sales Ranking

[Editorial Note: When NVR and other products are added in, Hikvision ranks higher than Axis (see: Axis Still Leads Global Network Video Market) for top sales bragging rights.] For the third year, the Chinese company Hikvision has been ranked as the world’s largest CCTV and video surveillance equipment provider in 2013 with a 10.9-percent market […]

Chinese IP-Camera Manufacturer Best CCTV System Deliver New Models

Best CCTV System, a leading CCTV camera manufacturer and wholesaler, announced its new lineup of IP-camera models. In the coming months, Best CCTV System will expand its production line to more models of IP-cameras, especially WiFi IP-cameras. It has recently updated its website of, which is specially designed to assist the distributors of the […]

Cepoint Ships World’s First Ultra HD 4K Multichannel DVR

Cepoint Network’s UltraHD 4k version of its professional Studio 9000DVR-IRIG High Speed Multichannel VGA/RGB/DVI, Digital Video Recorder with precision IRIG-B or GPS time referencing and frame time-stamp is now shipping. Cepoint Networks, LLC is shipping the company’s new series of rugged, rackmount Model UH4K-9000UltraHD DVR-IRIG system. UH4K-9000UltraHD 4K is a parallel multichannel capturing and recording […]

Video Surveillance Storage Market Worldwide Forecast US$10B By 2018

Dublin – Research and Markets ( ) has announced the addition of the  "Video Surveillance Storage Market by Technology, Media & Deployment – Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis to 2018"  report to their offering.       (Logo: ) Video surveillance storage is experiencing rapid adoption in the market with the increasing requirement of the storage for surveillance data. The major reason for this increased requirement is the increasing implementation of the surveillance systems. Along with this, there has been an increasing usage of IP based cameras, which deliver high quality videos which are heavier in size. Other major factors escalating the growth of this market are the falling prices of the hard disk drives and migration from analogue to digital cameras. All these aspects have given a boost to the market. The video surveillance storage market is segmented on the basis of the storage technology, solution, storage media and the deployment model. Currently, the on-premise deployment model is majorly being used by the companies to implement the storage solutions. The cloud deployment model has also gained traction due to increasing cloud services and rise in the necessity of remote access of the surveillance data. Companies are also migrating from the typical digital video recorders DVRs to network video recorders NVRs due to increasing requirement of speed, flexibility and scalability. The hybrid storage or unified storage systems are also gaining traction in this market due to the flexibility of connecting different storage media onto a single platform. Governments of many […]

Video Surveillance Storage Market To Boom By 2018

video surveillance storage video surveillance storage market that is pegged at $4.90 billion in 2013 is expected to grow to $10.41 billion in 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 16.3% from 2013 to 2018, predicts a MarketsandMarkets report. Reducing costs of the hard disk drives, increasing implementation of the surveillance systems and higher return on investments due to scalability and flexibility are playing a major role in shaping the future of Video Surveillance Storage Market, says the report. According to MarketsandMarkets, even though the government organizations and enterprises have implemented the storage solutions for surveillance data, due to regulations of longer storage of the data, these organizations and enterprises are switching to more scalable storage solutions. Many companies are providing cost effective solutions for surveillance storage which can store data for several years cost effectively and securely. The market that comprises direct attached storage (DAS), network attached storage (NAS), storage area network (SAN), digital video recorders (DVRs), network video recorders (NVRs) and unified/hybrid storage as well as hard disk drives (HDDs), solid state drives (SSDs) will not only see a massive growth from developed countries such as North America, but also from emerging regions in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (MEA), and Latin America (LA), points out the report, adding that there will be a considerable increase in Cloud deployment in these regions. Companies that will provide video surveillance storage solutions can look forward to gain a better competitive advantage in this growing market, thereby creating sophisticated storage […]

EverFocus Launches ENVR8304D 8CH 1080P 240FPS NVR

EverFocus Electronics Corporation releases latest 08CH 1080P 240FPS Plug and Play NVR – ENVR8304D 8CH alone with their latest eZ.IP Solution today. The whole new EverFocus eZ.IP Solution allows users to enjoy the Plug and Play operation experience without hassle IP settings. Designed with users in mind, the Plug and Play function of ENVR8304D Plug and Play embedded NVR allows users to access their images without IP backgrounds. Users can assess the video images from anywhere on the go with their portable devices and smart phones, keeping surveillance available the whole time. Responsive design function resizes the operating frame automatically according to your monitor. This Solution targeting small-scale installations such as homes and small medium businesses has been placed under the spotlight by EverFocus. ENVR8304D Plug and Play embedded NVR supports up-to 8 independent PoE network interfaces and auto-discover the connected IP camera, without any complex IP configuration. EverFocus Plug and Play NVR is designed for simple installation. The H.264 compression technology provides efficient disk utilization and network bandwidth conservation, whilst deliver clear images and provides high quality recording. The separated PoE smart switch extends the distance between cameras and NVR by an extra 100 meters, enables small medium businesses more variations during installation. With true plug-and-play setup and real-time local display up to Full HD resolution, the Linux-embedded solution works similarly to DVR but without the need for those complicated network settings that would be otherwise required with conventional NVR systems. Featuring a standalone network video recorder up […]

Iveda Solutions To Provide Cloud-Hosted Video Surveillance Services To Homeowners Associations

[November 07, 2013] (Marketwire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) MESA, AZ — (Marketwired) — 11/07/13 — Iveda Solutions® (OTCBB: IVDA), the pioneer in cloud video hosting technology, today announced twenty-two homeowners associations (HOAs) as new customers. The HOAs came to Iveda Solutions through Southern Audio, a security integrator serving small-to-medium-sized businesses and homeowners associations in the southeastern region of the United States. The initial opportunity includes 67 IvedaXpress-hosted cameras, and Iveda Solutions expects to bring one or more HOAs into its “cloud” each week for the foreseeable future. IvedaXpress™ is Iveda Solutions’ cloud video hosting service that utilizes plug-and-play IP (Internet Protocol) cameras. As it implies, camera installation is simple and requires only power and an Internet connection. IvedaXpress can also provide cloud hosting for existing closed-circuit (CCTV) cameras by using encoders or converters. According to Southern Audio, there has been a growing demand from both existing and new HOAs for video surveillance at the entrances of gated communities. Southern Audio selected Iveda Solutions’ cloud video hosting service for its existing and new HOA customers in order to manage video surveillance without the need to install and maintain a local DVR (digital video recorder). Video access is simplified using a single web interface. They can watch live or recorded footage right from their smartphones if needed. Any evidence can be sent via email to the local police without the hassle of needing to physically retrieve data from the DVR at the site. Typically, gated communities hire security guards to manage […]

Bosch Delivers Plug-And-Play HD Video Management In All-In-One Appliances

Bosch Security Systems, Inc. introduces the DIVAR IP family of all-in-one video management systems. The appliances combine a network recorder, storage array, client workstation and integrated software for simple and affordable HD video management. This “system-in-a-box” design delivers true plug-and-play operation, reducing installation time by as much as 50 percent. Advanced Video Management The appliances […]