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.
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, 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.
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.
Paxton, the UK market leader of electronic IP access control and door entry solutions has announced the integration of its networked access control system, Net2, with a leading manufacturer of professional security and surveillance equipment, Dahua. The integration will provide a user-friendly interface to manage building security more easily. This seamless integration allows for the easy configuration of Network Video Recorder (NVR) and Digital Video Recorders (DVR) with access control.
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.
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’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 […]
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 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 […]