Boon Edam Wins Order for First Self-Boarding Lanes in China

Royal Boon Edam today announces that they have won the order for the installation of their Airport Swinglane self-boarding security lane at Xiamen International Airport in China. This project will be the first self-boarding project in China which is not installed as part of a pilot program.

EtherWAN Releases Compact Hardened DIN-Rail Gigabit Unmanaged PoE Switch

EtherWAN’s EX45900 is a hardened-grade, 802.3at Gigabit Unmanaged PoE switch designed for integration of mission-critical PoE devices in IP security, access control, and intelligent transportation systems. The EX45900 features five (5) 10/100/1000TX ports and one (1) 1000BASE fiber port. Among the TX ports, four (4) are with IEEE802.at compliant PoE/PSE ports providing up to 30-watts per port with a full 120W power budget for maximizing power delivery to devices such as PTZ cameras.

Access Control System Trends: When Access Control Goes Wireless

If wireless solutions are not on your radar for access control installations, it’s time to take notice of this growing trend in physical security. Such solutions let integrators and end users reap the benefits of a wired system, without the cost of a hardwired system. Implementing a wireless solution often takes less time than its traditional hardwired counterpart. When retrofitting older buildings with new access control systems, wireless systems may literally be the only viable option available.

NetGear ProSafe 8-Port Gig PoE Switch

Joining NETGEAR’s ProSafe family of smart switch with high performance and cost efficiency, this 10-port Gigabit smart switch is packed with powerful features capable of enhancing any type of business network. The GS110TP is designed for customers who need a low port density solution with the combination of Gigabit speed and PoE capability.

‘Smart’ Lighting System Provides Surveillance at U.S. Airport

From the runway at Newark Liberty International Airport, you can see the entire skyline of Manhattan. It is one of the busiest airports on the continent, so you’d expect it would have a strong and sizable surveillance operation. But forget about traditional security cameras. Passengers streaming out of taxis and through check-in are being watched […]

BCDvideo Showcases HP 24-Port PoE Switch For IP Networks

This fully powered 365-Watt, 24-port PoE network switch manufactured by HP boasts an advanced hardware replacement lifetime warranty. BCDVideo highlights this product as a cost-effective solution for any IP video surveillance project. Features Include: • Customized operation using intuitive Web interface • Layer 3 static routing with 32 routes for network segmentation & expansion • […]

Port Fourchon Deploys Milestone Integrated IP Video

Improved surveillance and national security for top hub in nation’s oil supply. Port Fourchon in Louisiana plays a strategic role in supplying the United States with nearly 18 percent of its oil supply, servicing over 90 percent of the Gulf of Mexico’s deep-water exploration and production. Securing this essential coast area requires a hands-on team […]

U.S. Customs And Border Protection To Open Biometric Test Facility

In step with other custom ports of entry around the world utilizing biometric passport controls, U.S. Customs and Border Protection  has announced it will open its test facility for biometric identification technology in Landover, Maryland at the end of the month. CBP Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske revealed details of the center, which will test devices that […]

Allied Telesis Introduces Industry-First Line Rate Terabit Switching Fabric

Networking Leader Allied Telesis Upgrades Intelligent Layer 3+ Chassis Switch Series with Powerful CFC960 Card Option, Delivering 1.92Tbps Throughput. With the launch of a significant upgrade to its SwitchBlade® x8100 Series next-generation intelligent chassis switches via its new CFC960 controller card, the AT-SBx81CFC960 controller card offers an impressive 960Gbps of switching capacity, delivering throughput of […]

Vigitron’s High Power PoE Midspan Now Available Through UK’s Pro-Vision Distribution

Pro-Vision Distribution, the UK distributor of branded CCTV and access control equipment, is pleased to announce that it can now offer customers Vigitron’s Vi2216LT 16 port midspan. The MaxiiPower™ Model Vi2216LT is a 16-port high power PoE midspan that’s compatible with 10/100/1000BaseT Ethernet networks. Simon Davies, Internal Sales Manager for Pro-Vision told us, “The Vi2216LT […]