Surveillance

Ensuring the Security of Critical Infrastructure: Challenges and Innovations

Critical Infrastructure Security and Surveillance is essential to safeguarding the systems and assets that are vital to the functioning of our society and economy. These infrastructures include, among other things, public health services, communication networks, transportation systems, and utilities (gas, water, and electricity). A complete strategy, comprising risk assessment, preventative measures, ongoing surveillance, and efficient incident response is required to ensure their security.

VIGI by TP-Link Unveils New Professional Business Surveillance Solutions at ISC West

VIGI is showcasing its new solutions and technology for the U.S. market in booth 13099 at ISC WEST 2024, which will take place at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas from April 9 to 12. VIGI offers intelligent, professional, and comprehensive security solutions for small and medium-sized businesses that enhance their safety and support their growth. Here’s a closer look at the key products and exceptional features that VIGI will be showcasing at ISC Wes

Hanwha Vision Showcases Cloud-connected and AI-powered Surveillance Technologies at ISC West 2024

Hanwha Vision is showcasing its growing ecosystem of cloud-based devices and apps designed to enable on-premise and remote surveillance capabilities, at ISC West 2024, Booth #14025, April 10-12 in Las Vegas. The company will also highlight the proliferation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) throughout its product lines. Combined with business intelligence software and AI-based data analytics, Hanwha Vision is developing solutions to help organizations generate meaningful and actionable insights to drive informed business decisions.

Why Airport Security Needs Long-Term Video Surveillance

Video surveillance stands out as a crucial instrument in the complex web of airport security, helping to ensure the protection of travelers, employees, and airport property. As important as instantaneous monitoring is, keeping video footage for a longer period of time is also essential for resolving a variety of security issues.

NAV Exclusive Surveillance Technical Integration Sponsor of the 2024 WGPC

North American Video (NAV), the security integrator with more casino security system installations and gaming partners across the U.S. than any other systems integration firm, is thrilled to announce its continued support of the World Game Protection Conference (WGPC) as the exclusive Surveillance Technical Integration Sponsor. The 2024 WGPC, taking place February 28-29 at the Tropicana Las Vegas, marks NAV’s fourth consecutive year holding the prestigious title.

TRENDnet Launches TAA and NDAA Compliant Surveillance Solutions

TRENDnet has launched a new set of PoE surveillance cameras and network video recorder (NVR) that are both TAA and NDAA compliant. TAA and NDAA compliance allow these TRENDnet cameras and NVR to be used for federal government projects (in the US and other parts of the world). The Indoor/Outdoor 5MP H.265 WDR PoE IR Network Cameras are available in bullet or fixed turret form factors, models TV-IP1514PI and TV-IP1515PI respectively.

ProdataKey and Turing AI Launch Cloud-Based Access Control and Video Surveillance Integrated Solution

ProdataKey and Turing AI announced a powerful integration that provides users with a seamless solution delivering the benefits of 100% cloud-based platform. Integrators can now offer customers a feature-rich, fully scalable video and access control system with low upfront costs, always-current software, embedded cybersecurity, and minimal support requirements from IT staff.

Cozaint Partners With Security Guard Company WGS Group To Deliver BOBBY Surveillance Kiosks To Clients

Cozaint Corp has been selected by WGS Group to deliver the BOBBY physical security kiosk system to their customers. WGS Group is looking to augment its human security guard team with advanced intelligent surveillance technologies that offers video surveillance, access control, “smart” sensor alerts, and area monitoring capabilities all designed to create a safer environment for their end customers. Cozaint’s BOBBY platform of physical security kiosks provides 24/7 situational awareness for organizations of all sizes.

Outdoor Events and Nomadic Surveillance Cameras: A General Overview

In recent years, the usage of mobile security cameras at outdoor events has grown in popularity. For event planners wishing to improve their security and monitoring capabilities, these cameras offer a versatile and portable alternative. Nomadic cameras can aid in ensuring the participants’ safety and the success of any major gathering, including concerts, festivals, sporting events, and other types of events. In this article, we will highlight the advantages of employing mobile cameras and other security equipment as well as how they may benefit security workers and event planners.

Global MSC Security to Go Beyond Public Space Surveillance with Appointment of Andy Williams

Global MSC Security announced the appointment of Andy Williams as a Senior Security Consultant. A technical expert with more than 40 years’ experience working with alarms, CCTV and integrated security systems in both the public and private sectors, Andrew will support and grow Global MSC Security’s impressive customer-base, as well as expand its offering, protecting businesses and safeguarding communities throughout the UK.

Wasabi Surveillance Cloud Delivers ‘Bottomless’ Storage to Support the Massive Growth of Video in the Surveillance Industry

Wasabi Technologies introduced Wasabi Surveillance Cloud (URL is correct, will be updated with WSC content this week), a first-of-its-kind solution that enables organizations to offload video surveillance footage from their local storage environment directly to the cloud without ever running out of capacity. This ‘bottomless’ approach to video storage is vital for the surveillance industry that is currently struggling to manage enormous amounts of video in high resolution environments, increasingly large file sizes, stringent regulatory and retention requirements, and business and analytics applications tied to surveillance.

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.

2021 Predictions For The Video Storage Market

The past decade saw the renaissance of data tape technology with dramatic improvements to capacity, reliability, performance, and TCO giving rise to new industry adoptions and functionality. This trend will only continue in 2021 as data storage and archival needs in the post-COVID digital economy demand exactly what tape has to offer. Here are 5 key contributions tape will make to the storage industry in 2021.

Pivot3 Expands Automation and Intelligence Capabilities for Lifecycle Management of Video Infrastructure

Pivot3 announced significant automation and intelligence enhancements to its Acuity software platform to address the system administration, maintenance and availability challenges often faced in large-scale video surveillance deployments. The new intelligent system health and best practices analysis features provide significant reductions in total cost of ownership, ensure 24 x 7 system uptime in large multi-petabyte environments, and enable customers to automate end-to-end system life-cycle management processes.

Virtual Security Showcase Features Latest Technology Insights from Leading Security Providers

Security industry professionals seeking the annual trend and product news updates they’ve always learned at tradeshows now have a new option. From May 12-14, fifteen leaders in the security industry will present their latest insights and solutions at a new online event. Called Virtual Security Showcase, the event is being presented free of charge. Attendees will benefit from the open flow of information on the latest solutions for professional security and business intelligence applications.

Dahua Technology Developed Mobile “Video Guards” with Complete Solution for Security Service Company in Germany

Safety of others being close to his heart motivated Hans Wetzlar, Managing Director of IHRE SICHERHEIT Security Service in Bielefeld to start his security company ten years ago. Together with his team, he ensures, for example, that visitors to events and trade fairs can move around safely. Mobile “video guards”, using Dahua’s powerful video surveillance technology, are now contributing to this. The compact housing of the video monitor contains a great deal of technology.

Easy to Secure and Share Files – Surveon GSe Pro 205T

Surveon launches a great NAS-SAN-NVR-Cloud multiple usage product under compact size and best C/P value – GSe Pro 205 / 205T. From 4 ch to 64 ch camera channel support, the various alternatives could fulfill SMB and SOHO a single device to serve multiple usages for NAS, SAN, NVR and evzen Cloud gateway (upload data to cloud) when needs. All of those business demands can be easily managed by the single GSe Pro 205 / 205T

Cameras In Adult Care Bedrooms: Providers Warned Of Legal Issues

Aged adult care providers in Australia should be aware of the legal implications of families installing surveillance devices in residents’ bedrooms without permission. That’s according to aged care paralegal Sophie Andritsos, who is researching the area as part of her Monash University law degree honors thesis. The use of surveillance devices —particularly streaming and video recording devices— is increasing in residential aged adult care facilities.

Toshiba’s New 10TB Surveillance Hard Drive

Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc., —part of the beleaguered Toshiba Corp that has been going through a fire-sale of many of its assets— announces the MD06ACA-V, the latest addition to its SV Series line-up of 3.5-inch hard drives for surveillance applications. Similar to Seagate’s Skyhawk and WD’s Purple surveillance system oriented hard drives, the new Toshiba models are available in capacities up to 10TB with higher transfer rate compare with previous generations, and can support up to 64 cameras operating 24/7. These key benefits are the ability to support higher resolution camera streams.

March Networks And KIND Financial Introduce Video-Enabled Seed-To-Sale Tracking And Compliance Solution For Cannabis Industry

March Networks® and KIND Financial have partnered to deliver an enhanced tracking and security solution to the cannabis industry to help ensure seed-to-sale compliance. The solution combines video from high-resolution IP-cameras with data from radio frequency identification (RFID)-tagged plants and packages, enabling operators to seamlessly track and visually verify inventory as it moves within cultivation and on to dispensaries.