video surveillance

Cozaint Introduces New ALICEnvr Cloud-Storage Video Surveillance System

Leveraging Seagate’s Lyve Cloud Infrastructure, ALICEnvr Protects Small Businesses with Scalable Video Retention Security. Cozaint Corporation is announcing the launch of its latest innovation, the ALICEnvr™ cloud-storage video surveillance system. This cutting-edge solution utilizes the power of Seagate Lyve™ Cloud storage infrastructure to provide small businesses with an unparalleled video surveillance experience.  The ALICEnvr system […]

The U.S. NDAA And The Impact On Video Surveillance

A crucial piece of legislation that establishes the Department of Defense’s (DoD) budget and policies is the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of the United States. The DoD and other federal agencies’ use of video surveillance camera equipment is a crucial component of the NDAA. Concerns regarding the potential use of surveillance technology by foreign adversaries have risen in recent years.

ISC West Expo Reveals Need for Sensible Long Term Video Surveillance Retention

I attended the International Security Conference West (ISC West) in Las Vegas last week. The show was well attended with some 20,000 visitors packing the aisles and mobbing the booths of some 650 vendors. The show covers everything from video surveillance to computer and communications security, to physical plant security, loss prevention, and more.

DITEK Showcases Range of Advanced Surge Protection Solutions at ISC West 2023

DITEK is exhibiting the latest advancements in technology at ISC West 2023, March 29-31 in Las Vegas. Visitors to DITEK booth #8058 can browse DITEK’s suite of products, including the expanded Versa-Module 2 modular surge protection system, and hear about the company’s new online training platform, DITEK University.

Bosch Introduces Software, Hardware, and Services at ISC West for Smart Systems That are Easy to Install and Manage

At ISC West, in booth 11053, Bosch will showcase new software, hardware, and services that increase security and safety, simplify configuration and maintenance, and enhance ease of use. Booth visitors will experience the benefits of a new suite of application-specific edge-based artificial intelligence (AI), services for remote management of video recording devices, and the integration of IP horn loudspeakers with video systems.

Video Surveillance In Traffic Management

The safe and effective movement of people and products on roads, highways, and other transportation networks depends in large part on effective traffic management. Video surveillance has developed into a crucial tool for managing traffic, enabling officials to monitor traffic flow, spot traffic infractions, and promptly address situations. The significance of video surveillance in traffic management and its advantages for drivers and traffic authorities will be discussed in this article.

Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District Ramps up School Security with Genetec Security Center

Genetec Inc. announced that the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District (CFBISD) in Texas has implemented a unified school security solution with Genetec™ Security Center for video surveillance and access control and Bosch Security Systems for intrusion detection. CFBISD provides schooling for 25,000 pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade in the Dallas suburbs.

Advancements in Airport Security with Video Surveillance

By Jay Jason Bartlett Airport security is a crucial aspect of air travel since it safeguards the safety and security of passengers, employees, and aircraft. In reaction to the rise in terrorism and other security threats, airports have implemented a number of security measures to fortify their defenses. One of the biggest advancements in airport […]

Video Surveillance In No-Light / Low-Light Conditions

Video surveillance cameras are frequently used in a variety of settings to provide protection and security. However, these cameras frequently have lighting problems, especially at night or in dimly lit environments. The capacity to record clear video may actually be hampered by these lighting circumstances, which may even threaten the surveillance system’s overall performance. These circumstances make low-light or no-light video security cameras useful because they can record precise and clear video in low lighting.

Retention Challenges in Video Surveillance Storage

Video surveillance retention is the practice of keeping recorded footage from security cameras for a specified period of time. While this technology can be beneficial in solving crimes and monitoring security, it is not without its limitations. One of the biggest limitations of video surveillance retention is the cost involved. Installing and maintaining a video surveillance system can be expensive, and the cost of storing the recorded footage can add up quickly.

Azena Expands Smart Camera Platform With New Integration Options, Enhanced Device and Project Management

Azena has announced upgrades to its open platform for smart cameras that offer new integration capabilities for smart cameras into existing video surveillance systems and tools for more efficient device management for systems integrators. With this deeper functionality, integrators using the Azena platform and the AI-enabled video analytics from the Azena Application Store, have wider control over large groups of devices, apps, and configurations running on their customers’ smart cameras with the Azena Operating System.

Edge360 Boosts Leadership Team to Drive Operational Efficiencies, Support Aggressive Sales Strategies

Edge360 announced additions to its leadership team to meet evolving customer requirements for the company’s mission-critical video management solutions. Robert Lin joins Edge360 as General Manager and Vice President, Americas, to guide the technology provider through expansion into high-growth markets, such as transportation, data centers, healthcare, and critical infrastructure. A proven leader with more than 18 years of account and client management experience, Lin has guided world-class brands along the path to expanding operations through strategic insight and bold sales strategies.

First-ever Fully Containerized VMS Surveillance System Delivers IT Functionality

Summary: Video management systems will always be a necessity for the majority of organizations. Fully containerized systems come equipped with all the frameworks, databases, and remote capabilities that any organization needs at the time of deployment, serving small local businesses and global enterprises.

Backstreet Surveillance Launches Hardened, AI-Powered, NDAA Certified Video Surveillance System

Backstreet Surveillance an industry leading do-it-yourself security camera systems provider, today launched Backstreet Cyber Secure Series, a next generation advanced, “hardened,” IP-based video surveillance system. McQuarrie added that this technology enables security personnel and company management to direct operations in new and innovative ways. For instance, in a retail setting, if more than five people are standing in a checkout line, the system can automatically call for additional workers.

Axis Communications and Jabil Innovate Video Surveillance Breakthroughs

With innovation in its DNA, Axis Communications has been at the forefront of major breakthroughs in video surveillance since developing the first network video camera in 1996. Also responsible for introducing the world’s first HDTV-compliant cameras and video encoders, Axis delivers hundreds of leading-edge products for security, safety and operational efficiency.

FUJIFILM Releases Video Surveillance Retention Cost Calculator

FUJIFILM Recording Media U.S.A., Inc. announced the release of an online calculator designed to help video surveillance (VS) industry professionals assess the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for long-term retention of video surveillance content. Today’s low-cost, high-resolution cameras combined with longer-term retention requirements are driving video content storage costs upwards across the VS industry and leading many to take a new look at their storage strategy.

The Intrinsic Role of Lighting for Video Surveillance Clarity and Performance

The sound of sirens in the distance is commonplace, nowadays. Whether related to a medical emergency or everyday crimes, such as theft, property crimes, and so on, we’re all accustomed to hearing these sirens by now. It is worth noting that many incidents that police respond to take place at night. According to a recent report by the Sleep Judge, more than half of murders, manslaughter, sexual assaults, robberies, aggravated assaults and motor vehicle thefts happen long after the sun has set.

3xLOGIC and Redwire Deliver Comprehensive Video Surveillance Empowering Tampa YMCA

3xLOGIC announced that the Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA is in the midst of a multi-phase security system project that includes video surveillance, fire and intrusion upgrades, and a takeover of existing and new cameras by 3xLOGIC’s VIGIL video management system. The project is being implemented by Redwire, security professionals for over 40 years with clients across Florida, South Georgia, and Southern Alabama. Phase I of the project was to install approximately 150 3xLOGIC cameras at the remaining locations.

Brivo Announces First-of-its-Kind Access Control and Video Subscription

In a bold move to make access control more affordable, Brivo launches Brivo Complete. The industry’s first subscription-based access control and video system that includes installation, hardware, and software, Brivo Complete enables businesses and multifamily communities to secure facilities without the barrier of high upfront costs so they can quickly and affordably deploy security across their buildings.