i-PRO announced the latest version of its Active Guard plug-in. The AI-based plug-in can turn video management systems (VMS) into powerful search engines capable of real-time searches or deep forensic analysis. Already supported by leading VMSs including Genetec Security Center and i-PRO Video Insight, the latest version now adds support for Milestone Systems’ X-Protect and i-PRO’s ASM300 software, and features the industry’s largest number of search attributes and new UI enhancements.
VIVOTEK announced that it would be showcasing its power intelligent video management software, VAST Security Station (VSS), for the first time at Booth 5C42 in Hall 5 of this year’s Security Essen in Germany. Post-hoc video investigation and evidence processes are often long and difficult. With the VIVOTEK VSS and its powerful AI analytical tools, evidence identification and collection efficiency can be significantly enhanced. The built-in Deep Search functionality further allows users to run constrained searches by history, scene, or attribute and consolidated searches using data from multiple cameras.
Qognify announced a global video management system (VMS) roll-out project with the leading research-driven biopharmaceutical company – Boehringer Ingelheim. Boehringer Ingelheim has global footprint with about 180 sites around the world. To effectively support video surveillance, need in those, Boehringer Ingelheim decided to standardize hardware and software approach in configuration and rollout of IT systems. Thanks to the ease of deployment, high scalability and customization abilities of Qognify‘s Cayuga VMS, Boehringer Ingelheim could significantly reduce deployment time for new CCTV instances, reducing overall project cost and time effort.
In the latest product update of Milestone System’s XProtect 2022 R2 video management software, Milestone introduces several new features and capabilities. These include managing and monitoring incidents with the click of one button, offering the Essential+ version of XProtect on AWS Marketplace starting on July 5, and improving license plate recognition to include style recognition. With this latest product update, Milestone Systems continues to raise the bar on higher performing video technology software and meet the market’s rising demand for comprehensive, best-in-class, turnkey video technology solutions.
Qognify announced the Yaniv Toplian as its new Vice President of Research and Development. As part of Qognify’s senior leadership team, Yaniv has a remit to define and execute the company’s R&D strategy to design and develop solutions that mitigate risks, increase security and optimize operations, through world-class research and innovation.
Alula announced the release of its powerful new video platform. Featuring new camera models, AI-based object detection, enhancements to video clip navigation and viewing in the Alula Smart Security App and advanced video capabilities through the new Slimline Touchpad PRO. These new products and capabilities strengthen the role that video plays as a core component of professional security, and further reinforces Alula’s position as a full-service solutions provider.
Qognify launched its new video management software Qognify VMS. Qognify VMS is designed to meet the specific physical security needs of organizations around the globe. It is based on field-proven technology components, which are used by many customers in thousands of security projects worldwide. As a true next-generation VMS, it combines the powerful core of an enterprise-class VMS with unique added values such as low total costs of ownership, business process support, advanced ecosystem integrations and cloud readiness.
Secure Logiq has hired George Petkov as its new IT Operations Manager. This senior position will see Petkov work closely with Secure Logiq CTO Aleksandar Uzunov across a range of activities within the manufacturer’s technical department. In his new role, Petkov will assist with hardware parts procurement while also developing new partnerships and bringing more suppliers to Secure Logiq.
i-PRO Americas is displaying a comprehensive mobile video system solution for professional security and law enforcement applications here at ISC West 2022 (booth #10037). Solutions include the BWC4000 body-worn camera, ICV4000 in-car video system, CloUDE powered by Genetec digital evidence management system, server-based Unified Digital Evidence solution and IDguard redaction software for personal privacy.
Global Security Operation Centers (GSOCs) are the hub of security operations, bringing together large amounts of data from surveillance, access control and intrusion systems into a centralized location, in addition to carrying out travel risk management and various intelligence operations. They play an important role by helping corporations to mitigate risk and gain situational awareness. All of this data, however, presents a challenge for GSOCs. Faced with processing thousands of events each day, GSOC operators find it hard to identify real threats from false nuisance alarms, leading to real breaches getting missed frequently. This defeats the entire purpose of GSOCs, which is to protect people and assets.
3xLOGIC announced the successful installation of the 3xLOGIC VIGIL CLOUD solution for this growing company. Chariot Automotive Group sells new and pre-owned vehicles at five locations in north-central Indiana, along with quality parts and exceptional customer service. A nearly perfect 5.0 rating on Google underscores the fact that Chariot prides themselves on delivering a positive customer experience through ethical, dependable vehicle sales and service.
Qognify has announced the launch of its web-based central VMS management platform – Umbrella – for Ocularis. Ocularis customers with large or distributed video surveillance installations can now use Umbrella to centrally monitor and remotely manage and configure every VMS installation across their deployment. As video surveillance projects become larger and more complex, they also demand more resources and incur increasing operational costs.
Surveill announced a partnership agreement with Johns Brothers Security to deliver the Surveill containerized video management solution to its growing network of commercial customers. The strategic partnership expands the availability of Surveill video management technologies into the Southeastern U.S. market and capitalizes upon John Brothers’ status as one of the largest privately owned and operated electronic security system companies in the region.
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.
March Networks is pleased to announce a new highly scalable Linux version of its video management software (VMS) that can support up to 3,000 cameras on a single server. The latest release of March Networks Command Recording Software offers unparalleled flexibility and scalability for customers. In addition to Windows systems, the software now works with Linux-based OS, offering an unprecedented ability to support up to 3,000 IP channels on one server.
Cozaint Corporation announced the launch of askALICE, the industry’s most economical video surveillance management hardware and software system delivering extreme long-term retention. askALICE provides an enterprise-grade video management software suite integrated with server and multi-tiered storage. Cozaint has developed the capabilities of the VMS software to easily play back video from either initial storage or second-tier storage without any additional steps needed by the surveillance operator.
Qognify announced the launch of Cayuga R15. The new release of Qognify’s video management system for multi-site corporate and enterprise projects focuses on enhanced usability and connectivity, improved maintainability, and intelligent analytics. One of the main goals while developing Cayuga R15 was to help security personnel quickly identify, locate, and evaluate an event. This can present a real challenge when operating large systems with widely distributed locations.
IPConfigure announces the release of Orchid Fusion VMS version 2.10.0 and Orchid Core VMS 2.10.0, both available for download. Orchid Fusion Cloud customers will see their cloud sites updated to version 2.10.0 within the next few business days. This is a major release with many features. Orchid Fusion VMS 2.10.0 makes a number of recent Orchid Core VMS features—including 360-degree camera de-warping, motion masking, and the advanced settings editor.
Captis Intelligence announced a new partnership with Milestone. Captis ODSI, a plug-in application exclusively designed for Milestone’s leading XProtect VMS, is now available on the Milestone Marketplace. The app provides end-users with a complete embedded solution to instantly identify individuals in seconds with one click. An industry first, Captis ODSI includes exclusive access to the Captis Database, the largest private database of criminals in North America.
Milestone Systems released a new online Documentation Portal as part of 2020 R1. XProtect VMS and Husky Network Video Recorder manuals and guides are now available in an easily searchable online format in one convenient portal. On the Documentation Portal, users can search by product or for a specific topic across all manuals and guides, removing the obstacle of looking through numerous manuals to find the right answer.