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.
Qognify announced the latest release of its VMS Cayuga R14. In recent years, dealing with cybersecurity issues to safeguard video installations has become of utmost importance. One of the best ways to reduce network vulnerabilities associated with video surveillance systems is to make sure that the communication between the different components of the video solution is securely encrypted.
Vintra is making it easier than ever before to deploy their cutting-edge, on-premises video analytics solution, FulcrumAI. Available in bundles that support 20, 50, or 100 deployed cameras, the FulcrumAI Appliance is an all-in-one solution that includes a server running FulcrumAI – configurable for real-time facial recognition and general detection streams.
Wavestore continues to make incremental improvements to its Video Management Software (VMS) with the introduction of v6.16. The latest version of Wavestore’s open platform and highly secure Linux-based VMS includes support for H.265 compression. As a result, Wavestore’s customers are now able to benefit from a considerable reduction in bandwidth and storage capacity requirements due to the efficiency of H.265 over other video formats.
According to a recent report published by business intelligence provider IHS Markit, Genetec was named the world’s number one vendor of Video Management Systems. IHS-reported results from 2015-2018 also point to the company sustaining a 24.1% CAGR for the past 3 years in this category. In the Americas, Genetec remains the leading VMS manufacturer by a wide margin for the eight consecutive years, with an 18.3% share of this $4.1 billion market.
Intelligent Security Systems is demonstrating the latest additions to the company’s portfolio of advanced analytics developed to complement the company’s recently enhanced SecurOS™ v.10 Video Management System (VMS) here at ISC West 2019. Showcased is ISS’ new SecurOS™ FaceX Facial Recognition Solution that significantly expands the ability to accurately recognize faces from different camera angles along with facial expressions under various lighting conditions.
Intelligent Security Systems is demonstrating the company’s new powerful SecurOS™ FaceX facial recognition solution here at ISC West 2019. FaceX delivers the unique capability to accurately recognize individuals’ faces from different camera angles with a host of specific facial characteristics under various lighting conditions. The new native analytics solution is built on the basis of ISS’ recently enhanced SecurOS v.10 Video Management System (VMS) platform, embedding all of FaceX’s functionality including the ability to add and import files, perform searches and more.
Johnson Controls has introduced exacqVision G-Series Micro, an cost-effective video recording solution designed for customers who want to leverage the enhanced accessibility and reliability of cloud video storage with low upfront costs. A compact ‘gateway’ to the cloud, exacqVision G-Series Micro supports the newly released exacqVision Cloud Drive Storage, giving customers an economical option to store, access, and search critical surveillance video in the cloud from up to eight IP cameras.
exacqVision v19.03 is the latest version of the popular VMS software known for its intuitive feature set and simple configuration and maintenance. The features introduced in this latest version provide users with greater flexibility and freedom for business-optimizing results. Enterprise users can now more quickly navigate multiple maps of their facility – easily linking parent maps, child maps to parent maps, and vice versa. This provides much-needed control and oversight to security operators.
Intelligent Security Systems has pragmatically engineered a unique position in the Video Management System (VMS) category driven by the company’s documented innovations in analytics. The combination of ISS’ powerful SecurOS™ VMS with numerous natively developed analytics solutions provides users across a multitude of business categories and applications with unique capabilities. This unique level of embedded system intelligence continues to be validated by multiple patents awarded to ISS for advanced analytics.
Qognify announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire On-Net Surveillance Systems, Inc. (OnSSI) and the OnSSI company SeeTec GmbH. In bringing these award-winning technology solution portfolios together under one roof —including Qognify VisionHub, OnSSI Ocularis, and SeeTec Cayuga— Qognify becomes one of the largest VMS, Video Analytics, PSIM, and critical incident management companies in the world. Qognify is backed by global investment firm Battery Ventures.
Pelco announced the release of VideoXpert (VX) Video Management System (VMS) v3.1. This major update continues to build on what security and surveillance system administrators and operators care most about – Intuitive and responsive user interface features, Mission critical system availability (up-time), Government-grade validated cybersecurity enhancements.
Unlike private sectors, the government-run offices or buildings are the places where people constantly visit for specific purposes, making these official institutions easily become a target for tempted malicious attack by people who might possess strong and negative emotions toward the governments. Despite the fact that these buildings are often guarded with more security staff with arms, it is even more than necessary to set up a solid surveillance system to proactively safeguard the public and its assets.
Johnson Controls has introduced exacqVision video management system (9.6), which empowers users to gain unprecedented insight into their VMS data, while leveraging powerful integrations and essential recording features during network loss. With massive amounts of data continuously being generated by security cameras, access control, intrusion systems and other integrations, exacqVision 9.6 lets users analyze their data to make better business decisions.
Surveon Technology, the complete megapixel solutions provider, is pleased to announce that one of the banks in Bangladesh has adopted Surveon end-to-end solutions. With Surveon Avatar Failover, which supports the system to continuously record through collaborative NVRs, the bank can easily secure the assets of its clients and ensure the safety for all people in every aspect. To avoid any confidential video loss, the bank needed dual copies of recording videos for all time, even if one of NVRs fails.
In a challenging economic climate and with end-users understandably demanding maximum ROI from their investment in video surveillance systems, it might be time for installers to take a closer look at how 360° cameras could give them a competitive edge. Simply put, 360° fisheye lens cameras are able to reduce the cost of video surveillance in many situations as they can be used to monitor very wide or large areas. Cost savings are achieved by significantly reducing the number of cameras needed for video surveillance projects in environments such as airports, hospitals, large office reception areas, retail and public spaces.