CEM Systems, a division of Tyco Security Products, has announced that the Central Bank of Nigeria has selected their AC2000 SE access control and security management system to secure many of its premises across Nigeria. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is charged by the Federal Republic of Nigeria with the overall control and administration of the monetary and financial sector policies of the Federal Government.
Reverse vandalism: CCTV footage seen by millions of people around the world shows that CCTV surveillance isn't always about crime.
A few months ago in Boston, Lincolnshire, the myth surrounding the idea that CCTV is used only as a deterrent to stop crime was well and truly exploded. On prime-time television, viewers around the globe witnessed a group of youths bending a previously vandalised bike-rack back into position, with CCTV images broadcasting the whole incident with crystal-clear quality.
Dealing with legacy systems is a repetitive problem in the security management industry. Meeting the security policy with legacy systems can be tough, maintenance is expensive and integration with other systems is challenging at best; the problems associated with legacy systems are well known.
Over the time it takes for a little acorn to mature into a solid tree standing proud, Moxa has developed from a small technology integrator into a million dollar company that services 60 countries worldwide. With a portfolio of meanwhile more than 400 different products that focus on on industrial networking & control, Moxa has become a major player in the industrial communication industry.
Located in the heart of Muscat, the capital of oil-rich Oman, reside the showrooms of Suhail Bahwan Automobiles. Offering cars from manufacturers such as BMW, Infinity and Nissan, the agency is the largest automobile dealer in Oman with correspondingly large showrooms. With such impressive and lucrative facilities, it is no surprise that the company placed a great deal of emphasis on securing the safety not only of its cars but also the many employees and customers that surround them.
As GIT SECURITY celebrates its first 10 years, better performance and lower cost benefits will continue to make megapixel cameras a major driving force in the industry‘s transition from analog to IP video surveillance systems over the next decade. The clarity and precise detail of megapixel video has convinced customers to embrace the superiority of an IP system's substantially greater resolution over analog and standard definition IP cameras.
Jonas Andersson was appointed senior Vice President for product planning and strategic marketing for the security solutions division of Samsung Techwin in January 2013. He had previously worked for Axis Communications for 18 years in a number of senior roles including Director of Video Product Management and Video Solutions and for the last five years, Business Development Director. He was also Chairman of the ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) Steering Committee from November 2008 until December 2012.
The Macau success story for the German CCTV expert Dallmeier, that has been active in the casino industry since 1997, began in 2003, when the Las Vegas Sands was looking for a surveillance system. Now the company has one of the largest presences within the CCTV industry in Macau.
As a full-range supplier in the field of business aviation, Nuremberg-based Aero-Dienst also demands the highest standards when it comes to security. That is why it is using a completely new video surveillance concept: Modern multifocal sensor systems ensure the security of all four of its hangars including the outdoor areas.
Wikipedia begins the explanation of the term ‚Lens‘ in two short sentences as follows: „...A lens is an optical gathering system that produces a realistic optical image of an object. It is the most important component of optical imaging devices, for example of cameras, binoculars, microscopes, projectors or astronomical telescopes". The decisive point in the explanation is the phrase „most important component" (thank you, Wikipedia). And it‘s therefore always amazing how little attention is given to the choice of the correct lens.