Built in 2003, Walsall Academy in Bloxwich, West Midlands is a state-of-the-art educational facility that offers 1,150 secondary students the opportunity to specialize in science, technology and performing arts along with a wide range of academic and work-related courses. The Academy recently upgraded to the Avigilon HD Surveillance System to better protect its high value areas and safeguard staff and students.
The owner management of Mr. Smith, a company that manufactures and sells gardening tools, is in the fourth generation. Young visitors of the discotheque in the neighboring industrial area have been climbing over the wire mesh fence at night and products exhibited outside are often damaged or even completely destroyed. Inside, there are irregularities at the checkouts too. This is why Mr. Smith Junior decided to improve and extend the video surveillance system.
The new high definition color camera „Tauri-HD 02150 SDI“ from Kappa delivers brilliant images in the 16:9 format. A Kodak 2/3" CCD, 14-bit signal processing and 64 dB dynamic range constitute the technical basis for uncompressed images in real time that meet highest standards. The currently smallest high definition CCD camera on the market convinces not only with its performance, but also with an attractive price.
Samsung has introduced the SCV-2081R, a high performance, compact, vandal-resistant dome camera which has built-in IR LEDs enabling it to capture 600 TV lines resolution images at night, without the user incurring the cost of providing supplementary lighting.
Suitable for a wide range of internal and external applications such as offices, retail stores, schools and hospitals, the IP66 rated SCV-2081R will work effectively in more demanding environments that are prone to severe or varying weather conditions as well as tampering or physical attack.
The Regensburg company Dallmeier has always been well known for pioneering spirit and innovations. Dallmeier now presents a new Video appliance. We interviewed Dieter Dallmeier, chief executive and company founder about the background to the new appliance.
GIT-SECURITY.com: Mr Dallmeier, what exactly does the term "Appliance" mean?
Ganz C-AllView is a range of high speed, ruggedised vandal resistant day/night high speed Pan & Tilt camera, sealed to IP67 and designed to be installed in harsh and challenging environments or areas where the camera unit may be liable to experience physical abuse.
When it comes to new security installations, Internet protocol (IP)-based systems are growing in prevalence as viable options alongside traditional analog-based approaches. IP is here to stay and it offers a myriad of benefits. But navigating the road to IP requires careful consideration of many factors, from network infrastructure to physical security needs.
Security camera systems don't have human intelligence - but intelligent video analytics are the next best thing. Few new technologies have excited the imagination of video security professionals like video analytics.
The diverse, complex and constantly evolving safety and security markets mean that senior security professionals and decision makers need to ensure they remain that one step ahead of the game. Continuous industry changes and best practice methods are not to be taken for granted, as the consequences could be devastating. As such, the opportunity to embrace and explore unrivalled, innovative, security solutions on an international scale, is one not to be missed. Two of the shows related to Safety and Security, Ifsec and International Firex open their doors from May 16-19.
As part of the Cisco Smart+Connected Communities initiative, Cisco today announced a series of safety and security product innovations powered by a comprehensive medianet architecture to help cities, enterprises, small businesses and partners transform the way they protect people, property and critical infrastructure.