LILIN North America has introduced its first 4K Ultra HD camera, the UHG1182. The 12.0 megapixel CMOS camera delivers 3840 x 2160 pixel pictures at 30 frames-per-second, or four times the resolution of HDTV 1080p, with razor-sharp detail and brilliant saturated colors. Because it is capable of capturing detailed images across expansive areas, it is perfectly-suited for parking lots, as well as in airports, casinos and city surveillance. The UHG1182 features HDR (high dynamic range) mode, IR-cut filter for day/night imaging, and 4K True H.264 AVC High Profile Video Compression.
D-Tools Inc. announced their newest version of the System Integrator software program. Building upon the architecture of the System Integrator platform which includes a robust D-Tools Cloud infrastructure, this major release adds over 50 significant new productivity features and enhancements that make it faster and easier than ever for Residential and Commercial AV, Higher Ed, and Security integrators, consultants, tech managers and systems designers to perform key functions of their business—estimation, system design, and project management. SI 2016 offers improvements in virtually every functional area including integrations with SupplyStream and QuickBooks Online, purchase order management and numerous improvements to reporting, scheduling, and Mobile Install.
The ADPRO® iFT™ with XOa™ 3 by Xtralis is a remotely programmable NVR and management tool for multisite monitoring and threat detection. It offers remote monitoring features such as arming and disarming, video recording, analytics and an open platform that integrates with third-party software. The platform also integrates with the XOa 3 SecurityPlus Remote Programmable Operating System, allowing security guards to expand their surveillance capabilities through additional features such as smoke verification, building management and business intelligence.
ISONAS Inc. announced Pure Access, a software platform. The software brings new features and functionality to access control that highlights the unique capabilities of a Pure IP hardware solution. The access point configuration wizard allows integrators to handle all diagnostic testing of their wiring at the door and ensure a fully functioning access point all from their mobile device. The completely overhauled look and feel of the user interface provides modern views and workflows while the customizable dashboard provides flexibility in monitoring access points.
Middle Atlantic Products
Middle Atlantic has designed a full range of display carts and stand options to fit every environment. All DisplayStation Series models are economical options that feature built-in power and cable management to create a complete solution that is ideal for facilities needing simple systems. The FlexView™ Series features a sleek design with storage capabilities. FlexView models can accommodate one 90-inch screen and feature a standard or electric lift and an easy-to-access internal Lever Lock system. With the VTC Series Video Cart, integrators have a high-capacity mobile cart that can support two 70-inch displays or one 90-inch display.
Siklu’s palm-sized radios provide your security network uncongested, interference-free, point-to-point wireless connectivity throughout. Multigigabit capacity futureproofs networks to boost performance of myriad video systems and enables support of the latest in advanced camera technologies. The street-level/rooftop wireless radios are easy to install and do not need spectral analysis prior to deployment. This simplifies network design, and expedites installation. Selectable security network topologies include mesh, daisy-chain and ring.
Evolis introduces a new touch screen color option for its range of desktop card printers: Primac, Zenius and Elypso. The touch screen enables users to interact in real time with the printer without being in front of a computer. Set in 16 languages, the touch screen of 2.4 inches is ideal for desk applications and any other use for which the card printer is far from the computer. This new option is a real time saver for users as they can print directly from the options on the screen, or even trigger a cleaning.
Salient’s RED3 Integrated Server combines client, server and switch in one unit. The built-in Class 3 PoE/PoE+ switch provides up to 24 ports of connectivity with up to a 487-watt power budget. RED3 IS is a fully capable client with HDMI and VGA connectors. 24TB storage capacity allows long term video retention. The RED3 IS includes 16 or 24 channels of fully licensed CompleteView VMS software, 3 years of software updates and a 3-year warranty. With the RED3 IS just add cameras for a professional class video surveillance solution.
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Safe Zone CM™ contains a specially formulated pepper gel that can temporarily incapacitate a violent assailant, allowing employees to evacuate or time for police to respond, without permanently injuring others. The pepper gel projects up to 25 feet — preventing the need to get close to an armed or violent person, yet won’t spread throughout the facility. Safe Zone CM is housed in a wall-mountable steel cabinet locked to prevent unauthorized access, but easily opened by designated personnel. The newest model includes a bleeding control trauma kit to treat mass casualty victims until emergency medical help arrives, increasing survivability for the gravely injured.
Delta Scientific announced their new HC2055 anti-terrorist barrier. In an experiment, the electromechanically controlled anti-terrorist barricade decisively stopped a 15,000 pound test vehicle traveling at 51 miles per hour. The HD2055 barrier not only stops the vehicle but also contain any explosives on board. The new HD2055 barricade features an easy-to-install shallow foundation with an environmentally-friendly electromechanical actuator which utilizes a sophisticated cam design that accelerates and de-accelerates the barrier road plate during raising and lowering. This reduces the lifting and closing force down to zero at the end of each stroke, dramatically increasing the life of the lifting mechanism.
Wavestore have released the newest features for their V6 Video Management and WaveView client software. Wavestore’s new graphical display had been updated with a fresh new look featuring updated icons and graphics, making it even more intuitive to use. The addition of dockable components and configurability of the live event stream window provides an enhanced user experience which gives the ability for individual operators to arrive at their pre-customized screen layouts each time they log in. V6 also introduces camera shortcut keys using the keyboard number pad for added convenience and security enhancements.
Bosch, Genetec, and SecureXperts have collaborated in the design and development of an IP video solution that is resilient against unauthorized access, malware, brute force cracking and other exploit techniques. It uses Credentialed High Assurance Video Encryption (CHAVE™) technology to provide highly secure identification and authentication through multi-factor smart card credentials. This makes it ideal for mission critical applications and infrastructure protection.
Alarm Lock Systems Inc.
New from Alarm Lock, the Trilogy® T2 DL2700LD with LocDown™ is ideal for K-12 school and campus security. This standalone wireless keyless digital access lock includes a lock-down keyfob, while the lock’s bright visual lockdown indicator bar on the inner door, confirms it was locked down. Using convenient digital PIN codes, the wireless standalone lock, features rugged Grade 1 durability, and can be installed in under an hour, neatly, affordably retrofitting any standard lockset. For multi-classroom users, up to 50 keyfobs can be supported on each lock and each keyfob can control up to four locks for remote lockdown activation, up to 100 feet away.
Camden Door Controls
Camden Door Controls unveiled its SureWave™ CM-330 Series of active infrared, hands-free switches. All models are wireless ready and can function as area detectors with an operating range of up to six feet. This capability is an especially significant benefit for assisting the disabled and for applications such as at double shipping doors. SureWave™ CM-330 Series switches are ROHS and ADA compliant. The rugged construction and heavy duty relay rating make SureWave™ switches ideal for use on low-energy automatic doors, drive-up windows, and interior and exterior doors - virtually any door control application.
Camden Door Controls
CM-110SK is a single door, multifunctional stand-alone keypad, with a Wiegand output for interfacing to an access control system. This unit supports up to 2000 users with a 4 digit PIN. The unit has many extra features including lock output current short circuit protection, anti-tamper, and a backlit keypad. Housed in a strong, vandal proof zinc alloy electroplated case; it's suitable for mounting in both indoor and harsh outdoor environments. The electronics are fully potted so the unit is waterproof and conforms to IP68.
Canon U.S.A. introduced the VB-H652LVE, its new infrared outdoor-ready Fixed Dome Network Camera which has a vandal-resistant, water-tight housing and optional heater unit making it suitable for installation in many climates. It is equipped with four built-in IR illuminators that enable video to be captured in little to no visible light, and an Auto Focus function for clear focusing on subjects both near and far away. It offers analog video output and installation controls for simple camera positioning during installation, and multiple power options including 24 V AC, 12 V DC, PoE and PoE+ provide further installation flexibility.
STANLEY Security announced the launch of BEST® SHELTER™, a responsive lockdown solution, designed specifically for educational K-12 business and healthcare environments. A multi-purpose fob permits a fast and easy lockdown of one door, hallway or entire building. The SHELTER network components can be configured to initiate a signal to a pre-installed access control system or alarm systems, allowing immediate communication with first responders. When the lock has been properly placed in lockdown mode, an interior light will show its lockdown status. The system can be configured from any web-browser thanks to the cloud-based software.
Cinch Systems Inc
CINCH systems, Inc. announced Rampart Vehicle Barrier System controls with data collection functionality. The Rampart VBS is a high-security control and data (event) logging system for precise vehicle barrier/bollard and door/security gate management. The Rampart VBS utilizes patented End-To-End AES Encryption for secure system communication with a memory capacity to log and store 233 million entry/exit events—delivering reliable, split-second barrier activation with forensic data.
The Z-Wave Home Security Suite Premium pairs with the Wink Hub (sold separately) to create a customizable, expandable home security system, all controllable via an Android or iOS app. This set includes three door-window sensors, a motion sensor, and a light/siren that warns intruders. Once the system is assembled and connected, you can survey activity and control reactions via your Apple or Android smartphone or tablet. Once the products are connected via the Wink Hub, you can sync sensors to other products to trigger actions, such as a light turning on when motion is detected.
Southwest Microwave continues aggressive expansion of its suite of INTREPID™ intelligent perimeter detection systems with the launch of the INTREPID UniZone™ Plug-and-Deploy Fence Detection Sensor. Offering unprecedented ease of installation and deployment, UniZone is a high-performance, standalone intrusion sensor designed to reliably and cost-effectively protect smaller critical infrastructure sites vulnerable to terror attack, sabotage, asset theft or liability risk.
VantagePoint by EyeSpy Security combines the most precise and reliable positioning technologies available with unlimited number of pre-designed and custom discreet tracking devices to create an easy-to-use, adaptable and cost-efficient asset tracking and theft recovery solution. It is an ideal solution for retailers, transportation companies and law enforcement to use in sting operations and to track and recover stolen or missing assets, investigate crime, reduce employee theft, and protect high-value and specialty items such as jewelry, art, laptops, cellphones, pharmaceuticals, marijuana, tobacco, cargo and freight and others.
DATA-TRONIX announced a new hardware-based system for the distribution of HD audio/video content over existing IP networks. This solution means properties can now utilize the existing IP infrastructure to add HD video distribution without the additional expense of installing new wiring. The VidCasterIP system is designed for use in a wide variety of applications such as sports books, arenas, convention centers, conference rooms, retail, bars, and restaurants with large TV systems. Operation is as simple and intuitive as using an iPad or PC. The VidCasterIP system can be scaled to a matrix size of 40 HD inputs and as many as 176 HD display screens.
Matrox Graphics Inc.
Matrox® Graphics Inc. today announced that it is expanding the Matrox Maevex™ product line of encoders and decoders with a new range of products designed for multiple real-time encoding, streaming, transcoding, and recording. The Maevex 2 product line will feature a variety of form factors, including PCI Express® cards, stand-alone appliances and OEM versions of the hardware and software, capable of supporting up to 64 channels of 4K capture, real-time encoding and streaming in a single 5U rack for high-density applications.
URC introduced HomeSet, a streamlined system optimized for the home security solutions channel. This is a completely new system build from the ground up by URC— new technology, new hardware, new software. It utilizes cloud-based programming and maintenance, and offers cloud compatibility with other cloud-based systems. HomeSet integrates with Z-Wave devices, Nest®, SONOS® and hundreds of other popular devices, and can control up to eight rooms. The included HomeSet app is unique and allows rapid launching of up to eight embedded apps including full compatibility with control apps from every major security and alarm panel manufacturer.
Videotec have launched the ULISSE2, a new Full-IP generation of the renowned ULISSE PTZ range for outdoor surveillance. Completely reengineered to give the absolute maximum performance, the new ULISSE2 PTZ offers complete management of all IP ONVIF-S third-party cameras, both visible and thermal imaging, with direct access via a browser to the camera’s interface for setup and diagnostics, as a single IP address. The full-IP connectivity, with ONVIF-S protocol, allows you to control P&T positioning plus all camera functions, including the wiper, washer pump, presets, illuminators activation and setup through the network using the most popular VMS on the market.