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.
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.
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.
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.
Connected to a home Wi-Fi network, SkyBell HD provides a secure way to answer the door using a smartphone or tablet without compromising safety, and also manages video calls sent to authorized mobile devices. With rugged construction built to withstand extreme temperatures and heavy weather, SkyBell HD provides remote monitoring with two-way voice, 180-degree 5x zoom high-definition video and color night vision. It immediately records each visitor at the door, whether they have pushed the doorbell or not. Video recordings are saved to the user’s free cloud account and are available to download to any mobile devices on the SkyBell account.
Extreme long range night vision target detection in pitch darkness and harsh environments can present a challenge. The M7 PTZ EO/IR PTZ FLIR Thermal infrared imaging camera platform can achieve advanced detection, recognition and identification of distant targets at very long ranges with extreme accuracy and precision with highly sensitive, high resolution sensors, Our affordable high sensitivity steerable PTZ flir Thermal imaging systems can be configured with long range germanium telephoto zoom Lenses that offer target detection at 35 kilmeters + range.
Lumens™ Integration Inc. continues to expand its professional PTZ camera line with the introduction of the HD VC-A60S 3G-SDI camera. The camera is equipped with 30x optical zoom which enhances object details in depth, 1080p/60fps, 65° HFoV, robust pan/tilt mechanism, and crystal clear image quality. The camera has a DVI, Component, and CVBS output interface that can output simultaneously. There is an advanced AF/AE/AWB algorithm ensuring a pristine image during the pan/tilt/zoom function, and it comes with the motionless preset feature. This camera is applicable for lecture capture, broadcasting systems, auditoriums, houses of worship, and middle to large-sized venues.
Tamron USA Inc.
Tamron's new ultra-compact Camera Module (Model: MP1010M-VC) with 10X zoom is the first in its class to offer optical image stabilization. Tamron’s proprietary Vibration Compensation (VC) eliminates image blurring, assuring crisp, clear images when images are captured in a vibrating environment. The realized physical size and weight of the compact module are not only optimum for security and surveillance applications but also advantageous for an extensive range of customization, including drones. The video output is compatible with the industry-standard 1920 x 1080 Full HD. The module provides high-resolution, high-quality images optimum for security/surveillance as well as myriad of other applications.
Tamron USA Inc.
Tamron's 1/1.8" 12-50mm F/1.4 IR Mega-Pixel Vari-Focal (Model: M118VG1250IR) addresses the demand for large-size 1/1.8” and 1/2” imagers where distinguished resolving power becomes critically important to make the most of the imaging capabilities of 5-megapixel sensors. An ideal lens for day-and-night mega-pixel surveillance with chromatic aberrations well compensated for delivers improved performance in the NIR bandwidth and well-tuned image quality from corner to corner. The image circle diameter is expanded to permit compatibility with 1/1.8” imagers widely adopted in the security/surveillance market.