Genetec Inc. unveiled AutoVu Flexreader, a new offering that brings powerful ALPR (Automatic License Plate Recognition) capabilities to suitable IP video surveillance cameras supported by the Genetec Security Center unified platform. AutoVu Flexreader enables organizations to use existing IP cameras to identify and track license plates of vehicles. End users can additionally benefit by extending their security operations to access the full ALPR feature set of Security Center AutoVu, and take advantage of valuable data-mining tools and graphical reports. Unknown or suspect vehicles can trigger specific alarms and activate video surveillance recording to help decrease response time and support investigations.
The GURU Smartphone App saves maintenance time and costs by working in conjunction with unique QR codes on March Networks NVRs and IP cameras. It allows technicians to quickly run security and inventory audit reports, access serial numbers and warranty status, troubleshoot issues, view tutorials and manuals, submit express RMAs and more. GURU is available for free from the App Store or Google Play.
3M Security Systems
3M announced the second upgrade to 3M Plate Alert Analytical ALPR Software, making it the first ALPR software by data fusion analytics even better. Plate Alert is an advanced and comprehensive back-office software that features new capabilities for officers and uses proactive alerts and data fusion analytics to provide instant and useful information for law enforcement. <@
AutoVu Free-Flow, a module of the Genetec AutoVu automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) solution, increases parking enforcement efficiency by providing a real-time inventory of vehicles parked illegally in monitored parking lots. Officers can easily identify lots with unenforced violations and optimize their patrol route based on real-time information.
PureTech System Inc.
The latest patent issued to PureTech Systems for Man Overboard Detection furthers the company’s developments of geospatial video analytics. The new technology claimed is aimed at two specific needs of the end-user, accurate detection and low false alarm rates. The patent also addresses the use of fall characteristics to accurately classify a fall event while suppressing non-fall situations that could otherwise create a false alarm.
Interfocus Technologies announced a partnership with Cylance Inc. to integrate their leading endpoint management solution and CylancePROTECT®, Cylance’s innovative endpoint malware prevention product powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. The joint solution will strengthen organizations against cyber attacks and deliver never-before-seen visibility into what applications, and potentially unwanted programs, reside on endpoints throughout their networks.
Vicon Industries Inc.
Vicon’s new VMS, ValerusTM, is an easy-to-install and operate video solution built on true open standards for optimized interoperability. Its thin client architecture and central licensing offer ground breaking steps towards the future of security solutions. The advanced design is based on flexibility and scalability for cost effective return on your security investment. Based on years of experience in the security market and a look forward to the future, Vicon’s new platform supports today’s conventional network systems and is ready for the expanding world of cloud computing.
Avigilon Appearance Search video analytics technology is a sophisticated search engine for video data. It sorts through hours of footage with ease, to quickly locate a specific person of interest across an entire site. The technology can dramatically improve incident response time and enhance forensic investigations by allowing operators to build robust video evidence and create a powerful narrative of events.