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CCTV / IP Video Industry 'News in Brief' - April 2008


Bosch Security Systems have supplied an array of video monitoring equipment, to help secure the various stadia used in the recently held 26th African Cup of Nations football competition. The contest which was hosted in Ghana, required four locations to be comprehensively monitored, with operations being controlled from both local and regional control centres. . more info. on this story ...
Photo (right) - The footbal Stadium in Tamale, Ghana >>

US based Nox Defense have launched a new RFID based covert tagging product, designed to interface with CCTV systems, to allow intruders and thieves to be electronically tracked without their knowledge. According to a Press Release on 'PRWeb.com', the FBI have already taken up the product. - more info. on this story ...

Pelco have recently received the Best New Product award at the 3rd Annual World Game Protection Conference held in Las Vegas. The Endura Mapping product was recognised by the casino industry as offering a flexible and intuitive interface, providing a detailed mapping function within a network environment - more info. on this story

In advance of the ISC West Security Show, Pelco have also announced the launch of their latest Spectra IV IP dome camera. Commenting on the new arrival, Dan Scroggins, Prouct Marketing Manager said "Spectra IV IP offers Pelco customers the ultimate in network dome performance, mechanical performance, reliability, integration flexibility and configuration options".
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An IndigoVision IP Video solution has been deployed to protect the Madhya Pradesh State Mansion situated in India's capital city of New Delhi. This important local government building is the administrative centre for the country's largest state, and it's security is overseen by the State's Commissioner of Police. The 'Control Centre' IP Video and Alarm management software, allows both live and recorded images and audio to be monitored by the security team, tasked with tackling a whole range of security issues.
Photo (left) - The Madhya Pradesh State Mansion in New Delhi
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On-Net Surveillance Systems Inc (OnSSI) have used the ISC West event to introduce their latest innovative product called Ocularis. Designed to provide a unique intuitive user interface, exceptional functionality and infinite scaleability, the package provides a total solution for large scale IP Video management applications - more info. on this story ...

Photo (right) - A screenshot from the new OnSSI Ocularis control system

CCTV Photo - Bosch Video surveillance systems protect visitors to the Oktoberfest 2006 event in Germany - photo copyright Bosch Security Systems

ioimage, the specialist 'intelligent' video application specialist has appointed Mr. John Whiteman as Vice President and General Manager of ioimage North America. He joins the company with over 20 years experience working in the security industry. - more info. on this story

In a seperate news release, the company have also confirmed entering into a partnership agreement with Orsus, to integrate the ioimage video analytics systems with their Situator 'situation management' software. This will allow a fully integrated management approach to situational planning. - more info. on this story

US based Eptascape are launching their new MPEG-7 based remote site monitoring technology at the ISC West Show in Las Vegas. - more info. on this story

DVTel have announced the deployment of their advanced unified intelligent Security Operations Center (iSOC), to the Tarrant Regional Water District. The systems have been installed at a range of facilities over 10 counties, to provide enhanced operations for both water supply and flood relief infrastructure -
more info. on this story
Photo (right) - A Water Treatment Plant as covered by DVTel's recent installation

CCTV Photo - Sanyo VDC-DP7585 IP 66 rated Day / Night vandal resistant dome - copyright Sanyo Europe

Canadian recording specialist March Networks, have completed the acquisition of Cieffe S.p.A. and it's sister company Insignis S.r.l.. Milan based Cieffe are best known for their IP Video MegaPixel cameras and servers, widely used in mission critical applications such as airport, government and financial institutions - more info. on this story

Italian manufacturer Videotec S.p.A. have announced the expansion of their far eastern operation, with a move to new expanded office, showroom and warehouse facilities in Hong Kong.

Arecont Vision, US based manufacturers of IP Video MegaPixel cameras, have recently announced the appointment of Mr. Michael Hodor as their new National Sales Manager. Michael joins the company with 15 years experience of the electronic security industry. - more info. on this story

Bosch Security Systems have appointed Mr. Paul Wong as their new Managing Director responsible for all UK sales operations. With over 22 years experience in the security industry, over the last eight years, Paul has sat on both the CCTV Section and CCTV Technical Committee of the BSIA, and served as Chairman of the Electronic Security Section (CCTV) and UK CCTV Expert for the British Standards Institute (BSI) . . more info. on this story ...
Photo (right) - Bosch Security Systems new MD, Mr Paul Wong >>

Mango DSP a providor of intelligent video servers for video surveillance and Homeland Security applications, are entering into a partnership agreement with Steelbox Networks, to provide high speed video analysis and delivery solutions, optimised for large scale deployments. - more info. on this story In a seperate news release, the company have also confirmed the launch of their IVS 3.0 analytic rule based management interface. - more info. on this story

Lumenera Corporation have just announced the latest additions to their MegaPixel camera range. The model Li165 is specifically designed for low light monitoring of moving subjects, with 1.4MP resolution streamed at 15 ips using MJPEG / H264; the Li175 variant has a 1.3MP imager streaming at up to 21 images per second, with on board video analytics capability - more info. on this story ...

Canada based ImmerVision, the specialist developer of panoramic imaging technology, has apponted Mr. Yves Messier as their new Vice President - Video Surveillance Applications. The company's unique panomorph lens fits any standard 1/3" camera, and the images are then 'unwrapped' by a software application.. . - more info. on this story
Photo (right) - Yves Messier, new VP - Video Surveillance Applications


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