New Products

Product Focus: Keypads, Controls & Communicators

Viewing Monitors

Security monitors specifically engineered for NUVICO cameras and DVRs have been released by this manufacturer. Available in 17- and 19-inch in both standard plastic and premium metal housings, the monitors features super wide viewing angles of 160/160 degrees for viewing from any angle, multiple video inputs, 1000:1 contrast ratio and quick response time of five milliseconds.

New Series of Cameras

HAWK-I Security announced new cameras to its product line, including the Hawk-440VIRCD varifocal dome camera; Hawk 308VCD high-resolution color dome camera; Hawk-501RCB color bullet camera; and the Hawk-131PIR color PIR camera.

ASIS Winner for Mobile Video

Optelecom-NKF Inc. and its Siqura TrafficServer were honored by ASIS in its Security’s Best competition. The Siqura TrafficServer, which was judged to be one of the industry’s top transformation products or services, is a video server with embedded analytics for traffic management and incident management.

Compliant Power Midspan

Power over Ethernet solutions provider Phihong recently released an .at compliant midspan which meets the latest IEEE standards. Providing up to 30W per port and in full compliance with the final power specifications IEEE802.3at standard recently released. Phihong’s PoE Plus midspans are available in single-, 4-, 8- and 16-port models.


Access Control

Genetec released the latest version of its IP access control solution Synergis. With this release, Synergis is fully embedded within Genetec’s unified security platform, the Security Center. Customers who install or upgrade to Synergis 3.0 can take advantage of a user interface for monitoring and reporting, Microsoft Active Directory integration and the Federation feature for creating very large virtual systems consisting of multiple access control systems.

Support and Supportive

The latest version of the Pelco Endura IP video surveillance system (v2.1) now supports select Panasonic i-Pro Series network cameras. And, At ASIS 2009 Pelco demonstrated Panasonic i-Pro network cameras operating on the Endura v2.1 platform. Iinitial support for the Panasonic i-Pro network cameras on the Endura platform will include MPEG-4 for live video monitoring, recording, playback and pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera control.

Your Search Agent Software

Vi-Search from Agent VI is a video search and analysis software for instantaneous searches through stored video. The search software enables rapid and effective retrieval and presentation of specific video segments from vast amounts of recorded video. Vi-Search also offers statistical analysis capabilities, such as analysis of motion patterns, traffic flows, and traffic loads.

Wireless Communicator for Commercial Fire

Designed in accordance with UL and NFPA standards, the Uplink Security LLC model 2550-CF from Numerex meets or exceeds fire-safety requirements for major U.S. municipalities and is California Fire Marshal-approved. Compatible with all major alarm control panels, the 2550-CB meets or exceeds requirements for UL bank-vault ratings and is designed to function as the primary or back-up alarm communicator.

Special Protection for Sounders

The Horn/Strobe Damage Stopper® (STI-1210D) from STI helps protect horn/strobe units against vandalism and damage. The UL Listed cover is slotted for horn/strobe units and has an open-backed spacer with conduit knockouts. The polycarbonate is rated –40° to 120°F (-40° to 49°C)

Coming to Market in 2010

Ioimage will release the ioicam sc1dn, a day/night IP camera with built-in, high performance video analytics. The newest addition to ioimage’s series of ioicam intelligent video cameras, the sc1dn will be available for shipping February 2010 and will retail in the U.S. for $990. Easily set up and operated via a standard Web browser, the ioicam sc1dn can be configured and managed using ioimage command center software.

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