Product Showcase

Smartphones, PDA and remote connectivity

Project Layout App-Optex's MyOptex project layout App for the iPad allows its sales staff, dealers and integrators to lay out a job site, create an itemized list of products and e-mail it from the field to an end-user, all within minutes. A simple interactive menu that includes all of Optex's outdoor photobeams and passive Infrared (IR) detectors allows users to drag and drop to-scale detection patterns onto a satellite image of the job site.

Load This on Your Android-Version 2.1 of Genetec's Security Center Mobile App features added support within Security Center 5.0; the ability to run the mobile server on either 32-bit or 64-bit Windows operating systems; and is now compatible with Android devices. Users can download the App from the Android Market directly to their device. Alternatively, organizations can make the Android App available on any corporate server so users can deploy it directly Over the Air (OTA).

Smart Security Solutions-DVTel's mobile App supports the Apple iPad and iPhone along with Android and Microsoft Windows phones. The App allows users to monitor multiple cameras at one time; change the viewing pattern with a single touch; control PTZ cameras; integrate advanced video analytics; review playback of recorded video; and start and stop recording-all in real-time on both 3G and WiFi networks.

Dual Version Support-Grandstream Networks' interoperability of their IP surveillance cameras and Tiny Cam Monitor App for Android allows users to monitor video surveillance remotely and control their private or public network of IP cameras, video encoders, DVRs and Webcams from a remote location without any data being sent through a third party. The App is offered in free and pro (paid) versions and can be downloaded from the Android Market; Amazon Appstore; and SlideME Market.

Network Update-QNAP Security's version 1.0.3 of its VMobile network surveillance App for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch improves resolution to CIF (320x240) for iPhone in one- to two-channel display mode and iPad in all channel display modes. Any account on VioStor NVR can connect to an unlimited number of NVR and IP cameras through Wi-Fi and 3G or 4G networks. Once connected, users can enable remote live view and access playback recordings.

Multiple Mobile Support-Lenel Systems' (UTC Fire & Security) OnGuard's mobile monitoring App supports Android, Windows 7, iPad, iPhone smartphones and other wireless devices. Users can limit alarms received to specific monitored zones upon login; view cardholder details including photos for all access events; acknowledge and mark new alarms as "in progress;" run reports against user transactions initiated from the phone; and provide command and control of readers to override pre-set modes during emergencies.

Mobile Business Intelligence-QlikTech's HTML5-based QlikView App on iPad gives users the same business intelligence experience as on their desktops, even allowing them, through bookmarking, to work on a page on their desktop; move to their iPad; and continue right where they left off. The product supports all of the traditional iPad functions and lets users customize their views as well as search for information any way they want.