Product Watch

A look at what's new in the market


Integration and More-EasyLobby's secure visitor management integrated with Gallagher's access control system enables issuance of different levels of access to visitors, contractors, employees and temporary workers directly from its Secure Visitor Management (SVM) visitor station. An access control proximity card or other credential can then activate visitor entry.

Look Mom, One Hand-EK Ekcessories' One Hander Card Holder has a protective clear case face that flips open to expose the ID or proximity card for scanning. When closed, its protective shield prevents unauthorized scanning. It holds up to two CAC or TWIC cards and reduces ID card wear and tear.

Silent Power Packs a Punch-Evolis' ZENIUS single-sided color plastic card printer is quiet (46 decibels), compact and modular. Its Premium Suite software has a printing manager for cards and badges in a variety of applications: employee IDs, loyalty cards, student IDs, payment cards, transportation passes and more.

De-Scope Your Business-ExoIS' PeepSafe2.0 gives the ability to de-scope a corporate setting by moving the storage and transmission of cardholder data to a PCI-compliant, hosted environment. The fully managed and customizable secure portal environment uses encrypted e-mail, fax, voice messages, online storage and safe processing of cardholder data.

See in Low Light-Grandstream Networks' 5-megapixel GXV3651_FHD camera is designed for wide-area surveillance applications requiring high resolution and image quality under various light. It provides full HD video imaging (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) at multi-rate H.264 and MJPEG real-time (30fps) video compression to reduce the number of cameras needed.

Small but Strong-ICC's EZ-FOLD wall mount bracket, available in two, four, six and eight rack unit sizes, can be folded to 2.5 inches in height. When unfolded, the arms extend to 15 inches to fit most equipment and panels, plus cable storage space. Once unfolded and securely mounted, the hinges do not bear weight.

A DVR Does More-Infinova's V3061 DVR series integrate multiple technologies, including embedded systems, network and storage. They provide H.264 video and G.711A audio compression; support up to 16 channel local video input with video looping and audio input; PAL and NTSC; and include dual H.264 streaming encoding.

Software, Hardware and Storage-IPVideo's Sentry VMS is now integrated with C3 Fusion's PSIM for additional sensor subsystems. This improves response times and efficiency by seamlessly retrieving access control data along with video. Its purpose-built hardware platform is custom-designed to withstand 24/7 IP security demands.

Mega Decoding-Matrox Graphics' SMD-2 streaming media IP decoder decodes, in parallel, up to 64 QCIF, 16 D1, or 2 HD 1080 streams. By combining multiple boards within a single system, users can decode and display hundreds of IP streams on any video wall.