MPEG-4 Web Server
CPcam releases its latest product, which provides solutions for both the security and IT industries. The new 1-channel MPEG-4 web server (CPN102) turns any computer into a powerful DVR with these features: GPRS, video/audio support (recording and transmitting), motion detection and real-time remote surveillance. It also supports static, dynamic IP and DHCP for network connection.
For more information, visit www.cpcamcctv.com.
Accessories Optimize Smoke Detectors
System Sensor now offers a line of accessories designed to optimize the capabilities of the company’s i3 Series of photoelectric smoke detectors. The series includes both 2-wire and 4-wire photoelectric detectors, which are available with or without a fixed 135s F thermal sensor.
Accessories for the i3 Series detectors include:
i3 Loop Test/Maintenance Module—interprets the i3 remote maintenance signal, provides a visual indication when the two-wire i3 detector requires cleaning and transmits the maintenance signal to the panel.
i3 Sensitivity Reader—dramatically simplifies sensitivity measurement using an infrared signal, eliminating the need for voltmeters, magnets and a physical connection.
i3 Reversing Relay/Synchronization Module—allows all i3 Sounder detectors on the loop to sound when one alarms by reversing the polarity to the detector zone. The module also synchronizes all detectors on the loop.
i3 Removal Tool—simplifies servicing of i3 detectors by attaching to a standard extension pole or broom handle.
i3 Adapter Bracket—provides a professional finished appearance for retrofit installations.
For more information, visit www.systemsensor.com.
Network DVR Series
Ameba Technology introduces the Network DVR-R300 Series as the newest addition to its line of surveillance products. Key features of the Network DVR-R300 Series include: available in 4-, 8- and 16-channel models; up to 400GB internal storage capacity; built-in CD-RW; display quality max 720 X 480 resolution; max 60FPS recording and real-time live view; remote surveillance and back-up through TCP/IP; RS-485 and RS-232 for PTZ speed dome; and IR remote controller.
For more information, visit www.amebacctv.com.
Access Control Annunciator Systems
The 7200 Series Annunciator Systems from Dortronics Systems, Inc. feature a flexible design that can be configured from a wide component menu, is expandable in zone increments and can be configured to provide precise monitoring and control of hundreds of doors and zones. They are designed for specialized applications such as mantraps that demand more complex systems operation.
The modular design allows the system to be easily and efficiently customized to meet specific users’ needs and to accommodate future system expansion. The 7200 Annunciator panels are available for console or rack mounted use. Doors can be remotely unlocked to allow momentary access or extended free access using the panels. The 7200 Series panels are available in four zone increments to monitor or control over a hundred doors for console or rack mounted use.
For more information, visit www.dortronics.com.
Fiber Optic Transceivers
American Fibertek’s series of channel fiber optic transceivers are designed to transmit 10-bit digitized video over a singlemode optical fiber. The new 95685SL Series multi-channel bi-directional system and the 96400SL Series multi-channel system are designed for large networked video surveillance systems employing fixed and PTZ camera systems. The 96400SL Series Singlemode Fiber Optic Multi-channel System provides 64-channel input and output of 10-bit digitized video over one singlemode fiber. The 95685SL Series Singlemode Fiber Optics Multi-channel System delivers 56-channel input and output of 10-bit digitized video over one singlemode fiber with the addition of two multi-protocol bi-directional data channels to control PTZ camera systems and accessories.
For more information, visit www.americanfibertek.com.
Day/Night Network Camera
The ELMO SN2230IP Day/Night network camera incorporates a built-in web server with a dual compression format, network interface and analog video output in a single unit. This full-featured outdoor camera with wide dynamic range and high sensitivity captures almost every detail, even in lighting conditions that range from brilliant and glare to nearly complete darkness. Built-in IR illumination provides extra light and works with camera’s day/night functions during darkness. A weatherproof IP66-rated housing protects it against the elements. The SN2230IP delivers simultaneous MPEG4 and MJPEG output over the network to make video viewable by standard web browsers or through PC software, at the same time that their NTSC video outputs are sent to an analog CCTV system for display or recording.
For more information, visit www.elmousa.com.
Indoor/Outdoor Analog Cameras
The SuperDome SeriesV1700 indoor and outdoor analog PTZ dome cameras from Infinova now include Up-the-Coax PTZ control data as a standard selectable protocol and fully compatible with Coaxitron type controllers. Both video and PTZ control data are transmitted over the coaxial cable. This can produce cost savings, particularly when fixed cameras are replaced with PTZ cameras or in new installations—additional twisted wire to carry the PTZ control data is not required.
For more information, visit www.infinova.com.
Matrix Switching System
The Matrix System 650 is the newest addition to Panasonic’s line of matrix switching systems. In addition to supporting systems with up to 256 cameras and 32 monitors, the Matrix System 650 can accommodate up to 16 WJHD300A Series DVRs, which can be networked for remote surveillance on any computer. Features include GUI control, which can be viewed in eight different languages, and multiple point control employing up to 16WV-CU650 System Controllers. The Matrix System 650 can be programmed with “events” to activate preset camera movements, recording settings and monitor assignments in response to triggered alarms or time/date settings.
For more information, visit www.panasonic.com.
Security Management Software
The ASI 2000 Security Integrator from Access Specialties, Inc. is security management and access control integration software with a variety of enhancements. Version 3.11 includes new audit capabilities for improved user accountability, enhanced database partitioning options for more restricted viewing of cardholder records, a new hot key for instant access to frequently used transaction activity screens and real-time muster report.
For more information, visit www.access-specialties.com.
Wireless Access Control Interface
The IG 900 Series wireless products from IMAG are for residential and industrial applications; IG 900-1 at doors and IG 900-2 at the host end. Designed for those hard-to-wire doors and gates, these units are effective for 1,500 feet through standard construction and 3,000 feet line of sight using standard antennas. A powerful transmission range enables users to maintain a stable link while assuring easy and cost-effective installations.
For more information, visit www.imag.com.
Digital Video Management Software
DigitalSENTRY 3.0 is the newest version of the DigitalSENTRY digital video management systems software from Integral Technologies. DigitalSENTRY 3.0 encompasses the complete four-channel remote audio support; Windows XPe Operating System; ActiveAlert intelligent video analysis integration; Dual-Mode (Hybrid) IP camera compatibility and integration with IPIX’s CommandView 360° camera. This version also features Integral’s new Easy Admin Wizard, enabling users to create their own library of preconfigured settings, simplifying the DigitalSENTRY set-up process even further.
For more information, visit www.integraltech.com.
Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel
The MS-9600LS from Fire-Lite Alarms is a two-loop advanced addressable fire alarm control panel. Ideal for retrofit projects, the new MS-9600LS communicates to devices over the standard, unshielded fire wire up to 10,000 feet, allowing conventional systems to be updated to addressable systems without replacing the wire, thus providing savings. The MS-9600LS panel uses high-speed communications called LiteSpeed that simultaneously polls 10 devices. This new technology provides a fast cycle time from inception of alarm detection to point of notification and permits up to 318 devices per loop to be polled in less than 10 seconds. When fitted with the second loop card, (SLC-2) the panel accommodates a total of 636 devices—318 detectors and 318 modules.
For more information, visit www.firelite.com.
Visiontech’s VIRXDQ Series infrared dome cameras utilize IR technology and feature Visiontech’s 3-axis gimble design that allows the camera to mount on any surface for correct monitor viewing. The cameras feature 1/3” 580 TV lines HQ resolution, 0 lux, 24 VAC and EX-View Sony CCD surrounded by weatherproof aluminum armor. The VIRXDR can see up to 75 ft. in total darkness with its state-of-the-art 10-bit data processor, 21 LEDs and true day/night image conversion with movable cut-filter.
For more information, visit www.visiontechintl.com.
Weatherproof Fire Alarm Notification Appliances
Wheelock Inc.’s line of weatherproof fire alarm appliances provide resistance to temperatures ranging from -31°F to 150°F (-35°C to 66°C) and are rated for 75 candela @ -35°. The line includes the Weatherproof Strobe, Audible Strobe, Audible Horn and Multitone Strobe, all which meet or exceed the latest requirements of NFPA 72 (National Fire Alarm Code), UL Standard 1638 (Standard for Visual Signaling Appliances) and UL464 (Standard for Audible Signaling Appliances). Furthermore, the strobes can be synchronized with Wheelock’s SM and DSM Sync Modules and/or the PowerPath PS-12/24 8CP & MP Power Supply, which utilizes Wheelock’s Patented Sync Protocol.
For more information, visit www.wheelockinc.com.
Color LCD Displays
Honeywell’s new e-Series and System Series, 17- and 19-inch color LCD monitors, have low radiation and reduced flickering; they minimize hazards to operators, allowing for continuous use. The easy-to-install, lightweight monitors in the HMLCD product line are tailor made for applications requiring precise imaging in single or picture-in-picture mode with a variety of video signal input types. Advanced functionality, including a large viewing area and high resolution, provide crisp images for security applications.
For more information, visit www.honeywell.com.
Interactive Wireless Security System
The AAA+ wireless alarm system from The Skylink Group provides remote monitoring capability via telephone or cell phone by calling the automated control panel and entering a password. Once dialed into the control panel, the user is able to monitor the sensors on the doors and windows and turn on/off a wireless device by the push of a button. When sensors detect an intrusion, the voice dialer connected to the control panel can be set to either call the client immediately and/or dial a monitoring station. Indication of which sensor has been triggered is given.
For more information, visit www.skylinkhome.com.
Portable ID Badging
TransTech Systems offers a portable system to take ID badging on the road, creating secure ID badges quickly and easily with a complete turnkey portable system. Configured systems include a camera, ID card printer, software, card stock, cables and optional biometric enrollment devices. All can be combined with an optional specially designed transportable case and laptop.
For more information, visit www.ttsys.com.
LCD and CRT Monitor Mounts
The Deep Dual Arm Wall Mount from Winsted can be used for LCD’s up to 30 inches, uses a VESA mount, extends up to 15 15/16 inches, has a capacity of 40 pounds, and is available in black or silver. Additional LCD mounting options available in black or silver include the Pivot/Pitch Wall Mount or Deep Single Arm Wall Mount. The Single Display Ceiling Mount, Dual Swing-Out Arm Wall Mount and Swing-Out Arm with Three Pivot Points are available in black. The new CRT mounts include a Suspended Ceiling Tile Kit, Wall Mounting Arm, Universal TV Mount and TV Mounting Base. Additional accessories include an Offset Fixed Ceiling Plate, Flat Fixed Ceiling Plate, Finished Ceiling Plate and Extension Tubes.
For more information, visit www.winsted.com.
Updated Monitoring Software
The new software version 2.0 for the S2 NetBox from S2 Security Corporation is available as an update to systems under the S2 NetBox software maintenance plan. It includes integration of recorded video, video motion alarms, the integration of access control with central station-monitored alarm panels and many individual feature enhancements. The video integration lets users of Dedicated Micros DV-IP and new DS-2 model recorders control recording and playback from S2 NetBox’ browser-based user interface. Alarms can be generated as a result of video motion detected by the cameras, and event video can be replayed with a single mouse click. In addition, the new version makes it possible to disarm alarms as a result of card access and to automatically rearm them when activity levels indicate that a building is unoccupied.
For more information, visit www.s2sys.com.