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Data Loss Prevention

The ioPLEX from Avtec Systems, a subsidiary of CVG, Inc., is an IP access gateway that powers transparent delivery of critical data circuits and services over packet-switched networks via industry-standard pseudowire emulation end-to-end (PWE3) encapsulation. Featuring Assured DeliveryTM, in which diverse-path routing, packet reordering, intelligent reconstruction and other technologies are employed to guarantee data delivery, ioPLEX is ideal for applications in which data loss during network transit is unacceptable. Visit 161.

Powering Edge Devices

Altronix’s NetWay Mid-Spans are IEEE 802.3af compliant and designed to power video and access control edge devices. Products include: NetWay8 with 8 ports rated at 15.4W max, two ports are selectable for 30W higher-current devices; NetWay16 with 16 ports at 15.4W, four ports are selectable to 30W; NetWay1 single port mid-span injector with PoE shutdown; NetWayXT extends range 100m (328’) increments; NetWay1512 and NetWay3012 enables compatibility with non-PoE compliant devices. All NetWay midspans and adapters are UL/cUL listed for Information Technology Equipment (UL60950-1). Visit 179.

More Resources to the Rescue!

Brivo Systems’ Brivo AppStack, a catalog of complementary security management resources, is now available with Brivo’s hosted ACS WebService. AppStack’s complementary services share data and tightly bound processes with Brivo’s core hosted access control application, and range from video integration and ID Badging to workforce management and parking reservation allocation. Customers can choose one or multiple software additions to their security management system and manage them all via the Brivo Web-hosted interface. Visit 174.

Meeting the Smaller Guy’s Needs

NEXUS 220 from Amano Security Systems, Inc. is a scalable access control system for small-to-medium organizations comprised of Web client software and a complete range of system hardware. This fully redundant IP system combines ease of installation and configuration with the capability of controlling up to 128 doors. The system also includes MIFARE reader support and seamlessly integrates with Sagem biometric systems. Visit 162.

Readers Get the ‘Okay’ for Use with PIV Smart Cards

Cherry Electrical Products, Inc.’s SR-4300 ExpressCard reader and ST-1210 stand-alone smart card readers are now FIPS201 certified by the General Services Administration (GSA) for use with Personal Identification Verification (PIV) smart cards. The ST-1210 is a CCID-compliant, low-profile USB contacting reader designed for one-hand operation. The SR-4300 ExpressCard reader is already being bundled with notebooks for applications in federal government agencies but is also suitable for a broad range of non-government applications. Visit 163.

It’s All in the Family

Keri Systems’ access control platform, NetXtreme (NXT), includes a family of TCP/IP-based Controllers, I/O Expansion Boards and RS-485 Proximity Readers. Because the controllers have a TCP/IP port on-board, no Ethernet/LAN adaptors are required. Each controller has an embedded unique MAC address, which the software uses to discover the controllers on a subnet; the customer then assigns IP addresses within their domain for system management. Visit 177.

All-In-One Access Control

Cogent Systems’ ID-Gate is a multi-function, biometrically-secured access control device that is FIPS 201-PIV and TWIC compliant. The ID-Gate features an integrated keypad, a contact and contactless smart card reader and fingerprint scanner all-in-one device. Visit 164.

Intercom over IP

Commend’s Intercom Client is a software product that provides its full function intercom Master Station on PC screen, using PC speakers and microphone. It allows a connection to the Intercom Server via Intercom over IP (IoIP®). A video screen displays the pictures of IP-cameras which are transmitted via TCP/IP. Visit 165.

Performing Well Within Bandwidth Boundaries

DVTel’s Longitude™ IP Access Control is an open, software-based solution with standard features that include: access control; alarm monitoring; graphical maps; automation; reporting; and a browser-based user interface. The standard browser-based user interface provides comprehensive functionality without the need for client software. The optional Windows-based Thick Client provides exceptional performances in bandwidth-limited situations. Visit 166.

Printers Seek Added Enhancements

HID Global’s new enhancements to the Fargo C30e and DTC400e printers include: improved control over magnetic stripe encoding; improved JIS II Magnetic Encoding compatibility; a broader Microsoft Operating System support; and more efficient rewritable print jobs. Visit 167.

One More for the Team

Stemming from a recent partnership with I&A System Co., Ltd., a South Korean card printer manufacturer, Identicard now offers the SMART card printer line to the U.S. market. Available in versions for single-sided or dual-sided printing, it is a compact, lightweight ID card printer equipped with user convenience features, includes customer-friendly software tools and provides the optional ability to encode magnetic stripe, or contact or contactless chip cards. Visit 168.

Keypad Reader Meets High Security Needs

The Schlage SXF2110 mid-range keypad reader from Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies is ideal for higher security applications where two factor (card and/or pin number) authentications are desirable. In addition to a keypad, the reader contains both 125 kHz proximity and 13.56 MHz contactless smart card capability in one unit. This one reader handles all applicable ISO standards (14443 and 15693). Visit 169.

A Card with a Design

Magicard’s portable (weighs just 4.4 kg - 9.7 lbs) Pronto is a compact and secure single-feed color ID card printer that produces secure color or monochrome cards. A choice of 4 standard security watermark designs is selectable via the driver. It features an intuitive operation with a simple 3-color LED status indicator, a USB interface and plug & play Microsoft Windows 2000, XP and Vista compatible software drivers. Visit 170.

Access Control in Threes

Tyco International’s new Kantech EntraPass v4.01 access control software is available in three different versions; EntraPass Special Edition; EntraPass Corporate Edition; and EntraPass Global Edition. With a distributed architecture, the EntraPass Special Edition and EntraPass Global Edition provide connections to remote sites using direct connections, dial-up modems, and IP communication; Special Edition uses Kantech IP Link with KT-100 and KT-300 door controllers or the KT-400 Ethernet-ready four-door controller. The EntraPass Corporate Edition provides WebViews for integrating and displaying live video from IP cameras and SmartLink Task Commander that allows automated system tasks. Visit 171.

Access Control Amateurs Welcome!

Lenel Systems’ goEntry is a stand-alone system that requires no servers and is designed for use by those with no prior access control experience. The goEntry software is embedded in a single control unit, eliminating the need for a dedicated computer. Facility managers can set up and operate the system using password-protected browser software that they can access from any networked computer running Windows® Internet Explorer 7.0. Visit 172.

IP Access Controller

Software House, a Tyco International Company, offers its iSTAR Edge, a full-featured two-reader IP access controller. It offers advanced access control capabilities and an optional PoE plug-in module featuring the latest PoE Plus standard. Customers are able to connect one or two RM or Wiegand readers and associated inputs and outputs directly to the network without the additional expense of long wiring runs back to a central panel location. Visit 173.

Reader Meets Hardcore Environment

The 4G PIV-TWIC Station Extreme Reader from L-1 Identity Solutions is an indoor, weatherized and extreme access control device for the commercial and government market designed to meet the specialized needs of ports, military bases and airports. Single units read multiple credential types, performing biometric verification for PIV, TWIC and CAC-EP cards, visitor and transition cards (MIFARE, DESFire). Visit 175.

Back to Basics

The Intelli-M Access software from Infinias, LLC provides basic access control, photo ID badging and more while it manages the powerful infinias Ethernet-enabled integrated door controller (eIDC). It allows users to easily create and manage data, view events and alarms, generate reports, and monitor the status of devices using the simple user interface from any device that is capable of displaying a Web browser. Visit 176.

Open Architecture Leads the Way

The Profile Series v.S2 products from SARGENT integrate WiFi technology, a Prox reader, optional keypad and monitoring capabilities at the door. The v.S2 works with any open architecture access control system, providing centrally managed control without many of the costs, labor and infrastructure upgrades associated with a traditional hardwired system. Visit 178.


Fire-Listed Ethernet Signaling

The LS Net Ethernet Signaling fire alarm system from Keltron Corp. is Underwriters Laboratories Standard 864 Ninth Edition-listed. The system enables dispatchers and administrators at campuses, multi-building facilities and municipalities to monitor alarms using the existing Ethernet infrastructure. Compatible with over 60 different models of alarm panels, the Keltron Ethernet system uses XML-based message formats. Visit 100.

Welcome to the Hybrid Family

Infinova unveiled the model V1770 HD 360-degree continuous rotation megapixel IP PTZ dome camera with 2.0 megapixel resolution. A new member of Infinova’s hybrid family of IP PTZ dome cameras, it delivers high-definition video output as both an IP and an analog YPbPr signal and 30 fps with a 10x optical zoom and a 12x digital zoom. Visit 101.

Multifamily Markets Model

Simon XT is a full-featured, self-contained wireless security system from GE Security for multifamily, condominium and other markets. Installed in minutes, it provides 40 zones of burglary and fire protection. A built-in LCD display, touchpad and status speaker provide visual and voice message feedback, enabling effortless programming. Optional GSM communication is available. Visit 102.

Brand New Wireless Lighting Platform

Lutron Electronics Co. Inc. takes HomeWorks to the next level with the introduction of HomeWorks QS wireless solution. The home lighting control system offers powerful features on a new platform, plus elegant aesthetics and control devices designed to enhance the homeowner’s lifestyle. It can easily be installed in new construction, renovation or retrofit projects. Visit 103.

HD IP Network Camera Comes to Market

Models SNC-CH140 Fixed and SNC-DH140 Mini dome have been introduced to the Sony HD IP camera line up. These are the first cameras to incorporate the company’s new Exmor™ CMOS image sensor technology. This sensor technology combines with the company’s wide dynamic-video range (View-DR) technology to provide visibility enhancement. Visit 104.

Encoders Go Multi Feature and Function

The introduction of its environmentally-friendly Nextiva S1808e and S1816e (pictured) multiport encoders from Verint Systems Inc. is the latest addition to the Nextiva portfolio. The Nextiva S1808e and S1816e multiport encoders are enterprise-class solutions designed to deliver high-resolution images for recorded and live video, while supporting all H.264 and MPEG-4 video up to 4CIF/30fps on all ports. Visit 105.

Software Upgrade Adds Cameras

Toshiba Surveillance & IP Network Video upgraded its Network Video Recording Server software (NVR) to allow users to view, record and play back up to 32 local or remote IP network cameras simultaneously per server. Toshiba NVR software is designed for non-proprietary hardware and IT infrastructures running Microsoft Windows XP. Visit 106

Global Bionics Take Depth of Field to the Max

The InfinityLens from Global Bionics Optics Ltd. has a massive depth of field which puts much more of any image in focus and the ability to focus from a few millimeters to infinity. The technology of the GBO lens system holds both the foreground AND the background in focus simultaneously. This is called massive depth of field (“MDOF”) focus. Visit 107.

Optimized HD 1/3 CMOS Sensor

OmniVision Technologies Inc. introduced a 1080p high definition (HD) CMOS image sensor for the mainstream IP camera and HD closed caption television (HDcctv) markets. The OV2715 combines HD-quality video with superior low-light performance suitable for commercial security systems applications. The 1/3-inch OV2715 is built on a 3-micron OmniPixel3-HS™ pixel, delivering 3300 mV/(lux-sec) and a peak dynamic range of 69 dB. Visit 108.

Electronics Cutter Helps You Engineer Systems Smoothly

An air-operated flush cutter that can be supplied with three different cutting heads for specific electronics manufacturing and rework operations is available from Xuron Corp. The Model 590 Micro-Pneumatic™ Cutter has a low profile for reaching into dense PC boards. A tapered rectangular shape fits comfortably so all hands can comfortably cut up to 16 AWG wire. Visit 109.

16-Channel DVR with H.264

Samsung Techwin America released a16-channel SVR-1670C Digital Video Recorder with powerful H.264 compression technology. The SVR-1670C adds the capability of Up-The-Coax (UTC) control for PTZ and OSD communication, along with multi-protocol RS-485. This DVR provides real-time (480 fps) recording and playback capability on all 16 channels at CIF (352 x 288) resolution. Visit 110.

High Definition Network Camera

The IP51-rated P5534 PTZ Dome Network Camera from Axis offers HDTV 720p in compliance with the SMPTE 296M standard of 1280 x 720 pixel resolution, full frame rate, high color fidelity and a 16:9 format. The network camera can deliver multiple, individually configurable H.264 and Motion JPEG video streams simultaneously. Visit 111.

SNOUP for Covert Law Enforcement

Cam-Tek Systems Inc. announced the introduction and availability of the Surveillance Network on Utility Poles or SNOUP™ covert video solution. SNOUP is a modular, self-contained, ruggedized, video system designed to mount on utility poles for wide area public surveillance. It uses wired, wireless and cellular network connectivity. Visit 112.

Integrated Software Solution

Crest’s CNVS NVR Software integrates with Axis, Arencont, Excore, Vivatek and Apro cameras, in addition to Crest’s own lineup. This allows Crest’s software to work with 80 percent of the IP cameras sold in the U.S. The CNVS NVR Software is standard on all Crest’s new NVRs. The software utilizes the same GUI as Crest’s CDVS PC-based DVRs. Visit 113.

Works with Leading Compression Algorithms

In a move that optimizes the performance and stability of its eight- and 16-channel digital video recorders, Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America upgraded the video compression for the DX-TL8U and DX-TL16U to run on both H.264 and MPEG-4 selectable formats. The upgrade delivers a total recording speed of 120 images per second. Visit 114.

Software and Embedded Solution

NiceVision eXpress from NICE Systems Inc. monitors, records and manages video surveillance networks for small- and mid-sized deployments. It supports IP, megapixel, analog and hybrid environments, enabling a seamless upgrade path and investment protection. Available as a software only or turnkey solution that can be hosted on a single server, NiceVision eXpress integrates with third party access control and other security systems and is compatible with NICE’s existing line of NVRs, DVRs and encoders. Visit 115.

Mixed Voltage Rack Supplies

A new group of Rackmount Power Products is on the market from AlarmSaf. RMMV Mixed Voltage Power Supplies are a complete access and video power system available in a single, 2U rack mount enclosure. Three independent power supply voltages combine with 24 power distribution outputs (eight DC plus 16 AC) to engineer a fully integrated power supply system. Visit 116.

High Security Pushbutton Locks

Designed with strong alloy metals, Alarm Lock’s 12-button DL1200ET, DL1300ET and PDL1300ET keypads support multilevel hierarchy. With one finger at your PC or keypad you can program users temporary PIN or PIN/Proximity access based on the automatic lock/unlock schedules and time zones set by the users. Visit 117.

Serial Interface for Fire Monitoring

AES-IntelliNet introduced the UL 864 Ninth Edition-listed version of the FireTAP serial interface for life safety systems monitoring. Adhering to the fire industry’s UL and NFPA standards, the FireTAP links a Fire Alarm Control Panel (FACP) with a central monitoring station via AES-IntelliNet wireless mesh networks. The AES-7770 FireTAP can monitor any serial source and retrieve Point ID data from the FACP. Visit 118.

Take Notice with Sounder

The Wireless Motion-Activated Chime, from STI’s Home and Work Series greets guests with pleasant music while informing you someone has entered the room. The Chime (STI-46100) has up to a100-foot operating range and a 140 degree x 40 foot detection zone. Visit 119.

Inside and Outside Meter Socket Mount

The BONDIT Intersystem Bonding Connector from Burndy is designed to meet the requirements of the National Electrical Code’s 250.94 and allows all ground wires from separate systems such as telephone systems, CATV and radio systems to be tied together at one location to the GEC (ground electrode conductor from the main electrical service).The BONDIT Intersystem Bonding Connector can work as either a house mount or meter socket mount. Visit 120.

DVR Manages Storage Requirements

The DX4100 Series entry-level digital video recorder from Pelco records four analog streams. By combining powerful video storage management with efficient H.264 compression, the four-channel DVR series offers quality video at a competitive price. Visit 122.

Vandal-Resistant Fixed Dome

Available from Panasonic System Solutions Co., model WV-NP502 Box Megapixel Cameras incorporate the company’s MEGA Super Dynamic (MEGA SD) camera technology with 128x dynamic range, Adaptive Black Stretch technology to make dark areas more visible and face detection technology to better identify subjects. The cameras also provide streaming of H.264, MPEG-4 and JPEG compression formats. Visit 125.

Expanded IP Management Platform

On-Net Surveillance Systems Inc. expanded the functionality of the Ocularis IP Video Management platform by incorporating BriefCam, Ltd.’s Video Synopsis technology. The new Ocularis Video Synopsis module creates a compressed summary of original full-length video to view time-compressed footage as a video stream without the need to toggle between screens, rather than as an application in a separate window. This allows users to review hours of footage in a few minutes’ time for faster identification of key events. Visit 127.

Expanded Ethernet Offering

The ComWorx product line from ComNet consists of copper to fiber optic Ethernet media converters, unmanaged and managed Ethernet switches. Now, the expanded product line includes Ethernet over unshielded twisted pair (UTP) and Ethernet over coaxial cable media converters, serial data to Ethernet data devices and contact closure over Ethernet devices. Visit 126.

Compact Network Surveillance

The NBC-255-P IP Camera from Bosch Security Systems is a compact camera that functions as a network surveillance system. The camera comes ready to use and requires no additional equipment for recording video. As a standalone system, the NBC-255-P can record several days of video using a Secure Digital (SD) flash memory card. H.264 image compression reduces video storage requirements by up to 30 percent. Visit 128.

Security—Green as it Can Be

Preassembled and pre-wired, SunWize Power Ready Systems are integrated solar power supplies designed for continuous loads of one to 75 watts requiring 12, 24, or 48 volts DC or 110V to 240V 50Hz/60Hz AC. Systems provide power for security applications such as cameras, wireless communication, intrusion alarms, access control, data collection and lighting. Visit 130.

Commercial Fire Detection

Digital Monitoring Products (DMP) introduced five additional UL Commercial Fire-listed devices to its line of wireless security technology. The commercial fire sensors include the 1165/1165H/1165HS Commercial Smoke Detectors; the 1181 Post Indicator Valve; and the 1182 OS&Y Switch. Visit 131.

Smokes with Sounders & Easy Up Design

System Sensor unveiled its full line of i3 Series photoelectric smoke detectors with sounders. The two- and four-wire models generate an 85 dBA temporal tone that’s perfect for installs that require synchronization of the alarm signal throughout the premises. A plug-in design slashes installation time and costs. Intelligent drift compensation and smoothing algorithms reduce unnecessary maintenance calls and visual status indication aids inspections. Visit 132.