Hot New Products: March '05

New 19' Flat Panel CCTV Monitor AGN Professional (AGNPRO) adds a new 19' model its popular EP Series Flat Panel Security Monitor Line. Thin and affordable, the 19' monitor with composite, S-Video, and VGA inputs is specifically designed for...

Expanding the Family
HID announces additions to its iCLASS product family that comply with the United States Government Smart Card Interoperability Specifications; (GSC-IS) and the low and medium assurance profiles of the Technical Implementation Guidance Specification. The new iCLASS GSC-compliant readers are designed specifically for U.S. government agencies and contractors adopting contactless smart card technology to meet government standard communication protocols. A key feature is the readers' ability to output Federal Agency Smart Credential Numbers (FASC-N), the primary identification string to be used on all U.S. government-issued credentials, in multiple Wiegand output configurations.

The readers are now available in HID's iCLASS reader models R10, R30, R40, and RK40 reader with keypad configurations. This allows for an easier transition for existing iCLASS installations to become fully government compliant in the future without the need to reinstall card readers or replace cards. For more information, visit

CCTV Power Supplies
Honeywell Power Products (HPP) is showcasing its CCTV Power Supply Group at ISC West, Booth # 16053. The power supplies provide a constant source of individually fused AC outputs to operate CCTV cameras and other video accessories. With both 12VDC and 24VAC, from 300ma to 8 amps of fully regulated supply current, HPP CCTV power supplies have the power to run the most demanding applications. For more information, visit

Video Software Replaces Matrix Systems
IndigoVision's digital CCTV application software, 'Control Center' provides control, administration, recording, viewing and playback of live video and audio over IP networks. It links IndigoVision's IP-based compression and network transmission technology with its unique Networked Video Recorders (NVRs) to provide a complete solution for digital CCTV.

It easily interfaces to existing analog CCTV systems and can support up to 10,000 cameras. 'Control Center' version 2.5 offers enhanced virtual matrix features including keyboard and joystick support and the addition of Guard tours, which can be automatically scheduled for different times of the day. Dual monitor support is provided which allows users to view 50 live cameras simultaneously at 25/30fps. This latest release also provides some new video management tools including automatic alarm protection and advanced motion search/detect facilities. For more information, visit

Select Your Size
ICC announces three new enclosure sizes for residential structured wiring systems. ICC's 14', 21', and 28' distribution centers allow internal modules to be mounted vertically or horizontally, facilitating easier layout and wiring of the system, while providing for optimum cable management. Its integrated snap-in module system enables users to quickly insert or move the internal modules, and its design allows for a higher number of modules than traditional enclosures.

Also new from ICC are 2GHz video splitters modules to its residential structured wiring product line. These splitters provide an excellent method of splitting incoming video signals from all HDTV, cable, satellite, UHF/VHF, or antenna systems. These wideband splitters operate between 5 MHz to 2 GHz and have no DC path. They have excellent signal quality in either digital or analog video modes. All three modules are mounted on angled brackets for improved video signal performance and better cable management. For more information, visit

Full-Function IP Dome Camera
JVC Professional Products Company releases the VN-C655 digital, IP camera. The VN-C655 communicates over a 10BaseT or 100BaseT Ethernet IP network and is an ideal camera for today's large-scale, IP-based security systems. The high-resolution camera features a 1/4' high 380,000 effective pixel CCD that offers extremely accurate color reproduction, while a 25x optical zoom lens and a 10x electronic zoom lens give the VN-C655 a total capacity of up to 250x magnification. With endless rotation functionality, the camera has the increased flexibility to very quickly reach and record images in any direction. For more information, visit

New Wireless Ceiling Mount PIR
Inovonics Wireless Corporation launches the FA206C, a 360-degree wireless PIR motion sensor. It's is a four-element intrusion detector for use in ceiling mount applications and provides protection from intruders by PYRO Sensor Element. It's equipped with a hard lens that provides wide coverage patterns even at low mounting heights.