USB Control Module
American Dynamics has made field or bench testing a SpeedDome more convenient with the new ADACSNET USB control module. The ADACSNET USB control module converts any laptop or PC with a USB port into a virtual TouchTracker. In combination with a complementary suite of utilities (available for free at the American Dynamics website) it includes everything needed to program, control, monitor and upgrade a SpeedDome. For more information, call 800-507-6268 or visit www.americandynamics.net.
Long Range Super IR
Color Day & Night Outdoor Cameras
CCTVONE unveils it Era05 Series Medium-Range to Super Long-Range High Density IR Day & Night Outdoor Color Cameras with the effective IR distance between 90 to 150 feet. It delivers picture quality of up to 380TV lines during suited applications where there is absolutely no light. The cameras incorporate 1/3" medium resolution CCD, double PC Board Design, automatic CDS Sensor, AWB, BLC, AGC and 0.0 lux night time and high density LED diodes emitting 850 nm wavelength, at 30? radiation angle, and large high density LED emitting at 10 degrees. IR cameras come in a variety of styles for different applications. The all-in-one kits are ready to install and include a power supply and mounting bracket. For more information, visit www.cctvone.com.
Workin' Day and Night
Vicon Industries, Inc. introduces a color camera with day/night functionality and digital signal processing (DSP). With a true day/night mechanical IR filter that automatically switches from color to black-and-white, based on scene conditions, this camera, the VC565DN, offers solid low-light performance and image reproduction. DSP control offers crisp lines and detail reproduction.
The VC565DN offers a sensitivity of 0.0009 foot-candles (0.01 lux) and a resolution of 580 TV lines in night mode or 0.05 foot-candles (0.5 lux) and 480 TV lines in day mode. The user can manually switch from color to monochrome mode for specific applications. An intelligent backlight compensation control determines the lighting conditions of all objects in the scene. The camera has dual auto-iris modes, video-drive lenses and DC-drive lenses. Synchronization is selectable, internal or line-locking. All controls and connectors are conveniently located either on the rear panel or side. The camera accepts CS-mount or C-mount. For more information, visit www.vicon-cctv.com.
If Blue Is Your Color
Paradox introduces the DGP2 641BL LCD keypad module, which has the same reliable technology as the DGP2 641 except that it has a blue backlit display. Features include: 32 character LCD keypad module; Blue backlit display 32 character LCD with programmable labels (via memory key or module broadcast feature); available in English, Spanish, Czech, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish or Turkish; assign to one or more partitions; one addressable zone and one PGM output; independently set chime zones; 14 one-touch action buttons; 3 keypad actuated panic alarms; and, adjustable backlit contrast and scroll speed. For more information, visit www.paradox.ca.
A Speed Dome and a DVD Burner VProtect by EverFocus introduces the VPTZ1000, an intelligent, high-speed dome camera with a Sony ExView CCD sensor, 216x zoom, high resolution (480 TVL) low lux (.7 day~.01 night) and precise stepping motors. The advanced stepping motor technology enables the dome to rotate smoothly, respond sensitively and aim precisely.
Also new from EverFocus is the VP-DVD100, a DigiStore Plus DVD burner that can archive up to 4.7 GB of DVD quality video on each disk. This universal archiving system works with any manufacturer's DVR or multiplexer. It's easy to use with a one-touch record feature and it supports watermarking and Disc write protection. And, the EPR100 Hard Disk Reader allows you to review and archive any portion of an EverFocus hot-swap hard drive from the convenience of your PC. The EPR100 allows for search options, including search by segment, alarm or date/time, and supports watermarking. For more information, visit www.everfocus.com.