Bay Shore, NY – June 16, 2011 – IPVideo Corporation, a leading provider of video management and physical security information management (PSIM) solutions, today announced that its Sentry VMS now offers integration with access control systems and its physical security management solution C3 Fusion PSIM for organizations who want to integrate with additional sensor subsystems.
The new access control integration improves response times and efficiency by allowing security administrators to seamlessly retrieve access control data along with video – eliminating the need to toggle from system to systems when alarms are signaled.
"As a long-term user of IPVideo’s Sentry VMS we are pleased to learn of the new integration capabilities. We can see the value they can provide in enhancing security operations," said Seve Padilla, Director of Facility and Security Services, Falls Church City Public Schools in Virginia. "Access control is a key component of an organization’s safety procedures."
Sentry VMS integrates with access control systems from leading vendors including ISONAS Security Systems Inc., S2 Security, Lenel, RS2 Technologies, DSX Access Systems Inc. and Imron Corporation.
The Sentry VMS video management solution provides organizations with a complete solution including software, hardware and storage. Its purpose-built hardware platform is custom designed to withstand with rigors of 24/7 IP security applications. Increased redundancy, performance and simplicity are provided by RAID 1 storage. Sentry VMS supports all megapixel and HTDV video resolutions. The solution offers system health monitors that send alerts if a system is disturbed by power outages, cameras offline, temperatures out of range, etc.
"Our VMS systems have been deployed in over 1,000 installations," said Steve Sleicher, COO of IPVideo Corp. "Our new integration capabilities with access control systems and our C3 Fusion PSIM solution demonstrate how we continue to enhance our solutions to meet customers evolving needs."
Sentry VMS Solution Suite
The Sentry VMS solution has three variations depending on installation configuration:
- Sentry PRO is designed for SMB installations and supports up to 32 cameras and up to 3TB of storage.
- Sentry EDGE is for installation with up to 64 cameras and 6TB of storage,
- Sentry Enterprise is a fully scalable system designed to manage an unlimited number of cameras.