Arktan Systems new IP-enabled panoramic cameras receive Intransa certification

CUPERTINO, CA and SAN FRANCISCO, CA – March 22, 2011 – Intransa, the VideoAppliance Company, and Arktan Systems, delivering advanced image quality for wide area video surveillance, announced today that Arktan Systems’ IP enabled Panoramic camera’s, the AT-16SD180-N, the AT32SD360-N and the AT-210HD180-DN, have achieved Intransa VideoAppliance SELECT Partner Certification.

"Arktan Systems cameras offer full situational awareness from a single vantage point. Our modules deliver uninterrupted video panoramas, reliably and automatically by combining images from multiple individual cameras," said Zamir Ahmad, director of business development and strategic alliances, Arktan Systems. "Having the Arktan Systems cameras tested with the Intransa VideoAppliance provide peace of mind for integrators and end users and helps to reduce the time to deployment."

Arktan Systems makes surveillance installations simpler and more efficient for integrators and end users to use and install with its all-in-one camera module. Arktan Systems’ Panoramic 1.6 megapixel low lux series camera provides for 180º (H) x 480 (V) field of view capture while the Panoramic 3.2 megapixel low lux series camera provides for 360º (H) x 480 (V) field of view capture. The upcoming 21 megapixel forensic series Panoramic camera has a 180º horizontal and a 48º vertical field of view. All three cameras have been Intransa VideoAppliance SELECT Partner Certified.

"We are excited to offer Arktan Systems’ cameras as an option for use with the Intransa VideoAppliance family and believe they will be well received," said Alex Doorduyn, director of product management, Intransa. "Arktan Systems’ reliability, combined with their ease of use, will be of real benefit to many of our customers."

The Intransa VideoAppliance family is designed to deliver installer-ready IP physical security right out of the box. Each automatically sets itself up, and includes an advanced USB media kit with the customer’s choice of video surveillance, access control, video analytics and other certified applications, ready to be activated and running in just minutes.

With the Intransa VideoAppliance, customers no longer need to purchase risky and expensive commodity servers and storage systems, untested and lacking video optimization for physical security workloads. Intransa appliances are built to incorporate the power of certified technology, such as Arktan Systems’ Panoramic cameras, in a dependable, risk-free deployment. The Intransa VideoAppliance eliminates servers, storage and complexity, while further reducing a customer’s electrical, heating, cooling and overall equipment needs, and all for significant savings.

As the first and most successful program of its type in the physical security industry, the Intransa Technology Lab partner certification program has tested hundreds of software and hardware products. Each product has demonstrated risk-free integration with the Intransa VideoAppliance family at the CERTIFIED level. Dozens more physical security vendors have achieved the advanced SELECT or customer-driven SELECT ELITE certification levels for products including video management systems, access control and video analytics. Each SELECT or SELECT ELITE certified software application is available as a preloaded option with Intransa VideoAppliance for simplified installation.

The Intransa VideoAppliance will be on display in the Intransa booth, 8100, at ISC West, April 6-8, 2011 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. To schedule an advance appointment with Intransa executives, please email