Avigilon announces new line of HD, ONVIF-compliant cameras

DALLAS, TX (ASIS International 2010) – October 12, 2010 – Avigilon, the performance and value leader in high definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance systems, today announced a new line of Avigilon HD H.264 1 MP and 2 MP IP cameras. This new line of ONVIF H.264 cameras delivers megapixel and HD performance to customers who are looking to capture high quality surveillance footage while minimizing bandwidth and storage requirements. Designed for ease of installation and superior image quality, all models include a fully motorized lens that provides remote zoom and focus.

"Avigilon is continually developing new products to help security professionals implement effective and affordable HD surveillance solutions," said Dave Tynan, vice president of global sales and marketing at Avigilon. "This new line of HD H.264 cameras delivers a perfect solution for customers looking to capture high quality video but still meet low bandwidth and storage constraints."

Available as dome or box-body cameras, the new Avigilon HD H.264 IP cameras deliver the following features and benefits:

- Easy installation using remote zoom and focus to ensure unsurpassed image quality
- ONVIF compliance provides support for leading third party Network Video Management Software, as well as Avigilon Control Center Standard and Enterprise Editions
- H.264 compression technology provides high image quality with low bandwidth and minimal storage at high frame rates
- Multiple independent streams allow optimization of storage and bandwidth
- Superior low-light performance and sensitivity to IR illuminators
- Power-over-Ethernet means that no external power is required

Avigilon HD Surveillance Cameras

Avigilon designs and manufactures the industry’s highest-quality HD cameras in resolutions from one to 16 megapixels. Avigilon cameras seamlessly integrate with the Avigilon Control Center Network Video Management Software to create a network-based surveillance solution with unmatched performance and ease of use. Avigilon cameras exploit the benefits of both ONVIF-compliant H.264 and JPEG2000 compression standards to provide system designers with maximum flexibility to meet video resolution requirements in the most cost effective manner.

Avigilon Control Center Network Video Management Software

The award-winning, enterprise-class NVMS platform, Avigilon Control Center was engineered from the ground up to intelligently manage HD video, delivering both situational awareness and complete image detail. Avigilon Control Center captures, transmits, manages, stores, archives, plays back, and exports HD video while efficiently handling bandwidth and storage. Avigilon Control Center has a modular, open architecture that allows system designers to integrate Avigilon solutions with existing assets including analog and IP cameras, access control, and other intrusion systems.