BEDFORD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/15/09 -- VideoIQ, the inventor of the world's first and only intelligent surveillance cameras and encoders with a built-in DVR, today announced that the VideoIQ iCVR has been endorsed by the PSA Technical Committee.
Driven by next-generation analytics, the VideoIQ iCVR is an intelligent video surveillance camera that combines automated event detection, a built-in DVR, and integrated video management into a single solution. This combination delivers real-time threat detection while solving the bandwidth and storage problems of traditional IP cameras. The iCVR is also the only intelligent solution in the industry that requires no tuning or calibration -- users can simply plug it in and begin using it immediately.
"We found the VideoIQ iCVR to be a very robust solution. This product displayed superior analytics, client-focused features and usability, and a viable cost/benefit ratio that most users should favor. The VideoIQ iCVR passed our tests and vigorous due diligence process," said Tim Feury, chairman of the PSA Technical Committee.
During the evaluation, the PSA Technical Committee performed a field test and conducted reference evaluations on the iCVR family of cameras and encoders to determine if the products were in line with PSA's stringent technical requirements. All features : of the VideoIQ iCVR were evaluated, including its analytic engine, object search capability, and content-aware storage and networking. Additionally, the iCVR's detection capabilities for perimeter crossing, crowds, direction of travel, and loitering were tested.
"VideoIQ continues to receive industry recognition and accolades for its next-generation video surveillance solutions," said Scott Schnell, president and CEO of VideoIQ. "This endorsement by the PSA Technical Committee is testament to the power of the VideoIQ iCVR to keep organizations and their most important assets safe. We look forward to continuing to develop solutions that uphold PSA's high standards in security technology."
PSA recently created the Technical Committee to aggressively investigate and attract solutions for their vast network of security integrators. The committee is comprised of technical and engineering experts from PSA companies, along with members of the PSA staff.
PSA Security Network (www.psasecurity.com) is the world's largest electronic security cooperative with members responsible for over $1.7 billion annually in security, fire, and life safety installations. These leading security systems integrators specialize in the design, installation, integration, and maintenance of access control, video surveillance, intrusion detection, fire, and life safety systems.
VideoIQ is the inventor of the world's first and only intelligent surveillance camera with a built-in DVR. The VideoIQ iCVR combines automated event detection, a built-in DVR and integrated video management into a single solution -- all driven by next-generation analytics. The result is the simplest, most proactive video surveillance solution -- with a low TCO -- to keep your organization and its most important assets safe, whether you need one camera or 1,000. Additionally, the VideoIQ HD family of video analyzers delivers the industry's best detection accuracy for conventional analog cameras of all types, requiring human response only when a real event takes place. The company is backed by top-tier investors Atlas Venture, Matrix Partners, and Tenaya Capital. Learn more at www.videoiq.net.