SAN DIEGO, ASIS International, Sept. 25, 2006 â€” Verex Technology and ImmerVision announced today a collaboration that will result in greatly enhanced DVR technology for the security industry. Verexâ€™s quality products will feature ImmerVisionâ€™s patented panoramic technology, producing the industryâ€™s first-ever â€œImmerVision Enablesâ€ certified digital video recorder. Verex is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).
â€œThe integration of ImmerVisionâ€™s 360Â° panoramic technology into Verexâ€™s quality DVRs offers users panoramic imaging for high end video surveillance need. The addition of a unique panamorph lens virtually eliminates blind spots and allows for playback of the full 360-degree environment â€“ simultaneously in real time for multiple views and users,â€ noted Alessandro Gasparini, ImmerVision's Chief Commercial Officer.
ImmerVision invents and distributes its 360Â° panoramic imaging technology throughout the world, with six worldwide patents for its visionary technology established to date. ImmerVisionâ€™s mission is to create and deliver a unique way to look at the world through the companyâ€™s combined panamorph lenses and software offerings. ImmerVision is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
VEREX Technology designs, produces and markets integrated security systems for commercial use throughout the world. VEREX operates at the leading edge of the electronic security business, providing customers with high quality, technically advanced solutions in more than 75 countries. UTC Fire & Security provides fire safety and security solutions to more than one million customers throughout the world and is headquartered in Connecticut, USA. United Technologies, also based in Connecticut, provides high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.