VIVOTEK Vast 2

Enhanced user experience with new VMS VIVOTEK has recently unveiled the latest release of its video management software VAST 2. Built on the underlying powerful software engine of VAST, VAST 2 reveals a brand new intuitive user interface and boasts an extended range of user-centric functionalities including auto setup, advanced search and custom layout, as well as additional add-on functions for fail-over protection, transportation and transaction solutions. The new VAST 2 is designed for efficient video management, allowing security operators to reduce both operational and maintenance costs. “VIVOTEK has run…

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HIK VISION New Launches

Height Strip Camera Height Strip Camera, Hikvision’s latest covert camera range can be easily adjusted to eye level, giving a clearer view of the face, even when a person is wearing a cap or hood. The camera is ideal for scenarios like shops, hotels and banks where a fleeing person’s detailed facial image could be captured for post-search. Traditionally, ceiling mounted cameras are used in these scenarios, but often, due to the viewing angle, facial features cannot be clearly seen. Having a covert camera mounted at eye level solves this…

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Milestone Snap Surveillance Analytics

A Certified Milestone Integration Milestone Solution partner Snap Surveillance has achieved the status of Milestone Certified Solution with its automatic learning analytics integration to XProtect Corporate IP video management software (VMS). Snap’s unique user interface (UI) allows customers to get more effective use from their medium-to-large (100+ camera) networks. It automatically finds relationships between the camera fields of view – both overlap and near overlap. It then presents the camera network to the user in a variety of ways that reduce information overload. Snap’s integrated solution gives users a highly…

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New Range of Positioning Cameras

For Enhanced Responsiveness in Wide Area Surveillance Axis has launched a new generation of positioning cameras, giving operators faster and more accurate pan and tilt capabilities to monitor large-scale sites, perimeters and borders in real-time and are able to respond instantly to security alerts and incidents. Thanks to their enhanced capabilities, the new range of positioning cameras enables surveillance across vast sites with fewer cameras, with the potential for 360-degree unobstructed field of view, and at all times, and 135-degree field of view from ground to sky Axis Communications has…

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Dahua Marks Opening of India Subsidiary with Six Roadshows

Dahua Technology started their official operations in India by opening their first subsidiary in Gurgaon on 5 June   2017, followed by organizing six road shows in six major cities across the country during June 6 to 21. Dahua organized a grand opening ceremony in Gurgaon on June 5 where Michael Chen, Vice President and General Manager of Overseas Business, Dahua graced the ceremony by cutting the inaugural ribbon and lightning the ceremonial lamp. As the subsidiary, Dahua India will support regional customers by providing fast, localized marketing and sales services…

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Thermal Camera Trend [India]

The estimated overall market size of thermal cameras in global market can be estimated to be around USD 7 Billion. In India, thermal cameras are still more often used in Military and Defence Applications. However, gradually since the past year or so, there is an upscale trend and a lot of commercial, government and industrial projects are seeking to install thermal cameras. The application pre-dominantly is for perimeter security, maritime, transportation and other applications. The main reason for this rise in demand for thermal cameras can be price optimization by…

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Yoga Guru Ramdev Forays into Security Business

Formed Parakram Suraksha (Valour Security) Pvt. Ltd. to build an army of security guards Baba Ramdeo, the Yogo Guru and India’s reigning consumer business giant, has recently launched Parakram Suraksha (Valour Security) Pvt Ltd to supply guards and provide security services. The venture will focus to build young aspirants under the guidance of experienced security officials to provide security to the people in need. The company has recruited former Indian Army personnel and police officers to train youngsters. “This security agency will work to evoke the nationalist spirit in every…

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‘POWERS’ The Lighting Standard For Video Surveillance

The security industry has long suffered from a lack of accepted standards for the measurement of illumination distances. Published illuminator distances have been left to the subjective interpretation of individual manufacturers – resulting in varying claims. This has always made it virtually impossible for consultants, installers and end-users to specify surveillance lighting with confidence to reliably compare products and achieve a consistent level of performance. After facing this challenge for last 25 years, Raytec have tackled this problem head on by publishing the industry’s first open and transparent standard for…

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