ONVIF Holds 16th Developers Plugfest in Québéc City

ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, recently hosted its 16th ONVIF Developers Plugfest (ODP) in Québéc City, Québéc. With multiple testing of ONVIF conformant products, the Developers’ Plugfest offered inter-operability testing for five ONVIF profiles, including the Release Candidate of Profile A for broader access control configuration, which is scheduled for final release this summer. During the Plugfest, engineers and developers from ONVIF member companies tested their products’ implementation of ONVIF Profile specifications with other ONVIF Profile-conformant products to ensure inter-operability between conformant products from…

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Comcast’s Rise and its Impact on the Professional Security Intruder Alarms Market

Challenges to the professional security equipment market emanating from players outside the industry have grown significantly over recent years. Recent subscriber milestone announcements from both Comcast and ADT suggest that the competition is intensifying every year. Furthermore, customers are increasingly demanding additional functionality from their intruder alarm systems, which would allow them to easily and securely connect to other in-home smart devices. Multi-service operator becoming disruptive In recent years the multi-service operator (MSO) market has grown to pose an increased challenge to traditional security providers, and the latest Comcast press…

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ENTR® Smart Door Lock Wins International Smart Home Award

Mul-T-Lock’s ENTR® smart door lock has won a premier product innovation award from globally connected home publication, SMAhome. The ENTR® lock was selected from among 28 smart home product finalists to receive the overall Popularity Award for 2017 SMAhome awards are judged anonymously by a jury of industry insiders including system integrators and service providers with an established track record in this market. ENTR®‘s affordability, convenience, sustainability and easy integration with leading smart home ecosystems were cited in the SMAhome award announcement. Award winners were announced at a ceremony at…

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Nedap wins Intertraffic Parking Solutions Award 2017

Nedap is recognized with the Intertraffic Parking Solutions Award 2017 for its smart parking solution in the Turkish city of Izmir. During the ceremony at the start of Intertraffic Istanbul, Nedap’s SENSIT smart parking sensors received this prestigious award. In this project, SENSIT monitors the vehicle occupancy of individual parking spaces in the streets of Izmir. This results in improved parking guidance and efficient monitoring of all paid, time restricted and disabled parking zones. 2000 smart parking spaces in Izmir As part of the cities’ large-scale intelligent transportation systems (ITS)…

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Identiv’s Intelligent Temperature Datalogger Solution Wins Best New Product at 11th Annual RFID Journal Awards

Identiv, Inc. has recently announced the company’s next-generation uTrust Sense temperature tracker solution has won ‘Best New Product’ in the 11th Annual RFID Journal Awards during RFID Journal LIVE! 2017. The end-to-end solution includes a low-cost, secure, portable smart sensor label that tracks and stores temperature readings, and can be read locally by near field communication (NFC) readers including mobile devices, and can be uploaded to the Internet for analysis. “The scope of projects expands each year as the technology matures,” said Mark Roberti, Founder and Editor, RFID Journal, “In…

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Cybersecurity Product Suitefor New Ram Compound

Cyberbit to provide Cybersecurity Product Suite for Israel’s first secure-by-designGovernment facility Cyberbit, the wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems, whose cybersecurity solutions protect the world’s most sensitive systems, has been selected by the Arison Group – Solel Boneh Infrastructure, one of Israel’s most prominent construction and infrastructure companies, to provide its cybersecurity product suite for the new Ram Compound, an ultra-secure facility under construction in the Israeli capital. The Ram Compound will serve as headquarters for sensitive government ministries and will integrate physical and cybersecurity to achieve unprecedented resilience. Deloitte…

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New Momentum forPPE Sales in a Digital World

Everything will revolve around safety, security and health at work in Düsseldorf during 17 to 20 October 2017 when trade visitors from all over the world will meet for the A+A International Trade Fair with Congress at the exhibition Centre. A+A 2017 will present the world’s latest trends and products in the fields of safety at the workplace, health promotion at work and security management in companies. Exhibitors to the tune of 1,900 will take part in the trade fair where companies from all continents have registered. Those coming to…

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Axis Awarded Gold Govies Government Security Award

The AXIS Q8631-E PT thermal network camera took home a gold win in the video surveillance cameras IP category of the 2017 Security Today Govies Government Security Awards Axis Communications has recently been honored by Security Today magazine as a gold winner of The Govies Government Security Award for 2017 for its AXIS Q8631-E PT thermal network camera in the video surveillance cameras IP category. The awards honor outstanding government security products in a variety of categories. Platinum and gold designations were announced during the ISC West Expo, Las Vegas.…

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