Katamai National Park & Preserve in southern Alaska is widely known for its remote beauty and wildlife, including sock-eye salmon and the brown bears that feed on them. A project began in June 2012 to capture their lives using remote surveillance technology. To date, more than $1 million has been spent to live-stream video from the site 24 hours a day.
A new global surveillance provider has entered the U.S. market – South Korean company IDIS premiered at ISC West 2015 with a powerful display of solutions, already being implemented in Asia and Europe.
Available as both in-ceiling and surface mount models, theOE-C6012-RW and OE-C7012-R IP cameras from OpenEye send clear images using True WDR, 3D digital noise reduction, and camera-side motion detection, requiring just one PoE cable to install.
As the nation’s principle commercial and manufacturing center and home to 3.74 million people, Guayaquil, Ecuador is the capital of the Ecuadorian province of Guayas. Security and safety initiatives are spearheaded by the Guayaquil Corporation for Public Safety (Corporación para la Seguridad Ciudadana de Guayaquil, or CSCG), a non-profit municipal corporation that coordinates public safety efforts throughout the area. Video surveillance plays a key role in helping the city of Guayaquil keep its citizens and tourists safe.
Honeywell, Louisville, Ky., recently announced new radar capabilities for its line of Vindicator security systems used to protect high-profile locations such as large commercial properties, government facilities and military installations. Honeywell’s Vindicator customers will have access to SpotterRF’s series of Compact Surveillance Radar systems, which can be used to detect intruders along perimeters when traditional ground surveillance radar systems are not practical.
When designing a surveillance system, there are occasions when a wireless connection may make sense for reasons such as cost, time savings, ease of installation, capabilities, or aesthetics. But will there be enough throughout to successfully pass your video on a constant basis? None of the arguments stated here will cause you to utilize a wireless link if itâs going to prove detrimental to the overall solution. In this session, weâll look at the options and their outcomes under various situations, to help you to make an educated judgment on whether or not to go wireless. Read More
The Axis Communications Design Tool has been completely retooled to provide system designers with much more information on Axis Camera installations. Please join us for this demonstration of the powerful new tool from Axis engineered to take the guesswork out of surveillance systems. Read More
Gone are the days when cybersecurity was someone else’s problem. With savvy and tenacious hackers who can use almost anything connected to a network to access systems, and evolving and seemingly implacable threats, just where does the security industry stand on the cyber preparedness spectrum? Read more stories in September Issue 2017.