2022 Security End-User Forum: Security Directors Share Needs and Wants

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The level of security and safety desired by security directors throughout their respective organizations entails input, coordination and support from all levels internally and among key external contributors — including systems integrators. “The biggest thing is having a technology integrator that understands we’re putting a piece of technology in here because we have a problem,” says Anthony Pluretti, executive director …

Hot Seat: Megh Computing CEO on Fulfilling the Promise of Intelligent Video Analytics

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Megh Computing is a fully customizable, cross-platform video analytics solution provider for real-time actionable insights. The company was established in 2017 and is based in Portland, Ore., with development offices in Bangalore, India. Co-founder and CEO PK Gupta joins the conversation to talk analytics deployment, customization and more. As technology continually moves to the edge with video analytics and smart …

Netwatch Integrates With AI-Powered Detection Provider Camect

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PALO ALTO, Calif. — Camect, maker of a smart hub device adding artificial intelligence detection to all ONVIF and RTSP security cameras, announces a strategic integration with Netwatch North America, a leader in proactive video monitoring solutions. The partnership is said to elevates video camera detection, and add proactive video monitoring services to existing infrastructure without the need to rip …

IDIS Extends Its Lineup of NDAA-Compliant PTZ Cameras

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IDIS, the largest manufacturer of trusted South Korean-made video tech, has launched four new 8MP and 6MP PTZ cameras that deliver outstanding image quality and extend the company’s comprehensive and trusted NDAA-compliant line-up. The new outdoor-ready and vandal-resistant 8MP (DC-S6881HRX and the (DC-S6881HRX-A) and 6MP (DC-S6681HRX and DC-S6681HRX-A) models combine infra-red (IR) technology with powerful 31x optical zoom, autofocus lenses, …

Top 9 Surveillance Videos of the Week: Woman Escapes Handcuffs, Fires Cop’s Rifle

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In this week’s Top Surveillance Videos… When someone is detained and put in the back of a police cruiser, it is usually for the safety of their self, the responding officer(s) and anyone near by. However, if the wrong person is able to escape, that could spell serious trouble. And that’s exactly what happened recently in Oklahoma. A woman that …

What Drives Alarm.com’s Uncommon Innovation

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Over the course of 22 years, Alarm.com has grown from a gee-whiz startup with a few employees and no revenue, to a public company valued at more than $3 billion. “For more than 20 years, Alarm.com has been pioneering smarter solutions that deliver total protection for millions of homes and businesses with one innovative and unified experience for a true …

Honeywell Updates Pro-Watch Integrated Security Suite

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ATLANTA — Honeywell launched the latest iteration of its Pro-Watch Integrated Security Suite, including Pro-Watch 6.0 and Pro-Watch Video Management System (VMS) R750, along with the 35 Series cameras that will round out its portfolio of cameras that work in NDAA-compliant systems, at Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2022. “We’re working to provide our customers with security systems that go beyond …

Hanwha Techwin Wisenet WAVE VMS Integrates With Wasabi Hot Cloud Storage

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ATLANTA — Wasabi Technologies, the hot cloud storage company, announced a new integration with Hanwha Techwin during GSX 2022 that is said to deliver a fully scalable, cost-effective Cloud storage solution for the Wisenet WAVE VMS. By leveraging a combination of on-prem and Cloud technology, users of Wasabi hot Cloud storage and Wisenet Wave VMS can support high camera counts, …

How Video Analytics Add Value to Your Solutions

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Video analytics have come a long way from the motion and object detection analytics that often disappointed early users. From high false alarm rates to a lack of reliable data sets, early video analytics left much to be desired. But the advanced video analytics solutions on the market today are nothing like their past, or even recent, predecessors.   Video analytics …

Motorola Reveals New WiFi AI Camera, Latest Avigilon Solutions at GSX 2022

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ATLANTA — Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) announces new innovations within its integrated video security and access control portfolio, which it says allows security operations to detect and analyze incidents in real-time for improved efficiency, safety and security. New hardware, software and Cloud-based solutions are on display this week at GSX 2022. “It’s been an exciting year for us and we continue …

i-PRO’s New Active Guard Plug-in Brings Real-Time Searches to VMS

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TOKYO – i-PRO Co., a global manufacturer of professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety, has announced the latest version of its Active Guard plug-in. The company states that its AI-based plugin can turn video management systems (VMS) into powerful search engines capable of real-time searches or deep forensic analysis. i-PRO boasts that its latest product is already supported …

Axis Showcases New Solutions for Integrating Sight, Sound, Analytics & More at GSX 2022

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ATLANTA — Axis Communications has introduced what it dubs a host of “easy-to-integrate and scalable” solutions at GSX 2022. Axis product and solutions experts are offering demos of their latest offering in booth #3343 at the Georgia World Congress Center during the show, including a next-generation panoramic dome camera, a new compact door controller capable of storing 250k credentials, a …

Inside Alarm.com: Execs Detail Integration of Acquisitions, Areas of Focus & More

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Like a flashflood no one sees coming, Alarm.com rushed in to cleanse preconceived notions of what a residential security system could be and left the marketplace awash in a new wave of exciting and opportunistic innovation. The upstart technology solutions provider’s paradigm-shifting platform made security systems more convenient with web and app interfaces, more useful with proactive nonalarm-event monitoring, and …

Vivotek Releases Vortex AI Surveillance Cloud Service Solution

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SAN JOSE, Calif.—Vivotek, a global IP surveillance solution provider, has announced its new Cloud-based video surveillance as a service (VSaaS), Vivotek Vortex solution. The company says the launch of the product not only marks its debut in the subscription market, but also its ability to consolidate camera, app, web, Cloud and deep learning technologies into a cohesive and powerful AI …

Evolon at GSX 2022: Real-Time Detection With Fewer False Alarms

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Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2022 will take place Sept. 12-14 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta and via the online GSX event platform. Ahead of this year’s show, SSI spoke with Kevin Stadler, CEO of Evolon to discuss what the company will be showcasing at GSX, its value proposition for security dealers and more. View the interview above and check …

Genetec to Unveil Latest Version of Security Center at GSX 2022

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MONTREAL — At the upcoming GSX trade show in Atlanta, Genetec, a technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, will unveil the latest version of Security Center which will offer new features to streamline security operations. At the event, Genetec will also demonstrate the latest version of Security Center Synergis, the company’s IP-based access control …

Cognyte at GSX 2022: Intelligence-Driven Security Solutions

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Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2022 will take place Sept. 12-14 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta and via the online GSX event platform. Ahead of this year’s show, SSI spoke with Cognyte North America President Alan Stoddard to discuss what the company will be showcasing at GSX, its value proposition for security dealers and more. View the interview above and …

Top 9 Surveillance Videos of the Week: Bike Cop Chases Suspect on Motorized Luggage Around Airport

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In this week’s Top Surveillance Videos… Travelling, especially via plane, is one of the most stressful things we as a society do. Best case scenario, you get to the airport with plenty of time to spare before your flight and can quietly relax until it’s time to board. However, sometimes being stuck in an airport for too long may result …

Top 10 Security Stories From August 2022: Ackerman Security Office Shutters, Nexkey Goes Out of Business

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Though August is usually quiet as the Summer winds down — Hollywood refuses to release any blockbusters, kids are getting ready to go back to school, everyone is sick of the heat — it was anything but quiet in the security industry. The month contained no shortage of eye-catching new stories, some of which could even be dubbed as controversial. …

Milestone at GSX 2022: XProtect Updates, Husky IVO & More

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Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2022 will take place Sept. 12-14 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta and via the online GSX event platform. Ahead of this year’s show, SSI spoke with Tim Palmquist, Milestone vice president, Americas, to discuss what the company will be showcasing at GSX, its value proposition for security dealers and more. What is the top product …