Verkada Mailroom Solution Brings Cloud Management to Mail, Shipments

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SAN MATEO, Calif. —  Verkada, a provider of Cloud-managed enterprise building security and management, has announced the launch of Verkada Mailroom to enable organizations to efficiently keep track of the mail, packages and shipments coming to their facilities. “We’re excited to add Verkada Mailroom to our comprehensive portfolio of Cloud-managed enterprise building security products,” says Brandon Davito, vice president of …

3xLOGIC Updates VIGIL CLOUD: 5MP Resolution Support, 360° De-Warping & More

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FISHERS, Ind. — 3xLogic, a provider of intelligent security solutions, announces the latest list of updates to its VIGIL CLOUD platform. The VIGIL CLOUD solution has been enhanced to include additional features and functionality to provide substantial, measurable benefits to both dealers and end users, according to the company. 3xLogic says improved functionality for dealers means more opportunities to help …

Cape May County (N.J.) Implements Qognify VMS to Manage 600 IP Cameras

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PEARL RIVER, N.Y. — Qognify, a provider of video and enterprise incident management solutions, announces Cape May County in New Jersey is one of the first organizations in the world to deploy Qognify VMS. Qognify touts its VMS as a truly next generation open architecture enterprise-class VMS that delivers low total cost of ownership, business process support, advanced ecosystem integrations …

RGB Spectrum Enhances Data Visualization Platform

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ALAMEDA, Calif.—RGB Spectrum, a manufacturer of mission critical audio/video systems, has announced that it has bolstered its data visualization platform. The updates address systems designed for situational awareness and public safety by utilizing proprietary video processing technologies to allow public safety professionals to collect data from multiple sources, view that data on a single- or dual-screen monitor setup, and share that …

Top 9 Surveillance Videos of the Week: Taco Bell Worker Throws ‘Scalding’ Water on Customer

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In this week’s Top Surveillance Videos… Service workers often bear the brunt of abuse when it comes to angry individuals or people that are just having a bad day. We’ve seen it plenty of times in surveillance videos. There’s the time an irate customer trashed a Wendy’s through the drive-thru window. The time a man threw hot coffee on a …

IDIS Introduces NDAA-Compliant License Plate Camera With Analytics

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COPPELL, Texas — IDIS, a global manufacturer of video security products, has launched its new DC-T6224HRXL license plate capture camera.  The South Korean-based company says that its latest product enhances its line-up of video security solutions with the introduction of the new NDAA-compliant camera. “Our new 2MP license plate capture camera is a practical addition to our NDAA-compliant product line-up,” …

WKS Restaurant Group Employs Virtual Guard Monitoring From Interface Systems

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EARTH CITY, Mo. —  Interface Systems, a managed service provider delivering business security, managed network, UCaaS and business intelligence solutions to distributed enterprises, has announced that WKS Restaurant Group is deploying the company’s Virtual Guard interactive remote video monitoring solutions. The large restaurant group is utilizing the solutions across its major franchise locations, which includes El Pollo Loco, Wendy’s, Denny’s, …

i-PRO Unveils New ‘State-of-the-Art’ Global Headquarters

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TOKYO — i-PRO Co. announces the opening of a new state-of-the-art global headquarters, located here. Located in the Shinagawa business district, i-PRO’s new headquarters will become a new core hub to showcase its latest technological innovation through interactive demonstrations, training sessions, certification classes and presentations, according to the company. The new offices are said to include advanced creative workspaces and …

Understanding Video Analytics: Edge vs. Central Processing Structures

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Video analytics process camera images to send alerts out so operators can respond to specific incidents or collect data for historical trend analysis. We have seen an increase in the types of analytics offered over the past several years and the power of the hardware that supports it. Analytics will always be supplemental as they require the video management system …

Hanwha Techwin Wisenet WAVE 5.0 VMS Comes With Nearly a Dozen New Features

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TEANECK, N.J. — Hanwha Techwin, a global developer of video surveillance solutions, has introduced an upgraded version of its Wisenet video management software (VMS), Wisenet WAVE 5.0. The company states the new 5.0 version of the software expands the platform’s focus on cybersecurity, security usability, convenience and interactivity to give users a security foundation for today and tomorrow’s next-generation security …

Lumeo Earns Milestone Verified Solution Status

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OAKLAND, Calif. — Lemeo, a developer of computer vision products, has announced that its Lemeo platform is now a Milestone Verified Solution. Milestone Systems is a global provider of IP video surveillance software and the maker of the Milestone XProtect video management solution. Lemeo says the Milestone Verification Program is designed to verify the general functionality and compatibility of partners’ …

Genetec Partners With RideAmigos to Improve Commuting, Parking Experiences

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MONTREAL — Genetec, a provider of unified security, public safety and business intelligence solutions, has partnered with RideAmigos, an organization that help commuters. to deliver a simplified experience for workers returning to their offices. The companies explain that RideAmigos Commute Hub helps employers deliver a seamless experience regardless of how their employees commute to the office. The companies continue by …

Top 9 Surveillance Videos of the Week: Elderly Store Owner Introduces Would-Be Robber to Shotgun

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In this week’s Top Surveillance Videos… You’ve probably all heard the phrase “respect your elders.” While that phrase is often used in a familial setting, would-be thieves should also start taking that advice. We’ve seen numerous videos over the years of thieves being foiled courtesy of brave senior citizens. For example, the elderly cowboy that wrangled an armed robber in …

Hanwha Techwin Announces Opening of U.S.-Based Repair and Parts Center

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TEANECK, N.J. — Hanwha Techwin announces the opening of its new Hanwha Total Care Center (HTCC). Located near the company’s New Jersey headquarters, the 10,000 square-foot space will now handle “Advanced Replacement and Repair Services” for Hanwha products across North and Latin America and receive return units from partners. The HTCC is fully owned and managed directly by Hanwha Techwin, …

Vulnerability in Dahua’s ONVIF Implementation Discovered by Cyber Researchers

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SAN FRANCISCO — Cybersecurity firm Nozomi Networks recently revealed it had discovered a new vulnerability affecting the implementation of an Open Network Video Interface Forum (ONVIF) authentication mechanism in some IP cameras developed by Dahua Technology. According to a blog post by the cyber experts, this vulnerability could be abused by attackers to compromise Dahua network cameras by sniffing a …

Top 10 Security Stories From July 2022: Securitas Condo Settlement, NFPA 72 Changes

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The most popular stories on SSI in July primarily centered on security companies and their employees. The 2022 Installer and Installation of the Year winners rightfully earned a lot of attention this past month. Acadian Total Security earned Installer of the Year honors for the second consecutive year. Executives from the company laid out its approach for success. Custom Alarm won …

Dahua Technology Announces Night Color 2.0 Fusion Camera

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IRVINE, Calif. — Dahua Technology has launched its new Night Color 2.0 Fusion Camera (N45DUD2). The company explains that its latest product offers users a camera product that features dual-lens technologies that enable full-color images in poorly lit environments. “One sensor extracts detail from the visible spectrum and the second extracts brightness from the infrared spectrum,” comments Jennifer Hackenburg, product …

Salient CompleteView VMS Selected to Standardize UMass Amherst’s Network of Nearly 1,700 Cameras

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AMHERST, Mass. — Salient Systems announces that UMass Amherst, the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system, has standardized its video surveillance operations on the Salient CompleteView Video Management Platform. The transition is said to enable campus security and safety staff to protect the campus population of 32,000 with a 24/7 view of its video surveillance and integrated access …

RGB Spectrum Introduces Zio 4000 Video Wall Processor

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ALAMEDA, Calif.—RGB Spectrum, a manufacturer of audio and video systems for commercial and government applications, has announced its new Zio 4000 Video Wall Processor. The new video wall processor provides users with all of the necessary functions to serve as a full-function solution with advanced networking capabilities. The product is offered as a standalone video wall solution or as an …

Vivotek Releases CC9160-H Low-Profile Network Camera

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Vivotek, a manufacturer of IP surveillance products, has added to its catalog through the introduction of its new CC9160-H 2MP network camera. Vivotek says that its latest product is a compact, low-profile solution that includes Trend Micro IoT Security, and it is available with the companion CC9160-H (HS) height strip. “Vivotek’s CC9160-H(HS) is especially designed for …